Our new Head PGA Professional
We are delighted to announce that Jordan Gallagher will join Baberton in the new year as our new Head PGA Professional.
Jordan brings a wealth of retail and coaching experience from his time in Scotland and Dubai, where he has been based for the past five years.
Please refer to the communication issued to members for a full update.
Ladies AGM 2021
The Baberton Ladies held their annual meeting and prize giving on 1st Nov, 57 were in attendance, congratulations to all this year's winners!
Champion of Champions
Congratulations to Rachael Livingston for her win in the Champion of Champions matchplay competition at the Royal Burgess GS yesterday!
Jill McLean from Liberton Golf Club was a strong opponent but Rachael, ably supported by her caddy Karen, was the better player on the day. Huge congratulations!
International Call Up
Congratulations to Karen Marshall on being selected for the Scottish Senior Women’s Home Internationals Team. This is a great achievement for Karen and a justified recognition of her impressive golfing career. We are extremely proud to have such a talented player amongst our membership. Karen continues a wonderful tradition for Baberton Golf Club of women senior internationalists and we are immensely pleased for her and for the Club.
Huge congratulations to our ladies team of Karen, Wendy, Nicky and Ella who won the Ladies Inter Club final on 16th July with a 2&1 win over Mortonhall at Glencorse. Tremendous result!
It is the 12th time Baberton have won the event, more than any other club. It is also the first time since 1988 that any club has won both the Inter Club and Morison Millar in the same year!
Latest Major Results
All competition results can be found in the Member's Hub and Howdidido, results of key competitions and events noted below:
Saturday 5th June saw the conclusion of our Club Championship qualifying events, and with it the awarding of our first major trophies of the 2021 season.
Colin Malone - Murray Trophy
Justin Armsworth - Victoria Medal
Alan Docherty - Kerr Quaich
Liam Stead - Milne Cup
Congratulations to our winners and all those who qualified for the championship knockout stages.
Latest Baberton Team News
Daily Mail Foursomes
This year Mark and David Riddell are representing Baberton in the Daily Mail Foursomes. Over the course of the last few months they made their way to the last 32, where unfortunately they lost out to Auchterarder. Great effort though guys!
Midlothian County Ladies Golf Association
Midlothian Ladies 5-aside League
Despite being undefeated, the Baberton Ladies Team narrowly lost out to Mortonhall in winning Division 1 of the MCLGA 5-aside League this year. Congratulations and well done to the whole team, great effort.
Midlothian Ladies Greensomes League
The Baberton Ladies team competing in the MCLGA Greensomes League were crowned winners of Division 2, beating the team of Merchants 2 on overall holes won. Congratulations and well done to all who participated and good luck for next Season in Division 1.
Well done to all the ladies representing the club this season!
For full league fixtures and results, please visit the MCLGA website here
Edinburgh Junior Development Golf League
On Sunday September 12th, Baberton hosted the final of the Edinburgh junior golf league development section. The event was played between Baberton, Broomieknowe and Prestonfield with Prestonfield coming out on top on the day.
Well done to Liam Stead, Adam Malone and Charlie Smith for representing us in the final and also to Nairn Riddell, Danny Milligan, Ben Perriss and Oliver Beresford Jones for representing the club in the group stages.
For full league fixtures and results, please visit the EJGL website here
Junior Golf Sixes
A Baberton junior team of Finlay, Charlie, Euan, Cole, Kirsty and Anya played in the first golf sixes match at Swanston on Sunday June 20th. The team came 2nd and Cole won a nearest the pin prize! Great result team!
Next fixture is at Baberton on Sunday July 4th.
Men's Edinburgh Golf League
The Baberton's men's completed their summer league fixtures with a win over Prestonfield and a defeat to Brunstfield on the 20th and 22nd July. These final results mean Baberton finish fourth in the table and qualify for the Plate Competition. Full results available on the members hub.
For full league fixtures and results please visit the EGL wesbite here