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Join the Gainesville Sports Commission Tee-Up at the 26th Annual Golf Classic Tournament on Nov. 13th

Join the Gainesville Sports Commission Tee-Up at the 26th Annual Golf Classic Tournament on Nov. 13th

The Gainesville Sports Commission (GSC) is hosting its 26th Annual GSC Golf Classic on Friday, Nov. 13 at Ironwood Golf Course.  Golfers can still register to participate in the GSC’s sole fundraiser of the year by calling 352-338-9300 to add your team. The tournament is a four player scramble with a 8:30am shotgun start.

The GSC Golf Classic, averages more than 100 participants from area businesses and community organizations – allowing the Gainesville Sports Commission to continue its mission of fostering economic impact and promoting recreational opportunities for Alachua County through quality sporting events. For instance, the GSC was able to fund and execute more than 38 sporting events – adding new events to the roster such as the USBC Florida State Bowling Open Championships – with the help from last year’s tournament proceeds.

All players will receive a GSC tournament golf polo, lunch, goodie bag and complimentary beverages on the course. Hole contests and team winners will be awarded following the tournament. This year’s GSC Golf Classic sponsors include Gators Den Sports Grill and Burkhardt Sales and Service.

Founded in 1988, the Gainesville Sports Commission is a not-for-profit organization that strives to promote tourism through sports. The GSC has generated more than $160 million in direct economic impact in Gainesville and Alachua County since its inception.

The GSC is still accepting foursomes and sponsorships for the 26th Annual Golf Classic. For more information or to register, contact the Gainesville Sports Commission at (352) 338-9300 or email

About the GSC:

The Gainesville Sports Commission’s mission is to be the leading voice of the sports and tourism industries in Alachua County; to foster economic development and add to quality of life through sports utilizing public and private sector resource; to recruit and create sports, recreation and entertainment opportunities for the community that produce a positive economic impact; to build an understanding in the community of the importance of sports and tourism; and to do so with skill, while meeting all industry and professional standards. For more information, visit

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