Jimmy and Nick were off with an early lead of 3 up and then the match tightened to all square in the second round and finally Wayne and Geoff won 1 up on the 36th hole. Well done to all, the match was played in great spirit and was enjoyable to watch. The photos below show the gallery which increased throughout the day of interested members.
The Palms Golf Studio - golf day at BGC
Sign up sheet...
A good field of 61 played in the Single Stableford competition. John Buchanan won with 39 points on a count back from Rob Humphreys. Robert Shield was NTP on the 11th hole and David Waugh won the 14th hole Pro-Pin.
Vernon Vella, John Hobbs, Ross Jauncey & John Oaks won with 114 points and the runners up were John Jones, Norris Dudgeon, Tony Dick and Robert Eriksson with 112.
Tony Fitzpatrick was NTP on the 11th hole; Harry Caust won the 14th hole Pro-Pin and was Wayne Knapp won the Eagles Nest. The single stableford winner was Ross Jauncey with 45 points.
Sunday - Medley Stableford
Tom Cavanough won with 42 points.
Upcoming Events... getting close to year's end
Saturday 3 Dec - the Monthy Medal and "Thank you Day" with significant prizes to win. Also the first round of the Peter Tait trophy.
Saturday 10th of Dec - the Medal of Medals competition and the second round of the Peter Tait trophy.
Sunday 18th of December - the Club Championship finals - well worth being in the gallery to see some great golf. Good luck to those in the knock outs.
The course is in great condition and handles the storm water very well. Loads of run on the fairways.
Preferred lies is under review as the course dries out. The bunkers will be back in play, hopefully, by the end of the week.