AGM & Prize Giving – 9th November 2017

The AGM and Prize Giving will be held at Gullane GC on Thursday 9th November at 7pm for 7.30pm. Subscription renewals for 2018 will sent to all members by email along with the agenda, accounts  and other papers.   If you do not receive an email please let us know and we will recheck your email address on […]

Solheim Cup 2019

Our congratulations go to Catriona Matthew in being named as captain of the European team to meet the USA at Gleneagles in  September 2019. A hard earned and well deserved appointment. Catriona has appeared in the Solheim Cup teams since 1998 and having been called in as a reserve this year, much to the delight […]

Autumn Meeting results

CSS 76 Reductions Only Division 1 1st Silver Jane Nelson 34 points 2nd Silver Mhairi Tufail 31 pints bih 3rd Silver Sue Penman 31 points Division 2 Rhona Brankin 34 points Felicity Bryant 30 points Jeanie Cole 28 points 2’s Janet Fairweather @ 8th Fiona Larnach @ 8th Rhona Brankin @ 17th Sent from Mail […]

Babe Zaharias Presentation

The Babe Zaharias committee, volunteers from the day, Trophy winners and a representative of Macmillan met at Gullane on Sunday for a small presentation. The Babe Zaharias Trophy was formally presented by Janette Buchanan our President to Alison McBride from Harburn and the Ultraplast Handicap Trophy to Vicki Cullen from Murrayfield. A cheque for £3,720 […]

Winter Foursomes Draw 2017-2018

Ladies the draw is now complete for this year’s Winter Foursomes with some 50 couples taking part. Frances Hall is looking after the results this year and I would remind you to send her your results as soon as you can after your tie has been played. Her details are at the top right on […]

Re-scheduled Autumn Meeting Draw


News round-up

The Ladies British Amateur Stroke Play Championship was played at North Berwick earlier this month. There was sadly a shortage of East Lothian talent with Dawn Young the sole East Lothian player. Clara Young like so many of of the top young players had already returned to college and were unavailable. Conditions were difficult but […]

Summer Hole & Hole 2017

The final of this year’s Summer Hole & Hole took place on Sunday between Dulcie Barnes and Susan Penman.  After a hard fought Match Dulcie triumphed at the 17th. Congratulations to Dulcie on her win and well done Sue on reaching the final.

Babe Zaharias – a selection of photos

Babe Zaharias – 2017

The 2017 Babe Zaharias was played at Gullane No1 and while there was early morning mist lying on the course at the start of play it soon burned off from most of the course thought it lingered at the 13th and 14th for a bit longer. For a change there was no wind and no […]

Autumn Meeting – New Date – 26th September

As some of you will know the Autumn Meeting at Haddington on Friday had to be abandoned when a torrential downpour following on all the earlier rain flooded the greens and we were advised that play could not continue. We have re-scheduled the event for Tuesday 26th September. Unfortunately there will be no late tee- […]

Winter Foursomes 2017-8

We are now accepting entries for the Winter Foursomes Competition which will run from 1st October 2017 to 31st March 2018. Entries should be emailed to the competition convenor Frances Hall at:- All that is required – the two names for the pairing and the contact number or numbers. There is no form and no […]

Draw for Autumn Meeting – Haddington – Friday 18th August

TIME PLAYER 1 PLAYER 2 PLAYER 3 09:04 Jenni Ray Dianne Brown Jane McMinn 09:12 Lil McNicoll Isobel Barrie Helen Walker 09:20 Hazel Saunders Lorna Thomson Catriona Smith 09:28 Irene Gray Eleanor Black Liz Sowler 09:36 Joan Doig Isabel Smith Anne Rorrison 09:44 Irene Stewart Jan Laing Liz Maclarty Jones 09:52 Carol MacLeod Joan Henderson […]

News round up

Our members are busy golfing in many different places at the moment some locally and some further afield. This is a quick round up of some of those involved in International events. International Golf 1 Two of our members have been seeking pastures new. Lesley Johnstone and Sue Penman have played abroad with some success […]

Babe Zaharias Draw 2017

We are  delighted to report that we have a full entry for the competition again this year and look forward to welcoming you all to Gullane on the 21st August 2017. Please click on link below to see the full draw and information for players. BABE ZAHARIAS TROPHY 2017  

Caryl Campbell

As some off you may have already heard Caryl Campbell died peacefully at the Muirfield Nursing Home on Friday 28th July. Caryl was the longest serving secretary of ELLCGA having given 17 years to the role culminating with our 75th Anniverary. More recently she held the roles of Vice-President and President adding a further 6 […]

Open Days – late entries available

The uncertain weather has not encouraged people to get out and play in the many Open Days at clubs in the County and elsewhere.  We would encourage members to support these events, they are a great opportunity to play other courses.  Details are readily available on most club websites if you are looking at individual […]

East of Scotland Championship 2017 at Royal Burgess

The East of Scotland Championship will be held  on Sunday 15th October 2017 and for the first time will be held at The Royal Burgess Golf Club in Edinburgh.  Entries open on Monday 24th July and we hope this will be well supported by our members. This competition is open to members of East Lothian Ladies, […]

Latest News

Clara Young has been named as 2017 Women’s Golf Coaches Association All -American Scholar. This comes hot on the heels mod her recent recognition by her college in Missouri. Clara is currently playing in the Scottish Team in the Algarve at the European Team Championships. Juniors – Some of our junior girls took part in […]

Day 3 at Stirling

Day 3 was dry though on the cold side. East Lothian and Fife would play for the wooden spoon and Midlothian and Stirling & Clackmannan for the trophy. At the end of the day Midlothian retained the trophy playing excellent golf to beat Stirling and Clackmannan 7-2, Third place went to Fife who beat East Lothian […]

The Jamboree – Day 2

Day 2 started wet and miserable but the greens were still playable and the pin placements selected were intended to avoid the problem of flooding greens.  In the end the weather changed a little and we did not have the heavy rain and winds were not as strong a previously  forecast,  it was still wet […]

News round up

Congratulations to Clara Young in being recognised by her College in being named as one of 85 sports students on the 2017 Spring Southeastern Conference Academic Roll of Honour. A number of the the county team have been participating in their club championships in recent weeks including Jill McNicoll our County Champion who has retained […]

East Division Inter-County Tournament

The annual East Division Matches popularly known as the Jamboree will be held this year at Stirling GC from Monday 26th to Wednesday 28th June 2017. We hope that some of you will come along and support the team and enjoy watching some great golf. This year the event clashes with The Scottish Seniors so […]

Summer Meeting – Royal Musselburgh – Draw

          PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK FOR THE INFORMATION SHEET               2017 Summer Meeting Information Sheet   East Lothian Ladies County Golf Association – Monday 19 June 2017 TIME Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 08:00 Hazel Saunders Mary Lou Watkins 08:08 Irene Stewart Janette Laing Cynthia Guthrie 08:32 Barbara McIntosh Maureen Woodward 08:40 Elinor Blair Alice […]

Royal a Aberdeen – The Final

The final was held on Saturday amidst more rain and wind. Connie Jaffrey (The Ladies Golf Club Troon) got of to a wonderful start with a fine display of her short game and putting skills requiring only single putts on six of the first nine holes leading Clara Young (North Berwick)by five holes at the […]