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Golf Results: Tuesday 11 July 2017 to Sunday 16 July 2017

Wednesday 12 July 2017 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Alfie Pedro/Barry Lazenby (51pts) 2nd: Pieter Schoeman/Neels Papenfus (46pts) 3rd: Brian Josselsohn/Ian Josselsohn (45pts) Friday 14 July 2017 – Meat Comp: Individual Stableford 9 holes: 1st: Conrad Buytendorp (23pts) 2nd: Pieter de Wet (19pts) 3rd: Shaun Pollock (18pts) Saturday 15 July 2017: AM – Betterball Stableford: 1st: […]

Reading to host Gauteng Open Mens Pairs and Ladies Singles

Sunday, 18th June 2017 saw the Bowls A.G.M. A huge bouquet must go to Reading’s Executive Committee who were present in full force, all so smartly dressed and lending an aura of dignity and confidence to the proceedings. Congratulations to all the new members to the bowls committee, particularly our new Chairman, Johnnie Westerveld, and […]

Lady golfers sponsor SPCA


Johnny the new Bowls Chairperson

Congratulations to Johnny Westerveld who was elected as the new Bowls Chairperson on Sunday 18 June 2017. May you and the rest of the new bowls committee continue to take the bowling section to higher levels. To the outgoing chairperson, Bruce Milne, thanks for all your efforts during the last eight years.

Golf Results: Tuesday 20 June 2017 to Sunday 25 June 2017

Wednesday 21 June 2017 – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: G Wessels/J Bakkers/J Endly/H Jordaan (89pts) 2nd: Anton Bosnjak/Les Pepper/Barry Lazenby/Frank Booth (88pts) 3rd: Marius Rademeyer/Gerhard Nel/Hannes Jordaan/Neels Papenfus (87pts) Friday 23 June 2017 – No comp: Saturday 24 June 2017: AM – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: Jarred Basson/Leon Basson/Martin Potgieter/Riaan Barnfather […]

Golf results: Tuesday 06 June 2017 to Sunday 11 June 2017

Wednesday 07 June 2017 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Andrew Weaver/Dean Waterston (45pts) 2nd: John Coetzee/Charles O’Brien (43pts) 3rd: Frank Booth/Barry Botha (43pts) Friday 09 June 2017 – Meat comp – Individual Stableford (9 holes): 1st: Dean Waterston (20pts) 2nd: Johan van Wyk (20pts) 3rd: Marco Fangueiro (20pts) Saturday 10 June 2017: AM – Betterball Stableford: […]

Heptagon tournament still a favourite

This Friday night is fun with another round of Trivia.  I have been assured that the quiz master has taken into account the fact that most of us need to relax at our age, instead of frazzling our brains as we did in the previous event.  The questions are going to be much easier, so […]

Marinus our new Club Manager

Reading Country Club recently welcomed Marinus Weiss (58) as their new club manager and couldn’t have chosen a better candidate for the position given Marinus’s vast experience in club management and extensive knowledge of the game of golf. Though he has been a resident of Alberton for many years and a member of Reading for […]

14-year old champion bowler

Gone are the days that bowls was considered a game for “old people”.  Nathan Dinning (14) made this very clear when he walked away with the Men’s Singles Open title at the Reading Bowls Championship held on the 23rd April.  And to add a cherry on the top, he managed to grab the title by […]

Meet our 2017 Champion Golfers

A hard –fought battle on the fairways at Reading Country Club on the weekend of April 8 and 9 resulted in the 39-year old Johan van Rooyen winning the Men’s Championship title and Shelley Daymond (45) walking away with the Ladies Champion trophy. In talking to the pair after the Annual Championships, it soon became […]