WWE Hall of Famers play golf for charity at the 2013 Travelers Championship: photos
The WWE Hall of Famers kick off the day at the Northstar Wealth Partners Celebrity Mini Golf Tournament.
Sgt. Slaughter and Bob Backlund play on behalf of WWE for Connecticut Special Olympics.
The event is part of weeklong events at the Travelers Championship, which will take place from June 17 to 23 at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn.
Participants, which included celebrities, national and local media, and special guests, competed for the opportunity to win $5,000 donated to the charity of their choice.
The Hall of Famers pose with a Special Olympian and Yale's mascot, Handsome Dan the bulldog, and UCONN's Jonathan the husky.
After the mini golf tournament, the WWE Hall of Famers took part in the Travelers Celebrity Pro-Am.
The Travelers Celebrity Pro-Am features PGA TOUR professionals and celebrities from the world of sports and entertainment.
Backlund caddies for his fellow WWE Hall of Famer and avid golfer, Sgt. Slaughter.
The Hall of Famers took time to meet many members of the WWE Universe while on the course.
Thousands of spectators came out to watch the Travelers Celebrity Pro-Am, which featured other celebrities including ESPN's Chris Berman, UCONN Women's Basketball Head Coach Geno Auriemma, former NFL player Doug Flutie and others.
PGA golfers Rickie Fowler, Hunter Mahan, Justin Rose, Bubba Watson and others also competed.
Military Honorary Co-Chairs of the Travelers Championship Linda Botek, Kelley McDowell and Mark Lear won round one of the mini golf tournament and chose Susan G. Komen Foundation as recipients of the winning donation.
For more on the Travelers Championship, visit travelerschampionship.com.