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Author: Kevin Booth

The Drive Behind Disability Golf


It was a cold day at Stand Golf Club, the course was covered with a ground frost early doors but as the start time came the course looked in immaculate condition for the weather we have had. However I dont think anyone expected the severity of the hills and hollows that Stand Golf Club has,…
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In the first get together of the year in the North East 6 golfers joined forces at Longhirst Golf Club near Morpeth. It was a wet day but very enjoyable by all who took part. The winners on 32 points were Ian Slowther and John Irvine. Nearest Pin was won by Gary Cooper.

Golf North Show October 2012

The Golf North Show at The Riverside was not as successful as the organisers had hoped with very low attendance each of the 3 days. British Disabled Golf were hoping to use the show to raise much needed funds but in the end they took advanatge of forming some good partnerships with other exhibitors, so the whole weekend was not…
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Ingleby Barwick

It was the last organised golfing event of the year at Ingleby Barwick. The golf club kindly allowed buggies on the course and at times it was difficult to find a path through the course due to the amount of rain that had fallen during the week. A special thanks to Keith Pickering who braved…
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5 members of British Disabled Golf in the North East took part in a get together at Sharpley Golf Club near Seaham,Tyne & Wear.All rounds were completed in sunny weather and the course and greens were in superb condition for this time of year. A fantastic day was had by all and everyone enjoyed the course, which although short…
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British Disabled Golf and Stockport Stroke Association came together to hold a taster session at Cranford Driving Range, Stockport for stroke survivors. 14 people turned up for the event, some had never played golf before and found the experience very rewarding with every person leaving the event having improved thoughout the 2 hour session. Golf for…
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Longley Park AM AM

4 members of British Disabled Golf played in an Am-Am at Huddersfields LONGLEY PARK GOLF CLUB. Longley is a 9 hole course and at the highest point of the course has magnificent views of Huddersfield centre. Longley is not a course known to have buggies as they have a steep hill on hole 5 and…
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Acanthus Open Day

The Launch of British Disabled Golf took place atAcanthus Golf Centre on August 3rd. It was an open day where disabled and abled bodied golfers could play alongside each other as and when they wanted. The idea was that players could play the 9 hole course as many times as they wish and try post the best score…
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