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April 7, 2015

Sunrise 6:38 am / Sunset 7:25 pm

12:47 Hours of Golf Available Today!

 

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Good Morning!  I hope everyone had a great Easter Weekend.  The GCC Easter Egg hunt was awesome and I enjoyed seeing all the little ones out here.  Easter Brunch was also awesome with over 500 people enjoying some fantastic food.  Ronnie Austin and his staff definitely out did themselves this year.  Great Job!

This week is Masters Week which is my favorite week of the year!  I can't get enough Masters coverage.  This week we have three events happening at GCC so please make sure you are signed up and ready to enjoy.

  • Tomorrow night we have the GCC 2 man beginning at 5:30 pm.  If you haven't played in this event yet it is an awesome mid week break.  Get a partner and come enjoy the 2 man scramble with handicap.

  • Friday night we have the first couple's scramble of the season.  The night is usually more about the beverages and dinner afterward than the 4 person scramble.  Start time is 5:30 pm.

  • Saturday we have the always popular Chicago Shootout beginning at 8:30 am.  We already have a big field but more teams are welcome.  Please call 754-6453 if you would like to play.  

    **Please note the golf course will not open until 12:30 pm when the tournament is over.**

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Tournament Challenge Winners!

Not only did Duke win last night so did three lucky GCC members. 

  • First Place:  Bruce Evans - 2 FREE Guest Fees

  • Second Place:  Jason  Lewin - 1 FREE Guest Fee

  • Third Place:  Brandon Prevettee - 1 Dozen Pro V1's

Titleist Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion is Back!  This is the last week!

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It's that time of year again where members can order 3 Dozen Pro V1's with an imprint on them and get the 4th dozen FREE.  The promotion runs from 3/12 - 4/12.  This is the best Promotion that Titleist does every year so please email all orders to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When ordering please give the following information:
Ball Type:  Pro V1 or Pro V1x
Imprint:  For Example - Initials or company name
Color of imprint:  Red, Blue, Green, Black, or Pink
Play Number:  1-4, 5-8, (all 1 # like all 4's, and double # like 33, These two options cost an $5 per dozen)

Chicago Shootout

Date:  Saturday, April 11, 2015

Time:  8:30 am Shotgun Start

Format:  4 person teams.  Scramble the tee shot and then play your own ball for the rest of the hole.  Each player will have a quota.  Prizes will be given to both teams and individuals. 

4th Annual Crawfish Boil on Saturday, April 25th @ 4 pm!

 adrenaline rush.jpg

kathrynstallins.jpg

 It's time to get ready for the biggest party of the year at GCC.  It fun for the entire family with a bouncy for the kids!  The Buisson Family will bring fresh crawfish up from Louisiana.  Chef Ronnie will have plenty of different food choices to go with crawfish including a children's buffet.  For your listening pleasure we will once again have the wonderful Kathryn Stallins Band.  This is the can't miss party of the year.  The fun begins at 4 pm and finishes up at dark.

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

  • GCC 3 Man - May 2-3, 2015

Junior Spri-ng Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

Junior League!

We are currently taking sign ups for the Summer Junior league which is little league golf.  Please call 754-6453 if you have a child ages 7-13 interested in joining in on the fun.  The season is from late May thru July and we will have weekly practices along with matches.

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s

  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats

  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event

  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives

Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2015 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Summer Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Wednesday - 8:00 am -10:00 am
Thursday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Friday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 3:30 pm
Saturday - After 2:00 pm
Sunday - After 3:30 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

 

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

 

 

 

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

 

Thank You,

Keith Penke

PGA Director of Golf

901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

 

 

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

March 31, 2015

Sunrise 6:48 am / Sunset 7:20 pm

12:32 Hours of Golf Available Today!

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Easter week is here and so are warmer temperatures.  On Good Friday we will be opening the golf course and downstairs grill @ 7:30 am.  So make plans to come out for the Best GCC three egg omelets and play some golf.

