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.
Secretary - Manager: Richard Hall
Phone: 01708 740986
Address: Romford Golf Club Ltd. - Heath Drive, Gidea Park, Romford. Essex. RM2 5QB
James Braid designed and venue for The Open Qualifying
This year the Captains Charity Day raised over £12,000. A big thank you to all of those who took part in this great event.
Green Keeper News
Week commencing 11th November
The winter projects are continuing with rootzone and turf left to complete, this will be done by the end of the month
Aeration of aprons and some tees will be done this week.
Winter roping will start going up this week so please follow these ropes as this protects our aprons during the cooler conditions
All above works will be done will as little disruption as possible.
We will also be raising the cutting heights up on the playing surfaces as we head towards the cooler weather.
Lately we have had a few near misses with golf balls and the greenstaff so could you PLEASE be aware of the staff working and not play till you have been called up or the greenstaff have moved out of the way. Thank you
Could i ask members to please do their pitchmarks and use the divot boxes provided.
HERSEY & KEMP WIN THE GOLD LETTER BRAID TROPHY
Monday 21st October 2019
Steve Hersey & Stef Kemp won the James Braid Trophy on Saturday their first gold letters, defeating Kevin Fisher and Del Jeffries in the 36 hole final.
HAZELL'S WIN THE FINAL MIXED MAJOR OR THE YEAR
Monday 14th October 2019
Steve & Anne Hazell won the Autumn Mixed Foursomes title on Sunday deafeating last years Champions Lisa Goddard & Richard Hall on countback both with net 77.5's This was their 5th victory in the event they last won in 2004.