Media Company Joins Coeur d’Alene Tribe to Promote Epson “Road to the LPGA” Tour Event
Worley, Idaho (March 4, 2021) – Circling Raven Golf Club – home of the nationally honored course in Northern Idaho and an amenity of Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel – today announces KXLY 4 News Now will serve as the title sponsor for the 2021 Circling Raven Championship, a Epson Tour “Road to the LPGA” event.
The inaugural Circling Raven Championship presented by KXLY 4 News Now is scheduled for Aug. 23-29, 2021. This is the Coeur D’Alene Casino Resort & Hotel’s first year in a three-year partnership with the Epson Tour. It will feature a field of 156 players, including some of the best female players worldwide. The rising-star competitors will vie for their share of $200,000 in prize money, one of the highest purses on the Epson Tour this year.
With a strong performance, players can also get one step closer to earning their LPGA Tour Membership for 2022, which is obtained through their year-long play culminating with the season-ending Epson Tour Championship that will be played Oct. 7-10 at the LPGA International in Daytona Beach, FL.
"4 News Now is excited to be involved in the prestigious Circling Raven Championship, a Epson 'Road to the LPGA' Tour event,” said V.P. General Manager, Teddie Gibbon. “We look forward to showcasing some of the world’s best young women professional golfers and building on the strength of our community."
Tickets to the Circling Raven Championship will be available for purchase beginning April 1 – online at cdacasino.com initially, and later at the Circling Raven Golf Club pro shop.
“It’s humbling to have News 4 Now serve as title sponsor for the Circling Raven Championship,” said Laura Penney, CEO, Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel. “They’re helping support golf for women and girls, which helps empower them on the course and in life.”
4 News Now is joined in becoming a tournament sponsor by Centennial Distribution, Wildhorse Casino & Resort, Waymaker Wealth Advisors, Bank of America, and Callaway Golf.
There are tiers of Sponsor opportunities still available, ranging in price from $3,000 to $20,000. For more details about this year’s tournament, contact Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel and Circling Raven at: 1.800.523.2464 or visit www.cdacasino.com.