The Captain of Carnwath Golf Club governs the Club Council and all of our Captains hold positions as Office Bearers. They dedicate a great deal of time to ensure the Club is lead well and operates successfully.
Having served as Commercial & Marketing Convener for a number of years, Janet was proud to become the second lady Captain in our history for the 2019 season. A Member of Carnwath for over 39 years, Janet has a passion for ensuring the Club is a success and continues as Captain for 2020.
Having recently joined the Committee, Kevin is delighted to have been appointed Janet's Vice-Captain in 2019. A Member of Carnwath since being a Junior Member, Kevin has represented our Gents Team for many years and will follow in his father's footsteps by becoming Captain in 2021. He will also lead the change for Junior golfers as our Junior Convener.
Our Captain in the 2018 Season, Darren had a fantastic year at the helm of the Club. At our AGM he stated it was a great year taking the Club forward and proud he was to have served our great Club - Thank you for everything Darren!
Carnwath Golf Club are lucky to have some wonderful people working hard every day to make a success of the golf club for the benefit of all our Membership.
Meet some of the key personnel below.
Our most experienced member of staff and Club Secretary for over 29 years, Linda's tireless work ensures that everything at the Club operates on a day to day basis. If you have an enquiry on anything to do with the Club, Linda will be happy to help.
One of the longest serving members of staff at the Club, our Bar Stewardess, Gail Stuart, has managed our bar keeping golfers well watered for over 17 years.
A member of the Club for over 8 years, Brian works in our Bar & Lounge as well as maintaining the Clubhouse facilities.
Our club PGA Professional Graham Gormley and Assistant Pro Darryn McBratney are always at hand to give advice and get you out on the course playing golf. Come and visit them in the Club Pro Shop.
Our experienced Club PGA Professional Graham Gormley has worked in the golf industry for many years. He's an expert in club fitting and his golf instruction is highly regarded by his students. Contact Graham with any enquiries for our Club Shop or to arrange some lessons.
Darryn has been a member at Carnwath Golf Club since he was a junior and was therefore immensely proud to become Assistant Club PGA Professional in 2017. Whilst studying for a full Qualification with the PGA, Darryn assists Graham in the day to day running of our Club Shop and represents the Club at PGA competitions.
Our magnificent Greens Staff maintain the course to such brilliant standards all year round. Say hello out on the Course and follow their Facebook Page for Course condition updates.
Our vastly experienced Head Greenkeeper, David Cowan, joined the Club shortly after leaving school. Having developed his knowledge and skills over 41 years at the Club, nobody knows the Course better.
First Assistant Greenkeeper
Tom is our First Assistant Greenkeeper here at Carnwath Golf Club. He loves taking pictures of his pride and joy (the Course!) and has worked with our Greens Staff for over 16 years.
Our Greenkeeper Marc Cox comes from a family who have been involved at Carnwath Golf Club for many years. He has been with the Club for 11 years developing his knowledge of Greenkeeping and perfecting our Course.
A golf club doesn't operate without some dedicated members fulfilling key roles in their spare time. Below are some of our other key office bearers at Carnwath.
Bob has worked tirelessly over the years to improve the financial position of the Club. Since he returned to the post of Treasurer, the Club has continued to prosper financially and he works to ensure we improve year on year.
Honorary Match Secretary
Peter has given many years to the Club Council, including having served as Captain. Peter is our Match & Handicap Convener and his hard work ensures our fixtures run smoothly throughout the season.
At the heart of any decision, is the Club Council. We have some really talented and dedicated Members working hard to make Carnwath Golf Club a success. In addition to the Office Bearers, the Council Members below meet on a monthly basis to discuss Club matters.
Andrew has been a Member of the Club for over 16 years and is a past Junior Captain.
He joined the Club Council in 2016 and has worked with the Commercial Committee to improve the Club's image, from designing our new Club Crest, to improving our digital presence by building our Website and revamping our Social Media.
A Member of for over 25 years, Amanda has dedicated a great deal of time to Carnwath, becoming the first female Captain of the Club in 2016. In that time, Amanda has won our Ladies Club Championship 14 times!
For 2020 Amanda will continue on the House Committee and will get to work on improvements in the Clubhouse, ensuring that the environment continues to improve.
Golf fanatic Scott has been a member of the Club for over 7 years now and in that time has dropped his handicap to single figures. Scott then decided to join the Council for the 2017 Season.
For the 2020 Season Scott continues in the position of Vice-Convener on the Commercial Committee to help develop revenue streams for the Club and enhance our Social Media presence.
David has been a member of Carnwath for many years and even Captained the Club.
Having rejoined the Council in 2018, he will focus on continuing to improve the Clubhouse with Amanda as part of the House Committee.
Match & Handicap Committee
A new Member of the Club Council in 2018, Billy is looking forward to getting stuck into a variety of projects around the Club in 2020, specifically as part of the Match & Handicap Committee.