24th April Tony Churchill medal result
Tony Churchill 18 hole medal competition produced a very close finish.
1st Bailey Langford with nett 70
2nd Charlie Hooper with nett 70 losing out over the last 6 holes on countback
3rd Tom Buckley with nett 70 losing out on the back nine on countback.
Well played Bailey and thanks to all the other juniors who took part, see you on the next club night on Monday 8th May.
Somerset Golf League round 1 resultThe @Taunton & Pickeridge Junior section started this years Somerset league golf tournament at Worlebury over 18 holes on Sunday 16th April 2017.
The team included Bailey, Alfie, Tom, Kyle , Charlie.
Bailey was the overall winner of the stableford event which helped the team to a total of 92 points which saw them finish in 3rd place just 5 behind the winners on the day Mendip Spring.
The team looked great in the new MY DAY sponsored shirts.
The next round is at Wells golf club on Sunday 30th April.
Well played and thanks to Mark Langford, Somerset League, Junior organisers and the parents.
Mendip Spring = 97
Taunton & Pickeridge = 92
Long Sutton= 79
Enmore = 51
T&P Juniors at Somerset Under 14's Championship Wells 13th AprilThe Taunton & Pickeridge Juniors played very well at this years Somerset under 14's golf championship at Wells golf club on Thursday 13th April 2017.
James Rew finished 2nd and Kyle Miller 3rd , with good performances from Bailey Langford & Thomas Rew.
April 3rd 2017 1st Club night result2017 1st Club night on Monday 3rd April result
1st - Bailey Langford 38 points
2nd - Charlie Hooper 37 points
3rd - Kyle Miller 32 points
Played off the white tees in cold/windy conditions over 18 holes
Order of merit scores added
see you all again on the 10th at 4-4.15pm
Simon Heap Academy Juniors shirt sponsorshipGreat news! The Academy shirts & fleeces have arrived. Thanks to Simon Heap. http://www.successiongroup.co.uk/our-people/simon-heap for his kind sponsorship and to the parents for their support with funding. This will further enhance the image of the TEAM of Juniors at Pickeridge Golf Club in the Academy and compliment the older Juniors who are sponsored by My Day. Please visit the Pro shop when you are next at T&P to collect and pay. Thanks also to Simon Stevenson for ordering and purchasing and Chris Wyatt for collating the information and all his great work with the Academy. A note to all Junior parents that we will be arranging a photo shoot with details to follow.
Raffle Prize donations so far
Donations for the draw to date and many thanks from the Taunton & Pickeridge Junior section.
-Berrys Coaches donation of 2 return tickets to London on a Berrys coach.
-Two cinema passes for any film at the Brewhouse Theatre Taunton.
-Chris Wyatt Pga professional - 1 golf lesson of 1/2 hour
- Titleist white bobble hat
- Chris Wyatt Pga professional - 1 golf lesson of 1/2 hour
- J Lindeberg black visor
- Eagle Plant, JCB hoodie.
- Wellington Rugby Club, - Free family pass to a 1st xv rugby match
- Matt Parsons sports camps - One day's free attendance to a sports camp.
- Lady Member Mrs Fiona Lovell has kindly donated 3x 1/2 Hour golf lessons with Chris Wyatt
- Monkton Elm garden centre voucher.
- Free clip 'n climb session at The Quay Climbing Centre Exeter
- Free Taster session at clip 'n climb at The Quay Climbing centre Exter.
- Delivery Direct Logistics (DDL) Ltd would like to offer the use of a box in the new Somerset Stand at Somerset County Cricket Club for up to two people for any one day during any 4-day Championship game during the 2017 season. Complimentary tea and coffee provided throughout the day (food and other drinks also available at own cost). Smart casual dress code will apply.
The draw will take place in the clubhouse at 5pm on the 29th of April. The team will notify all the winners.
