Kendal Golf Club has a very friendly ladies section which comprises of approximately 70 members who regularly play in competitions. Our Lady Captain for the 2020 season is Maggie Donald.
At Kendal we have a full competition schedule and many of our competitions are very generously sponsored by local businesses and also by officers of the club such as the Captain, President and Lady Captain. We have 3 tee times on Tuesdays – these are for the sole use of the ladies plus alternative days on Sundays – to enable working ladies to play. Throughout the year there are several Sundays when extra competitions are played. The Tuesday competitions are 18 holes but we also offer 9 hole competitions that run along side the existing competitions.
The section runs 3 knock-out competitions a year – singles, doubles and mixed. We also support 4 teams who play in league matches with clubs throughout Cumbria, North Lancashire and South West Yorkshire. Each year we enjoy friendly cup matches with local clubs Windermere and Appleby.
Kendal ladies have a wide range of handicaps from +1 to 36. We are very proud that a number of our ladies regularly play for the County and County Vets. Our junior section is also well supported by a pro-active pro and organisers.
We are always ready to welcome new girls to our club who will be invited to play in our comps when they receive their handicap. Please see the information on our Junior Page in connection to Academy Memberships available for both girls and boys. Whatever your handicap, or if you are still learning, you will be very warmly welcomed by the ladies of Kendal Golf Club.
Sunday 9th August - Lady Captains Day 10.45 Shaz Walker-Clement/Rosie Waller/Vanessa Brennand 10.54 Edith Pitman/Val Woodcock/Jean Newhouse 11.03 Cheryl Dickinson/Debbie Earl/Sue Howell 11.12 Rowena Lee/Pauline Sill/Pam Lear 11.21 Cherry Archer/Carole Nicholson/Margaret Hornby 11.30 Vickie Thompson/Margaret Walling/Margaret Philip 11.39 Maria Baker/Marilyn Martindale/Hilary Fouweather 11.48 Jenny Whalley/Judith Cantrell/Liz Threadgold 11.57 Sue Crisp/Sue Gray/Liz Tallon 12.06 Marion Staton/Janet Penlington/Val Shepherd
Tuesday 4th August – Ladies E G Medal 4 Sponsored by The Captain
1st Shaz Walker-Clement 85-12=73
2nd Debbie Earl 93-18=75
3rd Lady Captain 99-23=76
4th Jean Newhouse 92-15=77
5th Rosie Waller 82-4=78
Tuesday 28th July – Ladies Club 4BBB
1st Val Woodcock / Jean Newhouse – 38pts
2nd Cherry Archer / Paula Barron – 36pts
Cecil Leitch League Success
Congratulations to all the ladies who played in the Cecil Leitch Bronze league this season. Not only did they win their division they also won the much coveted Cecil Leitch Trophy for the best overall performance of the four divisions in the league. This is the first time Kendal have won this trophy. Special congratulations to Pauline Sill and Angela Cherry who jointly won the salvers for best individual performances in the division and the league.
Three Counties Handicap League Success
Congratulations to the Kendal Ladies Team of Cheryl Dickinson, Debbie Earl, Joyce Hartley and Val Woodcock, who beat Morecambe in the Final of the T.C.L Handicap League, in a very close match, played at Windermere Golf Club on 14th September. After the four singles matches, the score was 2 all and Cheryl Dickinson had to play the first play off hole, which she won – well done Cheryl.
Ladies Elizabethan Salver 2019
Ladies winners of the Elizabethan Salver played at Kendal v Appleby and Windermere on Monday 2nd September.
Finals Day 2019
Atkinson Trophy 2019
The finalists of the Atkinson Trophy 2019 were Val Woodcock, Rosie Waller, Sheena McDonald & Leslie Archer. Val and Rosie were this year’s winners.
Rosie Waller being presented with Club Championship and other trophies
Judith Cantrell being presented with Most Improved Player
LADY CAPTAINS DAY 2019
Lady Captains Day Winner Julie North
PAST CAPTAINS COMPETITION
2019 Past Captains Competition
LADY CAPTAINS CHARITY
Lady Captain presents a cheque to her nominated charity
Macmillan Cancer Support