For some, today marks the official end of the Winter season, but for many in the Northern Hemisphere it will be several weeks before the snow melts and they will be able to welcome players back on to their courses. Even those courses which can normally be played all-year round are struggling to cope with the impact of record-breaking rainfall and ‘one-in-a-hundred-year’ storms.
Today, with acknowledgements to Magic Hour Media, we bring you a foretaste of Spring.
Mark Pitcher of Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club claimed the 2018 Foremost Assistant Professionals’ Championship in dramatic fashion at The Oxfordshire, prevailing in a 100-yard sudden-death shootout to claim the title.
On Saturday (14th July) forty-two club golfers competed in the second playing of The R&A's 9 Hole Championship Final at Carnoustie. The Final was contested over the first four and last five holes of the Championship Course at the famous Angus links before The 147th Open.