“The value of routine; trusting your swing.” - Lorii Myers
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We have created a schedule of Member only events for the season, please see below. Next up a very fun format, a par 3 tournament. We will modify the tees for each hole to be a par 3!
2017/2018 NSGC Member Calendar of Events

August 19 18-hole par 3 tournament
September 22 Nine and Dine (will be rescheduled to different date)
October 15th Member/Junior tournament
October 19th-23rd Member golf trip to Streamsong
November 11th Men's Ryder Cup
December 23rd Holiday Scramble
January 21st Ladies Solheim Cup
February 11th Valentines Day Couples Event
March 17th Member/Member event
April 14th NSGC Club Championship
The 2nd annual NSGC members golf trip is coming up in October, please see flyer below for more information. This was a GREAT trip last year! Click here to see some pictures about the much anticipated 3rd course to open at Streamsong, the Black course. Our group will be one of the first to experience this new course. We do still have a few spots left, so hurry and sign up in the golf shop. Deadline to sign up is September 8.
Here are a couple pictures of the recent works to the fairway on 18. Before and after pictures of the area just short of the green. The maintenance staff will be performing these types of works throughout the summer and fall to address the poorer areas of the fairways.

We will begin a fairway aerification project next week that will take a couple weeks to complete, weather depending.
Proration of membership dues:

We have had some inquiries about a pro-rated portion of dues, we do offer that but not until October 1.
Schedule of Events

August
August 1 NSGC Corporate golf league, match day 7
August 4 NSGC Corporate golf league finals
August 12 CIGA PGA Stableford
August 15-17 NSGC Summer Junior Camp
August 19 NSGC member Par 3 tournament


September
September 1 Red Cross outing
September 15 Cayman Rugby outing
September 22 Crimestoppers outing
September 29 Collas Crill outing
Final week of the NSGC Summer Corporate Golf league. This week we host the final regular match day on Tuesday and the finals are on Friday. 
The Grill
Operated by Casa 43 and Dining at Home chef Lloyd Brown, is open 11am to 5pm everyday.  Stop in for a bite to eat next time you are at the Club.
Book a Tee Time
Golf Tip of the Month

Are you trying to break 100, 80, or even par for the first time? If you’ve been close but cannot seem to shave those last couple of shots that it takes to break your scoring barrier, try moving up a set of tees. Obviously, it should be easier to shoot lower scores when you start closer to the hole, but that isn’t the point.  Don’t think that you’ll break your scoring barrier just by moving forward. Your expectations will naturally increase and the pressure you put on yourself to perform will go up. This too is helpful. In order to truly reach your potential, you’ll have to learn to play in the moment. Once you are more comfortable playing each shot as it comes, you’ll be able to move back to your normal tees and feel a lot more confident. That scoring barrier will fall in no time!

Rules section

In honor of Jordan Spieth’s famous driving range shot, here are your options when declaring your ball unplayable.
You may declare your ball unplayable at any place on the course EXCEPT when a ball is in a water hazard. You are the sole judge as to whether your ball is unplayable.
You have 3 options each carries a one stroke penalty:

  • Play a ball at the spot from which the original was last played (the stroke and distance).
  • Drop a ball within 2 club lengths of the spot where the ball lay, but not nearer the hole.
  • Drop a ball behind the point where the ball lay, keeping that point directly between the hole and the spot on which the ball is dropped, with no limit to how far behind that point the ball may be dropped. Note: If your ball is in a bunker, and you elect to use option 2 or 3, a ball must be dropped in the bunker.
Thanks for reading.
Until next month, see you on the course!
- North Sound Golf Club Staff
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