GOLF: Rugby Golf Club

Captain Martin Weaver with Linda Long and Simon Daysh
Captain Martin Weaver with Linda Long and Simon Daysh

Simon and Linda going for hat-trick of Mixed Opens

Rugby Golf Club held its Mixed Open last Sunday.

Despite the forecast for rain and the heavy showers the night before, the weather held with 50 pairs signed up to play in this greensomestableford competition.

Almost 50% of the players were visitors with some new to the course, it was a busy day and the greens were in great condition for this annual event.

There were nearest the pin prizes for members and visitors plus vouchers for best back and best front nine for those mixed pairs outside the main prizes.

However, the 1st prize went to Simon Daysh and Linda Long from Rugby with a magnificent score of 45 points, with John and Hilary Bradley, also from Rugby coming in 2nd place with 42 points.

In 3rd place were Glenn and Lorraine Miller from Ullesthorpe, also with 42 points, with visitors picking up prizes in 4th and 5th place.

Simon and Linda won this competition last year as well so could be looking to make it a hat-trick in 2014!