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December 19, 2013

2014 U.S. Senior Open Championship gift packages available

EDMOND — The 35th U.S. Senior Open, conducted by the United States Golf Association will begin July 7-13, 2014 at Oak Tree National.

There are two unique gift packages being offered this holiday season. The holiday gift packages are available now and include the following options:

Holiday Package 1: Two tickets good for any one day of the championship; One $10 merchandise gift card for $89.

Holiday Package 2: Four tickets good for any one day of the championship and one $20 merchandise gift card for $139.

Package quantities are limited and will only be sold through Dec. 31, 2013. Packages can be ordered at the Uptown Grocery and Buy for Less locations or online at www.2014ussenioropen.com

Weekly ticket packages and Trophy Club ticket packages remain on sale at a special price of $125 and $225, respectively.

Throughout the week of the championship, kids 17 and under will receive free admission when accompanied by a ticketed adult. Each ticketed adult can bring up to nine kids. The front row of each grandstand is reserved for kids and a junior exhibition will be held during the championship. For more information, visit www.2014ussenioropen. com.

ABOUT THE

U.S. SENIOR OPEN

The 35th U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National will feature a field of 156 of the world’s best professional and amateur senior golfers (over the age of 50). Star players eligible to compete include Fred Couples, Fred Funk, Bernhard Langer, Tom Lehman, and Tom Watson. The field may also include Oak Tree National’s own Gil Morgan, Bob Tway, Willy Wood and Scott Verplank. The U.S. Senior Open will mark a return to championship golf for Oak Tree National, building on its rich history. NBC and ESPN will provide at least 16 hours of live television coverage of all four rounds of the championship.

ABOUT THE USGA

The USGA conducts the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open and U.S. Senior Open, as well as 10 national amateur championships, two state team championships and international matches. Together with The R&A, the USGA governs the game worldwide, jointly administering the Rules of Golf, Rules of Amateur Status, Equipment Standards and World Amateur Golf Rankings. The USGA’s working jurisdiction comprises the United States, its territories and Mexico.

The USGA is a global leader in the development and support of sustainable golf course management practices. It serves as a primary steward for the game’s history. Additionally, the USGA’s course rating and handicap systems are used on six continents in more than 50 countries.

For more information about the USGA, visit www.usga.org.

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