ALL SMILES: Colin Montgomerie was on great form as he gave a clinic at Kingsbarns Golf Links in support of his cancer charity, the Elizabeth Montgomerie Foundation this give a boost to our efforts.”
RYDER CUP-winning captain Colin Montgomerie has expressed his delight at the funds raised for the foundation set up in his mother’s name by a special golf day at Kingsbarns Golf Links.
More than £40,000 was raised for the Elizabeth Montgomerie Foundation from the event, sponsored by the John Clark Motor Group.
The foundation was established in 2007 in memory of Monty’s mother and is currently working to raise £4million for two new Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centres in Scotland.
Around 60 golfers were greeted on the day by the victorious European Ryder Cup captain, who gave the golfers some swing advice during his golf clinic and played with them at the par-3 eighth hole.
The eight-time European Tour Order of Merit winner later said: “I was delighted to see such a good turn-out at the golf day which will raise a fantastic amount for the Elizabeth Montgomerie Foundation. Providing support to people affected by cancer is so important and events like