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Golf Results: Tuesday 14 May 2019 to Sunday 19 May 2019

Wednesday 15 May 2019 – No comp: Friday 17 May 2019: Meat comp: Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st: Johan van Rooyen (19pts) 2nd: Neil Shraga (19pts) 3rd: Mynhardt Swanepoel (18pts) Saturday 18 May 2019: AM – Sanlam Cancer Challenge: Individual Stableford: A-Division 0-9: 1st: Brian Johnston (38pts) 2nd: Dan van der Vaart (32pts) 3rd: […]

Golf results: Tuesday 26 March 2019 to Sunday 31 March 2019

Wednesday 27 March 2019 – Gold Reef City Comp: Betterball Stableford: 1st: Johan Tait/Alfie Pedro (46pts) 2nd: Barry Bothma/Brian Johnston (43pts) 3rd: Kobus Ferreira/Marius Rademeyer (43pts) Friday 29 March 2019: Meat comp: Individual Stableford over 9 holes: 1st Kobus Bakkers (19pts) 2nd: Brad Mower (19pts) 3rd: Johan van Wyk (18pts) Saturday 30 March 2019: AM […]

Future of bowls in capable “young” hands

Noteworthy is that two of Reading’s youngest bowlers, Nathan and Callum Dinning spent last week in Bloemfontein playing in the Bowls SA Under 20’s Nationals for EKB.  Callum’s team came home with a Bronze medal.  Congratulations and well done to both of you.  You make us so proud.  Callum is second from the left in […]

Golf results: Tuesday 19 March 2019 to Sunday 24 March 2019

Wednesday 20 March 2019 – 4-ball alliance 2 to count: 1st: Marius Rademeyer/Gerhard Nel/Kobus Ferreira (85pts) 2nd: Gary Cobden/Brian Josselsohn/Charlton Tait/Johan Tait (83pts) Thursday 21 March 2019: Betterball Stableford: 1st: Tim Smyth/Ian Failie (46pts) 2nd: Greg Nicholas/Theresa Nicholas (43pts) 3rd: Waldo Goosen/Glen Bezuidenhout (42pts) Friday 22 March 2019: No comp: Saturday 23 March 2019: AM […]

Gold for the EKB Inter District Veteran Ladies

And the good news just keeps coming.  The EKB Inter District Veteran Ladies squad came home with the GOLD.  In the team was our own Lyn Vivier.  Well done, we are so proud of you!  Lyn is second from the right in the photo. This coming weekend sees the Reading Trophy Mixed Fours Tournament with […]

Golf: Meet our 2019 Club Champions

Our 2019 Club Champions: F.l.t.r.: Chris Smith (Men B-Division); Wilanda Mostert (Ladies Bronze Division); Clinton Stoltz (Men A-Division); Shelley Daymond (Ladies Silver Division); Eddie Tartt (Seniors); Dominique de Carvelho (Ladies Stableford); Graham Field (Men C-Division).

Club champs forging ahead

The sun continues to beat down on us and many bowlers are thinking twice about playing a tabs game once they have checked the temperatures for the day.  Without sun block, a hat, and adequate liquid you are going to shrivel up and blow away.  But then we need to remember what comes after the […]

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 […]