While looking into a celebrity-charity event to be headlined by former NFL hottie Terrell Owens, Athlebrities discovered an interesting and refreshing trend among professional golfers, Bible Study.
Owens will compete in the 11th Annual Jack in the Box Celebrity Shootout to benefit the Phoenix Suns Charities and Suns Nite Hoops on Saturday March 3…scheduled to shoot hoops with Owens are Jersey Shore cast member, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro (who?); Anthony Anderson (“Transformers”, “The Departed”, “Barbershop”); Kerry Rhodes (Safety, Arizona Cardinals); and PGA Tour Golfer Bubba Watson among others. (Suns.com/CelebShootout)…but by following the Twitter breadcrumbs, we discovered that Bubba Watson has been attending Bible Study classes along with fellow professional golfers Ben Crane, Aaron Baddeley, Zach Johnson, Jonathon Byrd and Webb Simpson. Continue reading
The Farmers Insurance Open runs this week in San Diego, and inside the ropes today are several very happy Wounded Warriors caddying for Stuart Cink and Dustin Johnson as part of the ‘Caddy for a Cure’ program.
In case you don’t know: Caddy For A Cure offers the public the opportunity to experience a day “inside-the-ropes” at a PGA TOUR venue, caddying for a PGA TOUR player—with 100% of the proceeds going to charity. It’s a chance to walk the greatest courses in the nation, next to the greatest players and names in the world of golf, at a sanctioned PGA TOUR event. You can caddy for a PGA TOUR or LPGA Tour Professional and help the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund, Birdies for the Brave, and many other nonprofit charities. Continue reading