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Ediie Rankin

Eddie Rankin Trophy played at Machrie against Corrie.


Machrie Bay Xmas Dinner 2014

2014 MBGC Christmas Dinner  -  a superb evening, great food.








Fixtures  -  Coming up Soon...


See the MBGC Calendar below   -   12.30 & 5.30pm tee offs!






2015 / 2016   -   Fixture List









Results

 

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





Tues.  11th Aug.   18th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 7 played, CSS 62

1st:  Phil Betley          76 - 14 = 62,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  77 - 13 = 64,
3rd:  Campbell Laing  83 - 18 = 65





Tues.  4th  Aug.   17th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 7 played, CSS 63

1st:  Campbell Laing  83 - 18 = 65,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  79 - 12 = 67,
3rd:  Phil Betley          83 - 13 = 70





Tues.  28th  July   16th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 4 played, CSS 62

1st:  Phil Betley          73 - 15 = 58
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  82 - 12 = 70





Tues.  21st  July   15th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 13 played, CSS 63

1st:  Phil Betley  80 - 15 = 65 (BIH),
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  77 - 12 = 65,
3rd:  Matt MacDonald  84 - 15 = 69

Magic Two from Brian Sherwood






Tues.  14th  July   14th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 19 played, CSS 65

1st:  Phil Betley         81 - 15 = 66,
2nd:  David Price        82 - 12 = 70,
3rd:  John Pennycott  84 - 13 = 71





Tues.  7th  July   13th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 10 played, CSS 64


 !st:  David Price          71 - 13 = 58,
        2nd:  Brian Sherwood  80 - 12 = 68 (BIH),
3rd:  Phil Betley           83 - 15 = 68

Magic Two from David Price @ the 11th





2015 winners at Machrie Bay Golf Club


The 3 Club Championship finals were played in near perfect conditions on Monday 22nd June.
All were very close matches...

Men's Championship  -  Sandy Murray beat Willie Kelso on the 18th.
Ladies Championship  -  Jenni Turnbull beat Alice Anderson on the 18th.
President's Cup  -  Phil Betley beat Brian Sherwood on the 17th


Jenni Turnbull, Ladies Club Champion 2015 - Machrie Bay

Sandy Murray, 2015 Gents Club Champion at Machrie Bay Golf Club, Isle of Arran


Club Championship matches to be played  Monday 22nd  June  at 5.30pm

President's Cup   -   Briian Sherwood  v  Phil Betley,
Ladies Championship   -   Alice Anderson  v  Jenni Turnbull,
Mens Championship  -   Willie Kelso  v  Sandy Murray





Gleneagles medal & 12th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary
Tues.  30th  June, 23 played, CSS 65

Winners...
Mens:  John Pennycott  75 - 13 = 62
Ladies:  Jenni Turnbull  91 - 17 = 74 (BIH)

Well done to both. They will be entered for the Gleneagles draw.
£250 will be donated by MBGC to Clic Sergeant (For children with cancer)
associated with this competition.

Runners up in the sweep...

Ken McKinlay  77 - 10 = 67,
Phil Betley  83 - 15 = 68 (BIH)





Tues.  23rd  June   11th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 16 played, CSS 62

     1st:  David Price        77 - 13 = 64,
             2nd:  John Pennycott  78 - 13 = 65 (BIH),
   3rd:  Phil Betley           80 - 15 = 65





Tues.  16th  June   10th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 16 played, CSS 63

1st:  Campbell Laing  79 - 19 = 60,
2nd:  Ron Woods        79 - 18 = 61,
3rd:  Mark Sherwood    70 - 5 = 65





Tues.  9th June   9th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 15 played, CSS 63

1st:  Campbell Laing  83 - 19 = 64,
2nd:  Pieter Johnston  88 - 23 = 65,
3rd:  David Price         82 - 13 = 69

Magic two from Phil Betley





Monday 8th  June   Club Championship, quarter finals

Through to the men's semi-finals are Mark Sherwood, Sandy Murray, David Jeffrey & Willie Kelso

Through to the ladies semi-finals are Jenni Turnbull, Alice Anderson, Elizabeth Kelso & Sally Brookes.





Sat.  6th  June   Duncan Sillars trophy & 2nd round of mens Club Championship
12 played, CSS 65

1st:  Phil Betley          79 - 15 = 64,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood  79 - 12 = 67,
3rd:  David Price         81 - 13 = 68

There were 3 x magic two's : Sandy Murray, Brian Sherwood & Donald Logan





Tues.  2nd  June   8th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary &
 1st round of the Club Championships, 19 played, CSS 65 RO

 1st:  Sandy Murray    72 - 6 = 66,
         2nd:  Ron Woods     86 - 18 = 68 (BIH),
 3rd:  David Price      81 - 13 = 68






Tues.  26th  May   7th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 20 played, CSS 65

 1st:  Phil Betley   80 - 15 = 65,
2nd:  David Price  79 - 13 = 66,
         3rd:  Mike Hesp    86 - 18 = 68 (BIH)

There were two magic two's : Hamish Bannatne @ the 5th
and Willie Kelso (his first ever at Machrie in a medal) @ the 2nd.






