Glasgow University Staff Golf Club

Welcome to the Glasgow University Staff Golf Club Website

We are an amalgamation of past and present staff from Glasgow University.  We are a social golf club that goes on monthly outings, and has competitions open to its members.  You do not need to be a serious golfer or even be a member of a golf club to join, and all staff will be made most welcome.

May Outing to Paisley – POSTPONED

Rearranged 6th of August

April Outing Results:

1st Ian Gardner 39pts, 2nd Jim Steele 38pts,  and 3rd Brian Eden with 33pts.

Nearest the Pin at 10th Greg Brown, and 12th Jim ’the bandit’ Steele.

There are some photos of our day at Prestwick St Nicholas GC on the April outing page – thanks to David Sim.  (Any content for the website always appreciated).

Ancients Match 2024 – (4 in a row)

2024 match took place at Montose and Brechin on Sunday 14th and Monday 15th of April.

Congratulations to the Glasgow team who retained the trophy again for the 4th year in a row with some impressive and dramatic victories.

Day 1 Glasgow 4 v 2 Edinburgh

Day 2 Glasgow 3 v 3 St Andrews (13 holes up v 9 holes up).

Winning team: Craig MacDonell, Wai Kwong Lee, Ian Salt (Capt), Paul Graham, Andy Smith and Steven Etherson.

Winner of the Perrie Pewter Pot – Paul Graham.

Ian Salt being presented with the ancients trophy

2024 Competition Draws are now live

2023 AGM:

AGM took place at The Bothy on Friday 15th of March.  thanks to everyone who attended and made it a really enjoyable evening.

Click for the minutes and photos

Outings 2024:

MonthDateVenue
April26/04/24Prestwick St Nicholas
May23/05/24Paisley (Postponed)
Senate Match31/05/24Killermont
June14/06/24Aberdour
East v West24/06/24Lanark
July22/7/24Bonnyton
May (Rescheduled)06/08/24Paisley (Rescheduled)
August16/08/24Falkirk Tryst
September03/09/24Cawder

2023 Winners:

Club Championship

The final was contested by Craig MacDonell and Calum Hill at Gullane .  In a dramatic final Calum won with a birdie on the 20th hole in difficult blustery conditions.  Well played to both players and here’s a few photos of the day.

Calum Hill – Club champ 2023

Gents Singles

Bobby Gault and Jeff Kelly played the final at Cardross GC.  Congratulations to Bobby who played good golf and is the new gents singles champion and gets his name back on the trophy he last won in 2006.

Ladies Singles

Moira Still and Lesley Porter played the final at Dunblane GC.   In an exciting match that went all the way to the 17th hole Lesley Porter got the victory.  Well played ladies! 

4Ball Competition

David Gordon and Calum Hill  played Ojore Oka and Zhenbo Cao in the final at Cawder Golf Club.   David and Calum came out on top in an exciting match going to the 17th hole.  

4Ball finalists at Cawder GC

Outings Eclectic Winner 2023

The 2023 Outings winner was Joyce McGregor, with a combined (3 best)  stableford score of 121.  This consisted of 44pts at Williamwood , 39pts at Clydebank and 38pts at Cardross.  Great shooting Joyce!

Quaich winner

Congratulations to Jim Steele who won the jubilee quaich at our August outing to Clydebank and district GC with 39pts.

Jim Steele with the Jubilee Quaich

 

Hole in One

Congratulations to Colin who scored a hole in one during our August outing to Clydebank and district GC at the 6th hole.

Colin McGregor gets hole in 1

 

Senate Match 2023

2023 match took place on Friday 2nd of June at Newmacher.

Aberdeen 2.5 V 6.5 Glasgow

For match results click here

Glasgow team for senate match 2023
Glasgow team for senate match 2023

Next Match Friday 31st of May 2024 at Killermont GC.

 

Golf Simulator

Glasgow University has a Golf Simulator at Garscube.

Click here to view/book.