Kind regards Junior section Team
My Day shirt sponsorship
The Taunton & Pickeridge Golf Club Junior section are pleased to announce a shirt sponsorship with My Day services, pictured at T&P and also at one of My Days hubs are some of the section along with Lucy & Mark Durman who own and run My Day, their son Monty is a keen golfer and plays at T&P in the section. My Day are a people-focused company which offers Day Support in and around Taunton, Lucy the founder of the company noted that
"My Day is about empowering individuals to make their own choices about how they spend their day and offering a wide range of more meaningful community-based activities. Further details can be found on their website https://mydaycareservices.com/about-my-day .T&P Junior section hope this is the start of a long-standing partnership with My Day and thanks them for the support and kind gesture. Thanks also to Simon Stevenson for ordering the shirts and to Steve Olive of Missingman media for his time and excellent images.
Tom Buckley beats Charlie Hooper 1 up in the Knockout final 2016Junior Section 2016 Knockout winner Tom Buckley beats Charlie Hooper 1 up over 18 holes.
2017 Short game challenge
The 2017 short game challenge is underway.
Saturday 8th April scores
1st- Kyle Miller 43 points
2nd - Bailey Langford 34 points
3rd - Toby Stone 29 points
Saturday 4th March scores.
1st- Kyle Miller with 42 points
2nd - Bailey Langford with 35 points
3rd- Thomas Rew with 30 points
A good start by the players in difficult conditions.
Mark Langford and Myself are looking for a larger turnout next Month.
Best three scores are picked from the monthly comp which started in march and runs until Sept..Picking your best three scores.
All will receive a salver on the main presentation evening in November 2017.
Regards Junior Section Team.
Thomas Rew wins 9 hole non congu club championship shieldThomas Rew wins the 9 Hole non congu Junior section club championship shield with an excellent medal score.
2nd Matthew Empsall & 3rd George Moulding & 4th Joe Criddle & 5th Monty Durman
Well done to all the other Juniors who took part in the event and the section looks forward to you all gaining a congu handicap very soon.
Alfie Jubb Wins Somerset cars medal shieldAlfie Jubb wins the Somerset cars medal competition shield on Monday 12th September.
1st Alfie Jubb nett 66
2nd Kyle Miller nett 70
3rd Tom Buckley nett 71
Trendle Cup Winner 2016Bailey Langford 2016 Trendle cup winner with John Snell the T&P club captain on the presentation evening.
Taunton & Pickeridge Golf Academy / CampsTaunton & Pickeridge Academy Camps..
The Academy Junior Coaching Schedule 17
Term 1 7th Jan – 4th Feb
Term 2 25th Feb – 25th Mar
Term 3 22th Apr – 27th May
Term 4 10th Jun – 22nd July
**Session are Saturdays 11.45 – 12.30 and 12.45 – 13.30 as per the new groups**
Please also note the dates for Holiday Camps in 2016 – 10am – 3pm to include lunch, £25 per day or £65 per week.
Easter – Week Beginning 3rd April – Tue, Thurs, Fri
Week Beginning 10th April – Tue, Thurs, Fri
The Green Keepers are on hand to show the juniors the important role they take on a day to day basis to ensure the golf course remains in the fantastic condition that T&P is renowned for.
125th T&P Pro-Am teamWell played to the 125th Taunton & Pickeridge Junior team of Alfie Jubb, Bailey Langford & Charlie Hooper , pictured with their Professional Player Dan Keitch. Thanks to the sponsor for entering the team and giving the juniors a great experience of a big event with 49 teams playing.
Also on the day Dan Pellow played in the T&P captains team, Tom Buckley played in the Champions team and also Kobe Adams . Well done
Junior Club Night 10th April 2017 Result
1. Bailey = 39 points
2. Charlie = 38 pts
3. Alfie = 34 pts
We will update the order of merit and post the scores on Twitter & Facebook.
Please note that next Monday is a bank holiday so no club night.
All the best Mike & Section
ORDER OF MERIT 2017 in progressORDER OF MERIT 2017 TO DATE
Bailey 15 points
Charlie 9 points
Kyle 1 point
Alfie 1 point
Tom 1 point
ORDER OF MERIT TROPHY
2016 Final Result
|Charlie Hooper||48 pts|
|Matthew Harrison||3 pts|
|THE SEASON LONG ORDER OF MERIT 1ST PLAYED FOR IN 1998.
