Blog Category: Golf

Winter Golf Rules

Winter Rules – preferred lies  Winter rules are now in play. “Winter rules” or “preferred lies” are in place to promote fair play and to protect the course through the winter months. “A ball lying in a closely mown area through the green may, without penalty, be moved or may be lifted, cleaned and placed…

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Juniors place 4th out of 158 teams!

We are extremely proud of Greetham Valley’s Juniors B Team. Having reached the national finals of the Royal British Legion Poppy Cup, they went to Staverton Park Golf Club, near Daventry, for three days to play the semi-finals and finals of this competition. In the first of the semi-finals on Saturday Greetham Valley were drawn…

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Juniors through to the quarter finals of the Poppy Cup

  The Greetham Valley Junior B Team continued their run in the Royal British Legion Junior Golf Challenge (Poppy Cup) with a great win at home against a strong Nuneaton team and have now progressed to the quarter finals. The Poppy Cup is a season-long knockout tournament for junior golfers throughout the country and started…

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Roger Begy OBE

It is with great sadness that we advise Greetham Valley members of the passing, on Monday 1st February 2016, of Roger Begy OBE, at the age of 72, after a short battle with cancer. Roger was Greetham Valley’s first Club Captain for 1992 and 1993 and first President, with Mary Hodgkinson as Ladies’ President, from…

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