Dear Members

A full week of events started with the club hosting the Ladies Pennant teams from Marlborough and I am happy to say our girls had a win against Picton.

Results for last week:

Tuesday:Monkey’s Mob: 14 players   Terry Clark 40, Eric Baynton, Rod Goodman 34.  
WednesdayLadies Midweek:  A kick-start to the season with a 3 person Ambrose, a very enjoyable day. Margie Mackle/Karin Rouse/Yvonne Gibson 43.8 (thanks to Margie’s awesome putting), Frances Nixon /Avril Burrows/Val Graham 45.2.  
Thursday Vets’ Haggle:  27 players
A big thank you to Mike Hargreaves and Miriam Williams who have joined forces to run this popular event.
Men: Sam Leary 43, Kevin Genet, Geoff Pacey 41, Kerry Harris, Dave Mackie 38, Ted Howard, Rod Ensor 38.  
9 Hole Ladies: Heather Jones 21.  

Ladies LGU/Goblet
Silver – Carol Bates 71; Bronze – Frances Nixon and winner of the Goblet 64, Gabrielle Young 67, Jenny Davies 71, Val Graham 71. CTP – Avril Burrows.  

Tradies’ Tournament – A good turnout for this event, and well done to Tony Nixon and the team for running this tournament – good job.  The club appreciates all the help from sponsors and those who took part in making the day a success.
Longest Drive:- Div 1  Jeremy Steel;  Div 2  Adam Benzmen.   CTP – No. 4 John Flynn; No. 18 Paul Finney.
Teams Prizewinners:
1st – Jordie Dunfoy 58.75; 2nd Aaron Reid 59.0; 3rd Paul Finney 60.0; 4th Carters 61.25; 5th Jeremy Steel 61.25; 6th Craig Smith 61.4; 7th Robbie Franklin 61.7.
Most Honest Team  Kerry Harris 66.25.  
Sunday:Mens’ Stableford   John Gibson 41, Tony Guthrie 38, Ted Howard 37, Steve Rouse 36, Barrie Graham 35, Peter Harvey 34.
Congratulations to the Templeton Cup Team who had a 4/2 win against Pegasus at Culverden.

This week’s programme:

TuesdayMonkey’s Mob – Stableford 11 am  
WednesdayWomen National Team Qualifying – 10.30am  
ThursdayVets Stableford. – 18 hole tee-off 11am, 9 hole 12 noon.  
FridayTwilight, 9 Holes  Stableford – Men’s and Ladies’, $5. 3:00 – 5:30pm tee off.  
Saturday12 Noon
Ladies: Match play Men: $5 haggle  
SundayTempleton Cup 9:30am. Course closed until 12 noon. Club Game is Irish Stableford  

Some of our ladies have gone to the Alan Scott 3-day Tournament at Marlborough GC, we wish them all the best and happy golfing.

Earlier this week you would have received a message from our Course Convenor advising that the course will be closed for maintenance on Monday, 18th March, just a reminder to put it on your calendar.

Well that’s it from me.

Take care,

Bye for now