PEORIA, ARIZ. — The Antigua Group, Inc.—celebrating its 32nd year in business as one of the nation’s leading designers and marketers of genuine golf and sports apparel under its Antigua brand—has been named supplier of staff and volunteer uniforms for the inaugural RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup, the company announced today.
Antigua is also supplying apparel and headwear for the Pro-Am prior to the 54-hole tournament, whose field of 132 players will compete March 18-20 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Ariz.
Players competing in the Founders Cup will have their earnings donated directly to the charities of their choice, designated prior to the first round. The charitable pool for the top five finishers will be $200,000. The first-place finisher will donate a prize of $100,000, second place $50,000, third place $25,000, fourth place $15,000 and fifth place $10,000. In addition, $500,000 will go to The LPGA Foundation and its LPGA-USGA Girls Golf program.
“We are excited and honored by the chance to be an official supplier for the inaugural RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup,” says Ron McPherson, President and CEO of Antigua. “The LPGA has put together a tremendous charitable event, and Antigua looks forward to helping their efforts.”