The 17th Auld Tom Morris World Championship (Spring Meeting) was held on Friday 12th April over the Jubilee Bronze Course.
Fourteen members and guests of ‘Keepers’ competed for the coveted trophy playing with five-club sets of hickory golf clubs (replicas of those used originally by Auld Tom). The competition was played in the Stableford format with full handicap allowance and this year’s champion with an excellent score of 32 points was Stuart Gatherum of the St Andrews Golf Club (who is pictured below with the trophy) flanked by Janet Finlay, Honorary Secretary and Jack Munro Communications Manager of Keepers of the Green.
Leading scores returned were; S. Gatherum 32, J. Tickle 27. E. Brown 22, R. Gatherum 21, D. Clark 21, G. Docherty 20, M. Baillie 19, S. Rae 19, J. Gardner 19, H. Wurteille 18 and J. White 18.