VICTORIA, BC – Tournament organizers are pleased to announce that Mt. Boucherie Winery has signed on to be the Official Wine Partner of the 2017 Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship. One of British Columbia’s premier wineries, Mt. Boucherie’s presence at the PGA TOUR Champions event in Victoria, BC will introduce the winery’s products to a key audience, making them a go-to wine brand for the golfer and golf fan.
Mt. Boucherie will be serving up its award winning wines to golf fans and attendees, event sponsors, and players on-site throughout tournament week in concessions areas around the course, in the clubhouse and hospitality tents, and during the pro-ams and related functions. Attendees will also be able to visit Mt. Boucherie in the Spectator Village to learn more about the local winery and sample its wines.
Craig McCulloch, CEO VP for Mt. Boucherie, quoted the company’s slogan as to why their wines are of highest quality: “Discover our legacy. Mt Boucherie takes care of every detail, every choice,every grape and every drop of wine produced. Our history and passion for wine is yours to enjoy.”
Celebrating their fifteenth anniversary in 2016, Mt. Boucherie Winery is located on the slopes above Okanagan Lake in West Kelowna. The name Mt. Boucherie proudly stands facing its namesake, a former volcano active more than 60 million years ago, created unique soil conditions for grape growing. An independent winery, Mt. Boucherie controls every facet of its production from vine to glass. From the vineyard to your first taste, Mt. Boucherie strives for the highest quality of wines possible and proudly bear the BC VQA seal. For more information, visit: www.mtboucheriewinery.com
The Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship brings with it a direct impact and revenue generator for the event’s host city and province. The Tournament is proud to support local companies and showcase them on the world class stage of PGA TOUR Champions. British Columbia is full of breathtaking scenery, rugged nature, and a renowned reputation for culture and hospitality — all of which is displayed through the event, whether on-site, through strategic partnerships, or on the Golf Channel broadcast.
Rudy Anderson, President of Pacific Links International commented: “Pacific Links is proud to extend this established event to support local companies, and we are delighted to be partnering with the outstanding Mt. Boucherie Winery as the Official Wine Partner of the 2017 Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship.”
The event will once again be played at The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa the week of Monday, September 11 to Sunday, September 17, 2017. Tournament week will commence with Official Pro-Am’s on Wednesday and Thursday, where participating teams will play alongside a PGA TOUR Champions professional over 18 holes of premiere golf. Competitive action will follow with 54 holes of championship play from Friday to Sunday, with no cut.
Tickets for the event can be purchased at www.pacificlinkschampionship.com
About Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship
The Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship is an official event on PGA TOUR Champions featuring the world’s premier golfers aged 50 and older competing for a US$ 2.5 million purse. Tournament play at the Pacific Links Championship will be held on the Jack and Steve Nicklaus Co- Design Mountain Course at Bear Mountain Golf Resort, Victoria, British Columbia, from September 11-17, 2017. All three competitive rounds will be broadcast live by Golf Channel to more than 200 million homes in 84 countries and 11 languages around the world.