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Golf Results: Tuesday 07 August 2018 to Sunday 12 August 2018

Wednesday 08 August 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Mauritus Crouse/Gavin Jackson (48pts) 2nd: Nick vd Westhuizen/Jan vd Merwe (45pts) 3rd: Darryl Bailie/Hendrik vd Schyff (44pts) Friday 10 August: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: André de Villiers (21pts) 2nd: Desmond Bloem (20pts) 3rd: Charles O’Brien (19pts) Saturday 11 August 2018: AM – […]

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 […]

Our trips team through to the semi’s

Great news for Reading! The trips team skipped by Santie Balios is in the semi-finals of the EKB District Trips. Taking the team through to the last eight was the combination of Santie Balios, Wendy Fahrenhorst and Veronica Vincent. Life’s curved balls saw fit to not let Wendy participate in the playoffs due to ill […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 31 July 2018 to Sunday 05 August 2018

Wednesday 01 August 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Barry Lazenby/Johan Tait (43pts) 2nd: Gavin Jackson/Mauritus Crouse (42pts) 3rd: Brian Josselsohn/Ian Josselsohn (42pts) Friday 03 August: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Johan van Wyk (20pts) 2nd: Willie Jacobs (19pts) 3rd: Magda van Zyl (17pts) Saturday 04 August 2018: AM – Individual Stableford: […]

Golf results: Tuesday 24 July 2018 to Sunday 29 July 2018

Wednesday 25 July 2018 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Rudi Venter/Thys Spamers (46pts) 2nd: Nick vd Westhuizen/Dirk Roos (46pts) 3rd: Setso Cappelletto/Abe Mzizi (45pts) Jackpot Holes 4/8/14/17: Carry over Friday 27 July 2018: Meat Comp – Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Setso Cappelletto (17pts) 2nd: G Matthysen (17pts) 3rd: Abe Mzizi (17pts) Saturday 28 July […]

Youngsters make the Presidents Invitation List

Looking through the Correspondence tab on the Ekurhuleni website brought great news of our two youngest members. The heading read: “ Under 20 Presidents Invitation Invitee list” And then there were the two names – Nathan Dinning (Reading);   Callum Dinning (Reading) So very well done, you two young men. We are super proud of you. […]

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 […]

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 […]