The Golf Classic Returned for its 15th Consecutive Year During Sports Biggest Award Week in LA.
The Golf Classic held it’s biggest outing on Monday, July 8th in celebration of its 15-year anniversary during sports biggest award week. In partnership with Malbon Golf, dosist, Hublot and Talent Resources Sports, attendees ranging from celerbated actors, musicians, entertainment industry executives, notable athletes, and young entrepreneurs to key industry influencers came together for another year of networking and competitive golf at the Calabasas Country Club. The event was to benefit UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. (http://www.uclahealth.org/
Talent attendees included: Camille Kostek (Sports Illustrated Model Cover Star – current) *Wearing Malbon Golf, Jesse Metcalfe (“Chesapeake Shores”), Donovan Carter (“Ballers”), AnnaLynne McCord, Philip Boyd (“The Haves and The Have Nots”), Jason Wahler (“The Hills”), Ashley Wahler (“The Hills”), Jesse Lee Soffer (Actor – Chicago PD) *Wearing Malbon Golf, Schoolboy Q (Rapper), Jay Hayden (Actor-Station 19), Ryan Cabrera (Music Artist), Ryan Rottman (Actor), Chord Overstreet (Actor/ Musician), artist/influencer Crime By Design, James Farrior (Former NFL Athlete), Dashon Goldson (WAGS/Former NFL), Anna DePalma (Pro Golfer), influencers Kinya Claiborne and Rachel McCord, sbe nightlife personalities Hartwell, Cameron Klippsten, Michael Bellisario, Talent Resources Sports’ Dave Spencer, and ENTER’s Zev Norotsky (The Golf Classic Founder).
Since relocating to its new home in Los Angeles after being a staple in the Hamptons, The Golf Classic moved to a new location this year, kicking off ESPY Week at the renowned Calabasas Country Club. The 18-hole championship-style course nestled in the hills of Calabasas is equipped with lush fairways and scenic views of the Santa Monica mountains which made for a beautiful golf experience for participants. With continued involvement from premier entertainment and consumer lifestyle companies, ENTER, along with Talent Resources Sports, Los Angeles-based contemporary golf brand, Malbon Golf along with dosist, recognized as a disruptor in the health and wellness industry, and Swiss luxury watch brand HUBLOT, were the title partners on this year’s golf tournament.
HUBLOT showcased their Big Bang UNICO Golf Blue Carbon watches that were designed, developed, manufactured and assembled for avid players of the game. Powered by HUB1580 movement, the watch allows golfers to seamlessly calculate their score whilst on course, featuring aperture displays and is ultra-lightweight providing true performance. dosist, named one of Time Magazine’s Best Inventions of 2016, dosist™ is a cannabis-based wellness company. Through six targeted formulas, dosist™ aims to deliver safe, targeted, and effective solutions for some of the most common ailments. The company takes an ethical approach to production, which includes fully recyclable, medical-grade plastic and a rigorous testing process to ensure all products are safe and pesticide-free.
Players refreshed with Boxed Water, Carbonadi vodka cocktails, Brew Dr. Kombucha, DreamPops, Drink Winso and Peroni cold italian beer. Uncle Paulie’s served up lunch with a sausage and peppers grill station, while golfers also snacked on Pasta Chips and Butterfinger CandyPop throughout the day. Players received sunglasses by Goodr and kept protected by Coola suncare.
Conceived by Los Angeles’ premiere experiential marketing agency, ENTER, founding creative Zev Norotsky has curated a widely recognized tournament as one of the most coveted golf events annually, attracting key influencers, athletes, nightlife notables, celebrities, young creatives and entertainment industry elite. This year’s beneficiary was UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. Norotsky’s innovative experiential agency is nationally known for its marquee live-event campaigns for clients ranging from AT&T and Paramount Pictures to YSL Beauty and Uber, and just opened Agency Coffee Co., an hybrid coffee shop in the form of a full service counter and work space located in the popular streetwear district of Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles.
Highlights from the event
Sports Illustrated’ supermodel Camille Kostek struts her stuff on the Hublot green at The Golf Classic in Calabasas to kick off ESPY Week wearing Malbon Golf to benefit UCLA MCH
Ryan Cabrera and Chord Overstreet refreshed with Peroni while participating in The Golf Classic presented by dosist and Hublot at Calabasas Country Club to kick off Espy Week
BALLERS’ Donavon plays on team dosist at The Golf Classic at Calabasas Country Club
The Hills’ Jason and Ashley Wahler enjoy a golf date at The Golf Classic with Hublot and Malbon while hydrating with Boxed Water at Calabasas Country Club
AnnaLynne McCord strikes a pose while playing in The Golf Classic presented by dosist and Malbon in Calabasas
Rachel McCord enjoys Drink Winso sangria while playing in The Golf Classic presented by dosist, Malbon and Hublot at Calabasas Country Club
Jesse Metcalfe plays in The Golf Classic presented by Hublot at Calabasas Country Club, with snacks by Pasta Chips and Uncle Paulie’s deli to benefit UCLA Children’s Hospital
Chicago PD’s Jesse Lee Soffer hits the course at The Golf Classic to kick off Espy Week with Hublot to benefit UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital while wearing Malbon Golf
Leader in the sports & entertainment memorabilia industry, The Legends Group, hosted an exclusive silent auction with cast signed items from the “Star Wars” franchise, World-renown rock groups Queen and The Rolling Stones along with collectables from NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes, 6X Super Bowl Champion Tom Brady and a signed helmet from the 2018/19 New England Patriots and many more.
Drawing in the likes of various influencers, celebrities, athletes and entertainment industry personalities alike to compete in a friendly exhibition outside of the office. Follow along for updates @the_golf_classic #TheGolfClassic.