GOLF: Extra dimension to Louth club’s Captain’s Day

Rob Fair and Captain Steve Owen EMN-140707-091331001
Rob Fair and Captain Steve Owen EMN-140707-091331001

Captain Steve Owen hosted the annual Captain’s Day at Louth Golf Club, which had an extra dimension this year as it was on Steve’s 60th birthday.

Steve and his partner Flis, and various other ladies, supplied a full spread at the half-way-house. The traditional evening barbecue saw Steve dressed out in garish cerise trouser and lime green top with various 60s’ emblems.

Steve had laid on a comedian who entertained to a packed club house.

Steve presented the day’s prizes: Captain’s Salver overall winner Rob Fair 40 stableford points. Div 1: 1st S Joyce 40; 2nd A Craven 39; 3rd O Lea 39*. Div 2 1st R Fair 40; 2nd L Burton 39; C Thompson 38. Past Captains Tankard (best past captain) G Chester 37; best junior T Evison 31; best senior J Wallis. Ladies 9 holes pairs scramble winners Lesley Elliott & June Barber net 33.