Garry Gould

2023 Captains Day Report

The 2023 Captains Day took place on Sunday 27th August as planned, with 28 brave participants making it to the start despite the forecast for thunderstorms. To everyones (particularly mine) relief the storms stayed away.

The course (and in particular the greens) were in lovely condition – well done Ton !

And so………….to the results…………………

There were nearies on holes 1, 4, and 9

Neary on hole 1 was won by Ben

Neary on hole 4 was won by Andrew

And on hole 9 the near was won by Vincent

In the Best Lady competition, Francis was in 3rd place with 34 Stableford points, Geraldine took 2nd place with 35 points, and the Winner of the Lady Captains Cup was Will – also with 35 points but a better back 9. Congratulations Will !

And in the Captains Trophy, John Reddy was in 3rd place with 35 points, 2nd place went to Brian with 36 points, and the Captains Trophy winner, with a very good score of 40 points was Henk. Congratulations to Henk

After the prize giving we all sat down to some Tapas style food – with the compliments of the club – and a few drinks. Everyone seemed to agree that it was an enjoyable day and a good social gathering.

Thanks to everyone who participated !

The full results list is here;

EGC Matchplay 2023 Winner

The 2023 EGC Matchplay Tournament has concluded.

The final match was between Rafael Lucas and Paul McManamon………and Paul won the match (4 and 3)

Thanks to all the competitors and Congratulations to Paul !

Matchplay Tournament 2023

The registrations for the 2023 ESTEC Golf Club Matchplay knockout tournament are now open in

Please follow the link below to sign up for the event. A step by step guide is also attached. If you played last year, you do not have to make an account again.

Sign up will be closed on Sunday March 12th 17:00, as the bracket will then be drawn (please note this is one week later than shown in the calendar)

The matches are played with handicap compensation, with a maximum difference of 18 shots (so maximum one shot given on every hole).

Let me know if you have any questions.