GOLF: Long-time member wins Captain’s Day

Captain's Day winner John Wilson and captain Chris Moran
Captain's Day winner John Wilson and captain Chris Moran

Rugby Golf Club

Captain Chris Moran held his Captain’s Day for members of Rugby Golf Club last Saturday. The Clifton Road course is in fantastic condition and the day was attended by 136 members from all sections of the club.

Chris would like to thank all the player whom attended the day and thank sponsors Great Central Midland Vauxhall – Rugby. The car dealer sponsored a ‘Hole in One’ to win a car! and other incentives.

The match was won by John Wilson, John has been a member of the club for over 25 years. John plays off a 6 handicap and won the Stableford competition with 39 points on countback from runners-up Ben Hinson and Chris James. Also placed was Jack Malone, Ashley Moss and Simon Daysh.

John is a key member of the golf club who runs the very successful award-winning junior section based at the club. The juniors attend practice every Wednesday from 6pm, new starters very welcome to attend.

2016 will be the Club’s 125th Anniversary. A large number of activities will be held at the club for both members and non-members.