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Why Join Us?
Flempton Golf Club is a traditional members club, respecting the finest aspects of the game. Founded in 1895 it is one of the oldest club’s in the Eastern Region and is situated on the outskirts of historic market town of Bury St Edmunds.
Membership of Flempton Golf Club gives you the opportunity to make new friends and strengthen existing friendships, to share the joy of making that birdie and return to improve on that pulled putt.
The club’s membership has a wide range of skill levels and handicaps, meeting for competitions or more informally so there are many opportunities to join in a game or debate the merits of a technique in the clubhouse.
Flempton Golf Club offers a mature, challenging 9-hole heathland course in the heart of Suffolk that is open 364 days of the year.
Importantly the club has adopted a forward looking, family orientated approach, to ensure that not only current members but future generations will be able to experience the pleasure of walking the fairways and learn this great game.
A warm welcome is always assured to Members, Members Guests, and Visitors alike from the clubs loyal staff.
Making sure we are the right club for you
Before you join Flempton GC we want to make sure we are your perfect club so we encourage prospective members to take a tour of the course and facilities. For more information or to arrange a preliminary visit, please contact the Club Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Find the right category for you
Flempton Golf Club is a private members’ club, as such candidates for membership should be proposed and seconded by existing members. However anyone new to the area or interested in joining the club is still encouraged to contact the Club Manager for guidance: email@example.com
At the time of your application if the membership category that you are applying for is Full – a waiting list of prospective members is employed. When utilised this process is handled transparently and prospective members are kept informed of their respective position by the club manager.
England Golf Union provides personal liability insurance for all affiliated members. However the scope of this insurance is limited, please see the EGU website.
Members wishing for full cover should take out their own insurance for any damage they might do to their own or another’s property or person, or for any incident they may be involved in whilst on Club premises.
Handicap Transfer To Flempton GC Or Acquiring A Handicap On Joining The Club
A CDH (membership number) and the name of your previous golf club must be provided for all members/players who wish to transfer their handicap index to Flempton GC as their home club. For all members that are new to the game or those that previous handicap has lapsed due to inactivity it will be necessary to submit cards totalling 54 holes of golf to gain a handicap index. (Three 18 holes rounds or alternatively six 9 hole rounds of golf) For further guidance please speak to the Club Handicap Secretary or Club Manager.
Flempton members have access to the golf course and club facilities 7 days a week, all year round. Full membership benefits include the use of the club training facilities, practice ground and membership of the reciprocal 1895 Club.
• Use Of The Club’s Bar & Catering Facilities For Private Events
• Golf Tuition From The Club’s Associated PGA Professional – Paul Kent
• Membership Of An EGU Affiliated Club
• An Official Congu Handicap
• Use of Culford School’s Golf Academy Training Facilities – Under Guidance Of PGA Golf Professional Lawrence Dodd
• Reciprocal Golf At 47 Other 1895 Golf Clubs – To View The 1895 Club Map – Click Here