Second Round of Championships

Second Round of Championships

23 men contested the second round of Yea Golf Club Championships with the final round coming this Saturday.  Winner of the day and right in the hunt for A Grade was Gary Pollard(13) with a fine 78 off the stick nett 65.  Second with nett 69 was Jeff Moss(15) and third was Peter Keast(26) with … Read more

Ladies Championships halfway

First two rounds of the Championships have been completed both on beautiful sunny days although today quite windy making things a little bit more challenging. A Grade leader Laraine Callander, B Grade Vicki Clements and Margie Wright Leading C Grade but as we know that could change very quickly. Daily winners Round 1 Miranda Gill … Read more

Gary Pollard/Martin Lowe Win 4BBB

After the course received 12 mls of rain on Tuesday, ground conditions were excellent but a South westerly made scoring into the breeze difficult.  Eight pairs contested the 4 Ball Best Ball event with Gary(13) and Martin(15) winning with 44 points. Second were Jeff Aurisch(18) and Bill Dredge(22) with 43 points.  Individual winner in a … Read more

First Round of Championships

23 men contested the first round of Yea Golf Club Championships.  The day was a stroke event with putting.  Winner of the day was Bill Dredge(23) with a nett 68 on CB from Alan Pell(14).  Third on CB was Gary Pollard(13) with a nett 69 from Peter Keast(26) and Rick Wills(6) was fifth with nett … Read more

Broadford Lads Join Us Midweek

Broadford Lads Join Us Midweek

Wednesday saw 7 men from Broadford come to Royal Yea GC for midweek competition. Their course was cored on Tuesday and many of their group were sore and aching from sanding greens the day before. Winner of the 17 Men field was local Michael Spagnolo(7) with 37 points on CB from Gerry Hanson(9) from Broadford … Read more

Men’s multiplier a success/ Holiday results

Wednesday’s comp saw four teams of 3 men competing in a Stableford Multiplier event – a fun event where the stableford scores of each team member are multiplied for each hole. The winning team of Mick Spagnolo, Ken Whitfort and Jonathon Fischer scored 136pts to beat Peter Williams, Rob O’Halloran and Allan Thatcher on 111pts. … Read more

Callander Wins Again

Graced once again with a beautiful spring day to play the Gold Medal play off. Unfortunately a very small field of six for the day due to many reasons, baby sitting, work etc but non the less did not put a damper on the day’s activities. Those present enjoyed a great days golf. There were … Read more

Pies on a Row!!

Collingwood supporters took the honours at Royal Yea this week, with Jeff Aurisch winning on Wednesday and Malcolm Bett on Saturday!  Beautiful spring weather saw the course playing well with more bounce and faster greens this week. On Wednesday there were sixteen men playing.  Jeff Aurisch(17) with 36 stableford points won the competition from Bob … Read more

Inaugural Molesworth Camp

Inaugural Molesworth Camp

To improve the mental toughness of some of our menfolk, the inaugural golf club camp was held last Sunday.  Conducted at Molesworth (full 18 kms from Yea) five intrepid adventurers arrived In the morning to set up base camp.  Activities for the day included; collecting worms botchy (bocce) singles tournament; finska singles and team events, fishing(nothing … Read more

Greg Clements Wins on CB

15 Men competed at Royal Yea Golf Course on Saturday.  It was a typical spring day with wind, a little rain and sunshine all sharing the limelight at some stage.  The greens had been cut a little lower and had been rolled which made them a bit quicker than usual. Winner on CB with 32 … Read more