Morning tee with the Bacalhau’s

Morning tee with the Bacalhau’s

The Academia do Bacalhau hosted their first golf day in Cape Town on Friday morning at the Metropolitan Golf Club.

The event kick started the Assembleia Regional das Academias do Bacalhau de África 2014, which is their annual conference.

The  weather was perfect for golf and they could not ask for a better day. He added that the fairways and greens at the club were in great shape. Eventually water came into play which made for an interesting game.

With the first tee off beginning at 11:47, the 32 players commenced their game.

Morning tee with the Bacalhau's

It was a close call between first and second place as both Celestino Da Luz and Phillip Ribeiro were neck on neck. Eventually the winner was determined through a countout.

Celestino Da Luz rose victorious, followed by Phillip Ribeiro while AmaroLuiz took third place.

The par three winners were hole 6 – Mark Jaftha, 9 – Celestino Da Luz, 15 and 18 was won by Phillip Ribeiro. The longest drive was hole 11 which was held by Augusto Rafael.

The golfers consisted of compadres, the Red Skin Golf Club and various other guests.