OWs v Old Malvernians

Match report from yesterday’s match at the Berkshire. On a rather damp and dreary day at the Berkshire, the Old Wykehamists’ finest lined up against an Old Malvernian team including both the Dwarf (Peter Mathieson – past President of the Berkshire) and the Gorilla (Richard Thompson). In the event the rain was fairly continuous, but not too hard, and the wind did not get up too much, so it was […]

OWGS 2019 Newsletter

Dear fellow OW golfer, The OW golfing year started with a bang, literally, as James Whittington (Hon Treas.) swung the back of an axe unerringly through a window pane of the front door of our cottage in Norfolk.  This solved the problem of the flower of OWGS golf being locked out for the night before our first fixture of the year, against Royal West Norfolk.  But any hope of salvation […]

Halford Hewitt 2019 Report

After taking up multiple column inches celebrating the success of the 2018 Hewitt, it is only right that we do report on the 2019 efforts, if only seeking to take up far less in the form of celebratory glow. This year’s effort was disappointing. One of the best teams that Winchester has fielded, and defending champions no less came up against some challenges and conditions that they were unable to […]

RWNGC vs OWGS – Saturday 2nd Feb 2019

RWNGC vs OWGS – Saturday 2nd Feb 2019

From OWGS Captain Tusa… Happy to report that the first match of the OWGS 2019 season ended in a half against RWNGC.  So far, so dull.  Fortunately, however, the result masked a highly competitive fixture, very sociable opposition and a mercurial performance from the weather. With RWNGC shut for play on Thursday and Friday and with c35% probability of no play on Saturday either, I cancelled the match formally on […]

OWGS – 2018 Newsletter and 2019 Fixture List

All, Below is the much anticipated newsletter from the Captain. In addition, the 2019 fixture list accessed by clicking the link below AND by clicking this link to access the OWGS website https://www.owgs.info/events/ I wish you the very best for 2019 and please make every effort to support and encourage our Society through the year! Best wishes, Nick Dear fellow Old Wykehamist golfer, As the 2018-inscribed golf ball takes its […]