LOS ANGELES, CA, November 23, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The 2013 GOLFZING Fantasy Golf Tournament has ended with the culmination of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba on Sunday, November 17, 2013, with Rodger Hendricks named as the 2013 Tour Champion.
Launched in 2010, GOLFZING Fantasy Golf is a feature of the GOLFZING.com website that allows members to create and manage fantasy golf teams and play against other GOLFZING members. Each week, participants pick seven professional players, and earn money for every player that makes the cut that week. Weekly prizes are awarded to the top three finishers each week, along with four quarterly prizes and one grand prize champion. Participants also earn 100 ZINGPOINTS! just for playing each week.
Over 4,000 participants took part in the 2013 Fantasy Golf Tournament in 42 individual events. 294 rounds of golf were awarded to weekly prize winners; $2,800 in gift cards were awarded to quarterly prize winners; four drivers were presented to major tournament champions; and nearly 6MM ZINGPOINTS! were distributed to members throughout the tournament.
With over $59MM YTD earned in the tournament, Rodger Hendricks was named the 2013 GOLFZING Fantasy Golf Tour Champion. Mr. Hendricks wins a $2,000 Golf Getaway Vacation, and will be traveling to Pebble Beach, California with his wife.
Preparations are already being made for the 2014 GOLFZING Fantasy Golf Tournament. With the launch of the new GOLFZING Groups, members can create their own groups at http://www.golfzing.com/groups and play fantasy golf with friends while still participating in the 2014 prize pool. The first event starts on January 2 with the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
GOLFZING.com, launched in 2010, is an innovative membership site that enables golfers to instantly book discounted tee times online at some of the country's best golf courses and clubs. Membership is free and allows golfers to take advantage of discounts and special events, play fantasy golf, and connect with other local area golfers. To learn more about GOLFZING, visit http://www.GOLFZING.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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