23rd/24th July Men’s Club Championship Weekend
WOW WHAT A WEEKEND!
84 people took part in the Men’s Club Championship, a weekend that is always a highlight of the year.
Day one was played over the Woods Course and soon separated contenders from non-contenders.
After day one the Top 3 leaders of the Scratch were:-
1 Chris Haynes 71
2 David Boon 77
3 Steve Hall 78
And the top 3 in the nett were:-
1 John Janickyj 95- 28 = 67
2 Paul Moules 81- 13= 68
3 James Moore 79- 10= 69
Day 2 was played over the Lakes course and Players went out in Gross score order.
In what was a very blustery day, it set up a great test for people to make a move and claim their stake in the Championship tournament.
Chris Haynes showed he was a class above with a superb round of 73 and the top 3 Scratch scores on day 2 were:-
1 Chris Haynes 73
2 Andrew Watson 78
3 Ryan Smith 79
2nd day nett scores were:-
1 Chris McKeen 80 – 13 = 67
2 Craig Mulhall 81 – 13 = 68
3 Nigel Hardy 97 – 27 = 70
Overall winners for the weekend were:
1st Chris Haynes 71 + 73 = 144
2nd Andrew Watson 82 + 78 = 160
Nigel Hardy 74 + 70 = 144
Max Bates 73 + 73 = 146
Congratulations to Both Chris Haynes and Nigel Hardy for winning the Scratch and Nett Championships
Chris Haynes has now won 5 Club Championships and sets himself apart as a true Club Champion, this off the back of finishing Tied 19th in the Europro Event only the week before!
A huge thanks to Bruce Foster for administering a great Championship weekend.
Thanks to the Green Staff for turning our a Championship Course for the Europro and for the Club Championship Weekend, Superb Courses!
Our thanks go Matt Bradley and his team @ Belton Woods Hotel for supporting the club championship, and creating a great atmosphere in the “Willow Room” with cold beers for the presentation, much appreciated!
Great views from the Willow Room Balcony, where else would you rather be!!
Picture shows our club Captain presenting the Trophy to 5th time Club Champion, Chris Haynes, Congratulations!!