SGSS CNY tourney hosts over 100 senior golfers


Dr Chan and SGSS captain Anthony Tan (seated on sofa – ninth and sixth left, respectively) join other golfers in a group photo taken during the gathering.

KUCHING (Jan 20): The Senior Golfers Society of Sarawak (SGSS) conducted a special Chinese New Year (CNY) tournament at Sarawak Golf Club (KGS) here recently, which gathered 108 members.

After the event, the members processed to SGSS president Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Dr George Chan’s house where he and his wife Datuk Wira Lorna Enan Muloon hosted a CNY dinner, which also included prize presentation and lucky draws.

Dr Chan (second right) and SGSS captain Anthony Tan, on his right, pose with SGSS advisor Ting Kuok Ing (right) and member Chai Chui Khin for a photo-call just before tee-off.

In his brief remark, Dr Chan hailed such gathering as a very good and meaningful platform for the senior golfers to get together and foster spirit of camaraderie.

Meanwhile, the SGGS announced that it was organising a golf outing to Batam, Indonesia, scheduled to run from Feb 7 to 11 this year.

“Currently, 29 golfers have signed up for the trip.

“Other events for this year will be the ‘Hari Raya Golf’ in early May, ‘Gawai Golf’ in June, as well as the ‘Sarawak Senior Amateur Closed’ on the first week of July, jointly organised by SGSS and Sibu Golf Club.

“Other events will be announced upon the confirmation of the dates and venues,” it said.