Ian Appleton of Mellor & Townscliffe Golf Club made it 13 winners in 2017, which means it’s playoff time!
Ian, who signed up via The Golf Guide, made his ace during the Causeway Coast Golf Tournament. His hole in one means a playoff will be held to whittle down the field to the final lucky twelve who will be on their way to TPC Sawgrass.
Speaking after he scored his ace, Ian said: “I could only see the top of the flag from the tee as there is a dune in front of the green. I knew it would be close when I hit it as it was a sweet shot and dead at the flag.
“One of my playing partners said “I think that’s gone in”. He wasn’t sure as he thought it might have just run past the flag but when we started walking towards the green and could only see 2 balls he said it was in the hole. He was right!”
Congratulations to Carol Slinger of Penrith Golf Club making her dream ace. Our fourth Hole In One has been verified and Cumbria have done it again with Carol Slinger making the ultimate shot whilst playing in an Open Event at St Boswells GC, the HIO-CLUB ladies are certainly keeping up with the men in hitting […]
Congratulations to Graham Burnett of Westhill GC Aberdeenshire who has just booked his place to Sawgrass. Scored on the 191yds 17th Hole in the Seniors 2nd Round Order of Merit on the 24th MAY 2018, this was Graham’s third ace and unfortunately he has never seen any of them drop in the hole, well this […]
Cumbria must be the hot bed of Hole In Ones in the UK as Carlisle Golf Club have done it again Kevin Simmonds aced the clubs 186yds 2nd Hole in the Presidents Medal Qualifier, playing partners Malcolm Jopson and Ian Dixon watched the dream shot roll into the hole, this now sees Kevin’s placed booked […]