Tag: SunBird Golf Club

SunBird Golf Club offers free introductory golf lessons

Are you interested in playing golf but don’t know how to get started? This lesson is for you. SunBird Golf Club’s top players from our Ladies and Men’s clubs will introduce you to the basic shots: driving, chipping and putting. You will learn how to play a hole, from teeing it up to putting it…

SunBird Ladies Golf news

Dale Stokke can’t believe that he is on the Naughty List again this year! With elf Marcie Hogan, Diane Stokke, and Santa (Steve Cockrell).

Tammy Bachofner Seems like I am so behind schedule with these photos, but as promised – we can now go to the website and get up to date information anytime! Check it out at www.sunbirdgolf then click on News and scroll down to lady golf association. You will find up to date newsletter articles and…

Golf General Manager’s report

Rick Lantgen Happy New Year, SunBird Golf Club! Golfing is at its peak right now with all kinds of opportunities to play, if it’s playing 18 holes, nine holes or just going to the driving range to hit some balls. The conditions are great and the staff is always there to serve. The greens committee…

SunBird Golf Club establishes a new volunteer program

Norm Ott During the course of the year, there can be many small projects and needs that get pushed low on the priority list due to the amount of routine work that needs to done by the golf course grounds crew. This is especially the case during the peak season when the golf course gets…

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…