Fri Aug 24 Final Golf Details

by Lynn Moyers on August 20, 2018

Thank you for being a part of our Golf Tournament this year. Great news, 14 players more this year than last year!
A special thanks to tournament presenting sponsor Delta Air Lines, and to Friendship Cup sponsor Sapporo Premium Beer.

We are busy making final preparations for Friday’s golf tournament.
Below are some of the basics for the day, to help everything run smoothly. Please share with your team members.

Location: Langdon Farms Golf Club, 24377 NE Airport Road, Aurora, OR 97002

Program

  • 6:30am – Registration Opens, so does the driving range and putting green. We have breakfast and coffee for you also. Apologies, but we won’t be open before 6:30am.
  • Around 7:30am – Call to carts – find your cart and drive out to your designated start hole
  • 7:45am – Play starts
  • Around 12:30pm Play finishes, return to Red Barn for Southern Fried BBQ lunch
  • From 1:10/1:20pm-ish – prize-giving, etc
  • 2/2:30pm Group photos and close

Events: Scramble and Stroke Play

If you have entered Scramble,

  1. You are not entered into Friendship Cup
  2. Your foursome is entered into overall scramble prize award (simple gross low score)
  3. You are eligible for all on course holes prizes
  4. You are not eligible for overall prizes (best net, best gross in a variety of categories)

If you have entered Stroke Play,

  1. You are entered into Friendship Cup, and need to choose Team USA or Team Japan
  2. Your foursome isn’t entered into overall scramble prize award (simple gross low score)
  3. You are eligible for all on course holes prizes
  4. You are eligible for overall prizes (best net, best gross in a variety of categories)

As of now (foursomes):

  • Scramble: Ajinomoto, OnPoint Community Credit Union, Mackenzie, Lane Powell, Subaru of America, Moss Adams, Port of Portland, Delta Air Lines, KPMG.
  • Stroke Play: Kodachi Law, KEEN Footwear, The Standard, Expeditors, Deloitte 1, 2, 3 & 4, Sapporo.
  • Individuals will play stroke play, unless as a foursome they request scramble.

A LOT TO WIN!!!!!!

Friendship Cup presented by Sapporo Premium Beer

  • Lowest gross average score by team. Team USA won in both 2016 and 2017. Let’s go Team Japan!
  • Team Japan Captain: Consul General Takashi Teraoka
  • Team USA Captain: Andrew Murphy, Sapporo Premium Beer

Overall Prizes

  • Overall Scramble Prize: $100 gift certificate to Koji Osakaya restaurant
  • Various Stroke Play prizes (best net & gross – overall, 0-15 handicappers, 16+ handicappers, Shokookai member, senior, female): Gift certificates to Koji Osakaya and Sho Restaurant

On-Course Prizes

  • 9 of the 18 holes have a prize! Everyone is eligible!
  • Challenges include longest drive, straightest drive, closest to the pin, hole-in-one (Honda Accord Sport!!!), and longest putt.
  • Various great prizes, coffee gift packs, bottles of sake and beer, golf for two, more gift certificates, and so on.

Also

  • Two Delta Round-Trip tickets to Japan – we’ll host an oral auction for these, valued at $4,560!
  • Great raffle – a variety of give-aways – please purchase raffle tickets when you check-in
  • 50-50 lost ball – keep count of how many balls you lose. Guess how many balls lost in total, and win! $10 a guess, 50% of winnings to the closest person with the correct or under the actual number. Guess at check-in.

Special thanks to all our sponsors and supporters:

Delta Air Lines, Sapporo Premium Beer, Moss Adams, Port of Portland, Portland Roasting Coffee, KPMG, Perkins Accounting, Deloitte, Kodachi Law, Dick’s Auto Group, Sho Restaurant, Koji Osakaya, SakéOne, KEEN Footwear, and Langdon Farms.

And our committee and volunteers:

John Kodachi, Tamako Hayashi, Hideo Kobayashi, Rick Aizawa, Yumi Nada, Sean Egusa, Gerry Blaise, Lynn Moyers, and intern Zia Shonk.

And Friendship Cup Team Captains, Consul General Takashi Teraoka, and Andrew Murphy from Sapporo Beer.

Download Tournament Information & Rules Here: 2018 Golf Info, Rules

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