Hopefully you all celebrated the new year without too much of a hangover!!

The start to the New Year for the Reinke Family has been saddened by the passing of Val, I am sure you are all behind me in sending our deepest sympathy, to Paul and the family.  A gathering is being held at the Club for her on Monday, 17th February.  Further details and time to be confirmed.

Our New Year’s Tournament was well supported with over 60 player’s.


– Gross     Janine Hosking (Kaiapoi)  90

Nett      1st  Avrill Burrows (Geraldine)  70,  2nd  Chris Plimmer (Clearwater)  71,  3rd  Judy Hickey  83,  4th  Paer Mattawong (Clearwater) 73,  5th  Judith York  74

CTP – Chris Plimmer No. 4

Men’s     –  

 Div 1 – Gross  Marty Price 72

              Nett – 1st  John Price  68,  2nd  Michael Mercer (Kaiapoi)  68,  3rd  Jules Holden  70,  4th  James Kilgour  70,  5th  Jason Murray(Amberley)  70,  6th  Phil Richardson  70,  7th  Neil Pablecheque  71, 

                          8th  Phil Tafu (Kaiapoi)  71

Div 2 – Gross – John Mathews (Hutt Park)   79

             Nett – 1st  Peter Diver (Waitikiri)  65,  2nd  John Gibson  65,  3rd  Richard Griffith  (Kaiapoi)  66,  4th  Barrie Stammers  68,  5th  Allan Heffer  68,  6th  Phil Johns (Waimairi)  69,  7th  Alan Hickey  70,

                         8th  Eddie Eaton  71

CTP – Neil Pablecheque No. 4,  James Kilgour No, 18

Twos – Chris Plimmer No, 4,  James Goodman No. 8,  Phil Richardson No, 4 and 18,  John Price, Barney Muir, Mike Hargreaves No. 18

Thursday, 2nd  – Pete’s Haggle – Stableford

Women – Maureen Morris  39,  Men – 1st  Sam Leary  48,  2nd  Barrie Stammers  44,  3rd  Peter Harvey  43

Saturday, 4th – Summer Cup – Stableford

Women – 1st  Chris Plimmer  40,  2nd  Judy York  33

Men – 1st James Kilgour  48,  2nd  Mark Ingham  40,  3rd  Brian Williams  38

Sunday, 5th – Summer Cup – Stableford

1st  Mark Ingham  45,  2nd  James Kilgour  41,  3rd  John Gibson  41,  4th  John Price  41,  5th  Allan Heffer  40,  6th  John Allan,  7th  Vin Mackle  40

CTP – Greg Dunfoy   Twos – Vin Mackle No. 4, Greg Dunfoy No. 18

Whats on this week:

Thurs, 9th – Pete’s $5.00 haggle – 11.00am tee off

Sat, 11th – Summer Cup – Stableford

Sun, 12th – Barron Pot

Our next Tournament is the Waitangi Day Tournament, Thursday, 6th February  12noon Tee off – $20.00 entry fee – Stableford,  full details and Sheet for names on the Noticeboard.

TEMPLETON AND KAIKOURA CUP, those interested in playing in a team, please put your names up on the sheet a.s.a.p. as the teams need to be registered with Nth Canterbury Golf by 31st January.

SUBS:  There are still member’s who have not paid their sub’s, which were due for payment by 31st December, reminder’s will be sent to those it applies to or maybe you can contact me if there is a problem.   Thankyou to all those who have either paid in full or setup AP’s, your membership card’s can be collected from the office if you have not already received it.

CLUB CHAMP’S, As most of you will know the format this year has changed after a Proposal (copy sent to all member’s prior to AGM) was put forward and passed at the AGM for a twelve month trial period.   There will be a list for names, put up on the Noticeboard two weeks prior to  Opening Day for those who wish to play in the Club Champs, which will be played similar to Top Dog and Veteran’s, with no qualifying rounds.  Please note that any member who is unfinancial will not be eligible to enter.

LOST PROPERTY – We have an increasing amount of items left behind over the last few months, if you have lost anything, please come and have a rummage through!!!!

Well that is about it from me

Have a great week everyone, see you all soon.