“Participation Surge”

Click here to link to the National Golf Foundation’s July 29th Covid-19 Impact article.  At the mid-point of the year, data is pointing to a possible 20% increase in the number of junior golfers (ages 6-17) this year.  Quoting from the article, It makes sense, with golf celebrated as a safe and healthy outdoor activity for all ages as the coronavirus rages on. With many youth sports on hold or slowly coming back, and families seeking activities they can do together, especially as schools were out, golf has emerged as a terrific alternative.

Ice Breaker

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Icy Water Wheel on Hole 3 several years ago

Bent Tree’s annual Ice Breaker golf tournament is scheduled for next Saturday (January 11, 2020).  The format is a fun two-person team scramble, with each player limited to only three clubs (no sharing).  There are men’s and ladies’ divisions, and the start time is 10:00 a.m.  Call or stop in at the Golf Pro Shop for more information.

January 29, 2014 - looking back on hole 14

January 29, 2014 – looking back on snowy hole 14