John Daly brings his grip-it-and-rip-it style to Sycamore Hills Golf Course for the 2010 Mad Anthonys Charity Classic on Monday, June 14th. John will be joined by noted PGA and Nationwide Tour professionals, including Western Open winner, Russ Cochran; Scott Simpson; Don Pooley; Jenny Gleason and Bubba Dickerson.
Since 1956, the Mad Anthonys Charity Classic has raised millions of dollars for Fort Wayne-area charities. In doing so, this event has put Fort Wayne on the map by bringing golf’s most recognizable personalities and Indiana’s most popular celebrities to the city each year.
Other professional and celebrity golfers slated to attend the event include Tommy Armour III, Bobby Gates, Jim Herman, Jamie Lovemark, Martin Piller, Danah Ford, Jenny Gleason, Meredith Duncan, Danielle Downey, Stephanie Louden, Lisa Strom, Tim Haldeman, Danny Chambers, Peter Jason, Komets’ Al Sims, PC Drouin, Colin Chaulk, Arnie Ball, Lloy Ball, Dane Fife, Jeff Rekeweg, Don Fischer, and Jason Fabini.
As a sponsor, Shindigz is hosting a putting contest of the kids and Fantastic Finish activities on the 18th hole. Tickets are $10.00 for a grounds pass and $20.00 for Clubhouse access. Children 16 and under free with purchase of adult ticket.
On the evening before the Charity Classic, the Mad Anthonys hosts the annual Red Coat dinner. At this event, the organization takes the opportunity to recognize those whose accomplishments help make Fort Wayne and the entire state a better place.
Proceeds from the Mad Anthonys Charity Classic and other fundraising activities are primarily used to provide operational support to the Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House.