Captain’s Report August 2023

Welcome to the August edition of the Gowrie Golf Club newsletter! We hope this message finds you well and excited for the wonderful golfing opportunities that lie ahead.

First and foremost, we want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who participated in and contributed to the John Page Memorial Golf Day. It was a day of camaraderie, remembrance, and outstanding golf. Your support made it a truly memorable event, and we were honored to come together as a community to celebrate John’s passion for the sport.

Captain vs. Captain Tournament Get ready for an exhilarating competition as we gear up for the much-anticipated Captains vs. Captains tournament! Our captains are raring to go and lead their teams to victory while trying to avoid the PINK HAIR consequence. This event promises not only intense on-course action but also a chance for our members to cheer on the captains. Mark your calendars and join us on the greens for what is sure to be a thrilling showdown.

Course Enhancements We’re thrilled to report that all the recent changes to the course are looking fantastic. The upgrades we’ve implemented have not only enhanced the aesthetic appeal but have also contributed to an improved golfing experience for all. Your feedback has been invaluable, and we’re committed to continually refining and evolving our course to meet the highest standards.

Greens Restoration While we’re all eager to get back to regular play, we must inform you that there will be some limitations due to ongoing greens restoration efforts. Our dedicated grounds crew is working tirelessly to ensure that our greens are in impeccable condition. We understand that this might temporarily impact the number of available holes, but rest assured that the results will be well worth the wait. Please bear with us as we complete this vital maintenance work.

Looking Ahead As winter transitions into spring, we have a calendar brimming with exciting events and tournaments that promise both friendly competition and a chance to enjoy the camaraderie of our golfing community. We encourage you to stay connected with us through our social channels and the clubhouse notice board to stay up-to-date on all the upcoming events.

Thank you once again for being a part of the Gowrie Golf Club family. Your passion for golf, support for our initiatives, and the sense of community you bring make our club truly special. Let’s tee off into the months ahead with enthusiasm and a shared love for the game we cherish.

–  Anthony Barnard

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