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League results promising

Saturday League results continue to be good. Very interesting is the fact that the Mens Division 3 B beat the leaders, Delville, who appeared to be invincible, and are now lying in second place just 2 points behind. Well done. You are so close to being leaders in this division. All good wishes to you […]

Golf results: Tuesday 20 November 2018 to Sunday 25 November 2018

Wednesday 21 November 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Sesto Cappelletto/Abe Mzizi (44pts) 2nd: Nick vd Westhuizen/Dirk Roos (43pts) Friday 23 November 2018: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Patrick Fegen (21pts) 2nd: Ryan King (20pts) 3rd: Brent Esch (20pts) Saturday 24 November 2018: AM – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: Vasie […]

Be humble in victory and graceful in defeat!

Saturday League results continue to be good, for both the men’s and ladies’ teams. Our positions at this stage are viable. The best advice anyone can offer is “Be humble in victory, and graceful in defeat.” Always remember that the result is not everything. It is the way you played the game. We are grateful […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 13 November 2018 to Sunday 18 November 2018

Wednesday 14 November 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Dino Perreira/Johnny Botha (47pts) 2nd: Marius Rademeyer/Kobus Ferreira (46pts) 3rd: Nick vd Westhuizen/Dirk Roos (45pts) Friday 16 November 2018: No Comp: Saturday 17 November 2018: AM – Individual Stableford: 1st: Rob Murphy (39pts) 2nd: Vasie Govender (36pts) 3rd: Gert Myburgh snr (36pts) Saturday 17 November 2018: PM […]

Golf results: Tuesday 06 November 2018 to Sunday 11 November 2018

Wednesday 07 November 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Dirk Roos/Nick vd Westhuizen (47pts) 2nd: Barend Kok/Jacques Kok (46pts) 3rd: Alfie Pedro/Hayden Gourment(45pts) Friday 09 November 2018: Meat comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: John Coetzee (21pts) 2nd: Charles O’Brien (21pts) 3rd: Barry Bothma (20pts) Saturday 10 November 2018: AM – Betterball Stableford: 1st: […]

Honorary Membership for Santie

Congratulations to Santie Balios on being awarded Honorary Membership for all her bowling achievements and the many accolades she has brought to our club. A member of Reading for over 21 years, Santie was the District Woman’s Open Singles Champion of Champions in 2002/2003, Senior Women’s Masters winner in 2009/2010, District Senior Women’s Singles winner […]

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 […]

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 […]