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Tahoe Mountain Sports announces Pro/Am Disc Golf Tournament

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Sun file photoSam Luebke of Truckee competed in the second annual Tahoe Mountain Sports Disc Golf Tournament at North Tahoe Regional Park. The two-day tournament will feature professional and amateur disc golfers Oct. 8 and 9, 2011.

TAHOE VISTA, Calif. andamp;#8212; The Tahoe Mountain Sports 5th Annual Pro/Am Disc Golf Tournament takes to the North Tahoe Regional Park 18-hole disc golf course Oct. 8 and 9, bringing disc golf professionals and amateurs to compete at high elevation. The tournament, a PDGA Sanctioned andamp;#8220;Bandamp;#8221; Pro/Am event, annually brings golfers from all over the western United States to the Tahoe Vista course, increasing Lake Tahoeandamp;#8217;s profile as a tourism destination for disc golf. This year Tahoe Mountain Sports, working with the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association (NLTRA), has been able to expand the tournamentandamp;#8217;s reach attracting players from as far as Arizona, Colorado and Idaho, bringing higher caliber players and more exciting play.Join in on the fun andamp;#8212; all levels are welcome andamp;#8212; or stop by to cheer on the professional and amateur golfers and learn about the sport. Pros are competing for cash prizes and amateur winners will receive Tahoe Mountain Sports gift certificates to use at the Kings Beach store or at http://www.tahoemountainsports.com. Tahoe Mountain Sports is your disc golf headquarters with a complete selection of Innova, Discraft and Vibram disc golf discs and accessories.The continuing success of the Tahoe Mountain Sports Pro/Am Disc Golf Tournament is due in large part to the sponsors. Special thanks goes to North Lake Tahoe Resort Association, NutSac Disc Golf Bags, Vibram, Merrell Footwear, Hostel Tahoe, Ferrariandamp;#8217;s Crown Resort, Tahoe Daveandamp;#8217;s Skis andamp; Boards, Faux Pro, Tahoe Valuation Services, Plumas Bank, Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort, Alpen Software, Brimmandamp;#8217;s A Catering Co., LOKI, North Tahoe Public Utility District, Kavu and Tahoe Adventure Company.For information contact Dave Polivy at 530-546-7001 or dave@tahoemountainsports.com.About Tahoe Mountain SportsTahoe Mountain Sports brings you backcountry and outdoor gear and specialty clothing from brands like Patagonia, Mammut, Deuter, Merrell and Black Diamond. Visit 8331 North Lake Blvd. in Kings Beach or http://www.tahoemountainsports.com.andamp;#8212; Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com