The Ryan Sheckler X Games Celebrity Golf Tournament took plane June 26, 2012, bringing in athletes, actors, tv personalities, and industry movers to compete for a cause. The tournament raised over $150,000, a solid addition to the $820,000 The Sheckler Foundation has raised over the past four years. The tournament, in its 5th year, saw Mike Smith walk away with $20,000 after nailing a hole-in-one on the long putt, while Eero Niemela took home $25,000 after winning the hole-in-one jackpot.
“I can’t believe that it is already our fifth year of raising money for charity with this golf tournament. I am so grateful to everybody that supports the Sheckler Foundation, and gives us the ability to continue to help kids and injured action sports athletes,” said Ryan Sheckler.
June 26, 2012 (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA) – Today, Ryan Sheckler’s X Games Celebrity Golf Tournament raised more than $150,000 at the luckiest tournament in Trump National Golf Club history. Rickie Fowler, Danny Masterson, Wilmer Valderrama, Matt Leinart, Lindsey Vonn, Josh Duhamel, Andy Bell, Brody Jenner and Columbus Short joined Ryan Sheckler and friends on the links to golf for charity. Over the last four years, the Sheckler Foundation has raised more than $820,000 for charity.