BCGS News

2013 Season Meeting

The following decisions were made at the pre-season meeting, held on Monday 15th April 2013:

Vice-Captain

Tony Thorpe was voted in as this year’s Vice-Captain.

Monday nights

Martin will book the Yellow course at Farleigh, with tee-off times as 5:15 pm – 5:35 pm. We will play every Monday night (except Bank Holidays) from 22nd April until 30th September 2013.

Fees

Fees will remain the same as last year: £35 for full members; £20 for away day membership.

Doubles Cup

This year’s Doubles Cup will be held at Wellshurst Golf  & Country Club on 15th May 2013. The cost for 27 holes, coffee and bacon rolls, a light lunch and prizes will be £40.

Please let me know if you can make this event. Guests are more than welcome. Martin will be collecting £10 deposits on Monday nights.

Nepotism Cup

This year’s Nepotism Cup will be a 27 hole match-play event against the Nicaid Golf Society on 12 June at Farleigh. The cost for 27 holes, coffee and bacon rolls, a light lunch, evening meal and prizes will be £60.50. This promises to be a good event as Nicaid is a large golf societyand has promised to send a team of 12 -18 players.

As such, we are looking for a good turnout of both full and away day members – and any guests – for this one.

Please let Martin know if you can make this event. He will be collecting £10 deposits on Monday nights.

Captains Day & 3 Club Day

Both events will be played in July 2013. Dates and venues to be confirmed.

Frank Single Trophy

This year’s end of year trophy will be held on 6th & 7th October 2013. We are looking for a venue between 1½ & 3 hours’ drive from Croydon. If anyone has any ideas, please let Marting know.

Frank Single Cup 2012 – room list

There are 12 of us going. The room list is

 

Tony / Jason

Paul K / Martin

Pete / Mike C

Greg / Steve

Ian / Paul P

Terry / Mike W

 

New handicaps for 2013

The new handicaps for next season have been worked out. They are effective from the Frank Single Cup and the details are as follows:

  • Pete Garry – 9
  • Ian Keeler – 5
  • Bill Saunders – 9
  • Paul Phillips – 17
  • Paul Kerr – 18
  • Dave Bruce – 24
  • Tony Thorpe – 21
  • Mike Chilcott  - 26
  • Martin Thorpe – 12
  • Steve Martin – 18
  • Terry White  - 19
  • Mike Wood – 28
  • Stuart Courtenay – 26
  • Greg Wood  - 15
  • Garnet Lewis – 14

The season is underway

We had our usual pre-season meeting last Monday (16th April) and made a number of decisions for this year:

- Mike Wood has been voted to be this year’s Vice Captain, so will be next year’s Captain
- The Captain for this year is Steve Martin
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Start of the 2012 season

It’s nearly April, and the new BCGS golfing season is almost upon us.

The season will start on Monday 16th April 2012. Please meet at 5 o’clock at the first tee, as usual.

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