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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   -   12.00 Noon tee off!






2015 / 2016   -   Fixture List

2016 / 2017   -   Fixture List









Results



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





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



Tues.  27th  Oct.   Winter Cup, 11 played in superb conditions

1st:  Brian Sherwood   73 - 9 = 64,
        2nd:  Campbell Laing  87 - 17 = 70 (BIH),
3rd:  Rion Culpan       91 - 21 = 70



Tues.  20th  Oct.   Lochranza Hotel Cup, 14 played, Gents CSS 62, Ladies CSS 65

1st:  John Pennycott  41 points,
        2nd:  Aileen Latona    39 points (BIH),
3rd:  John O'Sullivan  39 points



Tues.  13th  Oct.   Winter Cup, 7 played

1st:  David Brookens  73 - 12 = 61,
2nd:  Elizabeth Kelso  84 - 22 = 62,
3rd:  John Pennycott  76 - 13 = 63




Tues.  6th Oct.  1st round of Winter Cup, 7 played

1st:  Brian Sherwood  75 - 13 = 62,
2nd:  Alice Anderson  85 - 20 = 65,
3rd:  Elizabeth Kelso  90 - 22 = 68




Sat.  3rd Oct.  Lochranza Hotel Cup, 6 played, CSS 63

1st:  Graham Kennedy  42 pts,
2nd:  Denise Sherwood  37 pts,
        3rd:  Phil Betley           34 pts (BIH)




Sept. Medal, 29/9/15, 11 played, CSS 65

1st:  Hamish Bannatyne  72 - 6 = 66,
2nd:  Brian Sherwood    81 - 13 = 68,
         3rd:  William Anderson  86 - 16 = 70 (BIH)





Sept. Medal, 15/9/15, 6 played, CSS 65 RO

  1st: Hamish Bannatyne  77 - 6 = 71
2nd: Fiona Scott         101 - 29 = 72
 3rd:  Piet Johnston       99 - 25 = 74






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!





Sept. Medal 8/9/15, 8 played, CSS 62

1st:  Phil Betley         79 - 14 = 65,
2nd:  Campbell Laing  90 - 18 = 72,
3rd:  David Wilkinson  92 - 18 = 74

Magic two @ the 2nd by Alastair MacDonald





Sept Medal  1/9/15, 8 played, CSS 63

1st:  Campbell Laing  83 - 18 = 65,
2nd:  John Pennycott  80 - 13 = 67,
3rd:   Elizabeth Ross  94 - 26 = 68





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





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)






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.





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






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 Winter season.
The competition starts at...

12.00 Noon
 
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

12.00 Noon

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