Spring Meeting at Muirfield – Report

The County Flag flew over Muirfield yesterday for our first County Meeting of the year and the first to be held at Muirfield. The conditions were to say the least testing with winds toppling trolleys and making it very difficult around the greens. Despite the conditions there were no call offs on the day and while there […]

Muirfield

Spring Meeting Winners First Scratch Stacey Cameron 81 First Silver Handicap Alyssa Balding 87 (10) 77 After count back Second Silver H’cap Dawn Young 84 (7) 77 After count Back Third Silver H’cap Margaret Milligan 93 (16) 77 After count back Bronze Scratch Susan Murray 106 First Bronze H’cap Elaine Somers 110 (27) 83 Second […]

Spring Meeting at Muirfield 24th April 2017 Draw & Information Sheet

The draw for the Spring Meeting  is shown in full below. Please download and read the following information sheet/guide for your visit to Muirfield. Even if you have been there before please read since the arrangement may well be different from your previous visit.2017 Spring Meeting Muirfield Information Sheet A raffle will be held on […]

Congratulations

Congratulations to Lauren Lee and Annabel Hosie (two of our older juniors)  who have recently completed their PGA Level One coaching qualifications. Annabel is I understand one of the youngest girls to attain this qualification. Well done both on taking the initiative to add this new string to your bows. I hope that you will […]

Spring Meeting

We have had a phenomenal interest in our Spring Meeting and the highest entry  that I can remember by a very large margin. I am glad to report that the new booking system seemed to go very smoothly with only a few people finding that they were pipped at the post in competition for a time. We […]

Spring Meeting – new on line booking system

Just a reminder Ladies that there will be plenty of tee off times for Muirfield and we would ask you PLEASE do not all try to book as soon as the sheet opens. No system can cope with a hundred people all trying to log on at once.  There is plenty time to book so […]

Ros Mackie-Thoresen

As many of you may by now have heard  Ros Thoresen sadly died at home on Monday 13th February 2017 after a short battle with cancer. Ros was a member and great supporter of ELLCGA for many years and a past Hon Secretary . She will also be known to many of you more recently as […]

Welcome to our new website.

I hope you will like the fresh look and layout and will take the time to find out find out what is where. The view you have may alter slightly depending on whether you are viewing on a computer, tablet, mini -tablet or smart phone.   I am looking forward to the season ahead, but the […]

Pre- Season Lunch – A letter from Jenni

Dear Members of ELLCGA As part of their 150 year Celebrations I am pleased to announce our Pre-season lunch will be at Kilspindie Golf Club on Saturday 4th March 2017. The cost of a ticket is £18.50, this includes a 2 course meal, coffee, mints and gratuity. Lunch will be from 12.30pm for 1pm.  I […]

Hello Minnesota

Joanne Free flew out to Minnesota to visit the University following the AGM and Prize Giving last week. She liked what she saw and has now signed on the dotted line and formally accepted her scholarship and will take up her place next autumn.

Prize Giving 2016

Joanne Free has been busy playing all over the country and further afield playing as an individual and representing Scotland in the European Girls Team Championship (where she captained the team) and the Girls Home Internationals. This is Joanne's last year as a Junior and will be going to Minnesota University in 2017. Joanne came along to […]

Joanne receives prestigious award

Congratulations to Joanne Free for being awarded the East Lothian Young Sports Person of the Year. She received the East Lothian Young Sports Person of the Year on Friday 15th October at the Brunton Hall, the venue for East Lothian's Sport Awards ceremony. She was nominated for representing her club, county and country all by […]

Sime Salver 2016

Many of our members were among the 48 teams taking part in the Sime Salver at Gifford recently and once again they had great weather for the event. As is so often the case a "B" team won and indeed this was a very good year for the B teams with four of them securing the first 5 […]

East of SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 RESULTS and Champion of Champions

The East of Scotland Championship was played this year at Elie Golf Club on Sunday 9th October. There were four representatives from ELLCGA – Dianne Brown, Kay Lannin, Grace Crawford and Barbara Biggart. It was a beautiful day and excellent conditions. Well done to  our Junior Grace Crawford for an excellent score of 86 on […]

ELLCGA Members TRIUMPH IN GIBSON CUP

North Berwick’s Marie and Jenni lead all the way to win the 2016 Gibson Cup trophy.The 90 entrants for the 2016 Gibson Challenge Cup matched the weekend weather with some great golf. This historic women’s foursomes competition played over The Braid Hills course since 1907 had the worthiest of winners. Marie Young and Jenni Ray […]

News from Missouri

Clara Young, our newest honorary member and currently a 3rd year student at Missouri University has been a key member of the University's golf team since she returned to the States after her summer break spending time with the family in North Berwick and golfing in competitions on this side of the pond. Last week the team won its third consecutive Johnie Imes […]

Junior News

Congratulations to Joanne Free who came 3rd in the Scottish Girls at Baberton Golf Club. The match play had to be cancelled because of lightning so the title was decided in an 18 hole stroke play competition. Great effort by Joanne and below is a picture of her with the prizewinners          […]

AMENDED DRAW FOR SUMMER MEETING AT DUNBAR GOLF CLUB 13th JUNE

ELLCGA SUMMER MEETING DUNBR GOLF CLUB – MONDAY 13 JUNE   PLAYER A PLAYER B 8.00 DIANNE BROWN LINDA HENDERSON 8.07 IRENE STEWART ANNE SMITH 8.15 IRENE GRAY JANET FAIRWEATHER 8.22 LIZ SOWLER MARIE YOUNG 8.30 HAZEL SAUNDERS DAWN YOUNG 8.37 DOROTHY THOMSON DULCIE BARNES 8.45 SHARON LYNCH ELAINE WOLSTENCROFT 8.52 ANNE S HENDERSON CAROLE […]

COMMONWEALTH SPOONS RESULTS AT GIFFORD GOLF CLUB ON 26th MAY 2016

Well done to everyone who played at Gifford today. The elements were not kind and I am feeling much better after a hot bath! Thank you to those ladies who played and marked cards which prevented any 3 balls going out until the 4 pm slot their participation was much appreciated. This meant that the […]

ELLCGA CHAMPIONSHIP AND HANDICAP QUAICH RESULTS

ELLCGA CHAMPIONSHIP AND HANDICAP FINALS DAY   This morning at Musselburgh Golf Club the ELLCGA held the semi finals of the Scratch Championship and the Finals of the Handicap Quaich. It was a dull chilly morning but all the matches were well contested and were very close all finishing at the 18th hole. Keren Ward […]

Babe Zaharias Competition 2016

EAST LOTHIAN LADIES’ COUNTY GOLF ASSOCIATION in conjunction with GULLANE LADIES’ GOLF CLUB invite entries for THE BABE ZAHARIAS TROPHY (single round of stroke play with scratch and handicap prizes) 22 AUGUST 2016 GULLANE NO 1 Entry £20 (cheques payable to ELLCGA) Liz McLelland Elmsford, Main Street, Gullane, EH31 2DR Email – lizbeak@hotmail.com       Phone – […]