Category: The Cairns Cup 2024

Blind golfer Chad “Doc” NeSmith latest to join team USA

BLIND GOLFER CHAD DOC NESMITH LATEST TO JOIN TEAM USA

BLIND GOLFER CHAD NESMITH – KENTUCKY Blind Golfer Chad “Doc” NeSmith grew up in Alabama but now lives in Owensboro, Kentucky. He went blind at the age of 12 being diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa, an incurable disease that over a few years, left him completely blind. It wasn’t until his mid-30s that he would discover…
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SEATED GOLFER STEVE DOUDT JOINS TEAM USA

SEATED GOLFER STEVE DOUDT HEADING FOR CHERRY CREEK Seated golfer Steve from Indiana is the latest recruit heading to Cherry Creek. Having served in the USAF 1721st Combat Control Squadron, Special Operations Team Fayetteville, NC from 1987 to 1993 before he was medically discharged since then he has been involved in the following: 1994 – 2000    …
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2022 CAPTAIN RESELECTED FOR TEAM USA IN 2024

Tracy Ramin 2022 US Cairns Cup winning Captain 2022 US winning Cairns Cup Captain Tracy Ramin is re-selected to represent USA again at Cherry Creek Golf Club in 2024. Tracy, from Michigan, was the inaugural Captain of team USA when USA convincingly beat the Europeans at the Shire London. However, the score did not reflect the great golf played by both…
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BRANDON WILLIAMS JOINS US CAIRNS CUP TEAM

BRANDON WILLIAMS JOINS US CAIRNS CUP TEAM

BRANDON WILLIAMS Brandon Williams Team USA Cairns Cup Player 2024 “I was very surprised to get a call from Captain Kim inviting me to be a part of Team USA in the 2024 Cairns Cup. It is a great honor to represent our country in this event.” Said Brandon An auto accident 18 years ago took his…
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VISUALLY IMPAIRED GOLFER MAKES US CAIRNS CUP TEAM

Visually impaired golfer Greg Hooper from Georgia will again represent USA in the Cairns Cup. Having previously played at the Shire London in 2022. Greg is without centre vision, with his sight limited to the periphery. Alan his son who is caddie and guide stands behind his father for every shot pointing him in the…
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JEREMY BITTNER JOINS TEAM USA

Jeremy Bittner joins team USA, Jeremy from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania lost his lower left leg in a lawnmower accident when he was just four years old. Despite this difficult start in life, encouraged by his father and always fully included by his young friends, he emerged as sporty and energetic with a keen sense of fun.…
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JOSÉ BAGNARELLI JOINS TEAM EUROPE

What it means to me to be chosen for the Team. It is an incredible honour for me to be part of Team Europe at the 2024 Cairns Cup, and I’m grateful to Captain Tineke to have picked me and give me the chance to live this experience. Furthermore, I feel this is an accomplishment,…
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SOPHIA HOWARD JOINS TEAM USA

Sophia Howard becomes latest member of Kim Moore’s USA team “I am honoured and excited to be asked to represent the USA in the 2024’s Cairns Cup.  I want to thank Kim Moore, Team USA’s Captain, for giving me this incredible opportunity to play for team USA.” said Sophia Born without her right hand, Sophia had…
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The Cairns Cup Testimonials | What the Players Said

OFFICIAL CAIRNS CUP HANDOVER TO CHERRY CREEK

Cherry Creek Flies the flag for Michigan! The official Cairns Cup handover of the 2024 event has taken place at Cherry Creek Golf Club, Shelby Township, Michigan. Vice-President John Bell, and US Winning Captain Tracy Ramin presented the host flag to General Manager Erle Webber in October 2023. The Cairns Cup is a festival of golf…
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PATRICK ROSENAST FROM SWITZERLAND JOINS TEAM EUROPE

Latest member of team Europe Patrick Rosenast Patrick Rosenast from Boppelsen a municipality in the district of Dielsdorf in the canton of Zürich Switzerland, he’s married with three children and a one-armed para golfer since 2021 after a “routine” operation in the brain (AV fistulas) which led to a brain haemorrhage and left-sided paralysis in October 2020. As an athlete, he…
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