Balfour, Granite host tournament week
It’s tournament week at the Granite Pointe at Nelson and Balfour Golf Courses.
Balfour tees off on the week by hosting the annual Senior Men’s Open Wednesday at the Les Furber designed course.
The 18-hole tournament attracts players from throughout the Kootenays.
The scene remains in Balfour for Ladies Open Thursday.
Once again players from around the regions will be in Balfour for the 18-hole tourney.
The scene shifts to Granite Pointe for the 2011 Selkirk Paving Labour Day Open.
This event is broken into three separate tournaments — men’s, seniors and ladies — all played at the same time.
The men’s tournament, beginning Saturday, is a 36-hole event while the seniors and ladies play 18 holes.