The Mixed Triples took place on Saturday 4th September.
Twelve teams took part in 3 leagues of 4 teams, each team playing three games.
Each game lasted 6 ends with the winners receiving 2 points and 1 point if it was a draw.
This produced three teams for the Semi Final with the best runners up getting the fourth slot.
2 teams were equal on points and had to play off to decide a winner for best runners up.
This was 1 end, 1 bowl per player to decide.
The winning team were Robert McCartney, Sandi Wallace and George Grossart.
The other Semi Finalists were.
Jim Bruce 2, Allison Granger and Marion Thomson.
Sam Gilmour, Sadie Bryson and Jim Spence.
Ian Ferguson, May Ferguson and Billy Richmond.
The Semi Final winners are the teams of Jim Bruce 2 and Robert McCartney.
The Final will take place on Friday 10th September at 6pm.
A big thank you goes to Jim Bruce 2 for organising the games.
Programme for Finals Day.
11am. Gents Singles Final. W.Wallace v J. Conn
3pm Gents Pairs Final. W Wallace & J Turnbull v G Ranson & G Grossart.
A Nominated Mixed Triples Competition will be held on Saturday 4th September. If you wish to play in this add your team names to the sheet on the noticeboard.
The Annual General Meeting has been scheduled for Thursday 26th August 7.00pm in the Clubhouse.
The annual Ranson Gents Triples competition was held on Saturday 4th September. This is a round robin competition with all teams playing 20 ends. The two teams with the highest shot difference progress to the final.
Following a light lunch, provided by the Ranson Family the final was played over 5 ends. The winning team were Billy Richmond, Jim Rodger and Graham McKelvie who won by 6 shots to 3. The beaten finalists were Willie Wallace, Jim Lindsay and Sam Gilmour.
A big thanks to the Ranson Family for their continuing support.
14th August. The Ranson Triples
11th September. Gents Singles and Pairs Finals.
Please note that the Game against Troon on Saturday 7th August has been cancelled as Troon could not get enough players.
The Drummond Trophy took place on Saturday 17th July, with 48 members playing. This is a balloted mixed pairs competition with half of the teams playing in the morning and the other half in the afternoon. The pair with the highest up shots in the morning play the pair with the highest up shots in the afternoon in a final of 5 ends.
This years finalists were Marion Thomson and Ian Ferguson v Caroline Munro and Glen Ranson. After a keenly contested final the winners were Marion Thomson and Ian Ferguson.
A great day was had by all.
Jim Bruce 2.
President Robert McCartney presented the trophy.
Please note that entry sheets for the above competitions will be posted in the clubhouse on Tuesday 1st June. Please append your name(s) if you wish to play.
The bar will re-open on Monday 17th May.
Bar Hours are as follows:
Monday :- 12.00am – 3.00pm and 7pm – 10.30 pm.
Wednesday :- 12am – 5pm.
Thursday :- Closed.
Friday :- 12am – 5.00pm and 7.00pm – 10.30pm.
Saturday :- 12.00am – 5.00pm and 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Sunday :- 1.00pm – 5.00pm and 7.00pm – 10.30pm
Bar hours may be subject to change, based on demand.
Unfortunately, due to circumstances regarding staff, the bar will not be open on the afternoons of Wednesday 19th and Friday 21st May.
There will be a Wappenshaw on Wednesday 19th May at 2pm.
To enter give your name to Christine Frame.