Brian Morris the Head Pro at the Ocean View Golf Club is preparing himself for a new battle off the Golf Course.
Morris was diagnosed with a Brain Aneurism in December 2019, he was immediately flown out to have emergency surgery, it was also discovered that he had Stage Four Cancer.
A positive Morris is looking forward to the new challenge and believes he has what it takes to fight the battle.
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Dillas Finishes T28th in Amateur Championships
Jarryd Dillas concluded competing in the Latin American Amateur Championships at the El Camaleon Golf Club in Mayakoba, Mexico.
Dillas finished T28th overall with a score of 18-over par 302 after Four Rounds.
Dillas in his Final Round shot a 3-over par 74, Dillas’ Round consisted of 3 Birdies, 9 Pars and 6 Bogey’s.
Jarryd Dillas Latin American Amateur Championships Final Round Scorecard
1 – 4 – Par 2 – 4 – Par 3 – 4 – Par 4 – 3 – Birdie 5 – 5 – Bogey 6 – 4 – Bogey 7 – 5 – Par 8 – 3 – Par 9 – 4 – Par Dillas made the turn +1 10 – 3 – Bogey 11 – 4 – Birdie 12 – 4 – Bogey 13 – 5 – Par 14 – 4 – Birdie 15 – 3 – Bogey 16 – 4 – Par 17 – 4 – Par 18 – 4 – Bogey Dillas concluded his Round +3
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Dillas & Campbell Compete in Amateur Championships
Jarryd Dillas made the Cut
Jarryd Dillas and Walker Campbell began competing in the Latin American Amateur Championships at the El Camaleon Golf Club in Mayakoba, Mexico.
Dillas shot a First Round 10-over par 81, which was followed by a Second Round 1-over par 72, to make the Cut at 11-over.
In his Third Round Dillas shot a 4-over par 75 to come off the course T25th. Dillas in his Third Round shot 2 Birdies, 12 Pars, 3 Bogey’s and 1 Triple Bogey.
After the First Two Rounds Campbell missed the cut after shooting a combined 24-over par. Campbell shot a First Round 16-over par 87, before shooting a Second Round 8-over par 79.
Friday, January 17, 2020
Dark N’ Stormy World Par 3 Championship 2020
Fairmont Southampton is proud to announce our new partnership with Goslings to operate The World Par 3 Championship, to be known as The Dark ‘N Stormy World Par 3 Championship at the iconic Turtle Hill Golf Club.
In its 11th year, the world’s premier par 3 championship will take place March 5th – 7th, 2020 and offer a total purse of $50,000.
For the first time, the winner qualifies to play in the PGA Tour Bermuda Championship this fall. The event is expected to attract 120 participants including a number of noted professionals. The field will be rounded out by an impressive list of amateur golfers—from Bermuda, the United States, Canada and Europe.
“Fairmont Southampton is absolutely delighted to announce our partnership with Goslings for the Dark N’ Stormy World Par 3 Championship. We are very proud of this event and see it as a signature event for the resort and Bermuda.” said Kiaran MacDonald, Regional Vice President and General Manager, Fairmont Southampton. “Players can expect a challenging 18 hole par 3 course, sub-tropical surroundings, dramatic elevation changes and coastal winds. This challenging 2,684 yard golf course is designed to take your short game to new heights. There will be 3 great days of Golf and events open to amateurs and professionals. We are all very excited for this event and look forward to a fantastic partnership and Tournament.”
Nancy Gosling, President and CEO of Goslings Brothers Ltd. said “We could not be more delighted to be involved in this tournament. Over the past few years Goslings has become more involved in golf tournaments and this one is especially exciting because it is going to be one of the rare ones that has Men and Women professionals playing together. This year we know that we have Shannon Johnson the USGA Mid-Amateur Champion in 2018 and Megan Buck who was the 2019 semi-finalist. We are looking forward to seeing many people participate in this tournament and taking it forward.”
Fairmont Southampton are pleased to be offering a special tournament room rate for those staying with us starting at $179 per night (plus gratuities, tax and resort levy).
Tournament registration will be $400 for amateurs and $525 for professionals. The registration will include:
• Dark N’ Stormy World Par 3 Championship tournament entry for 3 days of golf • Daily breakfast and lunch at the course on tournament days • Two exclusive events hosted by Fairmont Southampton and Goslings • Prizing Giving Reception after play of the final round • Premium Dark N’ Stormy® World Par 3 Championship player gifts
Thursday, January 16, 2020
World Par 3 Championship 2020 Sponsor Announced
On the Tee Box of the Number One Fairway it was announced by Kiaran MacDonald - Regional Vice President & General Manager of Fairmont Southampton the return of the World Par 3 Championship to Turtle Hill Golf Club, but the 11th consecutive year, taking place March 5th – 8th has a new Sponsor.
As in previous years, the Bermuda Tourism Authority and PGA Canada will continue as partner for this signature golf event in Bermuda now named the Dark & Stormy World Par three Championships.
As the World’s Premier Par 3 Championship with a total purse of $50,000, the event is expected to attract 150 participants from more than 10 countries, including a number of noted professionals.
The field will be rounded out by an impressive list of amateur golfers—from Bermuda, the United States, Canada and Europe—vying for titles in the Men's, Women's and Senior Amateur Divisions.
An added incentive for the winner was also announced by Bermuda PGA Open Championship Tournament Director Sean Sovacool, that the winner of the Dark and Stormy World Par Three Championships 2020 will earn a spot in the Bermuda PGA Open Championships 2020.