The Chedi Muscat Monthly Medal for November
November 2nd 2013 - With the course still
in immaculate condition from the National Bank of Oman Challenge
Tour Event the week prior the eager field took to the links for The
Chedi Muscat Monthly Medal for November keen to experience the
course as it had been played by the Pros.
The Challenge Tour Event had certainly captured the interest of
the Almouj Golf Membership as the November Medal recorded the
highest number of entries since The Chedi Muscat began their
support of the tournament in September 2012.
Making light of the speedy putting surfaces and punishing rough
was 23 handicap Mike Reed, a regular in members tournaments Mike
put together a fine round with halves of 49 and 44 to take the net
title with a total of net 70. Mike's round also included a 2 at the
iconic island green 14th. Podium regular Nasaruddin
Mohamed was looking very likely to take the net title with a very
strong net 68, however playing off a handicap of 12 Nasaruddin's
efforts deservedly claimed the gross prize. Playing in the first
group of the day Nasaruddin started steadily with an outward 9
holes of 43, inspired at the turn he then posted a gross 37 on the
inward 9 for a total of 80 which was not bettered for the remainder
of the day.
In the Ladies net division it was the ever present Yvonne
Welling who climbed to the top of the leaderboard with a net 75,
playing off a handicap of 22 Yvonne recorded gross pars at 3 of
Almouj Golf's 4 Par 3 holes to edge out Susan McInnes who scored a
Emulating the hospitality extended to the Challenge Tour players
the week before the competitors were treated to a fantastic post
round buffet in the Academy Clubhouse courtesy of The Chedi Muscat
before the winners were presented with their prizes.
The top 5 scores were as follows:
The next fixture in Almouj Golf's calendar is the Captains Day
hosted by Kim and William on the 8th November, we look
forward to an enjoyable day!