Welcome to Romford Golf Club
Romford Golf Club is a private members – owned club, founded in 1894 and designed by Open Champion James Braid.
The Club, which has been used as a Qualifying venue for ‘The Open’, is located just a couple of miles from junction 29 off the M25, only 18 miles from the centre of London. With its tree lined fairways, beautiful greens and ‘infamous bunkers’ it is the ideal golf terrain for young and old alike.
James Braid designed and venue for The Open Qualifying
Secretary - Manager: Richard Hall - Phone: 01708 740986
Romford Golf Club Ltd. - Heath Drive, Gidea Park, Romford. Essex. RM2 5QB
Green Keeper News
Friday 9th December
Spraying greens this morning with autumn fertiliser. Continuing with spraying of fairways with worm deterrent.
Please note that during the winter months we shall be removing half of the tee markers leaving one white/yellow and one red/blue as appropriate. Forward blue markers remain in place.
ROMFORDS OWN DAN GARNER WINS HIS FIRST PRO EVENT
18th November 2016
CONGRATULATIONS TO ROMFORD’S OWN DAN GARNER WHO TODAY (FRIDAY) WON HIS FIRST PROFESSIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT AS A PRO, THE BOAVISTA CLASSIC ON THE ALGARVE IN PORTUGAL WITH SCORES OF 64+71 TO WIN BY 1 SHOT.
ROMFORD AWARDED THE LESLIE WOOD TROPHY
15th November 2016
Following the disappointment of losing the final in a play off back in September.....Romford have been awarded the 2016 Leslie Wood trophy after our opponents in the final Chigwell inadvertently fielded an ineligible player. The county reviewed an earlier decision and awarded the title to Romford. Congratulations to Team Captain Eddie Nash and all the squad for a hard fought 2016 campaign....all the hard work was rewarded in the end.
DOUGLAS WINS DRAMATIC SCRATCH FINAL
6th November 2016
Rob Douglas turned back the clock winning the Scratch Match Play title on Sunday for the 1st time having first played in it 37 years ago!!! Playing club champion and +2 handicapper Tony Ames Douglas was the massive underdog in the 36 hole final. Ames took an early lead and went into lunch 1 up. After lunch Douglas fought back winning 7,8,9, to find himself 3 up and victory in sight.......but Ames showed why he is club champ winning 13,15 and 18th with a birdie to force the match into extra holes. Both made 4's at the 37th, both on the 38th green for 2..... Ames putt lipping out for birdie leaving Douglas with a 15 footer for victory and in it went giving Douglas what must be his best victory and staking a place for next years Thornton Cup team.