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MOCGC Newsletter – THE CRADLE OF GOLF

Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club – Newsletter
THE CRADLE OF GOLF – Issue 1  October 2023

 

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Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club – Club Championships 2022

 

Winners & Runners Up

 

Club Champion :  Kevin Wyllie        –     Runner-Up :  Colin Whoriskey
Seniors Champion :  Terry Gillan     –     Runner-Up :  Alex McGregor
‘B’ Champion :  Mike McVean          –     Runner-Up :  James Bonthron
‘C’ Champion :  Greig McVean         –     Runner-Up :  Mark Hunter

 

Another great week’s golf at Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club

 

 

21st Musselburgh Hickory Challenge – Saturday 2nd July 2022

21st Musselburgh Hickory Challenge – Saturday 2nd July 2022

 

Congratulations to Prestwick Golf Club who came out on top in today’s Musselburgh Hickory Challenge.                                                      Their two pairings returned a combined score of just 70 strokes (33 + 37) which was great shooting in difficult conditions.

Today’s Runners-Up were the British Golf Collectors’ Society.

Some further pictures from today……

Leith Rules Golf Society come out on top against Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club

Saturday 21st May 2022

Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club  2 – 3  Leith Rules Golf Society

John Dixon, President of Leith Rules Golf Society presents Musselburgh Old Course Golf Club’s team captain and Honorary member, member Billy Finnigan with a framed certificate to commemorate the 350th anniversary of golf at Musselburgh Old Course.

The certificate commemorates the unveiling of the Bronze Statue of John Rattray at Leith Links in 2019, the 275th Anniversary of the signing of the Original Rules of Golf.

 

Jamie Anderson 1877 & Winning Post Trophy – Sunday 8th May 2022

Sunday 8th May 2022 – Jamie Anderson 1877 Medal & Winning Post Trophy

Here are the results from Sunday’s Competition :

 

1  Euan Bauld              78 – 11 = 67   Overall Winner (Last Nine Holes)
2  Scott Higgins           74 – 07 = 67   Overall Runner-Up (Last Nine Holes)
3  Mike McGovern      81 – 14 = 67   Overall 3rd

4  Gary Grigg               72 – 04 = 68  Lowest Gross Score

 

Congratulations Euan !

 

R&A Pairs Stableford – 9 Hole Qualifier – 1st May 2022

R&A Pairs Stableford – 9 Hole Qualifying Competition – 1st May 2022

 

Congratulations to Steven Hill and Clifford Livingstone who won the R & A Pairs Stableford Qualifier on Sunday 1st May with 36 points.

Narrowly beating Ian Boggie and Mike McGovern, who also had 36 points, on countback.

Steve and Cliff will go now forward to the next stage of the R & A Competition at New Dundas Park Golf Club.

Musselburgh Old Course

League Cup Round 2 – 24th April 2022

Sunday 24th April 2022 – League Cup Round 2 – Stroke Play Competition

Here are the results from League Cup Round 2

1  Gary Grigg                    71 – 05  =  66  Overall Winner Last Nine Holes
2  Anthony Larner           79 – 13  =  66  Overall Runner-Up
3  Callum Livingstone     71 – 03  =  68  Overall 3rd & Lowest Gross Score

League Cup Round 1 – 17th April 2022

Sunday 17th April 2022 – League Cup Round 1 – Stroke Play Competition

Here are the results from League Cup Round 1

1  Ryan Henderson     69 – 04 = 65  – Overall Winner (Last Nine Holes)
2  Gary Grigg                70 – 05 = 65  – Overall Runner-Up
3  Stephen Peters        75 – 09 = 66  – Overall 3rd (Last Nine Holes)

4  Andrew Burnside    68 – 02 = 66  – Lowest Gross Score

Global Golf 4 Cancer – GG4C – Nick Edmund

Nick Edmund is a 4 time victim of cancer and his determination to raise awareness and support for cancer                                            charities worldwide is inspirational.

Please read all about Nick’s latest adventure and which 4th hole greens his GG4C flag has recently graced.

We hope to have one of Nick’s GG4C flags flying on Mrs Formans at our invitational events in July.

Below is a link to Lewine Mair’s excellent article on Nick and GG4C from the Global Golf Post online magazine.

https://read.nxtbook.com/global_golf_post/global_golf_post/20220307/lewine_col.html