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BMW Charity Pro-Am TV coverage scheduled

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HERE GUYS A GREAT DAY FOR GOLF AND THIS IS A GREAT GOLF WEEKEND IN THE UPSTATE THE BMW CHARITY PRO-AM THE ONLY EVENT OF ITS KIND ON THE CORN FERRY TOUR. YOU HAVE CELEBRITIES. YOGOU T. PROFESSIONALS JUST TRYING TO GET THEIR WAY ON THE LADDER TO THE PGA TOUR ALL FOR THE GAT CAUSE OF RAISING MONEY FOR GREAT CHARITIES AND YOU MENTIONED THE CELEBRITIES. THERE ARE A NUMBER OF THEM HERE THIS YEAR SCEIN THIS 2001 PRO-AM FORMAT SWITCHING THE CELEBTIRIES LIST. WELL, IT’S LONGER AND LONGER. YEAR, THERE ARE SOME REALLY AWESOME NAMES THIS YEAR IN PARTICULAR. YOU HAVE GUYS LIKE KEN GRIFFEY JR. EON OF THE GREATEST BASEBLAL PLAYERS OF ALL TIME LARRY FITZGERALD THE FUTURE NFL HALL OF FAME WIDE RECEIVE CANELO ALVAREZ ONE OF THE THEREAT G BOXERS CURRENTLY IN THE WORLD. YOU ALSO HAVE AN ACTOR LIKE ANTHONY ANDERSON LARRY THE CABLE GUY, HE WAS OVER A THROUGH TODAY AND A LOT OF THESE GUYS ARE COMING TO THIS EVENT. THEY LOVE HIM SO MUCH AND THEY JUST KEEP BKAC COME BECAUSE OF WHAT A GREAT EVENT. IT’S HERE IN THE UPSTATE WHICH FEATURES ESPN GOLFN A MICHAEL COLLSIN THIS EVENT DOES A LOT FOR CHARITI LESOCALLY AND WHAT IS NOT AND IT’S JUST A FUN AND FUN PLACE AND IT’S NOT JUST ON THE GOLF COURSE. IT’S ”ABOUT ANYTHING OFF THE GOLF COURSE LIKE IT” JUST LIKE A GOOD GOOD WEEKND AA GOOD TIME. YOU KNOW THIS IS ONE OF THOSE TTHA THINGS I LOOK FORWARD TO I AM NOT YOU KNOW I AM NOT GOING TO DO EVERYTHING I WANT I GOT YOU KNOW BEYOND I TRY TO PLEASE PEOPLE, BUT YOU KNOW THE GUYS HERE MICHAEL AND EVERYONE HAVE BEEN AMAZING. THIS IS A GREAT TOURNAMENT. I’M HAPPY TO BE HERE. DURING HIS PLAYING DAYS. GRIFFEY WAS KNOWN FOR HAVING THE SMOOTHEST SWING IN BASEBALL SAID THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN HIS GOLF SWING AND HIS BASEBALL SWING IS ON THE GOLF COURSE, HE TAKES CARE WHERE THE BALL GOES WHEN HE WAS PLAYING BASEBALL. IT DOESN’T CEAR WHERE THE BALL GOES AS LONG AS IT LEAVES THE BALLPARK. HE MADE A TON OF HOME RUNS I HIS CAREER OVER 600 ONE OF THE GREATEST PLAYERS IN THE HISTORY OF THE GAME. AND WHAT A GREAT EVENT. IT’S THIS WEEKEND IN THE 20S. THIS EVENT IS HELD OVER 14 MILLION DOLLARS RAISED FOR CHARITY. WE WILL HAVE MUCH MORE TO COME FROM THE CAROLINA COUNTRY CLUB. FOR THE MOMENT

Golfers hit the links Thursday for the richest and most anticipated golf tournament upstate, the BMW Charity Pro-Am, presented by TD SYNNEX. The tournament is the 16th in the Korn Ferry Tour’s 26-event season, staged for the 14th year at Thornblade Club, Greer. The Carolina Country Club in Spartanburg is the satellite course. The field includes 160 players vying for a $750,000 purse, with a winning share of $135,000. This year’s amateur celebrities include “Black-ish” actor Anthony Anderson, former MLB outfielder Ken Griffey Jr., comedian Larry the Cable Guy, former NFL pro Larry Fitzgerald Jr. and the professional boxer Canelo Alvarez. event.Here is a preview of the TV schedule:Thursday, Round 1 – 12pm-2pm Friday, Round 2 – 8:30pm-10:30pm Saturday, Round 3 – 10pm-12am Sunday, Round 4 – 8-10am Funds raised during the BMW Charity Pro- Am 2022 will benefit five featured charities: Mobile Meals of Spartanburg, Roper Mountain Science Center, Cancer Society of Greenville County, Meyer Center for Special Children, and Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute. The community is invited to participate in the tournament’s annual Birdies for Charity program, which will continue to raise dollars by allowing individual donors to make a one-time fixed donation or pledge a cent or more per birdie during the tournament.

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Golfers hit the links Thursday for the richest and most anticipated golf tournament upstate, the BMW Charity Pro-Am, presented by TD SYNNEX.

The tournament is the 16th in the 26-event Korn Ferry Tour season, being staged for the 14th year at Thornblade Club, Greer. The Carolina Country Club in Spartanburg is the satellite course.

The field includes 160 players vying for a $750,000 purse, with a winning share of $135,000.

This year’s amateur celebrities include “Black-ish” actor Anthony Anderson, former MLB outfielder Ken Griffey Jr., comedian Larry the Cable Guy, former NFL pro Larry Fitzgerald Jr. and the professional boxer Canelo Alvarez.

To check out other celebrities attending this year’s event, click here.

This year, the GOLF Channel is the TV partner of the event.

Here is a preview of the TV program:

  • Thursday, Round 1 – 12 p.m.-2 p.m. [Live]
  • Friday, Round 2 – 8:30-10:30 p.m. [Tape Delay]
  • Saturday, Round 3 – 10 p.m. – 12 a.m. [Tape Delay]
  • Sunday, Round 4 – 8-10 p.m. [Tape Delay]

Funds raised at the 2022 BMW Charity Pro-Am will benefit five featured charities: Mobile Meals of Spartanburg, Roper Mountain Science Center, Cancer Society of Greenville County, Meyer Center for Special Children and Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute. The community is invited to participate in the tournament’s annual Birdies for Charity program, which will continue to raise dollars by allowing individual donors to make a one-time fixed donation or pledge a cent or more per birdie during the tournament.

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