ORGS v Meteors 2018

REVIEW The penultimate event of the ORGS year is a match, played at Royal St George’s, between OR golfers and OR cricketers.  As usual, the format is foursomes. Frost on the course slightly delayed the course opening, but the day was perfect for golf – other than the...

Match v Blackwell Golf Club

On Thursday 4 October the Old Rugbeian Golfing Society visited Blackwell for the first time (if we discount the rained off visit in May). Blackwell is a jewel of a golf club in the heart of the Midlands – close to Bromsgrove but in very beautiful country...
Match v Lady Veteran Golfers

Match v Lady Veteran Golfers

Always a highlight of our Fixtures List, the match against the Lady Vets took place at Piltdown on a perfect late September day. We play annually for a trophy presented by an OR for this match, the Kit Dodds Quaiche, at the time of the match held by the ladies. The...
Match v Royal Porthcawl

Match v Royal Porthcawl

A very distinguished team of ORGS members paid its annual visit to Royal Porthcawl on 3 & 4 September. This is a fixture which owes its existence to the late and very much lamented Gareth Griffiths, erstwhile captain of RPGC, who remarkably in the past made the...
Match v Uppingham at Luffenham Heath

Match v Uppingham at Luffenham Heath

The format of golf played in our annual match against Uppingham is unique, at least it is for the ORGS. The match is played using the four ball better ball format which, while it is a format now very often played generally in golf, is not played otherwise in the ORGS...
Old Rugbeians v Old Malvernians, 2018

Old Rugbeians v Old Malvernians, 2018

The annual match against Malvern was held at The Berkshire on Sunday 19th August on a cloudy, warm (sticky, even) and breezy day. The heather, as ever, was in great condition and many holes were won or lost by whether or not a visit was made to the heather. Annual...