Sport

Sports Reports July 8

7th Jul 2020

Hockey is back!! Guyra will have three men’s teams A, B and C this year.  The competition is set to start on Sunday, July 19th and will be a 10-week club-based competition with no finals. Top of the ladder at the end of the season will be ...

Guyra United Soccer ready for kick off!!

30th Jun 2020

The 2020 season will be going ahead as normal with some slight changes. Juniors will play a 9 week competition starting from the 25th of July 2 and finishing on the 19th September. Seniors will start on the 18th July and run for 14 weeks. PLEASE NOTE...

Junior League withdraws from competition

30th Jun 2020

Guyra Junior Rugby League has decided to withdraw from the Group 19 2020 season. President Gina Lockyer said the decision was not the outcome that they were anticipating, but unfortunately with the current COVID restrictions in place by Armidale Regi...

Sport Shorts July 1

30th Jun 2020

Men’s BowlsThere were four Club Championship games played over the weekend in comfortable weather conditions. All games were played on Saturday June 27th.Scott Campbell played Robert Walls and in this game Robert was successful over 25 ends def...

Sports Reports June 24

24th Jun 2020

Anglers ClubThe Guyra Anglers Club Inc. is excited to be on the other side of Covid-19. Our successful AGM, held at the Guyra Hotel, was followed by lockdown, and some of our memberships have fallen due. The club is built on families, fishing and aim...

Golf report June 17th

17th Jun 2020

Vets GolfWe finally got back to competition golf last week. For the moment we are hitting off at 11 o’clock and playing under the COVID restricted rules.Seven golfers played an individual stableford with the winner Len Stanley scoring 36. Runne...

Group 19 call it quits on season 2020

16th Jun 2020

A massive effort to get the Super Spuds back on the paddock this year was no match for a global pandemic in the end. Group 19 announced the cancellation of the senior rugby league season on Monday after a majority of clubs voted against particip...

Range upgrade in the sights of Sporting Shooters

9th Jun 2020

Members of the Guyra branch of the Sporting Shooters’ Association of Australia (SSAA) will shortly have improved access to their range, thanks to a $7,700 State Government grant to construct new paths and repair the firing point structure.North...

New indoor cricket training facility for Armidale

9th Jun 2020

The Armidale Sportsground will soon boast its own indoor cricket training facility, thanks to a $340,000 project being delivered by the Armidale Regional Sports Council in conjunction with the Armidale District Cricket Association (ADCA). Armidale Re...

Perfect weather as lady golfers hit out

25th Mar 2020

Last week saw the annual NEDGA Tournament come to Guyra. The event was very successful with large fields over the three days.Local ladies Wendy George and Belinda Lenehan won the Division trophies along with Cheryl McDonald from Walcha who is the NED...

Guyra make finals, but games cancelled

17th Mar 2020

Guyra Cricket Club were looking forward to playing in two grand-finals this weekend, but will instead have to sit out the rest of the season. The rest of the junior competition has also been called off. The cancellations come after a directive from C...

A big week of golf coming up

10th Mar 2020

Hosting any event in a small community, either sporting or social, requires a large contingent of volunteers and this is ever so apparent with the upcoming NEDGA Ladies’ Golf Tournament that will be held in Guyra on the 18th-20th March. The Lad...

New look for Super Spuds

10th Mar 2020

The Super Spuds have a new look ahead of this Saturday’s first big event of 2020.The Spuds will join the Guyra Hockey Club and Guyra United Soccer Club in launching the winter sports season this Saturday at the community hall.The party starts a...

President’s Day a great success

10th Mar 2020

On Tuesday 25th February we held our Annual President’s Day. Visiting teams included Tenterfield, Glen Innes, Inverell, Delungra, Bingara, Kootingal, Bendemeer, Walcha, Uralla, Armidale City, Armidale Servies and Guyra. It was a very successful...

Open Day success

10th Mar 2020

The Guyra Veteran Golfers Open which was played on March 2nd and 3rd was a great success, only enhanced by great weather. Over 100 players from Sydney, Brisbane, Newcastle, Warialda, Inverell, Tenterfield as well as local clubs enjoyed the golf and t...

Finals come with mixed results for cricketers

10th Mar 2020

The cricket season has come down to the pointy end of the competition with semi-finals played on the weekend. Guyra seniors were represented in all three finals with mixed results. The first-grade side will have to back up again next week after going...

