Golf Skills Cymru

4 visitors to the Golf Skills Cymru stand at the 2011 SAAB Wales Open  were successful in beating the target score established by European Tour ace, and one of the world’s finest putters, Rhys Davies.

In total just over 1000 people of all ages and golfing ability participated in the challenge to beat the score of 68 set by Davies during the launch of Golf Skills Cymru.

The best score of the week and sitting atop the Leaderboard come Sunday afternoon was 72, scored by Mountain Ash’s Rhys Carhart. Rhys managed to either equal or beat Davies’s scores across the 3 putting challenges.

One of the most impressive scores of the week was set by nine year old Joe Hill. Jo who doesn’t play golf stepped up and achieved a remarkable score of 70, beating Davies by 2.

Other notable scores from the week were 67 by ladies European Tour ace Rhian Wyn Thomas and Golf Union of Wales senior international Janet Doleman.

All scores recorded during the week can be viewed by visiting and following the relevant pages to the putting leaderboards.

The Rhys Davies Challenge Leaderboard of the top 20 scores of the week can be accessed via the resource section of the site.

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