Thursday, 1 December 2016

Gents Turkey Trot

Well it's that time again when thoughts turn to giving presents to your fellow man. Forget that in this competition no gimmes. All bunkers are deemed GUR.  Please see draw below. For any questions about this this post please contact the Captain on the usual number.

Thursday, 10 November 2016

GENTS TURKEY TROT, Sat 3rd Dec

The sign up sheet for the Turkey Trot on the 3rd December is now in the Gents folder, please come along and enjoy a good day.

From your Competition Secretary Tom Ogg

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

THE BOXING DAY BASH

BOXING DAY BASH (WHICH WILL HAVE TO BE RENAMED THE 27TH OF DECEMBER BASH)
TEXAS SCRAMBLE



THE BOXING DAY BASH WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE 27TH OF DECEMBER TO GIVE EVERYONE TIME TO RECOVER!

IT WILL DEPEND UPON THE WEATHER HOW MANY HOLES WE PLAY – 12, 15 OR 18 AND WE WILL PROBABLY TEE-OFF AT 11.00AM

THERE WILL BE MULLED WINE AND MINCE PIES AT 10.00AM.

THE NOTICE WITH DETAILS FOR THIS COMPETITION WILL BE ON THE MIXED BOARD SHORTLY.

SO GET THE WOOLLY HATS, HAND-WARMERS (AND DARE I SAY IT LONG-JOHNS) LOOKED OUT IN PLENTY OF TIME FOR THIS EXCITING WINTER COMPETITION AND AS USUAL I AM SURE THERE WILL BE HUGE PRIZES.

VAL

DRAW FOR WINTER MIXED DOUBLES


DRAW FOR WINTER MIXED DOUBLES


SANDRA AND FRED BARBER
                        V
TOM AND LORRAINE WALLACE


MARGARET YOUNG AND STEVE SAUNDERS
                        V
DIANE AND GARY McLUSKEY


CHRISTINE BRUCE AND MARK MELVILLE
                        V
KAY FINLAY AND TOM OGG

                       
VAL TAIT AND BRIAN DUNCAN
                        V
SALLY FENNER AND SANDY McGIBBON


FIRST ROUND TO BE PLAYED BY 4th January 2017
SECOND ROUND TO BE PLAYED BY 14th February 2017

FINAL TO BE PLAYED BY 26th March 2017

PLEASE NOTE £2.00 PER COUPLE

THE DRAW SHEET FOR THIS WILL BE ON THE BOARD BY THE WEEK-END


VAL

AGM Friday 11th November

Reminder to all members for the AGM on Friday evening, starting at 7.0 pm. To cut down on the time taken, only Trophies and Competition winners and runners up will be presented, monthly medal winners can collect their Vouchers from the usual place after Fridays meeting.

From your Captain and Committee.

Monday, 31 October 2016

Winter Knock Out Deadlines

Please note that the deadline for entries into the Single and Doubles knock out competitions is Sunday 6th November. The draw will take place as soon as possible after that date,

END OF SEASON TEXAS SCRAMBLE RESULTS

END OF SEASON TEXAS SCRAMBLE RESULTS

1st Christine, Rena and Mark with net 59.6

2nd Sandra, Fred and Mike Bell with net  61.48

                       
                                                                                

                                                              
 Best Halloween costume

Ladies   1st    Sally Fenner
              2nd   Christine Bruce

Gents    1st    Stewart McLaren
              2nd   Keith Ewan
We are really delighted that 30 people played today - so thanks to everyone.  Thanks too to all those players  who took part with Halloween costumes - I hope you all enjoyed the experience.


Thanks to Sheila for supplying us with chocolate on the first tee and thanks too to Gregor who judged the Halloween costumes.

PLEASE NOTE    THE CLOSING DATE FOR THE MIXED DOUBLES KNOCKOUT COMPETITION WILL BE SATURDAY 5th NOVEMBER SO IF YOU WISH TO PLAY IN THE FREEZING COLD, RAIN AND WIND PLEASE FIND A PARTNER WHO ALSO LIKES TO PLAY IN THESE CONDITIONS AND PUT YOUR NAMES UP ON THE BOARD.AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

AGENDA - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2016


Friday, 28 October 2016

End of Year Texas Scramble

Please see draw below. I am sure someone will turn up dressed as a bandit!!!!

11.00                   Sandra Barber and Fred Barber with Mike Bell

11.07                   Roslyn Hall, Stewart McLaren and Sally Fenner

11.14                   Mark Melville, Christine Bruce, and Rena Lister

11.21                   Val Tait, Brian Duncan and Tom Ogg

11.28                   Ann and Ian Cameron with Sandy McGibbon

11.35                   Diane and Gary McLuskey with Mike Shepherd

11.42                   Catherine Parrott, Dave Grant and Eric Gray

11.49                   Ally Low, Rhoda Fraser and Chris Brand

11.56                   Lorraine and Tom Wallace with Kay Finlay

12.03                   Sheila Bailey, Val Ewan and Keith Ewan


Fancy Dress is optional but a HUGE prize will be awarded to the team who has made the greatest effort.

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Contribution For the Air Ambulance

WE HAVE RECEIVED ANOTHER DONATION FROM ANDY REEVES FOR THIS WORTHWHILE CHARITY.  THANKS ANDY - GREATLY APPRECIATED.

