DALROD Head Office, based in Peterborough held their annual golf day yesterday at Elton Furze Golf Club. The day kicked off with meeting a greeting many of the clients (players) that DALROD service over their multiple divisions.
After fuelling up on bacon rolls ahead of their 3.57 mile round of golf, the participants had the opportunity to take part in our charity putting competition. The charity of DALROD’s choice is Halle’s Wish, whom are raising funds for pioneering surgery and after care for a local little girl, suffering with Cerebal Palsy. All participants paid £2 to take part and had the chance to win a Titleist golf bag donated by Peterborough Audi. The winner after the day of competing went to Darren Ford.
As players practiced and chatted at the start, the first group tee’d off at 11 am, and with 17 teams taking part, the last was away and gone by 12.45 pm.
The sun shone all the way round and as the teams headed back to the 19th hole to have a well deserved drink, the evening presentations and dinner were in preparation.
Stevie Johnson, DALROD Contract Manager whom organised the day, took to presenting the prizes.
First up was the Individual prize, and coming first in this category was
Connor Stokes of The Peterborough DALROD Phantoms 2
2nd place went to Kev Sayer
We then went onto the team event and in first place was The Peterborough DALROD Phantoms Past and Present team
Motorpoint Peterborough came a very close second. Their team consisted of
Best 9 hole Stapleford score went to McCains Steve Farrow and worst Stapleford score went to Ryan Wright of Clark Drain.
On the 9th hole the competitors had the chance at registering the Longest Drive and on the 15th we allocated this as the nearest to the pin.Winners were,
Nearest to the Pin, Chris Dixon from Smiths Motors and Longest Drive went to, Dawson Bannisterfrom Motorpoint Peterborough.
Best Dressed went to Connor Stokes for his fine attire, and looking most like a celebrity.
We thank all competitors and companies for attending and their generous donations of prizes. As ever, each year we keeping improving on the day, and next year looks to be a fantastic event.