Double European Champion Ashley Chesters & Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014

Double European champion Ashley Chesters and international Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014, each winning their respective England Golf Order of Merit. Chesters (Hawkstone Park, Shropshire & Herefordshire) was catapulted to top spot in the Titleist/FootJoy men’s Order of Merit when he was …

England Golf today launched its new strategy to create a bright future for the sport

England Golf today launched its new strategy to create a bright future for the sport at Moor Park in Hertfordshire, where the English U18 boys’ championship is underway. Raising Our Game: The Strategic Plan for 2014-17 sets out a vision of England Golf at the heart of a network of partners, taking action together …

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Talented youngsters from across the country are heading to Monday’s national final of the Abraham Trophy for England’s most improved girl golfers. The 20 girls have all qualified for the final on the basis of handicap reduction. They will play off for the England Golf title at Copt Heath Golf Club, Warwickshire, …

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England Golf and TaylorMade-adidas Golf have announced that they are to establish a new partnership to support the England national golf squads. The exclusive four year agreement will commence in January 2015 and will see all the England national squads wearing adidas Golf apparel and footwear and using TaylorMade …

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English Ladies Golf International Alex Peters holds a one-shot lead at the head of a packed leaderboard at the halfway stage of the English women’s amateur championship at St Enodoc in Cornwall. Alex (Image © Leaderboard Photography) added a second round score of 72 to her opening 73 and is three-over par on the …

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Girl international Inci Mehmet (pictured by Leaderboard Photos) played “smart golf” to lead the English women’s amateur championship with a round of level par 71 after a testing first day at St Enodoc in Cornwall. She’s one shot clear of Cheshire’s Gemma Clews and Charlotte West of Buckinghamshire. A further …

Over 110,000 people got into golf with help of English County Golf Partnerships

Over 110,000 people got into golf with the national network of County Golf Partnerships (CGPs) in the year to the end of March 2014. That’s more than double the figure for the previous 12 months. The figure, for people aged over 14, is highlighted in the latest Impact Report prepared by England Golf’s Club …

Golf is worth a massive £3.4 billion annually to the England economy & employs nearly 50,000 people

Golf is worth a massive £3.4 billion annually to the economy of England and employs nearly 50,000 people. The value of the game is revealed in a new report, commissioned by the England Golf Partnership and prepared by SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. It shows that one person in every 19 in England plays golf at least …