Apart from the eagerly anticipated Vets Closing Day on the 25th, October is the month we start to wind down all the ‘serious’ games, and look forward to team events such as the very worthy Pink Ribbon Day, so even if you don’t have an ounce of pink in the wardrobe, please at least give a nod to the day with some token of pink, – you never know, it may be your colour!
Earlier in the month the Medal of Medals for the medal winners over 7 rounds during the year was played within a stroke round, with Pat Myles emerging as the ultimate winner on the day. Pat will be presented with her trophy at our Presentation Day on December 1st. The winners in the event of the day were Denise Dickson Div 1, Jan Weiley Div 2, and this is Jan’s first medal, and Pat Myles for Div3.
Captains vs Presidents Day – what a day for the Reds. After a drought of four years, the Presidents team romped home with a resounding well deserved win, most satisfying for President Jan in her final event as president- there was joy in the land! Congratulations to all who participated, it’s always a fun day.
The new committee for 2017 was finalised at this years AGM held on October 20th. Leslie Wells and Margaret Hockley stepped down after great service and dedication to our committee. Our new President Donna, welcomed Sharon Smith into the Secretary’s chair, and Lorraine Linnert, who will be fulfilling the role of Vice President and the Vets Delegate.
In view that the wind seems to have been blowing incessantly for months – remember when you’re out there on the fairway’- if it’s breezy, swing it easy’….