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The Drive Behind Disability Golf

BiG Has a New Patron

Eddie Polland has agreed to become Patron with immediate effect.   Eddie was born in Newcastle, County Down and turned professional in 1968; he won four times on the European Tour between 1973 and 1980.   He also played in the Ryder Cup in 1973. Since turning fifty he has played on the European Seniors Tour, where…
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BiG Member Wins USA Scholarship

British Inclusive Golf and its members would like to wish Joseph Vanaman from Kirkby in Ashfield the very best on his new adventure he starts at the end of August. Joseph has been granted a men’s Golf scholarship at The University of Massachusetts in America where he will be studying Electrical Engineering. The university has…
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BiG in The News!

  A GOLF club is opening its doors to disabled golfers, as reported in The Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 11 May 2013. Longley Park Golf Club in Huddersfield is the new base for the charity British Disabled Golf. Its aim is to encourage sportsmen and women with disabilities to take up or return to the sport. British…
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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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