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
Aeration work on greens is almost complete. These have been topdressed and overseeded. We have just four greens left to work on, being 2,3,6 & 9. Please take extra care to repair pitch marks to aid recovery. Work will move on to the approaches as weather conditions allow.
Pearl Drainage are now on site. Work has progressed well on the area in front of the 12th green, 17th and 11th fairway. Hole changes currently in place are on 11th PLAY SHORT PAR 4 TO THE HEDGE and 18th PLAY FROM MARKERS ON FAIRWAY BY POND. Please take extra care when playing holes where work is taking place and especially when moving through the yard by the 16th. IW
BUMPSTEAD TAKES MAIDEN TITLE
5th October 2015
PAUL BUMPSTEAD SECURED HIS FIRST GOLD LETTER TITLE OVER THE WEEKEND WINNING THE BRAIDS OAK WITH 43 POINTS ON A SHORTENED COURSE ON COUNTBACK FROM STEVE BROOKER AND JOHN DRAY. THE LADIES TITLE WAS WON BY CAROLINE BAKER WITH 37 POINTS.
SUMMER FINALS RESULTS
27th September 2015
THIS WEEKEND SAW ALL 7 SUMMER FINALS PLAYED WITH THE FOLLOWING RESULTS: HARRISON ELLIS BEAT SCOTT HARRIS 2/1 IN THE SCRATCH MATCH-PLAY. ROB GARNER & JAMES GRAHAM BEAT ROY DRAKE & KEITH RICHARDSON 2/1 IN THE JAMES BRAID FINAL. EDDIE NASH & SARAH BLAKEBROUGH BEAT CHRIS BLAKEBROUGH AND LINDA NASH 2/1 IN THE GRIMSTEAD MIXED GREENSOMES. KEVIN COLE BEAT MARK MARTIN 1UP IN THE VETERANS TROPHY. OLIVER MILES BEAT BRETT BISHOP 7/6 IN THE PRESIDENTS TROPHY. SCOTT WILDING BEAT GARY WILLIAMS 4/3 IN THE CAPTAINS FINAL. RICHARD HALL BEAT MARK LAZARUS 5/4 IN THE WACKETT FINAL.