THIRTY FIVE members and four guests made the trek North to Alicante Golf last week, a trip that is often referred to as ‘ the mystery treasure hunt’ with the ultimate treasure being the actual golf course, found in the most unlikely setting.
However, plenty of sunshine and a welcome light breeze helped to make the conditions perfect on a fantastic course prepared by Alicante Golf.
Prize-winners on the day were: Best guest was Phil Bache with a very respectable 36 points.
Nearest the pins on the six par 3’s were – Bjorn Pettersson (3 & 6), Mike Inns (8), Chris Hamblett (12), Tony Smale (15) & Norman McBride (17).
BRONZE Category: 5th Norman McBride (30), 4th Chris Hamblett (31), 3rd Michael Inns (33), 2nd Marg Birtwistle (35) & 1st Brian Mulligan (38).
SILVER Category: 5th William Fenn (29), 4th Paul Tomlinson (30), 3rd Ken Flaherty (32 c/b), 2nd Phil de Lacy (32 c/b) & 1st Steve Davis (34).
GOLD Category: 5th Robin Eastman (34 c/b), 4th Steve Higgins (35 c/b) 3rd Eva Pettersson (35 c/b), 2nd Bjorn Pettersson (36) & 1st Ivor Turkington (37).
El Capitan, Theo Boelhouwer, won an excellent Riojas the weekly “Abacus Prize” (Last runner up).
Anyone wishing to find out more about the San Miguel Golf Society, please visit www.smgs.org or telephone the Captain, Theo, on 694494824 to obtain the details of their weekly Wednesday meetings.