Babe Zaharias Start Sheet

The start sheet for the Babe Zaharias Competition can be found here: BZ Draw (as at 30.7.2020) Please note that we are still uncertain as to whether we can play this competition.

Spring Meeting

What a beautiful day it would have been for our Spring Meeting, Luffness will be in wonderful condition and here we are in lockdown. Just think of some of the conditions we have had in the past, Dunbar and Muirfield spring to mind. The forecast for the rest of the month shows that we may […]

Winter Foursomes Quarter Final Results

Congratulations to all in getting your matches played so promptly. We are now at the semi finals, good luck to all and fingers crossed you get good weather for your ties. Semi finals to be played by the 25th of February. Kay Lannin Results can be found by following this link: Winter-Foursomes 2019 -2021a

Bowling Along

A very enjoyable and skillful morning at the East Lothian Indoor Bowls arena. Many thanks to the kind volunteers who made this possible. More photos can be found by following this link: https://www.ellgolf.co.uk/county-events/social-events/bowling-photos/ Jenni Ray

Winter Foursomes – Round 2 Completed

Round 2 ties have all been completed here is the draw for the quarter finals. Winter-Foursomes 2019 -2020 Quarter finals to be played by the 26th of January, fingers crossed for fair weather. Kay Lannin

The East of Scotland Championship Results

The East of Scotland Championship was held at North Berwick GC today.  It was a calm, mostly dry day but quite cold.  We had a full field of 69 players from across the four counties (East Lothian, Fife, Midlothian, Stirling & Clackmannanshire).  Many of the competitors had not played North Berwick before, and enjoyed discovering […]

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 […]

Need a Partner for the Winter Foursomes

Fed up with playing with your usual partners, having the same conversations, playing the same golf courses? Widen your horizons enter the Winter Foursomes  and ask to be drawn with a partner. As another incentive the last winners were a pair that were drawn together, this could be you. Send your entries, asking to be […]

Alijca Gorka Wins the Overall Prize at Dunbar

Congratulations to ELLCGA junior member Alicja Gorka (Royal Musselburgh) who won the overall Prize at the East of Scotland Girl’s Golfing Association Autumn Meeting at Dunbar with a net score of 72. Evanna Hynd, Lundin Golf Club, won the Scratch Prize with a gross score of 73. Prizewinners Ella Marshall, Evanna Hynd, Freya Constable, Lucy […]

The Gibson Challenge Cup

We have been asked to bring this competition to your attention. An application form and a full description of the format can be found here: 19_093 Gibson Challenge Cup 2019 Application Form (002)

The Jamboree at Ladybank – County Team Announcement

ELLCGA proudly announce the team that will be representing us at the 2019 Jamboree being held at Ladybank Golf Club on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd July. The team is: – Dulcie Barnes, Kay Lannin (Team Captain), Grace Crawford (ELLCGA Champion), Hazel Saunders, Mary Lou Watkins, Jill McNicoll, Jenni Ray (Captain ELLCGA), Sue Penman, Clara […]

East Lothian Girls Win at Gifford

69 junior golfers played in the East Lothian Junior League at Gifford. The winning Team were the East Lothian Girls with a best 4 total of 160, beating Glen by 2 points and West Links by 5. A great result, well done girls. Further information can be found at this link: http://eastlothianjuniorgolf.org.uk/md4-at-gifford-draw/

Grace Crawford ELLCGA’s Youngest Champion

At the age of 12 Grace has become our youngest champion taking over the mantle from Clara Young. Apologies for the previous post that said Jane Connachan had been the youngest winner before Grace in fact Clara became the youngest ever East Lothian champion when she beat Mary Lou Renton (Gifford), the county captain, by […]

The Championship and Handicap Quaich Finals Day

At 9am this morning it was raining and the temperature was three degrees, luckily things did improve. This afternoon’s Championship Final is between Grace Crawford and Lesley Johnston. Grace won her match against Dianne Brown by 3 and 2. Lesley won her match against Mary Lou Watkins by 3 and 1. The Handicap Quaich final […]

Rathbones to Sponsor the Babe Zaharias Competition

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 […]

Winter Foursomes

The semi final line up is nearly complete. The quarter finals seem to have been tightly contested so far, with one tie going to the eighteenth hole and another needing an extra hole to get a result. The updated draw can be found by following this link: Winter-Foursomes update 2018-19  

Pre Season Lunch 2019

  Ladies,   Now that we have packed away our Christmas Decorations, we can relax and start planning our 2019! There is no better way to begin the Golf Season than with the Pre-Season Lunch. This year, in keeping with decision to keep moving round different clubs, we are heading to Haddington Golf Club. The […]

Summer Meeting Change of Date

A new date for your diaries, unfortunately The Glen are no longer able to host our Summer Meeting on the 10th of June. Tuesday the 25th of June is the new date for our visit to The Glen.

Winter Foursomes Draw 2018

The Winter Foursomes draw is now complete with an entry of 51 couples this year so most of you will have first round ties to play on or before the 28th October so click on the draw below to check out if you are the challenger of one of the lucky ones with a bye. […]

Juniors

This year for the first time we entered a team in the East Lothian Junior League Team Stroke play event at Royal Musselburgh. ELLCGA were represented by Lucy Hall, Abby Nisbet and Ala Gorka. The Gullane Team won the Scratch with 230 and Haddington the lowest net score with 208.   The ELLCGA team were 245 […]

Updates

The weather may be just a little cooler but things are hotting up elsewhere! First of all congratulations to North Berwick on winning the Dewar Trophy in the 5 a-side scratch league with 7 points narrowly edging out Dunbar on 6. Over in the Carols’ Trophy Gullane Ladies lease their section but it is not […]

Open Days and Autumn Meeting

With so much top golf going on around us with the Scottish Open at Gullane last week, the Open this week at Carnoustie and the Ladies Scottish Open at Gullane next week it is easy to miss some dates for golfing opportunities for ourselves. Castle Park Ladies Open – this Friday 20th July still has […]

The Jamboree Teams

Click on the link below to see full details of the teams which will be competing at Dunbar 25th -27th June 2018 Jamboree teams 2018                                      

The County Team 2018

We are delighted to announce that the team for this year’s Jamboree at Dunbar will be in alphabetic order:- Alyssa Balding  Annabel Hosie Dawn Young Jill McNicoll  Joanne Free  Kay Lannin  Lesley Atkins Mary Lou Watkins Most of the team names will be familiar to you having played in the team before. The new “caps” […]

News Round up – the younger ones

Four of our younger players are currently studying in the USA and we get asked from time to time as to where they are and what they are doing. Clara Young is at Missouri University and has been a regular member to the Mizzou team – The Tigers – throughout her time there and has […]