Golf brand tees off summer holidays with store opening

Golf retailer, American Golf is launching a new store at Crown Point Shopping Park, Leeds today.

The 6,500 square foot store will launch with ten days of free, family friendly activity, designed to offer the ideal way to tee-off the summer holidays.

Golf-loving Leeds United legends, including Jon Newsome, Andy Couzens, Jermaine Beckford and Mel Sterland will be attending between 1pm and 4pm on 22nd July; with Imre Varadi, Kevin Sharp, Andy Hughes and Neil Aspin attending during the same hours on Saturday 23rd July. The players will be signing cards as well as taking part in an American Golf challenge.

The event will also see brands such as PING, Garmin, adidas and Stromberg run daily store takeovers, with tour buses, goodie bags, golfing challenges, live music and much more.

The new Leeds Crown Point store will feature three custom fitting bays, each with GC3 technology, a contoured putting green and it will boast an unmatched selection of clothing, featuring new brands such as Hugo Boss, Galvin Green and J.Lindberg. It will also have an extensive kids-clothing range and host major footwear brands such as Duca Del Cosma, Royal Albartross and Payntr.

Gary Favell, CEO, American Golf

Gary Favell, CEO, American Golf said: “We’re incredibly excited to be opening our Leeds Crown Point store this month, and we couldn’t think of anything better than announcing our arrival by treating our customers to 10 days’ worth of family friendly fun to get into the swing of the summer holidays!

“American Golf is passionate about driving forward inclusivity within golf, meaning that throughout our retail stores and leisure ranges we cater for all golfers. Whether children, adult, male, female, seasoned on the course or beginners – our aim is to encourage participation so that everyone can discover the joy of golf.

“This is the first time that we have opened a store in this manner, and we’d encourage as many people as possible to head over and join in the fun!”