OPAF & The First Clinics will be hosting several events as part of the AOPA
National Assembly in Las Vegas next week. Please mark your calendars and
plan on attending at least one event and show your support for the work of
the First Clinics.
On Wednesday morning, September 3, OPAF, along with AOPA and National
Amputee Golf Association will host a First Swing Learn to Golf Clinic at
Desert Pines Golf Club. Come out and see a First Clinic in person and
learn about the value of adaptive recreation offered at an introductory
level. Golf can be a part of everyoneâ€™s rehab and provides a great social
outlet as well.
Immediately following the First Swing Clinic will be the Thranhardt Golf
Classic, with a shot gun start at 1 pm, led by none of than Ted Thranhardt,
CPO (e) himself! We have some fresh new features to the Thranhardt this
year, including putting and chipping contests and a Calloway tent to try
out your next Big Bertha! No More Mulligans!
On Thursday evening at the opening cocktail party, OPAF will once again
offer our First Bid Silent Auction at the OPAF booth (859). Bigger and
Better than ever before, we have over $25,000 worth of amazing things for
you to bid onâ€¦.trips, tickets, one of a kind experiences, art, wine,
industry componentryâ€¦there is Something for Everyone! We are accepting
proxy bids from anyone who will not be in Vegas. A complete list of items
up for auction is on the OPAF website at www.opafonline.org. Bidding will
end at NOON on Saturday, so stop by, bid early, bid often and thank you for
supporting the ongoing work of OPAF and The First Clinics.
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