2015 Pontardawe Golf Club's Captains Week... A Resounding Success.
Even though the weather was quite inclement for the whole of captains week , it didn't dampen the spirits of the members and guests who turned out in force to support a very popular 2015 Club Captain Meirion Davies.
The Vice Captain Eddy Morgan opened the proceedings and by thanking members, ladies and gentlemen and their guests for their wonderful show of support during captains week, apologising for the weather during the week and then went on to orchestrate the presentations.
The 2015 Club Captain Meirion Davies followed the presentations with his closing speech for captains week, apologising for the weather during the week stating
" It doesn’t matter when we arrange the Captains week it always rains, the main thing is that everybody enjoyed themselves"
Meirion then went on to thank specific people and sections and said
"without their help captains week would not have been possible. There.are no losers at Pontardawe Golf Club every ones a winner "
Thanks to the ladies section for their support throughout the week and for the first six month of his captaincy. He went on to thank Margaret Bater for rallying the troops on captains day and serving an absolutely delicious meal for all our members.
"an absolutely bobby dazzling pair of ones and twos" (shoes)
Meirion closed the official proceedings by thanking the members for supporting him as captain and also for supporting his captains charity during the first half of his captains year and invited everyone sit back and enjoy the evening's entertainment.
A superb male vocalist entertained the packed clubhouse for the remainder of the evening with members and guests thoroughly enjoying themselves until the early hours.
Captains Week Winners & Runners Up
9 Hole Winner George Shepherd
9 Hole Runner Up Nia Probert
18 Hole Winner Iestyn Harries (39pts)
18 Hole Runner Up George Shepherd (36pts)
Ladies Winner Annette Griffiths
Ladies Runner Up Carol Davies
Mix Comp Winners Gary Jones & Janet Francis
Mix Comp Runners up Bradley Dyment-Jones & Rosemary Hughes Lewis
Seniors Winner Gordon Williams
Seniors Runner Up Byron Williams
3 Club Challenge Winner Natalie Dyment-Jones
3 Club Challenge Runner Up Jan Griffiths
Cross Country Winners
Cross Country Runners Up
CaptainsDay Winners Conrad Dyment-Jones (28 pts) & Gordon Williams
CaptainsDay Runners Up Geraint Davies (28 pts) Ceri Davies (lost on the back 2)