Tag: golf

SunBird Golf Club Board looking for candidates

  Two director positions will become vacant on the SunBird Golf Board at the end of 2018. Anyone interested in being a candidate for the SunBird Golf Board may pick up an application form in the Golf Pro Shop. Completed forms must be submitted to the Golf Pro Shop or Nominating Committee Chairperson Jack Cooper…

Setting golf goals

Do you ever return to SunBird in the fall and have a fantasy of playing better golf this winter only to have the idea drift away? Maybe it is time to learn something about setting goals and actually get there. According to Mind Tools – “The Five Golden Rules of Goal Setting” – a goal…

SunBird Lady Niners invites you

  The SunBird Lady Niners Golf League plays each Tuesday beginning in November. New members are encouraged to contact current members, check out the Niners’ bulletin board outside of the Lakeview Room or register with the forms on the board. The Niners League is an energetic and supportive group of women, always helping novice golfers…

Men’s Golf Association news

  Are you new to SunBird? Would you like to have fun and meet new friends? Golfers of all abilities are welcomed and encouraged to take advantage of the weekly 18-hole tournaments run by the Men’s Golf Club. The costs are nominal, and the experiences are priceless! We get started in November, and the season…

News From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen October Schedule: For the first two weeks in October, we will be having pre-overseed golf specials. Check with the Pro Shop for that special price. Overseed Schedule: The golf course will close for overseeding on Saturday, October 13. We have a target date for reopening of Monday, October 29, providing everything is…

News for the Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen September is a good time for all golfers to get a special deal. It’s just prior to our overseeding, and we should be getting some reduction in the outside heat. Even if that reduction takes place, the summer discount prices will continue through the month of September. Check with the Pro Shop…

News From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen As I write this article, it’s the first week in July and we just finished celebrating the 4th of July. Hope everyone had a great day celebrating our country’s independence. We celebrated at SunBird with our annual 4th of July Golf Tournament. It was a very good tournament. The number participating (56)…

News From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen Hot, hot, hot! That’s what we keep facing as we enter the month of July. It seems that the extreme heat came earlier this year, and it sure has affected the golf play here at SunBird. I guess we forget sometimes that we live in the desert. For the months of July…

From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen It’s June, and the Heat is on. Summer came extra early with some 100-degree days in April and May. With the heat bearing down on us, we see very few players in the afternoons. With that in mind, we will go to our summer hours for the remainder of the summer months.…

The way you do anything is the way you do everything…

  Dana Marrs SunBird’s Lady 18ers finished up the season with the Club Championship, with Karen Gilmore prevailing in a close two-day test. She played Gilmore Golf – smart and very consistent. Congratulations, Karen, you are a wonderful ambassador for women’s golf. First place in the flights were Flight 1: Cindy Vig, Flight 2: Dee…