Men’s Section

The information on this page is mainly for the interest of the Men’s section members.

 

The Mens’ section of the club is served by a committee led by the Club Captain. The committee members are:

 

Mr Phil Winton Club Captain & Chairman
Mr Mike Savage Vice Club Captain & Vice Chairman
Mr Geoff Hunt Secretary
Mr Martin Drennan Treasurer
Mr Peter Marshall Match Secretary
Mr Ian Thacker Committee Member
Mr Gary Edwardes Committee Member
Mr Andrew Harrison Committee Member

Men’s section competitions are held every Sunday and the entry sheets are on the noticeboard by the exit door to the Golf Reception. If you have any questions relating to golfing matters affecting the male playing membership then please seek out the Captain or one of the committee who will be happy to discuss your concerns, or “suggestions” and take them forward.

Club Trophies
Trophy Format Detail When
ATHERTON CUP Flag Greensomes Long &  short handicap drawn March
CARNIVAL CUP Stableford Open – Men, Ladies & Juniors. Max. H’cap – Men 28 Ladies36 July or Early August
CASTREE CUP Flag Foursomes Mixed – Ladies invitation July
CHORLEY CUP Captains Decision June
CHRISTINE CLAY CUP Foursomes Drawn Partners Early May
DAVE  STREETER MEMORIAL TROPHY Medal Linked to Monthly Medal March or April
CHARLES MILES TROPHY Texas Scramble Dawn Patrol – 3 Man Teams – Shotgun Start 06.00 hrs August
DIRECTORS CUP Medal 36 hole. Two rounds to be nominated in advance Easter weekend
ECLECTIC Medal Jan – Sept Medals January – September
FAMOUS GROUSE TROPHY Medal Lowest nett score. Linked to Monthly Medal August
FORD BOWL Medal Linked to Monthly Medal July
FOYLE CUP Foursomes Matchplay Max. H’cap 18 (Summer)
FRASER MERCER CUP Medal 36 hole Scratch. Min. H’cap 14. Same day as Scratch Cup & Sanctuary Cup Entrants excluded from Scratch Cup August
GEORGE HOUGHTON TROPHY Longest Drive Linked to Monthly Medal August
GOOD CUP Foursomes Stableford. Husbands & Wives or drawn partners for others August
CENTENARY CUP Medal Best four net scores from April – September monthly medals April – September
KENWAY CUP Foursomes Evening League Summer
RNLI MEDAL (Spring) Medal Medal April
RNLI MEDAL (Autumn) Medal Medal September
MARIE CURIE Stableford Stableford April
MASON SHIELD Four Ball Better Ball Matchplay (Winter) Winter
MATTHEWS CUP Four Ball Better Ball Stableford May
NEW LIFE TROPHY Stableford Hardy A vs Hardy B vs Dorset League March
NUMATIC TROPHY Four Ball Better Ball Matchplay (Summer) Summer
PRESIDENTS CUP Singles Matchplay Max. H’cap 18 (Summer) Summer
REDIFFUSION TROPHY (Winter) Three Ball Better Ball Medal 3/4 H’cap February
REDIFFUSION TROPHY (Autumn) Three Ball Better Ball Medal 3/4 H’cap October
RYDER SHIELD Matchplay Club v Monday Cluba.m. Foursomes & p.m. Singles September
PAST CAPTAINS BOWL Singles 16 hole Stableford June
NATIONAL PRO-AM Medal Medal March
PETE RIDLER CUP Medal 36 hole Nett – Any H’cap August
SANCTUARY CUP Bogey 18 hole Min. H’cap 18 -Same day as Scratch Cup & Fraser Mercer Cup August
SCRATCH CUP Medal 36 hole ScratchSame day as Fraser Mercer Cup & Sanctuary Cup August –
ALLISS MERLOT Medal Linked to Monthly Medal May or June
TONY PALMER SALVER Greensomes Stableford. Max. H’cap 24 June
VETERANS CUP Singles Matchplay Over 60’s (Summer) Summer
WEST DORSET TROPHY Singles Matchplay Max. H’cap 13 (Summer) Summer
WEEKES ROSEBOWL Singles Matchplay Min. H’cap 14 (Summer) Summer
FOYLE CUP Foursomes Matchplay Max. H’cap 18 (Summer) Summer
NUMATIC CUP Four Ball Better Ball Matchplay (Summer) Summer
TURKEY TROT November
WALKER CUP Flag Foursomes Drawn Partners – High & Low Handicaps October
WHITE JUG Four Ball Better Ball Stableford September
HIX TROPHY Stableford Monday Club competitionNormally after Captain’s drive-in December
DAILY MAIL FOURSOMES Foursomes Medal – Shotgun start December – linked to Club Xmas Draw