26th August – Kings & Queens Competition – Draw

The Kings & Queens Competition is a Competition for pairs consisting of one golfer and one non-golfer.  The golfer hits all the shots until the ball is on the putting surface and then the non-golfer does all the putting!

The draw for Tee-times is shown below.  Click on the image to enlarge (opens in new window):

26th August – Kings & Queens Competition – Results

Ron Jones, accompanied by his grandson Matthew Donaldson won the 9-hole Kings and Queens Competition with a superb nett 35.  Well played Ron and Matthew!

Click on the image below to see the full result (opens in new window):

29th & 30th August 2015 – Vice Captains’ Trophy – Result

The winner of this years Vice Captains’ Trophy was Robert Urquhart with a great score of 40 stableford points, beating Daniel Moore on count back, well done Bob. Marc Harrison scored the only two of the weekend on the 4th hole.

Full results listed below (click to open)

5th & 6th September 2015 – Sweep

Due to the clubs weekend away, this weekend is a sweep.

Winner of each day takes the days pot.


Men’s Section – Wednesday League

A Wednesday League Competition will be introduced starting Wednesday 1st July 2015.

Players can play at any time during Wednesday, provided their scorecards are submitted into the golf shop before close of business. Players should note that Wednesday is LADIES DAY and their tee-times should not hinder the Ladies Competition.

Play will be over 18 holes, on a Strokeplay format and will qualify for handicap purposes. Scorecards must be signed by another member of the club.

Cost will be £1.00 per entry. There will be no TWO’s competion. There will be no prizes awarded each week. The competition will run on a league basis, with points being awarded in similar manner to the Winter League format. (Winners each week will not have shots deducted)

Scorecards should be obtained from the golf shop where fees can also be paid.
The competiton will run until the end of the 2015 summer season on a trial basis.

Competition Secretary.

17th July 2015 – Mr Captain’s Day Out – The Ronnie Bruce Trophy

Very windy conditions met the 20 golfers who took part in the Captain’s Day out visit to Blackpool North Shore Golf Club  on Friday 17th July.  The day’s golf for the Ronnie Bruce Memorial Trophy started with a 9-hole individual Stableford Competition, won by Allen Lee with a fantastic 21 points.  Well played Allen.  After a lunch of chips and sandwiches the afternoon competition of an 18 hole individual Stableford competition was won by Barry Hale with a fabulous 34 Stableford points in very difficult conditions.  Barry took the Ronnie Bruce Memorial Trophy with a combined score of 51 points.  Well played  Barry!  Joe Ashton and John Marsh scored the only TWO’s of the day, both on the 7th hole in the afternoon.  The golf was followed by an excellent three-course dinner.

Thanks to all who attended and special thanks to Mr Captain for the choice of course and his organisation of the day.  It was the right course – just the wrong day!