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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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Barwheys

Barwheys   Barwheys is a stunning luxury farm complex to rent on an exclusive use basis in the rolling green hills of Ayrshire. Barwheys provides the perfect combination of 18th century charm and 21st century luxury. It was totally renovated in 2012 and has four buildings built around a courtyard – three houses providing beautiful en-suite […]

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Tee Up for our Annual Golf Challenge

Tee Up for our Annual Golf Challenge Last updated: 7.30am, Thursday 30th June 2016 by St Vincent”s Hospice Calling all golfers! The St Vincent’s Hospice Annual Golf Challenge 2016 will take place on Friday 9th September at Ranfurly Castle Golf Club in Bridge of Weir. Ranfurly Castle, the oldest Golf Club in Renfrewshire, is widely […]

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QHOTELS FREEZE GOLF BREAK PRICES FOR THIRD YEAR RUNNING

QHOTELS FREEZE GOLF BREAK PRICES FOR THIRD YEAR RUNNING QHotels is giving golf groups and societies the perfect reason to get ahead of the game and book their next golf break early after freezing prices for 2017 on stay-and-play packages for the third year in a row. The UK’s largest golf resort operator is offering […]

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GOLFERS TO BENEFIT FROM £500,000 INVESTMENT AT THE WESTERWOOD

GOLFERS TO BENEFIT FROM £500,000 INVESTMENT AT THE WESTERWOOD The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort is set to take its golfing experience to new heights after announcing a £500,000 renovation and expansion of its spa and leisure facilities. As part of the investment, the leading Glasgow resort – part of QHotels, the UK’s largest golf […]

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Royal Troon Golf Club

SAND LINKS ROYAL TROON TO TRIUMPHANT OPEN RETURN

SAND LINKS ROYAL TROON TO TRIUMPHANT OPEN RETURN Royal Troon Golf Club has completed the most comprehensive preparations it has ever undertaken to ensure the Open Championship is played over firm and running links turf. Considered one of the world’s finest links courses, Royal Troon’s unprecedented preparations for the 145th Open have been three years in […]

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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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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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POWFOOT GOLF COURSE

POWFOOT GOLF COURSE Powfoot Golf Course was built in 1903 and redesigned later by James Braid.  He was a 5 times winner of The Open Championship between 1902 – 1910. Powfoot is a championship course measuring 6275 yards from the white tees, 5993 from the yellow and 5489 from the red. In recent years we […]

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LEGENDARY AILSA COURSE OFFICIALLY RE-OPENS AT TRUMP TURNBERRY

LEGENDARY AILSA COURSE OFFICIALLY RE-OPENS AT TRUMP TURNBERRY 31st May 2016, TURNBERRY, SCOTLAND: Turnberry’s Ailsa course, one of the most iconic golf courses in the world, has officially reopened today (1st June) as part of a £200m investment by the Trump Organization. The jewel in Scotland’s golfing crown – most famous for the “Duel in […]

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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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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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Clubs Get Down to Business to Enjoy Membership Boosts

Clubs Get Down to Business to Enjoy Membership Boosts Bearsden and Peebles are reaping the benefits of support from Scottish Golf’s Club Development team by significantly boosting their membership numbers. The forward-thinking clubs have both come through the governing body’s business planning programme in recent years and have emerged with some notable successes as a […]

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QHOTELS OFFERS A VARIETY OF EVENTS FOR NATIONAL GOLF MONTH

QHOTELS OFFERS A VARIETY OF EVENTS FOR NATIONAL GOLF MONTH QHotels is embracing National Golf Month, which launched on April 27, with events taking place at across its golf venues in England and Scotland. National Golf Month is an initiative driven by the British Golf Industry Association (BGIA), with the full support of the whole […]

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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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Olivia Returns To Winning Ways at Troon

Olivia Returns To Winning Ways at Troon Olivia Winning has won the Helen Holm Scottish Women’s Open Stroke Play Championship at Royal Troon for a second time. The 21 year-old from Rotherham Golf Club won the title in 2013, and this is her first victory in any tournament since then. Given she was four shots […]

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