The 2014 season at Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club began on Saturday 29th March when the Captains for 2013, Richard Clayton, Linda Edmondson, Charles McTear and Adam Thomas putted out on the 9th hole to end their year of office.
The incoming Captains for 2014, Ken Wykes, Kully Wain, Mike Lovie and Harry Smith were introduced to the members in the club tradition of wearing an appropriate fancy dress. Followed by each Captain Driving the ball off the 1st tee.
The 2013 Captains presented a cheque for the sum of £6,155 raised for Cancer Research UK .
The Captains charity chosen for the 2014 season is Myton Hospice, which will be used locally.
The Annual Captains v Vice Captains Challenge finished with the Captain’s Richard Clayton team beating Vice Captain Ken Wykes's Team by 13 points with a score of 583 points to 570 points. The winning pair from Richard's team were Tom Joyce and Roy Sturmey (45 points) and from Ken's team were Nev Gardner and Lee Thomas with 43 points