GOLF UPDATE

Knockout Competition Entry Fees

If you’ve not yet paid for any knockout competitions you have entered, the final date for payment is Monday 14th May.

Anyone who has not paid by then will be removed from the draw.

Summer Rules now in play

As of today winter rules are no longer in play and summer rules will now apply for competition and general play.

THE CAVENDISH MacKENZIE TRAIL

9 MacKenzie courses imaginative designs. How many will you play?

For more information click below

Click sheet 1 and sheet 2

CAPTAIN’S GOLF EVENTS

Captains Away Day

This years Captains away day will be held at Hessle Golf Club on the 22nd June 2018, The cost for the day is £55 which includes food, golf, prizes and transport.

If you would like to join our Captain on his away day please call into the professionals shop to put your name down.

Captains Pro Challenge

This year we are again running the Captain-Pro challenge where members can put their names down in pairs to play the Captain and our professional Nic Taylor.

If you would like to challenge the mighty pair the entry sheet with available dates is in the Pro Shop.

 

2018 CAPTAIN TAKES OVER

Last night at the 105th AGM Neil Widdop took over as our 2018 Club Captain. On the committee front Richard Brittle was re-elected, and Chris Hendy and Dave Parker elected.

Pictured below are Neil and Immediate Past Captain Tony Grice.

Capt and Past 1

Summer Knockouts, GOY & Stableford Cup

The entry sheets for the above competitions have been posted in the locker room.

The closing date for entry is Monday 2nd April (no exceptions)

Before entering a competition can you please check that you’re eligible, each sheet has the criteria on there, however for more information please go to the Club’s website and select Competition Rules in the members area.

Chris Miller, Golf Chairman

MEMBERSHIP OFFER

SPGC Poster 2

SUCCESS IN SPAIN

Tom Slattery proudly represented Sitwell Park in The Junior European Open in southern Spain last week.

Taking on 120 of Europe’s best juniors he made the cut after the second round and competed in the final day at La Alcadeisa links course near Gibraltar. His last round was one of extreme mixed fortunes featuring an incredible nine birdies, culminating in a +1 finish.

Tom completed the tournament with a top 20 finish, and was proud to represent our club at the highest level.

OVER 55 – READ THIS

Over 55 and want competition on a Tuesday – join the Seniors – our Prize giving and AGM on Thursday 7th December 12.30 for lunch at 1.00. A notice is on the Seniors Board, please put down your name and what you require for lunch. £10.00 (Reduced from £15) for Xmas meal, £10.00 raffle and £5.00 for joining Seniors. All very welcome 

 if you require more information please contact

Richard Brittle -mobile 07889 733202, email richardbrittle@hotmail.co.uk 

or Keith Oxley -mobile 07759 346463, email keith.oxley@googlemail.com

 

REPEAT TRIP TO SPAIN

Sitwell Junior Tom Slattery, has just competed at Longhirst Hall Golf Club in one of a number of regional qualifiers where the top two scores in each win an invitation to the European Junior Open.

Following in the footsteps of Luke Donald, Justin Rose, and Danny Willett, Tom playing some great golf, managed to finish first and has therefore qualified (for the second year running), and will be off to Southern Spain next month representing Sitwell Park.

He will be competing against 110 juniors from all over Europe hoping to make the cut as he did last year. This year all finalists can be seen on a special Sky Sports program hosted by David Livingstone, Sky’s long-standing golf host.

Congratulations Tom and best of luck in Spain.

Upcoming Social Events

In the next couple of months we have arranged social events to suit everyone!

Saturday 9 December sees the return of Handsome Dan & The Mavericks for the Sitwell Christmas Gig! Tickets are just £10 and include a Curry or Chilli, pick yours up from the bar

 

Saturday 23 December is the date for the Sitwell Park Christmas Party, kick off your celebrations with a Christmas themed Buffet, Christmas Quiz and music from our resident DJ, Steve Claxton at only £16.00pp.

Please call Sue Cousins on 01709 792064 to reserve your table

 

Sunday 31 December, New Year’s Eve Dinner & Ball. Welcome in the New Year at our Black Tie Dinner & Ball with a 4 course gala dinner, live entertainment from the excellent Michael Moore and music from our resident DJ, Steve Claxton. Despite increased costs, Gren has once again frozen the price of the meal which means we can offer the event to members and guests for £49.95pp To reserve your table please call Sue Cousins on 01709 792064

**Please note that we will be advertising these events externally this year, so don’t delay call today to reserve your table!

Regards, John Reynard Social Chairman