Senior Men's Team Open

The 2017 Senior Men's Team Open took place today, Wednesday 26th April. The format was team of four, 90% handicap allowance with 2 scores to count on holes 1-6, 3 scores on holes 7-12, all 4 scores on holes 13-18.

Results as follows:

1st     Graham Jackson (15), David Saunders (23), Graham Parker (23), Nick Hall (19)

         (Builth Wells)                     107 points                                                                       £140

2nd    Bob Wynn (15), Mark Williams (15), Mick Williams (22), Morgan Evans (14)

          (Builth, Herefordshire, Burghill, Llandrindod)           106 points          £100

3rd     Roger Slade (19), Jeff Davies (13), A. Beard (6), R. Lloyd (6)

           (Pontnewydd)                   105 points                                                                      £80

4th    Steve Newell (20), Trevor Adams (17), Les Jakeman (15), Ray James (16)

            (Builth Wells)                   105 points                                                                        £60

Nearest The Pin 5th Hole: Colin Bunyan (Pontardawe)                                     £10

2's Sweep winners: Jeff Davies (Pontnewydd); A. Beard (Pontnewydd); Trevor Adams (Builth Wells); Morgan Evans (Llandrindod Wells); D. Jones (Leominster); Gwynfor Evans (Builth Wells); Trevor Price (Builth Wells); Graham Jackson (Builth Wells)

Prize winners will receive their vouchers in the post unless home club members.

Thank you to all those that took part today.

Club Captain's Swansong

Saturday 25th March saw Club Captain's, Sherrie Edwards & Chris Offa host their 'Swansong' competition. Sherrie & Chris have had a phenomenal year of Captaincy especially on the fund raising front. The 3 chosen charities for the year were Motor Neurone Disease Association, Wales Air Ambulance & Midlands Air Ambulance with a whopping £5234 being raised & split between the 3 of them. Sherrie & Chris will hand over the Captaincy to Enid Evans & Tom Davies, good luck to both Enid & Tom for the forthcoming year.

2016 Club Captain's, Chris Offa & Sherrie Edwards proudly displaying their Captain's Charities fundraising efforts.

2016 Club Captain's, Chris Offa & Sherrie Edwards proudly displaying their Captain's Charities fundraising efforts.

Saturday's competition was a team of four with 2 scores to count on par 4's & par 5's, 3 scores to count on par 3's. Results as follows:

Men:

1st  Gareth Pearson, Peter Scott, Andrew Jones, Andrew Evans               101 points

2nd Carl Lloyd, Jack Hammond, Paul Parry, John Parker                                    98 points

3rd  Simon Edwards, Thomas Edwards, Aaron Evans, Tom Offa                     97 points

Ladies:

1st  Sherrie Edwards, Lindsay Jones, Lisa Hughes, Hayley Price                  75 points

Mixed:

1st  Enid Evans, Gwynfor Evans, Nigel Davies, Trevor Price                              82 points

Builth Wells Golf Club 72 Club

The MARCH 72 Club draw has taken place, the lucky winners are shown below:

   1st               GERAINT MILLS                                        £100

   2nd              TRICIA DAVIES                                          £80

   3rd               KATIE DAVIES                                            £60

   4th               KEVIN PRITCHARD                                £40

   5th               MICK M ILLS                                                £20

Anyone wishing to join the 72 Club please ask in the Pro Shop or Secretary's Office. The cost is £24.00 per year with 4 draws paying out a total of £1,200 plus in prize money.

Builth Wells Golf Club 72 Club

The November 72 Club draw has taken place, the lucky winners are shown below:

   1st                Ashwynne Jones                                £100

   2nd              Roger Cumberland                            £80

   3rd               Mick Mills                                                 £60

   4th               Merriel Tonkin                                       £40

   5th               Kim Allen                                                  £20

Anyone wishing to join the 72 Club please ask in the Pro Shop or Secretary's Office. The cost is £24.00 per year with 4 draws paying out a total of £1,200 plus in prize money.

Memorial Team Open Competition

The Memorial Team Open Competition was played on Sunday 2nd October 2016. The competition is played in memory of those members that have sadly passed away.

Home club members led the way in the 2016 event; John Parker, Roy Samuel & Guy Walker shooting a winning score of 87 points.

Men's Section

1st     John Parker, Roy Samuel, Guy Walker               (Builth Wells)          87 points

2nd   Carl Lloyd, Gareth Davies, Deian Powell          (Builth Wells)          86 points

3rd    A. Smith, J. Morris, M. Gardner                              (Cradoc)                    84 points

4th    Chris Offa, Tom Davies, Tom Mills                       (Builth Wells)          83 points

5th    Peter Scott, Paul Parry, Steve Parry                    (Builth Wells)          82 points

Ladies section

1st     Lisa Hughes, Hayley Price, Lindsay Jones        (Builth Wells)          76 points

Open Weekend - Individual Stableford

The final day of the 2016 Builth Wells Golf Club Open Weekend saw the playing of the Heart of Wales Trophy, individual stableford, full handicap.

The 2016 winner was home Club member Don Harris with a fine score of 43 points. Don pipped local lady member Hayley Price on the back nine, Hayley also scoring a tremendous 43 points. Full results:

Heart of Wales Trophy winner - Don Harris (12)        43 points

Men's section

1st     Roger Gant (11)     Builth Wells         39 points

2nd   Ciaran Price (28)   Builth Wells        39 points

3rd    Tom Price (15)       Builth Wells           38 points

4th    Rhys Davies (19)    Builth Wells      38 points

5th    Jon Samuel (6)      Builth Wells       38 points

6th    John Parker (8)      Builth Wells       38 points

Ladies section

1st     Hayley Price (18)    Builth Wells         43 points

2nd   Tina Kinsey (20)     Hurlston Hall       34 points

3rd    Enid Evans (22)      Builth Wells         33 points

Nearest the Pin 5th Hole - Men - Mike Randall (Atherstone)

Nearest the Pin 5th Hole - Ladies - Chris Hughes (Builth Wells)

Ladies: Par 70; SSS 70; CSS 71 (Members & Visitors)

Men:     Par 66; SSS 66; CSS 65 (Members); 69 (Visitors)

From left: Roger Gant, Chris Offa (Club Captain), Don Harris, Sherrie Edwards (Lady Captain), Hayley Price

From left: Roger Gant, Chris Offa (Club Captain), Don Harris, Sherrie Edwards (Lady Captain), Hayley Price