2013 2013 New New York Heidmar Blue && Gray Golf Golf Classic Classic2013 Auction GuideDuring the last seven months, we have been extremelyfortunate to have individuals and organizations contributeauction packages for the 2013 New York Heidmar Blue& Gray Golf Classic which benefits U.S. MerchantMarine Academy Athletics.We encourage you to gather your friends, family andbusiness associates to review our auction guide andconsider a donation in a form of a bid at our upcomingtournament on Monday, July 29.There are nearly 70 different packages to consider, all ofwhich were donated to help raise funds for the Academy.If you are unable to attend the outing or dinner and wouldlike to bid on any of these items, contact me at 516-773-5544. I will arrange for a person to be your proxy at theouting. This has been successful in the past.Have a great time reading and if you have any questionson the items and possible restrictions, please contactme at 516-773-5544 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Sincerely,Gregg Matalas - Director of Marketing / Blue & Gray
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicAmerica’s Cup 12m Sailing8-10 Person cruise or hands-on racing• 8-10 person experience on a 12m Yacht• Three (3) hours in Long Island Sound• Sailing period May 15-Nov. 15 and subject to availability• Provisions: Iced mineral water and hydration beverages• No expirationOn the 12m America’s Cup Yachts, America II-US 42, orLionheart K18 you and your guests will experience the speedand power of an actual America’s Cup racing yacht in a three(3) hour hands on, or leisurely hands-off, offshore experience.These America’s Cup Class 12m yachts campaigned forthe 1987 America’s Cup in Perth, Australia on behalf of theNew York Yacht Club’s America II syndicate to help bring theAmerica’s Cup back to the US. In 1980, they challenged forGreat Britain in the America’s Cup in Newport, RI. Your sailor match race will depart from its seasonal home port at theDelamar Hotel dock on Greenwich Harbor into the watersof Long Island Sound between Greenwich, CT and OysterBay, NY for a hands on, fun filled, one-of-a-kind experience.America’s Cup 12m Yachts are the most beautiful, fastest“purpose built” racing yachts money and technology couldbuild in their day.This package was donated by the12m Yacht Development Foundation.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicThe Horned Dorset PrimaveraPuerto Rico Beach villa• Four (4) night stay in Rincon, Puerto Rico• Sleeps four (4)• Must be used between Sept. 1 and Dec. 15• Last night can not be past Dec. 14• Private villa on the beachRincon, Puerto Rico is known for some of the clearest, calmbeaches in the Caribbean. Renew your spirit in this beach frontvilla, situated on eight (8) private acres of tranquility. The HornedDorser Primavera Resort is comprised of whitewashed villaswith Spanish colonial architecture. “Charming Moroccan-stylesuites” have white marble floors, oversized tubs, and privateplunge pools. This unit sleeps four (4), offering endless oceanvistas, private plunge pool, and 1,400 sq. feet of luxury on twolevels. Unit includes two marble baths, Moroccan furnishings,internet access, cable television & Bose sound systems.The package was donated byRobert Nuzzi and The Rampart Group.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicjets at patriotsboston weekend• New England Patriots vs. New York Jets @Gillette Stadium• Patriots home opener - Thurs., Sept. 12, 2013 - 8:25 pm• Four (4) Tickets (Lower Level)• Hotel accommodations at The Colonnade Hotel – Boston• Two (2) nights in Boston (Thurs. 9/12 - Fri. 9/13)• Two (2) rooms at The Colonnade Hotel – Boston• Includes Pre-Tailgate in Gillette StadiumWhat’s turning into one of the most heated and passionaterivalries in sports, the Patriots and Jets series is one of themost talked about match-ups of the season. There is no wayaround it, these teams and fan bases love to hate each other.This package is for a wonderful VIP experience in Boston towatch the New England Patriots take on the New York Jets atGillette Stadium on Sept. 12.The package was donated byTom Brady, Sr. of Thomas Brady and Associates.