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Senior Events

Click the calendar thumbnail to see  the   schedule of Senior Events over the next few months

Committee Meetings

The committee meeting take place every month and the notes from the meetings are summarised on the Committee web page and the minutes are posted on the Notice Board.  All club members are encouraged to attend and participate in the meetings. See the calendar for the dates of the scheduled meetings which are held at Folke Golf Centre.

Thursday Medal

After being delayed due to the weather, the 2020 Thursday Medal competition commenced on 30th January. Mark Maguire continued his winning form with a net 68 closely followed by Ian Tinsley and Reg Whitelock after countback in second and third place with net 69. The detailed results are on the Results Page. Note: The February Medal was abandoned due to weather.

Senior Section

The 2020 Senior Section Captain is George Taylor and Senior Vice Captain is Terry Cotton.  The seniors meet every Tuesday and Thursday morning and have a comprehensive series of  home and away friendly matches with many of the local clubs.  Click on the Calendar Icon below for information on forthcoming events.

After a another weekend of rain and  wind Tuesday morning dawned bright and breezy with hardly a cloud in sight, The chilly wind was quite a challenge but, once again, not for Darren Priddle who claimed his second successive Tiger Trophy victory with a clear 5 point margin.


Geoff Bannister was second (after countback)  with 40 points and Stuart Beardsley was third.

Tiger Trophy - 3 March

The Tiger Trophy is sponsored by Stalbridge Linen.

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 Knockout Competitions


The Club and Senior Winter Knockout are at the final stage and the status  can be seen by clicking on the links below. The Summer club and Senior knockouts will commence once the draws have taken place at the April committee meeting. The Entry Sheets are on the board.


Note that this year there will be a Weekday Vintage Knockout for Seniors aged 70 or over to cater for senior players that find it difficult to play at weekends.

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    Next County Card Competition

The February match was cancelled due to the weather so the next CCT will be held on Tuesday 31 March AT Orchardleigh Golf Course. There are  5 tee slots (15 places) reserved commencing at 11:00 am so please arrive by 10:15 am. The cost is £24 + £3 prize money and includes coffee and bacon roll on arrival.  The Entry Sheet will be on the Notice Board on 28th Feb. Note: A £5 deposit is required by 14 March to reserve your place. This  event will be a great dress rehearsal for the Day Away on Friday 26 June.

See the Results Page for the detailed scores.


Tel: 01963 23978

Return to Play


The seniors can return to play in accordance with the current corona virus rules and regulations  from Tuesday 19 May. The following rules apply:


Tee Time Bookings/9 Hole Stableford:

There are no block booking. It is suggested that  players form groups of four to play on Tuesday and Thursday mornings and book their tee time direct with the Centre. . The first nine holes on Tuesday will form an informal stableford. Please email your score to Geoff Bannister ASAP after the Tuesday event and the scores will be displayed on this page.  




Most of the  photos below  were taken at the first senior  rounds on Tuesday 19 May.

Photocredits - Webmaster and Gareth Lewis

Seniors 2020 Events

Notes:

  • Please arrive promptly - Cards will be drawn 15 minutes prior to the first tee-off.  

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March

Tues

17

  v Kingweston (Home)

Won 5:2

March

Tues

24

 vi Fosseway (Away)

Postponed

April

Tues

7

 v Sturminster Marshall (Home)

Postponed

April

Tues

14

 v Wincanton (Away)

Postponed

April

Tues

28

 v Christchurch (Home)

Postponed

May

Tues

12

 v Charminster (Away)

Postponed

May

Tues

12

 v Charminster (Away)

Postponed

May

Tues

19

 Club v Henstridge

Postponed






May

Tues

26

 v Westbury (Home)

10:00 am


Thur

28




Tues

2

Seniors v Wincanton (Home)

9:30 am


Thur

4




Tues

9

Tiger Trophy

8:30 am


Thur

11




Sun

14

Medal / DCGU Qualifier

8:00 am

June

Tues

16

Seniors v Sturminster Marshall (Away)

9:30 am


Wed

17

Meeting

7:30 pm


Thurs

18

Seniors v Kingweston  (Away)

9:30 am


Fri

19

Partners Evening



Tues

23

Seniors v Parley Court (Home)

9:30 am


Thurs

25

Midweek Medal



Fri

26

Day Away @ Orchardleigh



Tues

30




Thurs

2




Tues

7

Tiger Trophy

8:30 am


Thurs

9

Seniors v Cannington (Home)

10:00 am


Sun

12

Medal

8:30 am


Tues

14

Seniors v Charminster (Home)

9:30 am

July

Wed

15

Meeting

7:30 pm


Thurs

16

Thursday Medal

08:30:00


Tues

21

Seniors v Cannington  (Away)

10:00 am


Thurs

23

Breakfast Stableford (£5)

8:30 am


Sat

25

Captains Day



Tues

28




Thurs

30



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