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Monday interview: Chocs away for Georgia!

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Echo sports reporter Neil Perrett talks to Dorset teenager Georgia Hall about joining the professional golf ranks

Golf: Unstoppable Watson's too hot for his Remedy rivals

Bournemouth Echo: FOUR WINS: Michael Watson

8:53pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WEST region player-of-the-season Michael Watson continued his domination of tournaments in July by winning the Remedy Oak pro-am for the second time in three years.

Golf: Turning pro is 100 per cent the right decision says Hall

Bournemouth Echo:

4:57pm Monday 21st July 2014

DORSET’S Georgia Hall insists turning pro is “100 per cent the right decision” and is backing herself to make the grade on the big stage.

Lombard Trophy: Parkstone pair book trip to Gleneagles

Bournemouth Echo:

6:22pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

PARKSTONE professional Martyn Thompson continued his love affair with the Lombard Trophy and then praised the dedication of his teenage playing partner Paul Rickard.

Golf: Winning is elementary for in-form Watson

Bournemouth Echo: HOTSHOT: Michael Watson

6:30pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

FORMER Bournemouth Alliance captain Michael Watson broke the course record he set a year ago in achieving his second successive win at Taunton and Pickeridge as he continued his remarkable winning streak.

Golf: Hall was convinced to turn pro by performances against world's best

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

3:45pm Monday 14th July 2014

PARKSTONE golfer Georgia Hall admitted her decision to join the professional ranks was hastened by her recent performances against the world’s best.

Ricoh Women's British Open: Hall slips down leaderboard after disappointing third day

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

3:51pm Saturday 12th July 2014

GEORGIA Hall slid down the leaderboard at the Ricoh Women's British Open after a disappointing third round at Royal Birkdale today.

Ricoh Women's British Open: Hall in the hunt after mixed bag in second round

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

10:32am Saturday 12th July 2014

HOT prospect Georgia Hall admitted to having had mixed feelings after playing her way into contention in the Ricoh Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale yesterday.

Golf: Georgia lands an eagle to stay on course to make cut at Open

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

10:59pm Thursday 10th July 2014

TWO superb closing holes saw Georgia Hall recover from a rocky start and play herself into contention to make the cut at the Women’s British Open.

Lombard Trophy: Parkstone pro Thommo bids for more success

Bournemouth Echo: TREBLE BID: Parkstone's Martyn Thompson

7:42am Thursday 10th July 2014

LOMBARD TROPHY - PARKSTONE QUALIFIER

Golf: Wiggett and Thompson qualify for fourball final at St Mellion

Bournemouth Echo:

7:06pm Thursday 10th July 2014

DORSET duo Mark Wiggett and Lee Thompson marked their first appearance at Filton Golf Club with victory in the Golfbreaks.com PGA Fourball Championship West Qualifying event.

Golf: Watson's winning ways continue with a double hat-trick

Bournemouth Echo:

7:10pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Former Bournemouth Alliance captain Michael Watson – familiarly known as “Tom” after this year’s USA Ryder Cup captain – is celebrating a remarkable double hat-trick.

Golf: Georgia Hall seeks repeat success in Women's British Open

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

AMATEUR star Georgia Hall will tomorrow aim to shake up her professional rivals once more when the Women’s British Open gets under way at Royal Birkdale.

Golf: Amateur Hall finishes 33rd in European Masters

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

7:03pm Sunday 6th July 2014

GEORGIA Hall showed she could live with the top performers in women’s golf with a tied-33rd finish at the European Masters today.

Golf: Hall makes cut at European Masters

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

UP-AND-COMING Dorset golf star Georgia Hall yesterday comfortably made the cut at the prestigious Ladies’ European Masters at Buckinghamshire Golf Club.

Golf - West Region: Eagle-eyed Watson lands order of merit victory

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 4th July 2014

DUDSBURY’S penultimate hole provided delight for winner Michael Watson and despair for runner-up Richard Dinsdale – the pair who shared the drama that decided the inaugural Dudsbury Masters in brilliant Bourne-mouth sunshine.

Golf: Hall impresses in European Masters

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

5:27pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

DORSET’S Georgia Hall today made a solid start to the Ladies’ European Masters at Buckinghamshire Golf Club.

Final Open qualfiying: Tyrrell's crusade runs its course at Hillside

Bournemouth Echo: Chris Tyrrell

8:20pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

CHRIS Tyrrell’s Open qualifying adventure came to an end at Hillside Golf Club in Southport yesterday.

