Martinborough Golf Club
By Honor Clark
Tuesday’s “Grumpies” played a Stableford round last week, with Griff Page winning on 40 points, from Ray Lind on 39.
On Wednesday, the 18 Hole Ladies played a Bisque Par fun competition, winding down to the end of the season. The 9 Hole Ladies had their yearly “Bring a Friend Day” Ambrose. This year 4 new golfers came along to try the game of golf, 3 of which are possibly looking to join the club next year.
Thursday Club again attracted a big field of golfers. First this week was Bill Jago on 46 Stableford points, followed by Andrew Sim on 45, Griff Page on 42, Reuben Crook and Paul Shepherd on 41, and Roger Parkinson and Andy Morison on 40. Reuben Crook and Andy Morison both had two’s.
On Saturday the club hosted the Toast Martinborough Stableford Tournament. Division 1 was won by Gavin Lovejoy on 38 points, from Chris Rendle on 37, Caleb Everson on 36 and Bill Jones on 34 (on a countback). Division 2 was won by Gary Cuttance on 45 points, from Ian Stewart on 43, Simon Murfitt on 40, Dayle Scrimshaw on 38, and Graeme McIsaac and Richard Wiechern on 37. The Ladies Division was won by Kris Chamberlain on 35 points from Pip Kirk on 33. Gary Cuttance and John Warner had two’s.
Sunday saw a Bisque Par competition. The winner was Dayle Scrimshaw with an impressive +9, from Terry Fraei, Ian Stewart, and Stu Taplin with +7, and Bevan Sweeney with +5 (on a countback). Dayle Scrimshaw, Bevan Sweeney and Garry Paterson all had two’s.