Dorset Golf Captains E-mail contact:  admin@dorsetcaptains.org.uk

The Colin Chataway Trophy

Colin Chataway Organiser: - Jim Allan

          Email: -  jim.w.allan@btopenworld.com

Organiser and 3 of the 2018 Sherborne WINNING team

2018 winning Sherborne team

The venue and date for 2019 is

THURSDAY 1st AUGUST 2019 at THE ASHLEY WOOD GOLF CLUB

Each playing group, which comprises players from different Clubs, is accompanied by a member of the Dorset Captains to advise as necessary.

The event is hosted by a different club in the county each year; the 2019 competition will be held on Thursday 1st August at The Ashley Wood Golf Club.

The Colin Chataway Trophy organised by The Dorset Captains was inaugurated in 1982 with the aim of encouraging Junior competition
and helping boys and girls aged 16 and under with their Etiquette and interpretation of the Rules of Golf.

Golf Clubs throughout Dorset are invited to enter one or two teams of four players to contest this stableford team event. 
The team with the highest aggregate of the four scores wins the competition.

Each playing group, which comprises players from different Clubs, is accompanied by a member of the Dorset Captains to advise as necessary.

The event has proved to be very popular with competitors
Tt is played in a competitive spirit whilst also fulfilling its educational aims. 
Indeed, its alumnae include a number of current tournament professionals, club professionals and county players.

 The Colin Chataway Trophy has been won by many different clubs in the county over the years.
It is hoped that this spread will widen in the future.

Entry is by invitation in April each year. Further information can be obtained from admin@dorsetcaptains.org.uk

2018 Result

Organiser and 3 of the 2018 Sherborne WINNING team

2018 winning team

Fifty one youngsters representing nine clubs competed on an overcast, dry and occasionally breezy day at Crane Valley Golf Club (22nd August). 
The results were as follows:

 

The Colin Chataway Trophy
2018 @ Crane Valley
 Winner 2018

Sherborne 1

151 pts
Runner-up

Dudsbury 1

151 pts
     
Category Winners    
16 years

Lauren Purchase, Dudsbury 1 (42 pts)

42 pts
15 years

Oliver Park, Dudsbury 1 (41 pts)

41 pts
14 years Matt Drayton, (Sherborne 1) (44 pts)   44 pts
≤13years

Evan Goulding, (Ferndown 2) ocb (43 pts)

43 pts
Youngest Player

Ollie Tolman, (Yeovil 2)

9 years old
*ocb - On Count Back
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