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A group of the leading competitors at Skipton Golf Club’s inaugural inter-schools tournament are joined by trophy presenters Jim Fox and Carolyn Murphy.

Schools Tee-Off In New Tournament At Skipton Golf Club

Schools Tee-Off In New Tournament At Skipton Golf Club Junior golf was alive and kicking at Skipton Golf Club recently when over 30 students – both boys and girls – from various schools across the region took part in an inaugural tournament staged towards the end of term. The idea came from Skipton member Sam […]

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Pictured near one of the new bunkers are senior captain Richard Spencer, left, and men’s captain Bill Simpson.

New Bunkers Final Piece In The Jigsaw At Skipton Golf Club

New Bunkers Final Piece In The Jigsaw At Skipton Golf Club The latest changes at Skipton Golf Club saw the reconstruction of the two bunkers on the third hole. The £3,000 required for this work, said to be the final piece in the jigsaw concerning the club’s newly remodelled course, came from funds raised by […]

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Skipton’s Max Berrisford, who has qualified for The Brabazon Trophy, one of England Golf’s major championships.

Headline Successes For Young Skipton Golfers

Headline Successes For Young Skipton Golfers Skipton Golf Club is celebrating headline achievements by two young members who both progressed through the club’s highly acclaimed Junior Academy. Lucy Eaton proved the inspiration in her American university’s ladies team that pulled off a spectacular victory in the NCAA finals in Florida, the top annual competition on […]

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Fulford Golf Club 10th Hole.

Second Staging Of R&A Girls U16 Amateur At Fulford

Second Staging Of R&A Girls U16 Amateur At Fulford A more international and stronger field will tee up at Fulford this week for the second staging of the R&A Girls U16 Amateur Championship (26 – 28 April). Building on the success of last year’s inaugural event at the renowned York venue, a starting field of […]

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Essex’s Lily May Humphreys who was invited to play at Augusta National’s Women’s Amateur this month and will now play for England at Formby

Sotogrande’s European conquerors take on Spanish at Formby

THE players who won the European Nations Cup at Sotogrande last weekend have all been selected for England’s team to face Spain, in next week’s annual international, at Formby Golf Club. Champions Ben Jones, Tom Plumb, Tom Sloman and Bailey Gill (pictured left to right above) will be joined at the Lancashire links course by […]

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Skipton Golf Club

Skipton Golf Club Skipton Golf Club, one of the most scenic courses in the North of England, was founded in 1893 on the outskirts of the famous Yorkshire Dales market town. 2018, the club’s landmark 125th anniversary, saw some of the biggest changes to the course in its entire history, with a revised layout and […]

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Hexham’s Matty Lamb broke the course record with a six-unde par 63 including eight birdies at North Hants in the Hampshire Hog. Picture by ANDREW GRIFFIN / AMG Pictures

Lamb puts Hampshire Hog to slaughter

NORTHUMBERLAND’S Matty Lamb travelled further than any of the 72 competitors vying to put their name alongside Justin Rose’s on the Hampshire Hog honours board at North Hants GC. And the plus-five handicapper, who is currently not a member of the England squad – gave the biggest hint possible that he should be on the […]

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Andrew Sullivan (left) the 2011 Hampshire Salver winner. Picture by ANDREW GRIFFIN / AMG Pictures

Bairstow only second Yorkshireman to win Hampshire Salver

HALLOWES GC’s Sam Bairstow prevented Jake Bolton from becoming the second Wiltshire winner of the Hampshire Savler in six years at North Hants Golf Club. The Yorkshire amateur took the prize on countback after finishing third in the Hampshire Hog on Sunday, courtesy of an excellent 65. His four-under round after lunch was only bettered […]

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Skipton Golf Club Ladies section B team members are pictured in their new Hesper Farm Skyr-sponsored team tops. Lady captain Carolyn Murphy is third from left and vice-captain Janet Emmett second from right.

Skipton Golf Club Ladies Unveil New Hesper Farm Skyr Kit

Skipton Golf Club Ladies Unveil New Hesper Farm Skyr Kit The Ladies section at Skipton Golf Club is sporting a brand-new kit, courtesy of sponsor Sam Moorhouse, of Hesper Farm Skyr in Bell Busk. The Ladies section runs A, B and weekend league teams, playing within the Yorkshire League, with friendly matches organised for later […]

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