VETS: Newsletter week ending 14th July 2018

RESULTS for 11th July 2018

Event: Stableford
Field: 71

A Grade: Winner – Peter Kennedy (right) 40, Runner Up – Peter Buchbach 38 c/b, 3rd Place – Russ Rylance 38
B Grade: Winner – Phil Mason 38, Runner Up – Ron Blount 36, 3rd Place – Grant Smallacombe 35 c/b
C Grade: Winner – Geoff Edwards 39, Runner Up – Kim Bannikoff 36, 3rd Place – John O’Donoghue 35 c/b

Most Use of the Course: Andre Smit 18

Run Down to 34: David Attrill, Steve Taylor, Paddy Knapp, Jon Sendall, Tom Murphy, Warren Hay, Bob Read, Dave Lyons, Brian Clemow, Terry Lyons, Jim Turnbull, Greg Flanagan


1st (Noosa Outlook Prestige Meats) – David Attrill
3rd (Sweeney Todd Barber) – Grant Smallacombe
(Richies Bakery) –Tony Foster
6th (Richies Bakery) – Kim Bannikoff
7th (Cooroy Harvest Fresh) – Terry Lyons
10th (Cooroy Harvest Fresh) – Rod Booth
12th (Noosa Outlook Prestige Meats) – Ian Mulhall
13th (Strawberries for Pigs) – Jack Timm
15th (Noosa Outlook Prestige Meats) – Bruce Wilshire


Grant Smallacombe is currently a clear leader, 14 points ahead of Mike Kent and Ozzie Osborne who are tied for second.  However, with 4 single Stableford to be played in August, he is likely to soon be challenged for the lead by Peter Buchbach and Keith Harkins who are both in the top 10 but have played one less game.

See Post under Golf News for full Leaderboard.


The 2018 Vets Men’s District Championship will be held on Monday, 27th August 2018 at Caloundra Golf Club.

To be eligible you must be a male financial member of a Sunshine Coast District Veterans golf club and have played a minimum of two Veteran events in the District 2018 program prior to event date. 

The entry fee is $16.00. The event will be run using two timesheets – 6:16am to 8:16am and 10:30am to 12:30pm; you can indicate your preference.  Own carts are allowed at cost of $10.00.

Nominations must be submitted through your district club so if you are interested in playing speak to our Host Day Captain, Greg Michael.  Entries close Monday, 13th August 2018.