After a lunchtime Course Inspection a short time ago today, Sunday 9th January, we have extended the course closure into Monday (10th January). Unfortunately the course remains very wet and a number of greens remain frozen. A further Course Inspection will be carried out on Tuesday morning at 7.45am.
Storm Arwen hit the course at West Bradford Golf Club over the weekend. The storm brought gusts of wind over 100mph as well as two heavy snow dumps - one overnight on Friday / early Saturday morning and then another on Sunday. Given the strength of the wind, the damage out on the [...]
It's The Senior's Section Christmas Lunch and Prize Presentation on Wednesday 15th December. The Senior's Christmas Lunch, which unfortunately had to be postponed in 2020, is a fantastic occasion featuring a 10-hole Stableford tournament in the morning, a two course Christmas lunch, a prize giving presentation for the year's trophy winners and finally snooker, pool, [...]
A Visit from BIGGA Ecology Expert James Hutchinson Walked the Golf Course with Nigel Graham in Late October West Bradford had a visit from James Hutchinson, BIGGA's (British & International Golf Greenkeeper's Association) Ecology and Sustainability expert, towards the end of October. James walked the course with Head Greenkeeper Nigel Graham, chatted with him [...]
Changing of the Guard at West Bradford? Silverware Success for the 'Newbies' in 2021 Whilst The Gold Cup final saw two West Bradford stalwarts competing to be crowned Men's Club Champion 2021, newer West Bradford members saw plenty of success in the hunt for this year's silverware. We're currently busy preparing for The Annual [...]
The Lawrence Batley fixtures for 2022 have been published by Senior Member Pete Leskovac on the Senior's Notice Board. You can find the post here. The Lawrence Batley League is a tournament for Senior golfers aged 55 and over. You can find learn more about The Lawrence Batley Seniors League here.
The West Bradford Golf Club list of Winter fixtures has now been released. The fixture list runs from 30th October 2021 through to 2nd April 2022. The Winter Fixture List can be viewed or downloaded by members on the Members Portal fixture page, here.
Congratulations to new Men's Club Champion, Mr Richard King! Richard won the 36 hole final against Martin Rothera on Sunday 10th October. It was all flat after the first 18 holes, but the second 18 proved decisive for Richard, who eventually won the final 4 and 3. Richard becomes the 120th [...]
It's Ryder Cup Weekend, and the whole event will be shown live in The Clubhouse. The Ryder Cup is being played at Whistling Straits on the shore of Lake Michigan in US Captain Steve Stricker's home state of Wisconsin. Whistling Straits is a hefty 7,800 yards long and is known for it's dramatic [...]
The Srixon Amateur Championship returned this year, after a year off in 2020 due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. West Bradford members scanning this years leaderboard may notice a familiar name at the top. The annual competition sees tens of thousands of amateur golfers competing by entering Qualifying medal events. A total [...]