Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation
2012 Tournament Recap

4th Annual Canadian Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf Tournament


The 4th Annual Canadian Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf Tournament (West Coast) was once again held at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club located just 45 minutes north of Victoria, BC.  The tournament saw a grest turn out again this year with close to 100 golfers attending and more than a dozen guests for the awards banquet following the tournament.

This year's honoured guests included Jean Crowder - Nanaimo Cowichan Member of Parliament and Rebecca Denlinger - Fire and Emergency Management Commissioner at the Province of British Columbia.

As a result of the increased attendance, the tournament raised over $10,000.00 for the Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Many thanks to all the Sponsors and Participants that helped make this event another great success.

Sponsors and prize donors of this years event include:

First Tee Sponsor:  Pacific Energy

 
Country Grocer Salt Spring Island Fire & Rescue
Comox Fire & Rescue Firefighters 1st
Cowichan Bay Fire & Rescue Parksville Volunteer Fire Department
CFB Esquimalt Fire Fighters Local F-3 FDM Software
Maple Bay Firefighters Association Ottawa Firefighters Local 162
Cowichan Valley Fire Chief's Association Langford Firefighters Local 2848
Chemainus Vol. Fire Department Victoria Firefighters Local 730
TS Developments Creative Woodcraft Ltd.
Chemainus Vol. Fire Department Victoria Firefighters Local 730
Drillwell Enterprises Ltd. Family of Dustin Engel

 

Some of this year's prizes and silent auction items included:

  • True North Wood Stove from Pacific Energy - Retail Value $995.00
  • Via Rail Travel Voucher - Value $500.00
  • Comox Fire Training Center - $1000.00 Free Training Certificate
  • Chemainus Getaway Weekend (2 tickets to Chemainus Theatre and 1 nights Stay at Chemainus Best Western) - Value $300.00
  • New Cairns 1044 Helmet with Canadian Fallen Firefighters Frontpiece - Value $300.00
  • New Cairns 1044 Helmet with Ottawa Firefighter Frontpiece - Value $250.00
  • Autograqphed Jersey from Firefighter Kyle Croxall, Red Bull Crashed Ice Series Winner - Value Priceless
  • 6 Gift Baskets from Peninsula Co-op - Valued from $150. to $300
  • Gift Basket from Vancouver Firefighters Charitable Society - Value $150
  • Framed Print Panorama of the 1906 San Francisco Fire - Value $250

...and many more great items. Everyone went home with at least one prize!