P.E.I. Golf Association Offers Local Golfers Travel Savings

P.E.I. Golf Association Offers Local Golfers Travel Savings

The Prince Edward Island Golf Association announced today that it has entered into partnership with the Access Global Golf and Travel Network to offer its members travel savings and rewards.

The Access Global Golf and Travel Network provides its guests and members personal travel service through a concierge desk , a “Best Rate Guarantee” on all travel and the ability to collect and redeem credits towards further travel.

Access Global was developed by the Arnold Palmer Group in partnership with International Cruises and Excursions and other golf associations. The Travel Network has access to thousands of properties throughout North America including golf courses , resorts and hotels and is able to offer members significant savings on their travel .

“Access Global offers the members of the Prince Edward Island Golf Association world class golf and travel opportunities as well as excellent special offers “said Association President, Wayne Levy.

All members of the Prince Edward Island Golf Association will automatically be registered as a guest with their 2013 membership. As a guest P.E.I.G.A. members will instantly receive a $150 golf and travel discount as well as a “Best Rate Guarantee “. The Golf and Travel Network offers seven day a week personal concierge service which makes it easy to book travel. When they use the service members accumulate reward points that can be used for future travel. They may also upgrade their membership for additional rewards and savings at over 3000 golf courses around the world.

“Our partnership with Access Global adds significant value to membership in the Prince Edward Island Golf Association. In addition to these travel benefits golfers from member clubs also have access to a number of local golf programs for men, women, seniors and juniors” said P.E.I.G.A. Executive Director Ron MacNeill.

Local golfers become members of the P.E.I. Golf Association when they join a member course. Last year the Association had over 3000 local golfers playing at 23 P.E.I.G.A. member courses.

“There are a substantial number of benefits when a local golfer joins a P.E.I.G.A. member course including access to tournaments, the ability to establish a handicap, special merchandise offers and now discounted travel savings. The cost of a P.E.I.G.A. membership is $20 so it really is a great deal and we encourage Islanders to support our member courses.” said President Wayne Levy.

Details about the Global Access Golf and Travel Network and other P.E.I. Golf Association programs and benefits can be found on its website www.peiga.ca .

Ron MacNeill