Archive for October, 2016

The Different Types of Golf Contests We Insure

Friday, October 28, 2016

Do you have an upcoming golf tournament and are searching for a way to make your event more exciting? We have three solutions for you — hole in one, putting, and shootout contest insurance! Our golf promotions will enhance your tournament and reward your golfers while respecting your budget limitations.

Each insured contest we offer gives your golfers a fantastic experience and the opportunity to win an amazing prize. Learn how each promotion works below:

  • Hole In One Contest – As our most popular golf contest, hole in one insurance is a proven way to elevate your golf tournament or outing!  To run a hole in one golf contest, you will first select the grand prize and a determine the hole number and yardage distance for the participant. Once your coverage has been secured and your tournament date has arrived, golfers can compete for the chance to win big! They’ll love the opportunity to earn a grand prize and you won’t have to worry about covering the cost! Access more details on how to run a hole in one contest.

  • Putting Contest – If you want to conclude your next golf tournament with an exciting promotion, consider putting contest coverage! Prior to your golf event, you will determine the distance (measured in feet) and the contest location on the golf course. Once you have secured putting insurance, we will cover the cost of the grand prize if your putting contest produces a winner! Discover more details on how to run a putting contest.

  • Shootout Contest – If you want to give your golfers the chance to win an exceptionally amazing prize, this is the promotion for you! An insured shootout contest allows you to offer a grand prize cash amount of up to $1 million. Once the details of your tournament are determined and you have purchased prize coverage, US Hole In One will pay out the prize amount if a lucky participant manages to successfully make the ace during the contest! Here are further details on how to run a shootout contest.

Now all that’s left to do is decide which golf contest best fits your event. If you can’t quite decide, why not sponsor all three! Contact US Hole In One to sponsor prize coverage by calling 888-882-5440 or emailing us at

Calling All Auto Dealers!

Friday, October 21, 2016

Are you in the automotive industry and a lifelong fan of golf? If so, US Hole In One is the company of your dreams. We serve a diverse array of clients, and many of our longtime customers are auto dealerships. Auto dealers are frequent sponsors of hole in one, putting, and shootout contests at golf tournaments, and with very good reason. Our golf promotions represent a creative opportunity to promote your brand and offer a vehicle as an amazing prize for a lucky winner!

To demonstrate our appreciation for our partnerships with auto dealers, we implemented an Authorized GM iMR Turnkey Program to help you save big! Using this program, GM dealers nationwide are able to save up to 25% on hole in one coverage each year by choosing US Hole In One. We are the #1 supplier of hole in one insurance in the auto industry. We offer automatic billing to your dealer open account (BARS) and automatic submission for iMR reimbursement! Our GM clients receive over $400 worth of supplemental marketing materials, including customizable car magnets, tee prizes for every golfer, and signage for the grand prize and bonus prizes!

Perhaps you’re an auto dealer but don’t play golf too often. If this is the case, our sister-company Interactive Promotions Group is here help you out! IPG helps you to plan and execute exciting promotions that offer insured grand prizes to build your brand, raise funds, and solve your business objectives in a unique, exciting, and affordable way. IPG offers several auto-themed promotions that will increase sales at your dealership and generate crowds and excitement in your show room.

Drive your way to success through our auto dealer program and get started on saving big today! Contact us by calling 888-882-5440 or emailing us at

Elevating Your Tournament Experience for Your Golfers

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

It’s an exciting time for golf aficionados. The Safeway Open begins this week and is the first golf event of the 2016-2017 PGA Tour season. The event goes from October 12 to 16 and has an exciting lineup of players that will be competing.

Tiger Woods was originally slated to participate in the Safeway Open but announced earlier this week that he would not be playing because he felt his game was not up to par. Fans were sad to see him go, but nevertheless, the event features a number of talented golfers. We can’t wait to see them perform their magic. Collin Morikawa, Aaron Wise, and John Rahm have all received sponsor invitations to play. Patrick Rodgers, Paul Casey, and Charles Howell III will also be participating, among others. NBA MVP Steph Curry will even be participating at the Pro-Am event!

High-profile golf events are a great way to cultivate and strengthen fan enthusiasm, while promoting brand awareness for the PGA Tour. While you may not be able to host a PGA Tour event at your next tournament or outing, you can still take extra steps to excite your golfers. Sponsor a hole in one, putting, or shootout contest and offer amazing grand prizes to elevate their event experience. Our promotions are unique, exciting, and the perfect way to make your business stand out.

We’re excited to see how the Safeway Open plays out, and we’re even more excited to see the results of your next golf promotion! Increase your guests’ experience at your upcoming sporting event and get people talking about your brand. Contact us today by calling 888-882-5440 or emailing us at to get coverage!

Ryder Cup 2016: Go Team USA!

Friday, October 7, 2016

The Ryder Cup has distinguished itself as a high-profile sporting event both within golf and the entire sports entertainment industry. The 41st Ryder Cup proved to be all the more glorious for American golfers as we welcomed an an exciting victory. The United States emerged victorious and won the trophy for the first time since 2008.

On day three of the event, Patrick Reed was up against Rory McIlroy, fueling a spirited rivalry between US and UK fans in the stands. In another prominent match, Sergio Garcia battled Phil Mickelson. The United States team ultimately won 17-11 at Hazeltine National. This country has not witnessed such a margin of victory in the Ryder Cup since 1981. Fans everywhere celebrated the amazing victory, and we’re already looking forward to the 2018 Ryder Cup in Paris.

If you are looking to replicate the passion and talent created by the 2016 Ryder Cup, US Hole In One is here to help you! Excite fans and golfers alike by hosting a hole-in-one, putting, or shootout contest at your next golf tournament. Call us at 888-882-5440 or email us at to get started.