Durham County Golf Union

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2017 Fixture List

The County fixture list which includes all Vets and Captains Society events, can now be viewed HERE or via the Competition menu above.


Welcome to the Durham County Golf Union

As the men's Governing Body of amateur golf in County Durham, the Durham County Golf Union devotes its resources primarily to the administration of county championships and team competitions as well as county teams and coaching programmes.


The DCGU is affiliated to England Golf, the country's National Governing Body (NGB) of amateur golf and carries out course measurement and rating duties on their behalf across the 44 affiliated clubs in County Durham. 


The County Secretary acts as registrar for the County Membership Scheme and also administers the Senior County Card and English County Card scheme's which provide benefits such as the privilege of playing in County Salver competitions and discounted green fees.


Through its involvement with the County Golf Partnership, the DCGU supports the county's 44 affiliated clubs in the recruitment and retention of new golfers of all ages into the regular participation and membership.


This website also includes information on the History and Executive of the Durham County Golf Union as well as Competitions, Results, News and the various County Members and Cards Schemes on offer.






Enter Championships online in 2016

19th January 2016

Online entries will be available for all individual Championships in 2016

Additional County Members competition for 2016

18th January 2016

Winter pairs event added to calander of County Salvers.

Brancepeth Win mixed Foursomes

21st September 2015

Brancepeth Castle pair Marianne Moore and James Glenn win this years County Mixed Foursomes at Hartlepool.

Chris Handy wins at Woodhall Spa

13th September 2015

Durham Boy's Champion Chris Handy wins the England Golf Champion of Champions Tournament at Woodhall Spa.

Heworth beat Seaton Carew in Clark Cup Final

6th September 2015

In a tight final at The Wynyard Club, Heworth came out on top by 3-2 to win this years Clark Cup.

Durham County Golf Union Diary

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Friday 19th 08:00 - 15:00 County Championship R1 Wynyard
Saturday 20th County Championship R2 Wynyard
Sunday 21st County Championship R3 & 4 Wynyard
Thursday 1st County Boys Under 14 Championship Birtley
Saturday 3rd 08:30 - 12:51 County 3rd Division Competition Bishop Aukland
Saturday 17th County Boys Championship R1 & 2 Garesfield
County Boys Under 16 Championship Garesfield
Saturday 15th County Matchplay Championship Knockout Begins South Moor
Wednesday 19th 08:30 - 14:03 County Seniors Championship R1 Houghton le Spring
Thursday 20th County Seniors Championship R2 Houghton le Spring
Saturday 19th 08:00 - 13:51 County 2nd Division Championship Darlington
Saturday 26th 08:30 - 12:33 County 4th Division competition Sharpley Springs







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