Durham County Golf Union

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Sat 6th - Sat 13th April - Inter County Foursomes Championship


Rules of Golf 2019

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World Handicap System

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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 standard scratch rating duties on their behalf across the 45 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 affiliated club members with benefits such as the privilege of playing in County Salver competitions and discounted green fees.


Through its involvement with the County Golf Development Group, 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.




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Durham County Golf Union Diary

< 2019 >

Sunday 5th Captain & Vice Captains Competition Oakleaf
Wednesday 8th 08:30 - 14:57 County Members Spring Singles Wearside
Saturday 11th 09:00 County v Yorkshire Castle Eden
Saturday 18th Matchplay Championship Knockout Begins Chester-le-Street
Sunday 19th Matchplay Championship Rds 3&4 Chester-le-Street
Saturday 25th Matchplay Championship Finals Chester-le-Dtreet
Sunday 26th Club Mixed Team Competition George Washington
Saturday 8th Team Handicap Competition Garesfield
Saturday 15th 09:00 County v Northumberland Longhirst
Saturday 22nd Boys U14 Championship Boldon
Boys U16 Championship Boldon
Boys Championship Boldon
Wednesday 26th County Members Summer Pairs 1 Woodham
Saturday 29th Clubs Championship Qualifier Crook
Wednesday 3rd NC Boys Qualifying Championship Rockliffe
Saturday 6th County v Lancashire Brancepeth Castle
Friday 12th 08:00 - 14:50 Strokeplay Championship R1 Bishop Auckland
Saturday 13th Strokeplay Championship R2 Bishop Auckland
Sunday 14th Strokeplay Championship R4 & 3 Bishop Auckland
Wednesday 17th Seniors Championship R1 Seaton Carew (Old Course)
Thursday 18th Seniors Championship R2 (leading 12 players only) Seaton Carew (Old Course)
Saturday 20th 3rd Division Competition South Moor
Wednesday 24th County Members Summer Pairs 2 Seaham
Saturday 3rd Clubs Championship Heworth
Wednesday 7th NC Mens Qualifying Championship Foxton Hall
Saturday 10th 09:00 County v Cumbria Workington
Sunday 11th Clark Cup Semi Finals TBC
Saturday 17th 2nd Division Championship Ravensworth
Wednesday 21st County Members Autumn Salver Billingham
Saturday 24th 4th Division Competition Hobson
Saturday 31st 09:00 County v Cheshire Wilmslow
Sunday 1st Clark Cup Final TBC
Tuesday 3rd NC Seniors Qualifying Championship Garforth
Saturday 7th County Mixed Foursomes R1&2 Darlington
Sunday 8th County Mixed Foursomes R3&4 Darlington
Wednesday 11th County Members Autumn Pairs Eaglescliffe
Sunday 15th County Mixed Foursomes Semi & Final Darlington
Wednesday 13th County Seniors AGM & Luncheon Durham City
Friday 22nd Captains Society AGM & Dinner George Washington

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