England Club Champions!
The team of Northumberland county champion Phil Ridden and fellow county players, Alex Dixon and Mark Wharton, stormed to an emphatic 14-shot win in the tournament at East Devon Golf Club.
Open Results - 21st September 2017
|Names||Home Club||Nett Score||Prize|
J Herron &
D Potter &
Heworth GC &
City of Newcastle GC
D Harvey &
(Won on the back 9)
|Nearest the Pin||K Innes - Ryton GC||9 feet||Power Caddy Bag|
All prizes are held in the Pro Shop
Thank you to all who entered, our next Open is 23 October. Future opens can be booking by following the link below.
SENIOR SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP
Played on Tuesday 12th September 2017
On a cool morning with a stiffening breeze 30 members of the section met to play the competition vying for the trophy presented to the best recorded gross score.
The match was keenly contested with some good returned scores but a winner emerged from the pack.
Winner (Best Gross )
Anthony GILL 85
David CORKE 87
Ken BAILEY 88
Malcolm PAISLEY 89
David YATES 91
K ANDERSON 91
BEST NETT (Prize)
David CORKE 74
Alan JOHNSON 74
A 2 recorded by John LAMB at the 14th hole.
Congratulations to the winner – a new member of the section and to ALL PLAYERS who supported the competition on the day.
Presentation of prizes in the clubhouse
Next Competition : XMAS TROPHY
The City team were 3rd in the end of season FIELD DAY competition played recently at Arcot Hall – a very creditable result in what is a fiercely contested match.
David Dryden & Arnold MINFORD were 1st in Category A & Category C
Please note that due to greens work half the course will be closed on Wednesday October 4th and Thursday October 5th. The details are as follows
Wednesday October 4th - Holes 1-7, 17 & 18 will be OPEN
Thursday 5th October - Holes 8-16 will be OPEN
The course will be fully closed to visitors, unless they are a members guest.
We are also looking for anyone who may be able to assist the green staffs with some light work for half the day on either date. Please let the office know if you can help!!
The City of Newcastle is celebrating winning the Dixon Cup
Team Score Results are as follows:-
City of Newcastle 460
Bishop Auckland 465
Durham City 468
Newcastle United 487
The Presidents Trophy (Best Individual) 71 was won by Alex Dixon - well done Alex