THE new captains at Helsby Golf Club hit perfect tee shots as they drove into office.
Ray Feldwick is the new club captain, while Gill Hancock is lady captain and Jordan Pay has begun his tenure as junior captain.
Ray, from Utkinton, has been a member at Helsby for 12 years.
The former ICI credit manager is looking forward to a year of fundraising efforts, with money raised in 2012 going to the club’s powered wheelchair appeal.
Gill, a former teacher, became a Helsby member 16 years ago and has also played hockey for Winnington Park.Š
She has her name on the honours boards at Helsby, and also represents the club in the West Cheshire League Shield competition. Gill’s chosen charity for the year is the North West Air Ambulance.
Jordan, 16, is a digital arts student at Mid Cheshire College who plays off a handicap of 24. His parents are members of the Helsby club.
All three captains were joined at their drive-in by new club president Alan Lee.
Alan, a former club captain, also is the chairman of the hugely successful powered wheelchair appeal which over the last 29 years has provided 294 powered wheelchairs to deserving local youngsters.