Ping 4BBB Results
In the Ping 4BBB competition, 885 clubs took part with the highest score being 53 points.
To qualify for the Grand Final a cut was made at 46 points , with 41 clubs entering.
In the Plate Final, the cut was made at 45 points with 81 clubs entering.
The standard obviously was extemely high and unfortunately our winners on the day did not qualify. Better luck next year.
Elsie's Tour 2017
The annual overnight trip from the ladies section, this year to Breadsall Priory, Derby was yet again deemed a success. Returning home with sore muscles, not from handling the steep undulations of the Priory course, but from laughing to excess (those of us who were thereknow the reason for that.....!) everyone was pleased that the golf on Monday was not played in the costumes reflecting this year's theme of "the sound of music". Various Maria's, a novice nun, a lonely goatherd and goat, doh a deer, some favourite things, plus a couple of sounds of musics were all on parade at breakfast, to the amusement of the rest of the guests.
The Ladies played today in a mixture of cool damp weather this morning followed by hot sultry sunshine for the afternoon golfers.
Claire Roberts had a great round coming first with a score of 40 points, well done Claire.
For those playing this afternoon, the flag on the 13th took on a new dimension, is the golf club becoming more rustic?( please see photograph )
The last Shield match was played at home against Macclesfield G.C. The team of Celia, Gwyn, Valerie, Sue, Olwen, Liz and Julie had a great win 6.5 matches to 0.5.
Below is a summary of the matches played,
Alderley Edge v Bramhall Park at home won 5/2
away lost 3/4
Alderley Edge v Hazel Grove at home won 4.5/2.5
away half 3.5/3.5
Alderley Edge v Macclesfield at home won 6.5/0.5
away lost 2/5
3 wins, 1 half, 2 loses, total 24.5 games
It is a matter of waiting to see if A/E will be in the Quarter Finals which are to be played on the 21st August
Ping and a HOLE in ONE
The ladies played their first Ping 4BBB on Tuesday in pretty wet conditions. 10 teams entered with Lady Captain, Yvonne and Gwyn winning with 40 points.
The top 50 stableford scores in England go through to the Grand Final and the next best 50 scores go through to the Plate Final. Both of these will be held at Gainsborough Golf Club on the 4th and 5th of September so good luck to Yvonne and Gwyn.
To make it an even more special day Liz Gardner scored a HOLE in ONE on the sixth hole during the competition.
Well done Liz, who later treated all the ladies to a glass if fizz in celebration.
Gallery from the Captain's Prize
- October 2017
- September 2017
- August 2017
- July 2017
- June 2017
- May 2017
- April 2017
- March 2017
- January 2017
- December 2016
- November 2016
- October 2016
- September 2016
- August 2016
- July 2016
- June 2016
- May 2016
- April 2016
- March 2016
- February 2016
- January 2016
- December 2015
- November 2015
- October 2015
- September 2015
- August 2015
- July 2015
- June 2015