NEWS

2012

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Boy champion Kelly wins Orange Bowl by a street

Patrick Kelly, the English under 18 champion, pulled off a major victory across the Atlantic when he won the annual post-Christmas Junior Orange Bowl International Championship in Florida despite battling with conjunctivitis and nosebleeds.

England’s Emily leads at LET pre-qualifying

England number one Emily Taylor won her Ladies European Tour card in great style when she tied second at the qualifying school in Morocco.

EGP welcomes £13m award from Sport England

The England Golf Partnership (EGP) has today welcomed a £13 million grant from Sport England to continue to develop the sport over the four years from 2013-17.

England golfers in youth Olympic squad

Six England teenagers are among 10 talented golfers selected to compete for Team GB at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) in Sydney from 16-20 January 2013.

Golf participation holds steady despite bad weather

Record numbers of women and men in England are playing sport every week – and even the wettest summer for 100 years failed to dampen enthusiasm for golf, according to new figures from Sport England.

Over 70,000 get into golf during summer of sport

England’s network of County Golf Partnerships (CGPs) enjoyed a hugely successful summer of sport and introduced over 70,000 people to golf in the six months to the end of September.

England’s Georgia Hall – the European number one – has been shortlisted for the 2012 BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award.

Top women players selected for England Performance Squad

British champions Georgia Hall and Sarah-Jane Boyd are among the women and girl players selected for training with England Golf’s Performance Squad.

Hurry to nominate golf’s champion volunteers

Time is running out to nominate golf’s champion volunteers for top national awards from the England Golf Partnership (EGP).

England quartet seek Happy New Year Down Under

England’s Eisenhower Trophy team that finished eighth in Turkey last month will form the basis of a four-man squad for the annual championship tour of Australia early next year.