October 2017

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

WINTER STABLEFORD LEAGUE

At the September Committee meeting it was agreed to introduce a winter league comprising of 16 Stableford competitions with the following details:-

  • Run on Saturdays from 11th November 2017 to 17th March 2018
  • Best 10 scores from 16
  • To be played on the course of the day (including winter greens) over 12 holes
  • No putts conceded
  • NO tee times booking is required, simply enter the competition on the day if you want to compete.
  • £2 entry fee, this will be split between £1 sweep, 50p to the prize fund and 50p to the golf section with the prize fund dependant on numbers and to be paid out at the end of the league in March to the top 10 players.
  • The overall winner to receive a trophy donated by the Vice Captain and to be presented at the 2019 Annual Dinner & Presentation

September 2017

LADIES INTRODUCTION TO GOLF DAY

LADIES INTRO DAY

ANNUAL DINNER DANCE

Saturday 21st October is the Club’s Annual Dinner Dance.

This popular black Tie event includes a 3 course dinner, live entertainment from Melody Lane and music from our resident DJ

To reserve your table please see the booking sheet in the lounge, the cost of the evening is £32.95 per person

 

FRENCH NIGHT

French Night 5a

August 2017

Local Victory for Tom Slattery

Under difficult playing conditions Tom Slattery returned a magnificent gross 72 to become the SUGC Junior Champion of Champions at Lees hall on Sunday. It was a fine reward for Tom who in order to take part had earlier in the day returned a gross 75 in the second round of the Gough Cup before dashing across Sheffield.

In second place was 13 year old Freddie Parlby of Hallowes with a really impressive 74, and Luke Gregory of Doncaster third with a score of 75.

July 2017

Captain’s Champagne Breakfast

The annual Captain’s Champagne Breakfast has been arranged for Sunday 13th August with a shot gun start at 8.30am.

The cost is £12 per player and includes a champagne breakfast following the golf.

A draw will take place for partners and tees and the format of the day is a Greensome Stableford with 1/2 combined handicap.

To reserve your place please enter your names on the entry sheet in the locker room.

Regards, Chris Miller, Golf Chairman

June 2017

LADIES OPEN 7th JUNE

Although our Open Day clashed with Rotherham Ladies’ Open Day we still managed to have 17 teams playing on a fine but blustery day.

The results were:-

1st   Hollins Hall; Rudding Park 84 Pts
2nd   Matlock 82 Pts
3rd    Lincoln 78 Pts
4th    Sitwell Park; Lindrick 78 Pts
Best Front 9:   Bakewell; Hallamshire 40 Pts
Best Back 9:    Tapton Park 39 Pts
 Nearest the Pin on the 14th Hole:  Abbeydale,   Julie Scott

 

Our thanks go to all of you for playing and congratulations to all the winners !