Seniors league 9:2020

Seniors League 9:2020 The scores were pretty good for a fine sunny December day. Congratulation to Dave Aitken who scored 36 points but he needs to learn to add up as he had 34 points on his card. Gill Warnock on her debut scored a fine 33 points followed by Ian Brown and Stuart Rhodes on 31 points Player Stableford Points Dave Aitken 36 Gill Warnock 33 Stuart Rhodes 31 Ian Brown 31 Brian Duguid 30 Les Rogers 29 Donald Hendry 29 Elena Rogers 28 Terry Haine 28 Ronnie Ritchie 27 Brian Porteous 25 Dave Nielsen 24 Marina McClymont 24…

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Seniors Texas Scramble November 2020
Loch Practice

Seniors Texas Scramble November 2020

Seniors Texas Scramble November 2020 The forecast was for a bright sunny day. It turned out to be misty and cold with frost lying on the ground. The scramble was played off level and each player had to drive at at least 3 holes. Dave Aitken, Terry, John Crallan and Janette won by a whisker. Team Score Dave Aitken, Terry Haine, John Crallan and Janette 52 (28 & 24) Dave Nielsen, Ronnie, Les Rogers & Erica 52 ( 27 & 25) Donald, John Lynch & Marena 54 Ian Brown, Brian Porteous, Rex & Jackie 56 Wave, Derek & Elena 59

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Ladies Winter League 21/11/20

Plenty of overnight rain to soften up the course for this week's Winter League. As they mentioned once or twice on the Masters commentary, it'll be like throwing darts at a dartboard(!) Expecting a mud bath, we restricted ourselves to 9 holes despite the sunshine.   Three groups of golfers skidded up the hill to compete for this week's Winter League.   The golf was steady in our group. With a particularly fine chip down the 9th by Erica...   No twos to report from the day's play, but some fine scoring. Marena led the way with a terrific 18…

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Seniors league 8:2020
Chris' second shot on 8th

Seniors league 8:2020

Seniors League 8:2020 Ian Brown won with 33 points, one more than on his card as he omitted to take into account his shot on the final hole for a  4 pointer birdie 3 to clinch the competition. Jannette in second place is setting quite a standard is in the overall lead. It was nice to see Terry up to his old standard. Stuart in fourth position needs to add up all the points on the card. Player Stableford Points Ian Brown 33 Jannette Davidson 32 bih 14 Terry Haine 32 ih 13 Stuart Rhodes 30 Jackie Duguid 28 Dave…

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Seniors League 7:2020

Seniors League 7:2020

Seniors League 7:2020 It was a rare dry day in a period of downright wet. The greens were still soaking. Thanks to Ian for preparing the greens for us. Winner on the Day was Wave Tyrrell with 32 points with a better inward half from Dave Nielsen followed by six players with 30 points.The reduction of handicap by 2 for the winner and 1 for the runner up is in operation. The only change in our system was to employ the world handicapping system at the start of the season. The results so far show they are well spread with…

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Ladies – And we’re back!…
Sunny clubhouse NGGC

Ladies – And we’re back!… have you been since March? Here's a gallop through what you may have missed... Soooooo...we had no golf at all 😱 for two months, then we returned with a lot of restrictions. Undaunted, we devised a Lockdown League which kept us entertained for four happy weeks. Elena Rogers was the worthy winner but please don't ask to see the trophy! Once the restrictions were lifted a wee bit more , we hastily re-shuffled our golfing calendar and resumed some of our competitions in July. Unfortunately, the Opens remained cancelled - we hope to be able to run them in 2021.…

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Seniors League 6:2020

Seniors League 6:2020 Crickie there is life in the old dog still. Well done Derek and a TWO shot reduction in Handicap. Brian is playing well and came second. Player Stableford Points Derek Shipley 34 Brian Duguid 32 Jannette Davidson 31 Dave Aitken 31 Donald Hendry 30 Ronnie Ritchie 30 John Lynch 29 Stuart Rhodes 28 Dave Nielsen 27 Rex Dressler 27 John Crallan 26 Terry Haine 25 Ian McCulloch 25 Jackie Duguid 25 Brian Porteous 24 Erica Porteous 24 Mike Jackson 14

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Seniors league 3:2020
Third Green

Seniors league 3:2020

Congratulations to Rex on a fine win of 36 points, 3 more than he put on his card. Well done Erica. The results so far seem to indicate that the new handicapping system is spreading the honours. Player Stableford Points Rex Dressler 36 Erica Porteous 31 Ian Brown 31 Dave Nielsen 30 Derek Shipley 29 Stuart Rhodes 27 Marena McClymont 27 Jannette Davidson 26 John Crallan 26 Jackie Duguid 26 Elena Rogers 26 Terry Haine 25 Brian Duguid 23 Dave Aitken 23 Brian Porteous 23 Ronnie Ritchie 19 Mike Jackson 17 Ian McCulloch 16

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Seniors Texas October 2020
First Yellow Tee

Seniors Texas October 2020

Seniors Teas Scramble October 2020 Congratulations to the best team on another fairly dry October Thursday. Team Handicap Gross Score Net Score Donald, Brian Porteous & Janette 5.1 54 48.9 Ian Brown, Rex & Mike 5.6 56 50.4 Dave Nielsen, Ian Mc Culloch & Erica 4.8 57 52.2 Dave Nielsen, Ian Mc Culloch & Erica 4.8 57 52.2 Brian Duguid, Marena & Les 4.6 57 52.4 Dave Aitken 4.5 57 52.5 Wave, Ronnie & Elena 4.5 59 54.5 Terry, Stuart & Jackie 5.7 62 56.3

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Seniors league 2:2020

Winner of the second Seniors League was a magnificent 36 points by Dave Nielsen on a beautiful day. Ronnie came second and Marena third. Player Stableford Points Dave Nielsen 36 Ronnie Ritchie 31 Marena McClymont 30 Jannette davidson 29 Rex Dressler 29 John Lynch 28 Ian McCulloch 27 Donald Hendry 27 Dave Aitken 26 Linda Brown 26 Brian Porteous 26 Erica Porteous 26 Brian Duguid 25 Derek Shipley 24 Ian Brown 24 Wave Tyrrell 24 Terry Haine 23 Jackie Duguid 18

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