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JUNE STABLEFORD: 12/06/2021

A field of Twenty-One (21) players comprising nineteen (19) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the June Stableford.

A total of 4 competitors improved on their handicap seeing them all finish in the prizes.

Three players in total amassed an impressive 39 stableford points, however it was Dennis Stafford who claimed the prize of overall winner on count back.

Category One (H,cap 0-15.5) saw David Hinton claim first place with 39 points followed by Stuart Baynham in second place with 35 points.

Category Two (H,cap 15.5-36) saw Philip Angus claim first place with 39 points followed by Pedro Jose Castillo Resina in second place with 35 points.

In the visitors’ category Domingo Jimenez Navarete claimed first place with 38 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE ECLECTIC: 29 & 30/05/2021

A field of Twenty-One (21) players comprising thirteen (13) members and eight (8) guests competed over 36-holes to contest the Eclectic tournament.
Tournament Day One’s card was a qualifying card for handicap.
The players best score on each hole over the two rounds was to be their Eclectic Medal score.
If a player could not beat their Day One score on any hole, they had to pick up on Day Two.
The Day Two card was not a qualifying card for handicap.

In the Members category, first prize honours were awarded to Philip Angus with an eclectic score of 58, with Patricia Deraedt in second place with 62, followed in third place by Stuart Minton with 64.
In the visitors’ category Francisco Manuel Ruiz Orozco claimed first place with an eclectic score of 57 with Francisco Martos Molina in second place with 60.
Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

MAY STABLEFORD: 15/05/2021

A field of eighteen (18) players comprising thirteen (13) members and five (5) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the May Stableford tournament.

The tournament format was Individual Stableford: 18 holes

 

In the Members category, first prize honours were awarded to Barry White with 36 stableford points, followed closely by David Hinton with 35 points and in third position Ian Watson with 33 points.

Throughout the field of competitors, only one player broke par of the golf course, and that was visiting golfer Francisco Manuel Ruiz Orozco with an impressive score of 40 stableford points to claim first prize in the visitors category.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

OPEN PAIRS TOURNAMENT: 08/05/2021

A field of twenty-six (26) players comprising twelve (12) members and fourteen (14) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Open Pairs tournament.

The tournament format was Pairs Better Ball Stableford: 18 holes

Of the thirteen (13) pairs that competed, all but three (3) broke par of the golf course.

In the Members category, the pairing of Richard Fuller and Ray Charles claimed first place honours with an impressive score of 42 stableford points.

However, it was the visiting team pairing of John Kimberley and Andrew Lilly who amassed an even more impressive score of 47 stableford points to claim first place for the visitors’ category followed in second place by Pedro Resina and Francisco Molina.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

MAY MEDAL: 1/05/2021

A field of ten (10) players comprising nine (9) members and one (1) guest competed over 18-holes to contest the May Medal.

The tournament format was Individual Medal: 18 holes

Whilst a small field of competitors, that did not dampen the competitive spirit of the event, played on a wonderful day on the Indiana course.

Three players in the field bettered their handicap, all returning a score of 69, however after count back the final results ended with Richard filler claiming overall victory, followed in second position by Stuart Minton and in third position Barry White.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Gustavo Taboada with a score of  75.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

APRIL STABLEFORD: 17/04/2021

A field of fourteen (14) players comprising twelve (12) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the April Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Barry White had a blistering day returning to the Club House with an impressive 42 stableford points and claiming 1st prize overall.

David Hinton improved on his handicap and posted 38 stableford points to claim second place.

Three players, Ian Watson, Francisco Molina and Philip Angus all posted a score of 35 stableford points with Ian Watson claiming third place on count back.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Francisco Molina with 35 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE EASTER CUP: 04/04/2021

A healthy field of twenty-two (22) players comprising fourteen (14) members and eight (8) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Easter Cup.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Only one player in the field, Chris Mear, improved on their handicap by scoring an impressive 40 stableford points securing them first place overall and the trophy.

The remaining places were however a close-run matter, with Roger Butters securing second place with 35 stableford points on count back over Stuart Minton in third place.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Mark Danson with 33 stableford points on count back over Lee Danson.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS WALTZ: 20/03/2021

Nine (9) players comprising seven (7) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Desert Springs Waltz tournament.

