BUSINESS TRACK: Annual golf tournament a success despite the rain

Downey Transmission team the only group to finish all 18 holes

The Canadian Tire team featured putting contest winner Frank Ehrnhardt and women's closest to the pin winner Katherine Yanko.

Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never golfed in the rain or this year’s Chamber Golf Tournament. Serious and pleasure golfers alike braved monsoon-like conditions June 7 with an eye to network and have fun.

This year’s big winner and the only team to complete all 18 holes were the gang from Downey Transmission: Sean Downey, Stu Dunaway, Ryan McCreery and Rob Dahaiwal. Rob also won closest to the pin and Stu won the chipping contest.

The most challenged team of day went to the Canadian Tire Team of Frank Ehrhardt, Katherine Yanko, Christina Rodgers, and Vicki Gould. Interestingly, Frank won the putting contest and Katherine won the women’s closest to the pin.

A special thank you to Tyler Hoff and Pioneer Chrysler for sponsoring the Hole-in-One again this year. Unfortunately their offer of a one-year lease on a 2011 Jeep Wrangler complete with a year’s insurance provided by Meier Insurance Company was not won this year, though there were some close shots.

Thank you to all our sponsors who made it a terrific afternoon despite the rain:

Presenting Sponsor: TD Canada Trust

Golf Cart Sponsor: Landmark Realty

Eagle Sponsor: Nutek Signs, Tyler Dental Artz, Pete’s Pizza, and Best Western

Hole Sponsors:

TD Canada Trust

Abbotsford Heat

Mission City Business Center

Boston Pizza

Carhoun and Sons

Mikes Computer Shop

Swing Optical

Fraser Valley Building Supplies

Raydar Autobody

Manny Ahluwalia RBC Dominion Securities and Paul Gurm RBC Mortgages

Abstract Glass

Scotia Bank

Dennis W. Clarke Risk Management

Goody Too Shoes

Rockwells Bar and Grill

Downey Transmission

Mission Springs

S. Sharpe Timber

 

We look forward to seeing you all on the greens next year!

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