Effingham Golf Club is a private members club which has a thriving Junior Section (up to 18 years) of boys and girls. We aim to provide a progressive programme from new starter to accomplished player.
The Club has hosted the British Open Qualifying rounds and in May 2014 was the chosen venue for the Southern Qualifier for the English Men's Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship.
The Club offers junior and beginner friendly golf facilities and provides subsidised coaching for the young golfers through a structured programme delivered by its PGA professional coaches. The Junior Section is organised and well supported by male & female volunteer members and is represented by a Junior Committee led by the Junior Captain.
1) Rookies: Find out if this is the sport for you by joining a free “taster” session.
2) Junior Academy: A structured coaching programme for up to 6 per group with approx 20 sessions plus supervised introduction to course to learn etiquette & rules . £150 for whole programmme. Aim to become a full Junior within 12 months.
3) Junior member: Plays minimum club handicap requirements of 45 for girls & 36 for boys.No joining fee 12yrs & under £100pa & then 13 -18 yrs £205pa.If you play to this standard but do not have an official handicap, our PGA professional can assess you and start you on a club handicap.
Child protection & duty of care are taken seriously and a copy of the EGC safeguarding policy is available by request.