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Seniors Section combined golf and trophy presentation 2020

A successful day was had by all on Tuesday 20th October 2020 in the Senior section of Great Barr Golf Clubs annual combined golf and trophy presentation. … Read More

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Pinson Winners 2020

Pinson Competition – 2020

The Seniors section of the golf club run a handicap qualifying competition entitled the Pinson. … Read More

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World Handicap System – Are you ready?

The World Handicap System comes in effect on the 2nd November 2020, are you ready? … Read More

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Bill Perry

GBOB Seniors Open 2020

Bill Perry for the 8th consecutive year has achieved a sell out of the Seniors Open Competition. Despite COVID-19 … Read More

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Ted Maher Golf Performance Centre @ Great Barr Golf Club

You know what’s it like, 1 round you can’t do anything wrong, irons are pure’d and drives are launched majestically down the centre of every fairway. 10 foot putt? No problem! It’s the purple patch that all golfers long to … Read More

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Ladies golf 2020

Ladies get into golf 2020 lessons

COVID-19 UPDATE: 30th June 2020 Given the COVID-19 pandemic, the club have put extensive operational COVID-19 procedures in place to protect yourself and our golf coaches to ensure a safe environment for us all.  Please contact us should you want more information … Read More

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The new swing room is now open for business

As you may have noticed we have been a little busy in the pro shop building a new facility to help you and your fellow golfers get the most out of your game, no matter what the weather and no … Read More

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Back by popular demand – another lady beginners / improvers session

The success of our ladies beginner and improvers session has been great news for our pro team and Great Barr Golf Club.  Our mission was to open the game of golf up to ladies who may not have had the … Read More

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Ultraline charity golf day in aid of Cost of Cancer

On Thursday the 4th July 2019 Great Barr Golf Club hosted a charity golf day for Cost of Cancer which was sponsored by Ultraline Cost of Cancer is a charity that helps those who are finding life financially difficult whilst … Read More

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Introducing the ClubV1 Members Hub

We are delighted to announce after a small upgrade of our ClubV1 system (this system holds your handicap and the club’s competition data) we now have access to the ClubV1 Members Hub. … Read More

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Ladies golf taster day at Great Barr Golf Club

On the 2nd June Great Barr Golf club hosted its first ladies golf taster session. The session was created to give an insight to the game for ladies who are keen to get into golf but not had the opportunity … Read More

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Longest Day Golf at Great Barr Golf Club

On Friday the 26th July 4 of our members took on the longest day of golf challenge in aid of the Macmillan cancer support charity. Longest day of golf Debbie Cooper (our lady captain) along with Sarah Barry, Alan Bell … Read More

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Ladies course for beginners / improvers

On the 24th June 2019 we launched the start of our ladies beginner / improver’s course, an initiative to introduce the game of golf to those ladies who have never had the opportunity to give it a go.  The sessions … Read More

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Ian Neal

A Rugby Hero – a Book by Ian Neal

He is at it again! Not content with just one book on Amazon, our budding author Ian Neal is pleased to announce the launch of his second book “A Rugby Hero” which is available now to purchase on Amazon. … Read More

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Barry Thacker

Barry Thacker Steals the Headlines

Our very own Barry Thacker hit a major milestone in the recent seniors Christmas shotgun competition at Great Barr Golf Club. Barry managed his 10th career hole in one on the 2nd hole. Barry’s golfing colleague Paul Marston, thought it … Read More

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