Saturday, 28 July 2012


Captain Allan McKay has gifted a very fine  Royal Worcester Jubilee Plate to the Ladies section.  This special plate will be played for on Friday 10th August, along with the monthly Medal.
This is a unique competition to commemorate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee year, and will be played  only once.   The Winner will retain the plate.
Our thanks go to Allan for his generosity in presenting this lovely memento of the Queen's special year. We hope for a good turn-out for the August Medal  - you can't win, if you're not in......Jean Laburn Lady Captain

RESULTS : 27/07/12

SLGA Medal 10

1st   76  Muriel MCPHERSON
2nd  78  Susan ARBUCKLE    Lowest Gross
3rd   79  Avril SMITH  

1st   76  Aileen  KEAN
2nd  79  Betty BRYCE
3rd   81  Ina MURDOCH

Wee Course Medal
CSS 68
1st   72   Anne SPENCE

Thursday, 26 July 2012


Heather Anderson has been selected to play for Scotland in the European Senior Ladies' Team Championship at Lugano, Switzerland, from 4 - 8 September. The full team is  :
Captain Helen Faulds (Douglas Park),  Heather Anderson (Blairgowrie), Alison Bartlett (Royal Dornoch), Lorna Bennett (Ladybank), Fiona de Vries (St Rule), Alex Glennie (Kilmarnock Barassie) and Mary Smith (Tain).

RESULTS :  Blairgowrie drew 2 - 2 against Kings James V1  on Monday, July 23rd.  The Scratch Team  were also in action  on Monday at Pitlochry and came away with a 5 - 0 victory.
Well done teams...

Saturday, 21 July 2012

RESULTS : 21/07/12

Gold and Silver Medals. 1st Round for stroke play championships
Lansdowne  CSS 75
1st   71   Mari BROWN (18)
2nd  75  Sheila RITCHIE (13)
3rd   75  Susan ARBUCKLE (4)  Lowest gross
1st   77   Kim  HAWKER (22)  (bih)
2nd  77   Christine ANDERSON (27)
3rd  78   Ina MURDOCH (24)

Ladies Greensomes Open 18/07/12
Congratulations to Heather Anderson and Gillian Wallace who won the Scratch section with a  score of 77.

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

RESULTS : 16/07/12

Blairgowrie versus Edzell    We lost 3 - 1,  but it was a beautiful day and  the visitors enjoyed the course and hospitality.

Scratch Team.   We  defeated Crieff 5 - 0,  but went down 3-2 to Craigie Hill.  We have 2 more matches, both away, against Pitlochry and Strathmore.
Susan Arbuckle, Scratch Team Captain

Monday, 16 July 2012


Unfortunately  Blairgowrie's good run in the   2012 Mail on Sunday  has come to an end.   Our ladies  came up against stiff opposition at Deeside Golf Club on Sunday 16th July, losing by  4 - 1.  The committee  would like to thank   everyone who has played in the matches over the past few months.

Saturday, 14 July 2012

RESULTS : 13/07/2012

SLGA Medal 9  Centenary Trophy
Rosemount   CSS: 77

1st   75  Emily AIRD  (5)
2nd  76  Heather ANDERSON (3) lowest gross
3rd   76  Gwen LAMBIE  (7)

1st  76  Christine MITCHELL (22)
2nd 79  Ina MURDOCH (24)
3rd  87  Sheila RIDGEWAY (31)


Congratulations to Janette Hamilton and Maureen Reid who won the Alyth Greensomes on Monday July 9th with a score of 68.4.  
Gwen Lambie, playing with Laura Walker of Muckhart, won the Scratch section.
Well done to all.

Tuesday, 10 July 2012


Despite an ominous forecast the weather was  dry, mild  and  pleasant for  
Turn Up And Play ladies on Tuesday 10th July.  Sheila Ritchie organised a  Stableford competition over Lansdowne  and the winner was Ella Allan with 31 points.

Saturday, 7 July 2012


Looking for a bounce game next week? The next Turn Up and Get Soaked,  sorry, Turn up and Play is on  Tuesday 10th July on Lansdowne.
Those  ladies who would like to play early are requested to get to the Locker Room by 8.45am. Those wishing to play later are requested to  be there by 9.30am please.
Sheila Ritchie will be the committee member in attendance and will decide  what format will be played on the day.   These are non counting competitions  and are FUN.


Heather Anderson has won the  Scottish Senior Ladies' Match Play 2012  played at  Kemnay  Golf Club  from July 3 - 6.  Heather defeated Janice Paterson (Drumpellier) 4 and 3 in the final round.
Gillian Wallace  qualified for the  Handicap section of the Championship and  reached the semi-finals, where she  was defeated at the 19th hole.
Blairgowrie was represented by 4 ladies in the Seniors Stroke Play Championship which was played in extremely tough weather conditions. All the competitors have praised Kemnay Golf Club and their greenstaff for keeping the course playable.   You can read more about the competition and those who took part  by clicking on

RESULTS : 06/07/2012

SLGA Medal 8 Summer Meeting,  Thistle Brooch & Barnardos Qualifier
Rosemount CSS 76
1st   74   Susan ARBUCKLE  (4)    Lowest gross
2nd  76  Sandy BUSHBY (10)
3rd   76   Emily AIRD (5)

Division 2
1st   79  Kim HAWKER (22)
2nd  80  Barbara CUTHBERT (22)
3rd   80  Christina SOUTAR (24)