 

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Saturday we have the Easter Bunny coming to GCC for the annual Easter egg hunt.  The hunt will begin promptly at 10:30 am.

Saturday we had our first Gold level tournament of the year the Superintendents' Revenge. Our superintendents Ben Haddad and Bo Reynolds designed an interesting and fun golf course for the members.  Thanks to everyone that participated and congratulations to the below winners.  Next Big tournament is the Chicago Shootout on April 11th.

 First Place - Jake Brannon / Jim Brannon / Chris Demos / Paul Kenny

Second Place- Nelson Ayala / Jesus Calderoni / Gil Whitlock / Steven Garrett

Third Place - Greg Costa / Scot Brown / Jim Colloredo / Chris Rose

Fourth Place - Jason Lewin / Len Lewin / Doomie Avard / Duayne Hudson          

Fifth Place - Gene Arnold / David Peterson / Sam Signore / John Sandor

Titleist Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion is Back!

titleist_loyalty_rewarded.jpg 

It's that time of year again where members can order 3 Dozen Pro V1's with an imprint on them and get the 4th dozen FREE.  The promotion runs from 3/12 - 4/12.  This is the best Promotion that Titleist does every year so please email all orders to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When ordering please give the following information:
Ball Type:  Pro V1 or Pro V1x
Imprint:  For Example - Initials or company name
Color of imprint:  Red, Blue, Green, Black, or Pink
Play Number:  1-4, 5-8, (all 1 # like all 4's, and double # like 33, These two options cost an $5 per dozen)

Chicago Shootout

Date:  Saturday, April 11, 2015

Time:  8:30 am Shotgun Start

Format:  4 person teams.  Scramble the tee shot and then play your own ball for the rest of the hole.  Each player will have a quota.  Prizes will be given to both teams and individuals. 

4th Annual Crawfish Boil on Saturday, April 25th @ 4 pm!

 adrenaline rush.jpg

kathrynstallins.jpg

 

It's time to get ready for the biggest party of the year at GCC.  It fun for the entire family with a bouncy for the kids!  The Buisson Family will bring fresh crawfish up from Louisiana.  Chef Ronnie will have plenty of different food choices to go with crawfish including a children's buffet.  For your listening pleasure we will once again have the wonderful Kathryn Stallins Band.  This is the can't miss party of the year.  The fun begins at 4 pm and finishes up at dark.

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

  • GCC 3 Man - May 2-3, 2015

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

Junior League!

We are currently taking sign ups for the Summer Junior league which is little league golf.  Please call 754-6453 if you have a child ages 7-13 interested in joining in on the fun.  The season is from late May thru July and we will have weekly practices along with matches.

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s

  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats

  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event

  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives

Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2015 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Summer Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Wednesday - 8:00 am -10:00 am
Thursday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Friday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 3:30 pm
Saturday - After 2:00 pm
Sunday - After 3:30 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

 

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

 

 

 

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

 

Thank You,

Keith Penke

PGA Director of Golf

901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

 

 

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

 

Get With the "Pro"gram!

 

March 24, 2015

Sunrise 6:58 am / Sunset 7:14 pm

12:16 Hours of Golf Available Today!

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

What a beautiful day!  This week is the first full week of the 2015 Golf season.  Check out all the excitement!

  • Today is day 1 of my Spring Clinics.  Juniors are @ 4:30, Ladies @ 5:30 and Men @ 6:30 pm.  Please call 754-6453 if you are interested in knocking some rust off your golf swing.  All ability levels are welcome.

  • Tomorrow is the first GCC 2 Man of the year.  We are starting @ 5 pm this week.

  • Thursday we have the Titleist Tour Van visiting GCC.  Anyone interested in getting a fitting experience similar to what the PGA Tour players receive in Californina call today to make your appointment.

  • Friday we have swim team sign-ups beginning at 4:30 pm. 

  • Saturday we have the Superintendents Revenge which is the first Gold Level tournament of the year beginning at 9 am.