The tournament format was Team Stableford.

Only one point separated the three teams with the winning team of Richard Fuller, Ray Charles and Philip Angus amassing 69 points followed by the team of Chris Mear, Stuart Minton and Joseph Berry in second place with 68 points and the team of Ian Watson, John Kimberley and Russell Yuill in third place with 67 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

ST. PATRICK´S DAY BOWL: 17/03/2021

Seventeen (17) players comprising fifteen (15) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the St. Patrick's Day Bowl tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Glorious weather welcomed the players providing optimum scoring conditions, and this was reflected in some of the scores posted.

The leading four players in the filed all retuned a score better than their handicap, achieving in excess of 36 stableford points.

In particular Chris Mear had a stellar round with 42 points to claim the overall tournament victory. Special note should be made recognising that this is the second time in three years that Chris has won this particular tournament and also that in 2020 the event wasn’t played!

Philip Angus achieved second place with an impressive 39 points and Barry White claimed third place on count-back over his wife Jaki White, also with 39 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Robert Banton with 27 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

MEMORIAL DAY: 06/03/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Memorial Day tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between the leading three members that saw Roger Butters victorious with 35 stableford points followed in second place by Jaki White with 34 points and in third place Stuart Minton with 33 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Alvaro Vargas Zuniga y Cruz with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

ANDALUCIA DAY: 28/02/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Andalucia Day.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Whilst the weather was not up to its normal sunny standard, it did not dampen the enthusiasm of those participating.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between four players; the only players to play to their handicap or better on the day.

After returning an impressive score of 38 stableford points, Desert Springs Member Keith Berry, was confirmed the overall winner of the Andalucia Day, closely followed in second place by Barry White with a commendable 37 stableford points and in third place, Jaki White on 36 stabeford points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Lee Danson with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE CARNIVAL STABLEFORD: 20/02/2021

A healthy field of twenty-four (24) players comprising seventeen (17) members and seven (7) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Carnival Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Desert Springs Member Philip Angus was the only player in the event to better his own handicap, returning an impressive score of 37 stableford points, confirming him as the overall winner of The Carnival Stableford.

Gail McKemmie-Watson posted 34 stableford points to claim second position, one point ahead of Keith Berry on 33 stableford points who came in third position overall.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Jose Antonio Vazquez Ferron with 36 stableford points with second position awarded to Mark Danson with 31 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP: 6 & 7/02/2021

The first major trophy of 2021 was competed for between a field of thirteen (13) players comprising twelve (12) members and one (1) guest.

The 36-hole tournament format was Individual combined stableford, held over two-days on the Indiana course.

Desert Springs members Richard Fuller and Michael Wilkinson posted the joint best score of day one with 34 points, one point ahead of second place Manuel Ruiz Orozco on 33 points, with Nicola McKemmie Watson and Jim Kendall closely behind in joint third place on 31 points.

With all to play for on day two, all but one of these players failed to capitalize and improve on their first-round score, resulting in Manuel Ruiz Orozco being crowned champion with a second-round score of 34 points and an aggregate of 67 points.

Whilst Richard Fuller could not improve on his first-round score, posting 30 points, it still managed to allow him to maintain second place overall with 64 points followed in third place by Gail McKemmie Watson with and impressive second-round rally of 34 points and an aggregate of 62 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!

 


 

MAY STABLEFORD: 15/05/2021

A field of eighteen (18) players comprising thirteen (13) members and five (5) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the May Stableford tournament.

The tournament format was Individual Stableford: 18 holes

 

In the Members category, first prize honours were awarded to Barry White with 36 stableford points, followed closely by David Hinton with 35 points and in third position Ian Watson with 33 points.

Throughout the field of competitors, only one player broke par of the golf course, and that was visiting golfer Francisco Manuel Ruiz Orozco with an impressive score of 40 stableford points to claim first prize in the visitors category.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

OPEN PAIRS TOURNAMENT: 08/05/2021

A field of twenty-six (26) players comprising twelve (12) members and fourteen (14) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Open Pairs tournament.

The tournament format was Pairs Better Ball Stableford: 18 holes

Of the thirteen (13) pairs that competed, all but three (3) broke par of the golf course.

