Fall Classic Golf Tournament
The 2018 GVHBA Fall Classic Golf Tournament, presented by Preston Mobility on Wednesday, September 5th at Swaneset realized another record year with a sold-out event of 288 golfers, and 385 guests wrapping up the day at the banquet, sponsored by Vesta Properties.
Builders and suppliers kicked off the day with their golfer gift (an awesome robe!) compliments of Preston Mobility and iced-coffee compliments of Designs by Katerina & Silvie! Golfers even got to listen to some great tunes while registering provided by Mike Freedman from HI-FI Centre!
Golfers than headed out back for a hot breakfast and caesars by Caesarstone Canada while enjoying the band Amplitude, sponsored by Graytek. Guest Sponsor the Canucks were onsite with alumni player Larry Melnyk sharing stories before heading out on the course for a round with Bob de Wit and Preston Mobility. The noon shotgun saw players on both courses enjoy a great day of networking, golf, course activities, and a lunch sponsored by Canada Furnace Heating & Air Conditioning, a division of Reliance Home Comfort!
Congratulations goes to Blake Ponuick, Bryan Stark, Steve Darling of Preston Mobility and Bob de Wit of the GVHBA, winners of the 2018 GVHBA Fall Golf Classic Tournament, with a gross score of 60! And congratulations to team Shakespeare Homes & Nats Nursery for most honest players!
After a sunny day on course, golfer’s headed indoors for an “End of Day Reward” (massages) sponsored by Salus Pro Technologies and a refreshing glass of wine compliments of White Star Ltd who provided a bottle of red and white wine on each banquet table!
The evening’s festivities at the banquet sponsored by Vesta Properties saw a record year of fundraising via the live and silent auctions presented by Auction Sponsor Cosentino, and emceed by Steve Darling, in support of the GVHBA’s Centra Cares, Forge Properties BCIT Scholarships. Everything was captured by A/V sponsor Clark’s Audio Visual via Live Feed.
The tournament’s success is thanks to you all! Thank you to all our sponsors, prize donors and winning bidders helping to support the leaders of tomorrow! Also, a very special thank-you to the Dick’s Lumber volunteer crew, golf committee and countless other volunteers who helped pull off western Canada’s largest golf tournament!
Pictures from the day can be viewed HERE.
A list of prize winners can be found HERE.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
10:00am – Registration: Sign in, confirm your starting hole #, receive golfer gift; enjoy the putting contest, driving range, networking and more!
10:15am – Enjoy your complimentary hot breakfast sponsored by Caesarstone Canada
11:00am – Enjoy Canada’s national drink with Caesarstone Canada!
11:15am– Group Photo, course rules and welcome by Preston Mobility
11:30am –Players depart to allocated starting hole
11:45am– Shotgun Start: on both the Resort and Links Courses
5:15pm – Cocktails (cash bar)
5:45pm – Dinner Banquet: Sponsored by Vesta Properties
6:45pm – Dinner Program: Announcements, golf awards presented by sponsors, Live Auction
7:30pm – Silent Auction closes (over 40 items to bid on!) Grand Prize Draw, 50/50, Silent Auction
7:35pm – Silent Auction item winners pick up and pay (winners to receive a text message)