Golf: Saffron Walden mixed open is huge success

PUBLISHED: 12:30 21 May 2018

Mixed Open winners Sue and Robert Boom, with Saffron Walden club captain Graham Jones and runners-up Judith and Mark Heffer

Mixed Open winners Sue and Robert Boom, with Saffron Walden club captain Graham Jones and runners-up Judith and Mark Heffer

Archant

Saffron Walden Golf Club’s mixed open proved a huge success with 30 pairs from 20 different clubs battling it out for honours.

Mark and Judith Heffer, from the Manor of Groves club near Sawbridgeworth, won by two points on their third appearance at the event.

After a solid front nine of 18 points, they saw Mark birdie the par five 10th and Judith par the 11th to add seven more points to their total.

And they maintained that form to the finish to end up with an impressive 41.

Chelmsford’s Robert and Sue Boom were runners-up with 39, while Stanley and Patricia Nixon from Ely took third place on countback ahead of Andy and Michele Howarth (Benton Hall) after both pairs finished with 38 points.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Saffron Walden Reporter visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Saffron Walden Reporter staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Saffron Walden Reporter account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Saffron Walden Town Council has announced that it will be installing water drinking points in a variety of locations across the town in a bid to decrease the volume of single-use plastic bottles.

A children’s writer from Saffron Walden, who has a new book hitting the shelves in September, says her time working at Walden School, formerly Friends’ School, has inspired her writing.

Yesterday, 16:46

An Albion truck from 1917, so over 100 years old, was among the veteran vehicles at Saffron Walden Motor Show.

Yesterday, 08:00

Essex Police are appealing for witnesses who saw two men walking along a road shortly before a road traffic collision in Ugley which left a pedestrian dead.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Saffron Walden Reporter e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Newsletter Sign Up

Saffron Walden Reporter weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy