Gill Batchelor Achievement Award Winner 2010
At the presentation of the prizes at the Spring Meeting the Gill Batchelor Achievement Trophy for the best new handicap gained in 2009 was awarded to Luan Skeates.
Luan Skeates with the Gill Batchelor Trophy
Luan started playing golf 3 years ago at West Herts Golf Club and first had a handicap of 45. She entered a few of the Junior club competitions which reduced her handicap down to 36. Luan then Joined The Buckinghamshire at the start of 2009 and during that year entered a lot of away Junior Opens which helped her gain experience and confidence. Luan now plays off a handicap of 11.
During 2009 Luan started the BB&O training programme and represented Bucks Junior Girls team. She was also delighted to be chosen for the Elite Training Squad at the start of 2010.
She entered the Abraham Trophty earlier this year and won her region.
Luan would like to take this opportunity to thank Bucks Ladies and her coach.