St. Enodoc Golf Club - HARRY CHAMPION MEMORIAL 2018


Harry Champion commonly known as 'Gook' was a past County Champion and a left hander playing with right handed clubs ( clickey )winning in 1969 at the age of 51 at St Enodoc.

Harry was eventually given honorary membership of St Enodoc and he was also a honorary member of Launceston, Mullion, Perranporth, & West Cornwall Golf Clubs. Annually a golf tournament is held in his honour at one of the above clubs plus a team of Nomads who Harry played with on a regular basis.

Representing St. Enodoc is a team who played or was associated with Harry as Artisan members at Daymer Bay. Teams of eight playing in pairs played a four ball better ball competition with all scores to count, the prize was Gooks old Flukin iron.

John Paul & Kevin Francis were first out for St. Enodoc with a score of 43 pts placing them third overall, Mike & Nigel Buse 38pts, Andy Bunt & Tom Wills whose father caddied for Gook when he won the championship 35pts and bringing up the rear was Mark Meneer ( Meecher ) & international star Shaun Hawken with 34 pts.

Perranporth won the day with St. Enodoc finishing in fourth place overall.

West Cornwall were thanked for their course presentation & hospitality.

We look forward to playing next year at Launceston Golf Club.