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Ladies’ Section

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Welcome to the Ladies’ Section

The Ladies Section at Flempton Golf Club meet up regularly for informal roll ups, friendly matches or more serious competitions which are often followed by a cappuccino, sandwich or longer lunch. Though not all members can be found smiling on the course in the pouring rain we do make good use of the free draining soil and play throughout the year.  We welcome newcomers of any level and offer coaching for both members and those thinking of joining.

Competitions are held in different formats to suit all members with handicaps. Friendly matches against other clubs in Suffolk and Cambridge offer players an opportunity to play on different courses.

An informal social roll up is held on Tuesdays through the year and is open to all with or without a handicap. It is a great way to meet other lady members and become integrated into the section. While a mixed eclectic social is held on Saturdays.

Inter-club matches are arranged both at a regional and national level.

Ladies Free Taster Day

May 16th: Ladies Free Taster Day planned at Flempton GC as part of the Suffolk LCGA campaign. More details to follow.

Membership

To find out about membership of Flempton Golf Club, please visit our Membership Section.

Social Golf

Ladies Roll Ups are on Tuesday morning at 9:30/9:45.

Roll up Eclectic every Saturday until (and including) Aug 25th 9:00am for 9:30am. Open to all. Click here for rules

Ladies Coaching

Give Golf a Go
“Give Golf a Go” group coaching is offered to those wishing to take up golf or return to the game.  Attire will be smart casual with trainers/golf shoes.  Golf clubs are available.  If you know of someone who might be interested please pass on Paul Kent’s contact details  07545157927 or xfactorgolfppk@gmail.com.

Coaching is offered through the year for all, either on the practice ground, the golf course or at the fully equipped training facility at Culford School’s Golf Academy under the guidance of the PGA Golf Professional Lawrence Dodd, LDodd@culford.co.uk. Lawrence is joined by PGA Qualified Golf Professional Paul Kent. Paul can be booked for a coaching session at xfactorgolfppk@gmail.com. Coaching sessions are for both members and non members, new to the club or thinking of joining.

News

President of the SLCGA

Congratulations go to Hermione who will be President of the SLCGA  for two years. Hermione will be seen supporting golfers all over the county from the New Year. Pippa held the post of President of SLCGA in 2012-13.                             

Ladies Golf - EG ref - Nicki

Don’t Mess with the Ref! 

Many congratulations to Nicki for becoming the first female referee to officiate at a Suffolk Golf Union event.

We should all be very proud of Nicki- both for her personal achievement and also for helping to raise the profile of Flempton Golf Club.

More photos of members having fun below.


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Club Competitions

Please look out for competition entry forms pinned to the notice board in the Ladies’ changing room. Annual one off competition sign up notices will be pinned up about 3 weeks before the event. On going competitions include

Matchplay

Singles Matchplay: Culford Challenge Cup; Hengrave Challenge up; Nunn Trophy (H’cap 21-36)

Foursomes Matchplay: Flempton Challenge Cup (playing h’cap 30 max)

Stableford

Kate Henshall Trophy

Eclectics

Play 9 or 18 holes throughout the summer or winter with a marker. Play out every hole in the first round. Improved holes are counted on subsequent rounds. Date & sign the book before going out. Pay before the first round. Seasons end on the 31st September and 31st March.

9 Hole Competition

Play any number of 9 holes through the winter with a marker and pop the score cards in the wooden box. Sign the book (once) and pay before going out to play the first card.

Mixed Competitions

The Staddon Flag, Centenary Cup, Peter Bat Trophy and Turkey Stableford mixed competitions are played during the year. Please check the Fixture page for dates. Mixed friendlies and mixed social events are arranged informally. Information and sign up lists will be pinned up in the main lounge.

Charity

The chosen charity this year is Medical Detection Dogs. www.medicaldetectiondogs.org.uk

Founded in 2008, Medical Detection Dogs works with the powerful scenting abilities of dogs to help detect disease or assist with managing life-threatening medical conditions.