20+ golfers had a great time this last weekend at the Golf de l’Ailette. The Kiwi Cup was won by John Greenwood with 36 points. The Ladies’ competition was won by Jeanne Delacroix with 36 points, guest Caroline Icart again won the Dean Trophy for best Gross score.
Oct 13th – President’s Cup & Putting Competition: Please let Claude know if you would like to participate; Oct 26th – Golf dinner & Prizegiving: Please let Sue know if you would like to come.
2019: 26/28th April – Spring Golf Weekend (venue to be confirmed); 20th/22nd – Autumn Golf Weekend (venue to be confirmed) or possibly the following weekend.
2019 Spring Cup - Sat 18th May; Autumn Vase - Saturday, 14th September
The Autumn Vase, which was held much earlier in the season than usual, was blessed with lovely weather and some good scoring.
Overall Autumn Vase Winner (best Net Stableford Score): Gorka Mason (11 years old!)
Best SAC score: Alex Murphy
The 2018 Summer eclectic (Gross & Nett) starts this1st July. Usual rules: 6 cards before 31st August; play from 'usual' tees; card MUST be entered ON THE DAY you played; with gross score and handicap/index of the day, The entrance fee is € 5.
Woo hoo! After (too many) years of drought, our valorous SAC team finally brought home the Centenary Cup by one match!
Our 2018 Autumn Golf Weekend will take place from Friday 21st September to Sunday 23rd September at the Golf de l’Ailette in Cerny-en-Laonnois, 135 km. north-east of Paris (near Laon): see their website: golfdelailette.fr, (or in French) an interesting and pretty course, around the Lac de l’Ailette. Urgent - need confirmation to Claude by the end of March!
Under 5s may be assisted in their stance without penalty (Rule 14.;2, amended).