John Shakesby wins seniors' Stableford at Mendip Golf Club
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
John Shakesby won the seniors' Stableford as the busy social and competition season got under way at Mendip Golf Club at the weekend.
More than 50 players took part in dry conditions on Friday and his score of 37 points beat runner-up Peter Letts and third-placed Mike Lill by a single point, with Julian Pallister fourth on 35.
The Pro Shop Stableford the following day was played in two divisions, with Nick Barnes score of 33 points two clear of second-placed Stefan Golledge. Owen Cullen won Division 2 with 44 points, two ahead of runner-up Steve Turner.
On Sunday, the monthly mixed greensomes was followed by Sunday lunch. Hilary Rowdon and Mike Curtis were the winners, just ahead of their respective partners Hugh Rowdon and Carol Cutis.
Mixed golf is a growing part of the golf club and any couples interested in joining can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The club's open competition season begins with a men's open bowmaker on Friday, March 22, costing £12 for visitors. Spaces are filling up fast and anyone wanting to book their place should email email@example.com.
Mendip's social committee continue to organise regular quiz nights, while an Abba evening takes place on April 25, with tickets already close to selling out.