FAME successfully concluded the 6th FAME Golf Invitational Tournament last 28 April 2010 in a beautiful location at Tagaytay Midlands, Tagaytay City. 

A total of sixty one (61) golf enthusiasts with different classifications participated to the tournament. It was a day of fun and excitement the players are with their light yet competitive spirits, such a break from their hectic and busy schedules to relax and play in the beautiful views of Tagaytay. 

The following winners of the tournament who were very much delighted to receive their trophies and commemorative shirts same with the winners of fabulous raffle prizes: 

Low Gross :
Mr. Jon Judan
Southfield Agencies, Inc.

Low Net :
Capt. Tsutomo Harada
Grace Marine and Shipping Corp.

Longest Drive :
Mr. Jon Judan
Southfield Agencies, Inc.

Nearest to the Pin :
Capt. Tsutomo Harada
Grace Marine and Shipping Corp.

Most Accurate Drive :
Mr. Allen Esguerra
Magsaysay Maritime Corp. 

Most Promising Player :
Mr. Ivan J. Crespo
Panama Embassy

CLASS A

CHAMPION :
Mr. Tetsuya Suzuki
Pobar Marine Services, Inc.

1st RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Kyaw Lin
OSG Ship Management Manila, Inc.

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Alfredo T. Mendoza
MMSPhil Maritime Services, Inc.

CLASS B

CHAMPION :
Mr. Dever Besana
Cordial Shipping, Inc.

1st RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Edwin Solidum
Pacific Ocean Manning, Inc.

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Rene Krudenier
Jo Tankers Phils., Inc.

CLASS C

CHAMPION :
Mr. Jonathan M. Palma
Bibby Ship Management Philippines, Inc.

1st RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Ricardo Loyola
Vestland Maritime Corp.

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Joselito Joel Fernando
Magsaysay Maritime Corp.

CLASS D

CHAMPION :
Mr. Antonio Espinosa
OSG Ship Management Manila, Inc.

1st RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Ernesto Galang 
CTI-Mideast Shipmanagement Ltd.

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Marlon Trinidad
Magsaysay Maritime Corp.

WOMEN’S DIVISION

CHAMPION :
Ms. Melanie Gaite
Globe Telecom

1st RUNNER- up :
Ms. Ma. Cristina A. Basilio
Bank of the Philippine Islands

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Ms. Leonore Quijano
Barko International, Inc.

SPONSOR’S DIVISION

CHAMPION :
Capt. Reynold Sabay
New Simulator Center of the Philippines

1st RUNNER- up :
Mr. Armando Ricohermoso
Sagrada Corazon Medical Center, Inc.

2nd RUNNER- UP :
Mr. Antonio Otayza
All Japan Seamen’s Union (AJSU)

MAJOR RAFFLE WINNERS

Nike Steel Club (1set/ 6 pcs.)courtesy of Globe Telecom :
Mr. Efren Robles 
ASP Crew Management Services, Inc. 

Two (2) Credit Vouchers (Worth USD 500 each) courtesy of Delta Airlines :
Mr. Delfin Lopez, Jr.
Transtar Shipping Agency Corp.

: Mr. Leonito Mirande
Pobar Marine Services

Airplane Ticket Business Class (Mla-HK-Mla) courtesy of PAL :
Mr. Rene Krudenier
Jo Tankers, Inc.

Five (5) Gift Certificates(complimentary accommodations each for Two (2) nights for two (2)persons in a De Luxe Room courtesy of Baguio Country Club :
Capt. Emmanuel L. Regio
Island Overseas Transport Corp. 

: Capt. Tsutomo Harada 
Grace Marine and Shipping Corp.

: Mr. Honorio Casalme
Philippine Transmarine Carriers, Inc.

Dr. Antonio Abaya
PTC Health Metrics, Inc.

: Mr. Jose Emmanuel Gonzales
Bibby Shipmanagement Phils., Inc. 

FAME also shares this success to this year’s HALL OF FAMERS who are continuously supportive by participating and playing to the Association’s golf tournament for four (4) consecutive years namely:

MR. GARY CASTILLO
Magsaysay Maritime Corp.

CAPT. RAFAEL C. DIÑO
C. F. Sharp Crew Management, Inc. 

MR. GUILBERT LLAMADO
OSG Ship Management Manila, Inc.

MR. JIMMY BOADO
Grace Marine and Shipping Corp.

MR. ANTONIO ESPINOSA
OSG Ship Management Manila, Inc.

Moreover, FAME awarded to Capt. Sabino M. Manglicmot of Midway Maritime Foundation the Most Senior Player Award in recognition of his age and appreciation of his continued support and effort to participate in the FAME golf tournament. 

Of course the Association will certainly not forget to sincerely thank all the sponsors for their generosity, cooperation and participation to the success of the golf tournament with their unwavering support in this Association’s yearly event. 

OVER-ALL SPONSOR
Globe Telecom

MAJOR SPONSOR
Delta Airlines

MINOR SPONSOR
All Japan Seamen’s Union Manila Welfare Office (AJSU)
IMMAJ-PJMCC Foundation
Philippine Airlines
Baguio Country Club

HOLE SPONSORS
BW Shipping Phils., Inc.
Cargo Safeway, Inc.
Jo Tankers Phils., Inc.
NYK-FIL Ship Management, Inc./Dolphin Ship Management Inc.
Parola Maritime Agency Corp.
Trans-Global Maritime Agency, Inc.
New Simulator Training Center of the Phils.
Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP)
Magsaysay Employees, Crew & Allottees Development Cooperative (MECADEC)
Philippine Seafarer’s Union (PSU-ITF)
Mariners’ & Allied Transport Employees Union (MATEU)
Philippine Travel Marine Agencies Association (PMTAA)
Del Rosario Pandiphil, Inc.
C.F. Sharp Crew Management, Inc.
Multinational Maritime, Inc. / MMSPhil Maritime Services, Inc.
Virjen Shipping Corp. / Mercury Shipping Corp. Lufthansa German Airlines
ABACUS Distribution Systems Phils., Inc.
Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group, Inc.
Great Southern Maritime Services Corp. (GSMSC)
Pandiman Philippines Inc. 

OTHER SPONSOR
Sagrada Corazon Medical and Allied Services, Inc. 

No doubt the said tournament is one of the exceptional events that gathered the key players and stakeholders of the Philippine Maritime and Seafaring for a good cause to support the future projects and undertakings of the Association that will benefit the Industry. 

Expect another exciting and well anticipated golf tournament from the Association next year as it will never cease to bring worthwhile activities for the Industry. 

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success”. - Henry Ford