Kathryn Stronach - Chairman
Club - Wellingborough GC
Handicap - 11

Born across the Pond I now make the UK my permanent home.  I have been fortunate enough to live most of my life as an expat in many wonderful places such as Dublin Ireland, Grenoble France, Geneva Switzerland and Singapore. I learned how to play golf here in Northamptonshire and instantly loved the friendly competitive spirit and the sense of belonging that came with joining a golf club. Currently a member of Wellingborough Golf Club I have been the NGL Ladies Competitions organiser for 4 years.   I have also been honoured to have been Ladies’ Captain at both Delapre Park Golf Club and Kettering Golf Club as well as holding various other committee positions at both.

Jack Marr - President, Company Secretary and Treasurer
Club - Priors Hall GC
Handicap - 14

Responsible for the financial forecasting and reporting, health and safety and legal compliance of the company. 
Jack has served for thirty eight years on the Priors Hall committee and is the current President. 
He is also a qualified referee.

Catherine Tildesley - Vice President and Commercial Director
Club - Northamptonshire County GC
Handicap - 16

A past Lady Captain and Club Captain of Collingtree Park GC having held various other committee roles. Recently joined Northamptonshire County GC.  With a handicap of 16, Catherine says ‘one of the best things about golf is the community that surrounds it, it is a game of multiple challenges, which means the potential for multiple accomplishments.

John Pearson - Secretary
Club - Whittlebury Park GC
Handicap - 18

County Secretary for 11 years and looking forward to the opportunities presented by the merger. Hacker but occasionally wins (with the right partner).

Marcel Aarts - Competitions Director
Club - Kettering GC
Handicap - 8

Qualified golf referee, leads the competitions team for competitive golf in Northamptonshire. Competitive golfer, golf marshal, waterpolo national league referee and player and enjoyes many other sports.

Ryan Genner - Mens Teams Director
Club - Overstone Park GC
Handicap - 0

Overseeing the smooth running of the Men’s County Teams and their fixtures year on year. Currently one of the 2nd Team NGL Captains. Was a member at Priors Hall GC as a junior before joining Overstone in 2016.

Claire Lindsay
Club - Wellingborough GC
Handicap - 2

NGL Ladies’ Champion 2017. Five-time holder of Collingtree Park GC Ladies Club Championship. NGL Ladies 1st and 2nd Team Captain and player. A mixture of enthusiasm, dedication and a wealth of knowledge and ideas to help move the ladies’ teams forward.  Outside of golf, family and work in hospitality management keep Claire very busy.


Asy Ho - Junior Golf  Director
Club - Overstone Park GC
Handicap - 17

Asy has been the Junior Coordinator at Overstone Park GC for the last 3 years. During this time he has focused on developing junior golfers at all levels through providing quality coaching, ensuring they have access to practice both on and off the courseand also importantly to provide opportunities to gain experience of competitive golf.  He looks forward to continuing to do this with Juniors accross the County.


Michael Farr - 
Club - Northamptonshire County GC
Handicap - +1.5

Represented NGL on both junior and men’s squads. Currently working towards PGA coaching degree as well as Certified Club Management diploma.  Passionate about teaching and seeing the development of the next generation coming through as well as the continued growth of men’s and ladies’ teams.

Ken Hignett - EG voting member
Club - Whittlebury Park GC
Handicap - 18

A member of Whittlebury Park Golf Club, Captain in 1997 98.
Past President of the Society of Northamptonshire Golf Captains 2013.
Currently Chairman of the Anglian  League.

David Davis - Club Support Officer England Golf
Club - Luffenham Heath GC
Handicap - PGA Pro

Following six years at Grant Thornton, Chartered Accountants, employment for the last 25 years has been within the golf industry. Currently employed by England Golf as a Club Support Officer, for the Midlands East Region, providing bespoke tailored support to golf clubs specialising in club Governance and Strategic/Business Planning. A qualified PGA Professional since 2000, previously voted in the top 100 coaches in GB&I and a member of The Luffenham Heath GC.

Sally Bingham - Welfare Officer
Club - Kettering GC
Handicap - 15

I first picked up a golf club and ‘caught the bug’ in 2011, shortly after retiring from a career in Education. As a golfing novice, I was welcomed into Kettering G. C. and soon became an active member of the Ladies’ Committee.  Additionally, having had experience and qualifications in Safeguarding matters, I was asked to become the Club Welfare Officer. I continue in this role to date. In 2017, I was honoured to become the Ladies’ Captain and have recently become the Cecil Leitch Team Captain. I have benefitted enormously throughout my sporting life, from people giving their time and effort and feel it is important to ‘give back’ as well as to receive.

County Contacts

Lee Hitchcock Men's 1st team Captain Overstone Park GC
Taylor Sargeant Men's 1st team Vice Captain Overstone Park GC
Gary Hardy Men's 1st team Manager Northampton GC
Sam Bird Men's 2nd team Captain Farthingstone GC
John Gilding Men's 2nd team Manager Collingtree Park GC
Claire Lindsay Ladies 1st team Captain Northampton GC
Claire Lindsay Ladies 2nd team Captain Northampton GC
Michael Campbell Men's Lead Coach Kettering GC
Mark Booth Men's Team Coach Delapre Golf Centre
Shane Rose Senior Coach Blackthorn Wood Golf Complex
Asy Ho County Boys U16/18 Overstone Park GC
Derek Mankelow County Boys U12/14 Peterborough Milton GC

Asy Ho

County Girls

Overstone Park GC

Nick Soto Coach Northampton GC
Alistair Heslop Seniors Men's Team Northants County GC
John Harris Seniors Kingsthorpe GC
Gill Snelson Senior Ladies Team Wellingborough GC

Junior Girls Captain  GC
Mark Stockdale
Junior Boys Captain
Overstone Park GC