On Friday 4th December at the Captains Dinner, Nigel was presented with a caricature and some engraved cut glass to commemorate his 40 years here at Dewsbury District.
The Mirfield Open was held on Thursday 24th September and a field of over 80 players enjoyed testing golfing conditions followed by a meal in the clubhouse afterwards.
Danny Hartley takes the inaugural George Sargent Club Championship, by one shot from Chris Gaunt and Fergus Barron.
George Sargent was the Professional at our club from 1902 to 1906. In 1909 he won the US Open, and in 1912 the Canadian Open, as well as gaining other great golfing achievements.
The inaugural Home International took place on Sunday the 30th of August,in perfect weather conditions for golf.
A big thank you to Rick Towler, Mr Captain, for his hospitality over the weekend.
Mike Unger achieved his first Ace when he holed his tee shot on the par 3, 6th hole last Wednesday 27th May.
What a difference a day makes! Monday and Tuesday the greens were tined and cleared then, today, they are being cut, treated with pesticides before being top dressed and all back in play by the weekend.
The end of year 36 hole individual strokeplay event, which had been rearranged for Tuesday 23rd June at Crosland Heath was won by our own Professional Nigel Hirst
Following the torrential storms of Friday the course was playing a little longer with little run on the fairways but the greens were more receptive.
Includes Free Coaching Clinic Sessions for Juniors, Ladies and Beginners followed by the opening of our new 6 hole Academy Course.