FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Bond Head ON - The Great Lakes Tour made a stop recently at The Club at Bond Head near Alliston ON. The beautiful Clublink facility was playing difficult but many players commented on the fast, pure greens and mentioned the surfaces were the best the GLT experienced so far this season.
Brett Nymeyer (Stratford) took advantage of his extraordinary distance and the great putting surfaces to post a round of four under par 68. His round featured six birdies and two bogies. Nymeyer caught fire in the middle of his round making five birdies on holes 6 through 11. He made a late bogey on the difficult par 3 15th, but his lead was safe as he went on to win by four shots.
There were five players tied for second place at even par 72. Brett Cairns (Courtland), Drew Nesbitt (Oro-Medonte), Matt Hoffman (Thornhill), Mitch Sutton (London) and Stephen Gonko (Sudbury) couldn't break the deadlock in the runner up position. Most notably...
Matt Hoffman birdied his final three holes to post a round of 72 while Stephen Gonko had it to three under par through 13 holes but stumbled coming home with bogies on the final two holes. Former Team Canada Member Mitch Sutton couldn't get much going in his round with two birdies and two bogies to maintain the 5 way tie for second.
With the win Brett Nymeyer takes home $900 and 500 points in the Order of Merit Standings. Nymeyer currently sits 7th with 806.00 points while David M. Sheman (Newmarket) who did not participate at Bond Head is on top of the Order of Merit with 1585.00 points. He leads John Maley (Sudbury) by 400.36 points.
The Great Lakes Tour will make their next stop on the 2015 schedule on Monday July 6th at Station Creek Golf Club for Regular Series Event #5. The Southern Ontario Open will be played on July 22-25 at Hidden Lake Golf Club in Burlington ON and Registration is now available for all participants.
For complete results from The Club at Bond Head Click Here
For complete Order of Merit Standings Click Here
For Southern Ontario Open website and registration Please Visit Here
PROMUTUEL INSURANCE $100,000 QUEBEC OPEN
The GLT is pleased to announce the beginning of a relationship with the Quebec PGA and the very historical $100,000 Promutuel Insurance Quebec Open. The basis of this relationship will see the Great Lakes Tour receive a minimum of 10 exemptions into the Quebec Open being held just outside Quebec City the week of July 13-19, 2015. The Quebec Open is a limited field to PGA of Canada Professionals, qualified amateurs and selected Touring Professionals. Regular Series Event #5 at Station Creek Golf Club on Monday July 6th will serve as a Great Lakes Tour Qualifier for these 10 exemptions. The Tour is excited to offer the top 2 finishers at Station Creek PAID entry fee into the Promutuel Insurance Quebec Open. The Province of Quebec and the Professional golf events within are second to none and offer a player experience like none other. The Quebec PGA run world class events that have garnered much respect from PGA of Canada Professionals across the country. Look for future announcements regarding this relationship and opportunities for Great Lakes Tour Memebers.
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