No rest for the wicked as both draws for the Challenge Cup and Plate have now been released. This year thanks to the clubs awesome new ClubV1 system the knockouts will be visible online via HowDidIDo as well as via the traditional sheets in the looker rooms. Results are still to be posted by the winning player following their match on the locker room sheets.
73 entrants this year will battle it our for one of Helsbys Major prizes. 18 randomly drawn competitors will be contesting a prelim before joining the remaining 55 golfers in round one. Defending champion, Charlie Fletcher comes up against the formidable Alistair McCarey with last years runner up facing the dangerous David Bunting. The captain faces off against John Burke with Captain Elect Graham Poland facing Jim Jones in the 1st round proper.
44 teams head into this years battle without the defending champions or the beaten finalists. Perhaps Winter League finalists Steve Green & Chris Davies will enjoy another run but they will first need to get past Phil Jones and Wilkinson.
The Draw for the Challenge Cup can be viewed Here
The Draw for the Challenge Plate can be viewed Here