  • Also Saturday we have the Easter Bunny coming to GCC for the annual Easter Egg hunt beginning at 10 am.  (Weather Permitting)

  • Sunday we have the Taylor Made Experience day from 11 am - 4 pm.  Come try out all the NEW Taylor Made equipment in 2015!

Superintendents Revenge

Date:  Saturday, March 28, 2015

Time:  9 am Shotgun Start

Format:  Four person team Quota

Note:  Our New Superintendent, Ben Haddad is looking forward to starting this year's tournament season off with a bang.  His goal is to give the membership a course they have never played before.

Titleist Tour Van Coming to GCC on Thursday, March 26th!

 

Here is your chance to go through a "state of the art" fitting with the best two PGA Tour fitters Titleist has to offer (Be like a PGA tour player for a day).  Members can either get fit for Vokey Wedges, Woods, Irons, or Scotty Cameron Putters.  They will have everything that Titleist has to offer including their Track Man Launch Monitor ($25,000 piece of equipment).  The cost of the fitting is only $100 per hour and there are only 12 spots available.  Reserve your spot early because we have only had the tour van once before in the 15 years I have been here!

Titleist Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion is Back!

It's that time of year again where members can order 3 Dozen Pro V1's with an imprint on them and get the 4th dozen FREE.  The promotion runs from 3/12 - 4/12.  This is the best Promotion that Titleist does every year so please email all orders to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When ordering please give the following information:
Ball Type:  Pro V1 or Pro V1x
Imprint:  For Example - Initials or company name
Color of imprint:  Red, Blue, Green, Black, or Pink
Play Number:  1-4, 5-8, (all 1 # like all 4's, and double # like 33, These two options cost an $5 per dozen)

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

Junior League!

We are currently taking sign ups for the Summer Junior league which is little league golf.  Please call 754-6453 if you have a child ages 7-13 interested in joining in on the fun.  The season is from late May thru July and we will have weekly practices along with matches.

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s

  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats

  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event

  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives

Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2015 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Starting Friday, March 27th members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Expanded Winter Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Wednesday - 8:00 am -10:00 am
Thursday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Friday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 3:30 pm
Saturday - After 2:00 pm
Sunday - After 3:30 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

 

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

 

Thank You,

Keith Penke

PGA Director of Golf

901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

 

March 17, 2015

Sunrise 7:07 am / Sunset 7:08 pm

12:01 Hours of Golf Available Today!

Get with the "Pro"gram!

Yeah! Spring is finally here!  This is what we have been waiting for so make plans to play golf.  We are back to our summer hours so the golf course opens at 8 am on weekdays and 7:30 am on weekends.

Next week I will begin doing my Tuesday junior camps.  Juniors are welcome to come out every Tuesday from 4:30 - 5:30 pm.  Every week we will rotate between working on short game and full swing and it's only $15 per junior per week.

Also Next Tuesday I will begin my adult clinics in the evenings.  Ladies will be from 5:30 - 6:30 pm and Men will be from 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Anyone interested in knocking some rust off their golf swing please give me a call at 827-6015.

Join the GCC March Madness Contest

 

Back by popular demand is the GCC March Madness Tournament Challenge. 

  • First place will win 2 Free Guest Fees.

  • Second Place will win 1 Free Guest Fee

  • Third Place will win a Dozen Pro V1's

To enter go to ESPN.com and create your bracket.  Once you complete your bracket join the group Germantown CC and password is GCC123.  Good luck and may the best GCC Member win!

Superintendents Revenge

Date:  Saturday, March 28, 2015

Time:  9 am Shotgun Start

Format:  Four person team Quota

Note:  Our New Superintendent, Ben Haddad is looking forward to starting this year's tournament season off with a bang.  His goal is to give the membership a course they have never played before.

Titleist Tour Van Coming to GCC on Thursday, March 26th!

