Throughout the history of Hamilton GC, there have been many significant achievements by members - in club competitions, in external competitions and by recognition at County, National and International level. Some of the more notable achievements by members include :

Gents

The first club champion was John C Barbour in 1912; and there have been numerous multiple winners of the club championship since. Some of the more noteworthy include :

  • P E Soutter who won the championship 8 times, spanning the pre & post war eras
  • Harry Milligan who won the championship 5 times over 3 decades (70s, 80s & 90s)
  • In 1996, the Scottish Mid Amateur Championship was contested by two players from the same club for the first time - Ewan Moir & Brian Smith, with the latter prevailing on the day.
  • Ronnie Maclean won the Scottish Seniors Matchplay Championship in 2008
  • Stuart Henderson won the Lanarkshire Order of Merit in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014

Ladies

Within the Ladies section, there have also been many notable successes and achievements. Three ladies in particular are worth noting:

Joan Norris

  • County team player for 25 years
  • Reached the semi-finals of the Scottish Championship on three occasions 1968, 1971 and 1972
  • F J Morison Cup winner - 1965 - 1968, 1972, 1974, 1980, 1981, 1984 - 1986
  • Scottish Internationalist 1967, 1970 and 1971
  • Scottish Ladies Golf Association and International Selector
  • Hamilton Ladies Club Champion 1964 (Joan Smith),1966, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1975, 1979, 1982

Alyson Hendry

  • Scottish Girls Internationalist 1979 & 1980
  • Scottish under 22 European Ladies team 1982
  • Lanarkshire Ladies Champion 1987, 1990, 1991
  • West of Scotland Ladies Champion 1987, 1990, 1995
  • Captain Scottish Girls team 1991 – 1993
  • Scottish Ladies Team Manager European Championships 2013
  • Hamilton Ladies Club Champion 1988 – 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999 – 2001, 2003, 2005 – 2006

Fiona Norris

  • Scottish Girls Internationalist 1986 – 1988
  • Scottish Lady Internationalist 1992 -1994
  • Scottish under 21 Internationalist 1988, 1990, 1992
  • Scottish Girls Captain Junior Home Internationals 1998, 1999
  • Scottish Captain European under 21 Team Championships 2000
  • GB & I Team Manager, 2 Curtis Cups & 2 Vagliano Trophy 2003 – 2006
  • Scottish Ladies Captain World Amateur Team 2008
  • Vice Captain of European team - Junior Ryder Cup 2010
  • Scottish Ladies Team Captain - Home Internationals 2011, 2012 & European Championships 2011 & 2013
  • Lanarkshire Ladies Champion 1988, 1992, 2009, 2010, 2013
  • Hamilton Ladies Champion 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017