Ludlow Bowl Major Trophy – RWS Saturday 10th June
A count back between Richard South and Bill Hurrell decided who won the top RWS points on Saturday in the Ludlow Bowl, the second Major Trophy Competition of the season. Richard came out on top to earn 600 RWS points the reward for a major trophy win. His score of +3 only equalled by Bill hurrell. Third and fourth places were also decided by count back between Brian Haines (3rd) and Keith Tomblin (4th) both carding a +1 result. Finishing level with the course and level handicap were Jack Inguanta, David Bailey and David Haylock (Compton Cup competitors) – Well done to everyone who took part.
The Competition RWS points sheet is above click the link and click the Leaderboard link for the 8th round RWS Leaderboard.
Next RWS Competition – Thursday June 15th Mid Week Medal, –
Saturday 18th June – June Monthly Medal
Bridgestone Chase Your Dreams RWS Medal- Saturday 27 May
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Twelve of the top 20 players in the Bridgestone Medal on Saturday 27 May finished within two or better of standard scratch. A net 67 from Nigel Blunt was the best score of the day and secured him 1st place. 2nd placed Billy Kevan was one adrift with a net 68. Guy Rayson finished third on count back from Steve Goddard in fourth place both shot a level handicap net 70. 5 competitors finished on net 71 (See competiiton result sheet). Todays scores may have shaken up the RWS Overall Leaderboard which can be found on the RWS Leader Board Page
NEXT RWS COMPETITION – SATURDAY 10th JUNE – LUDLOW BOWL /COMPTON CUP ROUND 2 Available to enter on BRS from 11.00 pm Saturday 27 May
5 Under Handicap Wins RWS May Monthly Midweek Stableford – 24 May
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CLICK HERE for RWS May Monthly Stableford Points
Melton Mowbray Golf Course was in fantastic condition for the May Monthly RWS Mid Week Stableford reflected in the winner Anthony Halls score of 41 points – 5 under handicap which resulted in a 2 shot cut for Anthony. Former greens Director, Phil Curtis finished in second place with 39 points one clear of third placed Brendan Boyce’s 38 points. Brendan currently tied third after 5 events in the overall leaderboard is playing steadily in the RWS Race.
The next Overall position leaderboard will be produced after the Bridgestone Chase Your Dreams RWS Medal on Saturday 27th May
Anthony Halls (centre) seen here being presented with the Autumn trophy in March 2016
Mezz Trounces the Course Winning The Marsh Cup 5 Up – 13 May
Mezz Watchorn stormed the course on Saturday 13th May to win the first Major Trophy competition of the year, The Marsh Cup. His +5 up result secured the trophy 3 holes better than runner up Brian Cole’s +2 who battled it out with 3 other players, Billy Kevan, Doug Woolley and Mick Wilson on +2 to secure his second spot by count back. Billy Kevan was 3rd, Doug Woolley 4th and Mick Wilson 5th.
For RWS purposes the result is calculated as one division, however the actual competition is played in two divisions as the players 18 to 28 handicap played the first round of five for The Compton Cup
The reward for playing in a Major trophy was 30 out of the 80 players taking part earned RWS points for their position in the competition, the rest of the field earned 25 points for taking part.
Adie Stokes Wins 4th Round of RWS – 10th May Mid-week Medal
Adie Stokes shot a 6 under handicap net 64 in the fourth round of the RWS competition to clinch first place. Gary Kitchen was once again in the mix in second place, net 67, and Brendan Boyce continued his steady form finishing 3rd on count back from Sam Pollard in 4th place both scoring a level handicap net 70. Well done to the 26 that played and the top ten players on gaining those much sought after points! Remember everyone entered receives 25 points for taking part unless they NR by not returning their scorecard.
NEXT RWS COMPETITION SATURDAY 13TH MAY – MARSH CUP AND COMPTON CUP ROUND 1
Stephen Draisey shoots Hole In One in April Monthly Stableford RWS – Saturday 29th April!
The first Hole In One in the RWS 2017 competitions was shot by Stephen Draisey playing off the 203 yard white tees on the Par 3 16th during his round in Saturday’s RWS Stableford Competition. Stephen was thrilled to bits with his achievement made harder as it was hitting stright into the wind. Playing partner Brendan Boyce commented on how well Stephen had struck the ball with high fives all round when it ran into the hole. Sadly no extra RWS points were earned for it.
Well done to Dave Bailey 39 points put him in first place 2 points clear of runner up Brendan Boyce 37 points on count back knocking Chris Shardlow into 3rd spot.
April 26th – Midweek Medal RWS
The return of winter weather on Wednesday and the greens at one point covered in ice didn’t put off the players in the RWS Midweek Medal. Garry Taylor shot a 2 under par net 69 to finish in first place, secure the medal and 300 points available for top spot in Race to Woodhall Spa. (RWS Points Distribution) Jake Mogg, Junior Captain was second net 71, 3rd, Steve Wright net 72, 4th Colin Kitchen on count back from 5th placed Jim Dobbin – both net 73.
The third RWS competition this Saturday – Stableford format. Good luck everyone.
97 Begin their journey to Woodhall Spa – Mark Lewis leads the field with a fantastic net 63
The first Race to Woodhall Spa Competition took place this Saturday 22nd April. 97 players took part. Saturdays glorious weather and the hard work carried out by the greenstaff and artisans preparing the course saw it presented in super condition reflected in the superb scores returned in the top 20 RWS table. – 9 scores better than handicap, 6 played to level handicap and 5 within 2 of their handicap.
Mark Lewis won with an outstanding net 63, in second place Guy Fishwick net 65 and Tom Smith third net 67, Tom also shot the best gross of the day. Well done everyone.
Click Here to view the Lombard PGA Medal results sheet
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Next RWS fixture – Wednesday 26th April – Midweek Monthly medal (RWS)
An RWS League Table Page will be set up to appear after next Saturday – 29th April’s competition.
Remember to check the Fixtures table for forthcoming RWS dates and check the messages at the top of the timesheet in BRS which will also highlight RWS competitions.
You can book online through BRS from 11.00pm 2 weeks before the competition date. ALL competitions are available to enter/play all day. It’s not too late to enter the Race it’s a long journey!