Tuesday Tome 09Apr24

Hello Golfers.

WOOD WORKING BEE – MONDAY 15th APRIL – 9AM START. Please bring chainsaws and trailers. If you would like to purchase firewood, please contact Lachie McLeod. A trailer load of oak is $400, and poplar is $250.

Men’s Interclub results – Both Divisions were at home for the weekend’s interclub competition. Division 2 won their round 11-4 and lead the Div 2 table by 5 points! Div 10 won their round 12.2 – 2.5 and they lead the Division 10 table by 4.5 points. There are 3 rounds to go, so both teams are in the running for top honours. Come on!

A reminder that our Clubhouse Fundraiser is on Friday 19 April. Entries are now full, and we have a Waitlist.

The weekend competition was Par on 6th and 7th April. There were no entries on Saturday and following are the results from Sunday, 1st Chris Handley 4, 2nd = Martin Napier and Dayle Scrimshaw 2. There were three Twos, Derek Stephens #6, Steve Croft #8, and Glenn Harper #16.

This weekend the Sat and Sun comps are Stableford.

9-hole ladies results from the Par round Wed 3rd April – 1st Tania Williamson on 3, 2nd Jenny Joblin on 1, 3rd Mary Herrick on 1. Closest to the pin #6 Sherryl Howie, #16 Tania Williamson. Congratulations Sherryl Howie who also got a Two on #6 – fantastic.

18-hole ladies – Results – There were 11 pairs playing in the Nancy McCormack Foursomes. 1st Julie Dondertman & Jaquee Reid with a Net 143, 2nd Bindy McLeod & Marianna McDermott with a Net 146, 3rd Felicity Warren & Katrina Burgess with a Net 150 on a countback from Angela Busby & Sherry Weatherstone. This is a national event, so Julie & Jaquee’s score have been sent into Wellington Golf.

Riverside was played on Friday with Alison Tipler and Nicola Warren winning their matches on the 18th. They are coming 3rd and are only 3 points less than top-of-the-table Eketahuna. Nicola learnt a good lesson, don’t blindly follow the four in front down a fairway as they could surprisingly all be on the wrong fairway!

Grumpies – Results from the Stableford round on Tue 2nd April – 1st Robbie Walters 43, 2nd Mark Mason 42, 3rd Steve Lewis 40. There were six Twos – Malcolm Bridge #6, Tony Taylor, Mariana McDermott, Chris Handley, and Ed Brown all on #8, and Andy Morison #15.

Thursday Club – Stableford results from Thu 4th April – 1st Ailsa Malneek 43, 2nd Paul Riddiford 39, 3rd= Rob McCreary, Ed Elworthy, Rebecca Treacy, and Ro Griffiths 37. NTP was Brian Russo. Twos were Jason Shaw and Bevan Sweeney on #6, Rick Hargreaves and Andrew McKenzie #8, Rob Smith and Graham Wilson #16.

Sunday Club – 10am start time on Sunday 14th April.

The Sunday Club on 28th April (date change) will be extended and run as a fundraiser for Isaac Burt (Brian Russo’s grandson), who has been selected to represent NZ at St Johns competitions in Hong Kong.

Date change – The Beef & Burgundy Open Ambrose Tournament Friday 10th May (was Sunday 5th May)

Coming up:

Thursday 11th April – 9-hole Interclub @ Kapiti

Friday 12th April – 18-hole Rew & McCracken @ Castlepoint

Sunday 14th April – Tilson Salver @ Mahunga vs Castlepoint

Friday 19th April – Clubhouse Fundraiser