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Ediie Rankin

Eddie Rankin Trophy played at Machrie against Corrie.


Machrie Bay Xmas Dinner 2015

2015 MBGC Christmas Dinner  -  a superb evening, great food.
A huge thanks to Claire & Gill for a wonderful event.

Clair and Gill @ Machrie Bay, Isle of Arran








Fixtures  -  Coming up Soon...


See the MBGC Calendar below   -  NOW 12.30 & 17.30 tee offs!






2016 / 2017   -   Fixture List









Results


Will all members note that the new 1st hole
is now in use for competitions, medals & casual golf.





2016 Machrie Bay Golf Club Champions

Club Championships 2016

The Gents Club Champion is Sandy Murray,

the Ladies Club Champion is Jenni Turnbull

& the President's Cup was won by Brian Sherwood.



Quintin Oliver wins the 2016 AGA Thompson Cup

Quintin Oliver wins the AGA Thompson Cup on Saturday 11th June @ Machrie Bay.

It went to the 1st extra hole  -  hard lines to Phil Betley (left).

Captain of Machrie Bay (Douglas Johnston) was on hand for the presentation.





Tues.  June 14th, Peter Sutton, 7 played, CSS 64

1st:  Phil Betley               73 - 12 = 61,
2nd:  Ron Woods             84 - 18 = 66,
3rd:  Alastair MacDonald  78 - 11 = 67

Lady Mary, 1 played, CSS 68 RO

Fiona Scott  104 - 26 = 78





Tues.  June 7th, Peter Sutton, 7 played, CSS 64

          1st:  Brian Sherwood  79 - 13 = 66 (BIH),
2nd:  Reuben Betley    94 - 28 = 66,
3rd:  Phil Betley           82 - 12 = 70

Ladies Championship 2nd Qualifier, 6 played, CSS 65

  1st:  Piet Johnston    88 - 20 = 68,
2nd:  Elizabeth Ross  92 - 23 = 69,
3rd:  Elizabeth Kelso  92 - 19 = 73

Magic 2 from Viv Parks





Sat. June 4th, Duncan Sillars Memorial Trophy, 12 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood  80 - 13 = 67,
2nd:  Donald Logan  80 - 10 = 70,
3rd:  Sandy Murray  76 - 5 = 71




Tues.  May 31st, CC Gents First Round, 13 played, CSS 65

1st:  Sandy Murray      69 - 6 = 63,
2nd:  David Jeffrey       73 - 8 = 65,
3rd:  Brian Sherwood  82 - 13 = 69

Ladies, 6 played, CSS RO

1st:  Elizabeth Ross  99 - 23 = 76,
2nd:  Viv Parks          94 - 17 = 77,
3rd:  Piet Johnston  98 - 20 = 78




Tues.  May 24th, Peter Sutton, 10 played, CSS RO

          1st:  John O'Sullivan  87 - 17 = 70 (BIH),
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  83 - 13 = 70,
3rd:  Phil Betley           82 - 12 = 70

Lady Mary, 4 played, CSS RO

1st:  Fiona Scott       99 - 26 = 73,
2nd:  Elizabeth Ross 102 - 23 = 79,
3rd:  Elizabeth Kelso  99 - 19 = 80





Tues.  May 17th, Peter Sutton, 7 played, CSS RO

1st& Congratulations to Reuben Betley 97 - 28 = 69,
2nd:  Phil Betley          82 - 28 = 69,
3rd:  Campbell Laing  87 - 17 = 70.

Lady Mary, 1 played, CSS 68 RO

1st:  Fiona Scott 109 - 26 = 83





Tues.  10th  May, Peter Sutton, 8 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood  80 - 13 = 67,
2nd:  John Pennycott  82 - 14 = 68,
3rd:  Phil Betley          83 - 12 = 71

Lady Mary, 3 played, CSS 67

1st:  Elizabeth Ross  94 - 23 = 71,
2nd:  Jenni Turnbull  96 - 17 = 79





Saturday 7th May, Hugh Steel Cup over 9 holes, 9 played
 
         1st:  Ron Woods        34 (BIH),
2nd:  Elizabeth Ross    34,
           3rd:  Brian Sherwood  34.5 (BIH)





Tues.  3rd May, Peter Sutton, 6 played, CSS 62

         1st:  Ron Woods        83 - 18 = 65 (BIH),
2nd:  Campbell Laing  82 - 17 = 65,
3rd:  Phil Betley          81 - 12 = 69





