Pro Am 2023 - Friday 4th August
2023 Pro Am - sponsored by Carlsberg-Marston's Brewery Company
The Cathedral Course was in excellent condition and the weather was kind enough for the 40 teams of amateurs and professionals competing in the annual Pro Am tournament at the Club on Friday 4th August. Vice President Phil Steele's dream team of Andrew Steele, President Jim Gould and PGA Professional James Ruth won the main team event in style with a 2 stroke winning margin on 16 under par.
Runners up were Neil Inder, Russell Inder, Justin Safe and SSWGC Touring Professional Tom Stagg.
Jon Welling's team of Ash Foord, Martin Emm and PGA Pro Martyn Thompson finished third on 13 under.
The Pro Individual event was won by James Ruth (recently crowned English PGA Champion) on a terrific 5 under par, with Michael Watson second on 4 under and Jack Pope third on 3 under.
Spot prizes were won as follows:
Nearest the pins: 6th Dominic Oxley-Thorne; 8th Julian Wilson; 13th Sam Elkins; 18th Ashley Foord
Longest Drive 16th: Cameron Young
A huge thank you to all the sponsors, teams, professionals and volunteers that made the day such a success. Approximately £2000 was raised for the Captain's Charity, The Salisbury Foodbank.
For full results and more information, click here.
Jeremy Landey was on-hand all day taking team pictures of every group on the 1st tee, action shots of every player and even the presentation ceremony which, as usual, was enthusiastically supported by many of the competitors and their guests. The fab photos are available to buy (download or print) here...