 

Here is your chance to go through a "state of the art" fitting with the best two PGA Tour fitters Titleist has to offer (Be like a PGA tour player for a day).  Members can either get fit for Vokey Wedges, Woods, Irons, or Scotty Cameron Putters.  They will have everything that Titleist has to offer including their Track Man Launch Monitor ($25,000 piece of equipment).  The cost of the fitting is only $100 per hour and there are only 12 spots available.  Reserve your spot early because we have only had the tour van once before in the 15 years I have been here!

Titleist Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion is Back!

It's that time of year again where members can order 3 Dozen Pro V1's with an imprint on them and get the 4th dozen FREE.  The promotion runs from 3/12 - 4/12.  This is the best Promotion that Titleist does every year so please email all orders to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When ordering please give the following information:
Ball Type:  Pro V1 or Pro V1x
Imprint:  For Example - Initials or company name
Color of imprint:  Red, Blue, Green, Black, or Pink
Play Number:  1-4, 5-8, (all 1 # like all 4's, and double # like 33, These two options cost an $5 per dozen)

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s

  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats

  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event

  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives

Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2015 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Starting Friday, March 27th members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Expanded Winter Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Wednesday - 8:00 am -10:00 am
Thursday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 2:00 pm
Friday - 8:00-10:00 am & After 3:30 pm
Saturday - After 2:00 pm
Sunday - After 3:30 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

 

Thank You,

Keith Penke

PGA Director of Golf

901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

 **Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

February 24, 2015

Sunrise 6:35 / Sunset 5:50

11:15 Hours of Golf Available Today!

Get with the "Pro"gram!

Wow!  Spring hurry up!  I am sure everyone is like me and sick of cold wet weather.  It's hard to find any positives these days and for everyone that knows me that is amazing.  The only thing I can say is that Sunday is March 1st and with every passing day the hope of warmer weather is closer.

Unfortunately we have to cancel Saturday's first golf tournament of the year.  We are hopeful that we will be able to open the golf course Saturday after 15 days of being covered, but the covers will still be on the greens and there would be no possible way to have all 18 holes ready for a morning shotgun.  The next tournament is on March 28th so mark your calendar. 

Titleist Tour Van Coming to GCC on Thursday, March 26th!

Here is your chance to go through a "state of the art" fitting with the best two PGA Tour fitters Titleist has to offer (Be like a PGA tour player for a day).  Members can either get fit for Vokey Wedges, Woods, Irons, or Scotty Cameron Putters.  They will have everything that Titleist has to offer including their Track Man Launch Monitor ($25,000 piece of equipment).  The cost of the fitting is only $100 per hour and there are only 12 spots available.  Reserve your spot early because we have only had the tour van once before in the 15 years I have been here!

Titleist Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion is Back!

It's that time of year again where members can order 3 Dozen Pro V1's with an imprint on them and get the 4th dozen FREE.  The promotion runs from 3/12 - 4/12.  This is the best Promotion that Titleist does every year so please email all orders to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When ordering please give the following information:
Ball Type:  Pro V1 or Pro V1x
Imprint:  For Example - Initials or company name
Color of imprint:  Red, Blue, Green, Black, or Pink
Play Number:  1-4, 5-8, (all 1 # like all 4's, and double # like 33, These two options cost an $5 per dozen)

Important Dates

·         4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

·         Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

·         It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

·         Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

·         Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

·         Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

·         We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

·         1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s

·         2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats

·         Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event

·         Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives

Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2015 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Starting Friday, March 27th members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Expanded Winter Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:30 am -10:30 am
Thursday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Friday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 2:00 pm
Saturday - After 12:30 pm
Sunday - After 2:00 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

Thank You,

Keith Penke

PGA Director of Golf

901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

Get with the "Pro"gram!

 

February 10, 2015

Sunrise 6:50 / Sunset 5:34

11:44 Hours of Golf Available Today!

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

I hope everyone enjoyed the little taste of spring we had last weekend.  We had a record number of golfers on Saturday with 144 players.  Tomorrow we will get another taste and it might be the last for a little while.  With sunny and 60 degrees tomorrow I hope to see everyone on the links.

Par 3 Icebreaker Open

Only 18 days to go until the first member golf tournament and the first event in the road to the "Big One". 

