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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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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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Bill Simpson, left, Skipton Golf Club’s new men’s captain, with outgoing captain Gerald Corrigan.

Skipton Golf Club Elects New Officials

Skipton Golf Club Elects New Officials Skipton Golf Club has elected new officials for 2019. They will be the first to serve a full year since the club launched its much praised newly remodeled course, including two brand-new par 4 holes and many other improvements, last August during its landmark 125th anniversary year. Tom Hayes, […]

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To the fore in sector awards – the greenkeeping team at Skipton Golf Club. Head greenkeeper Ian Brown is pictured left.

Skipton Golf Club Greens Team Honoured In High Profile Awards

Skipton Golf Club Greens Team Honoured In High Profile Awards Skipton Golf Club’s head greenkeeper Ian Brown and his hard-working team won through to the finals of the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) 2019 Awards for their outstanding contribution to the project to remodel the course. The team was nominated by the club […]

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The British Junior Golf Tour

The British Junior Golf Tour The UK’s leading Junior Golf Tour The British Junior Golf Tour, a not-for-profit organisation, is the leading Junior Golf Tour in the UK. We provide junior golfers with outstanding opportunities to experience great competitions, on wonderful courses, at top class venues. Our events are fun, competitive, affordable and open to […]

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2018 Yorkshire Amateur Matchplay champion Max Berrisford is pictured centre after receiving his trophy.

Skipton Golf Club Celebrates Championship Hat-Trick

Skipton Golf Club Celebrates Championship Hat-Trick Skipton Golf Club is celebrating a sizzling hat-trick of high profile championship successes. The first came when the club’s Andrew Knowles and Paul Pethybridge came from three points back to claim the title of Supreme Champions at the Yorkshire Challenge. In the three-day event played over Yorkshire’s trio of […]

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Golfers gather in front of the clubhouse at Skipton ahead of the first competition on the new-look course.

Skipton Golf Club New Course Launch

Skipton Golf Club New Course Launch Skipton Golf Club opened its newly remodelled and extended 18-hole course on schedule at the beginning of August. On a busy launch weekend, a 12 hole stableford competition from the white tees and with a shotgun start was staged on the Friday evening and was fully subscribed. It formed […]

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Putting on the style. Pictured on what will become the new 11th green at Skipton are, from left, Alex Topper, a member of the junior development programme, club chairman Michael Hirst, president Jonathan White, lady president Bridget Edwards, lady captain Pat Eaton and club captain Gerald Corrigan. Holding the flag is Lucy Eaton, a Skipton member and former junior captain, who will soon be returning to the United States to complete her fourth and final year of university golf scholarship.

Skipton Golf Club Set To Unveil New-Look Course

Skipton Golf Club Set To Unveil New-Look Course Skipton Golf Club is teeing up for the much anticipated launch of its newly remodelled 18-hole course on August 1. The club is this year celebrating its milestone 125th anniversary and the opening of the new-look course represents one of the single most important landmarks in Skipton’s […]

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Golf Societies North Yorkshire

Golf Societies North Yorkshire Kirkbymoorside Golf Club Kirkbymoorside Golf Club is North Yorkshire’s hidden gem. An 18 hole championship standard golf course, nestled in the foothills of the North York Moors. A challenging layout with spectacular views of the surrounding area. Great golf year round, whether you are a visitor, society or member. Every day […]

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Kirkbymoorside Golf Club

Kirkbymoorside Golf Club Kirkbymoorside Golf Club is North Yorkshire’s hidden gem. An 18 hole championship standard golf course, nestled in the foothills of the North York Moors. A challenging layout with spectacular views of the surrounding area. Great golf year round, whether you are a visitor, society or member. Every day is a great golf […]

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Golf – Bringing Families Closer Together On Father’s Day

Golf – Bringing Families Closer Together On Father’s Day With Father’s Day just around the corner, we’re catching up with three sets of fathers and their children, with the help of our friends at American Golf, to take a look at golf’s unique ability to bring families closer together and give parents a bond with […]

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A Championship Year at Fulford

A Championship Year at Fulford The end of April saw Fulford host the inaugural R&A Girls Under 16 Open Championship. The Championship has been introduced as part of The R&A’s drive to boost the girls’ game in Great Britain and Ireland and beyond, as well as provide a pathway to the elite amateur level for […]

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Harrogate Golf Club To Host Trilby Twos

Harrogate Golf Club To Host Trilby Twos The Trilby Tour Twos Championship golf tournament covered by SKY SPORTS will take place at Harrogate Golf Club ON 21ST August 2018. Spectators welcome. From 7am. Refreshments available all day. Established in 1892 the Club is the oldest in Harrogate, Yorkshire. It has a long history and is […]

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