The Seniors section at Carholme Golf Club is very active and has many members. To play with the seniors you must be aged 55 and over. Seniors play Competitions in several formats on a Monday and Wednesday and many also play on a Friday.

There is a full fixture list throughout the playing season. The senior section play both Home & Away matches which are open to all and are well attended. They also have various away days throughout the year, which is a great way to meet other members and develop your golf.

The seniors section is managed by the committee:

Jim Sweeney - Chairman
Dave Mellor - Secretary ----------------------
Steve Nisbet - Competition Secretary------
John Mckee - Treasurer -----------------------
Ken Watson - Match Secretary --------------
Jim Gardiner - Committee --------------------
Bob Reid - Committee

Seniors Match Teams 2021


Match Result
Away v Retford Lost 1 - 5
Away v Southwell Lost 1.5 - 5.5
1st leg of Tri-club @ Oakmere Park Points: Oakmere 40, Pottergate 22, Carholme 34
Away v Millfield Won  3.5 -  2.5 
V  Ladies Hugh Morrison Trophy    Ladies 1.5  -  Senior's 2.5
Away v  Blankney      Won   4.5    -  3.5 
2nd leg of Tri-club at Pottergate Points:       Oakmere 25     Pottergate 32         Carholme 35
  Running pts:     65                       54                                 69 
Home Oakmere Park        Lost     2.5 to 3.5
Away  Normanby Hall       Lost     2   to  6
Home Pottergate Draw 3.5 to 3.5
Home Retford Won 5 to 1
3rd leg of Tri-club at Carholme Won the leg with 40 pts and the Match with a total of 109 pts

Senior's LIMPS Fixtures 2021

Names please to Ken Watson asap for each event. 
Places are limited apart from the season finale. 
Because of the current situation we will NOT be having nearest pins. 
Just £2 entrance fee to add to above prices.  
Thank you for your continued support. 
Email please     Or text     07910378585 

Date Venue Detail Cost
Friday 15 October CAVE CASTLE Tees from 10.00 Golf + Coffee & bacon bap on arrival. Cost  £26.50 + £2 competition fee. 5 buggies reserved 
Friday 29th. October CARHOLME Tees from 8.00 coffee on arrival + 2 course meal on round completion. Cost £15, which includes £2 competition fee. Please do NOT enter unless meal to be taken. This list will be on the notice board until the closing date of 22/10/21.

Senior's LIMPS Fixtures  2022

Three to 4 buggies reserved per venue except Carholme, where you will have to provide your own transport.

Date Venue Detail Cost
Friday 29/04/22 SPALDING** Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £30.00
Friday 27/05/22 LOUTH** Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £24.00
Friday 24/06/22 COTTINGHAM Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £24.00
Friday 22/07/22 RUTLAND WATER** Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 10.00 £26.00
Friday 19/08/22 THORNEY LAKES Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £20.00
Friday 09/09/22 WALTHAM WINDMILL** Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £27.00
Friday 14/10/22 GAINSBOROUGH Golf, coffee-bacon bap tees/from 9.00 £37.00
Friday 28/10/22 CARHOLME Golf, coffee + meal/ tees/from 8.36 £13.00

Senior Matches 2021

Date Venue Team Numbers
Wed 1st Sept Tri-club Carholme 8
Wed 8th Sept Away Belton Woods 16
Wed 15th Sept Home Normanby Hall 16
Wed 29th Sept Home Blankney 16
Wed 6th Oct Home Millfield 12
Mon 11th Oct Away Pottergate 12


When a Senior's Match is planned on a Monday or Wednesday there will be no Senior's Competition that day. When the Match is at home there will be a block booking and normal individual bookings can be made around the block on ClubV1. When the Match is away then normal daily booking will apply. If a Match is cancelled and there is sufficient time a Competition will be arranged.

  Wednesday 1st Seniors Tri-match @ Carholme
  Monday 6th Gordon Tinker Trophy (Stableford White Tee)
  Wednesday 8th Seniors v Belton Woods (Away)
  Monday 13th Frank Scotney Cup (Stableford)
  Wednesday 15th Seniors v Normanby Hall (Home)
  Monday 20th Ken Watson Trophy (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 22nd Cyril Platts Trophy (Stableford)
  Monday 27th Seniors September Medal (White Tee)
  Wednesday 29th Seniors v Blankney (Home)
  Monday 4th Louis Lacey Trophy (Stableford Yellow Tee)
  Wednesday 6th Seniors v Millfield (Home)
  Monday 11th Seniors v Pottergate (Away)
  Wednesday 13th Whisky Stagger (Stableford)
  Monday 18th Turkey Trot (Stableford)
  Wednesday 20th Wine Wobble (Stableford)
  Monday 25th Seniors Competition
  Wednesday 27th --


Carholme Golf Club

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