April 2016 Newsletter

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Welcome to our new website !

We welcome any news, updates or photos.

Website - The new website of SGC is up and running. Any news, photos etc that members would like to have posted on the website can be accommodated. Please contact the Pro Shop in this regard.

Resignation - SGC would like to notify members that Mr Ken Jones has resigned as Vice Chairperson and the post will be up for election during the upcoming AGM.

AGM - The AGM will take place on Wednesday 25 May 2016 at 18:30, members will be informed accordingly.

Winter Tee Off Times - On the 1st of May the Club will change to winter tee off times.

SGC Cancer Day - On the 14th of May is the SGC Cancer Day, details to be posted and all members are urged to participate in this day. Pink is the colour of the day so let’s support this event.
Club Championships - SGC Championships took place during April, was very well attended on the course as well as during the prize giving function held. We want to congratulate all the winners/runners up of the different categories, on the day everyone was winners in their own way. All results of the winners are posted on the notice board.

Advertisements - Currently 14 tee-box advertisements have been sold which still leaves a vacancy of 4 on the men’s tees as well as all the tee boxes of the ladies tees. We would like to urge members to invite any contact that would like to make use of this facility for advertisement. GM can be contacted in this regard.
Free Vouchers - The four free vouchers for members who pay their Annual Membership Fees in full before the end of April is currently available at the club and can be collected at the front office. These vouchers are valid until the end of October 2016.

Renovation – The renovation of the hall is in its last stages and should be completed within the next two weeks.

Caddy Shack - Renovations to the caddie shack will start on the 3rd of May. We would like to thank one of our new sponsors, Golden Steel Construction, in this regard.

Junior Golf - Our Junior member/development golf is well in
progress and we are currently in final negotiations with Wierda
Park Primary School who has accepted a proposal done by the Golf
Director to enter junior players at the Club.

The SANDF Golf Championships – were held at Koro Creek from 18
– 22 April 2016. 59 players and 8 officials participated in the
abovementioned tournament. The results are as follow (position
in brackets):

Overall Gross results (Top 10) Overall Nett result (Top 10)
D. Schoonwinkel (3) D. Schoonwinkel (3)
A. Truter (9) A. Jacobs (6)
D. van der Merwe (10) R. Terblanche (lady) (8)
T.M. Madube (10)

The following members were selected for the SANDF Golf Squad:

D. Schoonwinkel
A. Truter
D. van der Merwe
A. Schutte
W. Schoeman

K. Watts
R. Terblanche
L.B.K. Potgieter
A. du Preez


HOLE in ONE Congratulations

G. Marais 13/03/2016 11th Hole
N. De Wijn 05/04/2016 11th Hole

We rely on our members for suggestions on how to continuously improve the Club. Thank you for your
loyal support!

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