CAPTAINS'S NEW YEAR NEWSLETTER
I wish you ‘A
Guid New Year’ and I hope, for you it will be a Healthy and Happy 2015.
I can’t believe that I am entering my second year as your County Captain.
The first year was both busy and interesting and I would like to thank all the
members who played in the monthly competitions, as you all contributed to the
success of our County
numbers are up on previous years –a most welcome trend for ladies golf in
The ALCGA like many other organisations
require to raise extra funds and with this in mind we are staging the ‘County Cycle Cumbrae Challenge’ on Saturday 18th
April 2015. Please come and support the fundraising by taking part or by
sponsoring your own club members. Register your name with our Secretary Ann by
email to: - firstname.lastname@example.org to take part. – come on it will be great
fun-saddle sores do eventually heal!!
Prior to the start of the golfing season
there will be a ‘Sherry and Shortbread Evening’.
This event will incorporate a fashion show by M & Co Troon. It is being
held on Tuesday 3rd March 2015 at M & Co premises, 6 Church Street,
Troon, from 7 – 9 pm. Tickets are priced
at £6 and can be obtained from myself and any committee member. You can fulfill
your dream of treading the cat walk as I require 12 models. Looking forward to
hearing from willing volunteers! Bring your friends along to the fashion night
and all will receive a 10% discount voucher.
The County golfing season gets under way
with the qualifying round of the County
Championship on Monday 13th April over
Western Gailes. Please enter via the competition entry form
on the ALCGA web site by 6th March.
Future competitions should also be entered via the website by the 20th
of the previous month. Secretary Ann
will remind all our members to enter the competitions prior to the closing
date. If you are unable to attend on the day of the competition please contact
the ALCGA desk by using the County mobile number shown on the web site.
This year our County is hosting the West
Area County Championship.
Jamboree” is being held at Loudoun Gowf Club on Monday 15th June
through to Wednesday 17th June 2015. We are on home territory this
year and would welcome your help and support during the Championship.
Spectators and especially caddies are invaluable to our County Team.
A good support can be a great lift to any team.
“Be seen in Green & support the Ayrshire Team” Please highlight these
dates in your diary for an exciting day at Loudoun.
The Kennedy Salver, the junior equivalent,
will be held on Monday 22nd June at Elderlslie Golf Club. Caddies are not
required but again our girls would appreciate being cheered on, come &
support the future of Ladies golf in Ayrshire.
The West of
Scotland Championship will be held on Sunday 3rd May. This will be one round competition
played over Cawder Golf Club. The entrance fee is £10 and the handicap limit is
Please contact me at anytime for a chat and
to let me know of Members achievements, any special celebrations, illnesses and
of course potential new members. The ALCGA website will help to keep you
informed of all activities I hope the
weather will be kind to us during 2015 and I wish our members a successful
golfing year whither it is at Club, County, West Area or National level.