Mount Paul Golf Course, Kamloops Golf and Country Club and Talking Rock Golf Course are scheduled to participate in the annual PGA of BC Golfathon for ALS, presented by Pacific Blue Cross.
During the month of June, golf professionals from across the province will golf from sunrise to sunset to support those living with the disease.
Alec Hubert and Andrew Bentley will participate at KGCC on June 23; Dan Latin, Brian Wornstaff, Greg Lind, Jayden Grant, Dion Livingstone, Dakota Nettles and Brett Emsland will represent Mount Paul on June 28; and Nathan Grieve, Lionel Taylor, Jeff Liddle and Brian O'Keefe will hit the links at Talking Rock on June 28.
To donate, go online to golfathonforals.com.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a fatal neurodegenerative disorder that affects motor neurons that carry messages to the muscles, resulting in weakness and wasting in arms, legs, mouth, throat and elsewhere.