Peterhead Fishermen’s Mission Golf Day hailed as a success

D Buchan (Atlantic Challenge B team) and  J Buchan (Atlantic Challenge A team)
D Buchan (Atlantic Challenge B team) and J Buchan (Atlantic Challenge A team)

The Peterhead Fishermen’s Mission Annual Golf Day held on Friday, June 12 at Peterhead Golf Club was a great success.

A total of 33 teams made up of 99 players participated and over £4,150 was raised for the Mission.

The winning team Atlantic Challenge B

The winning team Atlantic Challenge B

With sunshine making the well-presented Craigewan Course look its best, a very good day of golfing was enjoyed by all.

Peterhead Mission Superintendent Steve Murray said: “We would really like to thank Peterhead Golf Club for their tremendous support for this annual event.

“This event is only possible because of their support and also the companies and individuals who sponsor the teams and the various prizes.

“This year, Boxpool Solutions sponsored the golf balls given to each player and we thank them for this generous donation.”

The winning team were J Duthie, D Buchan and I Cameron playing for the Atlantic Challenge B Team.

The individual winners were:

0 – 9 handicap - E Roberts playing in the Harvest Hope team.

10 – 18 handicap - D Buchan playing in the Atlantic Challenge B team.

19 – 28 handicap - J Buchan (OV) playing in the Atlantic Challenge A team.

Providing a lifeline of welfare and support to fishermen and their families, the Fishermen’s Mission is the only fishermen’s charity that provides emergency support alongside practical, financial, spiritual and emotional care.

The Fishermen’s Mission aims to provide help for all fishermen, active or retired, and their families.