In the Members category, the pairing of Richard Fuller and Ray Charles claimed first place honours with an impressive score of 42 stableford points.

However, it was the visiting team pairing of John Kimberley and Andrew Lilly who amassed an even more impressive score of 47 stableford points to claim first place for the visitors’ category followed in second place by Pedro Resina and Francisco Molina.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

MAY MEDAL: 1/05/2021

A field of ten (10) players comprising nine (9) members and one (1) guest competed over 18-holes to contest the May Medal.

The tournament format was Individual Medal: 18 holes

Whilst a small field of competitors, that did not dampen the competitive spirit of the event, played on a wonderful day on the Indiana course.

Three players in the field bettered their handicap, all returning a score of 69, however after count back the final results ended with Richard filler claiming overall victory, followed in second position by Stuart Minton and in third position Barry White.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Gustavo Taboada with a score of  75.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

APRIL STABLEFORD: 17/04/2021

A field of fourteen (14) players comprising twelve (12) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the April Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Barry White had a blistering day returning to the Club House with an impressive 42 stableford points and claiming 1st prize overall.

David Hinton improved on his handicap and posted 38 stableford points to claim second place.

Three players, Ian Watson, Francisco Molina and Philip Angus all posted a score of 35 stableford points with Ian Watson claiming third place on count back.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Francisco Molina with 35 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE EASTER CUP: 04/04/2021

A healthy field of twenty-two (22) players comprising fourteen (14) members and eight (8) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Easter Cup.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Only one player in the field, Chris Mear, improved on their handicap by scoring an impressive 40 stableford points securing them first place overall and the trophy.

The remaining places were however a close-run matter, with Roger Butters securing second place with 35 stableford points on count back over Stuart Minton in third place.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Mark Danson with 33 stableford points on count back over Lee Danson.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS WALTZ: 20/03/2021

Nine (9) players comprising seven (7) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Desert Springs Waltz tournament.

The tournament format was Team Stableford.

Only one point separated the three teams with the winning team of Richard Fuller, Ray Charles and Philip Angus amassing 69 points followed by the team of Chris Mear, Stuart Minton and Joseph Berry in second place with 68 points and the team of Ian Watson, John Kimberley and Russell Yuill in third place with 67 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

ST. PATRICK´S DAY BOWL: 17/03/2021

Seventeen (17) players comprising fifteen (15) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the St. Patrick's Day Bowl tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Glorious weather welcomed the players providing optimum scoring conditions, and this was reflected in some of the scores posted.

The leading four players in the filed all retuned a score better than their handicap, achieving in excess of 36 stableford points.

In particular Chris Mear had a stellar round with 42 points to claim the overall tournament victory. Special note should be made recognising that this is the second time in three years that Chris has won this particular tournament and also that in 2020 the event wasn’t played!

Philip Angus achieved second place with an impressive 39 points and Barry White claimed third place on count-back over his wife Jaki White, also with 39 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Robert Banton with 27 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

MEMORIAL DAY: 06/03/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Memorial Day tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between the leading three members that saw Roger Butters victorious with 35 stableford points followed in second place by Jaki White with 34 points and in third place Stuart Minton with 33 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Alvaro Vargas Zuniga y Cruz with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

ANDALUCIA DAY: 28/02/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Andalucia Day.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Whilst the weather was not up to its normal sunny standard, it did not dampen the enthusiasm of those participating.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between four players; the only players to play to their handicap or better on the day.

After returning an impressive score of 38 stableford points, Desert Springs Member Keith Berry, was confirmed the overall winner of the Andalucia Day, closely followed in second place by Barry White with a commendable 37 stableford points and in third place, Jaki White on 36 stabeford points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Lee Danson with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE CARNIVAL STABLEFORD: 20/02/2021

A healthy field of twenty-four (24) players comprising seventeen (17) members and seven (7) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Carnival Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Desert Springs Member Philip Angus was the only player in the event to better his own handicap, returning an impressive score of 37 stableford points, confirming him as the overall winner of The Carnival Stableford.

