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Results: Barry Haydock Memorial Trophy

Saturday was without a doubt the warmest golfing day of the calendar so far, with temperatures reaching the 30’s it made conditions difficult with fast fairways and even faster greens. If you¬†weren’t fully concentrating, 3 putting could be an easy feat. Here are the results: Winner Brendan Simcox (82 – 14 = 68) Gross Craig […]

Course Closure (Mixed Open)

Just a heads up to all members, the course will be closed this Sunday (11th June) between 12:00 and 5:00pm for a Mixed Open, we ask everyone to respect this as well as checking in general on BRS prior to popping up and playing to avoid being caught out and having to wait for Bench […]

Results: Captain’s 3rd Qualifier

Things were back to normal at Royal Rishton this weekend after last weeks competition was cancelled mid afternoon due to lightning. This saturday we were blessed with fantastic warm weather with temperatures reaching 22 degrees (most of us got caught short without any lotion and ended up being burnt to a crisp). We saw some […]

Results: Captain’s 2nd Qualifier

Saturday was another blustery day and the course was playing tougher than ever, this was reflected in the scoring with only 1 score under par, which is a first at rishton golf club! The standard scratch was 72 ¬†which is a fair representation of the course, and makes Karl Andrew’s under par 67 nett fantastic. […]

Bench Match Report vs Baxenden

Captain Adam Monk started his Bench Match rain with a 4-0 whitewash of the visitors Baxenden with partners Captain/Mark Addison and Tony Haworth/Mark Higham have comfortable 5&4 wins, then Dave Seal/Martin Winkley winning 3&1 with Chris Woolfenden/Gary Love bring up the rear with a hard fought 1up win. A great team performance. Well done everyone.

Results: Hospice Trophy

After a week of warm weather we were dissappointed to be provided with a very blustery golf course for the Hospice Trophy, not the hardest conditions we have played in before but nobody was expecting ultra low scores. That said there were multiple under par scores and the title was taken with a very impressive […]