Tag: golf

Tips From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen It’s March, and we are now on our spring schedule. Starting time for all shotgun starts will now be 8:00 a.m. Morning tee times will also begin at 8:00 a.m. Afternoon tee times will begin at noon. Hours for the Pro Shop will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call-in for…

SunBird Lady Niners

  Mary Marshall, Secretary February 6 was a beautiful day for golf as two of our Niners shot a hole-in-one! June Yates aced hole #3, and Jamie Morgan hit her perfect shot on hole #13. Congratulations, ladies! The pot was split between the two winners and now starts over, so each member must put in…

Free introductory golf lessons

  Marcia Hogan Are you interested in playing golf but don’t know how to get started? Have you been away from the game and want to get back into it? SunBird Golf Club is offering free lessons on March 19 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Please check in on the driving range by 3:15 p.m.…

SunBird Lady 18 Hole Golf news

Tammy Bachofner February already? Maybe our weather will start to warm up now? We held the Ladies Net Shoot-Out in December and the Couples Net Shoot-out in January, had new members join in on the fun and bundled up for some chilly, yet fun golf rounds. Please remember to check out the Ladies Golf Board…

Safety Alert

SunBird Golf Course is restricted to use by golfers only. It is not safe for residents to walk, bike or jog on golf course property, including golf course cart paths. Pets are not permitted on the golf course. When walking or driving along SunBird Boulevard, be alert for errant golf balls. Thank you.

Meet the candidates for the SBGA Board of Directors

Larry Schuster My vision for SBGA: Maintain financial stability to sustain the golf club into the future. Establish strong financial oversight through the finance committee and budget processes. The strengths/experiences I would bring: Six years as the Golf Club accountant, three years as part of the Management Team and the past three years as the Secretary/Treasurer on…

Women’s 18 hole group prepares for busy January

  Tammy Bachofner Happy New Year! May this year bring you more distance, straighter drives and putts that make it to the hole in one stroke. Friendly reminder: Please be sure to sign up for golf by Saturday afternoon, as our signup sheet comes down on Sunday morning. And please contact both the Pro Shop…

It was over the top

  Wes Akerman Joel Sybesma was successful in raising over $25,000 at the annual auction on SunBird’s patio. It was only possible through Joel’s tireless, some would say relentless, pursuit of goods, services and cash to be put on the auction block. The generosity of the over 200 participants was unparalleled. “Save Our Golf Course”…

SunBird gate policy

  Thomas Catri SunBird Golf Resort is a limited access community. Entrance and exit occurs through four gates. There is one operational gatehouse. The gate located at Waterview and Oakmont Drive is for exitin.ehicles only. SunBird residents can gain access into the community by a remote control operator or an access code through the resident…

December Pro Shop report

Jerry Lingen Welcome back all the snowbirds and the rainbirds. It’s December already. Time sure does fly, and we know that Christmas is just around the corner. Are you looking for some ideas for a gift for someone special? Check with us at the Pro Shop. We have in stock accessories for the golf game,…