Boldon’s Luke Tate wins the Ayrshire Links Cup

Luke Tate – a member of Boldon and Whitburn golf clubs – outscored 107 other competitors to win this year’s Ayrshire Links Cup.

Players travelled from across the UK and Europe for the event – played over four days at Western Gailes, Kilmarnock Barassie, Gailes Links and Dundonald Links. Luke led the field in the 72-hole stableford competition with 143 points – beating The Cameron Club’s Paul Gallagher on countback – with a superb closing round of two under-par for 41 points at Dundonald Links.

Luke was also part of the winning team in the event, partnering with Dave Tate (Boldon), Ed Krawitt (Royal Mid Surrey) and Steve Couper (Kendal).