Tues.  26th April, Peter Sutton, 10 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Ron Woods  85 - 18 = 67,
2nd & Scratch:  Phil Betley  81 - 12 = 69,
3rd:  Reuben Betley  98 - 28 = 70

Lady Mary, 2 played, CSS 68 RO

1st:  Fiona Scott  103 - 26 = 77





Tues.  19th April, Peter Sutton, 8 played, CSS 64

1st:  Campbell Laing      80 - 17 = 63,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood      79 - 13 = 66,
       3rd:  Hamish Bannatyne  77 - 6 = 71 (BIH)





Tues.  12th April   AGA Arran Grouse Foursomes Qualifier

    1st:  Brian Sherwood & Willie Kelso  72.5,
 2nd:  Phil Betley & Reuben Betley      75,
   3rd:  Mike Hesp & Campbell Laing    75.5

Final (top 2 pairs will progress) is at Shiskine
on Saturday 10th Sept. 1pm tee off (18 holes).





Tues.  5th April   Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 9 played
Gents CSS 65 RO & Ladies CSS 68 RO

1st: Campbell Laing  89 - 17 = 72,
2nd:  Ross Trail          94 - 18 = 76,
3rd:  Phil Betley        90 - 12 = 78.

Lady Mary,

1st:  Elizabeth Ross   96 - 23 = 73,
2nd:  Pietre Johnston  101 - 22 = 79,
3rd:  Fiona Scott        106 - 26 = 80





Tues.  29th  March   Final Round of the Winter Cup, yellow tees

1st:  David Brookens  66,
2nd:  Mark Sherwood  67,
3rd:  Phil Betley          70

Overall winner of the Winter Cup is Brian Sherwood,
runner up is Phil Betley





Tues.  22nd March   Winter Cup, yellow tees

1st:  Phil Betley               67,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood        68,
3rd:  Alastair MacDonald  69





Brian Sherwood 2016 Lochranza Hotel Cup winner

Tues.  15th March   Lochranza Hotel Cup, Gents CSS 65 RO

 1st:  Alice Anderson   41 points,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  34 points,
         3rd:  Ron Woods        32 points (BIH)

The overall winner of the Lochranza Hotel Cup is...

Brian Sherwood with 169 points,
runner up is Campbell Laing with 166 points.





Tues.  8th  March   Winter Cup, 5 played, yellow tees

1st:  Alastair MacDonald  75 - 10 = 65,
2nd:  Phil Betley                79 - 11 = 68,
 3rd:  Brian Sherwood        79 - 10 = 69.





Sat.  5th  March   Lochranza Hotel Cup, CSS  65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood  34 points,
2nd:  John O'Sullivan  32 points,
3rd:  Phil Betley          30 points.





Tues.  1st  March   Winter Cup, 5 played, yellow tees

1st:  Campbell Laing  81 - 16 = 65,
2nd:  Reuben Betley  96 - 28 = 68,
3rd:  Phil Betley         83 - 11 = 72.





Tues.  23rd  February   Winter Cup, 10 played, yellow tees

1st:  Alastair MacDonald  70,
2nd:  Campbell Laing       72,
3rd:  Brian Sherwood       73





Tues.  26th January   Winter Cup, 3 played
 
 1st:  Brian Sherwood  76 - 10 = 66,
2nd:  Phil Betley             76 - 9 = 67,
3rd:  Reuben Betley  102 - 28 = 74





Tues.  19th  January   Lochranza Hotel Cup, 3 played, CSS 65 RO

 1st:  John Pennycott   28 points,
 2nd:  Ron Woods         25 points,
 3rd:  Colin Rutterford  20 points





Tues.  12th January   Winter Cup, yellow tees, 11 played

 1st:  John O'Sullivan   81 - 19 = 62,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  77 - 10 = 67,
3rd:  John Pennycott   79 - 10 = 69

John Pennycott also got the 1st magic two of the year!





The first game of 2016 was played on...
Saturday 2nd January 2016  -   Lochranza Hotel Cup (Stableford)  -  Qualifier CSS 65

This was played with the new first hole in use
due to extensive storm Frank damage to the original one. 4 played.

 1st:  Phil Betley          35 points,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  33 points,
 3rd:  Campbell Laing   31 points.





Prizes for the annual eclectic & two's comps were presented, as follows....

Eclectic...best net scores over 18 holes over the 2015 year with...

a score of 37 was Phil Betley,
2nd was Campbell Laing with a net 41,
3rd was Reuben Betley with a net 46.

