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2011 U.S. Women’s Open Is Right Around the Corner

There is ALWAYS something to do in Colorado Springs, and next week is no exception.  The 2011 U.S. Women’s Open is coming to The Broadmoor July 4-10, 2011. You will be able to see 156 of the best amateur and professional female golfers from around the world compete on the Broadmoor East Course for the title of U.S. Women’s Open Champion.  More than 125,000 spectators are expected throughout the week.  Plus, NBC Sports and ESPN will provide national television coverage, while international outlets will broadcast the Women’s Open to more than 50 countries.

  • Hall of Fame golfer Annika Sorenstam is the honorary chair for the 2011 U.S. Women’s Open.
  • Top players including Cristie Kerr, Suzann Pettersen, Karrie Webb, Stacy Lewis, Sandra Gal, Morgan Pressel, Michelle Wie, and defending champion Paula Creamer will compete for the title.
  • Kids 17 & under will be admitted free with a ticketed adult.  Tickets start at only $20.
  • More than 3,000 volunteers will be involved in 30 different committees.
Kissing Camels Golf Course

We hope that you’ll be able to make the trip to spend the day or even a few days in Colorado Springs next week and be a part of history.  I’d also like to mention that we still have a few rooms available at our Lodge.  For rates and information about the different packages that we offer, please visit our website, LodgeatGGClub.com. You’ll probably feel inspired after watching the ladies play, so we recommend taking advantage of our golf package, which will allow you to play our 27-hole  Kissing Camels Golf Course.  It’s a popular option this time of year!

In addition to enjoying amazing mountain views, anyone who books a Lodge room at the Club will have access to our free shuttle service to/from the U.S. Women’s Open. Our shuttle will transport our Members and guests from Garden of the Gods Club to the U.S. Women’s Open and back throughout the day (7:30 am to 7:30 pm) starting on Thursday, July 7th, and ending on Sunday, July 10th. So just leave everything to us, and we will take very good care of you!

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