Monday Morning Mingles

The sunshine certainly encouraged more golfers to turn out for the Monday Morning Mingles. Considering the amount of overnight rain, the course was dry, enabling the pairings to produce some good scores despite some hardship on the soft greens. Owen and Chris Cook came in 1st with 36.4 nett, followed…

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Successful Drive-In for EMICS

On Sunday 27th January, the new captains for 2019, Club Captain Gerry Stephens and Lady Captain Nancy Denny, had their Drive-In.  Although the weather was cold and dry, there was a gusting wind which made driving tricky.  Gerry launched a high ball which was brought down quickly onto the fairway…

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Saturday Stableford

Saturday 26th January saw 61 dedicated golfers enter the individual Stapleford competition playing off full handicap organised by Professional Tony Westwood. Despite the cold star,t the temperature started to rise to mid single figures by the middle of the day. Although the going was soft on the greens and playing…

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Sunday Social Golf Start Up

A group of 15 players gathered for the first of our Social Golf fixtures in the winter calendar.  The format was a 3-ball with 2 to count, followed by a meal in the clubhouse.  A great way to spend your Sunday with no washing-up!!     This weeks winners were…

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Mingles Christmas Competition

Monday saw the culmination of the Mingles season with 32 golfers, both men and women, taking part in a team Florida Scramble. The course was in good condition, even after some periods of heavy rain, which gave the players an opportunity to play some good golf. The winning team was…

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Autumn Trophy Round 3

In fairly benign conditions for the 1st December, the third round of the Autumn Trophy took place this Sunday and 44 players made the early morning shotgun start after a welcome breakfast of coffee and bacon baps. The format was a three ball Stableford, with two scores to count on…

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Progressive Am-Am Saturday 24th November

On Saturday 24th November, 15 teams of 4 players competed in the Progressive Am-Am. With a strong easterly wind and a few showers, the first few holes were challenging. Despite the weather, the scoring against the par score of 108 points was excellent. There were only three 2s recorded and…

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Prize Presentation Evening 2019

On Thursday 22nd November the annual Prize Presentation evening was held at Melton Mowbray Golf Club. The evening was very well attended not only by winners, but supporters and family members too. Doug Woolley hosted the event in his inimitable comic style, which made the evening extremely enjoyable and Sue…

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Autumn Trophy Round 2

Sunday 18th November saw a shotgun start for Round 2 of the popular Autumn Trophy played as a 3 Ball Better Ball.  Again the weather was kind to the 50 plus players, although the receptive greens meant an aggressive approach was necessary to get close to the pin. The result…

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