Hull, NHL legends visit Miskanaw Golf Club for annual Member Guest Day
(Fort McMurray, AB, July 17, 2013) – Miskanaw Golf Club held its annual Member Guest Day presented by The Bouchier Group on Wednesday, with NHL legends Dennis Hull, Jamie Macoun, Gary Leeman, Bill Derlago, Colin Patterson, Mike Pelyk and the Edmonton Eskimos Cheer Team joining with members and special guests for a fun filled day of golf, food and prizes.
A full afternoon of golf followed by the Clark Riley Construction Management Group Cocktail Hour and exquisite plated dinner ended with a rousing keynote address from Hull and the ‘Hot Stove’, an annual showcase of NHL legends. Alongside Hull, Macoun, Leeman, Derlago, Patterson and Pelyk shared stories from their playing days while interacting and answering questions from those in attendance.
“Member Guest Day is always one of our most popular events every year,” said Rob MacGregor, PGA of Canada Director of Golf and Grounds at MacDonald Island Park. “Our special guests brought their golf game and some entertaining and insider stories to share with our members as everyone enjoyed first-rate treatment from our Hospitality team. Thank you to our special guests, The Bouchier Group, Clark Riley Construction Management Group, Nike Golf, the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club and all of our partners for making it another year to remember.”
Member Guest Day draws players from Miskanaw Golf Club, as well as MacDonald Island Park partners and representatives from The Bouchier Group and Clark Riley Construction Management Group, among other community members. The popularity of the annual tournament has continued to evolve alongside Miskanaw Golf Club, which continues its re-development on new holes on No. 6 and No. 7.
“It is the generosity of our members and partners that enable us to continue improving the experience at Miskanaw Golf Club as well as support the impressive growth of our junior golf program,” said Tim Reid, Chief Operating Officer at MacDonald Island Park. “It is our responsibility to introduce youth to golf and to ensure the experience remains accessible in our community for years to come at Miskanaw Golf Club and through programs like Mi KIDS and Mi COACH.”