Latest Club News

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!

Strokeplay Championships 2021

Sunday 22nd August saw our strokeplay championships take place in great conditions. Congratulations to all our champions!

Competition Champion
Brown Trophy Scott Carmichael
Grant Trophy Matt Downie
Joan Marshall Trophy Wendy Nicholson
Past Captains Trophy Sandy Robert
Brown Trophy - Category B Robert Hamilton

Latest News

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!

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Morison Millar 2021

Baberton played host this year to the prestigious Morison Millar trophy, a ladies team event comprising teams from 19 clubs across the Edinburgh area. Not only did Baberton play host, our team of Laura, Adrienne, Nicky & Jackie managed to also win the event! They finished six shots clear of the second placed Comiston Ladies with Turnhouse coming third.

The course was in immaculate condition, huge thanks to Brian and the team for the work put in.

Full results and a breakdown of all prize winners are available in the members hub documents section, or can downloaded directly from the links below:

Club Champions 2021

Club Championship week 2021 was a fantastic six days of golf, culminating in a superb finals day on Saturday 19th June. There was plenty great golf on show, some highlights being; 14 year old Luca Smith carding a level par front nine on his way to an emphatic 10&8 victory in the Junior Championship, Karen Marshall and Rachael Livingstone going all the way to the 23rd hole in the Ladies Championship, and Dougie Waugh and Mark Riddell both shooting two rounds in the 60s in the Gents Championship Final. Congratulations to all our winners, commiserations to our runners up and thanks to all the volunteer scorers and referees.

For a full breakdown of the week's matches, click here.

Competition Champion Runner Up
Club Champion - Match Play Dougie Waugh Mark Riddell
Ladies Club Champion - Match Play Karen Marshall Rachael Livingstone
Senior Champion - Match Play Scott Carey Sandy Robert
Junior Champion - Match Play Luca Smith Liam Stead
Gents B Champion - Match Play Justin Armsworth Scott MacDonald
Ladies B Champion - Match Play Julie Robb Jacqueline Bracewell

Latest Major Results

All competition results can be found in the Member's Hub and Howdidido, results of key competitions and events noted below:

2021 Majors
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