March News

TO ALL MEMBERS

To All Members
As i’m sure you are aware annual subscriptions are due with effect from 1/4/20. A member of the committee will be available in the clubhouse from 12.00-2.00 every Sunday from this weekend on to take payments and issue receipts.
The cost of renewing your membership has been held at £75.00
New members £85.00

Please note that the HOWARD JONES WINTER STABLEFORD will now be played on Sunday March 22nd. The entry sheet for this comp is on the noticeboard. Unfortunately this does clash with Mothering Sunday, but no other date was available.

CAPTAINS DRIVE IN
Saturday 28th March
This will be a 9 hole stableford comp with a shot gun start at 4.00 pm
Draw for teams/playing partners at 3.30pm with Captains driving off at 3.45 pm

Following this competition will be a wine evening (with food )
Full details are on the noticeboard so please get your names down and support this event.
Our social secretary works hard trying to arrange different events for the entertainment of all members, and it would be nice to see a big turnout.

Bramcote hosted successful PGA Charity Day

 

Bramcote Golf Course hosted the PGA Charity day event in October and our very own Pro & PGA Midlands captain Nic Gilks has given the Association’s Benevolent Fund a £1,000-plus boost by the donating the proceeds from the successful  golf day

Nic chose the charity that helps PGA pros who have fallen on hard times to be the beneficiary of the annual event staged by the regional captain.

“The PGA Benevolent Fund does a great job for pros and I was more than happy to support it by holding a fundraising pro-am at  Bramcote,” explained Gilks.

Fifteen teams, each comprising a PGA Professional and three amateurs, took part in the day which raised £1,435 for the fund.

“The cash came from entry fees and an auction which included fourballs donated from a number of clubs in the area,” added Gilks.

“I’m delighted with the way the day went and can’t thank the 60 players who took part in the day and the clubs that donated auction items enough.”

The pro-am was won by Ben Jones and his trio of amateurs – Suresh, Ram and Jayesh Patel who are all members of Bramcote Waters.

In addition to the golf, a novelty competition was staged on each of the club’s nine holes. These included bowls, rugby, football, javelin throwing, putting the shot and frisbee golf.

A number of Bramcote members took part in the fund raising day  and with the success of this event , hopefully it wont be to long before the club host another.

 

LADIES SECTION AT BRAMCOTE

LADIES SECTION AT BRAMCOTE

The Ladies Section at Bramcote meets every Wednesday morning and typically plays 9 holes of golf. It may be a Stableford competition or sometimes we “Waltz”, “Double our Luck” or “Texas Scramble”. After which we meet in the club house for lunch and a chat. There are also 9 hole and 18 hole club competitions to enter on other days of the week and at weekends.

If you are looking for somewhere to play golf in a relaxed atmosphere or are a complete beginner, Bramcote Waters is the ideal club for you.