TGC Golf Competition results for week ended May 17th
On previous write ups I have spoken regarding the lack of water for the start of rainy season. The last group on Monday got caught in a heavy downpour. Not complaining even though it cost me two points, this area at Rayong is very dry. The course will be better off for it. The majority of winners came from the early local guys who played early and home already watching the midday movie. two guys with 40 points, Phil “the horse” UK also near pin winner and Peter Thomas Uk, looks like JP is doing the dishes another two with 38 Steven Downs US (flying back tomorrow night, have a good flight) and Arthur B
One van for Pattavia Century on Tuesday. The discussion in the van on the way home was “how many putts” or did anyone have less than three 3 putts? I gave the new guys the “heads up” if the caddie tells you the line, that will be better than what you think. I think the greens were sanded about a week ago and are now looking for some heavy rain to wash the sand in and settle the greens down. Lee Short SA 36 points off 15, also the near pin and missed the putt Curly Binkworth 35 points off 14
Thursday, we did not get a start at Pattana, raining heavy when we arrived and didn’t improve for an hour we waited. Pulled the pin and came home.
Played the local Pattaya C.C. Friday. The greens had been sanded last week and were still looking for rain to wash in and settle the sanding. One van and home early. A really good day at the office. Tony Barns AUS 40 points off 22 (going home on the weekend, thanks for your support, have a nice flight) Ben Herbert US 36 points from 7, very tidy Rob Lea AUS the Project Smile near pin and made the putt