LOS ANGELES, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Behind every successful golfer there often stands a supportive wife. The US Open is just around the corner, and there is not a better time to honor the golfer's wife. Author of the book Honey I Love Golf But I Love You More!, Jodi Walker launched the first ever national Golfer's Wife of the Year contest and it is picking up steam.
The First Place prize is a golf and spa package for two at La Costa Resort and Spa (Voted by "Travel and Leisure" Magazine as one of the "World's Best Spas" in 2010) as well as his and her complete sets of golf clubs from Adams Golf. Second Place is a Bushnell Hybrid Laser GPS Model Number 201951 and a Ladies Gs5 Mallet Garnet Putter from Gemspot® Jeweled Putters. Third place is a one-year membership in Women on Course and a Tempo in Motion golf training tool.
Golfer's can nominate their wife or the golfer's wife can nominate herself or someone else. The wife can be a golfer too. Contestants write a short essay (500 word maximum) of why the golfer's wife should be crowned the Golfer's Wife of the Year. Submit entries online at http://www.GolfersWifeoftheYear.com by May 21, 2011. Entries can be lighthearted, humorous or as poignant as contestants wish to share. Winners will be announced by June 15, 2011.
Author Jodi Walker wrote the book Honey I Love Golf But I Love You More! to help women understand why men love the game so much and how they too can enjoy the game. Men and women learn to create a lifestyle that will keep them enjoying the "sweet spot" in golf and in life. The book brings a unique perspective on golf, love and life that both men and women can enjoy. Jodi's research even found one study that discovered golfers may even live longer. The PGA Tour shops at the airport have the book available if you are traveling.
Jodi created the Golfers Wife of the Year contest to honor the women behind the scenes and also create an awareness about the beauty of the sport to those women who might be new to the game.
Jodi Walker, author Honey I Love Golf But I Love You More!
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