Read the latest news from Cheshire Junior Golf.
There are 99 golf Clubs in Cheshire and 90 or so have junior sections
The County sends a team of 6 to the EGU Northern Counties Group Boys Championship, the winners of which qualify for the annual EGU Boys Finals. Cheshire has been English Champions in the past and has also qualified for these Finals on a number of other occasions
Every year, a team of 8 players from Cheshire competes against Lancashire, Nottinghamshire and a combined team from Shropshire and Herefordshire in the ‘’round-robin’’ Four Counties Junior Tournament. Cheshire have a record number of victories in the event. Spectators are most welcome.
The County plays full Boys matches (up to 18 years old) against Lancashire, Yorkshire, and North Wales. Additionally, there are mixed-age matches against Derbyshire, Lancashire, Shropshire & Herefordshire, and Staffordshire together with an annual match against Cheshire Girls
Each year the County is holding a Junior Club Team Championship. This year it is to be played at Chester Golf Club on Friday 28th May
The Driving Range Assessment programme took place in November at Sandfield and Adlington Golf Centre. 95 boys were invited to attend of which 72 will be offered coaching in 2016 with one of the County Academy coaches. In addition, 3 Performance Squads will be formed for the most promising boys at Under 18, Under 16 and Under 14 levels. Each squad will comprise 12 boys who will receive coaching from Peter Barber, John Heggary, Scott Booth and Daniel Haughian.
Details of all 2016 Cheshire Boys County fixtures together with all principal County Boys and Junior Championships are available on the Fixtures page