This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

The Manulife Financial LPGA Classic Returns To Waterloo With A Full Schedule Of Events

Lorie Kane to host a clinic in Waterloo Town Square;"Go Red" for St. Mary's General Hospital @ManulifeClassic #ManulifeLPGA

WATERLOO, ON, July 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - The second Manulife Financial LPGA Classic returns to Waterloo from July 10-14 with a full week of activities for the whole family to enjoy.


The tournament is set to kick off in the Waterloo Town Square with the BlackBerry Community Event on Sunday, July 7. This family-friendly event will feature children's activities, games, face painting, and giveaways. Renowned Canadian golfer, Lorie Kane, will make a special appearance at 1 p.m. to perform a clinic for fans.

Tournament Play

On-course events at Grey Silo Golf Club will begin on Monday, July 8 with the St. Mary's General Hospital Foundation Charity Pro-Am. Grey Silo Golf Club will officially open to the public on Wednesday, July 10, as 52 of the top female players in the field tee off for the official Pro-Am. A group of local junior golfers will get the chance to caddy for the pros at the Pro-Am as a part of the CN Future Links Walk with a Pro program. The first and second rounds of the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic will take place on Thursday, July 11 and Friday, July 12 beginning at 7 a.m. and will be televised live on the Golf Channel from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. The final two rounds on Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14 will be televised live on the Golf Channel from 3 - 6 p.m.

Charity and Volunteer Initiatives

Official charity partner, St. Mary's General Hospital Foundation, will be conducting a Pedometer Challenge in partnership with BlackBerry, encouraging fans to keep active for heart health. Pedometers will be distributed to 1000 spectators each day from Thursday, July 11 through Sunday, July 14. Participants will be entered for a chance to win one BlackBerry Z10 smartphone per day.

On Friday July 12, the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic is going red for women's heart health. Everyone in attendance is encouraged to wear red in support of St. Mary's heart health initiatives, and the women you love.  Help us "red-out" the tournament on Friday, July 12!

In addition to being the tournament's title sponsor, Manulife Financial is also the official volunteer sponsor, as volunteerism is its Signature Cause. This year, Manulife is enhancing the volunteer program to show appreciation to the 1200 volunteers who ensure the success of the tournament. Volunteers will have access to an exclusive on-course viewing area on the 12 th hole to relax before or after their shift to ensure an unforgettable experience.

Fun for the Whole Family

Presenting Sponsor BlackBerry will unveil the new BlackBerry Family Zone, located near the main entrance. This area will feature kid-friendly activities including a bouncy castle, face painting and mini putt. BlackBerry furthers their presence on the course with The BlackBerry Welcome Area, which will offer demos of the new BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 smartphones to the public. Technical representatives will be available on-site and the area will feature charging stations and other rewards for BlackBerry smartphone customers. Again this year, BlackBerry customers will receive tournament updates through the BBM Friends Updates program that was launched at last year's tournament. This on-site messaging initiative provides users with a direct connection to sponsor messaging, on-site activities and contests, upcoming schedules, weather information, and more.

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.74 -1.15%
FB $117.58 0.73%
GOOG $693.01 0.29%
TSLA $240.76 -2.81%
YHOO $36.60 0.03%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,773.64 -57.12 -0.32%
S&P 500 2,065.30 -10.51 -0.51%
NASDAQ 4,775.3580 -29.9330 -0.62%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs