Sponsored by Higgins Group PLC.
Hosted by Colchester Golf Club
2017 Essex Ladies County Champion FayeTrigg (Clacton‐on‐Sea), with Ashley Powell, Higgins Group PLC sponsors of the Essex Ladies Championship, and Katy Yates (Clacton‐on‐Sea) Championship Runner Up.
Congratulations to Faye Trigg, 2017 Essex Ladies Champion.
Faye (Clacton-on-Sea GC) began the first day of the Championship with a gross score of 164 after 36 holes strokeplay. She went on to successfully win through matches against Sophie Wheeler (Thorndon Park), and Paige Kemp (Boyce Hill) before playing Katy Yates (Clacton‐on‐Sea) in the final. Paige Kemp was top qualifier on the first day of the Championship with a gross score of 153.
Ashley Powell, Higgins Group PLC, sponsors of the Essex Ladies Championship, with Maria Williams (Rochford Hundred) Essex Ladies Senior Champion 2017 and runner up Jo Rumsey (Rochford Hundred).
Congratulations also to Maria Williams (Rochford Hundred) County Senior Champion. Maria won the Ladies Championship 30 years ago when it was also played at Colchester! She began the 2017 Championship with a gross score of 86 before successfully winning her matches against Toni Brockwell (Braintree), Nicola Iles (Crondon Park), and Jo Rumsey (Rochford Hundred) who had held the title for the last four years. Nicola Iles was top qualifer on the first day of the Championship with a gross score of 81.
Thanks to Colchester Golf Club for hosting the event.For detailed results please see Competitions / County Championship pages.
The 'Girls Golf Rocks' campaign is back again this year with free taster sessions at seven venues across Essex. This is open to any girl, any age up to 18 years old and will be followed by weekly lessons at a nominal cost (any girl that joins the weekly lessons will receive a free 7 iron). Also there will be 5 events throughout the season at various venues across the County where you will receive coaching, lunch, a fun competition followed by a prize giving, Entry forms under the Junior Section.
Free Taster Sessions -
Colne Valley GC - Tuesday 18th April 4.30-6pm
Frinton GC - Tuesday 18th April 5-6.30pm
Little Channels GC - Tuesday 18th April 5.30-7pm
Millers Barn GC - Tuesday 18th April 6-7.30pm
Garon Park Golf Complex - Wednesday 19th April 5.30-6.30pm
Rivenhall Oaks Golf Centre - Sunday 23rd April 10-11.30am
The Rayleigh Club - Sunday 23rd April 11-12.30pm
Contact your nearest club to book your FREE place or you can book on Getintogolf.org/girlsgolfrocks
|Round 1||Monday, 10th April|
|Round 2||Monday, 8th May|
|Round 3||Monday 12th June|
|Round 4||Monday, 10th July|
|Semi Finals||Monday 7th August|
|Finals||Monday 11th September|
|2017 fixture list|
18 Hole Competition for H/Caps 30‐36
|31 May||Essex V Surrey (A)|
|1-2 Jun||South East Schools Championship|
|5 Jun||County Delegates Meeting|
|5 Jun||Competitions Sub Committee Meeting|
|12 Jun||Munro Foursomes 3rd Round|
|13-17 Jun||Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship|