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Play carries on on the 3rd green

Just when we thought it was time to take out the hats, sunscreen and bikinis, an early morning chilly breeze reminded us that it is not quite summer yet. This time of the year there is not much happening on the bowling front as most clubs are into their spring treatments of the greens. Reading […]

Golf Results: Tuesday 12 September 2017 to Sunday 17 September 2017

Wednesday 13 September 2017 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Mauritus Crouse/Gavin Jackson (47pts) 2nd: Colin Smit/K Landro (45pts) 3rd: Chris van Aardt/Yaya Makda (44pts) Friday 15 September 2017 – Meat Comp: Individual Stableford 9 holes: 1st: Willem Vos (20pts) 2nd: John Coetzee (19pts) 3rd: Charl Keevy (19pts) Saturday 16 September 2017: AM – Combined Stableford: 1st: […]

Bowlers bring home the bacon!

Sunday 10th September 2017 saw the entire bowls section of Reading on tenterhooks.  Our Men’s Singles Open winner, 14-year old Nathan Dinning, had made it to the Semi Finals of the District Champion of Champion.  You did us so proud, Nathan, and although you did not make it through to the finals, in our hearts […]

Golf results: Tuesday 05 September 2017 to Sunday 10 September 2017

Wednesday 06 September 2017 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Gavin Jackson/Mauritus Crouse (46pts) 2nd: Sesto Cappelletto/ Abe Mzizi (45pts) 3rd: Hannes Jordaan/Neels Papenfus (43pts) Friday 08 September 2017 – Meat Comp: Individual Stableford 9 holes: 1st: Patrick Fegan (23pts) 2nd: Angus Dickson (20pts) 3rd: Shaun Pollock (20pts) Saturday 09 September 2017: AM – Betterball Bogey: 1st: […]

14-year old in Reading team at Champion of Champions

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September 2017 sees the District Champion of Champions with Modderfontein Bowling Club nominated as headquarters.  Representing Reading are Santie Balios – Ladies Open Champion, Corrie De Villiers – Ladies Senior Champion, Nathan Dinning- Men’s Open Champion,  Bruce Milne – Men’s Senior Champion, and Leon De Villiers – Men’s Novice Champion. […]

Golf Results – Tuesday August 29, 2017 to Sunday September 3, 2017

Wednesday 30 August 2017 – Betterball Stableford: 1st: Mauritus Crouse/Gavin Jackson (47pts) 2nd: Ted Atkins/George Dracatos (46pts) 3rd: Jaco Spamers/Jacques Kok (46pts) Friday 01 September 2017 – Meat Comp: Individual Stableford 9 holes: No comp Saturday 02 September 2017: AM – Individual Stableford: 1st: Riaan Barnfather (37pts) 2nd: Jaundre Keevy (37pts) 3rd: Andrew Kurten (35pts) […]

From the Manager: Joker Jackpot now at R8500

Dear Members, This Friday, the 1st of September, is not only officially Spring Day, but we will also be holding our Joker Jackpot Draw at 7pm. The Jackpot should be in the region of R8,500-00. The Modderfontein Draw was won last week with a lucky member winning R82,000-00 and the Port Elizabeth one will reach […]

Ladies of golf making a difference

The Reading Ladies Golf Section held its 11th Annual Charity Golf Day on Wednesday, 9 August 2017, at Reading Country Club, with the day breaking all their previous fundraising records. One hundred and forty golfers competed on the day, with a Betterball Stableford as the competition format. The father-and-son combination of Joe and James Johnston […]

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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 […]