Course Closed

The Course is Closed due to COVID-19 Scottish Golf is taking the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) extremely seriously. Our number one priority remains the safety and wellbeing of our community of golfers, clubs, volunteers and staff, ensuring that everyone is able to enjoy our great sport in a safe environment.   In relation to public gatherings, please click here to access the latest Scottish Government advice which Scottish Golf has received today.  We have been asked by clubs about potential financial assistance from Government in light of announcements made last week. At present, the Government have asked that you click here…

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Seniors 18 Hole Trophy 2020

Fifteen golfer played for the 18 Hole Trophy at Glenluce. The day started with an unexpected shower of rain and then turned out to be a rather fine day. Winner on the day was Wave Tyrrell with 36 points with a better inward half from Ian Brown. The competition brought a premature end to the season on account of the Coronavirus. The competition was played with gimmies to avoid touching flag sticks. The remaining fixtures were cancelled; the second round of the 36 Hole Trophy, the Alan Walker Trophy and the final Winter League and lunch. Winner of the Winter…

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Ladies – social sweep
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Ladies – social sweep

It was just a bit too dreich and blustery to entertain the thought of 18 long holes. Especially with the forecast so poor. So all six intrepid golfers headed out instead of a quick social sweep over 9 holes.   It was windy and rainy all the way round. Fortunately, we're all nails so there was hardly any whining to be heard. Mainly because we had so many layers of hats on.   Nobody made it round blob-free. But a creditable three of us managed to hold it down to a single blip.     On a few tees, the…

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Ladies Winter League – 29th Feb
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Ladies Winter League – 29th Feb

  After storms Ciara and Dennis put the kibosh on the last two weeks' play, we were all suffering rather badly from cabin fever. Luckily Storm Jorge was considerate enough to delay his arrival long enough to let us set out for some fresh air. Full disclosure: I wasn't keen having walked up and aquaplaned across - sorry- inspected the first green. But I got run over in the stampede of players who headed for the first tee in eager anticipation. Who was I to argue? So seven, stir-crazy golfers set out in the dazzling sunshine to do battle for…

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