Tiger launches $25 million learning centre

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:48 IST

The HG Dad Miller course was where Tiger Woods played as a child. And years later, Tiger returned to take part in a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of

Tiger launches $25 million learning centre

California:

The HG Dad Miller course was where Tiger Woods played as a child. And years later, Tiger returned to take part in a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of work on his learning centre.The landmark project will benefit disadvantaged youth and will include an education centre to build self-esteem and promote academic achievement.The $25 million centre also lays emphasis on sport, with a 23-acre golf teaching facility, consisting of a 13-acre practice area, a putting course and a 10-acre Par-3 course."It just blows my mind some times to be able to think that this little high school punk kid that used to play out here has a chance to come out and give back to where it all started," said Woods.The Learning Centre marks a major milestone for the Tiger Woods Foundation, an organisation established in 1996 by Tiger and his father Earl.



Topics : Golf
Related Articles
Tiger Woods Roars With Bogey-Free 65 in Second Comeback Round
Tiger Woods Roars With Bogey-Free 65 in Second Comeback Round
Justin Rose Withdraws to Leave Tiger Woods Solo And Last
Justin Rose Withdraws to Leave Tiger Woods Solo And Last
Tiger Woods Returns With Mixed Bag in Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods Returns With Mixed Bag in Hero World Challenge
Show Comments
Advertisement