Archive of: 2016
06 October 2016
Alwoodley provided a stern test in the Open Amateur Championship which took place from 27th to 29th September.
23 September 2016
The Northern Counties Golf Union report that almost 160 players from the UK and Ireland, the USA and South Africa, submitted entries for the 117 places in the event. The ballot was at handicaps of 0.0.
01 May 2016
The relative merits of of golf courses is a discussion topic for golfers everywhere. Assessing the qualities of any course is based to some extent on subjective opinion, and compiling a list of the best will never be easy!
22 April 2016
The development of golf courses in England got going in the late 19th Century. There was a limited supply of traditional links land, and in any case the growing demand was for inland courses. Much of the available land was clay soil, with poor drainage.
10 April 2016
The 13th hole at Augusta National is often compared to the 10th hole at Alwoodley in the north of England.
09 April 2016
The connection between Alwoodley Golf Club and Augusta National is Alister MacKenzie.
25 March 2016
Alwoodley hosts a number of Open days through the year.
23 March 2016
Alwoodley features in the Today’s Golfer survey of the World’s Top 100 courses.