Winter Golf Club Infotmation

 

Gents winter league has begun. Played on a Sunday morning just turn up about 9:30am. Contact Captain Ronnie Malcolm for more information.

Ladies are having their Christmas dinner on Friday 12th January!!, 6.30pm at the Lauderdale Hotel. Choosing from the regular menu, so no fixed cost. Names required by end of December if you want to attend.

The ladies AGM will be on Wednesday 24th January at 7.00pm, to be held at the Clubhouse. Hope you can all make it!!

The Club AGM will be held on Thursday 1st February 2018 in the Clubhouse at 7:30pm.

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LEGGS AUTUMN OUTING played 24th October

Thanks to Jim Jefferies for organising Lauder Elderly Gentlemen’s Golfing Society (LEGGS) annual autumn outing to Dunbar Golf Club. It certainly was a game of two halves as the score cards tell with a total of 206 points scored on the outward 9, and only 151 on the back 9 when facing a stiff westerly breeze. Jim proposed a vote of thanks to Dunbar greens staff and the catering for their excellent service which was enjoyed by all.

Captain Drew Kellett presented the prizes to:
Winner of The Paterson Trophy Matt Whiteford
2nd Keith Ackerman
3rd Bill Hollands.
The best outward 9 Ron Darling and the best inward 9 Jim Jefferies.

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LEWIS DESIGN FINALS played on 22nd October

LEWIS TROPHY FINAL

Result (Nett Scores):

1st Douglas Bain 33 pts (18)
2nd Lee Manderson 31 pts (12)
3rd Micky Dunne 29 pts (10)

LEWIS QUAICH FINAL

1st Grant Robson 31 pts (16)
2nd Matthew Whiteford 31 pts (08)
3rd Harry Moffat 30 pts (20)

Check out the full result on Masterboard

Gents Autumn Outing played on 8th October

A very successful Autumn Outing was held at Gullane No. 3 playing for the Fortune Cup

The Winner with a 63 was Harry Moffat, 2nd place Micky Dunne 64 , 3rd place Ewen Forsyth 65

Harry wins the Fortune Cup, a stunning mounted print kindly donated by Ewen Forsyth , a box of Titelist Pro v 1x balls & a Footjoy Golf Glove.

Great to see Harry back in the Winners Enclosure and thanks to everybody for competing.

LADIES SUMMER OUTING on 30th September

Fourteen ladies participated in their summer outing on Saturday at Magdalene Fields Golf Club. Although the last few holes were played in monsoon conditions we were very well looked after and had a most enjoyable day.

The Results Were:

1st Rachael Hughes – 33 points
2nd Mary Fallas – 32 points
3rd Maureen Rennie – 31 points

Longest drive Silver – Mary Fallas
Bronze – Maureen Rennie

Fewest Putts – Lynn Gray

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Cameron & Ewen on the 4th green under the watchful eye of one of our Coaching Helpers.

Now the school holidays are over junior golf Monday night will come to an end with the Last Monday being 28th August. Thank you to all the Juniors that took part and the helpers for the effort and dedication in making the Junior section a success. We hope the Juniors can squeeze golf in between football and Rugby coaching over the winter and remember Golf is a winter sport as well.
Yours in Golf
Junior Organiser

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June Medal Sponsors
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July Medal Sponsors
Orchard Timber Products
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We now have a new bench seat at the clubhouse kindly donated by Kenny Gillan & Grant Robson – many thanks.
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Lauder GC and StBoswells GC hosted the BorderLive try golf initiative at Earlston High School
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A brief History

Lauder Golf Course is a nine hole golf course played off 17 tees, visitors are permitted to play off the back tees; making Lauder one of the fairest tests of golf in ‘The Scottish Borders’. Situated on gently sloping parkland providing a real challenge to your game, combined with stunning views of the Lauderdale District with the rich history of a course founded in 1896 it makes for an excellent days golfing in The Scottish Borders. With feature holes like ‘The Wood’ and ‘The Quarry’, it will test low handicap golfers; as well as provide a good days golf for those of us with more shots to play with. The initial layout of the course was supervised by Mr. Willie Park, Jnr. British Open Champion in 1887 and 1889. The professional course record of 70 is held by him and this has stood since 1905. The club have a very active membership which is drawn from all parts of the Borders and Edinburgh area, visitors are very welcome to accept our unique ‘Borders Hospitality’.

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