South Beds has been awarded the prestigious Golfmark Award. Golfmark is awarded to clubs who have demonstrated a committment to creating a safe and enjoyable environment for golfers of all ages and has met the quality standards of England Golf.
Thanks to everybody who helped make this happen.
Have you seen South Beds in the local newspapers. The club has recently placed advertisements and has also had some articles in the Herald and Post and Luton News. As a follow-up to the recent article, Luton News Reporter Steve Nolan came over to make a short video about the club which can be found on the Luton Today Website.
Our new club brochure is available in the clubhouse and can also be viewed online. This has been produced with the generous support of advertisers. Please have a look and support our local businesses.
Congratulations to the Scratch Team who won the Cissbury Salver at Worthing Golf Club on 30/31st August. In an exciting foursomes competition the team of Miguel Moitas, Paul Kirkwood, Ian Glantz, acting Captain Charlie O'Brien, Alex Bithrey, Sam Flannery and Harry Busbridge finished 4th in the opening day's 36 hole stableford and beat Woburn in the Semi-Final and the hosts Worthing in the Final.
Each year our Captains select a charity to support throughout their tenure. Please give generously using the boxes on the bar, especially if you find yourself in a bunker on 1st hole.
This year the Captains are supporting the same charity and also supporting fund raising activities within the club for designated projects
Mens Captain: Martin McDermott
Ladies Captain: Verity Barfoot
2014 Captain Martin McDermott arrowed his tee shot to 6ft of the pin on a misty Drive In. Pauline Thomas successfully predicted his successful drive. Martin (right), vice-captain Alex, Ladies' Captain Verity (2nd right) and Ladies' vice captain Carol enjoyed a well supported start to their captaincies, the drive-in was won by Christine and James Boyd with 21 points.
There has never been a better time to join South Beds Golf Club. You can tailor your membership to your needs, choose from the following exciting offers, and become part of a warm and friendly club, run by the members for the members, where the game of golf is celebrated and enjoyed.
Full Membership - JOINING FEE SUSPENDED UNTIL Dec 31st 2013
Membership entitles you to play both the challenging Galley Hill 18 hole course, and the shorter, but testing 9 hole Warden course, We offer regular competitions for members, men, ladies, juniors and mixed.
Full members can also play 8 other courses in the area free of charge (small charge at Dunstable Downs and The Bedfordshire using our Reciprocal Scheme.
Warden Course Membership - NO JOINING FEE
£350 per annum aged 21 plus, Juniors aged 5-12 £50 per annum,
If you are a new or returning golfer, introducing your child or grandchild to golf, or just don't have time to play often, our Warden Course membership is ideal. Offering 9 challenging holes, this course comprises many of the original holes dating back over 100 years providing a shorter but still testing course for all levels of golfer.
Both membership categories include unlimited golf, CONGU handicap, free practice facilities, a well stocked pro shop, and Social Membership with discounted bar, and guest rates for member's visitors.
As a registered Community Amateur Sports Club, South Beds has an open admissions policy and applications are welcome for all categories of membership.