Associação Obrigado Bombeiros held their first golf tournament on Saturday 6 July raising €2,320 towards the Bombeiros de Silves Fire Truck Appeal.
The charity golf event took place at Gramacho Pestana Golf Resort and welcomed 42 players for an 18 hole, pairs stapleford competition, followed by lunch. 100% of the golf fees and 20% of the lunch price was donated, together with proceeds from the raffle and course competitions. A total of €2,320 was raised and has been transferred to the Bombeiros de Silves Fire Truck Appeal.
The tournament winners were Mrs D Lepaumier and Ms R Lepaumier. In 2nd place were Mr A Pacheco and Mr C Scartezini, and in 3rd place Mr Mike Stevenson and Mr Morgan Stevenson. The “longest drive” for ladies competition was won by Christine Parry and the winner of the men’s “longest drive” was Mr Amandio Pacheco. The “nearest the pin” competition winner was Barrie Sheehan.
Associação Obrigado Bombeiros would like to thank all of the players for turning up and supporting their event. Thanks are extended to the partners and friends of players, who attended the lunch afterwards. Obrigado Bombeiros would also like to thank the many generous sponsors who helped to make the event the success it was: Quinta Dos Vales Wine Estate, Quinta do Mata Mouros, Paxa Wines, O Barradas restaurant, The Black Stove Pub & Bar, Adventure Golf Alvor, Compromisso Restaurant Silves, Alvor Golf Shop, Carvoeiro Golf Shop, Quinta Dos Santos Craft Beer, The Golf Shack, Pina Garden Centre, Restaurante Marisqueira Rui, The Smokehouse & Tapas Bar and La Mona Lisa Restaurant. A massive thank you also goes to Rui Gago and his team at Gramacho Golf for the donation of the course for the morning, as well as all their help and assistance both before and during the event.
The Association are now already hard at work organising their annual Charity Auction which will take place on 21st September. To find out more please visit the Facebook Page for more details
If you would like more information about Associação Obrigado Bombeiros; if you would like to volunteer, attend the weekly quiz or donate money, please see the contact details below.
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