The Red Shirts Club is a non-profit organization that was the brainchild of Mr Mauritz Lombard, the Director of Lombard tyres, Mo had the idea of starting a club that is supported by likeminded individuals and Companies to raise funds for charity.Mauritz, contacted a few of his contacts to explain the concept, the buy in was immediate and The Red Shirts club was born in 2015.
The Committee members are as follows:
1: Mo Lombard, Director Lombard Tyres
2: Ivan Du Plooy, Director Dubar Crushers
3: David Stellenberg, Tsogo Sun
4: Derek De Smidt, Golf Director Krugersdorp Golf Club
5: Dean van Zyl, CEO Shutterlock [Pty] Ltd
6: Clint Kruger, ABSA
The success of the charity golf club lies in the committee, members and sponsors who consist of likeminded people who have the vision and drive to ensure that The Red Shirts Charity, a registered NPO is an ongoing success.The Red Shirts boasts a fully subscribed field of members, who have a passion for golf and believe in the vision of the Red Shirts “When we play, charity wins”.All members are issued with a branded red shirt, which is worn with pride on each of the days.
The Krugersdorp Golf Course, a challenging course is home to this event which is held 4 times a yearWhy it worksAll participants are requested to pay the annual fee upfront, Membership fees for 2018 will be R1800.00 for the 4 Rounds.
This includes a halfway house voucher, and excellent high value prizes up for grabs.Paying upfront eliminates the need to search for players for the 4 rounds that are played every year.
Charities that have or will benefit with funds raised as follows:
R 75 000.00 The Lions Club of South Africa [Krugersdorp]
R 150 000.00 The Lions Club of South Africa [Krugersdorp]
R 5000.00 Tony an Orphan child of Maria
R 5000.00 Sable Blind Bowlers Association
R 2000.00 WAWA
R 1500.00 Donation towards Foxie
R 3000.00 MC Kloppers Blue Bulls Rugby academy
R 50 000.00 Laerskool Protearif Noodfonds
R 200 000.00 The Lions Club of South Africa [Krugersdorp]
R 30 000.00 The Rotary Club of South Africa [West RandAnnual
R4 000 Danica Joubert 24th World Scout Jamboree
R5 000 Lions Club Pretoria
R5 000 Blind Bowlers association
R270 000 Lions Club of South Africa [Krugersdorp]
R30 000 Rotary Club of South Africa [West Rand]
Our Main Sponsors:
ABSA, Andcore Brokers, Bovu Signs, Clover SA, Daisy Business Solutions, Dixon, Dubar Crushers, Goodride Tyres, Jonsson Workwear, Karcher SA, Krugersdorp Golf Club, Kumho Tyres, K Print, Lombard Tyres, Max Power Services, Romanelli Jewellers, Santova, SA Signs, Securetech, Shutterlock, Savino, Tsogo Sun, WiruLink and 4 Most.
Format & Rules for Golf as follows:
No official handicap, no prize.
Betterball Stableford, calculated and applied to official handicaps. The Best 8 men & Best 2 Ladies teams are eligible for prizes. Hole in 1, Total Prize R 100 000.00, 50% paid to the winner, 50% to a nominated Shutterlock Charity.
A hole in 1 applies to Amateurs only, a maximum of 136 attempts on the day, T box to exceed 150 Meters from the flag for Men and 135 meters for Ladies. An impartial referee to be present on the 6th T box to verify proceedings.
Redex Cup, Betterball Stableford rules apply, 2 identical prizes sponsored by Karcher SA to the winning team, the same partners to play all 4 games, and the top 20 teams for the first 3 golf days will battle it out on the last golf day to decide the winner.
New members are most welcome, interested golfers/ Companies/ sponsors should join early to avoid disappointment, interested parties may contact Yolandi at: firstname.lastname@example.orgTel no: 011 951 5900 or any of the Committee members directly.