LITTLE SAI WAN GOLF SOCIETY
Welcome to Little Sai Wan Golf Society.
The Little Sai Wan Golf Society was established in 1964 and promotes good golf and good fellowship around the game. The Society plays approximately once per month, usually at the Hong Kong Golf Club facility in Fanling, and also plays occasional events against other Golf Societies plus a long standing annual fixture against the Big Sai Wan Golf Society, usually in Thailand.
The maximum handicap for member is 18, and at any one time there are usually about 70-80 members.
MOST RECENT EVENT
Weather held up surprisingly well despite rain on and off and the event was completed with no issues.
Mark Cameron was the overall winner with a superb 40 pts. Second place on countback despite being cut 3 shots was Terry Wright with 35 pts. Best Front nine was Patrik Sundvisson on 21 pts (who had the worst back nine with 9 pts). Best back nine with 17 pts was Francis Lai.
Raaj Shah won low gross with a six over 76.
Keenest golfer went to Simon Hague with 23 pts. He also won shot of the day (worst) with a shot from 18 fairway on Eden to near the 18th green on the Old Course.
Best guest was won by Paul Correia with 34pts.
Sharpshooter went to Nick Lock (+2 on the six par 3s) – there were 5 people at that number, prize awarded to the highest handicap.
Three people had 2’s (Raaj Shah, Vance Lee and Chris Ivany (G).
Finally the team competition was won by Vance Lee and 2 guests (Andy Ho and Chris Ivany). The team competition was stableford total of the best score on par 3s, best 2 scores on par 4s and best 3 scores on par 5s. Was a tight comp with two teams at 72 pts and one team at 71 and one at 70.
Best front 9
Best Back 9
Raaj Shah/Vance Lee/Chris Ivany(G)
Vance Lee/Chris Ivany (G)/Andy Ho (G)
Shot of the Day
Simon Hague (nearly hitting Old 18th green from Eden 18th fairway)
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