(Clymer NY) – The PGA has returned to Chautauqua County this week with the LeCom Health Challenge this week at the Upper Course at Peek’N Peak Resort and Spa. The event is part of the PGA’s Web.com tour, featuring rising The Peak has previously held the then called Nationwide Tour events from 2002-2007, hosting a variety of today’s’ best golfers including: Jason Day, Bubba Watson, and Zach Johnson. At the time of this post, there was a three way tie for first at 6 under between Argentine Miguel Angel Carballo, Sebastian Cappelen of Denmark, and American Nate Lashley.
Tickets are $10 a day and the event will be broadcast on the Golf Channel from 1:30 to 4 pm on July 7th and 8th and from 1 to 4pm on July 9th and 10th. Proceeds benefit the LECOM Student Scholarship Fund, Mikey’s Way Foundation, the United Way, Jamestown Community College Foundation and many other charitable organizations in the area. For more information visit http://www.lecomhealthchallenge.com.
Peek’N Peak’s two 18 hole courses are just a part of the great golfing options in the area. Chautauqua was named Golf Digest’s “Best Little Golf Town” in 2002 for its access to and diversity of courses, value priced fees and number of quality golf days. Chautauqua County has over 20 golf courses including: Holiday Valley in Ellicottville, two 18 hole courses at the Chautauqua Golf Club, and Tri-County Country Club in Forestville. There is a great interactive map with listings of courses available at http://www.golfnewyork.com/map