Fine dry weather marked the final weekend of the Winter League at South Pembrokeshire Golf Club, with solid Saturday performances from Chris Veale and Rob Hayward, scoring 38 points, Chris taking first place on countback. Keith Thompson was third on 37 points, pipping Peter Johnson and Eddie Harrison, who carded the same score.
Sunday’s competition saw Stephen Vale (37 pts) in first place, followed by Matthew Smith Wrench and Charles Stevens.
The overall results for the three categories, and the eclectic will be presented after the Winter Innings 18 -hole competition tomorrow (Saturday).
The club will be screening all three Six Nations matches, with a meal and two pints for just £10, and the Winter League prize winners will be announced at half-time in the France v Wales match.
first place in Ping Mixed Qualifier
Sunday’s qualifying competition was won by club captain Simon Bourne and Ladies vice-captain Jayne Lewis with a score of 34 points. Second were vice-captain Paul Grimwood and Lynne Rees (33), with Chris Veale and Ros Williams taking third place on 30 points.
The three pairs will go forward to represent the club in the national competition, and Keith Rees and Mary Lewis will be reserves.
More ‘social’ golf competitions are planned during the year, so members should keep an eye on the notice boards.
This year will be another busy time at South Pembs. Golf Club, including hosting the Dyfed Golf Union Junior Order of Merit competition on Friday, July 28, Open Week starting on Saturday, June 24, and Captains Weekend on July 8 and 9.
The club is also taking on another greenstaff member and extra machinery to ensure that the plans for a Friendly Course are delivered.
New membership offers are available, and with no joining fee, our rates are probably the best value in the county.
Contact the clubhouse on 01646 621453 or check out our brand new website www.southpembsgc.co.uk which will have regular news updates, and links to our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds.
The website includes spectacular new photos which have been provided by Stefan Ashby.