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
Thursday 20th October
Overseeding of the fairways now underway. The Greens are being sprayed with final liquid feed this morning.
The drain on the 18th fairway has now been replaced. Further work shall be carried out to remove the hollow and returf the fairway over the pipe.
MICK O'CONNELL WINS BRAID'S OAK
11th October 2016
Mick O'connell won his first gold letters taking the Braids Oak Trophy with 41 points cutting his handicap by 2 in the process....second place was Darren Dawson with 40 points....Ladies winner was Caroline Baker with 39 points from Lynda Nash.
SUMMER KNOCK OUT FINAL RESULTS
25th September 2016
5 Summer knock out finals were staged over the weekend. The James Braid trophy was won by Dean Hazel & Charlie Theobald who defeated Scott Harris & Chris Bellamy 3&2. The Blue Ribbon Captains Prize was a close match going to the 36 hole with Ashley Turner defeating Chris Blakebrough. The Presidents Trophy which has been played for over 100 years was won by Robbie Garner who defeated Leslie Wood stalwart Steve Kemp 4&3. The Veterans Trophy was won by Dave Holt his first match play trophy in 40 years of playing golf, defeating Keith Walker 4&3. The cadet Olley Match-Play was won by John Douglas who holed an 8 foot putt on the last green to win 1 up against George Oaks.
CAPTAINS PAIR UP AGAIN FOR GOLD LETTERS!!
19th September 2016
Club Captain Barry Probert & Ladies' Captain Sue Hartman paired up to win the Autumn Mixed Foursomes title. Their score of net 70 beat former champions Steve & Anne Hazell by half a point.