Tues.  19th  May    6th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 17 played, CSS 65

 1st:  Phil Betley             79 - 16 = 63,
         2nd:  Hamish Bannatyne  74 - 6 = 68 (BIH),
3rd:  Ron Woods           86 - 18 = 68






Seniors Bowl 2015


Friday 15th May  AGA Senior Bowl (Final)  @ Lamlash,  Lamlash v Machrie Bay


After a monumental battle on a miserable night, the joint winners of the
Senior Bowl are Lamlash & Machrie.
The match went to the last putt and ended all square, so decision was made to
share the trophy, great final & congratulations to all the players.





Tues.  12th  May   5th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 15 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood  78 - 12 = 66
2nd:  Pietre Johnston  91 - 24 = 67
         3rd:  Sally Brookes     88 - 19 = 69 (BIH)





Tues.  6th  May  4th round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 3 played, CSS 65 RO

1st:  Brian Sherwood  82 - 12 = 70





Sat.  2nd  May   Hugh Steel Cup, 9 hole comp. for over 60's, 10 played

   1st:  David Price           36 - 6.5 = 29.5
  2nd:  Willie Kelso           37 - 3.5 = 33.5
3rd:  Douglas Johnston  46 - 12 = 34





Tues.  28th  April   3rd round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 6 played, CSS 63

1st:  Brian Sherwood    76 - 12 = 64
2nd:  Hamish Bannatyne  71 - 6 = 65
 3rd:  Campbell Laing      86 - 19 = 67

Magic two from Hamish @ the 14th





Tues.  21st  April   2nd round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 12 played, CSS 62

1st:  Campbell Laing   80 - 19 = 61
2nd:  Phil Betley           78 - 16 = 62
3rd:  Brian Sherwood  77 - 11 = 66





Tues.  7th  April   1st round of the Peter Sutton / Lady Mary, 15 played, CSS 64

 1st:  Phil Betley          78 - 16 = 62
2nd:  David Price        79 - 13 = 66
          3rd:  Campbell Laing  87 - 19 = 68 (BIH)





The overall winner of this winter comp (best 6 scores) was Phil Betley with a nett score of 387.
The runner up was Campbell Laing with a net score of 391.





The overall winner of the comp, with the best 5 scores played over the winter months,
 was Phil Betley with 201 pts,
with Brian Sherwood runner up with 181 pts





Sat.  3rd  Jan.   Lochranza Hotel Cup & Freebie Final, CSS 64

1st  Phil Betley            37 pts
2nd  Brian Sherwood  32 pts
3rd  Ian Buchanan       32 pts

Scratch B Sherwood

The Freebie Final was won by Phil Betley





Annual Eclectic winner Campbell Laing 42

Two's Winner  -  Brian Sherwood  26 pts
2nd  -  Elizabeth Ross  18 pts
3rd  -  Mark Sherwood  11 pts





Sat.  11th October   Eddie Rankin Cup  -  Machrie v Corrie ( Stableford )

1st  Phil Betley           40
2nd  Chris Pattenden  36
3rd  Len Hartley          35

...the Eddie Rankin was won by the host club Machrie





Lawson - Cameron Cup   -   After a close game David Jeffrey won,
beating John Pennycott on the last hole.




Denise & Brian Sherwood 2014


Winner of the Peter SuttonBrian Sherwood with a score of 399 on a count back
Runner up :  David Price  399


Winner of the Lady Mary :  Denise Sherwood with a 49
Runner up :  Alice Anderson  52





Sat.  5th  July   Captain's Day   -   9 hole Stableford

Ladies winner   -   Viv Parks 21 pts
Longest drive for ladies   -   Piet Johnston
Nearest the pin for ladies   -   Viv Parks

Gents winner   -   Ken McKinlay  22 pts
Longest drive for men   -   Ken McKinlay
Nearest the pin for men   -   David Jeffrey

Captain's Day @ Machrie Bay 2014

Pairs
1st  Denise Sherwood & Ken McKinlay
2nd  Viv Parks & Ron Woods
3rd  Mary Wilkinson & Mike Hesp

Thanks to Willie for organising the cakes & tea.
Also to Claire and the tearoom staff for supplying the delicious cakes & tea.
And to David Jeffrey for the excellent condition of the course.
A great afternoon had by all!






The Club currently has
 
membership vacancies.

Membership of MBGC for 2015

 is great value for money,

£95 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  &  5.30pm
 
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  &  5.30pm

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  24th June  2015
RESULTS  -  SUMMER 2015

RESULTS  -  WINTER  2014 / 15