Auld Enemies Cup – Scotland take the Win
After a fiercely fought battle, the Auld Enemies Cup returned home to Scotland as a team of 14 players from the Scottish Disability Golf Partnership (SDGP), took on the might of the Team England and Wales from The Disabled Golf Society and Welsh Disabled Golf.
The event, a pan-disabled ‘Ryder Cup’ style 3 day event took place on Friday 14th (6 x foursomes), Saturday 15th (6 x fourballs) and Sunday 16th September 2012 (12 x singles) and was played at Breadsall Priory Hotel and Country Club, Moor Road, Morley, nr. Derby, Derbyshire DE7 6DL with this Marriott resort providing a fantastic venue for such an event.
Stevie Cunningham, Captain for SDGP said “A massive thanks to every member of Team Scotland for their efforts in helping to win the Auld Enemies Cup at the weekend. I am really proud of you all & to call myself your Captain.
You played exceptional golf & supported the team when you were not playing which helped to keep the momentum going. The winning team members are: Jim Gales MBE – Vice Captain; Bob Drysdale; Kevin Harmison; Colin Brock; Andy McDonald; Malcolm Gerdes-Hansen; Garry McNulty; Ian White; Jim Davidson; Jocky Elliott; Paul Cunningham; Kerr Scott; and Davy More.A special mention also goes to our Guides Paul Shepherd & Norrie Ross for giving up their time to come along & help wherever possible both on & off the course & driving the minibus.It is very much appreciated.
Also thanks go to Graeme & Sue Robertson for finding such a fantastic resort & to all of the Team England members who played some fantastic golf & made the match one to remember & look forward to seeing you next year.”