Monthly Archives August 2012

Golfers to Support Folds of Honor on Patriot Day at NJ’s Bowling Green Golf Club

Each Labor Day golfers are asked to participate in Patriot Golf Day, a nationwide fundraising event organized to support the Folds of Honor Foundation, which aids the dependents of our nation’s heroes. August 31 ““ September 3, 2012 marks the 6th annual Patriot Golf Day and Bowling Green Golf Club will participate. Last year, thanks to our golfers, we raised $394 and this year, we hope to raise this much and more with your help. Most golfers will donate by adding $1 to their green fee when playing over Labor Day weekend. Patriot Golf Day is the flagship fundraiser for
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Prime Condition for Labor Day…

The BG course maintenance crew has been working hard this summer and it shows. The course is in lush condition for late August and the cooler nights heading our way now that Labor Day is upon us will usher in another period of  growth. The greens aeration accomplished more than a week ago has healed in nicely. Tees have just been aerated and fairways will be verticut after the weekend. That means we’re really set up for some great Fall playing conditions. What a difference from last year’s hurricane event! We received compliments from the USGA agronomist last week during
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How to Plan a Golf Outing for Your Next Charity or Corporate Event

The golf course is recognized as a great place for developing strong friendships and working relationships while having some fun; and a golf outing might be the perfect choice for your next charity fundraiser, corporate event, or family reunion. We’ve seen a lot of golf outings held at Bowling Green Golf Club with many satisfied hosts and attendees. We’ve learned a thing or two along the way about planning a successful golf outing and would like to pass this knowledge along to you. Charity Fundraisers Golf outings are not the “new kid on the block” on the fundraising circuit however
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How to Play the Bowling Green Golf Club Front Nine Like the Members Do with Local Knowledge

Are you familiar with the ins and outs of playing Bowling Green Golf Club? As with any golf course, there are secret strategies, which are only revealed when one plays the course regularly. These strategies many not be obvious to the first time visitor. Golfers refer to these strategies as Local Knowledge and today we are sharing some of these tips to make your first round at Bowling Green even more enjoyable. HOLE 1 The opening hole at Bowling Green in scenic northern New Jersey is an inviting downhill opener with beautiful views of the surrounding hills and Bowling Green
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Club Championship weekend…

During this 45th anniversary season, participation in the Bowling Green Club Championship is robust as 48 members will compete in 4 mens flights & a women’s flight on August 4th & 5th.  After being revamped last year, the tournament’s  two day format is gaining acceptance, if not popularity. Play starts off on the first day with everyone competing in stroke play. For the  second round of the day ( Championship & “A” flights),  the top 4 scores will compete in match play for two semi finalist spots on Sunday. The finals on Sunday will be 36 holes of match play.
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