Golf championship

Boys & Girls Club’s 17th Annual

Bob Lowth Ford Golf Championship


The 17th Annual Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area Bob Lowth Ford 2-Person Golf Championship raised more than $47,000 to support Club kids on Monday, August 23. A total of 122 golfers took part in the tournament at the Bemidji Town & Country Club, a tournament record.

Taking first place was Dan Bennett and Jake Woods golfing for Knife River Materials.

Placing second was Tim Bellew and Ken Gutneckt golfing for Knife River Materials.

In third place was Chuck Stevens and Chris Westrum golfing for Valvoline Instant Oil Change.

In 17 years, this tournament has raised over $332,000 to support youth with year-round academic, health and leadership programs. The 18th Annual Boys & Girls Club Golf Fore Club Kids tournament will return on Monday, August 22, 2022 at the Bemidji Town & Country Club.


Photo Caption: L to R: BGCBA golf committee chair Russ Moen, first place winners Dan Bennett and Jake Woods, Bob Lowth Ford representative Todd Moudry.

Thank you to our Event Sponsor




Thank you to our Cart Sponsor

  • Mark Sand & Gravel Co.

Thank you to our Ace Level Sponsors

  • Bernick’s Beverages
  • First National Bank Bemidji
  • Sanford Health
  • Valvoline Instant Oil Change

Thank you to our Eagle Level Sponsors

  • Ace on the Lake
  • Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union
  • Davis Drywall
  • Jimmy John’s
  • Knife River Materials
  • Minnesota Limited
  • Paul Bunyan Broadcasting
  • Paul Bunyan Communications
  • RP Broadcasting
  • TruStar Federal Credit Union

Thank you to our Birdie Level Sponsors

  • Bradley Koenck, Financial Advisor – Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC.
  • Dairy Queen
  • Dick’s Plumbing & Heating
  • Iverson Corner Drug
  • Koda Bank
  • Northwood’s Lumber
  • Ross Lewis Sign Co.
  • St. Michel Furniture
  • The State Group Industrial
  • Up North Sports