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Golf Results: Tuesday 10 July 2018 to Sunday 15 July 2018

Wednesday 11 July 2018 – Betterball Stableford both scores on par 3’s: 1st: Hannes Jordaan/Pieter Schoeman (54pts) 2nd: Neels Papenfus/Hannes Jordaan (pivot) (50pts) 3rd: Awie vd Merwe/Johan Tait (46pts) Friday 13 July 2018: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Frans Broodryk (18pts) 2nd: Setso Cappelletto (18pts) 3rd: Abe Mzizi (14pts) Saturday 14 […]

Reading to host District Women’s Trips

Reading will be hosting three sections of the District Women’s Trips this coming Sunday, 1st July 2018.  Representing Reading ladies are two teams skipped by Santie Balios and Denise Westerveld.  Denise has been drawn to play on her home green and Santie is not too far away at Delville Bowling Club.  The District Men’s Trips […]

Reading to be represented at the Gauteng Open

The SA Nationals is now a thing of the past.  Next up is the Gauteng Open.  Formerly known as the All Transvaal, this tournament normally attracts more entries that the Nationals.  This is where you find the cream of the crop in the bowling world.  This year’s tournament is hosted by Johannesburg Bowling Association and […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 19 June 2018 to Sunday 24 June 2018

Wednesday 20 June 2018 – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: A Joubert/A Bosch/D de Vos/Stenekamp (94pts) 2nd: Gerhard Nel/Kobus Ferreira/Marius Rademeyer/Tristan Harper (88pts) 3rd: Alfie Pedro/Johan Tait/Charlton Tait/Hayden Gourment (86pts) Friday 22 June 2018: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Dennis Poipao (22pts) 2nd: Hugh Waters (19pts) 3rd: Warrick Smith (19pts) […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 29 May 2018 to Sunday 03 June 2018

Wednesday 30 May 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Gareth Matthysen/Barry Lazenby (44pts) 2nd: Barry Bothma/Brian Johnston (41pts) 3rd: Dirk Roos/Johan Tait (41pts) Friday 01 June 2018: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Brad Mower (20pts) 2nd: William Saunders (19pts) 3rd: Kobus Bakkers (19pts) Saturday 02 June 2018: AM – Individual Stableford: 1st: […]

Congratulations to new committee

In the forefront of our bowls news is the Annual General Meeting of the bowls section of Reading Country club which happened this past Sunday, 27th May 2018.  What a proud club we are to have such a wonderful turnout of so many of our bowlers attending this meeting, as well as the very important […]

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 […]

Reading golfers victorious in the 947 Cycle Challenge

So proud of Reading golfers who have put their bodies on the line to compete in the gruelling 947 Cycle Challenge on Sunday 19 November 2017 to raise funds or Stepping Stone Hospice. And a special word of encouragement to Chantel Hyman who took a nasty fall some 70km into the race and despite her […]

Hobo Day 2017

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