Make plans to tee off and putt for Special Olympics Texas in the inaugural Birdie on the Bay Golf Classic, on September 13 at the Northshore Country Club in Portland. 

Check-in begins at 11:00 a.m., followed by lunch at 12:00 p.m. and tee off at 1:00 p.m., immediately followed by an awards ceremony and refreshments, as well as a chance for participants to enter into a drawing to win fantastic prizes, including a tailgating package, a one-day shallow water fishing adventure for two and an Axis doe deer hunt.

Registration is $100 per player and $400 per four-person team.  Proceeds support more than 1,500 Special Olympics Texas - South Texas area athletes. 

Click here for a registration form or contact Alice Fulton-Garza ( at 361.857.5679.  For sponsorship information, contact Melissa Matherne ( at 512.491.2927. 

About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 44,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas;;

Coca-Cola Refreshments, Food Town, H-E-B Tournament of Champions
Charitable Trust and the Law Enforcement Torch Run

Ramonica Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Special Olympics Texas