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicnew york jetslUXURY suite FOR fOUR (4)• Four (4) tickets in a New York Jets suite• Mutually agreed upon game (Includes Patriots Game)• All-inclusive food & beverages (Beer and Wine)What’s better than tickets in a brand-new stadium? Tickets ina SUITE at MetLife Stadium! Experience luxury at its finest ina New York Jets Suite at MetLife Stadium. A luxury suite withthe Jets means more than just a first-class environment towatch NFL Football. Whether you are making memories withfamily and friends or entertaining clients, MetLife Stadium willmake a lasting impression.This package was donated byMichelle McGee and the New York Jets.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicANNIKA ACademygolf instruction / vacation• Two (2) nights at Reunion Resort just outside Orlando• Accommodations in a two-bedroom Villa• Half-day of golf instruction w/ANNIKA Academy Instructor*• Full-Service breakfast each morning of golf instruction*• 18 holes of golf in afternoon (includes green & cart fees)*• Gift package from Annika*• Subject to availibilty of golf program scheduling**This vacation / golf package can be utilized by one or twoperson(s). The package includes two (2) “Player’s One-Day Program” at the ANNIKA Academy, the renowned golfteaching facility founded by Hall of Fame LPGA golfer AnnikaSorenstam.Just minutes from Disney World in Orlando, this three (3) day,two (2) night getaway can be anything you want it to be. Getin a full day of golf one afternoon with a spouse or friend, orspread it over two days as a single.There’s literally no other place like Reunion Resort. The resortis the only one in the world featuring golf course designs byJack Nicklaus, Tom Watson and Arnold Palmer. You can alsocatch the daily Disney fireworks display from the pool deck onthe rooftop!This package was donated by Bob Featherer ’68.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicStratton Mountainski weekend in luxury home• Three (3) night weekend trip in Jan. or Feb.• Thurs., Fri., and Sat. Nights• Mutually agreed upon weekend• Up to three (3) couples• Does NOT include lift tickets or ski expensesStratton Mountain Ski Resort in Vermont is a top ski andsnowboard resort, and summer and winter getaway. Enjoy amagnificent three (3) night stay in a luxurious home at themountain. The house has five (5) bedrooms that includes 12beds, but the trip is best for up to three couples, who havechildren. Enjoy the cold nights with a fireplace and a 20-personhot tub/pool in the basement.This package was donated byRon Betancourt ‘82.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicManning vs. ManningNew york giantshome opener• Manning vs. Manning• Four (4) tickets - Section 213• 50-Yard line seats• Complimentary VIP Parking• NY Giants Home Opener vs. Denver Broncos• Sun., Sept. 15, 2013• Game Time: 4:25 p.m.According to the secondary ticket market broker Vivid Seats,the Peyton vs. Eli Manning quarterback matchup is the hardestticket to buy in 2013. Enjoy four (4) amazing seats in one ofthe most sought after games of the year as the New YorkGiants host the Denver Broncos.This package was donated byA.J. McAllister and Wayne Stiles ’75 of McAllister Towing.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicroyal caribbeanSeven (7) Night caribbean cruise• Royal Caribbean Cruise for Two (2)• Seven (7) Night Cruise• Inside or outside stateroom• Valid between 6/29/13 - 7/1/14• Blackout dates Include: Christmas/New Years, Easter/HolyWeek, Thanksgiving, Peak Summer Months (July/August)and not valid on new ships during inaugural year.When it comes to beautiful beaches and sparkling blue waters,the Caribbean really is in a league of its own. And no one doesthe Caribbean better than Royal Caribbean International®. Thereare countless adventures within reach on your cruise vacation—get up close and personal with stingrays in Grand Cayman. Trekthe El Yunque Rain Forest in Puerto Rico and the Mayan Ruinsin Cozumel. Or simply relax and soak up the sun in one of thebest regions for a vacation in the world.This package was donated byTom Fedoration ’75 and Royal Caribbean International.