Big shout out to all the volunteers who help throughout the year in the running of the club. Today Duncan Munro, Sandy Galbraith and Ian McGhie were out on the course strimming to assist greenkeeper Robert. Last week Eilidh Neilson and Lorna Campbell did a great job tidying up the clubhouse to assist Jennifer who
Thank you Jim for sharing your favourite hole at Carradale on your recent trip to Scotland. “The tee shot on the 2nd hole at the wonderful Carradale Golf Club plays thrillingly downhill, with the approach over an ancient rock wall to a perfectly sited green. All with stunning views of the Kilbrannan Sound and the
In the fading evening light, club member Mike captured this picture that brought to mind all absent friends and families that have enjoyed this wonderful course and it’s surrounding over the years. Thank you Mike – a lovely thought and will resonate with many ❤️.
There were good entries for the our Club Championships resulting in strong competition for the top places. With the course carefully prepared by Greenkeeper Robert Strang, ably assisted by Gareth Strang, Duncan Munro (Green Convener) and volunteers, the stage was set. The Gents Champion after four rounds was Jamie Campbell winning the trophy for the
The club were delighted to offer a number of Junior Golf sessions to enthusiastic participants throughout June. The final night ended with a fun session where the golfers were able to practise their skills. A big thank you to all who came along to participate as well as the trainers ( Liz, Margaret, Lorna, Anne
Perfect weather to enjoy a round today. Greenkeeper Robert keeping the course in top top condition and as a result a joy to play on. Don’t you just love it too when you reach the green and see where your ball has landed…..
Entries now being taken for our Gents Open and Senior Open on 14 July. We are delighted to have two local businesses sponsor these events: Gents Open – sponsored by Carradale Bay Caravan Park Senior Gents – sponsored by Carradales Luxury Guest House (This competition is run alongside the Gents Open and the one entry
Not long now until our AM-AM on Sunday, 4 August. Delighted to have Glen Scotia sponsor the event – we have a licence for the event and so will be serving some Glen Scotia along side the usual wine and beer during the afternoon. Make sure you enter soon before all tee-times booked up.
35 ladies took part in the Carradale Ladies Open in a day of wind, rain, mist and some belated sunshine. Despite the weather, the course was looking fantastic thanks to the continued diligence and early morning efforts of greenkeeper Robert Strang. Thanks also to the very generous local businesses and supporters of the club who
Calling all Primary School children…..back by popular demand. Hope to see you at the Clubhouse.
Today’s worthy winners of the Neilson Rose Bowl were Johnny O’Neil and our president Eilidh Neilson (33.3). Runners up Alan Smith and Lorna Campbell (33.7) Well played and congratulations to all.
An excellent turnout of 19 teams competed for the Kilbrannan Shield today in an Open Mixed Texas Scramble, kindly sponsored by Kintyre Gin. The early starters were lucky to have the better weather as the rain moved in late morning and carried on throughout the afternoon. We were delighted to welcome Team Dutton from USA
A fantastic £200 was raised at the Ladies RNLI Day – well done to all but special thanks to Gail for the organising and producing an amazing afternoon tea enjoyed by many.
The Ladies team playing in the Tarcarra Cup match against Tarbert on Sunday did well to retain the cup with a 3-2 win. The Tarbert ladies were superb hosts for the day and thanks go to them for the lovely food before and after our match. The rain and midges even stayed away !
“The back tee on the 4th at @CarradaleGolf. Surely one of the greatest spots in the entire world of golf.” @JimHHartsell , Alabama. Naturally we fully agree with you Jim – great photo too.
Not long now until our Open Mixed Texas Scramble on Saturday 25 May. Delighted to have Kintyre Gin sponsor the event – we have a licence for the event and so will be serving some Kintyre Gin along side the usual wine and beer during the afternoon. Make sure you enter soon before all tee-times
Golf has played such a large part in the life of Carradale over the last 100 years, particularly for holiday makers and visitors to the village. Indeed, the comments made by Rev MacLeod are as true now as when first expressed by him in The Courier in 1906! Read more at http://www.carradalegolf.com/about/history-of-the-club
Thank you Ken Brown (https://twitter.com/KenBrownGolf ) for your lovely tweet on your visit to Carradale. for your lovely tweet on your visit to Carradale. “Just back from the Mull of Kintyre & found this magic place. If you make the journey to play Machrihanish just round the coast is @CarradaleGolf the most amazing nine holer. Golf at
Delighted to welcome @JimHHartsell and son Jake from Alabama this morning. Here for a day at Carradale as part of their Scottish Golf Tour.