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EGC Promotion March 2019

Committee Posted on 15 Mar, 2019 09:25:33

Please see attached the poster for the 2019 EGC promotion. Promotion activities at the entrance of the ESTEC main restaurant on Monday March 18 and Thursday March 21, 12:00-14:00

Save the Date: ESTEC Golf Club 2018 AGM, December 10, 18:00

Committee Posted on 12 Oct, 2018 13:07:45

Dear Members,

Please block Monday December 10 in your agenda for the 2018 EGC AGM. This meeting will begin at 18:00 in Room Einstein.

During this General Meeeting we will discuss important items from 2018, plans for 2019 and nominate the 2019 committee.

Any points for the agenda, nominations for the committee or volunteers for the committee can be communicated to the secretary (Erik van Ginkel)

We hope to see many of you there!

2018 NGF Cards now available for collection at the Check-In hut

Committee Posted on 20 Mar, 2018 15:40:40

Dear members,

The 2018 NGF cards and bag tag stickers for members that paid their 2018 contribution are available in the Check-In hut on the table near the registration sheet.

If you cannot find your NGF card in the Check-In hut please contact me.


Re-construction of Green-9

Committee Posted on 21 Feb, 2018 08:39:01

The design as presented at the AGM is still applicable.
The layout has been slightly updated to allow a pin position a little more behind the bunker.
The revetted bunker wall will have a height variation from 40-90 cm. This should also make it a bit more challenging.
Due to the bunker layout it is always possible to play to the side if the height is considered too tough.

The cost after discussion with Hoek Hoveniers and taking into account a small reduction gained from maintenance contract of last year is estimated to €28200,-
including, the cost for the architect, and a cost reimbursement provision of 1500,- for the sprinkler system.

The design is as per attach drawing made by the landscape/golf course architect Ir. Aart Bertgsma, Bureau de Klare Lijn.
He has been recommended to us by Hoek Hovenier, who has worked with this office before, and where also the fees are somewhat reasonable.

The design is a follows (as presented at the AGM)

the final layout:

The ‘Werktekening’ is showing draining and sprinklers system:

As can be seen on the “Werktekening” the Green is slightly bigger than the old,
but should also be a little bit more interesting / challenging than the existing Green.

The Planning goes as follows:

phase-1:19/2 – 6/3 preparatory ground work
phase-2: grass mat rollout 19-23 March (all dates subject to weather conditions)

With a favourable Spring it should be ready for use around May-2018.

Kjeld Hjortnaes

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