Roddy Hermon Cup 2020

21 players took the field. The winner was Ronnie Ritchie with 33 points. Stuart Rhodes second with 32 points and Donald Hendry third with 31 points. Player Stableford Points Ronnie Ritchie 33 Stuart Rhodes 32 Donald Hendry 31 Brian Duguid 28 Elena Rogers 28 Marena McClymont 27 Dave Aitken 26 Terry Haine 26 Wave Tyrrell 26 Ian McCulloch 25 Les Rogers 24 Erica Porteous 24 Brian porteous 24 Derek Shipley 24 Rex Dressler 24 John Lynch 24 John Crallan 23 Ian Brown 19 Jackie Duguid 18 Mike Jackson 17 Marena McClymont 15

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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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Seniors League 4:2019
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Seniors League 4:2019

18 players took part in the third seniors league. The ladies ruled the day with some impressive scores. Elena Rogers won with 36 points and Marena McClymont a close second 35 points. 16 players took part in the fourth Seniors League. Dave won with 35 points wit Chris McIntyre in second place with 33 points.

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Seniors Texas Scramble October 2019

21 Players turned up for the first of the fun days for the new season. Seven teams of three competed in a Texas Scramble.The scores were as follows. It can be seen from the results that teams with lower handicap prevailed. Lower handicappers will be spread next time. Players Gross Score Net Score Dave Aitken, Ian Brown & Les Rogers 51 45.3 Wave Tyrrell, Terry Haine & Stuart Rhodes 53 46.2 Ronnie Ritchie, Brian Porteous & John Crallan 54 47 Dave Nielsen, Marena McClymont & Jackie Duguid 58 49.5 Chris McIntyre, Rex Dressler & Erica Porteous 60 50 Brian Duguid,…

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Seniors Away Day October 2019

21 Players took part in the first round of the 36 Hole Seniors Trophy at Kirkcudbright Golf Club. Fortunately, the weather turned out much better than the forecast rain for the period after 10 o'clock. The sun shone for the latter part of the round. Afterwards, the group enjoyed a buffet in the Thai Kitchen with three dishes, Penang Chicken Curry, Sweet & Sour Prawns and Beef with green peppers in black bean sauce. Dave Aitken's friend Hugh, Kenny Grierson and Tony Graham joined us for the day. Hugh won the day with 37 points. Dave Aitken and Chris McIntyre,…

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Seniors League 1:2019

The first league of the season started with an excellent turnout. 20 players took part where half the field returned to the clubhouse without getting seriously wet. Winner on the day was Dave Nielsen with a stunning 36 points. Brian Porteous came second on 33 points and Terry Haine third on 32 points. Winner of the second division was Erica 31 points and Chris McIntyre 29 points. Next Wednesday is the away day at Kirkcudbright where 24 have entered to competition.

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Seniors AGM

We started our winter season on Thursday with the AGM and a 9 Hole Competition. 19 members attended the meeting. It was an uncontentious meeting. It was agreed that in the leagues two divisions that players would remain in their respective divisions throughout the season and handicap reductions would revert to the overall winner and second place of 2 & 1 shots be applied. A Texas Scramble or  other fun game would be played each month. In the following 9 Hole competition Brian Duguid cleared the field with 21 points setting his mark for the league. Terry came second with…

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Roddy Hermon Cup

Roddy Hermon Cup

16 players turned up on a day with a lot of rain forecast to play for the Roddy Hermon Cup. It was decided to hold the competition over 9 holes rather that the normal 15. Fortunately the was only one heavy shower and light rain to finish. Roddy presented the Cup to Brian Porteous who scored 20 points. Dave Nielsen & Terry tied for second place with 19 points. Player Stableford Points Brian Porteous 20 Dave Nielsen 19 Terry Haine 19 Dave Aitken 18 Wave Tyrrell 18 Marena McClymont 17 Ronnie Ritchie 17 Donald Hendry 15 Erica Porteous 15 Elena…

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Borders Trip 2019

Seniors Border Trophy Competition To conclude before I start, we had a cracking 3 day golf trip with a worthy winner in Bobby Walker. The adverse weather forecast did not materialise. Well done Dave Nielsen for organising the weather and an outstanding deal at the Peebles Hydro.The first round played at Lanark where the course was in marvellous condition. It is very playable where all but two holes are reachable in regulation despite being 6107 yards long. Booby won the day with 32 points, Terry 30 and Wave 28 points. Ian had the best front 9 with 15 points and…

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Roddy’s 90th

Nineteen elderly golfers took part in a 15 hole competition to celebrate Roddy Hermon’s 90th Birthday. We were blessed with the weather in this unseasonal cold spell and none of the forecast rain appeared thanks to Roddy. Scoring was not bad either with Wave & Ronnie on 28 points, Brian Porteous on 29 and Ian Brown on 31 points. The Winners were Brian Duguid & Stuart Rhodes with 32 points each, Brian winning with a better inward half of 14 where Stuart had 13 points who with a bout of silliness failed to score on the second last hole. Elena,…

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