WINTER PACKAGE 2014-2015 (From 1st November 2014)
Round of golf (including a driving range token) plus coffee and bacon roll on arrival - £25 (£30 weekend) per person.
Look out for posters within the clubhouse with details
Teams celebration Saturday 11th October 2014
Autumn Ball Friday 24th October 2014
Special Theme Night Friday 14th November 2014
Thrift Club Payout Friday 5th December 2014
New Year's Eve Party Wednesday 31st December 2014
CHARITY WEEK 2014
Weymouth Golf Club completed its 25th Charity Week with visitors attending from as far afield as Cornwall, Gloucester and Sussex.
The course was in magnificent condition and the hospitality in the clubhouse made the week a great success.
The largest Pro-Am in the south west and the rest of the week's events raised funds specifically for local charities, worthy causes and individuals in both the Weymouth and Portland areas.
Charity Committee Chairman Bob Mico thanked both the sponsors and competitors for their continued support, which has enabled more than £200,000 to be donated over the 25 years.
Pro-Am Winning team of James Ruth (pro), M Mason, P Dagger and A Rose with Club Captain Steve King
Seniors Open Winning team of P Framton, R Gell and C Walker with Seniors Captain Derek Baker
Ladies Charity Scramble Winning team of S Bruce, P Henderson, S Durell and V Stott with Ladies Captain Pat Ray
The sixth annual pink day cancer charity fund raiser took place on Saturday 13th September 2014
raising in excess of £6,000 bring the total funds raised to date past the magical £50,000 mark.
Details of the day will be available shortly but in the meantime the results are as follows and photos are available in the members gallery in the members area.
Pink Day Competition Winners
1st - J Sinclair, A Moore, B.Gardener ,K Hampson 110 back 9
Winning a Bottle of Pink CAVA, Tube of Pink Smarties & a Sleeve of balls each
2nd- D.Clark,C Baldaro, G.King , A.Smith 110
Winning a Bottle of Pink J P Chenet & a tube of Pink Smarties each
3rd -G.Cuff, M Humphires, J Gondelle ,L Harris 109
Winning A Bottle of Pink Kir Royal & tube of Pink Smarties each
4th - P Dagger, R Bennett,M Mason, R, Williams 108 back 9
Winning Ringwood Beer & an Umbrella each
5th- S Bill, J Lake, M Hawkins, Mandy Hawkins 108 back 3
Winning a Bottle of Franschioek & a Mug
NEAREST THE PINS PRIZES
5th Tom Blowers 2Bottles of wine hole sponsored by BlueBird Coaches
8th Andy Turrell Bottle of Bells Whiskey hole sponsored by Gary Borthwick
10th Mike Robson Bottle of Whiskey hole sponsored by Dorset Trimmings
15th Jon Lake Picnic Basket with wine hole sponsored by Lynch Lane Offices
Nearest the pin 18th Bottle Gin
Mark Rankin & George Carter both holed out.
Both donated their prize back into the fund THANK YOU.
TWO’S Each receive 9 Golf Balls each
Mike Robson Martin Short Graham Vile
Clinton Haigh Pete Turrell Andy Turell
Dave Picton Rodney Bennett Paul Dagger
A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL SPONSORS AND PARTICIPATORS
Club Championships 2014
Congratulations to Tom Robson, Club Champion and winner of the Basso Trophy, Billy Hathway Handicap Champion and winner of the Drake Trophy, Luke Madison, Junior Champion and winner of the Squire Cup and Captain Steve King winner of the Secretary's Putter.
Congratulations to Mick and Maria Woodham who won the Mixed Open at Lyme Regis
A presentation was made to Mrs Isobel Hussey in anticipation of her 90th Birthday at the Ladies Captain's Day. Isobel was presented with a bouquet of flowers and a cake from the Ladies Section and a bottle of Champers from the members. Congratulations Isobel.
Sam Trott Winner of the Wee Wonders Competition. He will now represent the club in the finals at the home of golf, St Andrews
Dorset County Stroke Play Championship 2014
Congratulations to John Blanks who, on 17th August 2014 at Lyme Regis, won the Dorset County Stroke Play Championship.
John won the 36 hole event with a four under par gross score of 138 followed closely by Tom Robson who came second with a gross score of 139.
Infact Weymouth Golf club had seven players in the top forty.
1st John Blanks
2nd Tom Robson
19th Robbie Mabb
21st Shaun Dimmick
32nd Andrew Robson
36th Bradley Davis
40th Mark Rankin
Well done to you all.
Dorset County Golf Championships 2014
Congratulations to Tom Robson. He is the Dorset County Amateur Champion for 2014. Weymouth GC also retained the Team Cup.
Tom Robson is the first Weymouth player to be crowned County Champion and the first County player to win the qualifier followed by the match play in over a hundred years.
The County Championships were held at Broadstone Golf Club 23rd to 25th May 2014.
Our club had 10 players entered in the Championships and 6 of them qualified in the top 16 to go forward for the matchplay phase of the Competition. We also retained the Dorset County Golf Union Team Cup. Weymouth A team of Robbie Mabb, Tom Robson and Jon Welsh coming first with a total of 141. The Weymouth B Team of John Blanks, Pete Corrick and Andrew Robson came third with a total of 150.
The Semi-Finals featured 3 Weymouth players and the final was between Tom Robson and John Blanks with Tom Robson winning it. Tom also won the Garrett Trophy in the Friday Medal Competition. A very rare achievement by all accounts.Congratilations Tom.
We had 5 players from Weymouth Golf Club included in the Dorset County Team at South West week (six counties).
Tom Robson successfully retained the County order of merit with Jon Blanks taking second place.
Tom Robson also followed in his brother's footsteps and won the Donald Holmes Trophy which was a combined 72 hole score (36 hole County Championship and 36 hole stroke play)by 4 shots from John Blanks who came second.
We should all be tremendously proud of our players. They do themselves and the club proud.
For all Open Competition information and entry forms see our Visitors page
Management Committee Members:-
G O'Connell (President); S King (Captain); D Watson (Vice Captain); S Dewey (Finance); R Mico (House Chairman); R Arthur (Competition Chairman); A Bates; P Crane, M Robson.
E Rockingham (Mrs), J Rudall
D Baker (Seniors Captain); A Roberts (Seniors Vice Captain); R Arthur (Seniors Secretary); P Harper (Seniors Treasurer); A Moore (Seniors Match Secretary); M Tadd (Seniors Competition Secretary); R Firmin (Seniors Team 1 Captain); L Harris (Seniors Team 2 Captain) and A Roberts (Seniors Team 3 Captain)
Charity Week Committee:-
R Mico (Secretary); G Cowling; S Rudall(Mrs): D Lochrie (Professional); G Cain and S Straw (Mrs).
Ladies Committee Members:-
Pat Ray (Ladies Captain), Jean Vile (Vice Captain), Gill Bucke (Hon Sec), Jackie Taylor (Hon Treasurer),
Val Watson (Handicap Secretary), Julie Hacket (Competition Secretary), Jane Harries (County Delegate), Sally Davis (Juniors Girls' Organiser), Sharon Rand, Elaine Rockingham