CHAGUARAMAS GOLF CLUB WINS THE TRINIDAD & TOBAGO CLUBS TEAM CHALLENGE
SPONSORED BY WHAN TONG AGENCIES & DELTA FAUCET
Trinidad & Tobago Golfers competed in the 5th annual WHAN TONG AGENCIES & DELTA sponsored Trinidad & Tobago Clubs Team Championship on Sunday 6th November at the Chaguaramas G.C
The competition is unique in its format in that the Golf Clubs must nominate 10 golfers from all categories of golfers. They must include at least 2 from 9 handicap and below, 2 from 10-16 handicap, 2 from 17-24 handicap, 2 from 25 –36 handicap and at least one lady and one junior. The eight best stableford scores from each team were added together.
Teams from Brechin Castle G.C., Chaguaramus G.C., Leewards G.C., Millennium Lakes G.C., Pointe-a-Pierre G.C. and St Andrews G.C all participated and as usual to engender the team spirit. WHAN TONG AGENCIES together with DELTA FAUCET outfitted each team with colored polo shirts.
Scoring proved very difficult on a very wet Chagaramas Golf Course, but proving that home course knowledge really plays a big part the home team Chaguaramas G.C. won the 2016 title by a handsome margin. Led by the individual winner Ivan Salick who had 33 points, the home team amassed at total of 228 stableford points . Brechin Castle Golf Club finished in second spot this year totaling 197 points. Leewards Golf Club from Tobago and last years’ champions Pointe-a-Pierre tied for third place, with St Andrews Golf Club and Millennium Lakes finishing fifth and 6th.
WHAN TONG AGENCIES and DELTA gave out prizes that included Golf Umbrellas, Bluetooth Speakers, Nike Dri-fit Hats, and Cutter &Buck Deluxe Shoe Bags to each one of the 10 members of the first placed team, in additon to that, Golf Umbrellas, Nike Dri-fit Hats, Cutter & Buck Deluxe Shoe Bags were awarded to the second placed team Brechin Castle.
The overall winner of the tournament received an Ogio Vision Stand Golf Bag together with a case of Titleist ProV1 golf balls.
The TTGA President Clyde Abder thanked WHAN TONG AGENCIES and indicated that as the tournament moves around from club to club next year 2017 version will be held in Tobago. Mr. Abder went on further to thank WHAN TONG and DELTA for our continued sponsorship of this prestigious golf tournament.