Magnolia Park Blog - May Review

The Magnolia Park Corporate Open, Friday 25th May

On Friday 25th May we hosted our third annual Magnolia Park Corporate Open with 14 teams entered, all battling to win the amazing first prize on offer of a 12 month Gold Corporate membership package worth in excess of £2,000!

The weather was forecast to be heavy rain throughout the day, and whilst the rain fell as the teams arrived, it did stop 5 minutes before the shotgun start at 10:30am and never materialised throughout the day.

To add a bit of 'spice' to the day the teams were notified by Sales & Marketing Manager, Matt Davies, of 3 'secret holes' where points would be doubled on the final scorecards. Following a hearty full English breakfast the teams headed out to their starting tee's before the competition commenced playing 4 Ball Better Ball Team Stableford with 2 best scores counting on each hole. We also welcomed LET Access Tour player Zara Houchin from SK Golf Events with us running her Beat the Female Pro on the par 3 17th hole and many of the players tried their luck with a few succeeding!

The 2016 and 2017 champions Let's Talk Eco were unable to defend their title this year so it was going to be a new name on the trophy, and as the scores came in it was tightly contested. That was until the final four cards were submitted!

Following the delicious 2 course meal of Confit Duck followed by Chocolate Torte in the Magnolia Suite the prizes were handed out to the winners, and losers! The double point mystery holes were revealed as the par 3 11th hole (stroke i