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Tom Hawkings at The Frame Trophy

Last weekend Tom competed at The Frame Trophy; held at Worplesdon each yearÊ-Ênamed after the legendary David Frame).Ê It is the only over 50 Open Competition (most senior events being over 55). Despite having the yips in the first round and missing 5 short putts (the shortest was about 1ft) and having a triple bogey at the second hole in…

Players Required for Royal St. George’s & Holinwell

All, I hope this finds you well – trying to enjoy some fine British Summer golfing weather. We are short of players for the following matches – please see if you can play and make yourself available: 1. OWGS vs. Royal St. George’s at Sandwich -ÊSaturday 23rd July. There is also an optionalÊdinner afterwards. 1 player required. Please contact Ben…

Claudio Consul – up to 56 in the WAGR (World Amatuer Golf Ranking)

Quite remarkable that our very own OW golfer is now ranked 56 in the World in terms of Amateur Golfers… http://www.wagr.com/en/Ranking/Player.aspx?playerid=23325&ismens=True the highlight being a recent 3rd placed finish in the Gut Bissenmoor Classic where he started with a 6 under par 65. ÊÊhttp://www.pga.de/epd_en_news/items/claudio-consul-against-the-pros.html I am sure we all wish him fantastic success over the next few months…

OWGS v Huntercombe – Match Report…

A beautiful spring morning saw OWGS get off to a flying start in the morning with steady golf from Nyren Scott-Malden and Andrew Brownrigg. They were followed in by the canny senior pairing of Val Powell and Christopher Cornell. Huntercombe fought back to gain a point against Parkinson and Cruikshank, whereupon the fourth match came to an end with Simon…

Golf Quarterly – A Plug!

To those of you that don’t subscribe, I can whole heartedly recommend Golf Quarterly as a fine addition to your golf journal collection. Aimed more at the more genteel side of the golfing world, it is amusing and often features tales, anecdotes, quizzes and profiles that are often very close to home. So much so, that there is a decent…