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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.

Senior Section

The Senior Section 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.

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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.

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Roll-Up, Medal and other events -  Tee Time Bookings

 Regular Tuesday and Thursday Block bookings have been agreed with the Centre for 5 tee times for groups of 4  (20 players) 8:30 to 9:10 am from 14 July.  If you would like to be included in the booking please ensure that you notify Terry of your intention to play at least three days prior to the day so that he can arrange a draw and the resulting tee times  can be promulgated in good time prior to the event. You can indicate your intention to play on a single event or however many events by contacting Terry via the button on the right or by email, phone or WhatsApp.  The tee time allocations  will be displayed on this panel on the right  and on the Folke Senior WhatsApp group. Please contact Terry ASAP in the event of any queries or comments or if you need to amend your requested entries.

Please take a photo of your card and send it to Derek Hinks ASAP after completion of the round.

(WhatsApp, or email: derekwhinks@aol.com)



The club, senior, and veterans summer knockouts are underway!

The Club, Seniors and Veterans summer knockout competitions have now started. To see the latest status for the three knockouts and the round completion dates click the icons below.


See the Results Page for the detailed scores.

THURSDAY MEDAL - 16 JULY

The July midweek medal competition took place on a cool overcast day day with a lively southern breeze. This turned out to be a closely fought match with only 4 points between the first six players. Top of the list was Kevin Ring with net 69 and Darren Marsh second with 71 on countback from Pete Nettley who also has 71 making the overall Order of Merit a three way tie for first place between Mark Maguire, Darren Priddle and Kevin Ring. See the results page  for all the detailed scores.

Senior Knockout

Status

Veteran Knockout Status

Club  Knockout

Status

Twenty Five of our finest turned out on a sunny but breezy August morning to compete in the Tiger Trophy competition. With 5 rounds remaining, the boys knew that a sterling effort would be required to lift the trophy out of the grasp of current leader Darren Priddle. When the scores were counted the clear winner on the day was Pete Nettley with 40 points - 2 points clear of Tony Smith, Mike Weston, and Darren all with 38 points in second, third and fourth place after countback. Congratulations to the winner and also to  Richard Robinson on his birthday! The detailed scores are shown on the Results Page.

Tiger Trophy  - 4 August

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Tee Time Allocations

(Late changes shown in Red)


Time

Best 5 of 8

Tues 11 Aug

Best 5 of 8

Thur 13 Aug

08:20


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08:30

Darren Priddle, Mike Weston, Sid Fox


08:40

Paul Fletcher, Doug Butler, Bob Taylor, Brian Dash


08:50

Jim Wyllie, Pete Nettley, Stuart Beardsley, Tony Smith


09:00

Derek Hinks, Bill Heybourne, Geoff Bannister, Ian Tinsley


09:10

Bob Jones, Grahame Knight, Richard Robinson, Roy Brace


09:20

Reg Whitelock, Peter Gibson, Mike Burt, Terry Cotton


Player

After Round 5 6 August

H/C

Mike Weston

170

24.2

Bill Heybourne

169

25.4

Mike Burt

168

28.5

Geoff Bannister

167

18.8

Terry Cotton

163

21.7

Jim Wyllie

161

23.7

Ian Tinsley

155

15.9

Roy Brace

153

23.3

Darren Priddle

147

23.9

Stuart Beardsley

133

22.3

Reg Whitelock

132

14.9

Tony Smith

131

13.2

Sid Fox

122

25.4

Bob Jones

114

27.4

Doug Butler

110

27.1

Robert Taylor

104

20.5

Dennis Compton-Dart

101

16.9

Richard Robinson

100

21.8

Mark Maguire

93

16.7

Kevin Ring

67

19.9

Grahame Knight

65

20.4

Pete Nettley

64

24.7

Mike Clark 

29

15.4

Peter Gibson

28

15.2

Paul Fletcher

27

25.2

Best 5 From 8


Leader Board


Round 4 - 30 July

The fifth round of the Best 5 from  8 competition on 6 August was won in style with 44 by Richard Robinson. In second place was Stuart Beardsley (40 points) and Grahame Knight (39) third.

The next round will be held on Tuesday 11 August and the tee time allocation are  shown in the Table below. For the detailed scores for each round see the Results Page


A Bottle of Wine will be awarded to the best total stableford score over 5 rounds during the next four weeks. (See current leader board  in the Table right and see the results page for all the details.)

Richard

Seniors 2020 Events

Notes:

  • Please arrive promptly and abide by the Centre covid-19 restrictions
  • For arrangements for senior event tee time allocations please see the panel on the main Senior page.

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August

Sun

9

Medal

8:00 am

Tues

11

Best 5 from 8

8:30 am

Wed

12

Meeting (TBC)

7:30 pm

Thur

13

Best 5 from 8

8:30 am'

Sun

16

International Pairs Qualifier

10:30 am

Tues

18

Seniors v Fosseway (Home)

Cancelled

Thurs

20

Thursday Medal

8:30 am

Sat

22

Club Captain's Day


Tues

25

Senior Captains Day

Cancelled

Thus

27

Seniors Triangular  

Cancelled


Thur

3

Roll-Up

See Panel


Sun

6

Club Championships



Tues

8




Thur

10

Seniors v Westbury (A)

11:00 am

September

Sun

13

Medal



Tues

15


10:30 am


Wed

16

 Meeting

7:30 pm


Thurs

17

Seniors v Christchurch (A)

12:00 pm


Tues

22

Club v Henstridge (H)

9:30 am


Thur

24

Medal

See Panel


Fri

25

Weekend Away



Sat

26

Weekend Away



Sun

27

Weekend Away



Tues

28



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