School swimming carnivals

4th Mar 2020

During February, Guyra Central School held Swimming Carnivals for both their Primary and Secondary students. Primary students swam hard and showed great sportsmanship cheering from the sidelines and shaking hands at the end of races.Senior Champions ...

Sports Shorts March 4th

4th Mar 2020

Anglers Club The Guyra Anglers Club Inc. invite everyone to join us Saturday the 7th of March for their AGM, Presentation day and MEGA Raffle. Join us from 11am at the Guyra Hotel. Past & present members, along with interested people, are invite...

Brooke off to State

18th Feb 2020

Two Guyra athletes competed at the Regional Little Athletics carnival held in Tamworth last weekend. Sisters Brooke and Scarlett Newberry competed on the new track, with some good results.Brooke Newberry won gold in the under 131500m walk in a time o...

Cricketers sit it out due to wet weather

18th Feb 2020

After a dry first half of the year, wet weather has caused the cancellation of the last two weeks of games for senior cricketers. The third grade T20 final which was set down for February 9th was called off due to rain, as was the full round of crick...

Sporting codes join forces for season launch

18th Feb 2020

Three of Guyra’s biggest sporting clubs are joining forces to launch the upcoming winter season.Guyra rugby league, soccer and hockey clubs will host a fun night at the community hall on Saturday, March 14 – and the whole town is invited....

Golf reports February 19th

18th Feb 2020

Vets GolfTuesday February 11th saw the second attempt at running our Pennants. The back nine was open this time and a lot of work had been put in to get the course to a playable state. Although rain was threatening, the play was completed withou...

Men's Bowls report

18th Feb 2020

There were four Club Championship games contested over the weekend.In Open Singles David Wilcox played Col Stanley. This was a great game to mark as David and Col could not be separated for the first nine ends, at this stage the scores were 6 shots a...

Europe definitely didn’t disappoint!

10th Feb 2020

In January Sarah Rosten flew to the other side of the world with people she hadn’t met to play soccer. She knew it was going to be interesting, with the tour group all departing different areas of Australia from Perth to Darwin and anywhere in ...

Sports Shorts February 12th, 2020

10th Feb 2020

Men’s Bowls There were a number of Club Championships played over the weekend (in between showers that is). Firstly, a game of Major Singles played between Dan Kennedy and Barry Presnell. Dan led from the start never letting Barry into the gam...

Player interest high as Spuds prepare for trial against Old Bar

5th Feb 2020

The Super Spuds will be packing their towels and sunscreen for their first game of 2020.They have lined up trial games against the Old Bar Beach Pirates at Old Bar on March 28 and there has been an explosion of player interest since it was announced....

Sports Shorts February 5th, 2020

5th Feb 2020

Men’s Bowls There were three games of Club Championships played over the weekend. In Club Pairs Col Stanley and David Lyes played Geoff Reeves and Wayne Reeves. Col and David raced away to an early lead, leading 18 shots to 6 shots by end 15. ...

Wins all round for cricketers

5th Feb 2020

The Guyra Cricket Club is having a great season and the weekend’s round of games saw a clean sweep with victory in all games.The first-grade side were at home on Ted Mullligan Oval against ladder leaders City/UNE. Their opponents won the toss a...

Golf Reports January 22nd

22nd Jan 2020

Ladies’ Golf On 15th January Pip White won the Stroke event with a fine 69 net. Julie Walker was runner up on 70 net. Shona Mulligan won the putting competition with 30 putts. Nearest the Pins on the 7th were Pip White and Meg Simpson and the ...

Riders show improvement at camp

21st Jan 2020

The annual Guyra Pony Camp which was held in early January was down on numbers this year with only 45 riders attending. This was largely attributed to the current weather conditions with many members out fighting fires on their properties in the week...

Top of the Range Fours a success

21st Jan 2020

Well the Top of the Range Fours have been played for 2020 over the weekend January, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th. Twenty five teams graced the greens in light rain. Two rounds of 10 ends were played Saturday and Sunday three games were played. The w...

Vale Colin Gadd

1st Jan 2020

Armidale Regional Council Mayor Simon Murray said the Armidale region has lost a strong advocate and one of its true champions in Colin Gadd who passed away on December 23rd. Colin was well known in the Guyra district having served as Principal at Ba...