Commonwealth Spoons on 20 May 2021 at Musselburgh GC

Entries open at 7.00pm on Thursday 22 April for the Commonwealth Spoons (foursomes, stroke play), which will be held at Musselburgh GC (Monktonhall Hall) on Thursday 20 May 2021. Entry is via the BRS system on the ELLCGA website, or by following the ‘Read More’ link below. The cost is £10 per player, and the […]

2021 Jamboree Update from the County Captain

Dear East Lothian County Ladies I am looking forward to seeing you all at North Berwick at the Spring Meeting on 3rd May and delighted we are able to start our season finally. We have a full field and Jane will be emailing you with instructions for the day along with food and beverage information. […]

2021 Spring Meeting, Championship and Quaich

Booking for the Spring Meeting (rescheduled to Monday 3 May) opens at 7.00pm next Monday, 5 April. We have tee times from 0700 to 0945; 1015 to 1045; 1150 to 1400; 1600 to 1707. Rather an early start, but at least the early birds will get a parking space (remember that parking in North Berwick […]

Summer Hole and Hole Draw

Ladies Summer is just around the corner and hopefully competitive golf for all. Following an ELLCGA committee meeting on Monday 29th March the commencement of play for this competition will be on Monday 26th April assuming that travel restrictions are eased. Please check the draw and make sure your contact details are correct . If […]

Change of Date for the Spring Meeting

The Spring Meeting (and Championship and Quaich Qualifier) was scheduled to be held at North Berwick GC on Tuesday 27 April. As this will be only the second day back to golf for out-of-county golf club members, we have agreed with North Berwick to change the date of our Spring Meeting to MONDAY 3 MAY […]

Rules Night for the Squad

Thanks to Martyn Huish and Katy McNicoll for running a rules quiz for the squad and committee tonight. The quiz really tested our knowledge of the rules and made everyone realise that it is well worth brushing up on the rules as sometimes it can be to our advantage. Martyn and Katy certainly chose some […]

2021 Babe Zaharias Trophy, 16 August 2021

This is just to give you advance notice that this year’s Babe Zaharias Trophy (in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support) will be played at Longniddry GC on Monday 16 August 2021. Booking opens at 1900 on Tuesday 1 June 2021, via the East Lothian Ladies County Golf Association website. This is an open competition, not […]

Gilets for Sale

ELLCGA have a number of logoed gilets for sale. More information can be found by following this link:- https://www.ellgolf.co.uk/about/ellcga-golf-gear/

Summer Hole & Hole Delay

Following the First Minister’s latest update on COVID-19 restrictions, please note that there is no change to the current position for golf. This means we are having to delay the start of the Summer Hole and Hole competition. The draw will be published as soon as the restrictions are eased. Regards Kay Lannin

Summer Hole & Hole Entries

Entries  for our Summer  Hole & Hole competition are now being taken. Can you please send your entry to kathleeen.lannin@icloud.com I will reply to each email received. The closing date for entries is Sunday the 28th February the draw will be published shortly after this date. Fingers crossed we are able to play this competition without disruption […]

Club Open Competitions 2021

I have contacted East Lothian Clubs with a view to showing the Ladies Open Competitions on our website. If you are a member of a committee and would like your Opens to be advertised on the ELLCGA site please contact us and let us know the details. Contact email: ellcga2@gmail.com Lesley Wood

Babe Zaharias Honoured

  Along with Annika Sorenstam and Gary Player, Babe Zaharias was presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. This came after a request from the Zaharias Foundation backed by a dozen Texas congressmen, and  provides an acknowledgement to a trailblazer once barred from competing and mocked as a “Muscle Moll”. More information can be found […]

ELLCGA Squad – Fitness Training

On Thursday night we held our first of three Golf Fit Sessions for the Squad with Vharri McMinn.  Vharri put us through our paces incorporating cardio, strengthening and stretching all focused on improving our golf fitness.  The session was suitable for all ages and levels of fitness and a huge success, even Saffy the dog […]

Trophies

Those of you who won trophies this year haven’t been able to see them yet. Now thanks to Helen Bruce you will be able to see photographs of the trophies and lists of their past winners. If you follow this link it will take you to a little bit of the history of the trophies: Trophies […]

Squad Update

Now that the winter is upon us the squad were due to have their first foursomes practice in December, unfortunately due to current restrictions we have had to postpone this until further notice.  However the squad have their own winter league and it’s well and truly underway.  The Squad League Table can be seen under the County […]

Grace Breaks Another Course Record

After breaking the course record at Winterfield, Grace Crawford has gone on to set a new ladies record at Longniddry. Her 6 under par score in the final round of the ProDreamUSA UK Junior Open has been confirmed as the record for the course. This is the same course where Grace won the USKids Golf […]

A Big Thank You from Macmillan

A big thank you from Macmillan Thank you so much for holding your Golf event and raising an incredible £‎3,900.00 for Macmillan Cancer Support. We hope you enjoyed it, and that you’ll pass on our thanks to everyone who helped make it a success. Your enthusiasm and generosity will allow us to help everyone with cancer live life as fully […]

AGM

A Zoom AGM was a new experience for all of us but thanks to the hard work of Gail it was an incredibly successful meeting. The technology performed extremely well, allowing the meeting to proceed without any technical problems. The committee were on view to all, as panellists. The new committee were voted in. Position […]

Winter Singles – Covid Up

Due to the travel restrictions being placed by the government of a permitted 5 miles for exercise, it is with deep regret that we are suspending the winter singles. The suspension will be lifted once the restrictions allow normal travel to resume. Regards Kay

Babe Zaharias Macmillan Donation

ELLCGA have managed to raise the fantastic sum of £3,900 for  Macmillan Cancer Support, from hosting the Babe Zaharias Competition at Muirfield. Many thanks to all who took part and for the hard work and finger crossing that allowed the competition to take place. Thank you to Muirfield for hosting this event. Unfortunately due to […]

Winter Singles Round 1 Results

Congratulations to everyone on completing your ties in time. Some very close matches,  a couple of walkovers and a special mention to Elinor Blair on her hole in one 👏🏌️‍♀️. If your next round is being played on or after the 2nd November once the WHS has been implemented you will need to know your […]

Championship and Handicap Quaich Results

As the Spring meeting was delayed it was decided that the Championship and the Handicap Quaich should be decided without having the knock-out rounds and be run as a single round of stroke play – County Championship off scratch, and Quaich off handicap. Congratulations to Our County Champion Clara Young (North Berwick) with a scratch score […]

Spring Meeting Results

A glorious day at Haddington for our delayed Spring Meeting, conditions were far better than they usually are for this competition and the autumn colours provided a wonderful backdrop. Many thanks to Haddington for hosting this event. The results were as follows: Silver Scratch Clara Young (North Berwick) Scratch 76 Silver Handicap 1st Lucy Thomas […]

Junior Summer Meeting

I don’t think any of our girls will have played a Summer Meeting in October before but on Sunday we held the ELLCGA Girls’ Summer Meeting alongside the ELJGL Championship on Gullane No 3.  There were 11 girls playing in total, 8 of whom are members of ELLCGA. It was a lovely Autumn day at […]

Juniors play with Catriona Matthew

Three juniors – Lucy Thomas, Ellie Bent and Ala Gorka enjoyed a great game with Catriona Matthew on North Berwick West Links this morning.  The weather was kind to them and Catriona and Lucy challenged Ellie and Ala to a match. It was very closely fought with some great golf played by all the girls […]