Starting Time to Sponsor Welcome Reception and Hold "My mini Golf" Putting Contest at LPGA Southeast Section Championship

The Exclusive Distributors of the Fun and Exciting Golf Putting Kit in the U.S. and Canada Will Sponsor Event at Wycliffe Golf and Country Club

Oceanside, CA, April 27, 2011 --( Starting Time will sponsor the welcome reception at the LPGA Southern Section Championship being held in the Grand Lounge of the Wycliffe Golf and Country Club in Wellington, Fla., on Saturday, April 30, 2011. The LPGA Southern Section Championship will take place April 29 – May 2, and tournament participants will also be able to play My mini Golf at the event.

“Teaming up with the LPGA to showcase My mini Golf at one of the premier events on the women’s tour is part of our vision to get golfers at all levels involved in teaching children how much fun golf can be, even at an early age,” explained Hugh Penton, president, Starting Time. “We look forward to watching the competitors try their hand at My mini Golf.”

The winner of the 2011 Southeast Section Championship will be given an exemption to play in the LPGA National Championship along with an entry into the Wegmans LPGA Tour Championship. The Championship will feature a $2.5 million purse.

While at the 2010 LPGA Tour and Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) Southeast Section Championship at the West Palm Beach Golf Course in West Palm Beach, Fla., T&CP member, Annette DeLuca earned a coveted spot in the 2011 LPGA Championship field. DeLuca shot rounds of 78-68 for the victory. DeLuca teaches at the John Prince Golf Learning Center in Lake Worth, Fla.

Developed in Germany in 2007, My mini Golf earned the GolfEurope Product award and an award from an independent German toy association for quality and innovation.

My mini Golf helps to teach young golfers the skill of putting, by making it fun to play. Teaching professionals have found that My mini Golf increases the interest and enthusiasm of their students; with parents buying the golf training game to set up at home, as it is both an indoor as well as outdoor game/teaching aid.

My mini Golf transforms golf into an activity someone can pick up and play anytime, anywhere. The 19-piece professional set includes 13 My mini Golf shapes, putting disc, children’s rubber putter, score cards, two balls and a mesh storage bag. The products are made out of weather-proof, durable plastic, can be played on any smooth surface, outdoor or indoor. From backyard to basement, there is no excuse for the putting game to get rusty or for children to be bored when the weather does not permit for a day out on the course. The pieces come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors, making the game exciting and preparing golfers for any green.

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About Starting Time:
Starting Time is a golf products and training aid company. President Hugh Penton heads a team of golf experts working together to make and market leading-edge golf related accessories. Mr. Penton, a longtime golfer, inventor and business executive, has assembled a team of specialists in engineering, marketing and design to produce the company's growing lines of innovative golf products. All of the unique and original products are designed with the golfer's needs in mind. For more information, visit

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