Big tee-off to Calamari Golf 2012 – photo gallery
The 15th Calamari Classic Golf event in St Francis started off yesterday (21 September 2012) with great weather, high spirits and superb organisation, culminating in a packed clubhouse last night that saw golfer, Jacques Colanani ,win the day’s event with his 41 points.
The course was alive and busy with jovial golfers who had a great day, judging by the extremely high spirits before prize giving. The sponsors of the day was Barloworld Equipment that in July this year bought out Caterpillar.
Operations Manager of Barloworld, Mr Opperman, thanked his team members who gave up their long weekend to assist at this golf event. He said following Barloworld’s acquisition of CAT, it now had a full range of equipment to rent or buy. He handed over two tickets to Colanani and prizes to the team winners of the day Andre Pretorius, Donovan Coenraad George Chrisjans and John Wilson.
The organisers of this event were praised at prize giving from having worked tirelessly over the last two months. Particular thanks went to Janine and her organising committee, including Mandy and Lisa, plus Pikkie and grounds’ staff.
The condition of the course was praised by golfers and the club said it was proud to have produced such a fine course for this event even though there had been problems during the year. Also thanked were the bar and Heather & Graham’s catering staff, plus Caroline for working out all the prize winners and prizes..
Then golfers and visitors had a hearty supper dished up by Heather and her team, before partying the night away and dancing to disco music.
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