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicu.s. open Women’s finalsSunday, september 8, 2013• Sunday, September 8, 2013• Four (4) Tickets - U.S. Open Women’s Finals• Includes Men’s Doubles Final Session• Morton’s The Steakhouse - $225 Gift Certificate• Two (2) Rooms at The Andrew Hotel (Sat. or Sun. Night)• LIRR access to stadium across from The Andrew• Must choose hotel night by Aug. 5.Watch the world’s best female tennis players compete forAmerica’s glory, the U.S. Open Championship on Sunday,September 8, 2013 in Arthur Ashe Stadium. This packageincludes four (4) tickets to the championship game along witha two (2) room accommodation at The Andrew Hotel in GreatNeck (NY) for either Saturday or Sunday night. The hotel,which is already sold out, sits across the street from the LongIsland Rail Road giving you, literally, door-to-door service tothe stadium. Also enjoy dinner in Great Neck at Morton’s TheSteakhouse with the first $225 on us!Tickets were donated by John Sexton ’75 of Ecoenergy.Accommodations provided by The Andrew Hotel.Morton’s The Steakhouse certificate provided byLori Ann McGuinness of Morton’s.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicmayflower inn & spa#2 spa in U.S. by conde nast travelers• Located in Washington, CT (Litchfield Country)• Four (4) days, three (3) nights• Luxurious suite accommodationsThe Mayflower Inn and Spa is located in the idyllic town of Washington,CT less than 2 hours from New York City. At this luxury NewEngland getaway, you will discover a country house hotel of magnificentproportions complete with a full-service luxury spa.The Mayflower’ssuperb setting in the New England countryside is combinedwith the elegance of Relais & Chateaux five-star, five-diamond accommodations.Each of the 30 guest rooms are individually decoratedto offer a unique experience. The luxury New England Resort& Spa was designed and developed to be a continuum of top levelservice for all guests to enjoy.Received a 92.7 score from Conde Nast 2012 Readers-ChoiceAwards, making it one of the most desirable Resorts & Spas in thecountry. Designed to set a new standard in stress reduction, theMayflower Spa, AAA Five-Diamond and Mobil Five-Star winner andrecipient of Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List 2010, ranking secondin the “favorite hotel spa” category, offers a distinctive destinationspa experience.This package was donated by the Mayflower Inn and Spa.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicocean city (Md.) condoweek stay on beach• Week Stay - Ocean City, MD• Condo directly on the beach• Four (4) bedrooms• Review dates below - These are non-negotiable datesWhether you’re looking for a classic family vacation at thebeach, 17 outstanding golf courses, world-famous sport fishingor a weekend getaway, Ocean City, MD delivers everythingyou desire.Enjoy a one-week stay in Ocean City, MD, during October2013, November 2013, March – June 14, 2014 (excludingMemorial Day Weekend) or otherwise as available and ableto be scheduled.There are two (2) units to choose from, each with four (4)bedrooms, with at least two (2) baths and direct oceanfront,private deck. Each unit is advertised to sleep 10-12, however8-10 would be much more comfortable.This package was donated by Don Toenshoff ’84.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classic“#1 Resort in the United States”- Conde Nast TravelerThe resort at Pelican hillNewport Beach, Ca.• Two (2) nights in a luxurious Bungalow Guestroom• Round of Golf for Four (4)• Some restrictions and blackout dates may apply with majorrestrictions during summer months. Not valid on holidays,holiday weekends, or special events• Will not be replaced if lost or stolenExperience the world’s top-ranked golf resort with a two (2) nightstay in a luxurious Bungalow guest room, a round of golf for four (4)players on one of two Tom Fazio-designed championship courses.The Resort at Pelican Hill and The Spa at Pelican Hill have bothachieved one of the highest global hospitality ratings by earningFive Stars in the 55th annual ratings by Forbes Travel Guide,formerly Mobil Travel Guide. Located along the coast of NewportBeach in sunny Southern California, Pelican Hill is the first and onlyFive-Star property in Newport Beach, among just 76 worldwide toearn the top Forbes Five-Star Award this year.This package was donated by The Resort at Pelican Hill.