Sponsors Day – Festival of Golf 2018

A fantastic week of golf culminated with our Sponsors Day last Friday afternoon. In a tight competition our winners were HE Simm, on 88 points, with the team comprising of Ian Bruce, Greg Simm, Alan Smith and Chris Evans. The full results are as follows:

  • Winners: HE SIMM 88 points  team players Ian Bruce, Greg Simm, Alan Smith and Chris Evans
  • 2nd Team: MJK Capital/Vendcare 87 points team players Mick King, John Locke, Guy Garton and Karl McKinney
  • 3rd Team: Windsor’s 86 points team players Caldy GC Captain John Crosby, Mr Ex. Dave Crinson, Matt and David Tuomey
  • Nearest the Pin 8th hole: Jim McGrath
  • Nearest the Pin on 17th: George Falk

15 players hit the green on the 10th, the Captain / Lady Captains’ charity hole, raising £920 for the UTS Foundation and Maggie’s Clatterbridge.

Message from the Captain, John Crosby

Thank you from the Captain of Caldy GC to all visitors at the to the 19th Festival of Golf week and the final day for Sponsors and also to the many Caldy Golf Club volunteers who gave up their time from Sunday 5th August  through to Friday 10th August to support the rota to ensure all Visitors were given a first class Caldy welcome; Carl Crocher and his hardworking green staff who have ensured the golf course was presented in great condition despite over 772 players using it this week; Pro Alan Gibbons and Josh Dixon for their support on Registration; Mark Kershaw and all his staff at Pickled Walnut for their provision of great quality food served with a smile, Caldy GC’s our very own “Catering with Character”; Club Secretary Gail and Golf Coordinator Matt for their early morning starts and late finishes each day this week and for their overall patience and support of the administration of the event. Caldy GC wish Matt our very best wishes as he moves on after today to pursue a career with Club V1; thanks also to Chris at Katalyst Creative our website designer who has also been busy on Social Media for us this week, working with Matt and Nigel McIntyre to ensure we have provided the best updates as events have unfolded.

Final thanks to the Sponsors who make the week possible each year, with this years event being supported by a record 23 number. Special mention to Windsor’s as main sponsors in their 10th year and Bill Collier for supplying an endless supply of Wirral’s best ice cream from Nicholls of Parkgate which was free to all players as they finished the 11th green.

Photos from Sponsors Day