FOR EACH EVENT ON A JUNIOR CLUB NIGHT
THE WINNER IS AWARDED 5 POINTS,2ND=3POINTS & 3RD PLACE 1 POINT.
Taunton & Pickeridge Junior Section Valuation evening information
TAUNTON & PICKERIDGE VALUATION EVENT THURSDAY 23rd MARCH 2017 @6.30-8.30
Greenslade Taylor Hunt to hold a free valuation event from 6.30pm until 8.30pm on Thursday 23rd March 2017 at T&P golf club.
This follows the very successful event back in January 2016 which raised over £250 which was kindly donated to the Junior section, the money was used to enhance the prize fund for the Junior Open @T+P.
Please call the team below at the Octagon saleroom to discuss bringing items along for valuation and the fees for selling.
Please note the valuation night is free and then should you wish to enter an item or items for a future sale then GTH will reduce the commission by 2.5% and donate that to the prize fund.
Also follow the Junior section on Facebook & Twitter
Pictured below some of the team on the night in January.
Sold for £750sold £3,500 sold £50
Thanks to all the 2016 Pickeridge Golf Club members for the support a great response and some great items assigned for sale at Greenslade Taylor Hunt Antiques Saleroom on the 4th Feb 2016, thanks to Samantha Biss, Derek , Graham , Stuart, Peter, John Kelly & Mike and also to the Junior section Lucy Durman Rachel Criddle Mark Durman, Mike Hooper for supporting the GTH team and the team at the golf club for their service. Simon Stevenson, Debbie Hutt, Mark, Paulette & Roy.
Junior Championship @Wells Thursday 13th April 2017Somerset Golf Union under 12 & 14 Championship @ Wells golf club on Thursday 13th April 2017.
2016 Somerset Golf Union Under 14`s Championship results from Wheathill
1st Freddie Turnell Burnham gross 79
2nd Charlie Hooper T&P gross 84
5th James Rew T&P gross 86
17th Bailey Langford gross 94
33rd Thomas Rew gross 120
Well done to all the T&P Juniors.
2017 Junior Captain & Vice CaptainsThe Junior Section are very pleased to confirm the following positions starting on the 1st January 2017 until 31st of December 2017 as follows.
Junior Section Captain 2017 = Tom Buckley.
Vice Captain 2017 = Bailey Langford.
Vice Captain 2017= Charlie Hooper
The Junior section will be looking for them to act as role models and set the standard for all of the other 50 Juniors we have registered at Taunton & Pickeridge to follow and also show the rest of the club membership the correct image of the section at all times.
SHORT GAME CHALLENGE 2016
JUNIOR SHORT GAME CHALLENGE=Final Results 2016
Division 1 winner- Bailey Langford
2nd - Charlie Hooper
3rd- Kyle Miller
4th- George Moulding
Division 2 winner- Thomas Rew
2nd - Monty Durman
3rd - Joe Criddle
Well done to all for taking part and Mark Langford for supporting Me for the seven month long competition. See you all for the presentation evening in November.
THE COMPETITION IS OPEN TO ALL TAUNTON & PICKERIDGE JUNIORS AND STARTED IN MARCH AND WILL FINISH IN SEPTEMBER AND IS FREE!
EACH EVENT TAKES PLACE ONCE A MONTH ON A SATURDAY (DATES ON FACEBOOK & WEBSITE) AND STARTS AT 1.30PM AND LASTS FOR UPTO 2 HOURS.
ALL OF THE EVENTS ARE BASED ON PUTTING & CHIPPING & BUNKER PLAY.
EACH EVENT IS OVER 18 HOLES ON THE PRACTICE AREA GREENS AND ARE PLAYED AS PAR 3`S USING STABLEFORD SCORING.
