Author Archives: Jeremy Waud

02 May

Spring Meeting – West Sussex – 1st May 2024

This is always one of the Society’s most popular golf days and 2024 was no exception with 24 players, including 3 guests. Our special guest this year was John Gibbs, the son of the late Bill Gibbs, who remains our top Hewitt points scorer with 22 points over a Hewitt career spanning five decades. The

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20 Apr

Old Eastbournian Annual Match Results

We enjoyed our 32nd annual fixture at Walton Heath against our friends from Eastbourne College, 11 old boys and one school Mum, Iryana isn’t too hard to pick out in the picture! the match was very tight and all 24 golfers had the pleasure of teeing off with the harry Gibbs Sussex 2 Iron that

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13 Mar

Halford Hewitt Warm Up

Next week we will have 12 golfers down to the Kent coast for our annual event warm up and team selection. Our 12 attendees are as follows; For the main event which starts with official practice on Wednesday 10th April we have a huge turn out of players and supporters as noted below there will

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10 Dec

OHJGS 2023 Winter Meeting Report from Walton Heath

We enjoyed our usual jovial and entertaining winter meeting at Walton Heath on Friday 1st December with a big field of 27 golfers with Roger Goodacre and Ian Clarke joining us for an excellent lunch in the Fowler room. As the attached photos record, it was cold and very frosty but the snow held off

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28 Sep

Sussex Schools Golf Competition – 2023 Winners

Sunday 17th September and West Sussex Golf Club was the Venue for the Sussex Schools golf competition. This competition was played similar to a Grafton Morris tournament and played by four teams of six from ,  Hurstpierpoint, Brighton , Lancing and Eastbourne . After a few late changes Hurst put the team out of Alex

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08 Jun

Royal Wimbledon Putting Competition

On 7th June Captain Rob McCowen assembled his chosen team of four OHJGS putters for this popular annual event that has 4 qualifying nights before next weeks final. In the annual schools putting event at Royal Wimbledon, in which 32 schools compete over four evenings, Hurstpierpoint has made it through to the Final eight schools.

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21 Apr

Old Eastbournians Match – Walton Heath 20th May 2023

We enjoyed our usual convivial 12 a side four ball better ball match against The Old Eastbournians at Walton Heath. As the photos show the weather was lovely early doors, but deteriorated to the extent that the rear half of the field got a good cold soaking on the back 9 – so it wasn’t

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28 Mar

Halford Hewitt 2023 – Starting 29th March

We will keep you posted here as to our progress – the following table covers who is attending and where they are staying eating and golfing over the numerous days of the vent on the Kent coast. the Warm up weekend last week was great fun and an opportunity to field two new players in

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04 Dec

OHJGS Winter Meeting – Walton Heath – 2nd December 2022

We enjoyed a great day at Walton Heath, a good turnout of 24 players including six guests and injured  Alex Fleet joining us for lunch. The persistent rain from the previous week gave way to dry but foggy days leading up to our event, but thankfully we had a clear but very chilly dry day.

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