Golfers tee off season in the Verna Black Memorial
BOB Blair, Dell Bunt, Julie Blair and Grant Vickery (pictured above) celebrated the start of this year's golfing season by hitting the Rockhampton Golf Club fairways in the Verna Black Memorial mixed four-ball best-ball stableford and a single stableford for the overflow.
Bob and Julie Blair took out the four-ball best-ball stableford by 44 points, while Jenny Leyden and David McCann were runners-up in the competition which saw 200 golfers out on the course.
Meanwhile, Cathy Simmers and Kathy Beaumont took out the Bacardi Lion Russell Leonard Ladies opening day nine hole competition.
Ladies captain Val Kelly said there would be a free ladies' beginners coaching clinic on March 6 with club professional coach Ian Collins over a six-week period.
There will also be a four-week men's and ladies' free beginners clinic from March 3.
Phone the Pro Shop on 4922 4098 for information on the clinics.