Dear March Golf Club
Greetings, to members old and new, to the ladies and the gents, to the social members and the scratch team, to the lady Captain Lydia MolyneuxÂ and her vice Captain Shona Kent, to all those on the committee and the Chairman Stephen Layton, Pro. Alex Oldham, to all the staff and green keeping team, this club involves each and every one of you and as Captain I will try to represent you as well as I possibly can in the coming year. I'm looking forward to 2014 it's up to each and every one of us to make it a memorable one!
Yours sincerely, Malcolm GeorgeÂ - Captain 2014
I am really looking forward to my captaincy and I pray for good weather (yes I'm a fair weather golfer) and good health. As always we have a very busy calendar with many friendly, county and club competitions and again I look forward to welcoming other clubs to our course as well as enjoying theirs.
On Sunday 31st August March Golf Club held their annual Menâ€™s Invitation day.Â Thirty two men took part on a glorious day and enjoyed lunch and an evening meal in the club house. The eventual winners of the 27 hole competition was club captain Malcolm George and his guest Paul Emmington from Spalding Golf Club. Various other prizes were also played for and a good time was had by all.Â Pictured with their prizes are Club Captain Malcolm George playing partner Paul Emmington with Handicap Secretary Bruce Frost and Club Chairman Stephen Layton.
Winner of the Menâ€™s Stableford was Malcolm George with 37 points, second David Bromley with 36 points.
Friday Night Event
Winner of the Friday Night Event was Barry Groves with 30 points and second was Ross Willis with 29 points
Joint Captains Charity & McCormick Shield
Winner of the Joint Captains Charity & McCormick Shield was Alan Lambert and Peter Coventry with 41 points. Second was John Farnsworth and Chris Bateman with 41 points on countback.
Winner of the ladies Andrews Trophy was Lydia Molyneux with 35 points and second was Sarah Oldham with 34 points on countback.
Winner of the ladies medal was Emma Norman 98-22-76, second was Anna Robertson with 91-14-77.
Seniors v Ramsey
March won their seniors match against Ramsey 5Â˝ â€“ Â˝. Team: Bruce Frost & John Farnsworth, Alan Hall & Doug Lamb, David Harrison & Ernie Valentine, John Kerby & John Taylor, Tony Hickson & Fred Gordon, Sid Riches & Nick Kime.
Seniors v Old Nene
March won their seniors match against Old Nene 4 â€“ 2. Team: Bruce Frost & Ron Green, Peter Flint & Alan Hall, Peter McAuliffe & Ernie Valentine, John Kerby & Bill Hudson, Les Forrester & Fred Gordon, Ray Pescud & Alan Moody.
The 2014 Selby-Taylor Trophy was once again generously sponsored by Selby-Taylor Opticians and was held on a warm summer's day on the 7th July. The Men's winner was Peter Jones, with a total of 41 points (second and third ocb was Barry Cracknell and Stan Dunn with 38 points) and the Ladies winner was Fiona Wood with 31 points (cob from Penny Gilbert and Brenda Softley). Prizes were presented by Steve Barclay MP at a delicious Indian meal cooked and provided by the Kalsi family. Click on Read More for further photographs.
The results of the 2014 Club Championship are as follows:
Club Scratch Champion - Dean Gaughran (gross 72/77), Second: Gary Neugebauer
Handicap Champion - Adrian Abbs (net 65 & 69), Second: Dean Gaughran
Click on "Read More" for further details of the competition.
Club President, Mrs Eileen Clapham, held her 2014 President's Day on Sunday the 22nd June on a gloriously sunny day. The winner of the Men's competition was Cliff Jones and in second place was Rob Henshaw. Anna Robertson won the Ladies competition and Jo Rowlett Â was second. Click on "Read More" for further photographs.
March Golf Club is pleased to announce the details of its 2014 Mixed Open, which will be held on Sunday September the 7th.
Please click here to download a copy of the application form and general details.
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