Blog Category: Golf

Emma lifts Ladies’ Championship title

After the two day men’s Championship last week, it was the turn of the Ladies this last weekend, the difference being that the Ladies do their two rounds on the same day. Thankfully, the weather was a little cooler which made a tough day a little bit more bearable. The Championship was played on the Lakes…

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Plus one golfer Jordan is 2013 Club Champion – at just 19!

 For once the weather forecast for Rutland was absolutely correct! Saturday, the first day of the two day 0-18 Club Championships, was the hottest day of the year so far, thirty degrees and counting. A field of 120 took to the fairways but at the end of the first day’s play, only those within ten…

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July Medal win for Nick and team news

The July Medal was played on the Lakes course in very hot conditions and without even a hint of a breeze. In Division One, three players were tied on 73 points and were separated on countback. Nine handicapper Dave Pusch was placed second, John Simpson, also off nine, took third and plus one golfer Jordan Burdall…

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Captains’ Weekend at Greetham Valley

Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th July Greetham Valley’s 2013 Captains, Trevor Smith and Sheila Douty, are delighted to invite members and their guests to enjoy the annual Captains’ Weekend activities at the end of July. The Saturday sees the main golf competition, a full handicap stableford, being played on the Lakes course for lots of great…

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Greetham Valley’s Ladies in excellent form at County level

The Greetham Valley Ladies Scratch Team, who are the defending Lincolnshire Ladies Scratch Team Champions, got off to a fine start in their first match of the year. Playing against Belton Park, Team Captain Gilly Grant led from the front with a fine seven and five win. County player Emma Tipping also had an emphatic…

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Club Captain Trevor wins Greetham Valley’s Mixed Open

Greetham Valley played host to members from almost twenty different golf clubs on Sunday’s Mixed Open on the Lakes course. The weather was warm and sunny but with a breeze which grew from a one club to a two club wind. This kept the scores down in the mid thirties for most of the competitors,…

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Jordan makes plus one ahead of schedule!

County player and long time Greetham Valley member Jordan Burdall managed to achieve his target of scratch by October last year; his target this year was to get to plus one by the end of 2013. By winning the June Midweek Stableford competition in some style, Jordan has already achieved that goal. He got off…

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Alex wins competition with pride and nett 63!

Howling winds with gusts of fifty plus miles an hour and rain forecast for the whole of Rutland – perfect weather for golf? That was what greeted the competitors playing for the London Pride Gold Medal. The competition in two divisions was notable for some really good scores and some real stinkers. The best score…

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Steve wins hotly contested June Medal

The June Medal was played off white tees on the Lakes course, the weather had changed from sunny to overcast but at least it was dry. Steve Burgon, off sixteen and playing in division two, had an absolutely fantastic game, he came off the 16th green having dropped just eight shots, only to have a nightmare…

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