July 2016

Skiggs and Braithwaite claim Theakstons Trophy

New to KGC in 2016, Steve Skiggs picked the right partner in Jonny Braithwaite, the two amassing 45 points to win the Theakston Trophy on Saturday July 30th. Pictured is Steve picking up the pairs’ winnings from Theakston’s Bobby Collins. …

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Got a buggy? Got insurance?

Did you know that if you use your own buggy on the course, you need to demonstrate to general manager Mr Roy that you’re insured. Ivor will be contacting everyone he knows has a buggy, so this is an extra …

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Ladies HarPanOak Result and Handicap List Updated

The results for Tuesday’s Ladies HarPanOak 36 hole competition are online now in the Ladies section. It was a win for Diane Kemp with rounds of 75 and 72 giving her a 147 total, with Christine McGurk closely following on …

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Stanley Shearer

We are profoundly sad to advise members of the passing of Stanley Shearer. Stanley was a member of Knaresborough Golf Club from 1965, holding the office of Club Captain in 1979 and Club President in 1986/87 Further details will be posted when …

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Ladies Texas Scramble Results

Ladies Texas Scramble 22-7-2016 Friday saw the Ladies Texas Scramble at Knaresborough, won by the Cookridge team of M Heslop, M Baldwin, R Larmuth and J Agar with a nett 66.5. In fact three teams finished on 66.5, which required some …

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Juniors Section Full of Promise

Isn’t it great that, on the drive out of KGC, a glance to your right sees the practice facility so often filled with youngsters and coaches? KGC’s Juniors Section, under the stewardship and guidance of Paul Seal and his team, with …

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Millennium Mixed Result

Sunday 17th July saw the Millennium Mixed competition won by Martin Harvey and Linda Savage from Mike McKay and Denise Dobson.

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Rabbits Comps Update

A few weeks ago (June 20th) it was the Thornton Trophy, played at Shipley Golf Club, where KGC’s rabbits were represented by Captain Bernard Fenton and past Captain Bruce Wood. Described in the KGC Rabbits’ press release as “not our …

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Men’s Captain’s Day Results

Log in to the KGC website and check out the results of 2016’s Men’s Captain’s Day, an event littered with more apostrophes than any other. And more excitement than a Euro 2016 Final. Unlike Ronaldo, there were no flies (or …

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Mixed Section’s Wrather Trophy, Sunday July 10th

The Wrather Trophy, about which you can read more here, was presented in 1967 in memory of R E Wrather, Club Champion in 1942,53 and 56 and Winner of the President’s Trophy in 1938. Indeed it was famously won by …

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