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 Molyneux¬†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 George¬† - 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.
March Golf Club is offering one month's trial membership during the month of September for ¬£50. The offer applies to new members only. Please contact the Club Secretary on 01354 652634 for more information.
Mens medal on the 11th August was won by Malcolm Perry. Stableford on the 4th August was won by Robert Edwards with 36 points, second was David Ayres with 36 points on countback.
Friday Night Event
Friday Night Event was won by Gary Monk with net 45 points, second Adrian Abbs with 37.5 points.
Winner of the Ladies Shorter Trophy was Teresa Layton, second was Victoria Collect on c/b from Ros Humphrey.
Winner of the Ladies Gold Crest Trophy was Ros Humphrey with 34 points, second was Sarah Oldham with 32 points on c/b from Carolyn Morton. Ladies medal winner was Penny Gilbert 97-22-75, second was Teresa Layton 94-17-77.
Match against St Ives
The Seniors won 5 ‚Äď 1 in their match against St.Ives. Team: Bruce Frost & John Kerby, Graham Twist & Jock Findlay, Fred Gordon & Ernie Valentine, Peter Flint & Bill Hudson, Alan Moody & Tony Kent, John Farnsworth & Tony Smith.
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 ¬†was second. Click on "Read More" for further photographs.
Photographs from the successful June Friday Night Event and BBQ below.
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The winners were Ivan Roberts and Malcolm George with 43 points, Second was Simon Moore and Adrian Abbs with 42 points and third was Tom Cracknell and Lewis Ogden with 40 points on countback.