What better preparation for a good days golf than a smooth 40 minute Atlantic crossing on a Fred Olsen fast ferry. Tecina Golf on La Gomera was the lure for 130 golfers and families on Saturday 7 August in the fifth round of the Tenerife and La Gomera Golf Circuit, now into its fourth year.
Many of the golf visitors made a weekend of it by taking advantage of great rates from Hotel Jardin Tecina, the four star resort with a cliff top setting overlooking Playa de Santiago. The circuit has captured the imagination of golfers and local businessâ€™s, Fred Olsen and Hotel Jardin Tecina led the parade of supportive sponsors. They were : Turismo de Tenerife, Canary Islands Golf Federation, Iberostar Hotels & Resorts, Francachela Catering & Services, www.canarias.com, Heineken, Juices Payment, and GHOTEL Gomasper, Fred Olsen & Garden Tecina , Golf +, Fonteide, Kalise, Cadena Ser Radio Club Tenerife, Caroli Health Club and Sheraton La Caleta Resort & Spa, Golf Holiday, Cava Castillo Peralada, Coca Cola, Imegal, Tents Atlantic, AXA Insurance, Abama Golf & Spa Resort, Hotel Jardin Tropical, Hotel Spa Villalba, Spring Hoteles, Vincci Hotels, Sorted Sites and Ideal Jewelers.
Here Come The Winners
After a well contested days golf the prizes were awarded. The ball closest to the flag in the No. 2 hole went to Alexander Aldana with 121 cm. Senior prize winner was JosÃ© Castella who lifted the coveted prize wheel and scratch winner was Angel Gonzalez Rodriguez with 31 points.The ladies longest drive on the 17th hole was scooped by Loli Sebares and the gentlemens prize went to Epifanio Hernandez Delgado
1st. Claudia Cazorla Rodriguez with 34 points
2nd. Celia Nebot with 33 points
3rd. Pamela Evans with 30 points
1st. Beatriz Montero 33 points Oreja
2nd. Maria del Pilar Fernandez Mass with 28 points
3rd. Marilyn Pendleton with 28 points
1st. Angel Gonzalez Rodriguez with 39 points
2nd. Salam Imeldo Salazar with 36 points
3rd. David Ian Pritchard 32 points
1st. Pablo GonzÃ¡lez Machado with 36 points
2nd. Petr Kosa 35 points
3rd. Patterson Gennovart Antonio with 33 points
1st. Raul Diaz Mendez with 43 points
2nd. Latz Marsenyach with 38 points
3rd. Pedro Luis Rodriguez Hernandez with 37 points
The Fourth Circuit is composed of a total of 7 tests which take place this summer in the following areas; Buenavista Golf, Golf Las Americas, Golf del Sur, Golf Costa Adeje, Tecina Golf, Abama Golf and the final will be back in Golf del Sur.
Registration is now open for the sixth round at Abama Golf on 21 August. For more detailed information and to view all the pictures of the tournament and awards, see the website of the Association of Golf Courses in Tenerife www.isladegolf.com or by contacting the email address firstname.lastname@example.org for any query.