Babe Zaharias 2019
The Babe Zaharias Tournament will be held at The Musselburgh GC this year on Monday 19th August. The proceeds of the day will once again go to Macmillan Cancer Support.
The Babe Zaharias Tournament was held at The Musselburgh Golf Club today, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The competition took place in somewhat mixed weather conditions, ranging from torrential downpours with high winds to dry with a light breeze.
Captain Jenni Ray was hard at work early on, cleaning the huge Babe Zaharias Trophy with a toothbrush!
The winner of the scratch prize and The Babe Zaharias Trophy was Rachel Livingstone from Baberton. Last year’s winner Leanne Wilson was runner up.The winner of the handicap prize and The Ultraplast Trophy was Helen Warnock from Harburn. Many congratulations to both of you.
The CSS was 75
1st Rachel Livingstone (Baberton) 73
2nd Leanne Wilson (Kelso) 78
3rd Dulcie Barnes (Gullane) 80
1st Helen Warnock (Harburn) 71 BIH
2nd Lynn Logan (Dunbar)
3rd Gill Fisher (Pumpherston) BIH
Link to the full results including 2’s.
Thank you to Diane Fraser, Jan Laing Margaret Tiffney, Linda Smith and Irene Gray for all their help in the organisation of this event.
Thank you to Rathbone Investment for their much appreciated sponsorship.
Thank you to all who donated prizes for the raffle.
Raffle prizewinners were as follows:
Four Ball at Gullane No 2 Rachel Livingstone
Four Ball at Royal Musselburgh Wendy Thummanond
Four Ball at North Berwick Evelyn Hamilton
Four Ball at Musselburgh Links (9 Hole) Jean McNeill
Four Ball at Kilspindie Isobel Nisbet
Golf Lesson from Musselburgh Pro (N Huguet) Kay Lannin
Early Bird Dinner for Two with Wine at the Open Arms Dirleton Jackie Trangmar
Two Course Dinner for Two at Carberry Tower Eleanor Fyfe
£20 Voucher for the Ravelston House Maureen Swinton
12 Free 500ml Cartons of Ice Cream or Sorbet from S Luca (One per Month for 12 Months from August 2019) Caroline Kinnaird
Tour and Tasting for Two at Glenkinchie Distillery Jean Bauman
Bottle of Piper Heidsieck Champagne Joyce Michie
The Society’s Champagne Diane Fraser (apologies as this was wrongly shown as being won by Marion Campbell)
Leather Handbag Lesley Johnston
The draw for the Babe Zaharias Competition can be found at the following link:
We are delighted to announce that Rathbones, one of the UK’s leading providers of investment management services, is to sponsor the 2019 Babe Zaharias Competition.
The Babe Zaharias Open Ladies stroke play competition is to be held this year at The Musselburgh Golf Course on August the 19th.
Entry forms will be available on the ELLCGA website from the 1st of June to the 31st of July 2019. Entry £25. Handicap limit of 30.