Entries by Lesley Wood

Congratulations Catriona

Many congratulations to our honorary member Catriona Matthew who has been chosen to captain the European Solheim Cup team for the second time. Catriona will be captain again at Inverness Golf Club in Toledo, Ohio, in 2021. Catriona was part of the first European team to win on US soil at Colorado Golf Club in […]

Dates for Your Diary

Sunday 12 January, 10am to midday: bowling at Meadowmill for all ELLCGA members (more details to follow). Saturday 29 February: Pre-Season Lunch at The Glen GC. Monday 20 April: Spring Meeting and Championship Qualifier at Luffness New GC (booking opens on 23 March). Sunday/Monday 3/4 May: Championship and Quaich Knock-out Rounds at Luffness New. Thursday […]

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Prize Giving 2019

The main Prize Giving followed the AGM County Champion this year is Grace Crawford who beat Lesley Johnson in the final at Longniddry. Grace receiving her trophy from Vice President Carole Ross. Jing Yun Little won the Handicap Quaich beating Lesley Wood in the final. Congratulations to all of the players who took part in […]

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Junior Prize Giving 2019

Frances Hall, Junior Secretary, reported that there were sixteen juniors this year an increase over last year. For the first time, we had entered an ELLCGA team in the East Lothian Junior Golf League and the team performed really well in this competition. The girls’ handicaps have all been reduced this season and they have […]

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AGM and Prize Giving 2019

In her captain’s report Jenni Ray welcomed everyone to the meeting at North Berwick Golf Club and was pleased to announce that Catriona Matthew had agreed that a trophy could be presented in her name. “The Catriona Matthew Team Trophy” will be played for by club teams in the Autumn Meeting. One of the highlights […]

The Catriona Matthew Trophy

ELLCGA are delighted to announce a new team competition that will be played for at the Autumn Meeting each year. Honorary member of ELLCGA Catriona Matthew has worked with us in creating the competition in recognition of her captaincy of the successful European Solheim Cup at Gleneagles this year. ‘The Catriona Matthew Team Trophy” will […]

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Kingsbarns Girls Classic

ELLCGA Junior Girls were invited by Scottish Golf and Kingsbarns Golf Links to participate in the Kingsbarns Girls Classic on Saturday 2nd November. This exciting event is now in its second year and is a legacy of Kingsbarns hosting the Women’s British Open in 2017. Scottish Golf’s aim is to give developing young female golfers […]

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ELLCGA Match vs Lanarkshire

Congratulations to all the girls and Ladies who played in the annual match against Lanarkshire today at North Berwick West Links. The conditions were truly testing, with wind and rain. The match ended with a 2 all draw. Photographed are the Junior pairings of Annie Wilson, Molly Paton of ELLCGA and Jodie Graham and Kitty […]

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ELLCGA 2019 AGM

The ELLCGA AGM and Prizegiving will be held at North Berwick Golf Club at 7.15pm for 7.30pm on Thursday 7 November. Tea/coffee/wine/juice will be available beforehand. We will also have a stock of the new gilets available for sale, at a price of £50. Please find enclosed the agenda, minutes from last year, proposed amendments […]

Race to the Machrie

I saw this video and thought that it would be good to share the exploits of our champion at The Machrie on the Isle of Islay. It was the venue for a spectacular end of season tournament for golfers from the Barrie Douglas Foundation, Paul Lawrie Foundation and Stephen Gallacher Foundation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_L5AQ6Ou2Ek

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East Lothian Junior Golf Championships 2019

The East Lothian Junior Golf Championships 2019 was played for at The Glen Golf Club on Tuesday 15th October.  There were 58 Competitors including 11 girls.  The highest number of Girls since the event started in 1998. The East Lothian Girls who were able to play in the Championship were Grace Crawford, Lucy Thomas, Ala […]

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Cuthbertson Cup Report

The Cuthbertson Cup was held at Falkirk Tryst Golf Club on Sunday 29th September 2019. The Cuthbertson Cup was presented by Mrs. Shelagh Cuthbertson of Midlothian and was first contested in 1957. It is an annual match played in one day between teams of 4 girls from each of East Lothian, Fife, Midlothian and Stirling […]

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Winter Foursomes

The draw for the Winter Foursomes has been made. As there are fewer entries this year there is one less round. First round ties have to be played by the 26th of November. The draw can be found at the following link. Winter-Foursomes 2019 -2020(2) Kay Lannin

East of Scotland Championship

The draw for the East of Scotland Championship has been made and can be found at this link. EoS Draw as at 23.9.2019 There will be a waiting list (in handicap order) for players who did not make the cut. People will be notified individually of their place on the waiting list. Please would competitors […]

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Carols’ Trophy Final

Gullane Ladies were the winners in a closely fought match against Dunbar played on a  beautiful sunny Autumn day at The Glen. The course was looking fantastic with the Bass Rock providing a stunning background.  Thanks go to everyone at The Glen for kindly hosting the event and providing a fine afternoon tea for the […]

Ladies of the Links

Just to let you know that the BBC has repeated this 30 minute programme online. It is about the Musselburgh Fishwives playing golf on the links. It can be found at this link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b012zwz0

Solheim Cup

Many congratulations to Catriona Matthews and her fantastic European Team for their amazing victory at Gleneagles from all of our ELLCGA members. Those of us who were lucky enough to be there had a wonderful day of golf.    

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Solheim Cup

Finally the day has arrived. Good luck to Catriona Mathew and her European Team from all at ELLCGA. Friday morning pairings: Carlota Ciganda & Bronte Law v Morgan Pressel & Marina Alex Georgia Hall & Celine Boutier v Lexi Thompson & Brittany Altomare Caroline Masson & Jodi Ewart Shadof v Jessica Korda & Nelly Korda […]

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Result of the Summer Hole & Hole

The final of the Summer Hole & Hole between Anne Blundell and Tina Mooney took place at a very windy but dry and  sunny Kilspindie. The winner was Anne Blundell, congratulations to Anne on her success and to Tina for reaching the final. Full results can be found here: Summer Hole & Hole 2019 Kay […]

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Winter Foursomes

Ladies the entry for the winter foursomes is now open, can you please email Kay Lannin, kathleeen.lannin@icloud.com, your entry with your partner’s name and contact details, one entry per couple closing date for entries is 18th September. Draw will be published on the ELLCGA site. Regards Kay Lannin

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Congratulations Captain

Congratulations to our ELLCGA Captain, Jenni Ray and her partner John Stewart, who won the 68th North Berwick Cup beating fellow North Berwick pair Weston Main and Lesley Ross in the final. The competition is an open event, knock-out matchplay format, with entries from all over the UK.

East of Scotland Championship 2019

EAST OF SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 (OPEN TO COUNTY MEMBERS IN EAST DIVISION) North Berwick Golf Club ON SUNDAY 13TH OCTOBER 2019 Tee Times from 10:00 am – 1.30 pm (Play will be in threes) Entries limited to 60 players – ballot on handicap if necessary Entries close Saturday 21st September 2019 The draw will be […]