Bedfordshire County Golf Union

Welcome to Bedfordshire Ladies County Golf Association

Welcome to Bedfordshire County Golf Union

Latest news

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

Latest news

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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Bedfordshire Schools Scratch Championship

Tuesday 17th October 2017

Jack Manley claims Schools Championship
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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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Current Vacancies

Bedfordshire, like every other County Golf Union, is hugely reliant upon and thankful to the volunteers who work tirelessly to develop amateur golf in the County. If you feel you have the time and skills to help in any way, please contact the County Secretary.

Any specific current vacancies will be shown below.


County Treasurer

Apllications are invited for the position of County Treasurer. Please see HERE for full details. Closing date for applications is 6th January 2018.



U18 Team Manager

Applications are invited for the position of U18 Team Manager. Further details of the position are given below. If you are interested in this position please send your cv and a covering email to Martin McDermott - Junior Manager before the closing date which is 2nd December 2017. The email address is: juniors@bedsgolfunion.org.uk


U18 Team Manager

Responsible to:  The County Junior Manager

Main responsibility: To Manage the County U18 Team - including but not limited to:

To monitor the performances of the players in the U18 Squad.

To select teams for all U18 matches and to liaise with parents to ensure that players are available        and to communicate/organise travel arrangements for matches.

To liaise with the representatives of other counties in coordinating match arrangements.

To take responsibility for the welfare of all players whilst they are in the care of BCGU.

To ensure, in conjunction with the Junior Manager, that appropriate transport and accommodation is booked well in advance for all fixtures. For away fixtures it is likely that the U18 Team Manager might be called upon to drive a minibus and on some occasions will take responsibility for the players during an overnight stay.

To work with the Junior Manager, County Coaches and other Team Managers to identify and nurture talented golfers and to bring them into the various County Squads.

To implement the Bedfordshire County Golf Union Safeguarding Procedures including appropriate use of the Disclosure and Barring Service to ensure the welfare of children within the squad.

This is a voluntary position attracting a small honorarium to reflect the time spent.


The U18 Team plays:

Three league matches – one each in Bedfordshire, Norfolk & Suffolk
One Trophy against Leicestershire & Rutland and Norfolk (practice day/match day)
One County Qualifier against the ten other counties in the South East Group (practice day/match day)
A season opening event against the BCGU Seniors and County First Team
A season closing event against the BCGU Seniors


QUALITIES AND ATTRIBUTES

A good knowledge of golf
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to motivate young people
Willingness to drive a minibus
Able to connect with young people through appropriate personal communication skills.










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