Look out for further news on a new Pro-Am tournament being held jointly with Tain Golf Club in 2018 supported by the SGU and sponsors yet to be announced featuring golfers from the Scottish Order of Merit.

A qualifier for the amateur teams will be held on Golspie Golf Course on the 30 September 2017. 

 
 
 

Family Fuels Scottish Journeyman’s Dream

 

Jimmy Gunn was a long way from the Dornoch Firth last week. The bearded 36-year-old from the Scottish Highlands found himself in the middle of the Carribean with a chance to win the Web.com Tour’s Bahamas Great Abaco Classic. Whom did he think of most in the balmy breezes? His late grandfather, Donald Urquhart, an 11-time club champion at Golspie Golf Club, a tumbling little gem of a links a few miles up the coast from Royal Dornoch. Gunn was 5 when he started following Urquhart, a three-time … For more on this story click the link below
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Please have a look at our new aerial view of the course taken courtesy of SkyTec Services We are delighted at the new impression of the course and hope to build on this with a more in-depth fly over later in the season. The link is on the Home page.

It was prizegiving night at Golspie Golf Club on Saturday 14th November with members and guests also tucking into a delicious buffet from club caterers, the Stag on the Green. Prize winners were

Men: Jimmy Miller Quaich — William MacBeath.

Macauley Cup, Houston Shield, Lochy Cup, Autumn Classic (division one), St Abban’s Cup — Colin Sutherland; senior club champion (R. Houston Cup) — Alastair MacDougall; senior handicap champion (A. Macrae Cup) — R. G. Mackay; Archie Forbes cup — Robbie Dunn; Senior open — Rod Houston; Millicent Bowl — James Mackenzie; Bell’s Cup — Alex Macdonald; Simpson Quaich — Colin S. Sutherland; Argo Cup — Michael Bonner; Alien’s Trophy — Tim Featherstone; Duke of Sutherland Cup — Sam Sutherland.

Women: Silver medal — Sheila Robertson; Bronze Medal — Lesley Cranna; SLGA brooch — Anne Macrae; club championship — Scratch — Anne Macrae (Challenge Cup); runner-up — Noelle Mackay (Sutherland Shield). Handicap — R Cowie (Handicap trophy); runner-up — Caroline Logie; Shand Rosebowl — Sheila Robertson; Chrissie Richert Trophy — Lesley Cranna;

Liz Beaton trophy — Caroline Logie and Fiona More; Red Cross Rosebowl, Ben Quaich — Anne Macrae; Rena Kaspis trophy — Anne Duff; Littleferry Quaich — R. Laing and B. Bulloch; Summer Eclectic — Pat Till; Country Images — Noelle Mackay and Alex Macdonald.

Juniors: Matchplay Trophy and D. J. Macleod Cup for junior champion — Danny Doogan; Gala Week Trophy and the Macdonald Trophy for junior club champion (handicap) — Luke MacBeath.

Meanwhile, Jeanette Cumming, who ran the club shop and admin for the past seven years but is now stepping down, received a presentation on Saturday night, following a heart-felt speech by Juna Sutherland. As well as a bouquet of flowers, she was given a cheque and a voucher for the Jail, Dornoch.

 

Golf club prizegiving