MCG News 22/08/17



The wildly popular Lefties and Righties and no we are not talking politics, golf Tournament was cancelled on Sunday due to yet more rain. Climate change is front and centre stage this year and a number of us are looking forward to a warm and sun drenched Spring and Summer.

With the course closed for a few days its  a good time to dig out the Rule Book from the bottom of the bag and peruse the contents.

The nine hole group played a stable ford round with Julie Weber winning the days Comp with 22 points. Jaquee Reid taking out 2nd spot with 17 pts ahead of hubby Phil on 16pts. 4th Pat Wood with 15 pts. Pat also took out the Susan Stephens Leaders NTP on number 16 while Leonie Wilde picked up the NTP on number 8 sponsored by All Teed Up.

The  Women played HPMC stableford round with Ju Allen winning the day with 35 stableford points. 2nd Jenny Wilkie with 34 pts. 3rd Adele Cairns on 33pts. All Teed Up NTP on Number 6 was won by Jenny Wilkie while Karen Shaw took home the Medici Vouche for NTP on Number 8. The birds nest is growing again with no twos recorded this week.

The Martin four ball matches are progressing and the Captains Trophy is down to the semi finals.

Coming up there is the Lamb and Chardonnay Tournament on the 17th September and the 2017 Jennian Homes Wairarapa Mens 72/36 Hole Stroke Play Championships on the 30th September and 1st October. Entries to or ph 06 3069076