Alan gets back into the swing of things

Club members enjoyed a good days golfing at Carradale on the Kintyre peninsula.

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The  past week or two has been particularly busy at Dalmally.

To prove that playing golf is like riding a bicycle, Alan Campbell from Loch Awe came back from a few years break from the game to win his first major club trophy, the Dalmally Gents Senior Championship in his first year of playing it.

Alan Campbell was in fine form, even after a few years break!

Last Sunday, August 30, with a level nett par 62, Alan took the trophy after a prolonged break from golf, three ahead of his nearest rival, Stephen Ross, himself on a very creditable 65.

Meanwhile, on the same day, Rena Ritchie took the Ladies Simmers Quaich with a two nine-hole round total of 33 Stableford points.

Tuesday September1  saw a ladies and gents outing to the scenic Kintyre Peninsula and the “wee gem” that is the Carradale Golf Course.

Carradale and Dalmally signed a reciprocal agreement towards the end of last season which affords members of both clubs favourable playing arrangements at each club.

The Dalmally visitors, after an unpromising drizzly start enjoyed a cool but dry day on the course, which as well as many golfing challenges affords stunning views to Arran and beyond.

An extremely enjoyable day.