Congratulations to Alison Johns who has been appointed as Vice Captain of the Midlands PGA, the first woman to hold the position.
Brief history of Alison’s career:
As an amateur, Alison achieved a handicap of +2 and represented England at both Girls and Ladies level and Great Britain.
Lincolnshire County Champion 1987 & 1989, Midland Girls Champion 1987 & 1989 and England Girls U18 Champion 1987.
Turned Professional in 1991 and played on the Ladies European Tour for 4 years.
Undertook PGA training with Tim Hutton at Sudbrook Moor GC.
Currently working at Woodhall Spa, National Golf Centre as a teaching professional, a position held for 11 years.
Has also worked as teaching professional at Boston & Boston West and club professional at Sutton Bridge.
First Lady Professional to be appointed Lincs PGA Captain.
World Transplant Games - current golf champion. The games are held every two years and has been selected for the team in 2019 at Close House GC, Newcastle in August.
Ten years ago received the gift of life after having a lifesaving liver transplant after an unknown virus attacked her liver.
Junior Girls Fundraiser
Friday the 21st June summers longest day and R.A.F. Coningsby Golf Club ladies section are holding a 9 hole texas scramble, tee off 6pm. Teams of 4 ladies or a mixed team. Price £52 per team. this includes a sausage and mash supper.
County Spring Meeting 29/30th May
Please note the venue for the Spring Bronze Meeting is WALTHAM WINDMILL.
Updated entry forms will be posted on the website and distributed to clubs shortly.
Update: entry forms are available to download from the website
Girls Golf Rocks
Girls Golf Rocks is coming to Lincolnshire in 2019. Dates and venues to be advised.