Golf

Swindon’s fairways are brimming with lots of local golfing talent from established professional players to talented junior players. With Wrag Barn Golf Club, Broome Manor Golf Club, Ogbourne Downs Golf Club, Basset Down Golf Club and Marlborough Golf Club on our doorstep, golf is one of the largest participation sports in Swindon. We’ll bring you all the latest news from all the clubs along with video highlights, interviews and picture galleries from all the local golf competitions.

Mumford to mix it with the stars

Matt Mumford is targeting a top 10 finish at the British Par 3 Championships after qualifying for the prestigious event recently.

Hayward books St Andrews place

Broome Manor starlet Lewy Hayward has qualified to play at the “Home of Golf” St Andrews in the Wee Wonders Championship.

Edwards wins Basset Down crown

Edwards picked up the overall title thanks to his two-over par total score of 146 while Hogg won the ladies’ crown with a score of 96. An opening round of 70 saw Edwards lead the championships at the half-way point closely followed by Richard Adamson (72) and Paul Sheridan (75).

VIDEO: Broome Manor Club Championships

Broome Manor members battled it out for honours at the club’s championships on Saturday. Your Sport Swindon were there to film some of the action and we have compiled a short highlights video. Click on the video above to watch these highlights from Broome Manor’s Club Championships. The day itself produced

GALLERY: Broome Manor Junior Championships

Thirty youngsters from the Swindon Premier Golf Academy competed in the junior championships at Broome Manor at the weekend. Your Sport Swindon attended the event and you can view all the pictures we took by clicking on the gallery above. You can also purchase these pictures in raw j-peg form