Lee Westwood Golf Schools

7 Apr 15

Lee Westwood Golf has a very unique and exciting opportunity for young golfers to get a scholarship, personally funded by Lee Westwood himself, to attend the Lee Westwood Golf School.

England Golf Partnership

Collingtree Park GC - Junior Open - Thursday 9th April 2015

19 Mar 15

Collingtree Park GC are holding their 2015 Junior Open on Thursday the 9th April 2015. The Open is the first of 12 events that count towards the Partnership's Junior Order of Merit.

England Golf Partnership

NGP - Junior Order of Merit 2015

16 Feb 15

For 2015 the Northamptonshire Golf Partnership are pleased to announce that it will again be running it's Junior Order of Merit. This year twelve Junior Opens will contribute towards "The Race to the Grand Final 2015".

England Golf Partnership

County Academy U14 Coaching - Player Assessment Days

14 Jan 15

For 2015 Northamptonshire will again be running it's successful County Academy U14 Coaching programme. This year the programme has been expanded with 12 groups running across the county. This programme is aimed at boys and girls aged betweem 8 and 14, who have talent and interest but who are not currently part of the county squad coaching programme. The aim is for the coaches working with these youngsters to look at all aspects of their games, and provide the necessary coaching support to enable the young golfers to attain their full potential.

England Golf Partnership

England Golf - Increasing Membership and Participation (IMP) Pilot Programme

17 Nov 14

Following approval by England Golf Voting Members at the General Meeting on the 2nd July 2014 to support a proposal to pilot a new approach to increase membership and participation (IMP), 12 counties submitted an Expression of Interest (EOI) form. Following a review by a panel made up of executive staff, Board representation and Development Committee shortlisted counties were invited to attend a meeting with England Golf to present their ideas. Northamptonshire is pleased to announce that along with Staffordshire and Warwickshire they have been selected, by England Golf, as the counties to support the delivery of the pilot programme.

England Golf Partnership

NGP - Junior Order of Merit Grand Final - Northants County GC 29th October 2014

31 Oct 14

The final of the season long Junior Order of Merit took place at Northants County Golf Club on Wednesday 29th October. Qualification for this event took place during the summer over a series of junior open competitions around the county. To qualify for the final players had to finish in the top 12 places in the boys table and top six in the girl table at the end of the season. The event was once again kindly sponsored by Moulton College and Footjoy/Titleist.

England Golf Partnership

Adult and Junior Coaching Success at Staverton Park GC

14 Oct 14

PGA Professionals Aaron Shepherd and Shay Brennan have been extremely busy over the summer months introducing new people to the game and further developing the clubs junior section.

Staverton Park GC - Junior Presentation Day - October 2014

Final Results - Junior Order of Merit 2014

5 Sep 14

After 12 junior opens around the county the final tables have been drawn up and the finalists are now known for The Northamptonshire Golf Partnerships Junior Order of Merit Grand Final in October. The twelve clubs who hosted a junior open are to be thanked for their efforts in putting on a well managed and highly competitive event. Support at the events has been good and gave a focus to the junior season especially as the last events saw players scramble to gain the last few final places.

England Golf Partnership

2014 Northamptonshire Golf Partnership - Junior Order of Merit

7 Jul 14

The season-long battle to find the winners of the 3rd Junior Order of Merit "The Race to Grand Final" is beginning to pick up speed as the Junior Opens start to come along thick and fast. The competition managed by the Northamptonshire County Golf Partnership will use the results from 11 junior opens hosted by clubs across the county to form two Order of Merit tables, a scratch and a nett table. From these tables the top 12 boys and top 6 girls in each table will contest the Championship Final which will be held at Northants County in the October half term.

England Golf Partnership

NGP Chairman Martin Izzard Receives British Empire Medal

20 May 14

Northamptonshire Golf Partnership Chairman, Martin Izzard, a man with a passion for golf and growing the game was presented with the British Empire Medal (BEM) yesterday in Northampton.

Martin Izzard - BEM
 

Northampton makes history with Merger

16 Feb 15

The golfers of Northamptonshire have become the first in the country to vote to merge their ladies and mens county organisations. At two separate, simultaneous meetings, the men of the Northamptonshire Golf Union and the women of the Northamptonshire Ladies County Golf Association both unanimous

Northants Merger

Counties encourage thousands to Get into golf

18 Dec 14

The number of people taking up ‘Get into golf’ opportunities grew rapidly over the summer months, according to a new report on grass roots activity across England.

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Golf clubs offered advice to survive and thrive

5 Dec 14

England Golf is offering a series of recommendations to help golf clubs increase their membership and survive and thrive in a challenging climate.

Results Booklet 2014

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

17 Oct 14

BBC staff have been channelling their energies into a new sporting pursuit and enjoying free golf taster sessions.

BBC staff inspired to give golf a go

England Golf appoints Head of Training and Education

16 Oct 14

England Golf has appointed Laura Rushby to the new post of Head of Training and Education. She will take up her role on Monday, October 20.

Laura Rushby CGP news

New drive to inspire women and girl golfers

9 Oct 14

England Golf has launched a drive to attract more women and girls to play the game and join golf clubs.

Lauren Spray CGP News Picture

Breaking down golfing barriers

24 Sep 14

England Golf is working with cultural groups to find ways to broaden the appeal of the game among black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities.

Breaking Down Golfing Barriers

Get into golf teams up with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired initiative

16 Sep 14

Get into golf has joined forces with BBC Sport’s Get Inspired scheme which encourages people to get active and discover new activities in their local area.

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Talented youngsters win Skills Challenge National Final

6 Sep 14

Eight talented youngsters have been crowned 2014 champions of England Golf’s National Skills Challenge, supported by FootJoy, the #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf.

Skills Final Winners

Yorkshire forms County Golf Partnership

4 Sep 14

Yorkshire golf is set to benefit from an exciting new partnership that will help drive the efforts to grow the sport across the county.

Yorkshire CGP formed
 

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