The Past Captains Competition
The competition, is played in April is a Stableford off full handicap from the yellow tees with tee off times between 09:00 and 10:00. Players aged 70 to 74 receive ONE courtesy shot, 75 to 79 receive TWO courtesy shots and those aged 80 or over receive THREE courtesy shots. The current Senior Men’s Captain and Senior Men’s Vice Captain are invited to play but are not eligible to win the trophy.
Past captains who are no longer members of the club are invited to play and receive the courtesy of the course. A lunch follows the competition and by tradition it is roast beef, Yorkshire pudding followed by apple strudel. Some only attend the lunch.
The trophy was donated by Lindsay Weaver who was Senior Men’s captain in 1994.
Past Captain’s Cup
|1994||P. Farmer||2016||Alan Harnden|
|1995||G. Corbett||2017||Roger Chivers|
|1996||R. J. Hanson||2018||Mike Webb|
|1997||R. J. Hanson||2019||Mike Pack|
|1998||L. Weaver||2020||Mickey Barber|
|1999||D. F. Carmichael||2021||George Angas|
|2000||M. J. Freeman||2022||George Angas|
|2001||D. F. Carmichael||2023|