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Golf Results: Tuesday 11 September 2018 to Sunday 16 September 2018

Wednesday 12 September 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Charlton Tait/Keegan van Jaarsveld (47pts) 2nd: John Hughes/Ian Fairlie (45pts) 3rd: Charles O’Brien/Johan van Wyk (43pts) Friday 14 September: Meat comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Oliver Michelak (22pts) 2nd: Abe Mzizi (19pts) 3rd: Ron Pillay (18pts) Saturday 15 September 2018: AM – Even comb […]

Bowlers will celebrate Heritage Day

The weekend is just a few days away and straight after it, Monday 24th September is Heritage Day. Reading bowls section is having a Family Fun Day commencing at 9.00 a.m. Remember to bring sunscreen and hats, and also ensure that you and your family stay hydrated. It’s going to be hot. This is the […]

Reading to host Junior Invitation’s

Well done, Corrie De Villiers in making it to the last eight of the District Champion of Champions in the Ladies Open Singles.  We are so proud of you. This coming weekend will see Reading hosting the EKB Junior Men’s President’s Invitation Singles.  Representing Reading will be brothers Callum and Nathan Dinning, two awesome young […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 21 August 2018 to Sunday 26 August 2018

Wednesday 22 August 2018 – Individual Stableford: 1st: Sesto Cappelletto (35pts) 2nd: Ian Josselsohn (33pts) 3rd: Gavin Jackson (33pts) Friday 24 August: Meat comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Chris van Aardt (23pts) 2nd: Tony Schimper (23pts) 3rd: Gareth Matthysen (20pts) Saturday 25 August 2018: AM – No comp: Saturday 25 August 2018: […]

Reading golf gets an extra boost

Their aim is to get South Africans as active as possible through making all forms of sport as accessible and affordable as possible. So says Steven Malan, sport leader at the Decathlon Megastore in Alberton. The store recently joined forces with Reading Country Club whereby they became the main sponsor of the monthly Mixed Open […]

Champion of Champions this weekend

EKB Champion of Champions will be played this coming weekend, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August 2018. The Champions representing Reading are: Ladies Open: Corrie de Villiers Men’s Open: Nathan Dinning Mens Seniors: Claudio Delise Ladies Seniors: Santie Balios Mens Novices Rodney Sprong Good bowling and the very best of luck to all of you. […]

Golf results: Tuesday 14 August 2018 to Sunday 19 August 2018

Wednesday 15 August 2018 – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: Alfie Pedro/Hayden Gourment/Charlton Tait/Johan Tait (89pts) 2nd: Barry Bothma/Brian Johnston/Hennie Breed/Willie Jacobs (84pts) 3rd: Anton Potgieter/Stefan Bouwer/Ivan Williams/T Straaten (84pts) Friday 17 August: No comp: Saturday 18 August 2018: AM – Individual Stableford: 1st: Jan Bloem (37pts) 2nd: Suran Naidoo (35pts) Saturday 18 August […]

A Reading man in heart and soul

Born and bred Albertonian, Mark Peterson (50) was recently elected President of the Reading Country Club Governing Body, an honor and privilege he says he doesn’t take lightly. “I regard our club as one of the most prestigious in the region, it’s built on a solid foundation of excellent governance and I will strive to […]

Meet our 2018 golf champions

Reading Country Club’s annual golf championships held recently, saw lady captain Shelley Daymond successfully defending her title, whilst 21-year-old Hein Dreyer emerged as the new men’s champion. For both, the victories didn’t come easily. “We had a very strong field this year,” says Shelley, currently playing off an 11-handicap. “The level of golf that our […]

80-year old hits the perfect shot!

A little bit of history was made at Reading Country Club recently when senior player, David Ford (80), made his first ever hole-in-one after playing golf for just over half a century. “That goes to show, never give up hope,” said David laughingly during an interview where he relayed the moment he realized he achieved […]