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicPinehurst luxury home packageschoose 1-of-3 Packages (Not valid June 2014)• Each package includes accommodations in a luxury Pinehurst home just outside Pinehurst Village, NC• Each package includes the option to golf any of the Pinehurst golf courses with David Ogden, friend of theUSMMA and member of Pinehurst Resort• Each package includes the option to purchase services within the Pinehurst Resort & SpaPinehurst #2 Golf Package for Three (3): For the first time, the USGA will be hosting the Men’s and Women’sU.S. Open at the same golf course in back-to-back weeks. This is your chance to golf one of the best coursesin the United States as they make preparations for the 2014 championships. This two (2) night package is forthree (3) people to golf Pinehurst #2 with David Ogden, friend of the USMMA and member of Pinehurst Resort.Additional golf can be arranged at your own expense. Not valid during June 2014.Pinehurst Resort Spa Package for Four (4): This two (2) night package is for four (4) people and includes four(4) spa services at the Pinehurst Resort and Spa. Additional golf and spa services can be arranged at your ownexpense. Not valid during June 2014.Par-2 Package: This two (2) night romantic getaway is for two (2) people to stay in a luxury home in Pinehurst,NC. Additional golf and spa services can be arranged at your own expense. Not valid during June 2014.This package was made possible by David Ogden and DogDenGolf.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicThe homestead 1766hot springs, virginia• Resort Accommodations for Two (2)• Three (3) Days, Two (2) Nights• Two (2) Rounds of golf for two (2)• Swimming and Fitness Center Use• Afternoon Tea and Nightly Movies• Expires February 8, 2014Discover The Homestead, Virginia’s finest mountain resort. TheHomestead is also the home of two of the finest golf coursesin the country. Among the championship greens is the finestVirginia mountain golf course - the legendary Cascades Course,designed in 1923 by William S. Flynn. Also offering exceptionalplay are the historic Old Course and the Robert Trent JonesdesignedLower Cascades. The Homestead’s Cascades Courseranked #27 in the Top 100 Courses You Can Play and the #1public course in the state of Virginia, Golf Magazine (2010).This package was donated by ClubCorp.barton creek resort & spaaustin, texas• Two (2) night stay for two (2) people• Two (2) Rounds of golf for two (2)• Either Crenshaw Cliffside or Palmer Lakeside Golf Courses• Service charges and tax not included• Expires August 8, 2014For nearly a quarter-century, Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spahas embodied the personality of Austin and the charm of the HillCountry. With genuine service and unmatched amenities, thisTexas resort destination has been recognized time and againby leading travel publications and industry organizations fromaround the world. Whether you’re here for a day of relaxation,a business retreat or a family getaway, you’ll soon come toembrace “The Spirit of the Texas Hill Country,” which creates awelcome and magical escape as unique as every sunset and astimeless as the hills themselves.This package was donated by ClubCorp.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicNew york yankeessecond to last home game• Final Regular-Season Home Series for Marino Rivera• Two (2) Tickets• Section 232A - Row 1Don’t miss this chance to watch history as the New YorkYankees say ‘goodbye’ to Marino Rivera. This package isfor two (2) tickets to the second-to-last home game andto what will be an emotional week as Rivera retires frombaseball. It’s also “Yankees Snoopy Bobblehead Night” forthe first 18,000 fans in attendance.This package was donated byJoe Martucci ’70.new york jetshome opener• Four (4) Tickets - MetLife 50 Club - Sec. 139 (Row 6)• A prime location right off the main stadium entrance• A private, upscale lounge right under your seats• All-inclusive food and non-alcoholic beverages• Complimentary VIP Parking• NY Jets Home Opener vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers• Sunday, September 8, 2013• Game Time: 1:00 p.m.The MetLife 50 Club guarantees you some of the bestseats in the house. To get even closer to the action duringthe game, you can also stand on the field, just yards behindthe visitors’ bench. If you get hungry, all the delicious foodyou can eat in your own private club lounge is includedwith your game tickets!This package was donated byA.J. McAllister and Wayne Stiles ’75 of McAllister Towing.