The 2008 Newport Cup begins tomorrow, but staff members and competitors will arrive today. We'll have a cookout, the guys will get settled in, we may play some Tiger Woods on the Wii or Xbox 360 (or watch coverage, if there is any, of the BMW Championship), and in general unwind after what will be a trying day for many aboard our nation's airlines.
I along with other members of the staff will likely report on the Newport Cup - including the results - next week, but right now I'd like to take the opportunity to thank the sponsors of our event this year. FootJoy, Titleist, Leupold, Frogger, Zero Friction, and Crocs have all come through to provide our staff with a pretty nice goodie bag. All of the goodies were selected by me as "best-in-class," so their sponsorship of this event can also be taken as an endorsement of their products.
So once again, and not for the last time, thank you to our sponsors. This year's event is shaping up to be a great one, and we have you to thank.
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