Sunday, Sept. 16: Newkey’s Food and Beverage Tournament. 18 hole best ball. Tee off noon.
Saturday, Sept. 29: Brandon Slaviulo Memorial Tournament: 18 hole best ball. Tee off 10:00 a.m. Contact Enzo for details: 250-225-3252. Course closed until 2:30 p.m.
Fall Clubhouse Hours: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Thursday through Monday. Closed Tuesday and Thursday. The clubhouse will close for the season September 30.
The Ladies Club Championship was held Wednesday, September 12. Twelve ladies attended on a day that looked like it might be cold and rainy but turned out cloudy and comfortable. Congratulations to winners Roxy Stevenson, overall low gross, and Sherrie Sutcliffe, overall low net. Fran Kinder had the lowest putts of the season with 10!
Thanks to Ladies Club Captain Lynne Cranna for a wonderful season and Ivy Jeffrey for graciously hosting our potluck windup.
Low Gross – Mark Easton (68)
Low Net – Arnold Ames (75/54 net)
The club would like to thank the 41 members who showed up and created a great championship day. Thanks also to Kathy in the pro shop for all your help and also to the Riondel Golf Course.
Other winners were:
Most improved golfer – Cliff McGregor
Longest putt – Duncan McGillviray
Longest drive – John Barry
Horse race winners – Glen Kinder & Wayne Trieber
Sign up now for Newkey’s Food and Beverage Tournament, September 16th. Members pay $25.00 for steak dinner at Newkeys; non members pay $55.00. Call Newkey’s to register. Please call the Pro Shop to reserve a power cart.
The Men’s Club will hold their club championship on Thursday, August 30 at 12:30 p.m. The course will be closed from 12 noon until 5:00 p.m.
The Ladies Bluebell Classic was a huge success, with 46 golfers from all over B.C. and Alberta participating. It was a hot day, but we had a great time!
Congratulations to our winners: Overall Low Gross went to Elizabeth Wong with a score of 73 and Overall Low Net to Gabriele Barry with net 57. Special mention to our own Ivy Jeffrey, who made a hole in one on #8!
Thanks also to our many sponsors from all over the Kootenays and to all of the volunteers. We couldn’t have done it without you!
Thank-You to our 2018 Sponsors!
Nelson & District Credit Union
Kootenay Insurance Services
Granite Point Golf Club
Salmo Golf Club
Kaslo Golf Club
Nakusp Golf Club
Castlegar Golf Club
Christina Lake Golf Club
Sparwood Golf Club
Fair Realty – Greg Garbula
Barefoot Hand Weaving
Black Salt Café
Crawford Bay Market
North Woven Brooms
Casey’s Community House
Creston Card & Stationary
Extra Foods (Creston)
Balfour Golf Club
Home Hardware (Creston)
Overwaitea Foods (Creston)
Gray Creek Store
Dog Patch Pottery
Hipperson’s Home Hardware
Home Hardware – Nelson
Save On Foods (Nelson)
David Buss Realty
Creston Golf Club
Independent Grocers (Creston)
The Father’s Day Tournament has made a $95.00 donation to the Crawford Bay School lunch program.
NEW DISCOUNT FOR JUNIOR GOLFERS:
All golfers aged 14 and under, accompanied by a paying golfer, will golf free of charge, including pull carts and club rentals, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays after 2 p.m. Statutory holidays excluded. What a great opportunity to help your kids learn to golf!