UTour Golf announces the GolfLink.com Online Open Sweepstakes

    Winning Prize package includes a trip for two to Las Vegas, two nights at
    the MGM Grand and golf at the Royal Links Golf Course

    TORONTO, Dec. 17 /CNW/ - UTour Golf, the world's first free,
full-featured, online golf game, and GolfLink.com are pleased to announce the
GolfLink.com Online Open Sweepstakes. Online golfers can enter free
tournaments labeled "GolfLink" at www.utourGolf.com for a chance to win a trip
for two to Las Vegas. The GolfLink.com Online Open Sweepstakes, sponsored by
UTour Golf, runs from December 13th to 20th.
    GolfLink.com was re-launched in August featuring professionally-produced
videos from leading golf instructors, instructional golf articles from Golf
Tips Magazine and the exclusive "My Game Toolkit" that provides a personal
dashboard to track, analyze and improve their game all year long. Today, more
than 100,000 scores have been recorded using "My Game" and the site now
features state-of-the-art social networking tools including profiles, blogs,
message boards, on-site messaging, user ratings, favorites, friends lists,
comments, and photo albums.
    "GolfLink.com is the best web resource for golf information and
instruction, including golf courses, tips and videos, score cards, game
analytics and more," said Doug Colbeck, co-founder and GM of GolfLink.com.
"The online sweepstakes with UTour Golf, provides us with the opportunity to
extend the excitement and enthusiasm of golf lovers and reach our target
audience in fresh, new ways."
    The GolfLink.com Online Open Sweepstakes is open to all registered UTour
Golf players who are at least 18-years-old and reside in the U.S. (except
Puerto Rico) or Canada (except the Province of Quebec). Any eligible player
can enter the sweepstakes by playing in one of the GolfLink.com tournaments on
UTour's site where they will have a chance to win a trip for two to Las Vegas
including roundtrip airfare from within the continental United States, two
nights hotel accommodation at the MGM Grand (double occupancy) and two rounds
of golf at the Royal Links Golf Course.
    "UTour Golf is thrilled to sponsor and kick off the sweepstakes with
GolfLink.com, as we've created a great online venue for enthusiasts to enjoy
the game and hone their skills during the off-season," said Jon Walsh, CEO of
Groove Media Inc. "UTour players can continue to expect this kind of unique,
high-level prizing in the coming months as a result of these types of joint
    The GolfLink.com Online Open Sweepstakes begins in the Tournament lobby
of www.utourGolf.com at 12:01 a.m. EST December 13th, 2007 and runs until
11:59 p.m. EST December 20th, 2007. Complete details and the official
sweepstakes rules are available at

    About GolfLink.com

    GolfLink.com is a leading social media golfing destination, providing
golfers of all interests and skill levels indispensable information about
every aspect of the game. With a host of unique offerings, including GolfLink
Travel (recognized as a Forbes Magazine "Best of the Web" for golf travel in
2005), the My Game Toolkit, professional golf tips and videos, and
descriptions of more than 20,000 golf courses and golf resorts, GolfLink
connects enthusiasts on and offline and puts useful content at every golfer's
fingertips. Since its original inception in 1995, GolfLink is one of the most
trusted and venerable golf sites on the web. For more information, visit
    GolfLink.com, a Demand Media, Inc. company, is located in Seattle,
    For additional information, please contact: press@demandmedia.com

    About UTour Golf

    UTour Golf is the world's first free online full-featured golf video
game. Players of all levels can download the game in minutes and tee off
online against competitors for fun or cash prizes. Courses are inspired by
golfing locations from around the world and offer multiple game rules
including traditional Stroke Play and Match Play. Every game offers a new
challenge with game variables that include dynamic wind and weather
conditions, variable pin and tee block placements and even variable green
speed and rough length. To play, visit www.utourGolf.com.

    About Groove Media Inc.

    Headquartered in Toronto, Canada with offices in Dublin, Ireland, Groove
Media Inc. is a global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment
software. Groove's mission is to revolutionize the video gaming industry by
combining traditional video games, skill gaming and e-commerce. For more
information, visit www.groovegames.com.

For further information:

For further information: UTOUR GOLF, Michael Haines, Managing Director,
+353 1 4151289, mhaines@groovegames.com; UNITED STATES, Eddiemae Jukes, Kohnke
Communications, (415) 777-4000, eddiemae@kohnkecomm.com; CANADA, Stephanie
Scutella, Argyle Communications, (416) 968-7311 x240,

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