Following the decision at the AGM to introduce Membership for the Association, the Committee are proud to announce that online registration & payment for Membership of the Welsh Disabled Golf Association for 2015 is now available. Continue reading
Players should be aware that the Race to Wales will have a new scoring system for the 2015 season. Following feedback on previous years at the AGM, the committee are currently considering what these rule changes should be.
A full set of rules and the scoring system for 2015 will be published on the website prior to the start of the 2015 season.
The committee are aiming to publish a full fixture list including dates for the Race to Wales early in January 2015. You’ll find the best free bingo here, you have time to get it!
The first AGM of the Welsh Disabled Golf Associaton was held at Bryn Meadows on 23 November 2014. Whilst the full minutes of the AGM will be prepared in due course and presented to next year’s AGM the Committe wished to give something of a flavour of what went on to those who were unable to attend.
After a short welcome by the Chairman those preent were welcomed to Bryn Meadows by Mr.Dave Pocock who detailed the progress on the Academy Course which was now being used, amongst other things, to train a group of disabled young people.
Then we got onto business which I will sumarise as best I can; Continue reading
WDGA first AGM 23 Nov 2014
The first AGM will take place at Bryn Meadows golf club on the 23rd of NOVEMBER @ 7pm.
We have been given a private room for the meeting, the committee have drawn up an agenda, if there is anything that you feel we need to discuss please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org with your suggestion then it can be added to the agenda. Please note the room we have is likely to be upstairs.
This is not essential but it would be nice to know if you will be attending.
The meeting is open to all old members, new members, husbands ,wives, carer’s so bring them along with you more the merrier, they can also voice there opinion on how things are run.
Do you consider yourself to have a disability ?
Do you enjoy playing golf ?
Join the members at the Welsh Disabled Golf Association and have a chance of representing Wales in the annual internationals.
Email Mike Wallace: email@example.com with your interest.
Also follow as on Facebook: www.facebook.com/welshdisabledgolf
Twitter : @WelshDisabledGA
Looking forward to see you !
2015 Golf Season
The golf events for 2015 are currently being reviewed by the Committee, dates and venues will shortly be released.
For further information on events, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
TV presenters Dan Walker and Gethin Jones (above with Tony Lloyd) gained an insight into disabled coaching at a special ISPS Handa clinic on the eve of the Wales Open at Celtic Manor. Continue reading
Captains Away Day – Forest Hills Golf Club
|1||Overton, Michael||39 pts (17)||Overall Winner||16.6|
|2||Wallace, Keith||37 pts (23)||Overall Runner-Up||23.4|
|3||Merrit, Mark||34 pts (16)||Overall Third||15.7|
|4||GUNNING, PETER||33 pts (28)||28.1|
|5||Wallace, Michael||29 pts (19)||18.6|
|6||Abbott, Mark||14 pts (34)||34.0|
A teenager who gained a new lease of life through golf has issued a plea for all golf clubs in the UK to implement R&A approved disabled rules.
Jordan Rosser, above left, aged 14, has written to every club in the country through Golf Club Management magazine urging them to adopt the rules to give golfers with disabilities the chance to compete in club competitions and reap the rewards of playing golf as he has done. Continue reading