Date: Saturday, February 28, 2015

Time: 9 or 10 am Shotgun (Depending on Forecast)

Format:  2 person scramble with Handicap.  Field will be pre-flighted by combined handicaps.  Number of flights will be determined by the number of teams that sign up.

Please Note:  Tees will be set up for an exciting custom Par 3 course!

Entry Deadline:  Thursday, February 26th 

Covering Greens twice this week

  • Thursday afternoon we will start covering the greens at 2 pm.  The last 18 hole tee time will be at 1 pm.  Friday morning we will reopen the golf course when the temperatures permit

  • Saturday afternoon we will once again have to cover the greens starting at 2 pm.  The last 18 hole tee time will be at 1 pm.  Unfortunately we will have to keep the golf course closed on Sunday.  We will continue to watch the forecast and decide when we will be able to reopen the golf course next week.

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

Titleist Tour Van Coming to GCC on Thursday, March 26th!

 

Here is your chance to go through a "state of the art" fitting with the best two PGA Tour fitters Titleist has to offer (Be like a PGA tour player for a day).  Members can either get fit for Vokey Wedges, Woods, Irons, or Scotty Cameron Putters.  They will have everything that Titleist has to offer including their Track Man Launch Monitor ($25,000 piece of equipment).  The cost of the fitting is only $100 per hour and their are only 12 spots available.  Reserve your spot early because we have only had the tour van once before in the 15 years I have been here!

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s
  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats
  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event
  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives
  • Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2014 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Starting Friday, March 27th members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Expanded Winter Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:30 am -10:30 am
Thursday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Friday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 2:00 pm
Saturday - After 12:30 pm
Sunday - After 2:00 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

 

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

Thank You,
Keith Penke
PGA Director of Golf
901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

 

February 6, 2015

 Sunrise 6:55 / Sunset 5:32

 11:37 Hours of Golf Available Today!

Get with the "Pro"gram!

With only 1 more month to go until the unofficial start to the 2015 golf season, I am excited to announce that I have completed the 2015 golf calendar which includes Golf Tournaments, Junior Clinics and Summer Camps, & my Executive Series Spring Golf Clinics.  Please follow the link to the right to see the full 2015 Golf Tournament Schedule!

2015 is going to be a great year!  I am excited to announce that we will host the 2015 US Open Sectional Qualifier on Monday, June 8th. The winners of this go straight into the US Open. It is always fun to see how the best of the best can fare on our fast GCC greens.  We have also been chosen to host the TGA Womens Fourball on August 11-12.  We will have the best lady golfers from all over Tennessee competing at GCC!

Important Dates

  • 4th Annual Crawfish Boil - Saturday, April 25

  • Fall Classic Sign up - Tuesday, May 5 @ 9 am

Junior Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

If you have any junior golfers in your life, GCC has plenty of opportunities for them to improve their golf game.  Starting on March 24th, I will once again have my weekly golf clinics every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm.  The cost is only $15 per student per week.

At GCC, we also offer 7 weeks during the summer when junior golfers can come to one of our two different types of golf camps.  Please follow the links below for more information and to see which dates will fit your schedule.

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/junior-clinics

Executive Men's and Ladies Golf Clinics

For all the adult golfers out there, it is time to knock the rust off your golf swing and I have the way to do it with my Spring Executive Golf Clinics.  This is the perfect way to work on your game & meet some other fellow golfers without breaking the bank!  Please call me 827-6015 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.  Space is limited to the first 8 people!

http://www.germantowncountryclub.com/index.php/lessons-and-clinics

New Handicap Committee

The goal of the handicap committee is to create an equitable playing field for golf tournaments which will make playing in events more enjoyable.  The members of the committee are Jim Brannon (Chairman), Steve Chandler, Terry Williams, Chuck Kantor, & Keith Penke.  Listed below are some of the changes effective April 1, 2015.

  • It will be mandatory for everyone that competes in a GCC golf tournament to have a USGA Handicap. (This will include GCC 2 Man Member Guests & Fall Classic)

  • Members can sign up non-members on our handicap system for a charge of $35 per year.

