Join us for "Birdies for Buddies" golf tournament benefiting prostate cancer research. Prostate cancer is one of the leading causes of death in men. Too many of our family members, friends and colleagues have had to fight this battle. Let's stand with them and chip in to fund prostate cancer research.

About The Event

Since 2013 Birdies for Buddies tournament held at Double Eagle Club raised over $2.9 millions to benefit Prostate Cancer research at the MD Anderson Cancer Center Foundation and Ohio Health foundation's prostate cancer research. The 2024 tournament sponsors are: OhioHealth, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The Champions Companies and Worthington Steel and Worthington Enterprises.

The tournament will continue to be a scramble with handicaps between four person teams. Membership at Double Eagle is not required and we will accept individual participants. Overnight accommodations are available, but they are limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Thank you for your continuted support of this tournament.


2024 Schedule for Birdies for Buddies
Thursday, August 8
          Practice rounds available at leisure
          Cocktails and Hors d'Oeuvres at 6:00 PM
          Dinner at 7:00 PM
Friday, August 9
          Breakfast at 8:00 AM
          Announcements begin at 9:20 AM
          Tournament shotgun start at 9:30 AM
          Lunch and award program will follow golf

Congratulations to the 2023 Birdies for Buddies Champions, Geoff Gilmore, Jeff Klingler, Joe Cress, Zack Krichbaum. They shot a 51.80

The 18-hole "Double Eagle" course at the Double Eagle Club facility in Galena, Ohio features 7,330 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is 74.9 and it has a slope rating of 139 on Bentgrass. Designed by Jay Morrish, ASGCA/Tom Weiskopf, the Double Eagle golf course opened in 1992.


The OhioHealth Foundation is dedicated to helping our central Ohio family of faith-based, not-for-profit funds to support many important programs and services. All earnings are re-invested to improve patient care.

The Champion Companies

The Champion Companies is a privately held firm focused on real estate and private equity investments. Our portfolio spans a diverse collection of industries where we offer differing levels of passive and active engagement. We continuously seek new investment projects and opportunities to build lasting partnerships. We provide timely and seamless execution coupled with human and financial capital.

MD Anderson

Worthington Enterprises

Worthington Enterprises (NYSE: WOR) is a designer and manufacturer of market-leading brands that help enable people to live safer, healthier and more expressive lives. Worthington Enterprises operates with three segments: Building Products, Consumer Products and Sustainable Energy Solutions. Founded in 1955 as Worthington Industries, Worthington Enterprises follows a people-first Philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Worthington Enterprises achieves this outcome by empowering its employees to innovate, thrive and grow with leading brands in attractive markets that improve everyday life. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington Enterprises employs approximately 5,000 people throughout North America and Europe.

Worthington Steel

Worthington Steel (NYSE: WS) is a metals processor that partners with customers to deliver highly technical and customized solutions. Worthington Steel’s expertise in carbon flat-roll steel processing, electrical steel lamination and tailor welding are driving steel toward a more sustainable future. As one of the most trusted metals processors in North America, Worthington Steel and its 4,500 employees harness the power of steel to advance customers’ visions. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington Steel operates 31 facilities in seven states and five countries.

Thanks to each of our sponsors for their commitment to
Prostate Cancer research.

Commitment Options

One golf faursome which includes:

Lunch, a practice round of golf, cocktails and dinner on August 08, 2024 Breakfast, golf tournament and lunch on August 9, 2024

Individual participant which includes:

Lunch, a practice round of golf, cocktails and dinner on August 08, 2024 Breakfast, golf tournament and lunch on August 9, 2024

BIRDIES far BUDDIES is hosted at the Double Eagle Club, a private club located at 6025 Cheshire Road, Galena, Ohio. The 18-hole course features 7,255 yards of golf from the longest tees far a par or 72. The course rating is 74.8 and it has a slope rating of 140 on Bentgrass. The course was designed by Jay Morrish, ASGCA/Tom Weiskopf and opened in 1992.

Beth Miller
Double Eagle Golf Club
6025 Cheshire Road
Galena, OH 43021
Fax: 740.548.7083
Phone: 740.548.4017