Alan Walker Trophy
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Alan Walker Trophy

Alan Walker Trophy 2021 On a bright sunny day, congratulations to Ian Brown on winning the trophy for the third year running. A superb round including 4 birdies, notably a 3 at the Rhinns o' Kells for 4 points. Three points behind was Ronie on 30 points followed by a gaggle of three on 29 points, Wave, Terry and Brian Duguid. Player Points Ian Brown 33 Ronnie Ritchie 30 Wave Tyrrell 29 Terry Haine 29 Brian Duguid 29 Brian Porteous 28 Marena McClymont 27 Mike Jackson 27 Ian McCulloch 26 Rex Dressler 25 Dave Nielsen 25 Stuart Rhodes 24 Dave…

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Seniors Final League 2021

Seniors Final League 2021 Congratulations to Ian Brown in winning the League with consistently outstanding golf scoring a best eight total of 189 points. Well done to Rex Dressler with a fine 187 and Dave Nielsen with 186. What might have been had Janette played more games as she finished the season with 178 points from only 9 rounds.Winner on the day was Brian Duguid with 29 points. Brian Porteous came second with 28 points and a better inward half from Ian Brown. In joint fourth place were Dave Nielsen and Terry Haine with 27 points.The final results are below.The…

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Seniors Scramble April 2021

Four teams of four played a Florida Scramble on a chilly rainy day. It was said that it was anything but Florida weather. This was the first time the Seniors played this version of a scramble and the scoring proved to be a remarkable consistent as all four teams had a gross score of 55 team First Half Second Half Gross Net Terry, Erica, Ian McCulloch & Brian Duguid 30 25 55 47 Ian Brown, Ian McIlvenna, Stuart & Ronnie 31 24 55 48 Dave Nielsen, Gill, Derek & Brian Porteous 29 26 55 48 Dave Aitken, Wave, Marena &…

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Opening Day 2021

What a difference a day makes! After a hot bath and shedding a few tears, can I congratulate Vice-Captain Walker and his team on their win. It was a crushing defeat for my team but I am already plotting revenge for next year. I have already been practicing my putting with the wooden spoon and figuring out how to nobble Janette and Bobby. We'll be back! Can I thank all the participants for their presence it was greatly appreciated and particularly their contributions to The Lady Captain's Charity. A super sum of £167.51 was raised for the DG Children's Ward.…

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Seniors League 27:2021

Seniors League 27:2021 Little did I consider when playing on this sunny spring day, albeit with a chilly wind, that I was playing with the eventual winners Brian Porteous and Ian McIlvenna both scoring 30 points. Brian secured first place with a better inward half of 14 from Ian and Derek also on 30 points. Wave came fourth with 29 points. Jackie and Brian Duguid tied with 28 points.Next week will be a scramble followed by the final League where Rex is 2 behind Ian Brown, Dave Nielsen 3 and the other Dave 4.The Alan Walker Trophy will be played…

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Seniors Scramble March 2021

It was marvellous to see Ian McIlvenna and Derek Shipley grace the hallowed ground yesterday. Obviously their presence led to a great score.There are 4 more meetings in April. I am thinking of having 2 more leagues, a scramble and on the final Thursday on 22 April an individual competition for a beautiful Galloway glass bowl handed to me by John Watson some time ago. Tean Gross score Net Score Rex, Donald & Terry 56 46 Brian Duguid, Brian Porteous, Ian McIlvenna & Derek ?? 47 Dave Aitken, Ronnie & Jackie 57 47 Dave Nielsen, Wave & Erica 57 50…

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Seniors League 24/2021

  From a chilly start to glorious sunshine the ladies won the day. Congratulations to Jackie with a run away 31 points from Club Captain Marena with an adjusted 28 points. Ronnie came third with 27 points. Dave Aitken and Gill followed with 26 points each

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March Better Ball
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March Better Ball

Well the pair with the lowest handicap did not run away with it as some predicted. Congratulations to Donald & Dave Players Handicap Stableford Points Donald & Dave Nielsen 8 36 Ian Brown & Dave Aitken 6 35 Rex & Jackie 18 31 Brian Porteous & Terry 9 31 Wave & Brian Duguid 9 27 Ronnie & Marena 10 27 Stuart & Erica 13 26 Gill & Elena 11 24

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Seniors League 22/2021
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Seniors League 22/2021

Spring must be on its way with the first sunny day of the year? We are still playing in pairs with no relaxation on Covid regulations. Dave Aitken won on the day with 30 points followed by Wave on 29 points , Oh those missed putts, and Brian Porteous on 28 points (only 2 points on Spion Kop second time round)

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Seniors 21/2021
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Seniors 21/2021

Well now, this boy is getting out of hand with his handicap now reduced by seven shots. Well done Rex with 31 points (only 1 point on the Firs second time round) to win. His partner Terry came second with 30 points. Obviously they kept each other going. Following the leading pair on 28 points were Dave Nielsen, Ronnie and Brian Porteous

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