  • Members that play either a 9 or 18 hole round and do not post a score will have a score equal to the best score of their last 20 rounds posted.

  • Members will be required to turn in all scores home and away to the golf staff to be posted. (Do not post your own scores)

  • We have added the equitable stroke control chart to back of all handicap forms to help members adjust their scores when needed.

Titleist Tour Van Coming to GCC on Thursday, March 26th!

 Here is your chance to go through a "state of the art" fitting with the best two PGA Tour fitters Titleist has to offer (Be like a PGA tour player for a day).  Members can either get fit for Vokey Wedges, Woods, Irons, or Scotty Cameron Putters.  They will have everything that Titleist has to offer including their Track Man Launch Monitor ($25,000 piece of equipment).  The cost of the fitting is only $100 per hour and their are only 12 spots available.  Reserve your spot early because we have only had the tour van once before in the 15 years I have been here!

2015 Fall Classic Sign up

It’s time to sign up for the 2015 Fall Classic Golf Tournament that will be held on September 18-19, 2015. We will begin to allow members to sign up for the event on Tuesday, May 5th at 9:00 am sharp. Last year, this tournament SOLD OUT in 24 minutes, so be sure to mark your calendar.  Members are encouraged to either sign up in person or on the phone calling 754-6453!  If you don't want to wait to sign up sponsor a hole and you can sign up today!

 Fall Classic Hole Sponsor

Every year, we sell hole sponsorships to the Fall Classic and this year with the tournament being in such high demand, any member that is interested in sponsoring a hole can sign up for the Fall Classic early! 

The package will also include:

  • 1 Dozen Limited Edition Commemorative Pro V1’s
  • 2 Commemorative Fall Classic hats
  • Hole sign that will be displayed on the golf course during the event
  • Your company name will be listed in the welcome package every player receives
  • Your company name will be listed on the sponsor board in the golf shop during the 2014 golf season

The #1 reason to purchase a Hole Sponsorship is that you are 100% guaranteed to be entered in the best tournament of the year! Hole Sponsorships are only $250.00, so call 754-6453 to secure yours today.

 Sign up for the GCC Swim Team!

Go Hurricanes!

Starting Friday, March 27th members are welcome to sign their kids up for the GCC Swim Team.  My kids have been on the swim team for the past two years and love it so if anyone has any questions please send me an email or give me a call.  Tiffany Griffin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Amy Shoaf This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. are part of the swim team board, so please email them if you need any more information.  Thanks and see you in the pool!

Expanded Winter Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:30 am -10:30 am
Thursday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Friday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 2:00 pm
Saturday - After 12:30 pm
Sunday - After 2:00 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

 As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

  I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

Thank You,
Keith Penke
PGA Director of Golf
901-754-6453

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

 

Get with the "Pro"gram!

January 14, 2015

Sunrise 7:05 am / Sunset 5:09 pm

10:04 Hours of Golf Available Today!

Get with the "Pro"gram!

Wow I can't believe its 2015, and this is my first email of the New Year.  Happy New Year everyone!  Yesterday we reopened after our normal closure for the first 2 weeks of the year.  Our staff worked hard last week painting, cleaning carpets, & cleaning the kitchens in preparation for the 2015 season.

Now we have to get the golf course back open after having the covers on for the past 10 days.  Our plan is to reopen tomorrow morning when the temperatures permit.  We are planning on recovering the greens tomorrow afternoon beginning at 3 pm & starting on hole #1.  If you are interested in playing you will have to tee off by 2 pm.  Friday morning we will once again remove the covers when temperatures permit and this time we hope it's a long time before we need to put them on again.

Finally we have an awesome weekend ahead of us so please make plans to play golf this weekend.  Also we have a Winter Clothing Sale in the GCC Golf Shop with clothing up to 50% off the already low member Price!

Looking forward to 2015!

