March 2018

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

SOCIAL UPDATE

Below are details of some of the upcoming social events

Saturday 31st March

World Heavyweight Boxing – Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker live at the Clubhouse from 6pm!

Two undefeated world champions put their belts and records on the line in a winner takes all fight!

Friday 6th April

The Captains Social Evening, Tony and Neil have arranged an Italian themed buffet and live entertainment from The G-Men a 9 piece soul band.

£25 per person, please use the booking sheet in the lounge to reserve your table.

Friday 27th April

Cav’s Quiz Night, Steve has his questions set and photos chosen but do you have what it takes to beat him?!

The fun starts at 8.30pm and as usual there is a supper available of Homemade Steak Pie, Peas & Chips (please pre order)

I look forward to seeing you at some of these social events

Regards, John Reynard, Social Chairman

GOLF UPDATE

Please note that the closing date for entry in the Club’s knockout competitions is Monday 2nd April and the entry sheets are in the locker room. Can you also ensure that any entry fees are paid by the above date to avoid being excluded from the draw!

Online tee time booking will be in place this Friday from 8am for the Spring Medal on Saturday 24th March and throughout the season.

Can I please remind you that score cards must contain your name, competition, date and time and scores entered correctly.

Finally on behalf of the Golf Committee, I wish you a successful golfing year!

Regards, Chris Miller, Golf Chairman

February 2018

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

January 2018

MEN’S DINNER

Please note that the entry slips for the Men’s Dinner & Prize Presentation will be removed from the bar on Monday 22 January.

 

If you have not yet put your name down and wish to attend can you please do so before then.

QUIZ NIGHT

2018 quiz 1 (002)

December 2017

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.

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.