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2014 Summer Press Kit - Sunday River Resort to Host Second Annual New England Golf Camp

April 25, 2014

Press Release

Newry, Maine (Summer 2014)  -Sunday River Resort announced recently that it will once again host the New England Golf Camp-a sleepaway summer camp for girls and boys ages 9 through 17 who are passionately focused on the game of golf. Sunday River will also host the program's new Family Golf Camp from August 3 until August 8 for those families looking to learn and play together.  

By day, students will receive instruction from the pros of the New England Golf Camp at the award-winning, Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed, Sunday River Golf Club, and by night take advantage of resort lodging, meals, and activities such as ziplining, a Bungee Trampoline, and nine-hole disc golf course

The camp will feature six one-week sessions beginning June 29, 2014. All week-long camps begin on Sunday and end on Saturday. Tuition for the New England Golf Camp is $1,975 and includes room and board at Sunday River Resort; private and small group instruction and video analysis; greens and range fees; elite, advanced, and intermediate programs, tournament play, camp activities, and more. Airport transportation and rental clubs are also available to purchase. 

Developed by 30-year summer camp veteran Bob Siff, the New England Golf Camp will feature instruction from new Golf Camp Director, Allen Terrell of Dustin Johnson Golf School. Terrell has made a name for himself as a leading golf instructor to juniors, high school, and college players-as well as coach to PGA Tour pro Dustin Johnson since his college days.

Parents interested in learning more or enrolling their children in the New England Golf Camp can visit newenglandgolfcamp.com, call Bob Siff at 207-729-2267, or email at info@newenglandgolfcamp.com

More information on Sunday River Resort and the Sunday River Golf Course can be found at sundayriver.com.  

About Bob Siff-Bob Siff has spent more than 30 years caring for kids at some of the finest residential summer camps in the country. Having spent many years as a camp director at golf and sports camps, Siff has experience working with the American Camp Association as a Standards Visitor. He currently resides in Brunswick, Maine. 

About Allen Terrell-- Allen Terrell of Dustin Johnson Golf School has made his name as a leading golf instructor to juniors, high school, and college players-as well as coach to PGA Tour pro Dustin Johnson since his college days. Terrell has coached over 12 PGA & European Players with over 15 wins worldwide, not to mention 20-plus NCAA All-Americans. The Golf Channel mentioned Terrell as "one of the top instructors under 40" and he has also been a consultant for the Golf Federations Worldwide. 

About Sunday River- Sunday River is located minutes from picturesque Bethel Village in Western Maine's Mahoosuc Mountains. A true four-season destination, the resort offers eight interconnected peaks of world class skiing and snowboarding, the most slopeside lodging in the east including two resort hotels, and in the summer months activities including lift-serviced mountain biking, ziplines, and golf at the acclaimed Sunday River Golf Club. Sunday River is a member of the Boyne Resorts family of resorts and attractions. 

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