• Headley Venue
    Headley Venue A new venue just the place for that special occasion. Nestled in the rolling hills of Thornton, birthplace of the Brontes
  • The sixth green
    The sixth green The lower part of the course containing 4 holes is dominated by the Thornton viaduct. Here the 6th green with the viaduct in the background
  • Thornton Viaduct
    Thornton Viaduct Thornton Viaduct was built around 1870 and was part of the rail link between Keighley to Queensbury

HEADLEY VENUE.

If you are looking for that very special place for your engagement,  wedding, retirement or any other special occasion Headley Venue is the ideal place for you.

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OOM FINAL RESULT

 

Headley Golf Club Senior Section Constitution

1. All Headley GC members aged 55 and over are eligible to be members of the senior section.

2. The Senior AGM will be held in May when the Captain, Secretary, Treasurer and committee will be elected

3. There is a membership fee of £5 per year (adjustable at the AGM). Non-members will be ineligible from winning any of the senior majors and receiving any of the subsidies throughout the year.

4. The majors are Spring Cup, Seniors Trophy, Bert Briggs Cup and the Captains Trophy.          They will be played over 18 holes off the yellow tees and looping will be allowed.

5. The tee will be reserved for the Seniors 9.30 to 11.00 every Wednesday throughout the year.

6. Club members who are under the age of 55 can play in the weekly competitions but will receive a two shot reduction in their handicap. They are ineligible to win any of the major competitions.

7. The entrance fee to the competition will be £2 with a £1 going to the section and the other £1 paid out in prize money.

8. The winner of the weekly competition will receive a 2 shot reduction in handicap the next time he plays (then reverts to his normal handicap)

9. 9 hole and 18 hole cards can be submitted as supplementary cards for handicap purposes

10. The weekly competitions will comprise of 15 and18 hole. The 18 hole competition will have priority in summer.

11. In winter there will be a 15 hole programme and this will have priority

12. During the summer there is a programme of friendly fixtures with local clubs on a home and away basis. A list will be placed on the noticeboard for available members from which the team will be selected. Lunch will be taken after the match and members putting their name down will be expected to attend. Failure to attend or not staying for lunch may result in the member still having to pay for the meal.

John Atkinson 

Seniors Secretary

John Allan Trophy

Winner John Lewis 64.

Runner up Geoff Walker 65.

Nearest pins. Hole 9 Dave Lynch.

Hole 11 Ben Greenwood. 

 

2017 SENIORS FIXTURE LIST

 Wednesday 

26 April 

 Spring Stableford and AGM 

10.30

 Headley

Wednesday 

11 May

Stableford 

 

 

Thursday 

 18 May 

 Fulneck 

9.30

Fulneck

Wednesday 

24 May 

Stableford 

1st OOM

 

Wednesday 

31 May 

4 BBB

stableford 

 

 

Wednesday

 7 June 

 South Bradford 

9.30

South Bfd

Wednesday 

14 June 

Waltz

 

 

Wednesday 

21 June 

Stableford 

2nd OOM

 

Wednesday 

28 June 

Yellow Jersey 

 

 

Wednesday

 5 July 

 South Bradford 

9.30

Headley

Wednesday 

12 July 

Stableford 

3rd OOM

 

Wednesday

 19 July 

Elland

11.30

 Elland

Wednesday

26 July

 Headley Seniors  Cup

10.00

Headley

Wednesday 

2 August 

Texas Scramble

 

 

Wednesday 

9 August 

Stableford 

4th OOM

 

 Thursday 

 10  August 

 Bracken Ghyll 

9.30

 Bracken Ghyll 

Wednesday

16 August

Bert Briggs Trophy

10.00

Headley

Wednesday 

 23 August 

 Fulneck 

9.30

 Fulneck

Wednesday 

30 August 

Team Stableford

 

 

 Wednesday 

 6 September 

 Bracken Ghyll

9.30

 Headley 

Wednesday 

13 September 

Yellow Jersey

 

 

Wednesday 

20 September 

Stableford 

5th OOM

 

Wednesday

27 September 

4 BBB

 

 

 

ORDER OF MERIT

A 5 monthly stableford league with points awarded to all competitors. 1st...10pts , 2nd....8pts, 3rd...6pts and all the others receive 2pts. All 5 Comps to count and prizes awarded at the end of the season
WALTZ ( 1, 2 ,3)
In the 3-Man Team, each member of the team plays his ball throughout. But a 3-hole rotation exists for determining how many scores  5are used to create the team score.
On the first hole  the one low ball counts as the team score. On the second hole,  the two low balls count as the team score. On the third hole the three low balls count as the team score. The rotation starts over on the fourth hole.with points awarded to all com
Full handicap

Texas Scramble
3 man team and involves choosing the one best shot following every stroke, with each team member then playing again from that one spot. Each player must have 4 drives to count
Handicap
Write down each team member's course handicap, then add the numbers together. Divide the team's total handicap number by twice the number of players on the team. For example, if a three-player team includes golfers with handicaps of 8, 10 and 12, respectively, divide the total of 30 by 6.

4 BBB
2 man team all members of each team play their own balls on each hole. At the completion of the hole, the lowest score among all team members serves as the team score. Normally played in 2 pairs. However if there is a shortage of players 3 can play using one as a swinger i.e. One players score count for the other 2.
Handicap.  90% for the full handicap

YELLOW Ball 
Played by 3 man team. Every player plays the hole with their own ball, but per hole, one player plays the yellow ball. This ball rotates among the team members per hole: A plays it on hole 1, B plays it on hole 2, C plays it on hole 3, etc. The team score is the total of the score from the yellow ball plus the lowest score of the other 2 balls played.
Handicap. Full handicap

TEAM STABLFORD

Played by a 3 man team. 2 to count on all holes but all three to count on par 3's. Full handicap.

 

RABBITS AWAY DAY HELD IN LEEDS

Results

Winner: Graham Jolly

Runner up: Paul Holdsworth.

Nearest pin on no. 6     Ben Greenwood.

Nearest pin no. 13        Chris Brannan 

Pairs
Wiinners    Chris Brannan. & Paul Holdsworth

Runners Up  Richard Priestley. & Ben Greenwood.

 

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