17 Sep 2019

After a hectic June, competitions were reduced in July at Drax with just the regular monthly gongs up for grabs. The outstanding performance was in the Monthly Medal Division One with Phil Skilbeck and Liam Waite both scoring nett 63. Phil took the medal with a better back 9! Mark Pearson appeared o...

9 Jul 2019

Andy Ritchings stormed to a double medal win in May and Matt Graves kept in touch with a medal win and a superb 7 under par round to win the prestigious Elvin Dickinson Memorial trophy. Elvin would have been amused to note one of his successors Mark Sneap was pipped by 1 shot in a high quality compe...

15 May 2019

April has seen a steady start to the season at Drax Golf Club. Already it looks like there will be a season with plenty of different players picking up the spoils.

Colin Taylor kicked the competitive year off with a tremendous nett 62 in the monthly medal winning division 3 by a good margin. It was c...

9 Apr 2019

The warmest summer on record, followed by one of the driest winters set the golf course at Drax up perfectly for the first event of the 2019 season, the Captain’s Drive In which, ironically, was postponed due to bad weather 3 weeks earlier! On a crisp and Sunny morning, the 2019 Captain Dan Mitchell...

9 Oct 2018

The weather continued to shine as the golf season finally drew to a close at Drax. The Medal final was the reward for prizes accumulated through the season and it was fitting that the most consistent performers swept the board in all 3 divisions. Steve Fitt completed his stellar season with success...

31 Aug 2018

Drax Golf Club head green keeper Mark Sneap welcomed the rain in August and the course was.transformed from the baked fairways back to its attractive lush self, the golfers however continued unabated and several familiar names added more gongs to their collection! Chief among them was the irrepressi...

30 Aug 2018

6 year old Lucas Skilbeck of Carlton in Snaith achieved what golfers all over the world aspire to by qualifying for the final of a national junior golf tournament played at the home of golf, St Andrews in Scotland.

Lucas, who attends Carlton Primary School, has been playing in age group tournaments a...

6 Aug 2018

The fantastic summer of 2018 has seen the fairways at Drax packed with competitors as the trophies have been played for in glorious weather. The outstanding performance of the year to date was Liam Waite’s extraordinary display of skill and stamina in winning both the nett and gross section of the c...

4 Jun 2018

The wet weather finally relented and the 2018 season has taken off in a blur of warm weather and back to back competitions!

April was a family friendly month, Ian and his father Stephen Mileham won the Division 1 and 2 midweek medals, while Craig Shelton won the Annual Shield for the Tiger section, w...