Beating the bitter cold

PUBLISHED: 20:19 14 February 2012

Golf Ball.

Golf Ball.

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In bitterly cold conditions, with all 18 greens as temporary, the junior section of the club braved the elements to contest the monthly Stableford competition, writes Steve Percival.

Despite the conditions and the inevitable unpredictability of the surface of the greens, some very creditable scores were recorded. In first place, with 42 points, was Bradley Searle. Second, with 37 points, was Lewis Gibbons, with Brad Burraston taking third place with 28 points

●With a slight improvement in temperature from that of recent weeks but still with 18 temporary greens, a good number of club members took to the course on Sunday, February 12, for a 3 Ball Better Ball event. In first place, with 83 points, were Martin Dixon, Dennis Mcullum and A McLean. Second with 81 points were Peter Beviss, Paul Liston and Mike Lewis with 81 points, closely followed by Neil Smith, Graham Patterson and Gerry Linnert, also with 81 points.


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