The Old Berkhamstedians

OB Golfing Society

OB Golf Society 

The OB Golfing Society is open to all old boys and staff of Berkhamsted School. The Spring and Autumn meetings are social events and all golfers are welcome whether you have a low or high handicap Those OB's who enjoy playing matches or competitions can put their names forward for those events.  If you would like further information or wish to be put onto the emailing list then please forward your contact details to either the Captain Rob MacDonald or the Secretary Keith Goddard.



Match and Society meetings 2016:


You can register you interested in playing by emailing the organiser/match captain at any time.


March. Start of the OBGS singles knock out competition


Friday 13th May Spring meeting at Berkhamsted G.C. 18/36 holes. All handicaps welcome.


17th June Match OBGS v Old Aldenhamians. Four-ball better-ball match play over 18 at Berkhamsted GC. Morning tee time


26th June OB games day. Golf at Stocks followed by BBQ on Chesham playing fields.


20th July Match OBGS v Old Albanians Four-ball better-ball match play over 18 at Berkhamsted GC. Morning tee time.


6th August Match OBGS v Denham GC at Denham 10 players 36 holes foursomes


Saturday meeting 10th September Harewood Downs GC Arrive 1.45 for coffee and bacon rolls; 18 holes followed by a one course meal


Friday 21st October Autumn meeting at Berkhamsted G.C. 18/36 holes. All handicaps welcome


15th October Match OBGS v Old Cholmeleians. 5 pairs foursomes at Ashridge G.C. 36 holes


Match OBGS v Mill Hill GC date to be advised.


26th November. Match OBGS v Berkhamsted.  Four-ball better-ball match play.




Scratch team events.


*Supporters are always welcome and if you require accommodation then contact the match organiser.


If you are eligible would like to be considered for the Cyril Gray competition then contact Colin McBride. Cyril Gray is for over 50 year olds and the Senior Cyril Gray is where the two competitors total age has to exceed 140 by June


13th January draw for the Halford Hewitt


21st February Scratch team v Ashridge scratch team – practice for the Halford Hewitt.


5th March Scratch team v The Leys Brancaster GC


*7th–10th April. The Halford Hewitt Cup. OBGS Scratch Team at Royal St. Georges and Deal


*15th May. The Grafton Morrish Tournament prequalifying match played at Gog Magog G.C. Cambridge. OBGS Scratch Team.


6th – 9th June preliminary round and finals 16th June. Schools putting competition played at The Royal Wimbledon G.C. OBGS Scratch Team.


*23rd – 25th June. Cyril Gray Tournament ,Worplesdon Golf Club. Foursomes match play off scratch for three pairs aged 50 plus. Also a one round stableford for over 70’s on the Saturday


*7th-9th October.  The finals of the Grafton Morrish Tournament played at Hunstanton and Royal West Norfolk. 3 pairs, scratch foursomes knockout. 



For further details, please contact Keith Goddard:


Keith Goddard 
01442 261796 
Mob: 07740 238491