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classiclas vegas trip #1golf and vacation• Three (3) Nights at the New York Hotel and Casino• Located on the Strip• Deluxe Accommodations• Dinner for Two (2) at the Nine Fine Irishmen Pub• Golf for Four (4) at Desert Pines Golf Club (Mon-Thurs)Valid through March 30, 2015, subject to availability• Not valid over holiday or convention time periodsEnjoy four (4) days and three (3) nights in fabulous Las Vegas,Nevada with deluxe accommodations at the New York, NewYork Hotel and Casino location on the world’s famous LasVegas Blvd Strip. This package also includes dinner for two (2)at the Nine Fine Irishmen and a round of golf for four (4) atDesert Pines Golf Club, home of the Las Vegas Blue & GrayGolf Classic.This package was donated byNew York New York Hotel and Casino and Walters Golf.las vegas trip #2golf and vacation• Two (2) Nights at the Tropicana Las Vegas• Hotel valid through Nov. 30, 2013• Best-in-Class Accommodations• Round of Golf for two (2) at Rhodes Ranch Golf Club*• Round of Golf for two (2) at Tuscany*• *Golf valid through June 30, 2014“Get Out of Dodge” this fall with a three (3) day, two (2) nightstay at the Tropicana Las Vegas. Fill your days with golf with atwosome at both Tuscany Golf Club and Rhodes Ranch GolfClub. What happens after is up to you.This package was donated bythe Presidio Golf Club.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicu.S. open - session 1Monday day session - august 26, 2013One of the greatest events on Long Island, the U.S. Open is one of four Grand Slam tennis events. Thispackage includes two (2) tickets to the Monday Day Session (August 26). This package was donated by theU.S. Open.new york mets ticketssection 12 with parkingGet four (4) ridiculous seats to Citi Field in Section 12, Row 13, Seats 3-6 just in front of Jerry Seinfeld’sLuxury Box. This package includes four (4) tickets, including parking, to the Mets-Tigers game on Sunday,August 25 at 1:10 p.m. This package was donated by Drew Glassing ’00.new york mets ticketsmets vs. rockies - august 6, 2013Enjoy brand new Citi Field in style as this package includes four (4) tickets in the Excelsior Level (1st BaseArea) for the Tuesday, August 6 game versus the Colorado Rockies. This package includes four (4) tickets(Sec. 318, Row 1, Seat 3-4, Row 2, Seat 3 and 4), parking along with passes to the Delta Club, which allowsyou to make reservations for dinner before the game. This package was donated by Tom Magno of NorthvilleIndustries, Inc.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicnew york giants home openertwo tickets with parking to manning vs. manningGet two tickets to the NFL’s hottest game of the season, Manning vs. Manning, also known as Giants vs.Broncos on Sunday, September 15, 2013. This package is for two (2) tickets, in Section 227A in the end zoneunder the overhang, aisle seats. Game time is set for 4:25 p.m. This package was donated by James (’02)and Allison Trynosky.new york giants ticketsgiants vs. minnesota vikings - monday, oct. 21We all love Monday Night Football, so this is your chance to watch it live on a cool, crisp autumn night inNew Jersey. Experience the New York Giants and Minnestoa Vikings, and see Adrian Peterson in person.The package is for two (2) tickets for the Vikings game on Monday, October 21 at 8:40 p.m. This packagewas donated by Bill Rung ’70.new york jets tickets (plus exhibition game)Jets vs. browns - Sunday, dec. 22Check out the new MetLife Stadium when the Cleveland Browns come to Gotham on Sunday, December 22.This package includes parking and two (2) tickets in Section 233 for the Jets/Browns game at 1:00 p.m. Thispackage comes with an additional exhibition game and was donated by Bruce Holzberg ’79.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicbulle rock (md)FOursome with cartsThe best “true golf course” of the Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classics, Bulle Rock is a Pete Dye Design andhas consistently been ranked a Top-100 golf course in all the major golf publications. This package comeswith a round of golf for four (4) with carts. This package was donated by Bulle Rock.greenbrier country club (Norfolk, VA)FOursome with cartsHome of the Norfolk Blue & Gray Golf Classic, Greenbrier Country Club is one of the top private countryclubs near Virginia Beach. Enjoy a round of golf for four (4) Tuesday-Thursday (cart fee only). This packagewas donated by Greenbrier Country Club.clubs of kingwood (houston)FOursome on deerwood “Tin cup” courseCan you get on the “18th” in two shots? You’ll have your chance when you play the Deerwood Course ofthe Clubs of Kingwood in Houston (TX). The course was the backdrop of the famous “#18” in the movie TinCup with Kevin Costner. Get your photo taken at the exact spot! This package was donated by the Clubs ofKingwood, home of the Houston Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classic.