Pat Sawers, whose father served on the Links Management Committee as Greens Convenor, has been elected to chair the Carnoustie Golf Links Management Committee which has managed the golf courses almost continuously at Carnoustie since 1901. Sawers has been a season ticket holder at Carnoustie and member of the oldest functioning ladies golf club in the world, Carnoustie Ladies, since 1997.
She became Captain of the ladies club in 2010, the same year she joined the CGLMC. A year later, Sawers became PR convenor and was elected Vice Chairman in 2012. Sawers who plays off 9, remarked, “The Links is in my blood, has been a significant part of my family’s life and is something I’m extremely proud to be associated with.”
Pictured – Pat Sawers with LPGA star Paula Creamer prior to the Ricoh Women’s British Open in 2011