April 2013

29/04/2013 – Ladies v Rabbits

The annual challenge this year takes place on Saturday 18th May and will be followed by afternoon tea and scones in the clubhouse. Following last years win for the Rabbits, the ladies will be looking to reclaim the upper hand they have held over the Rabbits section following a number of years unbeaten.

Calling all rabbits – the signing up sheet is now posted in the locker room so please sign up for what is usually a very enjoyable event. Good luck to both teams.

Ladies Stableford & Badger Trophy Result

The Malins family had a good day on Sunday with mum Sue winning the Ladies Stableford and son Alex won Division 1 of the Badger Trophy. Full results are available by logging in to howdidido via the results page but a brief summary is as follows:

Ladies Stableford
1st S Malins 39pts
2nd E Daley 36pts
3rd A Jowett 34pts

Badger Trophy
Division 1
1st Alexander Malins 35pts
2nd J A Sykes 33pts
3rd S Brook 32pts

Divison 2
1st E Riley 36pts
2nd Ian Hutchinson 36pts
3rd J C Sykes 35pts

Division 3
1st Peter Fuller 35pts
2nd C Robinson 34pts
3rd Tom Watts 32pts
28/04/2013 – Rabbits Committee Cup

Congratulations to Cliff Froggett and Alex Malins who both scored 40 stableford points on Saturday. In mixed conditions that improved as the day progressed, a number of golfers scored well in what some might say was a warm up for the first major of the year the following day. Full results are available by logging in to howdidido via the results page but a brief summary is as follows.

Division 1
1st Alexander Malins 40pts
2nd John Flaherty 39pts
3rd J Flaherty 36pts

Division 2
1st C E Froggett 40pts
2nd D Pickett 37pts
3rd T Kelly 37pts

18/04/2013 – Knock Out Competitions

The draw for the 2013 knock out competitions have today been confirmed with some very interesting matches being made. Please see the below copies of each draw or the locker room Competition and Rabbits board for your matches. Please keep in mind the date each round is to be played by. Happy golfing.


tigers cup



rabbits singles

rabbits doubles

16/04/2013 – Mr Captains Day

Details of this years Mr Captains Day on Saturday June 15th have today being confirmed with the added interest of it being the clubs first “Trilby Day”. All players are requested by Mr Captain to wear a trilby for the days golf and if doing so the captain will make a donation to his chosen charity. Anyone prefering not to wear a trilby is requested to make a donation of their own.

In addition, there will be the usual prizes for nearest the pin for the ladies on the 13th and the gents on the 17th, with a combined longest drive challenge on the 16th. Avoid the water on the 7th though as this is Mr Captains donation hazard.

The lucky winners and runners up in each section will also win prizes along with 1st, 2nd and 3rd for the ladies so please come along, enjoy the days golf and stay for the evenings entertainment.

See the attached poster for more information. Captains Day 2013 Poster

15/04/2013 – Mr Captains Evening

Chris Barr

Mr Captain has confirmed today that the very highly regarded young musician Chris Barr will be performing at Mr Captains Evening on 15th June. You may have seen Chris singing, playing guitar or piano at a number of local events and we are very happy that he is available to join us. Mr Captain added “I first saw Chris perform over a year ago and knew straight away that I wanted him to play my Captains Evening. I have no doubt that he will help to make the evening a success”

For more info on Chris please see:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzeMttEsr-w or http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwIPUCes6HU