Golf gives me everything I need in a sport

Golf gives me everything I need in a sport now that I have retired from playing competitive badminton,' says former Olympian Gail Emms MBE.

Mother and daughter love to play golf

Like mother, like daughter. Actress and television personality Denise van Outen loves golf so much that she's just introduced six-year-old Betsy to the game - and now the pair are having great fun playing together.

Mums gives golf a go at Alderley Edge

Mums from the Wilmslow, Alderley Edge and Knutsford Mums in the Know networks recently teamed up to give golf a go at Alderley Edge Golf Club.

Golf and our family life

The Alford family ranges in ages and abilities - but playing golf brings them together for fun and fitness

One direction’s Niall Horan plays golf to relax

Singer Niall Horan has had a hectic few years touring with his band One Direction and making five albums - but golf has helped him find vital downtime throughout.

Always learning something new with golf

Olympian Shelley Rudman competes in the winter sport of skeleton - a demanding event where the competitor rides head-first and prone down an ice tunnel at 90mph. The Independent has described it as '60 seconds of sheer terror'.

I didn’t find my match until I found golf

Television presenter Georgie Bingham, 39, is a self-confessed 'golfing nut' who despite her busy working life loves nothing better than heading out on the course whatever the weather.

Golf has helped me lose weight and get fit

Mark Seymour weighed nearly 25 stone at his heaviest. Taking up golf has helped him get back in shape.

Golf makes a positive impact on women’s networking in Norfolk

A recently launched networking group in Norwich aims to bring women together for networking, golf, fresh air and fun.

Busy mums play golf

Can busy mums play golf? Yes they can, according to Louise Sutton, 36, mother to two young children age three and six.

Why golf is a game for the girls

Is golf a man's sport? Definitely not - according to BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty and PGA Professional Golfer Nicola Bennett.

Golf helped me to business network

Natalie Howlett-Clarke, 33, a Norwich-based estate agent joined Drive, a group for women that combines business networking and golf.

It’s been great fun getting back to golf

Alison Lysons found her beginner sessions so fun and friendly that she immediately felt at ease.

It’s never too late to get into golf

Lyn Ellis started playing at 61 - and now she loves it...

Hazel finds a new zest for life with golf

Golf has brought exciting new challenges and a new circle of friends to Hazel Burchill after taking early retirement.