Eden Prairie, MN (June 11, 2013) – The Minnesota Vikings 2013 Golf Tournament, presented by Miller Lite, will be held this Wednesday, June 12, at Rush Creek Golf Club in Maple Grove, MN. The sold-out tournament will feature over 30 Vikings players including: Jared Allen, Chris Cook, Toby Gerhart, Christian Ponder and Kyle Rudolph, among others. Vikings Alumni including Greg Coleman, Bob Lurtsema, Scott Studwell and the entire 2013 Vikings coaching staff, Vikings executives, Viktor the Viking and the Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders will be present. Proceeds will benefit the Vikings Children’s Fund.
The tournament is scheduled for a noon shotgun start followed by an awards ceremony with comments from Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman and Head Coach Leslie Frazier. The event is not open to the public. KFAN Radio will broadcast from the tournament from noon to 3:00 p.m.
Since its inception in 1978, the Vikings Children’s Fund has raised over $10 million, with over $5 million supporting research at the University of Minnesota’s Department of Pediatrics.