April is finally here and it’s time to jump start this 2015 golf season. We have so many plans to help you play your best golf this year, including a totally new Junior Program featuring our “Junior Workshops” and an improved on course experience. We will be getting back to hosting our Ladies Workshops as well as introducing new opportunities for all of our members to get more out of their time at the facility. Sign Ups for many of the early events this season are available in the Golf Shop and Ladies Locker Room respectively.
Our first Majors Tip Board is open for the 2015 Masters Tournament. Information, sign up, and rules are all available in the Golf Shop. Blocks may be purchased on account.
The Bandits are kicking off their season Friday April 3rd with a spring meeting at 9:00am. We will be discussing rules then voting on some policies to keep play fair and equitable for players of all abilities. If you are interested in joining the Bandits or if you are looking to attend the meeting, please call the Golf Shop.
The ladies will have their third annual Ladies Rules workshop on April 9th, we will be going out on the course as long as the weather permits. We will continue to use this time together to cover common rules situations and to address any questions you may have. This is a fun program and it is open to anyone in the LGA, Looking to join the LGA or guests of the LGA.
The LGA will also be having a 9 hole mixer for their 9 and 18 hole players on April 16. If you are interested in joining the LGA this is a great time to meet the members. Ladies Opening Day is April 23rd as we officially kick off the season. See the sign up for these events in the Ladies’ Locker Room.
The Lone Pine Cup (season long partners match play) sign up closes on April 25th. Please call or stop in for information or to sign up. April 25th is also Men’s Opening Day, our signature Computer Draw Scramble. Opening day will tee off at 9:30 and all participants must sign up by 1:00PM Friday April 24th. This is our first point event for the end of the season Players’ Cup event so make sure you sign up early to avoid being left out.
FITTING DAYS! May 2nd and 3rd from 1:00-5:00 on the range. Don’t miss this opportunity to hit a lot of the new products we carry, and to go through a full free fitting to make sure you have the right equipment for you. This is a new approach to “DEMO” days by hosting PING, CLEVELAND, and COBRA all on property Saturday May 2nd. We will load up Sunday with TaylorMade, Callaway, Tour Edge, and Adams. The signup for fittings are in the golf shop and we are setting aside 45 minute blocks of time to work directly with you on equipment, technology and technique.
The Loyalty Rewarded Program from Titleist and the StaSof glove promotion both end the second week of April. Make sure to take advantage of these great programs to stock up for the season
Finally, along with your April Newsletter, you will find your 2015 Men’s Invitational letter. We have lined up great entertainment, food, golf, and gifts which are explained fully in the letter. It is still limited to the first 48 members and their guests, so make sure you put your entry in early. The sign up cards are in the golf shop and the event is open to all male members of any classification.
I can’t wait to see you all at the club.
JR Pond, PGA