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Players and spectators all agreed that the 2011 Grand Final of UK Kids golf was a great day. Wind and rain at the start and the end of the day didin't dampen the enthusiasm of the 110 players or the estimated 250 spectators on the Grand Prix and Wedgewood courses at Whittlebury Park in Northamptonshire. Lots of very good golf was played and the main objective of the day, having fun, was clearly achieved.
The UK Kids Golf team were supported by three members from clubmakers John Letters of Scotland who also provided prizes for the chipping, putting and nearest the pin competitions. All the players who took part in the Grand Final had done tremendously well to be invited and on the day some players scored a little better and received the UK Kids Golf trophies for thier age group. The trophhy winners were:
Boys 12-13 age group 1st William Bond 2nd Thomas Forster 3rd Jack Slater
Girls 12-13 age group 1st Chalani Allen
Boys 10-11 age group 1st Arron Woodward 2nd Hayden Taylor 3rd Jude Everitt
Girls 10-11 age group 1st Jade Guest 2nd Jessica Stephenson 3rd Toni-louise Naylor
Boys 8-9 age group 1st Jack Holmwood 2nd Nathan Newton 3rd Harvey Evans
Girls 8-9 age group 1st Lana Tommey 2nd Charlotte Heard 3rd Natasha Bamford
Boys 6-7 age group 1st Evdokios Demetrios 2nd Sam Hall 3rd Max Faulkner
Boys 6-7 age group 1st Ffion Tynan 2nd Anna Guest 3rd Eleanor Gamble
All the players will receive an invitation to the 2012 US Kids Golf European Championships in Scotland and those in 1st place received invitations to play at the legendary Wentworth Golf Club.
The full list of players and scores.