One of our most prestigious events began on Saturday - the Booth Cup
There are 4 Qualifying Rounds with the best gross and the 2 best net scores qualifying for the final in late November.
Chris Goad posted a 73 (+1) on Saturday morning and remained the best gross score through the afternoon.  Nathan Smith was his nearest challenger with 74.
Paul Hurtley (66) and Dean Palmer (67) were the net qualifiers in the afternoon field.  The reserves are Sam Carey (69) and Brooke Hibberdine (70).
The qualifying players need to complete 2 rounds of qualifying to confirm their place in the Final.  The remaining qualifying round dates are:
Round 2 - Saturday May 15
Round 3 - Saturday August 28
Round 4 - Saturday November 20
Final (36 Holes) - Saturday November 27.