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A week in the life of greens (6-9 Nov 2018)

Tuesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, bunkers raked. All tees and greens bankings cut. Fairways completed. Practice ground cut. Animal repair work. Machinery maintenance carried out. Leaf blowing, collection and mulching –as usual.   Wednesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, …

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A week in the life of greens

9th green

Monday 5th November 2018. All greens were “swished” first thing this morning.Bunkers were raked . All tees were mown including the lilac tees. The majority of the fairways were cut with any remaining to be done on Tuesday. The practice …

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A Month in the Life of Greens: October 2018

It’s Busy Season As part of an initiative to give members more information as to what is happening to their course I shall be writing a blog as and when required. As is always the case, work has been ongoing. …

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Autumn Scramble

“You lot must be mad” Words heard in many KGC Members’ homes at around 6.30 am on Sunday as the hardy entrants to this year’s Autumn Scramble got dressed in the dark (judging by some attire). By 7.30 we were …

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Celebrate New Year at KGC!

It may only be October, but New Year will creep up on us soon enough. So why not nail down your plans right now and join the party at KGC. This year the entertainments team has gone the extra mile to deliver …

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Men’s Captain’s Blog September 2018

Captain/Pro Challenges September’s always a busy month at any golf club, what with all those season-ending events. In the middle of it all, since the last “Captain’s Blog” pro Andy and his less able playing partner have somehow combined to …

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Finals Day Schedule

Congratulations to all players who’ve reached the heady heights of a final this year. As usual some fixtures have required rescheduling due to doubling up, but here’s how it looks at the moment, with fixtures to be played on Sunday …

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Open Meeting Thursday…follow up

A full house of interested KGC Members gathered to hear representatives of KGC’s committee talk about and answer questions pertaining to the status of the course development plan and also the implementation of the online booking system. Both initiatives are important …

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Men’s Captain’s Blog August 2018

Aaaargh! The dust has almost settled after the defeat at Thirsk & Northallerton that saw KGC’s first team finishing second in the table by the narrowest of margins. It’s a few weeks ago now, but I’m sure we’re all still …

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It’s Still in our Hands! KGC Firsts Need One Win from One

It was another great night (among many) on Monday as KGC Men’s First Team enjoyed a 13/3 victory over visiting Masham. The singles of Dean Sleight, Matt Fowler, Carl Peirson and Steve Bradley brought in 7 valuable points that leave …

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