Trouble viewing this email? Click here to view it in your browser

Kirtlington Golf Club

GaryQuainton RetailManager

Get in Touch:01869 351133
Website:GolfShop | GolfClub
Send us an email:KirtlingtonGolf Club


Motocaddy S1


Margaret Achieves an Ace!

Hi All,

Happy New Year and welcome to the firstnewsletter of 2017! 

Throughout 2016 I hope you enjoyed the weeklynewsletters and being kept updated with what ishappening here at the club, a big thank-you to ClarrieHaynes and his contributionsthroughout the year with the excellent SeniorsReports, Steve Hironsand the Greenkeeping Team Reports, RossMcInley at Foremost Golf and toyou all of you for reading and the feedbackgiven. 

Looking forward to 2017 if there is anything wecan include or you would like to see please letus know or if you would like to contribute feelfree to contact me.


We begin this week with congratulations MargaretMoggridge who achieved a Holein 1 on the 134 yard Par 3 4th hole in theLadies Stableford back on Sunday,18 December. 

Resulting in a more expensive round of drinksthan usual in the Spike Bar after the round!

New Year Special Offer 

Treat yourself this year with a full 3 monthwinter membership!

Only £175

1st January 2017 to 31st March 2017

We pride ourselves on playing on full greens andtees all year round!

For further details contact the Pro Shop 

T&C's apply.


Over the festive period we had a mix of allweather conditions from thick fog to somebeautiful frosty crisp mornings over the festiveperiod. 

Photo 1: This photo was taken by theGreenkeepers from the 6th Green. 


Photo 2: Sunset from the 8th Hole. 

If you have any photos taken from the courseplease send them in!

Competition news 

Competition News 

A number of competitions and roll-ups wereplayed over the last few weeks here are theupdates on the winners: 

On a very wet New YearsDay Roll-Upthis was won by Stan Greenwith 37 points. The Boxing DayCompetition saw 20 playersparticipating enjoying mulled wine and mincepies after golf. Mark Elliswas the winner with 40 points. 

In the final competition before Christmas the MidweekStableford Bashon Wednesday, 21 December saw 30 players takingpart. This was won by Gerry Shawwith 40 Points followed in second place by TomStevens on 39 points and inthird was Tony Whitlockalso on 39 points. 

In the Gents WeekendPar/Bogey onSaturday 18th & Sunday 19th 74 playersparticipated with some great scores beingposted. 

Divisional winners were as follows: 

Div 1: 1st Richard Kershaw7Up, 2nd Anton Vircavs6 Up and 3rd Clive Dickenson4 Up 
Div 2: 1st Peter Mills3 Up, 2nd Lawrence Whitney3 Up and 3rd Tony Perella3 Up 
Div 3: 1st Mark Prosser4 Up, 2nd Steve Booker4 Up and 3rd John Barr2 Up

Ladies Section

The Weekend Stableford 17th/18th this was won byMargaret Moggridge with 38 points followed insecond place by Maggie Day with 24 Points.Ladies Stableford on Tuesday 20th saw 15 playerstaking part with the winner being MarilynRichardson with an excellent 42 points followingin second place by Gill Lodge on 33 Points. 

Winter Pairs Update 

All matches to be played by 15/01/2017. Pleaseremember to complete a result slip and place inthe score card box in the Pro Shop. Looking atsome of the leagues it is going to go right downto the final games and could even come down toF/A difference!

Seniors Report 

Senior Texas Scramble

Inthe pre- Christmas Texas Scramble there was arecord turnout of seniors. Played as a fourplayer group competition the overall winners ofthe main meat-prize were ChrisBasson, GrahamFord, Gerry Shawand Michael Walker.

The draw held on the day raised over 3350 forcharity and Seniors funds, thank you to everyonewho supplied prizes. Finally a big thank you toLarry Blackwell and Stuart Weston who providedthe meat prizes.

Seniors November Medal 

On Thursday 22nd December a total of 48 seniorstook part in the monthly Medal. Glen Marshallposted the lowest gross with a score of 76 whichgave him a nett score of 67 which although thiswas the best score Glen lost the competition oncountback.

Full results were:

Div. 1 1st Sid Houghton84 - 17 67 2nd Pete Milton80 - 13 67 (cb) 3rd Glen Marshall76 - 9 67 (cb)
Div. 2 1st Paul Craddock88 - 19 69 2nd Micky Walker96 - 27 69 (cb) 3rd TonyWhitlock 88 -19 69 (cb)

Future Dates 

19th January - monthly roll-up - sign-up sheeton the board 

Course news 

Greenkeeper News 

Follow the Greenkeepers on their Twitter pageKGC Greenkeepers @GreenkeepersKGC

Another bunker off the list! Reshaped and freshsand added. The 15th greenside bunker.


Busy day of cutting Greens, Tees, Aprons &Fairways

Shop news 

SecondHand Items for sale in the Pro Shop 

Try Before you Buy! 

If you would like to add any of your old clubsto sell through the Pro Shop please bring themin. Just let us know the price or price rangeyou are hoping to get and we will put these ondisplay for you. 

The benefit of selling these via the shop isthat whatever we sell them for goes straightonto your member's card with no deductions. 

For more information pop in and see us in thePro Shop.

Wouldn't it be nice…
Wouldn't it be nice…
Learn More
Cleveland RTX-3 Wedge
There's only one winner…
FootJoy Contour Series
Visit us
Titleist 917 Woods
Video of the week

As we head into 2017, we take a look back at theten best shots of 2016 courtesy of the EuropeanTour. Which one is your favourite?

Best shots of 2016
Contact us here.






This email was sent to you by Kirtlington GolfClub and has been supported and sponsored byadvertisers in this mail and by our partnersuppliers:
Srixon Z-Star Golf Balls



Kirtlington Golf Club, Gary Quainton, , Kirtlington, OX53JY

Foremost Golf, the UK's largest golf retail group,delivering value through expertise for the Club Golfer

Thisemail was sent to you by Kirtlington Golf Club and isprovided as a service for the members and guests ofKirtlington Golf Club and the customers of the KirtlingtonPro Shop and has been supported and sponsored by advertisersin this mail and by our partner suppliers:
®The Crest is a registered trademark of The ProfessionalGolfers’ Association Limited
ClevelandGolf | FootJoy| Glenmuir| Motocaddy| ScottyCameron | Srixon| Titleist| VokeyWedges | Your GolfTravel |


Please clickhere ifyou want to stop receiving emails from KirtlingtonGolf Club