Richmond Golf Club’s new captains swing into action

From left, Robert Dawson (junior captain), Barbara Gregory (ladies captain), Ivan Rookes (gents captain) and Adrian Maycroft (Toffs captain).

Richmond Golf Club’s new captains brought in the New Year with the first shots of 2020 at the Captain’s Drive In on Sunday.

The captains are: gents captain Ivan Rookes; ladies captain Barbara Gregory; toffs captain Adrian Maycroft and junior captain Robert Dawson.

The nine-hole competition that followed was won by Gordon Smith in the gents section on countback from Stuart Blease, who also scored 22 points, while Sue Kipling took the ladies prize on countback from Vicky Matthers with 18 points.

Captain’s Drive In results:

Ladies: 1. Sue Kipling 18, 2. Vicki Matthers 18
Gents: 1. G Smith 22, 2. S Blease 22, 3. I Elliott 21