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Travels Spent the Weekend with Tim Tebow for the Tim Tebow Celebrity Golf Classic

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Tim Tebow steps on to the course...in very easy to recognize attire. Making our photographer’s job much easier.
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Rion Paige and Urban Meyer share a laugh on the beautiful course.
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Kevin Sorbo tees off at the beautiful, but dreaded 17th Hole. Can the mighty Hercules do it?
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Wind...oh..no!
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Kevin was 2 for 2 on the 17th Hole.
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She’s is a tough one. Even for a guy that could play Hercules.
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Who is Hercules?
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Jockey’s lipsync Event was a crowd favorite. It was surprising what some of the celebrities did with those size 50 briefs. Tim wore them like a wrestler would.
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Danny Wuerffel proves that quarterbacks can get the ball down the field using multiple approaches.
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Dan Mullen swings and lands his shot on the Island Green.
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The carts line up for the final hole.
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Rashean Mathis poses with a fan for a photograph.
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Gator’s Coach Dan Mullen greets a fan and poses for a photo.
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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL - The Tim Tebow Foundation hosted its 8th annual Celebrity Golf Classic on Mar 3 preceeded by a Red Carpet Gala event on Friday night.  The Tournament Player Club (TPC) at Sawgrass hosted both events on their beautiful Stadium Course and clubhouse in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Tim Tebow hosted 33 celebrities, including Urban Meyer, Kevin Sorbo, Scott Van Pelt, and many others.  In total, they fielded 24 teams.  The teams were captained by the celebrity with players made up of donors and the family of Tim Tebow.

The format was a "best ball" and each tee hosted a special challenge or bonus experience.  The most popular with the fans being the lipsync competition held on the 17th hole.  Many celebrities and players cringed at the entrance of the 17th hole upon being informed of the challenge format and the required attire provided by Jockey.

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With its signature Island Green on the par-3, 17th hole being one of the most recognized in golf, this legendary track has captured the imagination golfers all over the world. It is consistently named among the top golf courses worldwide. The Stadium Course is a championship-caliber course accessible to all golf fans with a design that favors no particular player or style of play.

"This is such a special weekend that's so much more than the golf tournament," said Tim Tebow, Founder and Chairman of the Tim Tebow Foundation (TTF).  "It's a time for the TTF family to come together and celebrate what God has done through our ministry, but also to continue the momentum of changing lives.  Whether it's the sponsors, celebrities, spectators or volunteers, this weeknd really is about coming together to continue to fight for those who can't fight for themselves."

Together with the sponsors, participants and spectators, this event has raised more than $10 million in just seven years to support the outreach efforts of the Tim Tebow Foundation. 100% of all net proceeds from this event directly fund our W15H Program, Timmy’s Playrooms, Tebow CURE Hospital, Orphan Care, Adoption Aid, Night to Shine and Team Tebow.  See the Tim Tebow Foundation for more information.

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