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Retired Racehorse Project Charity Golf Classic coming to Ocala Jockey Club on Nov 12

The Retired Racehorse Project Charity Golf Classic is coming to Ocala Jockey Club on Tuesday, November 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The tournament will be held at the club, located at 8300 NW 31st Lane Road, and will be a 4-player scramble-format, with lunch being served at 11:30 a.m. and a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. Awards, refreshments and a cash bar will be available upon the conclusion of the tournament.

The cost to participate is $150 per player, which includes lunch, golf cart and prizes. Contact Terry Welsch ([email protected]) or Jen Roytz ([email protected]) for more information or to reserve a sponsorship or playing spot.

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