Aries Freight Systems will sponsor the Third Annual Myositis Golf Tournament on Saturday, August 20th at the Kingwood Country Club.
Registration begins at 7:00 am. Cost is $100 per individual player, $350 per four person team. The registration includes breakfast, goodie bag, lunch, prizes and entertainment.
The tournament benefits The Myositis Association. The Myositis Association, originally known as the Inclusion Body Myositis Association (IBMA), provides funding for research, education about the disease, support for patients and families, as well as advocacy for patients.
Myositis is a rare disease that causes disabilitating inflammation and loss of muscle. Early treatment is essential. Warning signs include:
- Trouble rising from a chair, climbing stairs or lifting arms;
- Tired feeling after standing or walking;
- Trouble swallowing or breathing.
For more information on myositis, vist www.myositis.org