Tag: SunBird Golf Club

From the Golf Course GM

Rick Lantgen, General Manager, SunBird Golf Club By now most of the SunBird winter residents are back; so, welcome back. I’m looking forward to catching up on everybody’s summer fun and hope everyone is here with a smile on your face because if you really think about it you have a great resort to enjoy…

SunBird Golf Club Adopt-A-Hole program

The SunBird Golf Club Adopt a Hole program is a voluntary program where people spend some time each week filling divot holes on the fairways and on the tee boxes, cleaning up the tee boxes and repairing ball marks on the putting greens all on a hole of their choice. This program has been in…

From the SunBird Golf Club

Welcome back to everyone that left over the summer. New hours for the Pro Shop starting October 5 will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The new Website www.Sunbirdgolf.com is up and running and we are also on Facebook. You will be able to access information under Golf Course, Rates, Membership, Calendar of Events…

From the desk of the Golf Club GM

Rick Lantgen The Golf Course. We are entering the overseeding process here at SunBird Golf Club and I would like to give you a little insight of the why, and briefly explain the how. Why overseed? In many cases, Bermuda grass (our summer grass) will stay green nine months of the year if we let…

SunBird Golf Club newsletter

At the end of June, I took a small vacation/work to South Dakota to play some golf and do some fishing and then off to do some consult work in the Carolinas. On the flight down to the south I read up on some of the notes I had from previous visits and the one…

A golfing legacy

What does it mean to leave a legacy, a heritage, a personal footprint that can make a difference to the future of our golf club? It means recognizing that this club was our home course for many years. It means honoring the good times and lasting friendships it gave us. It means improving the financial…

2nd Annual Masters Pass Tournament returns

Gary Hall All SunBird residents are invited. During the week of the famous Masters Tournament held at Augusta, SunBird will host its own Par 3 version. This will be a Friday afternoon 2:00 p.m. shotgun start on April 10. All 18 holes will be set up as Par 3’s and renamed in Augusta fashion to…

3rd annual “Howl at the Moon” night golf returns

Gary Hall All SunBird residents are invited. After a great response to last spring’s night golf tournament, over 110 participants, the return of “Howl at the Moon” golf will be held Friday evening, April 3. This will be a nine hole scramble tournament for fun, laughter and the unique nighttime experience. Create your own four…

SunBird Roadrunners Club prepares for annual golf tournament

The SunBird Roadrunners are again sponsoring their Spring Golf Tournament which will be held on Saturday, March 21 at the SunBird Golf Club. The format will be a four person scramble which will be divided into three flights based on team handicaps. Cash prizes will be awarded in each flight and will be based on…

SunBird Golf Resort HOA annual meeting

The annual membership meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the Ballroom. The purpose of this meeting is to report to the membership regarding the operations of the 2014 year and vote on the CC&R proposed revisions. The ballots have been mailed to each owner. Ballots may be returned by mail…