OPGS team beats Huntercombe GC

In its inaugural match against a club side, a ten-person team representing the OP Golf Society defeated a team from Huntercombe GC near Henley by three matches to two on April 11th.   Representing OPs were: P. Smitham & R. Givan (won); C. Llewellyn & N. Beattie (lost); R. Guillaume & J. McBroom (lost);      H.…

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OPGS 2018 dates announced

Charlie Parry (81-85) reports:   “The dates and venues of our two 2018 meetings have been agreed. They are:   Summer meeting: Wednesday 20th June at Frilford Heath GC, Abingdon OX13 5NW   Match versus the College: Tuesday 2nd October at The Berkshire GC, Ascot SL5 8AY.   Richard Givan (57-61) will be in touch…

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OPGS Autumn meeting – change of date

  Charlie Parry writes:   “Good morning All.  Just a quick heads up that the date for the golf match against the College has had to be changed as the original date ( 11th October ) clashed with the 2017 Seafarers’ Service at St. Paul’s cathedral.   THE NEW DATE IS  WEDNESDAY  27TH SEPTEMBER.  The…

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Centenary Cup won by a Donaldson

                    The second OPGS competiton for the knock-out Centenary Cup was held during the summer of 2016. Twentythree players took part at a variety of courses. The semi-finalists were William Donaldson, Giles Fuchs, Kingsley Borrett and Mark Dumas.   The final was held at Sunningdale on…

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Rare defeat for OPGS

                      The annual OPGS match versus the College (pupils and staff), played at The Berkshire GC on the Blue course, resulted in a 5-3 loss to the Society this year – the first such loss in the last six years. All credit to the boys…

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                      From the quarter finals of the Centenary Match Play event – as reported by Mark Dumas (64-68):   “I beat Conor Brown today at Bramley GC. Absolute fluke! We were both so relaxed and chatting away, and I won against the run of play.…

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A good day all round

OP Golf Society Secretary Charlie Parry (81-85) reports:   “Twentytwo OP’s met up on June 10th to take on the challenge of New Zealand golf course in Addlestone, Surrey.  It was a fine, still morning and the air was full of excitement.  We were welcomed by the incredibly friendly and relaxed Secretary of the club…

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