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Hi All,

I hope you've all had a great week on and offthe golf course and welcome to another editionof the KGC Weekly Newsletter bringing you up todate with all the latest news from the club.


Modernising Golf's Rules

Last week the R&A proposed some key changesto the Rules of Golf from 2019. Their RulesModernisation initiative has been underway for afew years now and this is the next stage in thatprocess. The aim is to not only make the Ruleseasier to understand, but also to address someof the game's current problems, such as speed ofplay, and ensure they fit the needs of today'sgame.

Pleasespare a couple of minutes to complete oursurvey, which gives you the chance to haveyour say on the proposed changes.

We've picked out some of the mostsignificant Rules changes for you to digest inthis survey, before giving you the chance to saywhether you agree or disagree with each of them.It'll be great to know your thoughts.

Haveyour say here.  

Club news 

Charity is the big theme this week withsome great causes being raised for!

On Thursday myself and Pam visitedHelen & Douglas House to present a cheque asa donation from the club with all the JACK FMOxford team who were presenting as Helen andDouglas House FM.

We were both very moved by visiting Helen House,meeting the staff and seeing the facilities.

It really brings home the amazing work they doand how important they are for all the childrenand families that need their help. At the end of#DIGDEEP campaign Jack FM raised an incredible £51,038!

There is still time to donate whatever you can,whenever you can by going to 

Brave the Shave

A big well done to our Junior Captain IzyEdwards who braved the shave forMacmillan Cancer Charity having her head shaved.

Izzy has incredibly raised in excess of £700!

To see the before and after pictures and to make adonation please go to her Just Giving Page: 

Shop news 

New Arrivals

Wehave lots of exciting New Arrivals being deliveredin the Pro Shop this month. In the coming weeks wewill focus on each of these, beginning withMotocaddy Bags this week.

The Motocaddy golf bag range incorporates animproved top layout with larger dividers forbetter club organisation, plus an upgradedanti-twist base which features our exclusiveEASILOCK™ bag-to-trolley connection system.

Prices start from £99.99for the Lite Series offering fantastic value for aCart Bag.

Enjoy Trade In on the Club Series at £119.99, thePro Series at £159.99 andthe New Dry Series Bag at £199.99.

Clickhere to view the range

Motocaddy Mobile App

Check out the new Motocaddy Mobile App. This is afree to use GPS rangefinder that utilizes theworld's #1 database of GPS-enabled golf courses toprovide key distances on over 36,000 golf coursesworldwide. the first image below is a map viewof our 1st hole and the second image is a map viewof our 18th hole. 


Course news 

Greens Maintenance

This week the greenkeepers have been busycarrying out the Spring Maintenance work. Theyhave scarified (at 7mm) and hollow tined at thebeginning of the week followed by seeding androlling.


Crow Scarers

Please be aware that the Greenkeepers are usingcrow scarers at present due to the crow activityon and around the greens. These are being movedaround the course each day.

Competition news 

Gents Weekend Medal

In the Gents Weekend Medal on Saturday3rd & Sunday 4th the weather had a big part toplay across the weekend with 46 playersparticipating - those playing on the Saturdaymorning capitalising on the more favourableconditions. The overall winner in Division 3 withan incredible Net 62 by Paul Hutchings.

Jack Stevens followed up his lowest gross score inthe Midweek Medal by shooting a 74 and winning thelowest Gross at the weekend.

Div 1: 1st Jack Stevens Net 67 2nd Nolan AselfordNet 68 3rd Tom Stevens Net 68
Div 2: 1st Stephen Beahan Net 67 2nd LawrenceWhitney Net 68 3rd Matthew Darvill Net 71
Div 3: 1st Paul Hutchings Net 62 2nd Alan Hunt Net65 3rd Ian Taylor Net 71

Senior section 

Senior Stableford

On Thursday 9 March, 62 seniors took part in themonthly Stableford. After the ravages of StormDoris the previous week the seniors still had tocontend with very windy conditions, particularlythe early starters. Graham Kelly mastered theconditions the best producing the low round of 77,five shots better than anyone else.

He also won Division 1 with 38 points with StuartWeston winning Division 2. Full results were:

Div 1 1st Graham Kelly 38 Pts 2nd Robin Wyatt 37Pts (cb) 3rd Rob Bruce 37 pts (cb)
Div 2 1st Stuart Weston 37 Pts (cb) 2nd GrahamFord 37 Pts 3rd Peter Dunn 36 Pts (cb)

Ladies news 


Useful links

The Google Electronic Calendar which can beuploaded to your phone, tablet or computer withall the diary dates. Clickhere to view

Our Newsletter Archive can be found herealong with our Pro Shop Website 

Other news 

Bag trade in

Whatstate is your bag in?

Maybeyour bag is a few years old and has seenbetter days? Or maybe it has a broken zipor the stand is bent? Whatever thecondition of your bag, now is the perfecttime to get yourself a new one as we’reoffering £20 OFFselected stand and cart bags in-store.

Getin touch here

Garmin Mother's Day gift idea

Givea Garmin this Mother’s Day

Have you sorted out a present forMother’s Day yet? If you haven’t, we mightjust have the perfect gift. The slim andstylish Approach X40 GPS band can be wornon and off the golf course, thanks tofeatures such as distances to greens andhazards, as well as activity tracking andyour wrist-based heart rate.

Watchour video to learn more

Spot the difference
Spot the difference
Request a Lesson
Motocaddy Bag Trade In - get £20 for your old bag
Do your wedges look like this?
Titleist Vokey SM6 wedges
Request a Lesson
The New Srixon Z-Star Series
Contact us here.






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