FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 2, 2023 (Paradise Island, Bahamas) – In conjunction with this year’s White Sands Bahama NCAA Invitational this month, Atlantis Paradise Island is offering a chance to win a five-day, four-night golf getaway at the fabulous resort, complete with flight and dining credits, and the chance to play the prestigious Ocean Club Golf Course. The getaway package is valued at $4,850. Visit www.bahamasgolfgetaway.com to complete an entry before Oct. 9.
The winner will be announced Oct. 10 through the social media channels of the White Sands Bahamas Invitational, in advance of the start of the back-to-back men’s and women’s collegiate tournaments there. The winner must redeem the getaway package between Oct. 13-31, 2023.
“The Bahamas is the ideal destination for a dream vacation this October,” said Latia Duncombe, director general, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments and Aviation. “We invite you to enjoy our warm hospitality, beautiful white sand beaches, and endless cultural attractions.”
“We welcome the chance to showcase our incredible destination resort,” said Audrey Oswell, president and managing director, at Atlantis Paradise Island. “Our collegiate teams come to play for a title in the White Sands Bahamas NCAA Invitational each year, but they leave with memories for a lifetime. And you can too.”
Nine men’s and 11 women’s teams will compete in back-to-back weeks from Oct. 20-29 at the Ocean Club Golf Course. It will be the fourth year for the event, first held in 2019.
The men’s teams competing are Georgia State, Jacksonville State, North Alabama, North Texas, Santa Clara, Southern Illinois, St. Mary’s, Wichita State and Wofford. The women’s teams entered are UNU-Charlotte, Delaware, Eastern Kentucky, Eastern Michigan, Grand Canyon, Kansas State, North Florida, Santa Clara, Tampa, Troy and Tulane.
For more coverage of the 2023 White Sands Bahamas NCAA Invitational, follow @WhiteSandsBah on social media and use the following hashtags: #WhiteSandsBahamas and #WhiteSandsNCAA or visit WhiteSandsBahamas.com
ABOUT THE BAHAMAS
With over 700 islands and cays and 16 unique island destinations, The Bahamas lies just 50 miles off the coast of Florida, offering an easy fly-away escape that transports travelers away from their everyday. The Islands of The Bahamas have world-class fishing, diving, boating and thousands of miles of the earth’s most spectacular water and beaches waiting for families, couples and adventurers. Explore all the islands have to offer at www.bahamas.com or on Facebook, YouTube, or Instagram to see why “It’s Better in The Bahamas.”
ABOUT OCEAN CLUB GOLF COURSE
Atlantis Paradise Island’s Ocean Club Golf Course offers a challenging and beautiful course for golfers desiring championship play. Masterfully conceived, the Tom Weiskopf-designed 18-hole, par 72 championship course stretches over 7,100 yards on Atlantis’ peninsula. The course has hosted iconic sporting events such as the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational (MJCI), the Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf Tournament and the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. For more information about Atlantis Paradise Island resort and the Ocean Club please visit www.atlantisbahamas.com.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
For White Sands Bahamas NCAA Invitational
Contact: Mike Harmon
BAHAMAS MINISTRY OF TOURISM, INVESTMENTS & AVIATION CONTACT:
Atlantis Paradise Island