News & Events

18 Mar

Deal Player Profiles

Michael Hedges (P10-W3-H1-L6) – “motivational”…”inspirational”…”father figure”…”messiah”… somewhat surprisingly all words that have yet to be used to describe Deal’s dashingly handsome Capitano. Hedges however likes to focus on the positives and points to the fact that he has been one of the most consistent match-managers the club has ever seen, the only blip in his

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18 Mar

Deal Wedge 2013

Would you believe it – the 6th Wedge Trophy is upon us. Anticipation is high as we look forward to another great day doing battle down at the sublime Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club in Kent. After the extraordinary draw last term, Waud and his Waltonites are looking to try and regain their usual dominance,

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03 Sep

The Wedge Trophy V

It is very easy to be biased, as home captain, to suggest that this probably was the best Wedge so far. A great throng of men assembled in the Clubhouse at Walton Heath for our 5th Wedge Trophy. Faces old and new gleaming with excitement for a match where both teams were definitely fielding their

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29 Aug

Waud’s hole by hole guide of the Old Course at Walton Heath

hat is a hardest test for a Wedger? Is it playing the most imperious seaside course at Royal Cinque Ports, with its beautiful sea wall tees, perfectly cut undulating fairways, superbly manicured pot bunkers that surround firm, hard, slick greens all year round. Or is it the rugged and romantic heathland tracks at Walton Heath.

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28 Aug

2012 – Wedge start sheet announced

nd so here we are again… Another Wedge week has crept upon us, Captain Waud of Walton and Captain Hedges of RCP have picked their gallant soldiers to try and take the most coveted prize in golf – The Wedge Trophy. Walton confident at 4 nil up in the series – Waud hopes to capitalise

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09 Aug

2012 Walton Wedge Teams Announced

As Wedge Trophy No. 5 quickly approaches – Captains Waud and Hedges announce their teams as they hope to gain the early upper hand. Waud (as ever) is feeling chipper and looks to build on Walton’s 4 – 0 lead. Hedges has everything crossed and will literally try anything to get on the scoreboard. Team Walton

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21 Apr

Deal Young Bucks vs. Burnham

In September 2011 a touring side of young, keen, excited golfers visited the little gem that is Burnham & Berrow GC. We came, we saw, and were conquered, in a heavy loss to the dominant Burnham team of wise old competitors. We won just a meagre few points. It was though a foully good time

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26 Mar

Deal Wedge 2012

An offering from our roaming Wedge reporter – Sammy ‘You old Slag’ Mason – who is also Assistant to the Deal Captain! If Peter Alliss attended the Wedge, he would say; “It would be very easy to drool with sentimentality over the Wedge Trophy. But, at the end of the day, it is simply two

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21 Mar

Hedge’s Hole by Hole Guide to RCPGC Course Management

Easy to recognize, but dangerous to approach too closely, the Wedge golfer is the one who normally goes from tee to green without touching the fairway… the one who has to shout ‘Fore’ when he putts. Michael Green (adapted) – The Art of Coarse Golf The 2012 Wedge will not be won by the team

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21 Mar

Morning match by match review

Some may argue that Waud has too much time on his hands – others would argue the opposite and that Waud should spend more time creating banter. Anyway, here is Waud’s morning match by match review. Match 1: Hedges & Mason versus Waud C & Robinson The tone has been set for the weekend with probably

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