THE MAD POST

 

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Apr 29

Ladies Captain's Report - Frances Painter
 
That is great news to hear some of the other provinces are opening up their golf courses, with restrictions of course. I am hoping we’re not far behind.
 

Apr 28

Hi all,
 I am sure you must be anxious to put your clubs in the trunk of your car. The committee for reopening has been working hard on preparing for our return. Let’s all be very aware that there will be restrictions, rules and regulations. I cannot insist enough of the importance for everybody to abide by those, so we can remain open.
 

Apr 27

Hello, my name is Michelle Larcher, Mad River’s new Food and Beverage Supervisor.  I would like to briefly introduce myself before reviewing our plans for 2020.  

 


Apr 25
You can always order your pre-round purchases through this portal.
Mad River On-Line Shopping
 

Apr 24
 
‘One of the Finest Educational Experiences Ever’
  
During the off-season, I had been in conversation with one of golf’s finest teachers and author of two bestselling books, Fred Shoemaker.  Fred founded Extraordinary Golf and has helped tens of thousands of golfers become better on and off the golf course.  Please read the attached bio, as Fred truly is an extraordinary teacher and coach.
 
Fred was to come to Mad River this June, continuing our initiative of bringing you, the members, the finest guest speakers the world of golf has to offer, however, the world has changed and so too have our plans, but don’t fret!
 
This past weekend, I received a call from Fred and in true Fred fashion, he graciously offered his time to you, the members, to get on a 1 hour Zoom call at no expense.  This will also be an interactive conversation. I truly believe that after this call, you will be in a better place.  
 
If you are unfamiliar with Zoom, it is very easy to use and DOWNLOAD.  Simply follow the guidelines within the link and install on your selected device.  There is no limit as to how many people may join in on the call, so I encourage every member to join. 
 
To join the meeting, please use the link at the bottom of this message.  (Jo Hardy is Fred’s wife and teaching partner.)
 
PASSINGS
Our deepest condolences go out to Bob and Betty-Jean Cook on the passing of their son, David Cook. LINK  and to Dr. David Caspari on the passing of his wife, and Mad River member, Jane Somerville. LINK
 
New Members

Ross & Wendy Reimer

Ross and Wendy recently located to The Blue Mountains area from Burlington.  Ross manages Reimer Associates, an executive search firm specializing in supply chain and transportation. Wendy owns Reimer Design, an interior design firm specializing in residential projects. They have a son, Alexander, and a daughter Riley who is married to Eric.

2020 Membership Drive!
Please forward the names of those that you believe would be a welcomed addition to your club as an associate member, an introductory member or a full equity member.  Equity memberships are available at $17,500 - NO ANNUAL DUES REQUIREMENT IN 2020!  A $1000 finder’s fee* is awarded for leads that become equity members.  Don’t delay this special offer is limited and time sensitive.
Contact Sandy at shiggins@madriver.ca or call 705-428-3673 cell 705-443-9818.
*some restrictions may apply.



 


Have a Suggestion
Send your idea or concern to: suggestionbox@madriver.ca  Your suggestion will be forwarded to the appropriate individual or committee for consideration.