Captains & Guest Tournament - 29th September - Fulford Heath GC
The annual Captains & Guest Tournament was hosted by Fulford Heath GC, who not only provided a warm welcome to the competitors, but also a course in superb condition. Captains, Vice Captains, Presidents and other notables from 26 clubs were to enjoy a beautiful day playing a friendly 4BBB format.
On arrival the competitors were greeted by Roy Hobbis (WUGC Past President) Brian Morris (WUGC Past President) Paul Walker and Dave McDermott on behalf of the Worcestershire Union of Golf Clubs. The event proved to be an ideal opportunity for club representatives to meet old friends, make new friends and discuss issues affecting clubs across the County,
In the perfect golfing conditions, on an excellent course, some superb golf was played. The winners were:
1st Prize - Derek Tranter & Mick Price (Kings Norton) with 45 points
2nd Prize - Wayne Burnett-Jones & Jon Holloway (Worcester G&CC) with 43 points
3rd Prize - Dave Sargeant & John Evans (Hagley) with 42 points
4th Prize - Richard Hardy & Robin Hill (Droitwich) with 40 points (back 9)
Best Front 9 - Chris Jolley & Pete Jolley (The Worcestershire) 22 points
Best Back 9 - Robert Woodhouse & Graham Chilton (Brandhall) 20 points
The evening ended with a warm welcome to the competitors from Mike Thomas, Captain of Fulford Heath GC, with Brian Morris replying on behalf of the Guests and thanking Fulford Heath and its members for agreeing to host the event, and providing such an exceptional course. A short presentation was given highlighting some key achievements across the County in 2014, before an excellent meal provided by Gary and his team.
Posted on 30/09/2014
by Stuart Pritchard