Bedfordshire County Golf Union

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Congratulations to Helen Taylor BLCGA County Captain for 2017-2019

Sunday 19th November 2017


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League Results

Monday 16th October 2017


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County Captain's Fun(D) Day

Monday 9th October 2017


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Knockout Foursomes Final

Monday 2nd October 2017


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Annabel Pitts and Ben Evans are County Foursomes Champions for 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017


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4BBB Winners

Wednesday 27th September 2017


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Auction is now closed

Monday 25th September 2017


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Yorkshire win English Counties Title in a nail biter

Friday 22nd September 2017


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Scratch and Handicap League winners

Wednesday 20th September 2017


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Welcome to Bedfordshire Ladies County Golf Association

Welcome to Bedfordshire County Golf Union

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Junior Order of Merit

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Aidan Abbott and Joel Gosling win Order of Merit
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Greg breezes to victory

Sunday 22nd October 2017

Strong winds made for very testing conditions on County Finals Day at Beds and County Golf club. Greg Osborne triumphed in the Scratch Knockout and The Bedford won the Club Handicap Knockout in it's inaugural year. In the mid-handicap final, the match was tied after 18 holes with and settled on the first extra hole when Josh Bamford sunk his birdie putt for a Leighton Buzzard victory.
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U18 Team Manager Vacancy

Saturday 7th October 2017

BCGU is seeking a Manager for the County U18 Team
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Annabel Pitts and Ben Evans are County Foursomes Champions for 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017


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Tavistock Trophy Final

Friday 25th August 2017

Beadlow Manor wins the Tavistock Trophy........again!
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Junior Champion Club

Wednesday 23rd August 2017

An excellent performance by Bedford & County at Woodhall Spa
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Luton Hoo Challenge Tour Event: Volunteers Needed

Monday 21st August 2017


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Boys' County Championships

Tuesday 8th August 2017

The Boys' County Championships were held on Monday 7th August at The Bedford Golf Club
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Tavistock Trophy Final

Monday 31st July 2017

Beford & County, John O'Gaunt and Beadlow Manor will contest the final
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Bedfordshire Schools Scratch Championship

 

Bedfordshire Schools Golf held their County Scratch Championships at Leighton Buzzard GC with a closely fought contest for the U/18 Boys title as crucial shots were dropped over the closing 3 holes that proved to be a challenge for most players.  Last year’s U/16 Champion, Jack Manley (Sharnbrook Upper and Beds & County GC) emerged the Schools Champion with a gross 73, to win the Johnson Salver by a single shot from Ed Stephenson (Vandyke Upper and Leighton Buzzard GC) on 74, having dropped 4 shots on the closing 3 holes.  Jack’s birdie 3 and par 4 on the 17th and 18th proving to be the difference after Ed had earlier made 3 birdies around the turn on 9, 12 and 13.  George Garnham (Wootton Upper and Beds & County GC) finished 3rd where his birdie on 15 was annulled by a double on 16 to end on 75.

 

 

In the U/16 Championship 13 year old Ben Loveard (Cardinal Newman & Woburn GC/Beadlow Manor GC) won the Charlie O’Brien Cup with an impressive 75, 2 shots ahead of the Champion two years ago, Tom Hicks (Harlington Upper and Woburn Sands & Aspley Guise GC) on 77 with debutant Alex Robins (Bedford School and Aylesbury Vale GC) 3rd on 79.

 

In the Team Championship Vandyke Upper won the Cyril Rose Shield to take the title for the 7th time since 1979, which makes them the most successful school ahead of Bedford School and Manshead Upper (both 5x), Bedford Modern (4x).  Ed Stephenson (74) , Andreas Valentine (78) and Brandon Waddington (80) (all Leighton Buzzard GC) won with a team score of 152 ahead of Wootton Upper:  George Garnham (75) (Beds & County GC), Zach Peters (80)(Bedfordshire GC) and Aidan Abbott (81)(The Millbrook GC) on 155.

 

Brandon Waddington (Vandyke Upper and Leighton Buzzard GC) won the Boys Best Nett prize on the day with a nett 68.

 

Jack Manley, Ed Stephenson and George Garnham have been selected for the NASUWT SE Schools Championship  to be held next May HT at Bury St Edmunds GC, Suffolk, with the 3 remaining places being completed in the final trial in early May.  Ben Loveard goes forward to represent the County at the NASUWT National U/16 Championship at Thetford GC in July as County Champion, others may well join him after a ballot has been completed.  Vandyke will be nominated to enter the NASUWT  National Team Championship in July at Woodhall Spa.


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