To mark the start of The Ryder Cup today we held a special Gents 4BBB Open Competition at Whitefield Golf Club. What started out being a perfect autumn day quickly turned and by early afternoon the showers had set in making scoring extremely difficult.

image2 golfThe conditions were ideal for scoring early on with receptive greens and very little wind to contend with but as the day went on a low score became much more elusive. Several pairs took advantage of the conditions earlier on and some impressive scores were recorded.

1st place 45 points Ray Standring – Hindley Hall & Ray Twist – Mytton Fold win a dozen Titleist ProV1’s & FJ CabrettaSof glove each

2nd place 43 points Gary Garner – Haigh Hall & Jordan Garner – Worsley Marriott win a dozen Titleist TruSoft & FJ Weathersof glove each

3rd place 42 points J.Stapleton & B. Woodhead win a dozen Titleist Velocity balls each

Nearest the pin on the 3rd hole was won by Kieth Bradshaw from Bury Golf Club who wins a dozen Titleist TruSoft balls

Longest drive on the 15th hole was won by Lee Murphy from Brookdale Golf Club who wins a dozen Titleist TruSoft balls

There were 8 – 2’s recorded who all win 6 Titleist ProV1’s each

Congratulations to all the prize winners and thank you to everyone who took part in todays event. The next event at Whitefield Golf Club is our Autumn 4 man team event which is being played on Friday 14th October. We have tee times available both morning and afternoon, entry fee is £60 per team. If you would like to play please email or call the pro shop on 0161 351 2709.