Saturday, October 13, 2007

County Team player Sara gets Married

Sara mon her Wedding Day
Hi Everyone :
We were married in my home village of Northam in North Devon on the 15th September and had a perfect day.
We were then lucky enough to spend a three week honeymoon in Australia.
My married name is Sara McCorkell.

Friday, October 12, 2007

Fixture Diary 2008

Secretary Jane Thomson has just sent me the Fixture Diary for 2008

RLCGA Events plus some other outside events

Course Dates (2008)
County Championship Bonnyton Tue/Wed/Thu 15th - 17th April 2008
Spring Meeting Gleddoch Tues 20th May 2008
Autumn Meeting Cathcart Castle Mon 1st Sept 2008
Foursomes Ranfurly Castle Wed. 30th April 2008
April Medal Cochrane Castle Wed 9th April 2008
June Medal (2007 Medal Finals) Fereneze Thur. 5th June 2008
9.00 – 11.00
July Medal (Junior Medal) Cowglen Thu 3rd July 2008
August Medal Paisley Wed. 6th August 10.00 – 1.00 pm
September Medal Renfrew Thu 11th September 2008
Winter Foursomes Various Closing Date - Sat 25th September 2008
Helen Holm Troon Fri – Sun 25th – 27th April
West of Scotland Championship HAGGS CASTLE Sunday 18th May 2008
Scottish Ladies Close Championship LOSSIEMOUTH 13th - 17th May 2008
Inter County Foursomes Final EAST KILBRIDE (Nerston) Wed 21 May 2008
Curtis Cup St. Andrews 30th  May – 1st June 2008
L.G.U.Challenge Bowls Hilton Park Thu. 5th June 2008
Kennedy Salver Dalmilling G C Ayr  
West Inter County Matches Hilton Park Mon Tue Wed 23rd 24th 25th June 2008
Scottish Senior Ladies' Championship Deeside 29 July – 1 Aug 2008
Scottish Ladies' Foursomes Brunston Castle Sun 17th August 2008
County Open Meeting Loch Maben Tue 19th August 2008
RLCGA Junior Stableford Whitecraigs Sun 14th September 2008
Scottish County Finals Inchmarlo Fri Sat Sun19th -  21st September 2008
Commonwealth Spoons Final Torwoodlee Galashiels Thu 25th September 2008
AGM Haggs Castle GC Wednesday 5th November 7.30 p.m.

To see some more fixtures for 2008 Click here:
2008 Golf Calendar

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Linsey and Natasha does well in the Junior Masters Competition

Linsey Stevenson (Elie & Earlsferry and Whitecraigs),and Natasha Qayum (Ranfurly Castle)did well at Gleneagles on Sunday 7th October in the Young Junior Masters competition on the Queens Course.
Leading Scores:
Par 74. CSS 73.
41 C Tait (St Regulus Ladies) (10), F Milne (Glen) (20).
39 K Ward (Glen) (13).
37 N Taylor (Thornton) (14).
36 C Jaffrey (West Kilbride) (23)
35 G Simpson (Murrayfield) (5).
34 L Stevenson (Elie & Earlsferry) (14). K Scott (Windyhill) (12), F Fullerton (Huntly) (12), N Qayum (Ranfurly Castle) (9).

Monday, October 08, 2007

Kate Hamilton wins the 2007 Campbell Clock

Campbell Clock 2007
In glorious weather the The Junior Stableford (Campbell Clock) was played over Whitecraigs Golf Course yesterday. Kate Hamilton and Nicky Wilson the home players were 1st and 2nd in the main event of the day. Pamela Brodie (Kirkintilloch) was the winner of the 10 hole competition and Kayleigh Bissett (Haggs Castle) won the Par 3 Competition.
Many thanks go to all the helpers on the day and to Whitecraigs Golf Club for the courtesy of the course.

Saturday, October 06, 2007

SLGA Roadshow - Future Structure and Governance

Pamela MacKenzieThe SLGA has been holding a series of road shows on its future structure and governance.
The venues in the West of Scotland: have been: Hamilton GC, Douglas Park GC and Prestwick St Nicholas GC,

The last of the SLGA Road Shows to be held in the West of Scotland on its future structure and governance was held Haggs Castle Golf Club on Thursday 4th October. Pamela MacKenzie who is Chairman of County Golf introduced the meeting and Shona Malcolm who is chairman of the SLGA Business Development Group held the presentation.

Shona MalcolmShona is also on the One Plan for Golf Steering Group, an SLGA Board Member and sits on the clubgolf Board to represent the interests of the SLGA - She is also an LGU Councillor.
A very interesting and informative meeting took place with plenty of discussion at the end
To read and see all the topics discussed click on this link SLGA Presentation

If you have any queries on the content of the roadshow, or indeed if any of our readers have queries, please Email
Shona Malcolm
and she will try to address them

Monday, October 01, 2007

Juniors lose to Lanarkshire

Lanarkshire Junior Team
Renfrewshire Junior Team
Lanarkshire Junior Team beat Renfrewshire Junior Team 4-1 at East Renfrewshire on Sunday 30th September 2007

Results-Renfrewshire names first-
Alyson McKechin beat Gillian Scanlan 4 and 3
Lesley Cosh lost to Emma Caddow 2 and 1
Saorcha Warren lost to Abigail Glikstein 3 and 1
Heather Howie lost to Jennifer Black 2 and 1
Samantha Cowan lost to Nicole Benson 2 and 1

Final score Renfrewshire 1 - Lanarkshire 4

Thanks go to Margaret Noblett (Lanarkshire Junior Secretary) for the Photos ---- click on each photo for an enlargement