28 teams of three played in the ever popular County Rumble at Cooden Beach on Thursday in glorious sunshine on a beautiful day. The course was in wonderful condition and the team at Cooden Beach made everybody feel very welcome (and well fed!) There were some excellent scores and all five prizes were won on count back!
1st place – pictured right with County Captain Sue Todd and Mel Boyse County President. Karen Lloyd (Cuckfield) Dora McCabe (Haywards Heath) & Lesley Horne (Cuckfield) 80 points ocb
2nd place – pictured below, Anne Morgan, Emma Sheldon & Anne Slade (Mid Sussex) 80 Points
3rd place – Jacs Marlio (RAF) Jan Gates & Nikki Terry (Seaford) 75 points ocb
4th place – Janis Kinnear, Janie Hartle & Sue Walkden (Copthorne) 75 points ocb
5th place – Jan Gibb, Irene Toyne & Sue Waters (Crowborough Beacon) 75 points
A highlight of the day was the hole in one from Janis Kinnear of Copthorne, using a 7 iron the team watched with glee as they saw the ace! Pictured right, being presented with a bottle of champagne.
Best Front 9 – 41 points
Cynthia Passingham, Carole Williams, Sue Horsford (Willingdon)
Best Back 9 – 40 points
Patricia White, Rosemary Matten, Lynn Clayton (Highwoods)
Nearest Pin 7th – Mandy Quick (Lewes)
Nearest Pin 16th – Anne Slade (Mid Sussex)
Nearest Pin in 2 5th – Karen Spicer (Lindfield)
Rosemary Barford, the Lady Captain raffled a round of golf at Cooden Beach to raise an amazing £235 for her charity Macmillan Cancer Support. Well done and thank you everybody.