Past Captains - Gerald Morley Trophy
14 Past Captains and the current Club Captain James Footitt played in this years Gerald Morley Trophy event on Saturday 30th October in bright and breezy conditions after the earlier rain had cleared.
This years winner was Peter Smith with 36 points that included 10 points over the last 3 holes. Second place was Immediate Past Captain Simon Mulvey with 35 points, beating Steve Greenfield on a countback.
A meal was enjoyed by all in the clubhouse, thanks to Cris and Lis and their staff.
Captain's Shotgun Competition - Saturday 6th November
Shotgun Start at 09:00
Teams of 4, AM-AM Stableford, allowance : 85% of Course Handicap, collect Scorecards from the Clubhouse from 08:00.
Format: 2 Best Scores to Count, except Holes 1, 12 & 18 where all 4 scores count.
Cost per team £25 (£6.25 per person) will be taken from Member's wallet.
The Pro Shop will close 20 mins prior to play commencing, make sure you get what you need prior to this.
Players are reminded this is a team Stableford, if you can’t score please pick up and move on. Players are also reminded that you are allowed to look for no longer than 3 minutes for a lost ball. If you are in any doubt, HIT A PROVISIONAL BALL. The course is going to be busy, please obey the rules and allow everyone to enjoy their game.
Cards are to be signed by Marker and 1 other player and returned to the Clubhouse immediately after round completed.
The Clubhouse will be open prior to the start. The Halfway House is also open throughout, those using the Halfway House are to collect their order and move on to the next tee please.
Ecob Trophy Results
The Ecob Trophy Knockout competition, a Mixed Foursomes format, has reached it's conclusion in the last week. There were 16 pairs entered and in the final Jeff Purdy & Roseanne McKee beat Graham & Jackie Manton.
Winners & Prize Distribution :-
Hibbert Smith Salver Results
After 6 rounds through the summer the winners of the Hibbert Smith Matchplay Foursomes Salver were finally decided at the 4th extra hole as the match was all square after 18 holes. Congratulations to Gareth Tamblyn-Jones & Graeme North who beat Neil Tee-Boon & James Delplanque to claim victory.
Winners & Prize Distribution :-
Thank you to all players for keeping to the tight schedule!
Jim Tear Memorial Trophy
On Saturday 22nd October 18 past and present Officers played the annual Stableford competition for the Jim Tear Memorial Trophy. Steve Cullington continued his excellent form by winning with 34 points, the trophy was presented by Club Captain, James Footitt. Winning a bottle of wine for best ladies score was Karen Rawson.
October Captain's Presentation Evening
At the October Captain's Presentation Evening SRGC's Junior Section clubbed together and presented SRGC stalwart Rod Rawson with a gift to mark his support to the Junior Section in recent years. The photo shows Hattie Dow presenting Rod with a selection of premium whisky samplers, the 2nd photo shows SRGC Junior organiser Andrew Green & Rod with many of the Junior Section who attended the evening.
Also at the evening were Andrew & Owen Green who won the recent Brashaw Cup where pairs must be related in some way with an incredible 49 points, the photo shows Club Captain James Footitt with Andrew & Owen. Similarly, Niall Doubleday & Kaitlyn van den Enden won the recent Thistle Cup, an Adult/Junior competition, Kaitlyn holing a 15 footer on the 18th that gained an extra point resulting in them winning with 47 points.