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classicarmy navy gamefour (4) lower level endzone tickets - December 14, 2013Bid on four (4) tickets to one of America’s greatest college rivalries as Army and Navy battle it out on thegridiron on December 14, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia at 3:00 p.m. The game is sold-outannually with Navy leading the historic series, 57–49–7. The package was donated by the USMMA AlumniAssociation and Foundation.new orleans golf and basketball packageFOursome at english turn country clubtwo (2) tickets - chicago bulls at new orleans pelicansHome of the revamped New Orleans Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classic and former home PGA ZurichClassic, English Turn Country Club is one of the best courses in the New Orleans area. This packageincludes a foursome with carts that can be used anytime, excluding tournament dates. This also includes two(2) lower-level tickets to when the Chicago Bulls visit the New Orleans Pelicans, thanks to former USMMAHead Coach and current Bulls Assistant Coach Andy Greer.The golf package was donated by English Turn Country Club and theChicago Bulls package was donated by Andy Greer of the Chicago Bulls.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf ClassicFour (4) Hours of professional photographyKings Pointer & professional photographer jeff kaufmann ‘88Looking for a photographer you can trust for your next event? Look no further as Kings Pointer Jeff Kaufmann‘88 is offering four (4) hours of professional photography in this package. The session could be a familyportrait, business headshots, vessel/location/building, product photos, holiday card photos, corporate eventshoot, photos for a website, etc. The package was donated by Jeff Kaufmann ‘88 of Kaufmann Visual Arts.washington, DC golf and basketball packageFOursome at country club of fairfaxtwo (2) tickets - chicago bulls at washington wizardsHome of the Washington, D.C. Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classic, Country Club of Fairfax is one of the bestcourses in the Washington, DC area. This golf package includes a foursome with carts, subject to availability.This also includes two (2) lower level tickets to when the Chicago Bulls visit the Washington Wizards, thanksto former USMMA Head Coach and current Bulls Assistant Coach Andy Greer.The golf package was donated by the Country Club of Fiarfax and theChicago Bulls package was donated by Andy Greer of the Chicago Bulls.
2013 New York Heidmar Blue & Gray Golf Classiclago mar country club (plantation, fl)foursome including cartsOne of the most exclusive private clubs near Fort Lauderdale, Lago Mar Country Club, the finest Plantationprivate golf & tennis family country club in South Florida is the home of the Fort Lauderdale Heidmar Blue& Gray Golf Classic. This foursome package is valid through August 31, 2014 and good for Monday-Fridayafter 2 p.m. This package was donated by Lago Mar Country Club.oak creek golf club (Irvine, ca)foursome including cartsIn true Tom Fazio form, Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine (CA) beckons the competitive spirit of golf players atall levels. Each of the 18 holes throughout this Orange County golf course presents new challenges amidtapered fairways, scenic greens, beautiful lakes and bull-nose carved bunkers. This package includes around of golf for four (4), subject to availability. This package was donated by Oak Creek Golf Club.martha stewart living tour4-6 person tour of the creative headquarters of martha stewart livingIn a rare opportunity, tour the creative headquarters of Martha Stewart Living in New York City. Get a lookbehind the scenes of one of the country’s most popular design firms. As founder of Martha Stewart LivingOmnimedia, Martha Stewart is one of the most reconizable names in the world. This package is for 4-6people and was donated by Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.