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!

Rumble winners 2014

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

County Rumble 2014 2nd


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

Janis Kinnear Rumble hole in one

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.

Other prizewinners:

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.