Well done to all.

The winner of the Two's comp with the most two's points
accumulated over the 2015 year was...

Brian Sherwood with 18 points,
beating Phil Betley, also with 18 points, on countback.




The annual 2 club competition was played on Tues. 29th Dec.
over 9 holes followed by a buffet tea. 10 played...

     1st:  Brian Sherwood      34.5,
  2nd:  Phil Betley              35,
    3rd:  Alistair MacDonald  35.5

Mary Wilkinson won the ladies comp.



Tues.  15th  Dec.   Lochranza Hotel Cup, 5 played, CSS 65 RO

          1st:  Brian Sherwood       33 points (BIH),
2nd:  Phil Betley                33 points,
3rd:  Alastair MacDonald  28 points



Tues.  1st  Dec.   Winter Cup, 4 played

          1st:  Phil Betley          77 - 12 = 65 (BIH),
2nd:  Campbell Laing  82 - 17 = 65,
3rd:  Brian Sherwood    81 - 9 = 72



Tues.  24th  Nov.   Winter Cup, 7 played

1st:  Alastair MacDonald  78 - 10 = 68,
2nd:  Campbell Laing        88 - 18 = 70,
3rd:  Fiona Scott             100 - 29 = 71



Tues.  17th  Nov.   Lochranza Hotel Cup, 3 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood        32 points
2nd:  Phil Betley                30 points
3rd:  Alastair MacDonald  26 points



Sat.  7th  Nov.  Lochranza Hotel Cup  -  Stableford, 3 played in wet condtions, CSS 65

1st:  Campbell Laing  34 points,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  33 points,
3rd:  Phil Betley          28 points



Tues.  3rd  Nov.   Winter Cup, 8 played

          1st:  Campbell Laing  88 - 17 = 71 (BIH),
         2nd:  Piet Johnston     96 - 25 = 71 (BIH),
3rd:  John Pennycott  81 - 10 = 71





AGA Arran Grouse @ Machrie Bay Sept 2015


2015 AGA Arran Grouse Foursomes Final @ Machrie Bay, Sat. 12th Sept.

  1st:  David & Raymond Jeffrey (Lochranza Castle)  75 - 11.5 = 63.5,
2nd:  Alan Smith & Andy Smith (Lamlash)                 81 - 14.5 = 66.5

David & Raymond also managed three two's...the only ones on the day!





Congratulations to John Pennycott,
winning the Lawson - Cameron H/C knockout final on Tuesday 25th Aug.
The runner up was Phil Betley.

Tuesday medal...

14 played, CSS 65

1st: Campbell Laing: 85 - 18 = 67,
2nd: Ian Buchanan  83 - 15 = 68,
3rd: Denise Sherwood  96 - 26 = 70





The final rounds of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary comps were played Tues. 18th Aug.

15 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Pietre Johnston 86 - 22 = 64,
2nd:  Alice Anderson  84 - 17 = 67,
3rd: Brian Sherwood  82 - 13 = 69

Magic two for Campbell Laing on the par 4, 7th hole

Overall results of the two comps were;

Peter Sutton...

winner was Phil Betley with a best 6 rounds score of 371.
Runner up was Campbell Laing with 382.

Lady Mary...

winner was Pietre Johnston with a net eclectic score of 47.
Runner up was Denise Sherwood with 53






The Club currently has
 
membership vacancies.

Membership of MBGC for 2016

 is great value for money,

£100 per Adult   -   (no entry fee).

£30 per Junior (under 18)   -   (no entry fee).

For an application form please e-mail...

 golfclub@machriebay.com


OR   write to...

The Secretary,
Machrie Bay Golf Club,
Isle of Arran,
KA27 8DR








We have a game every   Tuesday   throughout the Summer season.
The competition starts at...

12.30 & 17.30 Tee Offs
 
Please arrive around 10 - 15 mins. before this.

If you are a member & would like to play then please come along & join in,
we welcome everybody & you will be assured a friendly game.

Gents, Ladies & Juniors all play together, which is unusual,
but does work very well.

Unless otherwise stated all competitions start at

12.30 & 17.30

are off the medal tees, and are open to ladies and gents.
(AGA are gents only, ALGU and SLGA are ladies only)







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Gents Handicaps on How Did i Do

Ladies Handicaps on How Did i Do
Two's List as at  31st December  2015
RESULTS  -  WINTER 2015 / 16

RESULTS  -  SUMMER  2015