Although there was no rain on the first day, the wind blew at a minimum of 40 miles an hour.
There were reports of people putting off the immaculate greens and being unable to hold them when chipping downwind.
Only five players managed to break 80 with CSS reduction only. However, the cream came to the top as usual.
The second day dawned without a breath of wind but with a heavy dew.
The winner, with the best score on both days was Philip Bramall, 75-71-146, leaving him 7 shots clear of his nearest chasers, Douglas Cameron and Iain Mackenzie both on 153.
Julian Brand took the net prize, with Glyn Rees, Neil Franklin and Nigel Evans each winning their respective age groups.