Meon Valley Hotel- Golfing Weekend 11-12th August 2023

26 members attended this years annual weekend golf tournament. Meon Valley Championship and Valley courses in Hampshire proved to be a tough challenge for some golfers with most holes tree lined and plenty of water hazards waiting for the stray hit.

Veteran Nigel Stevenson (18HC) took overall most points award winning 2 of the 3 qualifying events and the ‘Young Traffords’ team consisting of Karl Robson, Kevin Oxberry, Andy Oxberry and Chris Dawkins won the Sunday Texas Scramble.

Final results:

  • Friday’s Championship Course 18 holes: Nigel Stevenson (38pts), runner up and new member Michael Iddenden (37pts) and Kingsley Williams took 3rd (36pts)
  • Saturday mornings 9 hole on the Valley Course was a reshuffle of the previous day, Winner Nigel Stevenson (21pts), runner up Kingsley Williams (19pts) and on countback 3rd Michael Iddenden (19pts)
  • Saturday afternoon 18 holes back on the Championship Course, Winner Will Weller (38pts), runner up Roy Coveney (35pts) and on countback 3rd veteran Pat Dawkins (35pts)
  • Sunday Texas Scramble on the Championship Course: Winners The ‘Young Traffords’ – Karl Robson, Kevin Oxberry, Andy Oxberry, Chris Dawkins

L/R: Ricky Woolley (organiser), Karl Robson (V.Pres), Nigel Stevenson (overall winner)

The overall winner over 3 events with a score of 92 points (45 holes) was Nigel Stevenson

Winners and spot prizes

Friday Championship Course
Winner Nigel Stevenson
R/up Michael Iddenden
3rd Kingsley Williams

N/P Simon Fowler
L/D Gareth Venables

Saturday AM (9 holes) Valley Course
Winner Nigel Stevenson
R/Up Kingsley Williams
3rd Michael Iddenden

N/P Jayson Cubbage
L/D Kingsley Williams

Saturday PM Championship Course

Saturday PM event winner Will Weller (R)

Winner Will Weller
R/Up Roy Covenry
3rd Pat Dawkins

N/P John Knight
L/D Karl Robson

Sunday Texas Scramble

Texas Scrable winners: The young Traffords (L/R) Karl Robson, Andy Oxberry, Chris Dawkins, Kevin Oxberry

Winners The young Traffords
Karl Robson
Kevin Oxberry
Andy Oxberry
Chris Dawkins

N/P Chris Snell
L/D Den Turner

Sweepstake £100 won by Karl Robson

N/P = nearest the pin
L/D = longest drive


Organiser: Ricky Woolley
Presentation: Vice President Karl Robson
Photos: Courtesy Alan Mountain