Win a spot as Jones or Peckham's caddy
Ryan Jones & Theo Peckham will be going head-to-head on the links. Want to join them? Submit a photo on Facebook or Twitter today!
For a chance to win a day on the greens with the players as their caddy, simply submit a photo of you in your best Oilers Caddy attire to Facebook or Twitter by August 25 at 12pm.
Get creative and good luck!
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How it all began:
Golf has long been the summertime activity for many NHL players. While Jones had been playing regularly, Peckham only started a few months ago. According to him on Twitter, he was making some astounding progress in a short period of time: "105 to 85 in a week," he declared.
We had the opportunity to catch up with Peckham and learn more about his new seasonal passion.
Jones quickly caught wind of Peckham's big-game talk, and he responded almost immediately via Twitter. Before long, his challenge was accepted and up-tempo preparation began:
Once the game had been organization, both players were eager to welcome fans in on the fun:
Since then, both Jones and Peckham have been working hard and tuning their skill as the date approaches:
In addition to all the fun, the round will be played in a skins format; each hole will be worth a certain dollar amount. Jones and Peckham have graciously offered to make a donation to a charity of their choice through the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation.
The action gets underway on Aug. 31.
Stay tuned to edmontonoilers.com for complete coverage.