Who’s who in Nottinghamshire Golf?

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY GOLF PARTNERSHIP (NCGP)

The Nottinghamshire County Golf Development Group in Nottinghamshire comprises the NUGC, NCLGA the PGA and the Golf Foundation working together to combine knowledge, best practices and resources in growing the numbers playing golf in Nottinghamshire and in supporting clubs in the county. It is one of 32 similar organisations throughout the country receiving funding from England Golf. With the Group’s support a number of golf clubs offer a number of subsidized opportunities for adults and boys and girls of all ages to start and learn to play golf.

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE UNION OF GOLF CLUBS (NUGC)

The NUGC’s main objective is the promotion, encouragement and good administration of men’s and boy’s amateur golf in Nottinghamshire. As such it:

  • Offers competitions and championships for men and boys throughout the year both for individuals and for Nottinghamshire clubs to compete against each other.

  • Supports and runs the County men’s, junior’s and senior’s teams competing against other counties’ teams in the midland golf region and nationally. Responsible in the county (together with Nottinghamshire County Ladies Golf Association) for providing course assessments for each club and for the effective operation of the CONGU handicapping system.

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY LADIES GOLF ASSOCIATION (NCGLA)

The NCGLA’s main objective is the promotion, encouragement and good administration of women’s and girl’s amateur golf in Nottinghamshire. As such it:

  • Offers competitions and championships for women and girls throughout the year both for individuals and for Nottinghamshire clubs to compete against each other.

  • Supports women’s and girl’s teams competing in teams against other counties in the Midland region and nationally.

  • Responsible in the county (together with the NUGC) for providing course assessments for each club and for the effective operation of the CONGU handicapping system.

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE PGA

The PGA is a members’ organisation and educates and trains golf professionals to degree level with the very latest skills and expertise to operate in all areas of golf so golfers can enjoy and play better golf while golf clubs can benefit from the successful management of their facility. The Nottinghamshire PGA represents the golf professionals who work in the county and works closely with the NUGC and NCLGA in developing and supporting golf in Nottinghamshire.