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Team GB FanZone

200 people give golf a go at Team GB Fanzone

Would-be players in Warwickshire have the chance to enjoy free coaching to help them give golf a go - after the sport proved hugely popular at the Official Team GB FanZone held in Coventry.

Justin Rose wins Olympic Gold

Rose strikes golf on historic day for golf

14 August 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: It took 112 years for golf to find a new Olympic champion, but it was well worth the wait.

Justin Rose golfs at the Olympics

Draw for men's Olympic competition

The International Golf Federation has announced the draw for the first and second rounds of the Men's Golf Competition at Rio 2016

Girls introduce thier friends to golf

200 players at the English Girls' Championships have pledged to help grow the game of golf by introducing one friend to the sport.

Positive signs for female golf participation in GB&I

The future looks bright for women and girls' golf across Great Britain and Ireland, with new data revealing a surge in the number of females becoming involved in the sport.

Justin Rose golfs at the Olympics

Golf’s Olympians set to inspire new players

It was announced today that England Golf ambassadors Justin Rose and Charley Hull will represent Team GB at the Rio 2016 Olympics - hopes that the Games will inspire more people to take up the sport.

England Golf discuss strategy in Parliament

The Parliamentary Golf Group welcomed England Golf to Parliament yesterday evening (Monday 4 July).

Girls Golf Rocks attracts hundreds of new players

Girls Golf Rocks has been hailed as a huge success after inspiring over 500 girls in nine counties to enjoy a taste of the game.

Golf isn’t just something your Dad does

Youngsters from a Warwick scout group tried their hand at golf and found it was far more fun than they had expected.

Sports Minister backs EGP drive to grow golf

Sports Minister David Evennett is backing the England Golf Partnership's (EGP) drive to grow golf and get more people playing.

BBC staff try out golf at work

Employees at BBC Salford were offered the chance to try a new sport - in their staff canteen!

Over 192,000 people try golf in England

Over 192,000 people were inspired to try golf in England in just one year - and have helped pump millions of pounds into clubs.

MUM’S the word when it comes to taking up golf

A group of ladies who follow the website Mums in the Know - which helps highlight potential activities for parents and their families - enjoyed a free taster session at Bramhall Golf Club as part of the nationwide campaign to help people give the sport a go.

Golf Express goes national

Golf Express - which promotes 9-hole golf to inspire busy people to play more often - is being rolled out nationally by England Golf.

SSE Hosts Successful Women's Golf Day

The second SSE Women's Invitational took place on Wednesday at the stunning Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club. Although not exclusively for women, the bespoke event paves the way for female executives from all industries to mix business and golf.