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2021 AGM & New FGC Club Captains Elected For 2022

2021 AGM & New FGC Club Captains Elected For 2022

The AGM of Flempton GC was held on 23rd October 2021 and was generously hosted by Culford School. A number of matters were openly discussed and importantly the membership thanked the outgoing Club Captain George Hazel & Lady’s Captain Claudia Robins for their...

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Sir John Wood Scorecard

Sir John Wood Scorecard

The Sir John Wood Scorecard is named in honour of the Flempton GC’s first President and original landlord who was President of FGC from 1903 until his death in 1951. A new 18 Hole composite scorecard for both general and competitive play has been introduced. The...

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PGS day at Flempton – October 25th 2021

PGS day at Flempton – October 25th 2021

Flempton Golf Club was host to the Persimmon Golf Society (PGS) for its classic clubs event on October 25th, 2021. The event requires that all participants use only 'vintage' golf equipment, more specifically woods that are either of laminate or persimmon construction...

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The English Hickory Championship – October 2021

The English Hickory Championship – October 2021

Flempton would like to congratulate member Ralph Evans (pic above) on his victory in the scratch event at the recent English Hickory Championships held at Rye. Using authentic hickory clubs Ralph plotted his way round the links in 76 blows, to win the scratch trophy....

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Flempton Hosts Suffolk Ladies County Match

Flempton Hosts Suffolk Ladies County Match

The Suffolk Seniors Ladies V’s Bedfordshire Senior Ladies on 16th September. The match was contested in 4 Ball Better-Ball format with Suffolk Ladies recording an impressive victory by 2&1/2 points to Bedfordshire's 1&1/2 points.

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Omar James-Johnson Wins The Smiley Cup

Omar James-Johnson Wins The Smiley Cup

Sir John Smiley was Captain of Flempton Golf Club in 1914 and presented the club with the Captains Prize a silver trophy which was not played for until the end of the Great War in 1919. This year the Smiley Cup (an 18 hole Medal competition) was hotly contested with...

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Flempton GC Host Hickory Charity Pro-Am

Flempton GC Host Hickory Charity Pro-Am

A casual visitor on the day would be forgiven for thinking that they had stepped back in time as players were dressed in Plus 4’s and flat caps, and walked the fairways with half sets of hickory clubs. The Flempton Links was played as originally intended by J.H.Taylor...

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Flempton GC Host Successful Mixed Open

Flempton GC Host Successful Mixed Open

After missing out last year, Flempton Golf Club were delighted to welcome visitors back to their Mixed Open Day on Saturday 4th September. The course was in perfect condition and three couples tied on 44 points with Stewart & Susan Tyler (Ipswich GC) winning on...

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Ben Mason lifts the Vincent Goblet

Ben Mason lifts the Vincent Goblet

The Competition is run on day 1, and over the first round of the Briggs Challenge Cup and is a medal handicap event played over 18 holes. A fine round by the rapidly improving Ben Mason (Playing off a handicap of 10) took the honours in a close fought contest after...

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James Hurst becomes Flempton’s champion golfer of the year

James Hurst becomes Flempton’s champion golfer of the year

The scratch competition held over 2 days and 36 holes identifies Flempton’s Champion Golfer Of The Year. After day and round 1 Robbie Beecroft held a 1 shot lead and took a slim advantage into the second day after an opening 74, with both Harvey Finbow and James Hurst...

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