Christmas fun

Review The Clash of the 16 ORGS Titans arranged with such great skill by our organiser, Colin Passmore, took place in ideal conditions on a course in impeccable shape and that’s pretty much where the good news ends – so far as the performance of the V-P’s team...
ORGS v Veteran Lady Golfers 2017

ORGS v Veteran Lady Golfers 2017

The Old Rugbeian Golfing Society play a match against the Veteran Ladies Golf Association every year. The match is played in September and moves round to different golf courses. In 2017 the Ladies had the choice of venue and selected Richmond GC which is in the park...

2017 Match v Uppingham at Luffenham Heath Golf Club

Match lost 3.5 – 1.5 This year the annual Old Rugbeian Golfing Society fixture against the Old Uppinghamian Golfing Society moved to Leffenham Heath Golf Club in Rutland as the usual venue was unable to accommodate the match. Both teams met for lunch prior to...

Unofficial Matches v Royal North Devon & Royal Porthcawl

During August 2018 two unofficial matches have taken place. First, in early August, six fine men from Royal North Devon (RND) headed east at my invitation and a match was arranged for them at Rye. I raised a team of six ORGS/Rye members, Jamie Clark, Clive Pickerill,...

Halford Hewitt 2017

Rugby beat Bishops Stortford in the first round of the 2017 Halford Hewitt but were beaten by Sherborne in the second round.  The team, and their supporters, were disappointed not to be playing on Saturday (ie in the last 16).  Sherborne lost to Winchester in the...

South West v The Rest

Review Formidably organised by Christopher Gabbey (to whom we owe our thanks) this annual event was as enjoyable as ever –notwithstanding the latter part of the morning’s activities being conducted in monsoon conditions. As is traditional the match took place on the...