Golf Bulletin

Results
The Winter League teams have had a successful couple of weekends with the Handicap Team beating Ladybank 3.5-0.5 on the New course then the Scratch team won 4-0 against Charleton on the Jubilee course.

Also, well done to Duncan Fernie who came out top with 22 points in the 9-Hole Stableford on 19th January.

Competition Entries
Entry is open for the Founders’ Day Trophy across optional courses on Wednesday 5th February. This is a qualifying competition for handicap purposes and is TCT eligible. Players should add their details to the entry sheet in the clubhouse prior to play and enter their scores in our clubhouse computer afterwards. There are no reserved tee times, players must arrange their own through the Links Trust. Full details are also on the Club website.

Also, Medal 3 on Sunday 9th February is now open for entry through HowDidiDo or on the noticeboard, and Medal 4 on Thursday 13th February will open on Wednesday this week from 4:45pm. Please note that there is no first-come-first-served policy for these competitions, they are likely to be oversubscribed and a ballot will take place two days before play.


Club News

Subscriptions & Fixture Cards
Please note that the deadline of 31st January for paying subscriptions is looming! Fixture cards will be with us during February and we will let all members know as soon as they are available.

Toilets Refurbishment
The project is going well so far and we thank everyone for their understanding while access to some areas of the clubhouse is restricted. Members who are heading to the Main Bar are reminded that the shortest route is currently by using the golf course Links entrance and through the Reading Room door.

Website Issues
We are aware of various information not feeding through to the Members' Area of the website and are working with our providers to rectify this.


Fun Casino Night
We are hosting a fun casino event on Saturday 8th February from 7pm. There is no actual gambling involved (!) but fun money will be used at the Black Jack & Roulette tables, with some prizes for those who accumulate the most winnings. We will also be showing the Scotland v England Calcutta Cup rugby match in the Main Bar from 4:45pm before the casino evening begins. Tickets at £15 includes casino fun money are on sale from the bar or by e-mailing clubhouse@thenewgc.com.


Yoga
Yoga returns this week on Wednesdays at 6:30pm. The price is £50 for a 6-week block and you can sign up at the noticeboard or by e-mailing clubhouse@thenewgc.com.


Valentine's Dining
Our restaurant will host Valentine's Dining on the evening of Friday 14th February. The menu is shown below and tables can be booked through the bar team or by e-mailing clubhouse@thenewgc.com

Cream of Jerusalem Artichoke Soup - Soda Bread Smoked Salmon and Crab Fishcake - Oyster Mayonnaise, Micro Herbs, Lemon Beef Carpaccio - Horseradish Cream, Watercress

Pan Fried Monkfish - Curried Puy Lentils Roasted Venison Loin - Mushrooms, Potato Fondant, Spinach Butternut Squash Risotto - Broad Beans

White Chocolate and Lime Cheesecake - Ice Cream and Tuile Passion fruit Panna Cotta - Mixed Berries, Shortbread Scottish Cheese Selection

 

R&A Kingsbarns Scheme 2020
Prices are unchanged from 2019 and a Junior Scheme has been added in March, April & October.

St Andrews Links annual tournaments
Entries open soon for these, including the St Andrews Links Trophy (4th February for 5th-7th June), the St Andrews Boys' Open (29th January for 3rd-6th August) & the Eden Tournament (7th February for 10th-14th August). Full details can be found through the link below.