Mens Competitions News

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THE WILKINSON CUP OPEN

Dear all,

Thank you to all those who entered the Wilkinson Cup Gents Open, another good entry which is reflected in the value of the prizes.

Some great scores were posted and 6+ was the final score to get in the prizes which was acheived by 3 Pairs.  Matt Laws & Dave Hornsea finished 3rd with a great round of 7+ and John Hawes & Keith Macey finished on 8+ to take a creditable 2nd place.  Congratulations and well done to the winners Mark Shepherd & Simon Swanston who shot a magnificent 9+ to win the Wilkinson Cup Gents Open, great round Gents.

Next week sees the Philip Metcalfe Mixed Open and there is still time to enter through Golf Empire or Diane in the Club Office.

Entry sheets for the Captains Weekend will be displayed on the main notice board by the end of the week and for those of you who are unaware, the dates for this is now Saturday & Sunday 25th & 26th June 2022.

Entry sheets will also be available for you to book your place in the 3 clubs and a Putter competition which will run from 13:00 Hours on Thursday 2nd June 2022.  This is a fun competition as part of the Queens Platinum Jubilee Celebrations which will be held at Blankney Golf Club along with other activities.  As advertised, The Stolen Fridays are performing at the Club in the evening and the remaining tickets are available through House & Social or behind the bar at £7.50 per ticket.

Hope you all have a good week.

Cheers, Paul

Paul Sirrell

Competitions Secretary

PRO SHOP STABLEFORD

Dear all,

Thank you to all who participated in this weeks competition, the Pro Shop Stableford and congratulations and well done to Tim Almond who won the competition with a creditable score of 37 points beating Richard Tasker into 2nd place with 36 points along with Pete Thompson and Matt Rogers also on 36 points with Richard prevailing with a BB9 of 22 points.  There were 7 x 2's posted over the competition and a special mention to Daz Pigford who got his on the 12th hole with a magnificent 2nd shot from what must have been 200 yards, great shot Daz.

As previously stated this competition was also a qualifier to represent Blankney Golf Club In the Henry Lunn Shield along with our Club Vice Captain, Nige Saunders and the 2 qualifiers who met the criteria were Richard Tasker and Pete Thompson, well done Gents.

There is still time to enter next weeks Wilkinson Cup Open which is a BB Par competition for Gents.  Entries can be made through Diane in the Club Office along with payment.

Have a good week.

Cheers, Paul

Paul Sirrell

Competitions Secretary 

Open Competitions in May

Dear all,

As the season progresses, May has 3 Open Competitions in the Calendar which are not available to book on Club V1/HDiD and must be booked via Golf Empire or by contacting Diane in the Club Office.

The upcoming Opens are as follows:

The Wilkinson Cup Open which is a pairs BB Bogey for Gents.

The Philip Metcalfe Mixed Open which is a BB Greensome Stableford.

The Charity Cup Open which is an individual Medal for Gents.

Cheers, Paul

Paul Sirrell

Competitions Secretary

 

WILSON CUP

Dear all,

Thank you to all who participated to the Wilson Cup on Sunday 1st May 2022, another good entry which ensured a decent donation to St Barnabas Hospice of £72.00 (£1 from each entry fee).

Congratulations and well done to Dean Creasey who won the Wilson Cup with a great score of 39 points beating Andy Craft into 2nd place with a respectable 38 points.  

All results and prize winnings have been published in the Gents section of the Club Website and all winnings will be credited onto individual accounts in the shop.

Next week sees the Pro Shop Stableford which has been enhanced as a qualifier for The Sir Henry Lunn Shield in which the best 2 Nett scores will accompany the Club Vice Captain, Nige Saunders to represent Blankney Golf Club in this prestigious event.  The event is a 36 hole Stableford Competition held at Ashby Decoy Golf Club on Sunday 17th July 2022 and is a Team plus an Individual Competition.  There are however conditions attached to this Competition and all players must have a maximum handicap index of 12.4 so the 2 qualifiers from The Pro Shop Stableford must fit this criteria for qualification purposes.

The Pro Shop Stableford will only be used as this qualifier for 2022 and from 2023 onwards, the competition which will be used as this qualifier will be the Lombard Qualifier as this has lost its qualification status.

Hope you're all having a good Bank Holiday weekend.

Cheers, Paul

Paul Sirrell

Competitions Secretary

JUBILEE CUP & UPCOMING EVENTS

Dear all,

Thank you to all who entered and played in he Jubilee, another good turnout for this competition.  Congratulations to Dave Orriell who won the competition with a magnificent score of 37 points and was the only player to score under par for his round, beating Pete Thompson into 2nd place, closely followed by Nige Bottomley who finished 3rd. 

Saturday 30th April 2022 sees the annual match, Lefts v Rights and I have re-opened the booking on V1/HDiD as we are still looking for 5 right handers so if you are at a loose end, please put your name down and come along to play in this fixture.

Tickets are also still on sale for the upcoming Bootleg Buddy event on Saturday 7th May and can be purchased from behind the bar or from any of the House & Social Committee.

Cheers, Paul

Paul Sirrell

Competitions Secretary

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