Tag: RRMGA

RRMGA begins new season

The Men’s Club began its season by golfing on a newly seeded course, followed by a delicious lunch prepared at the Grill. Dick Christopher, president, welcomed all members back to the Ranch and introduced the new 2017 board members. John Collier awarded several members with door prizes donated by the Pro Shop and restaurant, and…

RRMGA hosts second annual AssBackwards April Fools Tourney

Flight One tournament winners

RRMGA held its second annual AssBackwards Tournament on April 1, ‘Fools’ Day. This tournament is a nine-hole event playing the Buttes Nine, backwards. Players hit tee shots from number 9 tee-box, backwards to number 8 green, then proceeded to the next tee-box. Players competed in two flights, based on handicaps. First Flight Winners: Roger Shelton,…

RRMGA hosts annual Member/Guest Tournament

The Member/Guest tournament participants

Dick Christopher The month of March was a very busy one for the Robson Ranch Men’s Golf Association. Both our flagship tournament, the Member/Guest, and our Club Championship were played this month with complete co-operation from Mother Nature. The Member/Guest featured 40 teams with participants from many locations in Canada and the U.S.! The schedule…

RRLGA Member/Guest Tournament – Partners in Crime

Sheriff Jay Wilson and prisoner Judy Brozek

The RRLGA’s fifth annual member-guest tournament took place on March 13 and 14. Chair Judy Brozek and her committee, Jan Stocek, MaryLou Walton, Mary Syer, Margaret Erickson, Fran Fowler, Jeri Srenaski and Pam Mumy, planned this two-day event around the board game of CLUE. The first day was Par For The Course, solve the murder…

Second annual Gunslinger Golf Tournament results

On January 11 and 12 the RRMGA held its second annual Gunslinger Golf Tournament. A total of 86 golfers competed in the two-day team event, which featured four different nine hole formats. Each team consisted of two players vying for top prize in each flight. In order to even the playing field the teams were…

RRMGA members score first aces

Terry Kumbera Two members of the RRMGA scored their very first hole in one of their golfing careers. Both aces were made on hole no. 6 of the Buttes nine. The first one occurred on Friday, January 20, by Terry Kumbera playing from the Rust tee box. The 111 yard pitching wedge flew directly at…

RRMGA Club news

Richard Christopher, Vice President The Robson Ranch Men’s Club Championship was played on two consecutive days in March. The tournament was exciting to watch as the club champion, Jim Baxter, had to battle three additional playoff holes with Dave Hogan before becoming the 2016 overall champion. There were five additional flights, all well contested with…

RRMGA news and happenings

Orange Team Member Jerry Coffman,left, and winning Orange Team Captain Dave Hogan.

Dick Christopher, Vice President The Match Play Team Challenge held on February 10 and 11 was a fun-filled event for the two-man teams of the Orange and Blue. The 28 teams were played in foursomes with one Orange and one Blue team each. The first day was a real variety of events consisting of six…

Ted scores an ace

Ted Poplawski scored his first hole-in-one.

On Friday, February 19, RRMGA member Ted Poplawski scored his first ever hole-in-one on Buttes No. 6. Playing with him in his foursome were Clyde Smith, Mike Pryor and John Sullivan. Ted will have his name engraved on the hole-in-one plaque displayed in the Pro Shop. He was also rewarded with a hole-in-one ball marker…