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Affiliation Increase Approved At Scottish Golf General Meeting

Affiliation Increase Approved At Scottish Golf General Meeting Scottish Golf’s membership has voted in favour of a resolution to increase the per capita fee at a General Meeting held at the Stirling Court Hotel tonight. The resolution was passed with a majority vote of 60.2%. The increase from £11.25 to £14.50 will take effect from […]

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Loretto U-16 Joy for Capelo | U-14 Wins for Fenoglio and Critchley

Loretto U-16 Joy for Capelo | U-14 Wins for Fenoglio and Critchley Loretto Golf Academy Scottish Girls’ Under-16 and Under-14 Open Championship Portugal’s Filipa Capelo was yesterday crowned the Loretto Golf Academy Scottish Girls’ Under-16 Open champion at Murrayfield, while England’s Ashleigh Critchley stormed to glory in the Under-14 Championship. Capelo carded rounds of 77-72 […]

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during day one of the Scottish Amateur Championship at Blairgowrie Golf Club
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Scotland Announce Teams for World Amateur Team Championships

Scotland Announce Teams for World Amateur Team Championships Scottish Golf has announced its teams for next month’s World Amateur Team Championships, at Carton House, Ireland. Key members of last week’s winning Ladies Home Internationals team, Connie Jaffrey, Hannah McCook and Shannon McWilliam will represent the women’s side, while Ryan Lumsden, Sandy Scott and Euan Walker […]

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Scottish Golf Reveals European Team Championship Selections

Scottish Golf Reveals European Team Championship Selections Scottish Golf has today (Monday 25th June) announced Scotland’s line-up for the European Team Championships, each taking place 10th-14th July 2018. The four championships will tee off in the same week, with the Ladies Team Championship taking place at Golf Club Murhof, Austria, the Girls Team facing off […]

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Fairways Scotland

Fairways Scotland Fairways Scotland is a Scottish Golf Tour Operator based in Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh. We specialise in luxury golf tour packages and vacations around Scotland. With our local knowledge and experience we work closely with clients to create customised golf tour itineraries tailored to individual requirements. Not only will you play some of […]

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Mortonhall Caravan and Camping Park

Mortonhall Caravan and Camping Park

Mortonhall Caravan and Camping Park Only 4 miles from the heart of Edinburgh, this premier park is located in acres of country estate, combining leafy green parkland with bustling city attractions. With superb transport links in every direction, getting here couldn’t be easier and once you arrive, you will find yourself in a wonderful location […]

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Challenges Ahead for Scottish Golf after AGM Setback

Challenges Ahead for Scottish Golf after AGM Setback Scottish Golf Chair Eleanor Cannon has today (Saturday 10 March) expressed her “deep disappointment” after the membership voted against a proposal to increase the annual affiliation fee paid by members for the first time in five years.At the governing body’s Annual General Meeting in Edinburgh, members voted […]

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Royal Troon’s Old Course will continue to host the prestigious Helen Holm Scottish Women

Scottish Golf Unveils Changes to National Championships

Scottish Golf Unveils Changes to National Championships Scottish Golf has announced a number of changes to its national championships following a comprehensive review, with several to come into effect from the start of next season. The governing body has engaged with players, clubs and other stakeholders to help shape the changes, helping to provide a […]

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Blane Dodds Appointed CEO of Scottish Golf

Blane Dodds Appointed CEO of Scottish Golf Scottish Golf has appointed Blane Dodds, a highly effective leader with a strong sports background, as Chief Executive Officer. With vast experience in the private and public sports sectors, the 49-year-old Scot will start his new role with Scotland’s governing body for amateur golf on Monday 15 August. […]

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Kylie Walker

Walker Tees Off #ThisGirlGolfs Summer Coaching

Walker Tees Off #ThisGirlGolfs Summer Coaching Two-time Ladies European Tour winner Kylie Walker inspired young females after helping launch Scottish Golf’s season of #ThisGirlGolfs coaching events in Paisley over the weekend. Walker joined Paisley GC club professional Clare-Marie Macaulay and her group of girls on Saturday for the first of 10 sessions which are being […]

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A slice of golf arrives in the city

A slice of golf arrives in the city Visitors to central Edinburgh will feel like they have stepped onto a golf course, later this month, as the ‘Summer of Golf’ comes to St. Andrew’s Square to celebrate an exciting summer of golf and golfing events ahead. Scotland’s Golf Coast are hosting the Golf Coast Village […]

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Kingsfield Golf Centre

Time for Nine: Clubs Benefit from 9-Hole Options

Time for Nine: Clubs Benefit from 9-Hole Options Two Scottish clubs are growing their membership and visitor revenue through the successful adoption of a shorter form of golf – put simply, 9-hole competitions. The West Lothian Golf Club and Kingsfield Golf Centre, both located near Linlithgow, are reaping the rewards of listening to the needs […]

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Scottish Golf’s Summer of Fun for Young Players

Scottish Golf’s Summer of Fun for Young Players With ‘The Home of Golf’ boasting a wonderful run of major events this summer, young golfers across Scotland are being handed the chance to enjoy their own feast of golf, with the governing body launching a trio of exciting events to inspire the next generation. Across the […]

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Scotland hosts inaugural European Disabled Golf Championship Event

Scotland hosts inaugural European Disabled Golf Championship Event

Scotland hosts inaugural European Disabled Golf Championship Event Monday 22 through Thursday 25 August 2016 Green Hotel Golf & Leisure Resort, Kinross KY13 8AS The Sidey Cup The Scottish Pan-Disability Open Golf Championship is an approved European Disabled Golf Association Access competition and is supported by The Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews […]

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10/05/16
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Loretto School tees up Scottish Golf with new sponsorship deal.

Loretto School director of Golf Rick Valentine and Gabrielle MacDonald, Scottish Golf women’s squad player with Scottish Golfs Ross Duncan and Loretto School headmaster Dr Graham Hawley with pupils from the School


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Loretto School Tees Up Scottish Golf with New Sponsorship Deal

Loretto School Tees Up Scottish Golf with New Sponsorship Deal Scotland’s next generation of golfers are set to benefit from an extended sponsorship deal from the Loretto School Golf Academy, who will continue their investment in Scottish Golf’s youngest age group national championship. Loretto, the oldest boarding school in Scotland and the first school in […]

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TROON, SCOTLAND - MAY 06: UPS Ambassador Lee Westwood of England at a local schools golf clinic as he hands over Ping junior golf sets during the Bags 4 Birdies Campaign at Royal Troon on May 6, 2016 in Troon, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images for UPS) *** Local caption *** Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood and UPS deliver unique access for Scottish Golf.

Lee Westwood and UPS deliver unique access for Scottish Golf. Friday 6th May 2016, Royal Troon, Ayrshire, Scotland. Fresh off his 2nd place finish at the Masters, iconic British golfer and UPS global golf ambassador, Lee Westwood was today on hand to deliver a very special experience for the next generation of champion golfers. In […]

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Scottish Golf Launches Nation’s Biggest Clubhouse

Scottish Golf Launches Nation’s Biggest Clubhouse An exciting new digital platform has been launched with the aim of creating Scotland’s biggest golfing clubhouse community. The new Scottish Golf Members Clubhouse, part of www.scottishgolf.org, goes live this week giving the opportunity for club members across Scotland to compete against each other on a national basis for […]

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