Kummel Cup 27 October 2019

On a fresh, bright breezy October afternoon, the Kummel Cup was played over Royal Troon. Six hardy souls set out to claim the coveted trophy, for the best Stableford score. Alex Thomson was the victor, with an impressive display, mastering the tricky conditions, especially on the back nine, where it was straight into the ... More

2017 Kummel Cup Competition Played at Last!

The long-delayed 2017 Kummel Cup match was played over the Troon Portland course on a glorious, hot, sunny, late May day. Two groups of four battled it out for this prestigious golfing honour with Kenneth Dickie emerging victorious in a close-run Stableford count up. The venerable Mr John Laughland, original donor of ... More

Annual Charity Golf Day, Friday 12th May

On a bright, perfect Friday morning on 13th May, at 9.30am on the sound of an air horn, twenty teams teed off simultaneously by a shotgun start, for the annual Rotary Club of Ayr charity golf event held at Belleisle, having fuelled themselves with bacon butties beforehand. A calm, still day, coupled with warm sun and a ... More

Kummel Cup 2016

Our annual golf competition for the Kummel Cup was played on a beautiful autumn day, on Mon 19 Sept 2016, at Belleisle. New member, Ron Ireland had the audacity to upstage the regulars, and won with a total of 29 points. Belleisle was in fabulous condition, as good as it has been for many years. Although only 7 players ... More

RIBI Golf Match

Two teams from Ayr entered the 2016 RIBI match play championships. Team A, Jim Nelson and Charlie Steele, played away against Strathaven on 23 May and enjoyed excellent hospitality from Nigel and Tony, however their handicaps (18 and 25) proved too high for the Ayr men, and Strathaven won by 3&2. On a glorious ... More