May 24 2012 by Katy Gordon, Blairgowrie Adv
ON Saturday (May 19) 33 players and guests headed to Blair Atholl Golf Club for the annual Blairgowrie Rugby Club golf outing.
Following what seems to have been weeks of poor weather it was a pleasant surprise for everyone to be met with glorious sunshine on arriving at Blair Atholl.
Following a Stableford competition in the morning and a Texas Scramble team event in the afternoon rugby club president Duncan MacRae thanked Peter and all the staff at Blair Atholl Golf Club for their excellent hospitality and presented the prizes.
Winners: Stableford competition and winner of the Club Trophy - Gordon Black, following a tie with Mick Bowen and James Larsen.
Best gross score – Stephen Souter. Longest drive – Neil MacRae.
Nearest the pin – Ali Walker. Best dressed – Gary Robertson.
Magic ball team winners – Neil MacRae, Russell Waddell, Daniel Souter, Stephen Souter.
Texas Scramble team winners – Gavin Wynd, Euan Constable, Gordon Black, Neil MacRae.
The next event on the rugby club calendar is the club AGM at the clubhouse on Friday, June 1, at 7pm. A good turnout of players and members would be much appreciated. This year’s annual Beach Day will take place the Rugby Club on Saturday, June 23.