Golf

Provincial delight for Leeds and Hartsbourne

By Danny Caro, September 13, 2013

Leeds Jewish Golf Society claimed the top prize at the Provincial competition.

They won the Gerald Tankel Trophy for the team with lowest aggregate of four net scores counting, gaining a narrow victory over Moor Allerton who secured the Joe Dwek Trophy.

Marshall Newman of Moor Allerton returned a score of 74 gross to win the Mervyn Berg Trophy.

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New names, new hope for year ahead

By Danny Caro, September 4, 2013

Israeli sport has taken a right old battering over the past year or so but at long last the clouds are starting to lift.

Julia Glushko’s run at the US Open has given the nation much hope following the poor showing at the London Olympics last year.

There’s also Yarden Gerbi who looks to be a real medal contender for the Rio Games in 2016. I doubt a world title has been won any faster.

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Moor Allerton take the honours at Senior event

August 30, 2013

Moor Allerton held off the challenge of Abridge to win the Coombe Hill trophy at the Senior competition.

The Leeds club collected the main trophy for the best team gross score, with Abridge taking home the Potters Bar trophy.

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National success for Abridge

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2013

Abridge won the main prize at the National Club Championship at Dyrham Park Golf & Country Club.

The Essex club collected the Dyrham Park Trophy after finishing ahead of Moor Allerton with an impressive aggregate score.

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Hartsbourne revel in Glancy glory

July 12, 2013

Hartsbourne regained the Glancy Trophy following an excellent set of performances from their players at the tournament at Shirley Golf Club.

The Hertfordshire club won four trophies, including the main prize, The Glancy, which is awarded to the team recording the aggregate of the lowest six scores in the singles combined with the three lowest foursome scores.

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Whitefield win Northern Metropolitan

By Danny Caro, June 20, 2013

Whitefield Golf Club secured the main prize at the inaugural AJC&S Northern Metropolitan competition.

The host club saw off the challenge of Dunham Forest to lift The Lord Bellwin Trophy with a combined score of 493, with Dunham receiving the Moor Allerton Trophy as runners-up.

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Best season yet for Beck

By Danny Caro, June 6, 2013

Laetitia Beck has completed an impressive season for Duke University, finishing with a career-best 73.16 stroke average.

The Israeli star claimed one top five finish, as well as four top 10 and eight top 20 finishes during the season. This included a second place finish at the ACC Championship and tied for 17th placement at the NCAA Championship.

Beck is a three-time All-ACC selection.

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Sporting bonanza under way

By Danny Caro, June 6, 2013

And so it begins, the summer of sport in Israel. The Uefa under-21 Championship finals kicked-off in style, amid a fanfare of colour – an ocean of blue and white.

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Dunham ladies top of the class

By Danny Caro, June 3, 2013

Dunham Forest Golf Club secured the main trophy at the 17th Ladies National Tournament, held at Moor Allerton Golf Club in Leeds.

Twelve teams featuring 84 players competed at the prestigious event, which is the only competition where ladies from Jewish Golf Clubs and Societies all over the UK and Ireland have a chance to compete with each other.

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Brilliant Bohn is the king of Herts

By Danny Caro, May 24, 2013

Jeremy Bohn warmed up for this summer’s Maccabiah Games by winning the Herts Salver at Aldwickbury Park.

The Team GB captain, who is a member of Hartsbourne Golf Club, produced an excellent finish to edge out Luke Hynes of Porters Park.

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