Rotary Am Am at Glencruitten Golf Club on 3rd June 2018
Sunday 3rd June 2018 saw 168 golfers in 42 teams compete in the annual charity golf competition run by the Rotary Club of Oban. The weather was glorious and showed Glencruitten Golf Course at its best with some excellent scores being made.
The members of the Rotary Club of Oban turned out in strength to keep the event running smoothly with welcome help from 9 Police Scotland Youth Volunteers who acted as ball spotters. The competition was run on a Stableford scoring system with the best two scores on each hole counting. The competitors all enjoyed the golf with most teams completing in four hours.
A raffle in aid of local based charity, Marys Meals, raised £652 for them and the competition has raised in the region of £11,700 for local good causes. President Tommy McQuade of Oban Rotary Club thanked everyone for their support and in particular, the green-keepers and the volunteers of Glencruitten Golf Club who provided very tasty catering.
The winners of the competition and The Oban Times cup were Camanachd C with 93 points, second, winning the PDK Shellfish Trophy, were D & A Munn with 92 points and third, winning the Bank of Scotland cup, were Stuart Livingstone Joiners with 91 points.
The team of Oban Camanachd "C" - Scott MacMillan, Nial MacFarlane, Edward Swift and Danny MacVicar - won the Rotary Club of Oban 2018 Am Am and the Oban Times Trophy with a score of 93 Stableford points.