I am very excited about the 2015 golf season and it will be here before you know.  I am currently in the final stages of planning out the tournament and summer camp schedule so be looking for that soon.

Also in 2015 we have created a Handicap Committee which is going to help our tournaments be more equitable.  In future emails we will begin to unveil our vision. 

Aerial Video of GCC!

Please follow the attached link to get a very special & unique look at the beautiful GCC!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lf45BA0rcyw

A big Thank goes out to Andy O'Fee and Caitlin Soma on doing such an unbelievable job creating the video!

Reduced Fall & Winter Guest Fees

Now - February 28, 2015, members are welcome to bring up to 10 guests for $40 plus tax (Fee Includes Cart and Green fee) which represents a $38 discount.  Please make sure you inform the Professional Golf Staff that you would like to use the discounted fee while checking in.  

Golf Shop Hours:

Please check out the New Golf shop, Driving Range, & golf course hours!

Tuesday - Saturday

Golf shop & Driving Range will open at 8:00 am
Golf Course will open at 8:30 am

Fall Walking Hours!

Tuesday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:30 am -10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Thursday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 12:30 pm
Friday - 8:30-10:30 am & After 2:00 pm
Saturday - After 12:30 pm
Sunday - After 2:00 pm

**Please Note Juniors under the age of 18 can walk at anytime that juniors are allowed to play!**

Ball Marks and Divots!

As we move into our busiest part of the golf season, I would like to ask the membership for help with keeping GCC Beautiful. Please fill in your divot with sand as well as repair ball marks on the greens.  When fixing ball marks please make sure you use a divot repair and do not just hit the edge of the mark with your putter.  If everyone can fix theirs plus two others, we should never have a divot unfilled and an old ball mark!

 

Driving Range Divots!

 

 Push Carts allowed at GCC!

For the first time ever, members are now allowed to use push carts at GCC during the normal walking times.  GCC owns 8 Sun Mountain Push carts that members are welcome to use or members can use their own for a $5 trail fee.

Please keep the Carts on the Path around Tees and Greens!

I would love to ask the members for help in keeping GCC Beautiful! As you approach the greens and get 20 yards from the putting surface please take your cart back to the path. After you finish on the green please keep your cart on the path until you finish hitting your tee shot on the next hole. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!

Need Help from the members!

It is our goal to work as hard as possible Monday - Thursday to have the golf course ready for the weekend. It is also our goal to get out ahead of play every morning to ensure the greens are mowed and course is ready. With that said, I would like to ask that the members please check in before playing and only jump to another hole after asking the golf staff if it's allowable. I would like to Thank everyone in advance for your cooperation.

Follow Me and GCC on Twitter!

As always I want to make sure the membership has all the latest information at their finger tips concerning the conditions at GCC! So with that in mind I have created a twitter account so for the latest golf course updates and GCC information so follow me on twitter @PGAPenke.

I hope everyone has a great week and Thank You for your support!

Thank You,
Keith Penke
Head Golf Professional
901-754-6453
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

"Don't be left in the dark" go to www.germantowncountryclub.com for all the latest information!

 

**Make Sure you check the website for the daily golf course information**

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Head PGA Professional
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Golf Shop Number – 901-754-6453

 



Best golf since 1970

The Golf Course at Germantown Country Club was designed and built under the supervision of famous golf course designer and architect, J. Press Maxwell, in 1969. The Golf Course was opened along with the other club facilities in July of 1970.

Since the initial inception and construction of the 6,887 yard Championship Golf Course, many additions and changes to the course have taken place. Currently we have TifEagle grass on the greens and 419 Bermuda grass on all the fairways and collars.  Germantown Country Club has the finest putting surface all 12 months of the year of any club in the area.

Germantown Country Club has been selected to host the final Qualifying Rounds for the United States Open Golf Tournament by the USGA on four different occasions. We have also been host to national tournaments for both high school and inter-collegiate golf organizations.

The Club is proud to be a member of the PGA, USGA, TGA and the MGA. These organizations offer tournament competition in which many of our members participate.

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