Copper Point Resort Selected To Host Kelly Hrudey & Friends Charity Golf Classic In 2012
Invermere, B.C. (September 29, 2011) –Copper Point Resort, Invermere’s newest upscale resort, and Copper Point Golf Club will host the inaugural Kelly Hrudey & Friends Charity Golf Classic taking place August 15 & 16, 2012. This charitable event will raise awareness and funds for youth organizations including; the Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre (AARC) in Calgary, The Invermere Summit Youth Centre and the local Elementary and High School Hockey Academy in Invermere.
This spectacular two-day event will feature 36 celebrities (including Catriona Le May Doan and Canadian entrepreneur and philanthropist W. Brett Wilson), 108 tournament participants and a public concert. Celebrities, presenters and golfers will play on the two prestigious golf courses of Copper Point Golf Club and will stay at the new luxury Copper Point Resort.
“We are so proud to be chosen to host this exceptional event,” said Martain Cloutier, general manager, Copper Point Resort. “We have experienced a strong first summer and are so proud to be a part of the Invermere community. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to welcome such an outstanding group of people and look forward to supporting our local community.“
“The Columbia Valley is well known for spectacular golf and is the perfect place to bring a group of friends together to celebrate our beautiful surroundings and support organizations focused on helping young people succeed,” said Kelly Hrudey, event spokesperson and well-known former NHL ice hockey goal tender and CBC sports broadcaster, “These organizations are changing lives in their communities, and we’re honoured to support them.”
Since opening this past spring, Copper Point Resort has attracted guests from all over Alberta and British Columbia to experience the spectacular on-site golf and numerous other outdoor adventures. As winter quickly approaches, the four-season resort makes it easy for guests to access the best in skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, dog-sledding, ice skating and so much more. After a busy day outdoors guests can relax with dip in one of the resort’s three hot tubs, a delicious meal at Elements Grill or a warm drink by the fireplace, standard in each of the hotel’s suites.
To learn more about the Kelly Hrudey & Friends Charity Golf Classic, please visit: www.kellyhrudeyclassic.com
To find out more about Copper Point Resort’s Getaways, please visit: www.copperpointresort.com/invermerehotelpackages.html
To find out more about ownership opportunities, please visit: www.copperpoint.ca
About Copper Point Resort
Copper Point Resort is the newest luxury resort in Invermere, British Columbia. Opened in spring 2011, this four season resort is the ultimate family getaway, providing something for everyone. Resort condominium owners and guests enjoy luxury amenities including two golf courses, indoor and outdoor pools & hot tubs, trendy contemporary Elements Grill, a fitness facility, and much more. The resort offers 203 contemporary guestrooms and suites all featuring superior finishes. Ideal for weddings and events, Copper Point offers expansive meeting space for up to 200 people, with spectacular views. Surrounded by Purcell and Rocky Mountains this resort offers whole and fractional ownership real estate and vacation hotel accommodations. Year round attractions include golf, world renowned skiing, natural hot springs and the stunning Lake Windermere. Discover Copper Point Resort. The new champion of sophisticated casual in the Columbia Valley.
About Atlific Hotels
Atlific Hotels is one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in Canada operating over 40 hotels with offices in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. Named Company of the Year in 2009 by Hotelier Magazine, Atlific Hotels has 50 years of experience managing well known Canadian hotels, resorts, and extended-stay properties and has built a reputation for best in business accounting reporting, exceptional sales and marketing programs and sound operational systems. Atlific Hotels’ parent company, Ocean Properties, Ltd. operates over 60 hotels throughout the United States. Together they manage over 100 properties in North America with a total of 16,500 rooms, which include independent hotels and resorts as well as internationally recognized hotel brands. www.atlific.com
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