Men's Latest News
The President's Trophy
Congratulations to Tony Inman who won The Presidents trophy on Sunday 8th September. Tony was playing Wayne Lowe in a good spirited and well contested final. Well done to both players on reaching the final of one of the clubs prestigious trophies.
A busy August at Retford Golf Club
Retford hosted a home Mixed Friendly against Gainsborough on Sunday 4th August the Gainsborough team included a player 92 years of age, what an insipration to all golfers. Retford managed to clinch the win.Our last mixed match is against Stanton on the Wolds, Sunday 15th September away at Stanton.
Retford played there last league match on Saturday afternoon at Wollaton, needing a win to gain promotion. Unfortunately they were beaten, which meant Wollaton were promoted. Young Ben Marro, gaining his second scratch team cap, after his win on Monday night at Oakmere.
The scratch league player of the year is Lewis Hunt winning 6 from 7 matches, congratulations to him. We have a strong team, with a good spirit, so many thanks to the players, who have played to their best in every match, Chris Naylor, Chay Rafferty,Pete Wheatcroft, Tony Inman, Ian Hardman, David Hough, Lewis Hunt, Ben Marro and George Cordall.
Inter club update
Retford men played Wollaton at Coxmoor August 16th, in the Mens Interclub foursomes Semi Final, winning 3 up, the team was Tony Inman and Lewis Hunt, George Cordall and Louey Palmer Chay Rafferty. This is consecutive years we have made the final. We won at The Nottinghamshire last year beating Stanton on the Wolds. The final is to be played at Beeston Fields on Sunday 15th September, a 36 hole competition. The team pairs will be, Tony Inman,Chay Rafferty and up and coming junior players, George Cordall and Louey Palmer.
The latest STRI Report can be found by clicking here.
This is an advisory report to provide a review of the golf course, incorporating the STRI Programme.