One In A Million were delighted to be invited as co organisers and chosen charity for The Shipley Golf Club’s long established annual AM AM Golf tournament, which took place on Friday 18th August 2017, sponsored by our friends Illingworth McNair Insurance brokers.
On a rain threatened day, 80 Golfers played 18 holes of Stableford Golf on an immaculately presented Golf Course, with the opportunity to win many fantastic prizes including a fun Hole in One competition. A welcome Halfway House sponsored by One In A Million Corporate Partner This is Chemistry, provided a welcome break during the round.
Teams of 4 were joined by players from the world of sport and television including; Bradford City legend John Hendrie, Bradford Bulls Chairman Jas Attwell and TV commentator John Helm.
Congratulations to our prize winners; 1st prize This is Chemistry (88 points, 2nd Prize AGD Yorkshire Ltd (83 points), 3rd prize Illingworth McNair (83 points), Nearest the Pin – Mike Procter, Longest Drive – Andrew Merrick, Nearest the Line – Patsy Flannigan.
Following a enjoyable round of Golf, the day was rounded off with dinner and a fantastic Q&A session with Bradford sporting legends Brian Noble, John Hendrie and John Helm hosted by One In A Million Co – founder Wayne Jacobs.
One In A Million would like to personally thank; The Shipley Golf Club and their team of Mike Brown, Glyn Brown, and club professional Nathan Stead for their incredible support. Thank you to Jamie Illingworth and Illingworth McNair Insurance Brokers who have supported One In A Million and our charity Golf tournaments for the last six years, which we are very grateful.
Jamie Illingworth Managing Director of Illingworth McNair Insurance Broker said “A fantastic day was had by everyone on the day with some good competitive golf being played followed by a great evening in the company of some of Bradford’s sporting greats. It is always a pleasure to support One In A Million and the great work which the charity does in our City”.
Over £7,000 was raised during the afternoon to support One In A Million’s work amongst disadvantaged children and young people in the Bradford and Keighley districts. We would like to thank everyone who took part and help make it a memorable and enjoyable day.