Entries by Elaine Dick

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Babe Zaharias Update

The Babe Zaharias Trophy has proved once again to be a very popular event, and we have now filled all our available tee times and started a waiting list.  For a list of accepted applications, please click on the link below.  If your application has been accepted and you find that you are unable to […]

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Summer Meeting – results

The weather was hardly summery as play commenced this morning only to worsen when the misty drizzle unexpectedly turned to more serious rain. A few decided not to go out but it did  ease off and then dry up and those playing later got the best of the day. While it is often said that Craigielaw’s greens are […]

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Summer Meeting at Craigielaw – Draw

The draw has now been made for the Summer Meeting at Cragielaw GC on Monday 11th June. Click on the links below to see the draw and the information sheet for this event. Fingers crossed for a sunny summer day. Summer Meeting Draw 2018 (pdf) 2018 Summer Meeting Information Sheet

Jamboree Team Update

Unfortunately due to a hip problem which is affecting her golf Mary Lou Watkins has to her great disappointment had to pull out of the County Team. Dad news for one is good news for another and Pam Hall is delighted to step in to play for the team again this year. The full team is […]

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East v. West Girls (Mhairi MacKay Trophy)

The annual match between the East and West teams for the Mhairi Mac Kay Trophy took place yesterday at  a rather cold and misty Baberton. The girls were all very grateful for their smart new red team jackets which I am told were quite cosy. West won the closely fought match which ended with an […]

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Commonwealth Spoons – Results

Following a late withdrawal for family reasons 41 pairs had a fun day a Winterfield.  It may have been cold outside but the welcome inside was definitely warm. Most people also stayed on to enjoy the excellent food. There were some great results and some not so great but the course was looking good. The […]

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News Round up – the younger ones

Four of our younger players are currently studying in the USA and we get asked from time to time as to where they are and what they are doing. Clara Young is at Missouri University and has been a regular member to the Mizzou team – The Tigers – throughout her time there and has […]

A selection of photos from the Championship

A selection of photos from the final day of the championship mainly taken in the morning before the afternoon rain set in and everyone disappeared under waterproofs, woolly and waterproof hats, and umbrellas. Many thanks to Joyce Hunnan for providing these. Click on the image to enlarge

Championships 2018 – Day 2 – Gullane

We returned to Gullane this morning for the semi-finals of the championship and the final of the Handicap Quaich. There was a bit of a breeze but glorious sunshine. Cut off trousers polo shirts and sun visors were the order of the day. In the first match out defending Champion Jill McNicoll played past Captain […]

Championships – Day 1 – Gullane

We were treated to some great golf and great weather for the first day of the 2018 Championships. In the morning matches Dawn Young raced off to a 7&5 win in the first match and further down the draw Anne Marshall had a surprise 4&2 win over last year’s runner up Kay Lannin, but five […]

Spring Meeting – Update

It was reported last night that publication of the Spring Meeting results had been delayed because of software problems relating to CSS calculations.  This arose because we are required to calculate separately the CSS for Gullane members and non-Gullane members, but the handicapping software cannot provide this functionality for Counties and Associations because we are […]

Spring Meeting 2018

There has been an unexpected delay in publishing the official results for the Spring Meeting because of software problems relating to the CSS calculation, for which many apologies.  Players qualifying for the Championship and Quaich knock-out rounds will be notified on Tuesday.  In the meantime, congratulations to the following players (NB listed in alphabetical order within scores […]

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Cuthbertson Cup 2018

The Cuthbertson Cup was played on Sunday 22nd April 2018 at Baberton in cold and blustery conditions. Fortunately the heavy showers came at lunchtime when they (and the team officials and parents) were all inside enjoying their soup and sandwiches and after play was complete. Our team of Lucy Hall, Grace Crawford, Annie Wilson and […]

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Spring Meeting 2018

The online booking for the Spring Meeting and Championship Qualifier at Gullane No.1 on Monday 21st April 2018 has now closed. There are a few spaces still available if you find that you can play after all by contacting Jane Nelson. PLEASE click on the links below to see the full draw for the Spring Meeting […]

Juniors’ Spring Meeting

ELL Juniors Our first golfing event of the year was held in the sleet at Liberton Golf Club yesterday 2nd April 2018. In a new venture this was our first joint Junior event with Midlothian. Both Counties presented their own players with their County prizes but it makes for a bigger  and hopefully more better event for […]

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Junior Golf – Cuthbertson Cup

The Cuthbertson Cup will be held at Baberton Golf Club on Sunday 22nd April 2018. This year’s team is a mixture of familiar and new faces. Annabel Hosie (captain) Grace Crawford Lucy Hall Annie Wilson Reserve – Kate Crawford For those not familiar with the format, this is an all day event with Stirling & […]

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East of Scotland Girls’ Spring Meeting

Two of our ELLCGA Girls took part in the first junior meeting of the year and congratulations go to Alicja Gorka (Ala to her friends) who won the Scratch Prize with a gross score of 85. Full results are on the website eastgirls.org but leading scores are below. The ELLCGA junior Spring Meeting is being […]

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Summer Hole & Hole

The weather may be telling us it is still winter but the diary says it is almost time to start the summer Hole & Hole competition. We have had a good entry with only 5 lucky ladies getting a bye in the first round. There seems to have been a problem in seeing Linda’s contact […]

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Winter Foursomes Final

Congratulations to Liz Lonie and Lorraine White who have battled their way through the 5 rounds and final of the Winter Foursomes to win the first of this year’s trophies beating Dulcie Barnes and Marie Young in the final. The win must be extra special since they did not know each other before the competition […]

Pre-season Lunch – 24th March 2018

We have now looked at the diaries with Renaissance to re-schedule this event and Saturday 24th March suits Renaissance. We are very conscious that the later we leave it the more likely we are to clash with early season medals, matches and other events. If you were already booked for the event on the 3rd […]

Pre-season lunch postponed

Please note that due to the continuing severe weather we have reached an agreement with Renaissance that the lunch will be postponed. A new date for the lunch will announced shortly. We hope you are all keeping safe and warm in this very unsparing like weather.