Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire Girls Golfing Gigs
Pembrokeshire & Carmarthenshire Girls Golfing Gigs 2016
Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire Ladies County Golf Ass. Hold fun competitions for girls of all standards during the summer months. Each Club take turns to host the event and give tee times free of charge.
It is an opportunity for girls in the area to meet, socialise and have fun whilst playing golf in a friendly format with girls of a similar standard. We encourage Parents of non handicap players to get involved and help scoring etc. There is a small entry fee of £2 to cover the prizes for the day.
At all the Girls’ Golfing Gigs events, the following requirements are necessary:-
· Parents or responsible adults will be required to act as supervisors or scorers for the Junior Girls.
· The girls should wear appropriate clothing and footwear, suitable for the weather conditions on the day; e.g. layers of warm clothes & hats on a cold day, outdoor/waterproof clothes on a wet day, hats & sun cream on a hot day.
‘New 2 Golf’, Beginners & 37 - 54 Club-Junior Handicaps.
· To provide girls (having lessons with their local Golf Professional) opportunities to play on various short and full measured courses.
· To retain the girls’ interest in the game of golf, through different ‘fun and enjoyable’ competitions and encourage the girls to improve their standard of golf.
· To allow girls to socialise with other girl golfers, of the same standard and enjoy their golfing activities. (This is especially important, where there are only one or two junior girl members in a club, with several junior boy members).
· To assist clubs in helping to retain girls, as junior members.
· To help those girls who are new to the game, learn basic rules and etiquette of golf and support them in learning how to keep score and mark a scorecard.
· To give the girls confidence to enter appropriate junior competitions in the region, such as, the 9-hole West Wales Ladies’ Golfing Association, the South Wales Girls’ Golfing Association events, the Welsh Mini Masters and local Junior Open Days.
Girls with Handicaps (36 & under handicaps)
· To offer girls with handicaps, opportunities to practise playing 18 or 9-hole Junior Matchplay competitions, in preparation for the C & P County Ladies’ League (in which they are invited to play) and Junior Girls’ Inter-County Matches, or Dyfed Juniors’ Inter – Club Matches.
· To offer girls with handicaps, the option to play a variety of 18 or 9-hole golfing competitions, including Stableford, Bogey, 4-Ball Better Ball, a 3-2-1 format, which will improve their knowledge of the game.
· To encourage the girls to participate in club, county and regional Junior and Ladies’ golf association competitions.
Please contact County Girls’ Junior Organiser – Andrea Martin, AndreaMrtn@aol.com to book a place.
- July Sun 24th - Girls' Golfing Gig, Haverfordwest GC 2.00pm
- July Wed 27th July - Junior Open Day/Dyfed OOM, Glyn Abbey GC
- August Wed 10th - Girls' Golfing Gigs, Derllys Court GC
- August Friday 19th - Junior Girls' Open Championship 9 holes and entry form
- August Friday 19th - Junior Girls Open Championship 18 holes, and entry form
- August Tue 23rd - Junior Open Day & Dyfed OOM event, Glynhir GC
- October Sun 9th - Girls' Golfing Gig, Ashburnham GC 2.00pm