Quaich Tour 2015
In 2015 the Quaich Tour witnessed 150+ different disc golfers compete in 10 events over 8 months, which is really something special when you think about the state of our sport 4 years ago. Thank You! for your assistance, patience, attendance, and camaraderie. We have so much to look forward to in 2016.
I would like to Thank the sponsors of the Quaich Tour for never hesitating to donate prizes and put up with my endless barrage of questions as we found our feet. Without their commitment to emerging areas we wouldn't be in such a position to celebrate our country wide tour.
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The Quaich Tour was 10 events spread out over the whole of Scotland from March through October in the best of Scottish weather. This year we crown a Champion that was able to play at a high level for the entire season, even topping out as the UK #1 player for a time in late Spring.
Congratulations from all of us!
Seonaidh Charity - Quaich Tour Open Champion 2015 - Team Prodigy Europe
Here's the rest of the story..........
1. Philip Nichols 58* Myerscough
2. Lochlan Laursen 58 St Andrews
3. Rory Curran 59 Glasgow University
3. Gary Walters 59 Myerscough
5. Conner Rock 60 St Andrews
1. Gabriela Staruk 95 St Andrews
2. Rhona Binnie 100 Glasgow University
1. John Bruce 50
1. Seonaidh Charity 50
3. Hamish Blair 52
3. Aaron Cotnoir 52
5. Trevor Bechtel 53
5. Ben Heywood 53
After the first Round (4) singles scores combined
1. St Andrews Univesity 243
2. Myerscough College 246
3. Glasgow University 1 270
4. Glasgow University 3 328
5. Heriot-Watt University 334
6. Glasgow University 2 341
After the singles round we all took a little break to catch our collective breaths before embarking on this challenging course again in Alternate Shot Doubles. I think some of the players were more enticed by the drop zones on some of the trickiest holes. The course at the Hermitage is still temporary and some thick sections of gorse and bramble could make a mistake painful if you really liked the disc. Believe me I know that first hand.
1. Jack/Hugo St Andrews 56
2. Lochlan/Conner St Andrew 59
3. Jamie/Philip Meyrscough 59
4. Joe/Gary Myerscough 60
5. Rory/Kevin Glasgow 64
1. Aaron/Ben 53
2. Seamus/Stephen 55
2. Graham/John 55
3. Hamish/Eachann 56
5. Seonaidh/Andrew 57
Saint Andrews sealed the deal during the final 9 holes of best shot doubles. In the Open division Aaron & Ben of St Andrews held off the fast charging Quaich Tour Locals for the victory.
Best Disc Doubles
1. Hugo/Lochlan St Andrews 27
1. Rory/Chris Glasgow 27
3. Jamie/Phil Myerscough 28
1. Seonaidh/Andrew 22
1. Hamish/Eachann 22
3. Graham/John 25
1. Saint Andrews
2. Myerscough College
3. Glasgow University 1
4. Glasgow University 3
5. Glasgow University 2
6. Heriot-Watt University
1. Aaron Cotnoir - Ben Heywood 184
2. Graham Robbie - John Bruce 185
3. Seonaidh Charity - Andrew lamb 187
4. Hamish Blair - Eachann Blair 188
5. Trevor Bechtel -Fraser Macrae 199
Second and third places in the University division received a 3 disc set from Latitude 64 and prodigy disc Europe. The Hermitage Golf Course provided the excellent conditions, Simon and cafe staff supplied the excellent food, and Mother nature was kind.
Thank You to ALL the volunteers who provided, set-up, broke down and dragged back all the baskets, without you this event would not have happened.
This TD is already looking forward to 2016!
"I have all my wisdom teeth, two up top, two beneath and yet I recognize my mouth says things that aren't so wise" CTD
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