Sunday, 28 January 2018

Update from our Captain

I hope everyone has managed to survive the festive season and now back into some sort of routine.
At the AGM unfortunately there was nobody come forward to take over the post as Captain so I have agreed to stay on this year with the understanding someone will take over in 2019, maybe you could all think about it and please contact me if you think you would be interested and the requirements are only to be enthusiastic about your golf and to encourage others to take part with a good working committee it really is not tricky.
Anyway on to the season dates for the diary, unfortunately not all clubs have confirmed so will keep you all updated on the web page.
We have our annual friendly matches in March which are open to all players silver and bronze we try and match up the handicaps so please if you are interested in playing please email me ASAP so I can organise the day.  Both matches are played away the first against Midlothian at Broomieknowe on the 11th March, and the second against East Lothian to be held at the Glen (North Berwick)on the 25th March
Our first competition as always is the Jenny Cleghorn foursomes held at St Boswells on Sunday the 8th of April.
Spring competition.                           Duns.             22nd April
Border ladies Championships.          Roxburghe.    5/ 6 May
Texas Scramble.                                End of May TBC
Team Tournament.                            Kelso.              17th June
Commonwealth spoons.                    Peebles               22nd July
SJQ.                                                   TBC.                26th August.

Please if anyone has any questions please contact me, I hope to catch up with everyone soon and please encourage all your ladies to come and take part in the competitions as they are all members of the Border Ladies County.

Many thanks
Denise 😀😀😀🏌⛳️⛳️🏌🏌🏌⛳️⛳️⛳️

Thursday, 2 November 2017

2017 Order of merit - results

Please find below the final results of the order of merit for the 2017 season for the Border Ladies
All players in both section are awarded points in each event from 1st place to 10th place.

Silver section
1st.                Sharon Paterson.                Kelso.                27 Pts
2nd =.          Leanne Wilson.                    Kelso.                25 Pts
                    Tara McTaggart.                  Minto.                25 Pts
4th.              Julie Birdsall.                      Roxburghe          23 Pts
5th.              Denise Richards.                Peebles.            20 Pts
6th.              Judith Anderson.                Hawick.              17 Pts
7th =            Shelia Cuthbertson.            Peebles.            14 Pts
                    Alison Smith.                      Hirsel.                14 Pts
9th =.            Fiona Ker                          Roxburghe          10 Pts
                     Martine Pow.                      Selkirk.                10 Pts
                     Karen Simpson.                Innerleithen.          10 Pts
Bronze section
1st.                  Viki Shirra Gibb.                Hirsel.                22 Pts
2nd.                Ingrid Swan.                        Duns.                  16 Pts
3rd.                Betty Scott.                        Peebles.              13 Pts
4th=                Diane Johnson.                  Duns.                    12 Pts
                       Lorraine Tait.                      Duns.                    12 Pts
6th.                 Rineke Sangster.                Hirsel.                  10 Pts
7th                  Doreen Pringle.                  Kelso.                    9 Pts
8th.                Joyce Michie.                      Minto.                    8 Pts
9th=.              Katie Brackenridge.            Peebles.                7 Pts
                       Laura Spalding.                  Hawick.                  7 Pts

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

AGM - Monday 9th October at 19.00hrs

Ladies our County AGM will be held at St Boswells golf club on Monday 9th Oct at 1900hrs.
I would like to thank everyone for their support over the season and please come along to the AGM as we are all members and have to work together to build the Association for the future.
We can all have a point of view so come along to the meeting and make things work for all lady golfers in the Borders from the 36 handicapper to the scratch.

Many Thanks Denise

Monday, 28 August 2017

Results Silver jubilee quaich

Many many thanks to all the ladies who took part in the competition held at Innerleithen on Sunday 27th Aug.
It was great to see new ladies participate and also many of the ladies had never played Innerleithen so I hope you will all return another day to take on the challenge.
Many many thanks to the lady members for making us all very welcome with soup, sandwiches and cakes.

The winners on the day were:

1st Silver.      Karen Simpson.      Innerleithen      40pts
2nd Silver.    Sharon Paterson.    Kelso.                35 Pts
3rd Silver.    Denise Richards.      Peebles.           33pts

1st Bronze.   Ingrid Swan.             Duns.                 27pts    ( count back 16 )
2nd Bronze. Lorraine Tait.            Duns.                 27 Pts.  ( count back. 14 )
3rd Bronze.  Joyce Michie.           Minto.                27 Pts.  ( count back 13 )

SSS 74

Well done everyone please keep an eye on the webpage for our AGM in Oct.


Thursday, 24 August 2017

Silver Jubilee Quaich - Innerleithen 27th August

Hi Ladies
Well here we are at the final event of the season the Silver Jubilee Quaich on Sunday
Anyone who wish to enter please contact me on 07867958007 or

1300.    Janice Cambridge.          Alison Smith.              Leanne  Wilson
1310.    Rhea Middlemass.          Julie Birdsall.              Gloria Smith
1320.    Anne Wood.                    Sharon Paterson.        Mankato McGulie
1330.    Kathryn Sutherland.        Jill Hodge.                  Jackie Preston
1340.    Kim Robertson.                Katie Brackenridge.   Ingrid Swan
1350     Flora Kerr.                        Lorraine Tait.             Wilma CrIgie
1400.    Iris French.                        Diane Johnston.         Vicki Shirra Gibb
1410.    Kaye Sutherland.               Joyce Michie.             Denise Richards
The ladies at Innerleithen have arranged light refreshments for everyone so please support the club.
See you all on Sunday let's hope the weather improves.
Cheers Denise

Friday, 28 July 2017

Silver Jubilee Quaich - 27th August

Please get your entries in for the Silver Jubilee Quaich which is being held at Innerleithen this year, tee times from 1pm.  This is a stableford competition
All entries to Denise Richards, mobile 07867 958007

Monday, 24 July 2017

Commonwealth Spoons at Hawick

Hope you enjoyed the golf yesterday (open) it was a bit damp all day at Hawick I think the afternoon ones got the worst of it.

Many thanks to all the ladies who took part in the Commonwealth Spoons at Hawick on Sunday.
A very wet day but I hope you enjoyed the company and the course.

Well done and congratulations to Mary and Lily Towers from Minto on winning the competition with 68 and the runners up with 71.5 were Pearl Leithead and June McCreadie from Hawick.
Lily and Mary will represent the Borders in the finals later in the year.
M & L Towers 84-16=68
P Leithead & J McCreadie 101-29.5=71.5
F Ker & L Bell 93-20.5=72.5
S Cuthbertson & S Horsburgh 86-13.5=72.5
J Cambridge & K Sutherland 90-14=76
C Howden& V Scott 89-12=77
J Clarke & M Waddell 90-11.5=78.5
M Morrison & A Teague 93-14=79
J Anderson & R Middlemass 88-7.5=80.5
S Paterson & L Wilson 88-5.5=82.5
S Coltman & L Spalding 105-21.5=83.5
D Richards & J Birdsall 91-7.5=83.5
J Beattie & A Allan 108-17=91
V & J Shirra Gibb NR'd
D Keddie & I French NR'd

Our last event for 2017 will be the Silver Jubilee Quaich a stableford competition to be held at Innerleithen on the 27 Aug 2017 so get the date in your diary and bring a friend with you.

Many thanks Denise