Gail McKemmie-Watson posted 34 stableford points to claim second position, one point ahead of Keith Berry on 33 stableford points who came in third position overall.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Jose Antonio Vazquez Ferron with 36 stableford points with second position awarded to Mark Danson with 31 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP: 6 & 7/02/2021

The first major trophy of 2021 was competed for between a field of thirteen (13) players comprising twelve (12) members and one (1) guest.

The 36-hole tournament format was Individual combined stableford, held over two-days on the Indiana course.

Desert Springs members Richard Fuller and Michael Wilkinson posted the joint best score of day one with 34 points, one point ahead of second place Manuel Ruiz Orozco on 33 points, with Nicola McKemmie Watson and Jim Kendall closely behind in joint third place on 31 points.

With all to play for on day two, all but one of these players failed to capitalize and improve on their first-round score, resulting in Manuel Ruiz Orozco being crowned champion with a second-round score of 34 points and an aggregate of 67 points.

Whilst Richard Fuller could not improve on his first-round score, posting 30 points, it still managed to allow him to maintain second place overall with 64 points followed in third place by Gail McKemmie Watson with and impressive second-round rally of 34 points and an aggregate of 62 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!

 


 

MAY STABLEFORD: 15/05/2021

A field of eighteen (18) players comprising thirteen (13) members and five (5) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the May Stableford tournament.

The tournament format was Individual Stableford: 18 holes

 

In the Members category, first prize honours were awarded to Barry White with 36 stableford points, followed closely by David Hinton with 35 points and in third position Ian Watson with 33 points.

Throughout the field of competitors, only one player broke par of the golf course, and that was visiting golfer Francisco Manuel Ruiz Orozco with an impressive score of 40 stableford points to claim first prize in the visitors category.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

OPEN PAIRS TOURNAMENT: 08/05/2021

A field of twenty-six (26) players comprising twelve (12) members and fourteen (14) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Open Pairs tournament.

The tournament format was Pairs Better Ball Stableford: 18 holes

Of the thirteen (13) pairs that competed, all but three (3) broke par of the golf course.

In the Members category, the pairing of Richard Fuller and Ray Charles claimed first place honours with an impressive score of 42 stableford points.

However, it was the visiting team pairing of John Kimberley and Andrew Lilly who amassed an even more impressive score of 47 stableford points to claim first place for the visitors’ category followed in second place by Pedro Resina and Francisco Molina.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

MAY MEDAL: 1/05/2021

A field of ten (10) players comprising nine (9) members and one (1) guest competed over 18-holes to contest the May Medal.

The tournament format was Individual Medal: 18 holes

Whilst a small field of competitors, that did not dampen the competitive spirit of the event, played on a wonderful day on the Indiana course.

Three players in the field bettered their handicap, all returning a score of 69, however after count back the final results ended with Richard filler claiming overall victory, followed in second position by Stuart Minton and in third position Barry White.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Gustavo Taboada with a score of  75.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

APRIL STABLEFORD: 17/04/2021

A field of fourteen (14) players comprising twelve (12) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the April Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Barry White had a blistering day returning to the Club House with an impressive 42 stableford points and claiming 1st prize overall.

David Hinton improved on his handicap and posted 38 stableford points to claim second place.

Three players, Ian Watson, Francisco Molina and Philip Angus all posted a score of 35 stableford points with Ian Watson claiming third place on count back.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Francisco Molina with 35 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE EASTER CUP: 04/04/2021

A healthy field of twenty-two (22) players comprising fourteen (14) members and eight (8) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Easter Cup.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Only one player in the field, Chris Mear, improved on their handicap by scoring an impressive 40 stableford points securing them first place overall and the trophy.

The remaining places were however a close-run matter, with Roger Butters securing second place with 35 stableford points on count back over Stuart Minton in third place.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Mark Danson with 33 stableford points on count back over Lee Danson.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS WALTZ: 20/03/2021

Nine (9) players comprising seven (7) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Desert Springs Waltz tournament.

The tournament format was Team Stableford.

Only one point separated the three teams with the winning team of Richard Fuller, Ray Charles and Philip Angus amassing 69 points followed by the team of Chris Mear, Stuart Minton and Joseph Berry in second place with 68 points and the team of Ian Watson, John Kimberley and Russell Yuill in third place with 67 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

ST. PATRICK´S DAY BOWL: 17/03/2021

Seventeen (17) players comprising fifteen (15) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the St. Patrick's Day Bowl tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Glorious weather welcomed the players providing optimum scoring conditions, and this was reflected in some of the scores posted.

