ORLANDO – Annika went to Legacy Middle School in Orlando today to speak to 50 physical education teachers from Orange County and the surrounding area as they completed their two-day SPARK training. SPARK, the leading physical education program for schools, is currently being implemented in 300 middle schools across Florida this spring. Annika is the […]
San Antonio, Texas (Feb. 17, 2011) – Today, The First Tee, a youth development organization that provides character education through golf, officially launched its five-year strategic plan at its Network Meeting. World Golf Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam attended today’s meeting and was introduced as the spokesperson for The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, a […]
SAN ANTONIO – Today, The First Tee, a youth development organization that provides character education through golf, announced Annika as the spokesperson for the First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, a new framework that focuses on promoting health and wellness through golf.
BRASELTON, Ga. – The 2011 ANNIKA Invitational, held annually at Reunion Resort in Orlando, Florida, earned the 2010 Invitational of the Year Award from the AJGA. The AJGA Invitational of the Year Award is given annually to the invitation-only tournament that creates an unparalleled championship experience at the AJGA’s highest-level event.
ORLANDO – Annika has been selected as the recipient of the Saint Leo Women in Sports Achievement Award and is the guest speaker for the evening’s ceremony that will pay tribute to the 25th Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day. Saint Leo, which has one of the longest-running Girls and Women in Sports […]
ORLANDO – The ANNIKA Foundation has partnered with the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF), a national CEO-led, multi-year initiative launched in October 2009 to help reduce obesity, especially childhood obesity, by 2015.
Airtime: Fri. Nov. 5 2010 | 12:03 AM ETM Former LPGA champion Annika Sorenstam discusses her transition from golf celebrity to philanthropist and entrepreneur. Click here to see the full interview.
ORLANDO – Annika recently celebrated her 40th birthday. To honor one of her greatest passions, the ANNIKA Foundation hosted an online giving campaign asking participants for a $40 donation to continue the mission of the ANNIKA Foundation. With the gifts made in Annika’s honor and a match from the ANNIKA Foundation, a $4,000 grant will […]
HAIKOU, CHINA – Annika announced today at Mission Hills Haikou that the first ever junior girls-only tournament to be held in China will take place on the Annika Course at Mission Hills Dongguan in August of 2011.
TORONTO – Junior female golf players from across Ontario will have the opportunity to play with two of the best female golfers at the fourth Scotiabank Women’s Charity Challenge. The event, taking place at Magna Golf Club on Tuesday, September 21, will feature golf superstars Annika Sorenstam, who has taken part in this tournament since […]