TGA Director Craig Thomas has been awarded the next status of membership and is now a PGA Fellow Professional. Craig is extremely proud to have been given this increased status from the PGA and is honoured to be amongst some of his peers. Craig is now working his way towards becoming an Advanced Fellow Professional and who knows, one day maybe a Master Professional. Craig would like to thank all those who have helped him along his journey.
Congratulations to this month's Pro's Challenge winner, Mike Bird, on shooting a magnificent gross 36 over 8 holes with just a 6-iron and putter (pictured above). Also with two birdies on the card! Great score and his prize is donated to Macmillan and the chosen club for the next event is 8-iron and putter. Date to be confirmed. Thanks to all the members for supporting our event.
It's not too late!
The fantastic Cleveland wedge offer of buy one get one half price or buy two get one free officially ends on 30th September. If you are considering new wedges over the winter then don't leave it too late!!
To order yours contact The Golf Academy at The Range or at Oxley Park GC. Orders have to be processed by 4pm on 30th.
PING Demo Day
On Monday, The Golf Academy hosted a PING Demo Day at The Range. This was a great success with lots of customers trying all of the new PING equipment and being fitted by Jonny, the PING Tech Rep. The Golf Academy are an official PING Fitting Centre so if you were unable to attend our Demo Day then it's not too late just book a fit with one of our trained staff. Book a fitting here.
Congratulations to Tom Beardmore who today won the Anglo American Matchplay Trophy beating Dave Brookes in the final, 6&5! Well done, Tom. It's great to see your hard work is paying off!
Congratulations to Michael Bird who became the 2015 winner of the Bird Cup beating Colin Church 3&1 in the 36-hole final. Congratulations also to Colin for getting to the final and a gracious runner-up.
Great scoring again in the Saturday Stableford. Congratulations to Gary Denne who was Division One's winner with 41 points pipping Terry Reynolds by one. Division Two was won by Chris Banks with 43 points and D Sheridan finished in second on count back with 37 points. Finally, Division Three's winner was Barrie Passmore with a better back nine from P Worthington, both with 40 points.
Oxley Park Junior Social Night - Star City Crazy Golf
Our first junior social has just taken place and everyone had a great time. It was good to see our juniors meeting and encouraging our less active members. Let's help grow our junior section and make the best around much like our club. More fun at the crazy golf even the mums and dads are having fun! Here are some photos from the evening.
We hope you enjoy the rest of the newsletter and have a great weekend.
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