RWGC Putting Competition Qualifier 4 June 2019

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A great day at Royal Wimbledon GC for the Schools putting competition 2019.  Our team of four, Ben Burrows, Ben Dawson, Will Thornton and Grant Leonard performed well and came fourth out of eight schools, just missing a spot in the finals.  After a nervy start in all four first … Read More

AGM Meeting Officer elections 12.05.19

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Election of OEGS Officers 2019  At the OEGS AGM on Sunday 12 May held at Piltdown GC, the meeting approved the re-election of Chris Walker as President, David Burt as Secretary, Jo Grey as Treasurer and David Wells as Fixtures Secretary. In addition, Ben Burrows, Richard Day and David Stewart … Read More

AGM & Golf Meeting, Piltdown GC 12.05.19

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This year’s winner of the Merritt Challenge Cup, which was held at Piltdown GC, East Sussex, on Sunday 12 May, was OEGS President, Chris Walker with 27 points off scratch….. Read More

Saturday, 11th May 2019 – Grafton Morrish Qualifying

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OEGS qualifies at Knole Park GC for the Grafton Morrish finals. The qualifying for the Grafton Morrish Finals which are played in Norfolk in the Autumn takes the form of three foursome pairs returning Stableford Points, off scratch, with the top 7 teams out of approximately 17 on total points … Read More

Spring Meeting, Brancaster April 2019

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You don’t have to be hardy to play Spring golf at Royal West Norfolk, Brancaster in April – but it helps. On the one hand, we found that if you lean backwards into a fifty miles per hour wind, it will support your weight and be comfortingly relaxing until the … Read More

OEGS to play Framlingham in Halford Hewitt 2019

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OEGS has been drawn against Framlingham in the first round of the Halford Hewitt public schools competition for the second year in a row! We beat them last year. The match starts at 3.20pm on Thursday, 11th April at Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club, Deal. Any on-course support is welcome.

OEGS v Brighton fixture moves to Rye GC (June 2019)

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Following the successful inauguration match v Brighton College in 2018, held at Chart Hills GC, the fixture is being moved to a new venue – still on Friday 14 June – to Rye GC, East Sussex. The format is nine optional holes on the Jubilee course in the morning, followed … Read More

OEGS launches new interactive website

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OEGS has had a basic website for some years kindly managed by our new President, Chris Walker, which will be phased out. The OEGS Officers decided a year ago to look to create a modern website that would take care of some of the regular administrative work, provide a Members … Read More

New Match Manager for Hurstpierpoint fixture

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The OEGS Officers are pleased to announce that Hugh Price, the Chairman of the Eastbournian Society and a Member of the Walton Heath Golf Club, has agreed to become the new Match Manager of our annual fixture against Hurstpierpoint (Old Hurst Johnians Golf Society – OHJGS) which next takes place … Read More

Election of OEGS Officers

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At the OEGS AGM on Sunday 6th May 2018, the Meeting was pleased to agree the election of Chris Walker as President, with immediate effect, on the resignation of Brian Meaby after more than four years. David Burt was re-elected as Secretary. Jo Grey resigned as Captain (effective from 1st … Read More