July 12, 2018
The Brillion News
July 12th marks the start of the Silver Cup XVIII, where local and touring disc golf professionals will compete for $15,000 in cash at Silver Creek Park in Manitowoc and Rollin’ Ridge Disc Golf Course in Reedsville. The Silver Cup will be awarded on July 15th to the men’s and women’s champion.
“We are truly excited to host this high level of professional disc golf tournament and showcase two championship level courses here in Eastern Wisconsin,” said Jim Van Lanen, Silver Cup tournament director. “Thanks to our sponsors, Disc Golf Association and Rollin’ Ridge, as well as our team of dedicated local volunteers, players will see numerous improvements at both courses and visitors will enjoy a host of family-friendly activities.”
Spectators are invited to watch the action live and take part in the disc golf activities held alongside the competition. There will be vendors, food and beverages, educational clinics, and even fireworks, bringing the spirit of the game to attendees of all ages. For more information on the event and locations, please check the Silver Cup website.
LIST OF EVENTS
Amateur Tournament for all amateur skill levels July 7-8 8am-5pm (Silver Creek Park, Manitowoc & Rollin’ Ridge, Reedsville)
Pro Hosted Clinics – Meet the Pros Thursday July 12 from 1 – 3pm (Silver Creek Park, Manitowoc)
Pro / AM Best Shot Scramble Thursday July 12 from 4pm – 6pm CT (Silver Creek Park, Manitowoc)
Competition round one – plus fireworks Friday July 13 from 8am CT – dusk (Rollin’ Ridge, Reedsville)
Competition round two Saturday July 14 from 9am-4pm CT (Silver Creek Park, Manitowoc)
Live music Saturday July 14 starting at 7pm CT (Lighthouse Inn, Two Rivers)
Silver Cup finals – disc golf games, and awards Sunday July 15 from 8am – 4pm CT (Silver Creek Park, Manitowoc)
Disc Golf Guy Productions will be filming the top players. We would love to see a large galley following the top group of players. Spectators can pick up a program at Tournament Headquarters.
Whether competing, spectating or enjoying the fun-filled atmosphere, Silver Cup XVIII has something for everyone. Bring your memorabilia for the top pros to sign.
The Silver Cup XVIII is dedicated to bringing players and fans together, showcasing disc golf while offering a high production tournament, entertainment, and fun for everyone involved.