Newsletter 466 – 23 May 2016


Mr Ackerman receives another honour


We’re thrilled to share the news that Mr Raymond Ackerman has received an Honorary Doctorate in Laws at a special ceremony at Rutgers University-Camden in Philadelphia USA.

Mr Ackerman received the Honorary Doctorate for his outstanding commitment and dedication to building a better society for all South Africans over the past 50 years, setting new standards for business leaders across the world to follow. His family joined him at the prestigious ceremony.

Congratulations Mr. A! Your contribution now – and for generations to come – is enormous and we are immensely proud and privileged to have you as our President.

Junior Pitch n Putt

The Junior 'Clear Design Pitch n Putt' was held on Saturday 21st May.

The Junior ‘Clear Design Pitch n Putt’ was held on Saturday 21st May.

28 Juniors took part and Jordan de Beer (pictured) won the under 13 boys.

28 Juniors took part and Jordan de Beer (pictured) won the under 13 boys.

Other results:

  • Under 13 Girls – Olivia Wood
  • Under 11 Boys – Oren Jolley
  • Under 11 Girls – Chelsea Scott
  • Under 9 Boys – Daniel Roos
  • Under 7 Boys – Noah Rogovsky



Michell Golf is happy to report that a large group of skilled Under 13’s will soon be playing in our Saturday Competitions in the coming months.

A very big thanks to Darren van Eyk of Clear Design for his continued support of our youngsters.

Course Staff Outing


Steven Webber, our Course Manager, took his course staff on an outing to Robben Island last Friday.

The day out was thoroughly enjoyed by all, and had quite an emotional impact on some of them and for a few it was their first visit to the V&A Waterfront.

May Monthly Mixed


The winners of the May Monthly Mixed competition, pictured with Lady Captain Lilian Brand, were Brian Lefson, Jo-Anne Lefson, Erica Lefson and Eric Lefson – it was a family affair!


In second place were Gareth Scott, June Harrison, Dawn Pieters and Robert Barrett.


Third place, pictured with Lady Captain Lilian Brand, went to Willie Mentoor, Jacky White, Bridget Woodhouse & Josh Bell (not

Pro Shop Sale


This Week’s Results

Tuesday 17 May 2016
Individual Stableford
1stJune Harrison38
2ndLiz Cameron35
3rdMerle Christian35
4thGill Briggs35
Wednesday 18 May 2016
Individual Stableford
1stDave Thompson42
2ndGavin Buchalter39
3rdPadraic McMahon38
4thAnthony Ross37
Saturday 21 May 2016
Single Stableford
"A" Division"B" Division"C" Division
All Day - am & pm
1stDavid Mampies44Stuart Don44Miki Rogovsky42
2ndSteven Dunn42James Selkirk39Stephen Guild40
3rdMatthew Cooper39Duncan Johansen39Bruce Boaden30
Sunday 22 May 2016
Monthly Mixed
American Scramble Medal
1stBrian Lefson, Erica Lefson, Erik Lefson & Jo-Anne Lefson56.625
2ndGareth Scott, Robert Barrett, Dawn Pieters & June Harrison57.5
3rdWilly Mentoor, Josh Bell, Bridget Woodhouse & Jacky White57.75

Friday Night Draws


LM&A Draw


The name drawn for the LM&A draw was Bianca Reulecke.    Sadly Bianca was not present.    The next draw will be for R5 000

Evergreen Draw


The name drawn for the Evergreen draw was Colin Miller.    Sadly Colin was not present!    This draw remains at R5 000.

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