Our best turn out of the year saw 48 members teeing off for the Captains Salver or the Captains Quaish in, once again, beautiful weather. Clear sunny skies, fast running greens and fairways; what more could one ask.
Duncan Bateman, our Captain, was pleased to greet all the contestants with a complimentary drinks and snacks at the halfway house. On such a hot day cold refreshing drinks were very welcome.
Morning winners were
Captains Salver 1st David Hough with 38 points
2nd Alan Carpenter 35 points C/B
Best Nine Jeremy McIlroy 19 points
Captains Quaish 1st Angus McCullogh 39 points
2nd Roger Connor 33 points
Best Nine Chris Gemms 19 points
Vets Cup Michael Robinson 35 points
We were joined at lunch time by Past Presidents – David Horne and David Spence. A real pleasure to all that they were able to join us for the usual spladid New Zealand Lunch. Our thanks also to the Captain for providing all the wine at lunch time.
The afternoon fun foursomes was won by
Charles waud and David Hough with 43 points C/B
2nd Simon Moffatt and Michael Robinson 43 points C/B
Best Nine Graham Sutton and Mike Roden 23 points