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Gorilla Golf

A Bluebird Tradition

21st Annual Gorilla Golf Outing 

Date Thursday September 21st, 2023 – 8am-4pm
at Three Fires Golf Club

Event Coordinator:
Paige Brockmyre

Contact: [email protected]

What is Gorilla Golf?
This is a golf marathon like no other outing you have EVER experienced!  Our golfers get pledges for each hole they play during this one day event.  Some golfers bring a driver along to help them move as quickly as possible, others buddy up with another golfer and share the ride!  It is about having fun, doing a sport that you love, and raising money for a wonderful cause at the same time! 
 
We asked one of our Golfers to share their experience:
Gorilla golf is a day on the course like no other.  Last year, we gathered around the registration table at 8am… we filled our thermos’ with coffee and had a muffin and a banana before we started monkeying around on the course.  The carts line up just before 8am… and we were reminded WHY we were there.  Every hole we play at Gorilla Golf supports friends, family and community members battling cancer.  We have secured pledges per hole and flat donations for our golfing efforts.  At 8am sharp, the fun begins!
 
This is not your traditional golf outing.  Your driver and/or golf partner drops you off right next to your ball at every shot.  If one goes in the woods, or lands on the green beside you, just drop another ball… whose counting!  This is about having fun and doing the sport you love… all in support of an incredible cause.  You will find lots of heckling and many laughs throughout the day.  And while this isn’t intended to be a “serious round of golf”, after 100+ holes, you will surely have some of the best drives of your life.   And on top of this, we all know someone that has been touched by cancer.  This outing gives me a chance to play a game that I love in honor of those I know and those we have lost.  It is a fun way to support those as they go through the darkest time of their life.  
 
When I say that this was the most crazy and fun golf outing I have ever attended… I mean it!

Are you interested in supporting Gorilla Golf? Please submit this form: Click Here

Are you interested in golfing at the Gorilla Golf event? Please submit this form:  Click Here

SPONSORS from 2023:
King Cong Sponsor:

Anlaan Corporation

Gorilla Sponsors:

JRF Construction
Michigan Paving & Materials
Action Manufacturing
Robert & Amy Anderson
Integrated Inspections LLC

Silver Back Sponsors:

Seaway Painting LLC
Stoneco
Rusche’s Trucking Inc.
Marjo Construction
Michigan Pipe & Valve
Friedland Industries Inc.
Give ‘Em A Brake Safety
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center
I’Move Physical Therapy
Driesenga & Associates
Charlotte & Rich Cortis
Cardinal Fabricating
The King Co. Inc.

Cheeky Monkey Sponsors:
Modern Concrete
GM & Sons Inc.
Macallister Machinery
Penninsula Prestress
Nucor Skyline
Bush Concrete Products
Draper, Bialik & Company
Ferguson
Dan & Patty Keller

Event Supporters:
Surveying Solutions Inc.
Rock Bottom
Marushka
R&R Ready Mix

Event Donations:

Three Fires Golf Club
Maple Hill Golf Course
John & Roberta Leenhouts
Hascall Steel
Verduins Printing & Advertising
Lacks Enterprises
Grande Finale Cafe
Electric Hero
UM Health West

 

Many thanks to the board of directors of Bluebird Cancer Retreats & the countless volunteers who make this event possible.
We wouldn’t be able to give the gift of bluebird without All of YOU!

If you are interested in being a volunteer or Event Sponsors,
please email or phone our office for more information. [email protected] or 616-847-0839

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