PLEASE NOTE YOU PICK THE BEST 3 SCORES YOU REGISTER FROM THE SESSIONS TO RECORD YOUR BEST OVERALL TOTAL. SO YOU DO NOT NEED TO COME EVERY MONTH!
LAST YEARS WINNERS
1ST BAILEY LANGFORD
2ND CHARLIE HOOPER
3RD JAMES REW
4TH JOE CRIDDLE
ALL OF THE SESSIONS ARE FOCUSED ON YOUR SHORT GAME AND IT IS A GREAT WAY TO IMPROVE BY AIMING TO BEAT YOUR PREVIOUS SCORES AND ALSO COMPETING AGAINST THE OTHER JUNIORS AND IS GREAT FUN.
THIS WILL BE THE 4TH YEAR MIKE HAS ARRANGED THE SESSIONS SUPPORTED BY MARK LANGFORD.
PLEASE NOTE IF ANY PARENTS WHO ARE GOLFERS WOULD LIKE TO TAKE PART OR BE INVOLVED PLEASE LET US KNOW.
Junior Section Texas Scramble & Carvery 21st August 2016
1st Rachel Criddle, Charlie Hooper & Chris Wyatt
2nd Mark Durman James Pellow, Andy Lawson.
3rd Mark Langford, Simon Heap, Joe Criddle.
4th Helen Hayward, Monty Durman, Kyle Miller.
5th Kirstie Miller, Bailey Langford, Mike Hooper.
...great day with 9 teams entered and total of 40 Parents/Families watching the golf and the enjoying the carvery afterwards......well played all and thanks for making a great day....
many thanks to Steve Olive @missingman media for the great images...
The event was played over 6 academy holes on Sunday 21st August.
Followed by a carvery with teams of 3..
Taunton & Pickeridge Junior Golf Team Fixtures 2017
SOMERSET JUNIOR GOLF LEAGUE 2017
DIVISION 1 TEAMS.
WORLEBURY EVENT=Sunday 16th April @ 11.30
WELLS EVENT = Sunday 30th April @12.00
TAUNTON & PICKERIDGE HOME EVENT = Sunday 7th May @12.30
LONG SUTTON EVENT = Sunday 21st May @12.00
ENMORE EVENT = Sunday 18th June @ 11.00
MENDIP SPRING EVENT =Saturday 8th July @ 2 pm
THE FORMAT IS FOR EACH CLUB TO HOST THE OTHERS AND TAKE A TEAM OF FIVE JUNIOR GOLFERS TO PLAY INDIVIDUALLY FOR YOUR CLUB WITH STABLEFORD SCORING OVER 18 HOLES. THE BEST SCORING GOLFER WILL GET 30 POINTS, 2ND 29 POINTS, 3RD 28 ETC TO LAST PLACE GETTING 1 POINT TOWARDS THE TEAM TOTAL. FOOD WILL BE PROVIDED BEFORE THE GOLF AND THERE WILL BE A QUICK PRESENTATION OF GOLF BALLS AFTERWARDS FOR THE TOP 5.
THIS WILL BE REPEATED AT EACH CLUB AS A ROUND ROBIN AND THE WINNERS WILL BE THE CLUB WITH THE MOST POINTS AT THE END.
THE TEAMS WILL BE SELECTED BY THE JUNIOR SECTION CAPTAIN & VICE CAPTAINS WITH INPUT FROM MARK & MIKE.
2017 CHAMPION CLUB EVENT = Saltford on Sunday 25th June
2017 JAMBOREE = Sunday 23rd July at Mendip Spring @12pm with teams of 4
2017 ROUND 1 OF THE KNOCK-OUT CUP = HOME TO ENMORE DATE?
Raffle draw 2017
Season Long Trophy
2016 winner Charlie Hooper with the T&P Captain Mr John Snell on the presention evening
The award started on January 1st 2016- until October 1st and was awarded on the annual club presentation evening for the Taunton & Pickeridge Junior with a handicap of 54 or less that has shown the most improvement in handicap,commitment,attendance, during that time.
The Junior Section Committee decided the winner