VAL

Saturday, 22 October 2016

AIR AMBULANCE TEXAS SCRAMBLE RESULTS

AIR AMBULANCE TEXAS SCRAMBLE RESULTS

The weather was awful so the competition was reduced to 9 holes

1st with a net score of 30.56
Val, Brian and Tom
2nd with a net score of 32.05
Kathy Parrot, Margaret Young and Alan Hughes
3rd with a net score of 32.25
Christine, Rena and Mark
Thanks to everyone who played
Thanks to Sally for donating the prizes
We collected £100 and with a donation from Rhoda of £10 Sheena will send Air Ambulance a cheque for £110 which is great.  Thanks to everyone for their donation.
Remember if you are coming to the Carvery next Sunday (30th) please let VAL know as soon as possible as she have to book.

END OF SEASON TEXAS SCRAMBLE

IF ANYONE WOULD LIKE TO STAY FOR THE CARVERY AFTER THE TEXAS SCRAMBLE ON THE 30TH PLEASE LET VAL TAIT KNOW.

I THINK WE SHOULD REALLY CELEBRATE WHAT HAS BEEN A GOOD YEAR.

IF ANYONE ELSE WOULD LIKE TO JOIN US PLEASE LET VAL KNOW.

IF INTERESTED PLEASE LET VAL KNOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AS SHE  WILL HAVE TO MAKE A RESERVATION.

Friday, 21 October 2016

Air Amblulance Draw

10.00                   Christine Bruce, Rena Lister and Mark Melville
10.07                   Val Tait, Tom Ogg and Brian Duncan
10.14                   Sandra Barber, Fred Barber and Mike Bell
10.21                   Sheila Bailey, Kay Finlay and Keith Ewan
10.28                   Ann& Ian Cameron and Shona Deans
10.35                   Sally Fenner, Ally Low and Chris Brand
10.42                   Sheena& Jack Scott and F Ritchie
10.47                   Margaret Young, Catherine Parrot and Alan Hughes
 

Thursday, 20 October 2016

Mixed Winter Doubles

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PLAY IN THE MIXED WINTER MATCH PLAY KNOCKOUT COMPETITION WHICH WILL BE PLAYED OVER THE WINTER COURSE, THERE WILL BE A NOTICE ON THE BOARD ON SATURDAY. 

I CAN'T THINK OF A  BETTER WAY TO SPEND A MORNING OR AFTERNOON PLAYING MATCH PLAY GOLF IN THE RAIN, FREEZING COLD AND WIND!  HOPEFULLY LOTS OF YOU WILL THINK THE SAME AND RUSH TO PUT YOUR NAME ON THE BOARD.

WINTER LEAGUE

A reminder from the Committee that the Winter League starts this Sunday 23rd October.and lasts 21 weeks. Good grief. Please ensure that you have paid your entry fee prior to entering the league. Any questions about this post please contact the newly elected committee.

Thursday, 13 October 2016

The 4 Club Challenge Draw

Please see attached draw for this Saturday. Please ensure that you only have 4 clubs in your bag and this includes a putter. Broken clubs do not count!!!! If you have any questions about this draw please contact the Vice Captain on the usual number
 

Monday, 10 October 2016

NOT THE RYDER CUP RESULTS

NOT THE RYDER CUP RESULTS

STRATHMORE VIGILANTES                            4                 

STRATHMORE KNUCKLEDUSTERS        2


SANDRA ACCEPTED THE TROPHY (PHOTO FRAME) ON BEHALF OF THE VIGILANTES.   THANKS TO ALL WHO PLAYED.  IT WAS A GREAT DAY AND THE WEATHER LOVELY.
I HOPE YOU WILL ALL PLAY IN THE TWO TEXAS SCRAMBLES COMING UP SOON.  THE FIRST IS ON SATURDAY 22ND OCTOBER AT 10.00 AND IS IN AID OF AIR AMBULANCE.  ENTRY FEE WILL BE £2.00 PER PERSON.   IF YOU CAN'T PLAY IN THIS COMPETITION YOU MIGHT LIKE TO DONATE TO THIS VERY WORTHWHILE CAUSE.    THERE WILL BE PRIZES.
THE NOTICE FOR THIS TEXAS SCRAMBLE WILL BE THE
BOARD ON WEDNESDAY 12TH OCTOBER.

THE SECOND TEXAS SCRAMBLE IS ON SUNDAY 30TH OCTOBER AT 11.00 AM AND THE NOTICE FOR THIS IS ON THE BOARD.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUING SUPPORT.

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Winter League

The Winter League will be starting on 23rd October and I have attached the Winter Competition Rules below. The Winter Knock Out competition sheets together with the Winter League Entry sheet will be placed in the Winter folder this week. Please ensure that you have paid entry fees for the winter league prior to 23rd October. If you have any questions about this post please contact the Vice Captain.

Saturday, 8 October 2016

End of Season Mixed Texas Scramble

THERE WILL BE AN END OF SEASON MIXED TEXAS SCRAMBLE ON SUNDAY 30THOCTOBER AT 11.00 AM

TEAMS OF THREE - EITHER TWO GENTS AND A LADY OR TWO LADIES AND A GENT.

THE NOTICE WILL BE ON THE BOARD TOMORROW (SUNDAY) AND REMEMBER IF YOU DON'T HAVE A TEAM JUST PUT YOUR NAME ON THE NOTICE AND WE WILL ARRANGE ATEAM FOR YOU. 
HOPEFULLY THE GOOD WEATHER WILL STAY UNTIL THE END OF
OCTOBER. 

Thursday, 6 October 2016

Transco Cup and DWAM Draw

Please see draw for Saturday's medal. Any queries, for the last time,please contact the Vice Captain