CORNWALL, DEVON, DORSET, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, SOMERSET, WILTSHIRE
SOUTH WEST REGION
WELCOME TO THE SOUTH WEST (SW) REGION
FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS GOLF
We hold a number of events in SW region each year and details can be found on the Calendar page. Each of the 6 counties named above has a SW representative and together
they form the SW committee, details of which can be found in the Menu on the left.
SW LADIES/GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP (36 holes) 24TH JULY 2016 atLaunceston GC. Drizzle and overcast conditions prevailed for the 43 players from 32 clubs from the S.West who took part in the Championship at Launceston.
Kyra Horlock from Broadstone won the Katherine Cairns Bowl for the best 36 holes gross (147 c/b) She also won the last time it was staged in Cornwall in 2010 at China Fleet when it was a match play event. She also helped Dorset win the County Shield.
Bella White from Lansdown also had a good day winning the U18 36 hole gross, Champions cup (147), Fraser Evans Bowl for the best net score over 36 holes plus various other trophies in her age group.
AUSTRALIAN SPOONS SW REGIONAL FINAL
The South West Australian Spoons Regional Final took place at Thornbury Golf Club on Tuesday 19th July. On the hottest day of the year to date (35C!) 44 pairs took part from all counties in the South West. (All competitors had wontheir club event to be at the regional final played between April & June).Thanks must go to Thornbury GC, staff and members for a very successful day and looking after all the players in the hot conditions.
Congratulations to the winners, Michelle Underwood and Tara Welland from Fingle Glen GC who will now go forward to the England Golf National Final to be held in September at Waterlooville GC. Full results here
1st: Michelle Underwood & Tara Welland Fingle Glen GC 35 pts
2nd: Cherry James & Frances Harbron Okehampton GC 35 pts
3rd: Carol Hughes & Sue Williams The Kendleshire GC 34 pts
4th: Janette Jones & Betty Marney Oake Manor GC 33 pts
Today's results showed what a great game golf is for all ages with Tara in the winning pair turning 16 today and Mrs Betty Marney in the 4th winning pair in her 80th year!
SW INTER-COUNTY MATCHWEEK 2016 reults and daily reports can be found here
BUCHANAN CUP was played for at the Wilshire GC. For results go to this link
Entry Form for SW Foursomes on 6th October at Broadstones here
Entry Form for SW Bowmaker 29th September at East Devon download here
NEW SW REGION FLAG
which will be flown at all SW events during the year.