Golf: Wilson makes happy return to Dudsbury

Bournemouth Echo: THE TEE TOURNAMENT:  A golf tournament will raise funds for RNLI

6:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

JAMES Wilson returned to Dudsbury Golf Club to achieve his first solo West Region win in the Dudsbury Masters Pro-am with a six-under-par round of 65.

Golf: Tyrrell's Open qualifying adventure was like a scene from Batman and Robin

Bournemouth Echo: Chris Tyrrell

6:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

BOURNEMOUTH’S Chris Tyrrell described his extraordinary Open qualifying adventure as “like a scene out of Batman and Robin”.

Golf: Davis out of Ladies' British Amateur Championship

Bournemouth Echo: GIRLS CHAMPION: Hayley Davis

6:21pm Thursday 26th June 2014

HAYLEY Davis was today knocked out of the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship at Royal St George’s.

PGA West Region preview: Dearden's tipped for Dudsbury success

Bournemouth Echo: IN THE GROOVE: Dorset golfer Lee Thompson

7:28pm Thursday 26th June 2014

MATT Dearden (Llantristant and Pontyclun) is one of the favourites for the inaugural 36-hole Dudsbury Masters, supported by Ringwood Brewery, which is staged on Tuesday and Wednesday July 1 and 2 preceded by a special championship pro-am.

Golf: Parkstone star Hall primed for British Amateur title defence

Bournemouth Echo: How Bournemouth's Georgia Hall became Europe's best female golfer

7:00pm Monday 23rd June 2014

TEEN sensation Georgia Hall insists she only possesses a slender advantage in her quest to become the first English player in 42 years to defend the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship.

Golf: Thompson in form in Wiltshire

Bournemouth Echo: IN THE GROOVE: Dorset golfer Lee Thompson

6:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

LEE Thompson elected to play safely in the afternoon at North Wilts Golf Club near Devizes in the only 36-hole pro-am in the south west region, after taking a comfortable three-shot half-time lead on five-under-par 66.

Golf: Pro wait was worth it to play Curtis Cup says Georgia Hall

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

7:00pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

PARKSTONE ace Georgia Hall admitted avoiding the temptations of professional golf had been worth it after she starred for Great Britain & Ireland in the Curtis Cup.

Golf: Remedy Oak to host Open Championship qualifier

Bournemouth Echo: 4,500 golf balls dropped by helicopter in hole-in-one attempt

7:10pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

REMEDY Oak Golf Club is hosting its second successive Open Championship qualifying event on Monday, June 23.

Curtis Cup golf: Georgia Hall shines stateside despite Great Britain & Ireland's defeat

Bournemouth Echo: USA-BOUND: Youth Olympic double gold medallist Georgia Hall

6:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

GEORGIA Hall completed a proud weekend for Dorset golf as she ended her historic Curtis Cup appearance in fine style on Sunday.

Youth sport - golf: Parkstone's Sophie Keech lifts Astor Salver

Bournemouth Echo: TOP FORM: Sophie Keech grabs another trophy to add to her collection

6:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

PARKSTONE’S Sophie Keech won the Astor Salver at The Berkshire after she finished on four-under-par for 36 holes.

Golf: Emerson ties for 10th at PGA Seniors Championship

Bournemouth Echo: GROUP LESSON: Gary Emerson, left

5:57pm Sunday 8th June 2014

REMEDY Oak pro Gary Emerson secured his first payday on the 2014 European Senior Tour this afternoon as he finished tied-10th in the PGA Seniors Championship.

Golf: In-form Emerson turns up heat at PGA Seniors Championship

Bournemouth Echo: Gary Emerson

7:00pm Friday 6th June 2014

REMEDY Oak’s Gary Emerson cranked up the pressure on the leading pack with a second-round 68 at the PGA Seniors Championship today.

PGA Golf: Remedy Oak's Gary Emerson starts well in Seniors Championship

Bournemouth Echo: Gary Emerson

7:18pm Thursday 5th June 2014

GARY Emerson today made an impressive start to the PGA Seniors Championship at Stoke by Nayland.

Curtis Cup golf: Parkstone amateur Hall hopes to thrive under pressure

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

6:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

AMATEUR golf star Georgia Hall hopes to thrive in a pressure environment when she begins her bid to help Great Britain & Ireland earn a rare Curtis Cup win across the pond.

Golf: Weymouth in charge at county championships

Bournemouth Echo: Ludlow Golf Club Richard Meredith and Russell Price will be competing at a regional final in Coventry.

6:50pm Thursday 29th May 2014

WEYMOUTH dominated the Dorset championships with Tom Robson becoming the club’s first county winner.

Golf: Emerson misses cut in first senior major

Bournemouth Echo: Gary Emerson

6:00am Monday 26th May 2014

GARY Emerson’s first senior major ended in disappointment as he failed to make the cut at the US Senior PGA Championship.

