OWGS AGM – Tuesday 5th November

Please save the date for the 97th AGM of OWGS on Tuesday 5th November 2019 at 6.30pm.  Venue to be confirmed but likely to be West End with drinks to follow at a local hostelry. Formal notification of venue and papers to be distributed next week.

PLAYER NEEDED – Old Wykehamists v Old Etonians – 19 October

Old Wykehamists v Old Etonians Rye: Saturday October 19th The annual match against the Old Etonians takes place at Rye on Saturday October 19th. It’s a 36 hole affair with an excellent Rye lunch in the middle and we play with ten per side. I’m now one man short for the OW team and would be delighted if someone would like to fill the gap. It’s always a friendly match […]

OWGS v Malvern – 11 October

Dear All, We have had a good response to my plea for players for the Malvern match at the Berkshire on Friday 11 October, but we still need a couple more. This will be a morning four-ball followed by an excellent lunch. Please get in touch with me on nyrensm@hotmail.com if you are interested. Best regards, Nyren Scott-Malden

Players Required for the Cricketer Cup Golf Trophy -Sunday 29 September

All, We are looking ideally for 2 pairs to play in the Cricketer Cup Golf Trophy held at Denham Golf Club on Sunday 29th September. Format is lunch and then 18 holes of foursomes. Very relaxed, very civilised. For those, who have not been, Denham is a lovely place and certainly a club that knows how to entertain! Criteria is that players should have played OW cricket (not necessarily Cricketer […]

OWGS v Old Malvernians – 11th October @ The Berkshire

Dear All, We have now arranged the match against the Old Malvernians for Friday 11 October at the Berkshire. We would like to get at least 8 a side, if possible. If you would like to play in this match, please get in  touch with Nyren Scott-Malden on nyrensm@hotmail.com. Best regards, Nyren Scott-Malden

OWGS v Old Blundellians

The annual match between OWGS and Old Blundellians was held in pleasant conditions at Bristol and Clifton Golf Club on Thursday 18th July. Despite the concerns of the match manager,a team of 9 Old Wykehamists and one father of an Old Wykehamist presented themselves by-and-large on time against a team of 9 Old Blundellians and one member of Bristol and Clifton Golf Club,the opposing match manager having been let down by […]

OWGS Summer Meeting 2019

On Friday 5th July, 40 Old Wykehamist golfers gathered at The Berkshire to enjoy a sunny day out of the office. There were 36 who took part in the morning fourball stableford with the following able to enjoy lunch that little bit more: §  Matt Chaldicott won the individual (full handicap) stableford with 39 points. Charlie Hewetson and Alex Portz tied in second with 36 points, narrowly pipping Ben Stevens §  Tim […]

OWGS win the Alba Trophy

The OWGS team of Tom Hawkings and Nick Holt were victorious at the Alba Trophy on Saturday 8th June. This is the first time that the OWGS had won the trophy – note not the first OWs as Paddy Buckley has won the event several times playing for Woking. In blustery conditions on a tough course setup, we put together a 77 in the morning followed by a 76 in […]

Match v Old Blundellians Thursday 18th July

Players are required for the match v Old Blundellians Thursday 18th July at Bristol and Clifton Golf Club. It is a 9.30am start followed by lunch. Dayrell McArthur ( dayrell.mcarthur@outlook.com ) is Captain of Bristol & Clifton this year and would appreciate a strong turnout from those that are able. This is a friendly contest where enjoyment for all is the intention!! Golfers of all abilities encouraged. Buggies available to hire. […]

Winchester finally get through Grafton Morrish qualifying…

The last time that Winchester qualified for the Grafton Morrish was 2013; yesterday that wrong was put right. For those interested (and bad luck to those who are not), the Morrish requires teams to progress through a process of regional qualifiers. 100 attempt to get into the 48 team finals in October. Winchester WERE perennial finalists – and even lost in the final in 2005 to Malvern. However, 5 years […]