The first ever Family Golf Championship will tee off at the Chandigarh Golf Club on 25th March, Friday. This Inaugural tournament is the Brain Child of Capt. GS Ghuman, Chairman Tournament Committee at Chandigarh Golf Club and is open to all the categories of members of the club, Permanent Members, Green Card Members and Temporary Members. This will be a team Championship comprising of two players in each team with any of the following combinations eligible to enroll:
Father/Mother, Father/Son, Father/Daughter, Mother/Son, Mother/Daughter, Brother/Sister,Grandfather/Grandson, Grandfather/Granddaughter.
The idea behind this Championship is to promote golf as a fun activity amongst all age groups and encourage a family oriented atmosphere in the game as well as the Club. According to Capt. GS Ghuman “This Championship will be played on an alternate shot format and will have four prizes where the winning team will get a prize/voucher worth Rs.5000, 1st runner-up will be given a prize a prize/voucher worth Rs.4000, 2nd runner-up will be awarded a prize/voucher worth Rs.3000 and the 3rd runner-up will receive a prize/voucher worth Rs.2000”. Last date of entry for this tournament is 23rd March by 5pm at the club office.