Tuesday 20 September 2022

Texas Scramble - Minto 9th October

 Good Afternoon Ladies

Our last event for this year is a Texas Scramble (teams of 4) at Minto on Sunday 9th Oct.
We have morning times from 1000hrs-1130hrs and afternoon 1300hrs-140hrs.
Your teams can be made up from any ladies from any club in the Borders so catch up with some friends and organise yourselves to have a we day oot .
Please send your teams names to our email address Borderladiesgolf21@gmail.com and the tee time you would like.
Your chance to gain more points towards the order of merit (Silver / Bronze Divisions)
Hope to hear from you soon Ladies.
Cheers Denise Richards

Tuesday 13 September 2022

Silver Jubilee Quaich

 Good Morning Ladies

We had a super day at Selkirk where the ladies supplied everyone with home made baking and sandwiches to get us through the day Many many thanks to everyone. 

We had 27 ladies take part, everyone managed to get around the course dry except the last group.(unlucky ladies)

Local knowledge was very helpful for both the silver and bronze section.

The winner of the Quaich was Martine Pow with 38pts from Pat McGee on count back
Silver 1st Martine Pow 38 pts
2nd Carol Purves 36 pts
3rd Kirsty Inkpen 35 pts
Bronze1st Pat McGee 38 pts
2nd Pat Turnbull 37 pts
3rd Caroline Fairnie 34 pts

The order of merit for the season has only one event left on Sunday 9th Oct at Minto a texas scramble (teams of 4) teams do NOT need to be all from the same club, so gather up your golf pals and have a day out to Minto.
Entries to Borderladiesgolf21@gmail.com

Silver Division
Kirsty Inkpen 23 pts
Fiona Ker 22 pts
Sharon Paterson 22 pts
Gillian Lithgow 19 pts
Ali Melvin 18 pts
Bronze Division
Caroline Fairnie 23 pts
Fiona Melrose 21 pts
Pat Turnbull 20 pts
Anne Paterson 15 pts
Wilma Craigie 13 pts

The AGM will be held on Monday 24th Oct location TBC ,it would be great if we could have a few ladies from each club in the Borders to attend.

Many thanks for all your support throughout the year,
See you on the 9th Oct.

Border Championships 2022

 We started in the wind and rain on Saturday morning but thankfully it dried up for the afternoon matches.


Fiona Ker beat Marvyn Brydon
Kirsty Inkpen beat Lynn Bruce
Rachel Wigmore beat Mary Fallas
Nicola Nightingale beat Flora Kerr
Ali Melvin beat Margaret Walker
Juneanne Clarke beat Denise Richards

Quarter finals
Fiona beat Sharon Paterson
Kirsty beat Rachel
Ali beat Nicola
Gillian Lithgow beat Juneanne

Semi Finals
Fiona beat Kirsty on the 18th
Ali beat Gillian 4/3

The Final of the A Championships was between Fiona Ker and Ali Melvin both from the Hirsel, It was a great privilege to referee this very competitive and friendly match, there was some super golf played by both ladies......Fiona managed to hang on to her lead ,as she was never down in the match winning on the 17th.


The Bronze Championships is a stableford competition... (95%)

CHAMPION for 2022 Anne Cockburn Hawick 31pts won on count back from

June Allan 31pts ,Anne Paterson 28pts ,Wilma Craigie 28pts ,Pat Turnbull 27Pts,Caroline Fairnie 27Pts,Mandy Douglas 26Pts,Fiona Melrose 26Pts Jan Dunbar19Pts Judith Dixon 18Pts and Joyce Michie 18Pts.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the players /caddies and spectators who took time to come and support the Championships this year.

Our next competition will be a stableford competition at Selkirk on Sunday 11th Sept.
Please send entries to Borderladiesgolf21@gmail.com there is morning and afternoon times available.

Many Thanks
Border Ladies Committee

Championship Qualifier - Torwoodlee

 Good Morning Ladies

Many thanks to all the ladies who played at Torwoodlee yesterday,the course was in great condition and the sun shone.
Thank you to Fiona Ker for sponsoring the nearest the pin.
Silver ......Dorothy Small Torwoodlee
Bronze ....Jan Dunbar Torwoodlee
Local knowledge at the 3rd was obviously required.

The Championships will take place over the week of the 20th/21st Aug at Peebles Golf Club.
The Championships will be a match play event and the Bronze will continue to be a stableford on the 21st.

Sharon Paterson (1) Bye
Marvyn Brydon (9) 0815hrs Fiona Ker (8)
Kirsty Inkpen (5) 0824hrs Lynn Bruce (12)
Mary Fallas (4) 0833hrs Rachel Wigmore (13)
Nicola Nightingale (3) 0842hrs Flora Kerr (14)
Ali Melvin (6) 0851hrs Margaret Walker (11)
Denise Richards (7) 0900hrs Juneanne Clark (10)
Gillian Lithgow (2) Bye


1012 Pat Turnbull Wilma Craigie
1021 Jan Dunbar June Allan Fiona Melrose
1030 Mandy Douglas Judith Dixon Caroline Fairnie
1039 Joyce Michie Ann Cockburn Anne Patterson

Look forward to catching up with everyone at Peebles, any problems please contact me on the email .

Our next event will be at Selkirk on the 11th Sept the Silver Jubillee Quaich this will be a individual event.
Entries to the Borderladiesgolf21@gmail.com
morning and afternoon times are available.
Please encourage your lady members to come along with you.

Thanks to everyone for your support.
Border Committee

Commonwealth Spoons - Hawick

Well what a fantastic sunny sunny day at the Vertish (Hawick) with great views across across our beautiful country.

We had 17 couples take part today and congratulations to everyone on completing their round.
Again local knowledge came into play with Laura Spalding and Susan Coltman winning with a 69 and Marjorie Rae and Jean Beattie runners up on countback with a 71.
Vouchers will be forwarded when Wilma returns from her holiday.
Laura and Susan will go forward to the finals to be held at Crieff on the 29th August (please confirm you are available)

The next competiton will be at Torwoodlee on the 7th Aug the championship qualifier.
All ladies in the Borders are eligible to play there is a Bronze and Silver section stroke play.
Times 0930-1130 and 1300-1500 please send your entry by email

Look forward to hear from you all please encourage your fellow club ladies to take part.

Many Thanks 
Denise Richards.