Long Drive Contest Winners

On Saturday July 5th the Cranbrook Sunrise Rotary Long Drive Contest was held at Wildstone's incredible driving range.  The scenic stage was set for a fun event that was held to raise money for KidSport locally.  

      KidSport™ provides support to children in order to remove financial barriers that prevent them from playing organized sport.

With tons of prizes for kids and adults in a variety of categories and contests including Long Drive and Closest to the Pin, we were pleased to see a high level of golf talent and some extremely long drives in the qualifying stage as contestants tried to win a share of the $800 purse.  The Top 8 qualifying drives on the range reached all the way from 330 to 380 yards long in the Men's Open Category.

A huge thanks to the Title Sponsor of the event Investors Group who provided gifts, prizes, event amenities and prize money. 

Long Drive Winners:

Kids 13 and Under - Boy: Jordan Campbell  Girl: Avery Drouin

Junior 14 to 18 - Boy: Parker Willicome

Ladies: 1st Jane Campbell   Runner Up: Tara Drouin

Masters 55+: Bruce Moger

Men's Open: Chris Medford   Runner Up: Mike Kurucz

Closest to the Pin Winners:

Adult: Tyler Shedden, Jamie Curiston, Ray Dube

Junior: Seth Drouin, Jordan Campbell, Ziggy Kurucz

Thank you to all of the volunteers, sponsors and the participants for your donations to KidSport, over $600 was raised.  

Event coverage by The Drive/B104 Radio and the community cruiser was very much appreciated.

Prizes and Gifts were provided by:

Investors Group
KidSport
Cranbrook Sunrise Rotary Club
The Heid Out Restaurant and Brewhouse
High Country Sports
Cranbrook Vision Care
Pharmasave
John Deere
The Choice
E.K. Appraisals
A&W
Mike Burnham - North American Inspections
Wildstone Golf Course

 

 

 

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