Irving Welcomes Back the HP Byron Nelson Championship For The 43rd Annual Tournament
05/17/2010

The most exciting professional golf on the PGA TOUR is back in Irving, Texas May 17-23 for its 43rd annual tournament.

Online PR News – 17-May-2010 – – Press Release
For Immediate Release
Contact: Diana Pfaff
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Irving Welcomes Back the HP Byron Nelson Championship For The 43rd Annual Tournament

IRVING, Texas (May 2010) – The most exciting professional golf on the PGA TOUR is back in Irving, Texas May 17-23 for its 43rd annual tournament.

Irving has served as host city to the HP Byron Nelson Golf Championship for more than 25 years and warmly welcomes its players and defending champions, along with their fans and supporters back to the TPC Four Seasons Resort and Club Las Colinas. Past tournament champions include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els, Vijay Singh, and Adam Scott.

As one of Dallas/Fort Worth’s largest sports attractions, the ninth longest running active tournament on the PGA TOUR schedule and one of the most highly competitive tournaments on the PGA TOUR, the Byron Nelson Championship is one of the most anticipated events of the season and one of the largest charitable events in the area.

There is something for everyone at the Byron Nelson Championship. In addition to exciting professional golf, the tournament offers live entertainment during Pavilion After Dark, plus fun and free activities for kids of all ages in the KidsZone.

Top-notch Irving hotel accommodations are the perfect complement to the Byron Nelson Championship experience. Now is the time for visitors to take advantage of special hotel deals and packages, and plan their stay in Irving. For a detailed list of Irving hotel specials, visit http://www.irvingtexas.com/Meetings/HotDeals.

The HP Byron Nelson Championship is not only a great event – it represents an even greater cause.

The Salesmanship Club of Dallas, in partnership with Salesmanship Club Charitable Golf of Dallas, is sponsor of the tournament. Since its inception, the Byron Nelson Championship, has raised more than $112 million for charity, placing it at the top of the list of all-time tournament contributors on the PGA TOUR. Irving, Texas is proud to welcome back its partner for another exciting championship history.

For more information on Irving, Texas and the HP Byron Nelson Golf Championship visit, http://www.irvingtexas.com/byrontournament
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