Position: Director Marshals
Years as Volunteer: 44
Q: Why did you become a volunteer for the Farmers Insurance Open?
A couple of my friends had been volunteering for the Andy Williams San Diego Open and one day in 1970 they asked me to join them. They were in the Tournament Marshals committee. I started work on the first tee and the 18th green and enjoyed it so much I haven’t left since
CHARITY SPOTLIGHT: SAN DIEGO JUNIOR GOLF ASSOCIATION
This past year, the Farmers Insurance Open partnered with eight outstanding community organizations who participated in the highly successful and nationally recognized Birdies for Charity program during the 2013 Tournament. The San Diego Junior Golf Association, one of the eight Birdies for Charity programs, experienced another successful season this year.
With over 650 members participating in 50 tournaments, the last eight months have showcased the type of competitive excitement and enthusiasm we have come to expect from our local junior golfers.
But the excitement does not stop at the local level, as we have taken teams to Hawaii, Oregon, New Mexico and even as far as Scotland and Australia. These annual trips allow select junior golfers the opportunity to experience international competition of the highest level, … READ MORE »