Harvest Ladies BirdieBlast :
Edition 1 Volume 5 :SEPTEMBER 2018

SEPTEMBER IS A TIME TO REAP THE FRUITS OF OUR LABOURS

Thanks to everyone who contributed this month. As you may have noticed from following this newsletter over the past few months, it is a product of members contributing and making suggestions to improve it. Next season we will begin our coverage in May and continue until October, we hope this years articles will lhave triggered some ideas that you would like to see. Please use the contact form below to let us know what you are thinking and would like to contribute.
PLAYER PROFILES

We would like to acknowledge the work and dedication that Kathy Kraznov has put into our club for many years to establish one of the highest ranked and loved tournaments in our area but also the for the hours she has put in with Judy Able to SWINGING WITH THE STARS.

We know all about the golf tournament but not everyone is aware of their work with Swinging with the Stars, so we thought on Kathy's 10 anniversary with this charity, we would fill you in a little with what it is. This is an annual event that raises funds for the Central  Okanagan Hospice Association (COHA). Over the last 10 years it has become a gala event. Harvest members Kathy Krasnov and Judy Abel have been involved since it's inception..

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GOLF STORIES

SLEEP, ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE, AND RECOVERY

By The National Sleep Foundation

Many of the world’s greatest athletes eat, sleep, breathe, and live for their sport. But did you know that in addition to physical conditioning and conscious eating, sleep plays a major role in athletic performance and competitive results? The quality and amount of sleep athletes get is often the key to winning ....

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WOMEN'S INTERCLUB

Final Results pending. Will post a.s.a.p. Please visit again.

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after golf projects

AFTER GOLF PROJECT

HYDRANGEA TRAY

MATERIALS: Bunch of hydrangeas or bouganvillias, Scissors, Parchment paper, Phone book, Decorative paper or fabric, Small tray Glass, cut slightly smaller than tray size.

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WHAT IS YOUR GOLF QUOTIENT (GQ)

1. Where was this photo taken? You won't recognize this angle but a little Okanagan research or Interclub experience might help.

click on the envelope below to submit your answer

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RULES AND REGULATIONS

BALL IN MOTION DEFLECTED OR STOPPED

The intent of the player determines which rule comes into play on a ball in motion. During play, in a recent tournament, Phil Mickelson made a stroke on the putting green at the time his ball was moving, with the intent of reducing the distance for his next shot. As a result, ...

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MYTH OR SCIENCE

YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT?

It’s such a fundamental part of our lives we’re constantly inundated with advice. .  You should drink 8 glasses of water a day.  Drinking tea causes dehydration. ...

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GETTING TO KNOW OUR PROS

We are so lucky to have such a beautiful golf course, golf club and have support from terrific golf pros! Check out their hometowns, favourite golf moments and some other fun facts about them below....

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PHOTO CONTEST

You never know when that prize winning photo op is going to happen! The first day I golfed in my new, white golf shoes.

This story has been updated to include the photo contest categories...

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OUR EVERCHANGING HARVEST GARDENS

This article is intended for others like myself who are astonished at the beauty of this everchanging treasury of plants we enjoy at harvest. These gardens are the essence of what Harvest is all about and we are blessed to be able to have such an extravagance of treats all season long, everywhere you look!....

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AMBASSADOR PROGRAM

Thanks to Bonnie Houston for managing the 2018 Ambassador Program. Youv'e done a fabulous job arranging appropriate people for all of our new members. And we have two new members See who they are...

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BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY

Rachelle one of our loyal Cart Girls went way beyond her job description when I was stung three times by a single bee. I asked her for some ice and she lept into action and actually held the icepack on my butt for ten minutes until the throbing had stopped. That is good customer service!

And speaking of Bees. I'm looking for someone who would like to provide an article on Bee Conservancy and Golf. Thanks Debra

BONNIE PERFORMS "BIRDIE CPR"

GOLF SHOE SALE TIME!

knitted golf shoe

Club Championship Winners

Low Gross - Tammy Thomas - 158

2nd Gross - Marian Kirk - 176

Low Net - Joan Russell - 142

2nd Net - Donna Welda - 146

 

 

1st Flight Winners

Low Gros Karla Houghton 187,
2nd Gross - Florence Bortoluzzi 204,
Low Net: Lyn Decker 143,
2nd Net: Gundie Volk - 147,

 

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Do you have something to sell? Post it here! Send a picture and description and I will include it in the next newsletter coming out in October.

Various Ladies Kalea golf clubs: Irons 6,7,8,9 SW, Putter, 5 Wood and Bag. Lightly used ...

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