Pipe Dream Plumbing Ladies Open 2023

Sunday 11th June the ladies gathered in South Ronaldsay for the Pipedream Open. 

Many thanks to Andy from Pipedream Plumbing for his continued support for this event and to Eric Kemp for coming out to do the presentation on behalf of the company. 

The morning players had it dry throughout their game, with the afternoon tee offs getting a few showers during their play. Thank you to Mike Woolridge for coming along to be starter for the Women competing. The course was looking great again, thanks to the continued hard work from Derek Ward and Derek Ward Jnr. Thank you Derek for setting out the posts and pins onto the course for the specials on the day as well.

Thank you to all the Club members who helped out with setting everything up and making food for the Open. Thanks to Sheila for doing the draw and making sure the scoring worked. Finally thank you to all the ladies from Kirkwall and Stromness as well as South Ronaldsay who came along to play. Your support to the Club is very much appreciated. 

Nearest the pin on the 6th hole went to Kirstie Mackenzie.

Longest drive on the 17th for 0-20 handicap was Shona Slater and in the 21+ handicap, the winner was Kay Mowat. 

In the Gross section competition, 3rd place went to Shona Croy with 87. Second place on countback was Lynn Shearer also with 87 and 1st place went to Nicola Sutherland from Stromness with a great score of 84 gross. 

Well done ladies 👏🏌️‍♀️

In the Nett section Angie Ross came 3rd with a score of 73. 2nd place was Maggie Learmonth on 69 nett and taking 1st place on countback with 69 nett was Michelle Clouston.

Congratulations ladies👏🏌️‍♀️

Our next competition is the Ladies Seniors Open, sponsored by Scottish Seafarms on Sunday 18th June. We hope you see you all again 🏌️‍♀️🏌️‍♀️

Pictured are Kirstie Mackenzie, Kay Mowat, Shona Croy, Lynn Shearer, Michelle Clouston, Eric Kemp representing Pipedream Plumbing, Nicola Sutherland, Maggie Learmonth, Angie Ross and Shona Slater.