Golf: Emerson sweats on heel injury ahead of senior major bow

Bournemouth Echo: Gary Emerson

6:00am Wednesday 21st May 2014

INJURY victim Gary Emerson could be forgiven for having frayed nerves ahead of tomorrow’s US Senior PGA Championship first round.

Golf: Bournemouth University student to visit top tournaments

Bournemouth Echo: Golf Day 2014

4:56pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

BOURNEMOUTH University student Richard Warren is encouraging disabled people in Dorset to get into golf – the sport which has helped him deal with cerebral palsy.

Golf: Hall's Curtis Cup berth confirmed

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

5:03pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

DORSET’S Georgia Hall has today been formally named in the Great Britain & Ireland team for next month’s Curtis Cup showdown with the United States.

Golf: Senior star Gary's going back to where it all began

Bournemouth Echo: GROUP LESSON: Gary Emerson, left

6:00am Tuesday 6th May 2014

FORMER European Tour winner Gary Emerson is preparing for a long-awaited return to the golf course where he kick-started his career over 30 years ago.

Golf: Parkstone teenager Hall set to win her Curtis Cup spurs

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

8:55pm Sunday 4th May 2014

PARKSTONE’S Georgia Hall will this week have her Great Britain & Ireland team place rubber-stamped ahead of next month’s Curtis Cup showdown with the United States.

Dorset Open Trophy: George upstages professionals at Dudsbury

Bournemouth Echo: TROPHY WINNER: Amateur star George Long

2:05pm Thursday 24th April 2014

COUNTY junior star George Long (Parkstone/Dudsbury) has become the first amateur to win the Dorset Open.

Golf: Thompson's up and running on the West Region circuit

Bournemouth Echo: IN THE GROOVE: Dorset golfer Lee Thompson

7:10pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

LEE Thompson issued a warning to fellow West Region players after winning his fourth top prize inside a month in the Mitie Big Pro-Am at Bigbury, the first regional pro-am of the season.

Golf: Georgia Hall finishes eighth in Hampshire Rose

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:08pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

PARKSTONE star Georgia Hall opened her season with an eighth-placed finish in the Hampshire Rose.

Golf: Dorset professional Miles makes move to Ferndown

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

6:00am Friday 21st March 2014

DAVID Miles has moved from Knighton Heath to become Ferndown Golf Club’s director of golf in succession to the late Neil Pike who tragically died from pancreatic cancer at the age of 38 last August.

Golf: Bournemouth teenager Hall has second thoughts over turning pro

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall

6:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

REMEDY Oak star Georgia Hall could delay turning pro as concerns over funds and timing weigh heavily on the youngster’s shoulders.

Youth sport - Silver lining for star girls student Sophie

Bournemouth Echo: AWARD WINNER: Sophie Keech with girls championship trophy

6:00am Friday 21st February 2014

ENGLISH girls’ champion Sophie Keech is top class at combining her golf and her school work – and she’s won the England Golf Silver Tee Award to prove it.

Golf: Fay and Steffen in final Spanish showdown

Bournemouth Echo: DORSET FINALISTS: Fay Carpenter and Steffen Foley

6:00am Friday 13th December 2013

DORSET players Fay Carpenter and Steffen Foley (pictured) both qualified for the final round of the Andalucia Junior European Open at the prestigious Finca Cortesin course in Spain.

Golf: Spurgeon and Emerson in pursuit of Mauritius success

Bournemouth Echo: TRUE SPORTSMAN: Kevin Spurgeon

5:30pm Monday 25th November 2013

DORSET senior stars Kevin Spurgeon and Gary Emerson will both tee up in Mauritius next month but with separate aspirations from varying schedules.

Golf: Dorset duo Foley and Carpenter set for stern Spanish test

Bournemouth Echo: QUALIFIERS: Fay Carpenter and Steffen Foley

5:57pm Friday 22nd November 2013

TEENAGERS Steffen Foley and Fay Carpenter will fly the flag for Dorset in the prestigious Andalucia Junior European Open in Spain, which starts tomorrow.

Hall to join professional golf ranks on 18th birthday

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:00am Thursday 21st November 2013

DORSET star Georgia Hall will realise a childhood ambition when she turns professional on her 18th birthday in April.

Dorset golf sensation Hall set to join the professional ranks

Bournemouth Echo: How Bournemouth's Georgia Hall became Europe's best female golfer

12:54pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

DORSET star Georgia Hall will celebrate her 18th birthday by turning professional next year, the Daily Echo can today exclusively reveal.






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