The leading four players in the filed all retuned a score better than their handicap, achieving in excess of 36 stableford points.

In particular Chris Mear had a stellar round with 42 points to claim the overall tournament victory. Special note should be made recognising that this is the second time in three years that Chris has won this particular tournament and also that in 2020 the event wasn’t played!

Philip Angus achieved second place with an impressive 39 points and Barry White claimed third place on count-back over his wife Jaki White, also with 39 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Robert Banton with 27 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

MEMORIAL DAY: 06/03/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Memorial Day tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between the leading three members that saw Roger Butters victorious with 35 stableford points followed in second place by Jaki White with 34 points and in third place Stuart Minton with 33 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Alvaro Vargas Zuniga y Cruz with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

ANDALUCIA DAY: 28/02/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Andalucia Day.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Whilst the weather was not up to its normal sunny standard, it did not dampen the enthusiasm of those participating.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between four players; the only players to play to their handicap or better on the day.

After returning an impressive score of 38 stableford points, Desert Springs Member Keith Berry, was confirmed the overall winner of the Andalucia Day, closely followed in second place by Barry White with a commendable 37 stableford points and in third place, Jaki White on 36 stabeford points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Lee Danson with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE CARNIVAL STABLEFORD: 20/02/2021

A healthy field of twenty-four (24) players comprising seventeen (17) members and seven (7) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Carnival Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Desert Springs Member Philip Angus was the only player in the event to better his own handicap, returning an impressive score of 37 stableford points, confirming him as the overall winner of The Carnival Stableford.

Gail McKemmie-Watson posted 34 stableford points to claim second position, one point ahead of Keith Berry on 33 stableford points who came in third position overall.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Jose Antonio Vazquez Ferron with 36 stableford points with second position awarded to Mark Danson with 31 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP: 6 & 7/02/2021

The first major trophy of 2021 was competed for between a field of thirteen (13) players comprising twelve (12) members and one (1) guest.

The 36-hole tournament format was Individual combined stableford, held over two-days on the Indiana course.

Desert Springs members Richard Fuller and Michael Wilkinson posted the joint best score of day one with 34 points, one point ahead of second place Manuel Ruiz Orozco on 33 points, with Nicola McKemmie Watson and Jim Kendall closely behind in joint third place on 31 points.

With all to play for on day two, all but one of these players failed to capitalize and improve on their first-round score, resulting in Manuel Ruiz Orozco being crowned champion with a second-round score of 34 points and an aggregate of 67 points.

Whilst Richard Fuller could not improve on his first-round score, posting 30 points, it still managed to allow him to maintain second place overall with 64 points followed in third place by Gail McKemmie Watson with and impressive second-round rally of 34 points and an aggregate of 62 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!

 


 

APRIL STABLEFORD: 17/04/2021

A field of fourteen (14) players comprising twelve (12) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the April Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Barry White had a blistering day returning to the Club House with an impressive 42 stableford points and claiming 1st prize overall.

David Hinton improved on his handicap and posted 38 stableford points to claim second place.

Three players, Ian Watson, Francisco Molina and Philip Angus all posted a score of 35 stableford points with Ian Watson claiming third place on count back.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Francisco Molina with 35 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE EASTER CUP: 04/04/2021

A healthy field of twenty-two (22) players comprising fourteen (14) members and eight (8) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Easter Cup.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Only one player in the field, Chris Mear, improved on their handicap by scoring an impressive 40 stableford points securing them first place overall and the trophy.

The remaining places were however a close-run matter, with Roger Butters securing second place with 35 stableford points on count back over Stuart Minton in third place.

In the visitors’ category, first place honours went to Mark Danson with 33 stableford points on count back over Lee Danson.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS WALTZ: 20/03/2021

Nine (9) players comprising seven (7) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Desert Springs Waltz tournament.

The tournament format was Team Stableford.

