On Saturday 21 July the American Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 12146 Ban Chang - Utapao held it’s 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Emerald Golf Club in Ban Chang, Rayong. 36 teams competed in the Texas Scramble with a shotgun start under a mostly sunny sky raising funds supporting the VFW Post’s local veteran and community service outreach programs in and around the Ban Chang, Sattahip and Utapao areas. There was plenty of good golf, fun, food and refreshments all offered by our generous sponsors.

Immediately following the scramble a buffet and awards ceremony was held at Finnegan’s Irish Pub and Restaurant on Phayun Road in Ban Chang. The winning teams were: 1st Place - The Cricket Club Net 53 (Dave Stockman, Richard Holt, Simon Philbrook & Peter Park); 2nd Place – Bangkok Pattaya Hospital Team Net 54 (Dr. Kampanart Tangamatakul, Dr. Santa Methasin, Dr Suradel Lokduenxai & Dr. Prida Phutthasirayakorm) and 3rd Place: The Snobs Net 55 (Bob Poole, Keith Wooley, Martin Grimoldy & Rod Howett besting The Bar B (Shawn McKeirnan, Ali Kirkwood, Bee & Dee) on a back nine count back 26/28.

The VFW Golf Committee thanks all of their sponsors and the playing golfers for supporting this year’s event.

Golf Tournament 2018