Press Release: Martin Golf Sponsors Fry’s & Friends Pro-Am at Open

Martin Golf Sponsors Fry’s & Friends Pro-Am at Open

The Open announced a new partnership with Martin Golf Apparel. The clothier will present the Fry’s & Friends Pro-Am to start the tournament week. The private Pro-Am event will be held at CordeValle Golf Club, on Monday, October 8, 2012. The exclusive event is an opportunity to play the championship venue with a PGA TOUR professional.

“The Open is growing its presence on the PGA TOUR and in the community” said Rick Martin, Founder of Martin Golf Apparel. “Martin Golf is pleased to announce this new partnership as our brand grows its own presence among discerning golfers and high end golf shops.”

Entering its seventh year, the Open has generated more than $4 million for charity since its inception. “We are excited about our new relationship with Martin Golf Apparel as we continue our efforts to benefit charity,” said Tournament Director Jeff Sanchez. “We are proud of the positive impact that our tournament has in the community.”

About Martin Golf

Martin Golf Apparel was founded by Rick Martin, an executive in the apparel and golf industry with more than 30 years of experience. Martin Golf Apparel is committed to tradition, all-natural fibers and colors, and selling exclusively in just the finest private golf clubs. This ensures that Martin Golf customers can benefit from the latest results of the company’s ongoing quest for perfection – results that truly live up to the standards of the Martin Golf Apparel product design that being ‘as Timeless As The Game’.

About Open

Launched in 2006, Open is an official PGA TOUR tournament. Proceeds from the Open are donated to local and national charities that are working to improve the lives of others. The title sponsor Fry’s Electronics is a privately owned retailer with 34 nationwide locations headquartered in San Jose, California. Information is available on and find us on Facebook and Twitter. The Open will be played the week of October 8-14, 2012 at CordeValle Golf Club.

For more information contact:
Mary Beth Lacy
Phone: (760) 346-6942
Jeffrey Sanchez, PGA
Tournament Director Open – PGA TOUR in Silicon Valley
T: 408-487-4653
C: 408-313-4828