THE RFA CHARITY ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT 2015
(Note, this document can be downloaded as a PDF here. 2015 Golf Tourney (28.55 kB) )
The 53rd annual RFA Charity Golf Tournament will be held at Waterlooville Golf Club, at Cowplain near Portsmouth PO8 8AP, on Thursday 2nd July. (HERE for their website and HERE for a Map)This year we have Cammell Laird as the main sponsor with ever generous support from Seaking Group, IPS UK Ltd, MLS Overseas Ltd and other sponsors who have donated prizes. With their help, the total cost for the day will be Forty Pounds; green fees will again be subsidised, lunch and prizes provided and wine for dinner will be inclusive in the price. We will intend to have a raffle and proceeds will go our registered charity the RFA Association.
The event is open to serving and retired Officers and Petty Officers, Ratings and Cadets who have previously competed in the event, or players who have not competed, are welcome with a golf handicap certificate. Members’ guests are welcome, however space is limited and the recommendation is a maximum of 2 guests on the day.
The permissible handicap for the competition is up to 24 for men and 30 for ladies; current handicap certificates for new participants will be required.
The programme for the day will be:
AM: Freeplay First 9 holes after 09.30
1145–1330: Tee Off
1845: Presentation of prizes
Prizes will be awarded to the following categories:
The Cammell Laird Trophy to the best player in the Seagoing RFA personnel section.
Retired RFA personnel (Joe Dines Memorial Cup, (over aged 50)
HQ staff and shore based RFA personnel.
Wives & lady guests.
As in previous years there will be a Two’s Competition. There will be other prizes announced on the day, which will include the Longest Drive Trophy, sponsored by MLS Overseas Ltd. These may be entered for and paid for on the day, at a cost of two pounds per person.
Addressees are requested to ensure a wide distribution and if you have any questions, please contact First Officer Roger Cox (Rtd) * who will be coordinating this years event. Please be prompt in booking as we expect considerable interest in this occasion and at this value for money.
Rules on dress and etiquette remain unchanged, re Club Website. Please ensure you park in the rear car park and also note that the use of mobile phones is prohibited throughout.
The dinner menu will be:
Smoked Salmon and Prawn Platter
Scottish Sirloin Bordelaise
New and Roasted Potatoes
Assorted Fresh Vegetables
Strawberries & Cream
Cheese & Biscuits
Special dietary requirements can be catered for only if specified on the application form.
* telephone 01752 229642( enquiries will be answered 1 week before the event) or text 07921618312
Very best regards
THE RFA CHARITY ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
APPLICATION FOR ENTRY
Fisrt Officer R Cox RFA (Rtd)
7 Trelorrin Gardens
Tel: 01752 229642
(Final applications by 19 June 15)
I wish to enter the 53rd RFA Charity Golf Tournament on Thursday 2nd July 2015, the following applies:
My handicap is……
I will/will not attend the morning free play session.
I will/will not require lunch.
I will/will not require dinner.
My handicap is…. Playing category Please annotate:- *SEA/ HQ/ RETIRED/ GUEST*
The following will be my guests, their handicaps, golf and dining details are:
Name Handicap Freeplay Lunch Competition Dinner
Special dietary requirements………….
The following charges apply:
Lunch: £5 (Five Pounds) (gratis if included in whole day package).
Green Fees: £20 (Twenty Pounds) (including prizes).
Dinner: £20 (Twenty Pounds) (including wine).
I enclose a cheque made payable to “The RFA Golfing Event” for……………..Pounds.