WABGA WA Blind Golf Open Championships 2020

The 2020 WA Blind Golf Open was held as a Stableford event on Thursday 17th and Friday 18th of September at Wembley Golf Club. It was played in fine weather.

There were only 10 entrants as entry was restricted to residents of Western Australia. Interstate players were barred because of the COVID-19 virus. (Doug Burrows withdrew for medical reasons). It was a low-key no-frills event with the prize giving being deferred until the annual luncheon in November.

The winner was Malcolm Elliott on 74 points with caddie Chris Foley. Runner-up was Jenny McCallum on 70 points with caddie Ian McCallum. The Ladies Champion was Deanna Minciullo on 72 points with caddie Clarrie Minciullo.

(WABGA rules states that a player may only win one prize)

Full Stableford points in alphabetical order are:

Player Sight Class H'cap Points Caddie
Ron Anderson B2 45 31 + 31 = 62 pts John French
Maureen Crawford B3 42 17 + 23 = 40 pts Jim Crawford
Peter Drury B2 45 23 + 33 = 56 pts Gordon Berryman
Malcolm Elliott B2 44 45 + 29 = 74 pts Chris Foley
Peter Heinrich B3 36 28 + 30 = 58 pts Carol Mill
David Lee B3 33 30 + 24 = 54 pts Jim Drysdale
Lorraine Manera B2 43 31 + 21 = 52 pts Kevin Williamson
Dave Martin B2 41 31 + 29 = 60 pts Jodie Martin
Jenny McCallum B2 31 38 + 32 = 70 pts Ian McCallum
Deanna Minciullo B2 34 36 + 36 = 72 pts Clarrie Minciullo