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 […]

Championship and Handicap Quaich Results

The results of the Championship quarter finals: Dawn Young lost to Barbara Biggart  at the 19th hole Jill McNicoll beat Anne Marshall 5 and 3 Hazel Saunders lost to Audrey Dunnett 4 and 3 Karen Fullerton beat Fiona MacIver 5 and 4 The results of the Handicap Quaich semi finals: June Elliot beat Linda Henderson  3 […]

Championship and Handicap Quaich

The results of the first round of the championship and the Handicap Quaich can be found by following these links. The highlight of today was a hole in one by Morag Nicolson. Championship-Draw-2018-1   Handicap-Quaich-2018-v2-1 (1)  

Summer Hole & Hole

Despite some truly awful weather,  the first round of the Summer Hole & Hole has been completed. Well done to all of the players for managing to complete their ties in such trying conditions. Let us hope for an improvement in the weather for the second round. Click on the link to view the results […]

Juniors’ Spring Meeting

ELL Juniors Our first golfing event of the year was held in the sleet at Liberton Golf Club yesterday 2nd April 2018. In a new venture this was our first joint Junior event with Midlothian. Both Counties presented their own players with their County prizes but it makes for a bigger  and hopefully more better event for […]

Winter Foursomes – Results and Semi Final Draw

Well done to the four couples who have managed to battle through to the semi-final stages of this year’s Winter Foursomes.  Click on the link for the full draw and to see who is through to the semi-final stage. Winter-Foursomes semi final draw 25th Jan 2018

AGM and Prize Giving

The AGM and Prize Giving took place last night at Gullane GC. In addition to the usual AGM business the updating of the Association Rules was also approved unanimously. The cancellation of the Scottish Golf SGM meant that the intended discussion on how the County should exercise its votes was not necessary. Elaine made a […]

5-A-Side – Carols’ Trophy Final 2017

Dewar Trophy Final

DEWAR TROPHY Congratulations to Gullane who have just played Castle Park and won 4-1.  This win means they have secured the trophy again this year.well done to all the players in all the teams and hope you all enjoyed the matches you played.  The trophy will be presented at the AGM.

Carols’ Trophy

CAROLS’ TROPHY FINALS Well done to Renaissance and North Berwick who have won their sections of the Carols’ Trophy.  The final will be played at Longniddry on Sunday 10th September at 12.45 – 1315.  Many thanks to Longniddry for hosting the event. The presentation of the trophy will follow the matches. Good luck to both […]

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 […]

Summer Meeting at Royal Musselburgh

The Summer Meeting was played on a glorious sunny day with a bit of a breeze from time to time to stop us getting too hot. How often do we say that! There was some good scoring but others found themselves flagging a bit in the second half. The results;- CSS – 74 1st Silver […]