RAGS

21 Nov

112th Royal Artillery vs Royal Engineers 3 – 4 Oct 18

By Eddie Grace

Match Report – 112th Cowley Cup Royal Artillery 7 ½ vs Royal Engineers 16 ½ 3-4 Oct 18 Royal St. George’s Golf Club The Royal Artillery were comprehensively defeated at Royal St. George’s by a Royal Engineer team that continues to become stronger. Weather conditions were unusually tranquil on the links throughout the match and

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21 Nov

Scottish Tour 23 & 26 Aug 18

By Eddie Grace

The tour this year was terminated early due to the weather forecast for the Sunday fixture which showed gale force winds and torrential rain. The opposition had a number of calls off due to the forecast! Our match against the Highland and Lowland Brigades GS on Thursday 23rd August on the championship Montrose Links saw

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21 Aug

RAGS vs The Seniors – 25 Jul 18

By Eddie Grace

Result: RAGS 5 – 3 Seniors A win against The Seniors is not commonplace and to win 4 of our matches, 2 halves and 2 lost was an excellent result for RAGS. Thank you for your efforts and for your enthusiasm which carried the day. This fixture is popular which both Societies and long may

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01 Jul

RAGS vs Circuit Judges 2018

By Eddie Grace

Ten players gathered at the New Zealand Golf Club with 3 newcomers to the fixture – Robert Purdy, Eddie Grace and Clive Hunt. The company was as convivial as ever and the course was in excellent condition. The recent hot weather resulted in the ball running further and thus finishing in the heather more often

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14 Jun

RAGS vs RNGS Liphook GC – 18 May 2018

By Eddie Grace

Result RAGS 2 – 3 RNGS A great day of golf at Liphook GC versus the RNGS. It was a very close match, but this time it was the RN who came out just on top. It was particularly satisfying to meet some new RAGS faces, namely Andy Carter, Kippy Davis and Clive Hunt, all

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14 Jun

RAGS vs RMGS Tidworth Garrison GC – 6 June 2018

By Eddie Grace

Result: RAGS 9½ – 5½ RMGS We were very fortunate to play in glorious British weather; bright sunshine (22 degrees) and light winds, which led to a very enjoyable day at Tidworth Garrison GC. The course was in excellent condition, being set up for the Bulford Cup the following weekend; the rough was deep and

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26 May

RAGS vs Walton Heath GC 2018

By Eddie Grace

An excellent day out at Walton Heath where the Tercentenary trophy was retained. The team mirrored England’s performance at Lords with a disappointing morning losing 4-2. Having lunched well a strong recovery in the afternoon saw a final result of 6-6. RAGS retain having won last year. The relationship with the club is one that

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08 May

RAGS v Artists Rifles GS 2018

By David Watson

RAGS v Artists Rifles GS 2018 – Blackmoor GC, 3 May 2018 Result: Lost 3-2 Regrettably, we only managed to field eight players after two players dropped out which was a pity. It was a pity not only for the result, but two more players would have enjoyed this outstanding course played in beautiful sunny

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26 Apr

RAGS Spring Meeting 2018

By David Watson

The Spring Meeting was held at Tidworth Garrison Golf Club on Wed 25 Apr 18 under variable skies. A record (in recent times) turnout of 42 enjoyed good golf, excellent food and great company. Just over 50% of the players were from the serving community and it was encouraging to see a number of younger

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