The "casino" in Casino Medal requires players to "gamble" on playing well on 3 pre-selected holes. Gross scores on those holes are halved, half strokes are allowed. Total gross scores are rounded down, if necessary, before handicaps are applied to produce a nett medal score. The course revised par in this format is 49.5, rounded down to 49. 67% of entrants equalled or beat this adjusted par, the best was Peter Merry's 4-under par on 45.
Derek Grimston's hole-in-one on the 8th boosted his remarkable winning score of 6-under par 48. It also earned him a sizable handicap cut and a drinks bill. Paul Fields managed to get 9 tee-shots to land on the green (stars) to win the second half of this competition