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Highest turnout of year for Dale Open

Highest turnout of year for Dale Open

28/08/2009, by in Sport

Saturday at Dale saw the highest turnout of the year for the very popular Hay & Co Buildbase Open when 92 golfers took part on a splendid sunny day.As always, the sponsors and their staff put in a lot of effort to make the day a success with some staff running the barbecue while others ensur... Read more...

Fraser and Harcus successfully bridge age gap

Fraser and Harcus successfully bridge age gap

07/08/2009, by in Sport

A good turnout of 44 played in the Junior Senior Open this year which also included a nine-hole com-petition.With the course in fine condition and the weather favourable the scoring conditions were good and this was evident across the board.In the nine-hole competition 11 pairs played with t... Read more...

Tomlinson cuts handicap with Freezer win

Tomlinson cuts handicap with Freezer win

17/07/2009, by in Sport

The first of a run of open competitions at Dale was held on Saturday when Stuart Tomlinson took top spot in the Shetland Freezer Foods Open.Fifty-six players, including a good number from Whalsay, took part on a breezy day with the course still playing very hard and fast after the recent dry sp... Read more...

Harcus at the double in county golf event

Harcus at the double in county golf event

26/06/2009, by in Sport

Shetland Golf Club’s Alan Harcus won the county championship for the second time running when he shot rounds of 76 and 75 to win by two strokes from Whalsay’s Stuart Anderson with 74 and 79.Alan played very steady golf throughout the 36 holes with a lot of birdie chances but the putter was... Read more...

Heather and Liz are open winners

Heather and Liz are open winners

26/06/2009, by in Sport

Playing in near perfect conditions, with little wind and plenty of sunshine, 30 women enjoyed their day of golf in the Senior Open sponsored by the Golden Coach.The winner of the handicap competition was Liz Simpson with a net 72, closely followed by May Gair (73) in second place. Third was Mil... Read more...

George finds range to win over-50 event

George finds range to win over-50 event

19/06/2009, by in Sport

Last weekend saw the first seniors event on the golfing calendar at Dale when George Leask won his first over 50s competition while another veteran, Tom Simpson, enjoyed success in the club championship for the first time.Leask took first place in the scratch competition of the Senior Open with ... Read more...