COLD FROSTY CONDITIONS ON THE COURSE 31 JANUARY
Recent frosty conditions have not stopped a few hardy golfers venturing out onto the course!
CAPTAINS' DRIVE IN 2019
There was a very good turn out of members to support the Club's annual 'Captains' Drive In' on 1 January. This year all sections of the club were represented and it was particulalrly encouraging to once again have a Juniors' Captain take to the tee. Isac Dring is the Junior Captain for 2019 and he teed off alongside Club Captain John Taylor, Ladies' captain Gill Lockwood and Seniors' Captain Ged Allan.
PRESENTATION EVENING 2018
The Club held its annual Presentation evening on Friday 16 November. Prizes were presented to ladies', gents' and seniors' sections of the club. You can find a report and more pictures in the in the mixed section of the website. Pictured is Simon Griffiths with the Job Scratch Cup
SENIOR MENS OPEN 2018
The 2018 Senior Mens Open took place on Wednesday 15th August with 200 competitors for the third year running. The winners were Ashbourne Golf Clubs Les Birkett and Andy Rogers with a score of 45 points and the winner of the nearest the pin competition on the 14th hole was Ashbourne Golf Clubs John Hammond who will receive a "Lexus" watch worth circa £300 from the sponsors of the Open "Lexus Derby". Follow the link on the Open Competitions page to see the full list of winners. The course was again in excellent condition and received wide acclaim from all the visiting players
JOHN TAYLOR WINS THE COUNTY SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP PLUS THE BEST AGGREGATE TWO NET SCORES SHIELD WITH STEVE ATKINS
Club Vice Captain and Seniors' Captain John Taylor shot an impressive gross 73 to win the Derbyshire County Seniors' Championship which was held at Mickleover Golf Club on 16 July. He had 39 shots going out, but played the back nine to course par in a round that included 10 pars and birdies at holes 5 and 18.
He received the Cyril Ibbotson Trophy and won a £120 Golf Shop Voucher. He also paired up with Steve Atkins to win the Best Two Net Score Shield.
John will go on to represent Derbyshire in the National Senior County Champion of Champions Tournament at Woodhall Spa on 15-16 September, where he will play 36 holes over two days against all the other Senior County Champions In the country.