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
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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.
Won by Brenda Softley and Stan Dunn with 33 points
July Friday Night Event
Friday Night Event played on the 4th July was won by Shaun Canavan and Neil Carley, second was Dick Cannell and Mark Crawley. Pam Wallis and Anna Robertson won the ladies.
Match against Sutton Bridge
March lost 3Â˝ - 2Â˝ in their match against Sutton Bridge. Team: Malcolm George (Captain) & Paul Emmington, Rob Edgoose & Chris Hodson, Alan Yorke & Stan Dunn, Peter Ridgeway & Derrick Rowlett, Paul Wood & Alan Lambert, Rob Edwards & Colin With.
Medal - 14th July
Menâ€™s Medal on the 14th July was won by Malcolm George, second Brian Curran and third Richard Leach.
Stableford - 6th July
Menâ€™s Stableford played on the 6th July was won by Stan Dunn with 39 points, second was Andy Lilley with 39 on c/b and third John Saywell.
Ladies Dunham Cup was won by Gail Arnold 91-16-75, second Jean Alterton 94-18-76 on c/b
Lady Captain's Day
Lady Captainâ€™s Day was won by Jean Alterton with 36 points, second was Margaret Butt with 35 points on c/b and Jo Rowlett won the Past Captainâ€™s Cup with 35 points.
Medal 10th July
Ladies medal on the 10th July was won by Jo Rowlett, second was Teresa Layton.
Match against Sutton Bridge
March Seniors and Sutton Bridge drew 3 â€“ 3 in their match on the 9th July. Team: Bruce Frost (Captain) & John Taylor, John Farnsworth & Derek Wisbey, Bill Hudson & Ernie Valentine, Alan Hall & Peter Flint, Chris Bateman & Fred Gordon, Fred Yeulett & Ron Green.
Match against Old Nene
March Seniors won 4 â€“ 2 in their match against Old Nene on the 17th July. Team: Bruce Frost (Captain) & Ray Pescud, John Farnsworth & Peter Flint, Ernie Valentine & Derek Wisbey, Alan Hall & Bill Hudson, Fred Gordon & Ron Green, Fred Yeulett & Charles Findlay.
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
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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.
Photographs from the successful June Friday Night Event and BBQ below.
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