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Reading Royals 17th Annual Slapshot Charities Golf Tournament

Monday, July 18th
Reading Royals 17th Annual Slapshot Charities Golf Tournament

Reading, PA – Grab your clubs and help the Reading Royals kick off the 2022-23 season in a charity based golf outing this Fall. The Reading Royals Charity Golf Tournament is taking place on Monday, Oct. 17, 2022 at Heidelberg Country Club (1 Country Club Drive, Bernville, PA). Entering its 17th season, the Swing into the Season Tournament features Royals players and coaches at the event as fans help the team kick off the season with a fun outing. The event includes lunch, raffle prizes, green fees, golf cart, etc.

"Slapshot Charities" is dedicated to providing assistance to charitable organizations throughout Reading and the surrounding area serving underprivileged and disadvantaged youth and their families through fundraising activities, charitable drives related to the provision of educational and recreational opportunities for children and carry on and promote charitable grants or donations as well as educational activities related to, or which may assist the accomplishment of such purposes.

Last year’s outing raised over $12,000 for Slapshot Charities and the Royals are seeking your participation and support for any even better outing ahead of the team’s 2022-23 season.

"We are excited once again to bring the fans and team together for a charitable golf outing based right here in our local community," said Royals' General Manager David Farrar. "The event is always a wonderful opportunity for fans to meet and interact with the players they'll see on the ice in October.”

Last year's tournament sold out in advance so don’t delay😊

Contact Tammy Dahms (tdahms@santander-arena.com) with any questions relating to sponsorship opportunities.

Contact Erik Jesberger (ejesberger@royalshockey.com) with any additional questions.-

Schedule of Events - Mon., Oct. 17, 2022

8:00-9:30 a.m. - Registration/Light Breakfast

9:30 a.m. - Shotgun Scramble

1:30 p.m. - Prizes/Lunch

Throughout the Outing - Putting Contest, Mulligans, Closest to the Pin on Par 3s, Long Drive Contest


More about Slapshot Charities:

Slapshot Charities is the charitable arm of the Reading Royals which participates in numerous community service events annually benefiting many local charities and organizations. The organization provides the team with the opportunity to run fundraising, sponsorships, donations, raffles, auctions, charity events, and programs. To date, Slapshot Charities distributed over $1.7 Million in cash, merchandise and tickets to school children and various fundraisers throughout Pennsylvania.

Moreover, Slapshot Charities has also assisted community organizations with their own fundraising efforts over the past two years by donations of Reading Royals merchandise, such as jerseys, and tickets.

Slapshot Charities continues to strive toward making a difference in the community. We continue to raise money for new charities as well as continue our commitment toward inspiring our community. The Reading Royals Organization will continue to expand its level of commitment.

2022-23 Season Memberships

Reading Royals season, flex memberships and group tickets are available for the 2022-23 season by visiting the Royals’ box office at Santander Arena or by calling 610-898-7825.

About the Royals

The Reading Royals, proud affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, are entering their 21st season in the ECHL. They won their first Kelly Cup championship in 2013 and have clinched playoff berths in 11 of the previous 12 seasons. They are five-time division champions and were the 2021-22 Eastern Conference champion. The Berks County Convention Center Authority (BCCCA), founded in 1996, owns the Royals and oversees operations at Santander Arena.