Pittsburgh to host 2015 Professional Disc Golf World Championships
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PITTSBURGH – J. Gary Dropcho, 2015 PDGA Pro Disc Golf World Championships Tournament Co-Director, announced today that the Pittsburgh region will host the Professional Disc Golf Association 2015 World Championships. From August 2nd through August 8, 2015, four courses in our region will host the World Championships: Deer Lakes Park, Knob Hill Community Park, Moraine State Park Lakeview and Slippery Rock University, with the final day’s events being hosted by Slippery Rock University.
“We are really excited to host the PDGA World Championships here,” said Mr. Dropcho, who also serves as Course Superintendent of the Pittsburgh Flying Disc Society. “In addition to having an opportunity to showcase our region to the competitors and visitors, the event will have a significant financial impact. The 2005 Championships, held in Allentown, resulted in spending totaling $1.5 million.”