Kodak Challenge Visits Hole #13 at The McGladrey Classic

Kodak Challenge Visits Hole #13 at The McGladrey Classic on
October 13-16

Tringale Chasing Lunde as Kodak $1 million Competition Down to Two Holes

ROCHESTER, N.Y., October 10, 2011 – Just two holes remain in the 2011 Kodak Challenge, as the $1 million competition visits hole No. 13 at the McGladrey Classic on October 13-16. 
Kodak leader Bill Lunde (-19) is not playing this week, leaving a window of opportunity for his closest competitor, Cameron Tringale (-17).  The tricky par 4 No. 13 on the Seaside Course at Sea Island, GA represents one of Tringale’s last chances to catch Lunde.

Tringale is the only remaining PGA TOUR pro within striking distance of Lunde, who has led the Kodak Challenge for 20 consecutive holes; since posting a birdie on the final hole of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on March 25.  Catching Lunde will not be easy, however.  Tringale will need to deliver an eagle on one of the two final Kodak holes, both of which are par 4s; beginning this week on the tricky No. 13 on the Seaside Course.

The McGladrey Classic is the 29th of 30 tournaments to participate in the $1 million Kodak Challenge competition. The Kodak Challenge concludes on hole No. 17 at the Children’s Miracle Network Classic on October 20-23. 

The Kodak Challenge celebrates beautiful holes and memorable moments on the PGA TOUR and challenges players to perform their best on 30 designated Kodak Challenge holes. They must play at least 18 of the 30 designated Kodak Challenge holes. The player with the lowest cumulative score on his best 18 Kodak Challenge holes will win $1 million. 

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Kodak Challenge McGladrey Classic
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Kodak Leaderboard
Name                                 Holes Played                   Score
Bill Lunde                     22             -19
Cameron Tringale           22               -17
Blake Adams                 24               -16
Josh Teater                     23           -16
Tommy Gainey 24 -15
Jarrod Lyle                   21               -15
Vaughn Taylor 21 -15
Chad Campbell 20 -15
Chris Stroud 20 -15

About the Par 4, 408-yard Hole #13 at The Seaside Course
Golfers need to take steady aim off the tee as this dog leg left has bunkers along the entire right side of the fairway and a marsh along the left.  Depending on the wind, a driver will still leave golfers with a middle iron in to the green, which is protected by a front side bunker. 

Kodak’s marketing partnership with the TOUR includes the designation as Official Imaging Provider of the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour and Nationwide Tour, including cameras, printers and scanners. For more on the Kodak Challenge visit pgatour.com/kodakchallenge. Fans can also follow the Kodak Challenge at facebook.com/kodakchallenge, twitter.com/kodakchallenge, and 1000words.kodak.com/kodakchallenge.

About Kodak
As the world’s foremost imaging innovator, Kodak helps consumers, businesses, and creative professionals unleash the power of pictures and printing to enrich their lives. To learn more, visit http://www.kodak.com and follow our blogs and more at http://www.kodak.com/go/followus.  More than 75 million people worldwide manage, share and create photo gifts online at KODAK Gallery – join today at http://www.kodakgallery.com.
 
About PGA TOUR

The PGA TOUR is the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, co-sanctioning more than 100 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour and Nationwide Tour.

The PGA TOUR’s mission is to entertain and inspire its fans, deliver substantial value to its partners, create outlets for volunteers to give back, generate significant charitable and economic impact in communities in which it plays, and provide financial opportunities for TOUR players. In 2011, the three Tours collectively have tournaments in 29 states and in 12 countries and territories outside of the United States. PGA TOUR tournaments are broadcast to nearly 600 million households in 225 countries and territories in 30 languages.

Virtually all tournaments are organized as non-profit organizations in order to maximize charitable giving. In 2010, tournaments on the three Tours generated more than $120 million for local charitable organizations, bringing the TOUR’s all-time total of charitable contributions to more than $1.6 billion. The PGA TOUR’s web site is PGATOUR.COM, the No. 1 site in golf, and the organization is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

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