Just to let you all know a lady who was part of our socitey and friend who supported us all for many a year. Jenny Hodgson passed away on the 5th of August.
she will be missed for her bantter and fun. our thought's go out to Geoff.
May god take you into his arms and make you well again.
Jenny's Funeral will take place on Monday 19th August at Octon Crematorium near Bridlington at 14.30 if you can make it please do.
Our first match of the season is the silver jubilee cup also this is Captain’s day.
The venue for this date the 15th may was at the Eaglescliff Golf Club.
Tony Cope captain for 2019 which is the societies 45 year been in existence.
Tony meet every member and guest with a goody bag. We had 29 golfers taken part. 20 members and 9 guests. There was also a game within the game. Which was the Captain vice the Vice-Captain.
members and guest.
The two teams were made up of members. This game was won by the Vice-captain’s team beating the Captain’s team by 306 to 279. Well done to the Vice-Captain’s team.
Vice-Captain Guy Mitchell on the left.
We had 5 twos on the day Jon Hathaway, Matthew Wells, Steven Cooper, Simon Coleman and Richard Smith.
The nearest the pin was Matthew Wells.
Nearest the pin in two was Craig Fitsgerald.
The main competition and winner of the Sliver Jubilee Trophy and the Captain’s main prize was Richard Smith with a great score of 41 points. Richard receiving the trophy and prize from Tony
In second place with a score of 39 points was Jon Hathaway.
In third place with a score of 38 points was Philip Cope.
Our first game of the new season is normal played against Halesowen golf club. But it was decided that we would no longer play that game.
At our agm it was suggested that we played a North vice South game in April instead.
The game was arranged to be played at Mickleover Golf Club on the 24th April.
We had 20 players taken part 10 from each region. the format was pairs and singles. Played on a stableford score. With a 2points for winning the hole and 1point for drawing the hole. Then all the points added up at the end of the round. The winning team was the North with 144 pints and the South with 108. Winning captain was Tony Cope.
The Chairman of the National Passenger Transport Spots Association Mr Murray McDonald was at the venue to present the Ted Lock Trophy to Dani Jones who won it was his individual proformas over his second season of playing golf. Well done Dani. Murray also presented the prizes also. We thank him for taking the time out to come and see us
Tony receiving the cup from Murray.
Dani receiving the Ted Lock Trophy for Murray.
We have now reached our last main competition of the season the Pairs Championship.
We had another good turn out with 13 teams taking part.
The course was in to bad a condition but the weather did not look to good. We found that out about half way round the course when the havens opened, and the rain came down we were lucky to finish the round. There was a lot of wet people.
We had 5 players who had twos on the day-: Chris Sharp, Guy Mitchell, Tony Cope, Simon Coleman and Tony McCarthy.
Nearest the Pin -: Mike Watson
Nearest the pin in 2 -: Alan Wood
The winning Pair -: Dani Jones and Simon Coleman with 73 points
In second place -: Tony Cope and Philp Cope with 70 points
In third place -: Chris Sharpe and Mike Watson with 60 points
The winner of the Brian Coldrick Trophy for the best combined scores over the full season was Dani Jones with a scores of 141 points.
Off to Leek golf club for our blue-ribbon event. This is the only competition that all the shots must count.
22 golfers took part in this competition with some very good scores coming in once more.
What can we say about the weather but thankful for the sunshine once more. The course was again in very good condition.
We had 2 twos on the day Steven Cooper and Dani Jones.
Nearest the Pin -: Steven Cooper
Nearest the pin in 2 -: Tony Cope
The winner -: with a very good score of 68 shots was Dani Jones
In second place -: with 70 shots was Steven Cooper
In third place with 72 shots was Philp Cope
Our next competition was the Memorial Trophy this is the day we remember our passed members who are sadly no longer with us.
The venue was the Staffordshire golf club.
The turn out was not up to our normal standard with only 17 golfers taking part.
The weather was kind to us once more, but the course had not had much water for awhile and was a little hard in places.
There was only one two on the day and that was by Wilson Clark
Nearest the Pin -: Kevin Pyne
Nearest the pin in 2 -: Steven Cooper
The winner -: with a very good score of 40 points was Dani Jones.
In second place -: with 37 points was Paul Thomas.
In third place with 36 points was George Ward.
Wynyard golf club was our next venue for the PSV Pairs championship.
The course was in excellent condition and the weather was again back with us.
We had 26 golfers taking part which made up 13 teams. We had some very good scores on the day.
We had 5 players who had twos on the day Wilson Clark, Alan Brown, George Ward, Chris Sharp and Paul Thomas
Nearest the Pin -: Wilson Clark
Nearest the pin in 2 -: Mike Watson
The winning Pair -: Gary Smithson and Craig Fitsgerald with 77 points
In second place -: Dani Jones and Simon Coleman with 76 points
In third place Geoff Hodgson and George Ward with 75 points.
Matthew Wells our captain for the 2018 season, held his Captain’s Day at Great Barr Golf Club on the 21st May.
Matt met everyone on arrival and presented them all with a goody bag.
The weather was very good (thanks for booking the sun Matt)
The course was in very good condition for the time of year.
This was the opening game of the season and the Silver Jubilee was to play for, an individual event. Also, the captain’s trophy this was a team event.
Matt had prizes on most of the holes.
We had 24 members taking part and 5 guests.
The results for the day.
Nearest the pin was Nigel Thomas
Nearest the pin in 2 was Chris Coldrick.
The winner with 37 points was Geoff Hodgson.
In second place with 35 points Simon Coleman.
In third place with 35 points Philip Cope (back 9)
The captain’s cup was won by the Captain’s team.
Score’s Captain’s team 326 Vice /Captain’s team 303.