Rotary AM-AM 2012
Dumfries Rotary Am Am
Dumfries Rotary Club's 22nd running of its Charity Am Am was held last Wednesday at Dumfries & County Golf Club. Considering the kind of summer we are having, it was a miracle that the weather held up well enough to allow the huge field of 60 teams of four to complete the day, more or less unscathed.
Once again, the Rotary Club is most grateful to the Golf Club for permitting us to use their beautiful course for this event, and it was in superb condition, the greens in particular running fast and true- there was no excuse for missing putts!
Scoring was excellent, and the many prizes were all won by deserving teams and individuals, with even the booby prize winners (who shall be nameless!) getting a big cheer at the prizegiving in a crowded Clubhouse. The winning team, who pipped the Club Captain Muir Townsley's team on a better inward half, were the team from Dumfries Mortgage & Property Shop led by Raymond Marshall, who amassed 87 stableford points.
Dumfries Rotary Club thanks the 60 teams of four who took part, and we also offer our sincere thanks to our main sponsor Henry Schein Animal Health, all the local businesses and individuals who sponsored and supported in many different ways, the Golf Club for its great generosity in making the course available to us, and to all the Club staff who contributed in so many ways to the success of the event.
As a result, we have been able to make a substantial donation, in excess of