Golf: Harding takes Birchbank club title

The Birchbank Golf Club held it’s 2013 Men’s Club Championship on the weekend and a familiar figure raised the champions trophy.

The Birchbank Golf Club held it’s 2013 Men’s Club Championship on the weekend and when the last putt sank, a familiar figure raised the champions trophy.

The championship was a two-day 36-hole competition with 35 low-handicappers hitting the fairways Saturday and Sunday.

Brad Harding in his characteristic floppy hat, sun glasses, turned up collar, and Bermuda shorts hit a two-day total of 143 to take the overall low gross title.

Overall low net winner went to Dan Horan who beast Wayne Southall on the first playoff hole with a 136.

The first flight low gross winner went to Willie Hicks, and the first flight low net to Bob Elliott.

In the second flight, Wayne Southall picked up low gross, while Russ Beauchamp claimed low net.