Category Archives: AC Match Report/Result

SECF A league v Sussex County – lost 3:4

A decent match at last! We were on average one handicap weaker than them, but came out of the morning session 2:1 up. This is the first time this has happened in an A league match for a long time … Continue reading

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SECF U league v Canterbury – we squeak a win 4:3

In the Home AC match on July 1, the RTW team again lead 3-nil at lunch-time, but this time had to survive a powerful comeback from Canterbury until Tom Carpenter won the final game by 2 hoops on time to … Continue reading

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SECF A league v Surbiton – lost 1:6

A return visit to Surbiton for some, but the result was much the same as the previous GC day… Overnight rain had slowed the lawns, but only a little, so our team was up against it, especially as Surbiton had … Continue reading

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SECF U League v Compton – won 6:1

On the longest day, and with summer threatening to return, we welcomed Compton up from Eastbourne on a sunny, but not too hot, day. For the first time in ages, it seems, we won all the morning games and went … Continue reading

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A league loss to Sussex County 2-5

A nice day for a trip to the (almost) coast – not too sunny and warm given the rest of our summer! Surprisingly we found the lawns to be very green and lush, but with some unexpected dry spots – … Continue reading

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A league loss to Dulwich 3-4

Could we follow up on our previous success? Well, on a scorchingly hot day (the temperature hit 32 degrees) it turned out not, but it was close. The morning went pretty well to handicap, albeit with a narrowish loss in … Continue reading

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U league loss to Guildford & Godalming 1-6

After a series of withdrawals, a team of three made their M25 way to Guildford Rugby Club where GGCC are now based on the old bowls lawn, their famous slopey lawn (not used for matches) and a pair of new … Continue reading

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A league won against Woking 4-3

At last a win in the A league – the last time we won one was in 2014! A beautiful, if rather hot day, saw our lawns in fine condition and even green due to our irrigation system, as we … Continue reading

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U league: Lost to Compton 5-2

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A league loss to Surbiton

Played on the day before the FA Cup Final, this was not so much Chelsea v Man Utd, more like Chelsea v Maidstone Utd as the anticipated 6-nil loss displayed. Only Mick in the afternoon got anywhere near our better-ranked … Continue reading

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