Marc Chapman wins the Dunton Open

Saturday 6th August saw Marc Chapman take the honours in the rebranded Dunton Open. Marc equalled the course record in round two with a stunning 36,  before closing with a 38 to enjoy a four stroke victory on 119 strokes.

Steve Lovell took the runners up spot at Dunton on 123, with former Champion Mark Wood third, a further four shots back on 127.  

Speaking following his victory, Marc said “ I’m Thrilled to win for the first time at Dunton Hills. It’s a course that has taken a few years to learn and understand the complexities on some holes – always a different but enjoyable challenge!”

James Shaw won the Cat 2 Gold Medal with a score of 139, David Jermey took Silver on 145, with Richard Jones the Bronze on 148.

In Cat 3/4, Dunton debutant Rachel King took the Gold Medal, and an excellent top ten finish, also with a score of 139, Cameron Fincher the Silver on 142, with Luke Ryan & Neil Tann sharing Bronze on147

Rachel also took the Women’s title ahead of Shelley Cooper on149 and Marion Hartley on160.

Cameron also took the Youth division ahead of Harley Kelly on163 and Paul Tann on 179 

It was a triple celebration for the Fincher household with Dave Fincher winning the Most Improved Player Medal


Full Results from the event can be found at:

 Pictures of the event can be seen on the Strokes Minigolf Club Facebook page.