Author Archives: GBGC Editor

SafeGolf

Great Barr Golf Club is now SafeGolf Accredited

The SafeGolf is a partnership of UK golf bodies committed to promoting a safe and positive environment for all those participating, working and volunteering in the sport of golf. The SafeGolf partnership consists of members from the golfing bodies across Great Britain & Ireland and has been established to help golf respond to the issue of child protection in sport. Its mission is to safeguard the welfare of children and young people, as well as adults at risk, in the sport of golf. By achieving this standard it demonstrates the commitment by our club to the standards set by the SafeGolf. … Read More

Rob Cleaver

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

Pinson Winners 2020

Pinson Competition – 2020

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

WHS Know the score

World Handicap System – Are you ready?

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

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

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

Ladies session 2

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

Ultraline cost of cancer

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