Gents

Kenny Gray
Club Captain and
Senior’s Convenor

Gentlemen
Details of all club events are to be found in each section and I would encourage all members new and old to participate as much as possible. New members are always welcome along with the many visitors we receive each year.

I hope you all enjoy your golf at Gifford and I look forward to seeing everyone on the course.

Kenny Gray

Gent’s upcoming events

Apr
22
Sun
Jimmy Renton Trophy – Mixed Texas Scramblebook online  
Apr 22 all-day
Apr
27
Fri
Pairs Stableford – R&A Qualifier – 9 Holesbook online  
Apr 27 all-day
Apr
28
Sat
Captain v Vice Captain – Texas Scramble (shotgun)
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Mixed Social Texas Scramble – 9 Holes – Shotgun Start at 2pm. Course closed from 11.00am.

Apr
29
Sun
Gents April Medal – Rescheduledbook online  
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
May
2
Wed
Gents v Dirleton Castle – Home
May 2 @ 5:00 pm

Gent’s club competitions

  • Monthly Medals run from April to October, the Snawdon Trophy awarded to the best 4 cards.
  • The Summer Cup runs from April to September, the Frank Darbey Cup awarded to best 5 cards.
  • The Peel Bowl and Dunbar Salver are matchplay knockout, the entry sheets going up in March.
  • The Peel Bowl and Dunbar Salver are matchplay knockout, the entry sheets going up in March.
  • The Cranston Medal is strokeplay medal, full handicaps only open to the summer medal winners.
  • The Muir trophy is a knockout foursomes.
  • The men use the Monthly Medals from June, July and August to determine the qualifiers for the Club group A & group B Championships.
  • The hardy and desperate can enter the Winter Medal and Foursomes.

Gents are also eligible for the Mixed Competitions here.

Knockout competitions running over several months will be posted to this website, but the clubhouse sheets should always be regarded as the definitive record for each competition.

Competition Status / Winners
Peel Cup – Gents A Champion
Holynbank Trophy – Gents B Champion
Peel Bowl Peel Bowl Draw 2018
Dunbar Salver Dunbar Salver Draw 2018
Dewhurst Trophy
Clachan Cup
Muir Trophy Muir Trophy Draw 2018
Snawdon Trophy
Cranston Medal
Frank Darbey Summer Cup
Winter Greensomes
Winter Tankard Aggregate
Hare Trophy (Gents Open)

Gent’s interclub competitions

The information below is provided for the benefit of members and will be kept as up to date as possible, however, the clubhouse sheets should always be regarded as the definitive record for each competition.

As far as possible, the same teams will be drawn for Home and Away matches. If picked and then you have to cancel, you must arrange a substitute.


Date Club Venue Time Notes
03/05/2017 Dirleton Castle home 5pm
10/05/2017 Winterfield away 5pm
07/06/2017 Winterfield home 5pm
30/06/2017 Lauder home 5pm
19/07/2017 Dirleton Castle away 5pm

East Lothian Winter League

Gifford men are regular and successful entrants to the annual East Lothian Winter League.

The East Lothian Winter League web site is here.