Jubilant Judy edges win
There were prize winners galore at Canterbury GC’S ladies’ section this week. It was Lady Captain’s Day and nearly 50 ladies took part in an 18-hole Stableford and 12 in a nine-hole competition, both organised by captain Marianne Disneur. The overall winner with 38 points was Judy Gray, winning on countback from Kim Atkinson who took second place in Division 2 with Charlotte Launois in third. Vanessa Bonthuys topped Division 2, again with 38 points, with Gillian Bailey taking second from Wendy Richards in third, both scoring 37 points. Winner of Division 1 with 35 points was Amanda Pilbeam, with Lizza Berry second and Cath Smith third, both with 34. The longest drive on the third for higher handicaps was won by Diane Plommer and Val Lucas won the longest drive on the 13th for the lower handicappers. Nearest-the-pin on the 17th went to Anne Arnold. The nine-hole competition was won by Kathleen Taylor with 42 points, well ahead of Val Sargeant in second with 34. The weekend August Medal was won by Jacqui Mount with a net 70, one clear of Grace Francis in second.
Winners of the three divisions, from left, Judy Gray, lady captain Marianne Disneur, Amanda Pilbeam and Vanessa Bonthuys
Nearest-the-pin winner Anne Arnold with captain Marianne Disneur and longest drive winners Val Lucas and Diane Plommer