Only one point separated the three teams with the winning team of Richard Fuller, Ray Charles and Philip Angus amassing 69 points followed by the team of Chris Mear, Stuart Minton and Joseph Berry in second place with 68 points and the team of Ian Watson, John Kimberley and Russell Yuill in third place with 67 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

ST. PATRICK´S DAY BOWL: 17/03/2021

Seventeen (17) players comprising fifteen (15) members and two (2) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the St. Patrick's Day Bowl tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Glorious weather welcomed the players providing optimum scoring conditions, and this was reflected in some of the scores posted.

The leading four players in the filed all retuned a score better than their handicap, achieving in excess of 36 stableford points.

In particular Chris Mear had a stellar round with 42 points to claim the overall tournament victory. Special note should be made recognising that this is the second time in three years that Chris has won this particular tournament and also that in 2020 the event wasn’t played!

Philip Angus achieved second place with an impressive 39 points and Barry White claimed third place on count-back over his wife Jaki White, also with 39 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Robert Banton with 27 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

MEMORIAL DAY: 06/03/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Memorial Day tournament.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between the leading three members that saw Roger Butters victorious with 35 stableford points followed in second place by Jaki White with 34 points and in third place Stuart Minton with 33 points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Alvaro Vargas Zuniga y Cruz with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

 

ANDALUCIA DAY: 28/02/2021

Sixteen (16) players comprising twelve (12) members and four (4) guests competed over 18-holes to contest the Andalucia Day.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Whilst the weather was not up to its normal sunny standard, it did not dampen the enthusiasm of those participating.

The tournament was a closely fought event, in particular between four players; the only players to play to their handicap or better on the day.

After returning an impressive score of 38 stableford points, Desert Springs Member Keith Berry, was confirmed the overall winner of the Andalucia Day, closely followed in second place by Barry White with a commendable 37 stableford points and in third place, Jaki White on 36 stabeford points.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Lee Danson with 36 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

THE CARNIVAL STABLEFORD: 20/02/2021

A healthy field of twenty-four (24) players comprising seventeen (17) members and seven (7) guests competed over 18-holes to contest The Carnival Stableford.

The tournament format was Individual stableford.

Desert Springs Member Philip Angus was the only player in the event to better his own handicap, returning an impressive score of 37 stableford points, confirming him as the overall winner of The Carnival Stableford.

Gail McKemmie-Watson posted 34 stableford points to claim second position, one point ahead of Keith Berry on 33 stableford points who came in third position overall.

In the visitors category, first place honours went to Jose Antonio Vazquez Ferron with 36 stableford points with second position awarded to Mark Danson with 31 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!


 

DESERT SPRINGS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP: 6 & 7/02/2021

The first major trophy of 2021 was competed for between a field of thirteen (13) players comprising twelve (12) members and one (1) guest.

The 36-hole tournament format was Individual combined stableford, held over two-days on the Indiana course.

Desert Springs members Richard Fuller and Michael Wilkinson posted the joint best score of day one with 34 points, one point ahead of second place Manuel Ruiz Orozco on 33 points, with Nicola McKemmie Watson and Jim Kendall closely behind in joint third place on 31 points.

With all to play for on day two, all but one of these players failed to capitalize and improve on their first-round score, resulting in Manuel Ruiz Orozco being crowned champion with a second-round score of 34 points and an aggregate of 67 points.

Whilst Richard Fuller could not improve on his first-round score, posting 30 points, it still managed to allow him to maintain second place overall with 64 points followed in third place by Gail McKemmie Watson with and impressive second-round rally of 34 points and an aggregate of 62 points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners!

 


 

THE EPIPHANY CHALLENGE: 06/01/21

A field of twenty (20) players comprising eighteen (18) members and two (2) guests competed in the inaugural event of the year, The Epiphany Challenge.
The format for the tournament was Individual Stableford, held over 18-holes on the Indiana course.

Only one player bettered their handicap and that resulted in them being victorious claiming 1st place, Nicola McKemmie-Watson with 38 points.
Jaki White followed in second position with a very respectable 36 stableford points and Chris Mear claimed third position on count back ahead of Gail McKemmie-Watson on 33 stableford points.

In the guest category, Tony Barker claimed first position with 31 stableford points.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to the winners

 


 

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