The Autumn Tournament was held at Druids Heath Golf Club on Thursday 25thOctober, where the weather was cold, breezy but dry. The course was presented beautifully by Course Manager Jim Lake and his fine team.
Congratulations to you all, and thanks to the Club for allowing us courtesy
of the course.
The main prize sponsor on the day was New Holland Tractors, with thanks to
Ted Barnet of The Compact Tractor Centre in conjunction with Simon Gumbrill
from Campeys who presented the prizes. The nearest the pin sponsors were
Sherriff Amenity and Working Turf, and the hot drinks and chocolate at the
half way house was courtesy of Farols. Thank you to all our sponsors who
contributed to make it such a successful day.
The winners were as follows;
1st: Andy Brougham 38pt
2nd Dave Fellows 36
3rd Ed Stant 34
Division Winners were Clint Woodall, Tom Boyd and Howard Middlebrook.
Trade Prize was won by John Lewis from Lely UK
Thanks also to Sandra Raper and Stuart Green from BIGGA who attended and
added valuable input to the AGM.
A Brougham from 16.1 to 15.5 (3x 0.2 = 0.6)
D Fellows from 12.1 to 11.7 (2x 0.2 = 0.4)
E Stant 3.6 to 3.5 (1x 0.1 = 0.1)
John Lewis (trade) from 28 to 26
Clint Woodall no change
Howard Middlebrook no change
Tom Boyd no change (18.0)
Everybody else 0.1 up
R Hayhurst to 15.3
S Thompson to 10.6
Dave Banyon to 20.1
There were only 10 greenkeepers in the field and Rhys did not play
There were no changes with any committee members and as such the following were voted in for next year
President: John Hammon
Chairman: Ed Stant
Deputy Chairman: Rhys Thomas
Secretary: Andy Smith
Treasurer: Gary Cunningham
Committee: Nigel Tyler, Richard Beacham, Leigh Swann,