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.

Hampson, Hayward & Bannon star at Broome

Charlie Hampson, Lewy Hayward and Olivia Bannon took the top prizes at the 2015 Tigers Club Championship at Broome Manor Golf Club on Sunday. Thirty youngsters from the Swindon Premier Golf Academy at Broome Manor braved the rain to contest three junior titles, all played over 18 holes of the club’s nine

A dream come true for Broome Manor champion Law

Being crowned Broome Manor’s Club Champion is a dream come true for Tom Law. The 18-year-old clinched the prestigious Broome Manor title at the weekend after two sensational rounds saw him finish 10-under par, some 15 shots ahead of his nearest rival. Talking to Your Sport Swindon, Law said: “I’m really

Tom is a Law unto himself at Broome championships

Tom Law joined a prestigious list of players after being crowned Broome Manor Club Champion on Saturday. The 18-year-old cantered to victory by a sensational 15 shots to etch his name onto a trophy twice won by Swindon’s two-time Ryder Cup star David Howell back in the 1990’s. A stunning six-under par

Wee Wonder Cillian lands St Andrews dream

Young Swindon golfer Cillian Roberts has qualified to play at the home golf, St Andrews, after reaching the grand finals of the Wee Wonders Championships. The eight-year-old, who is a product of the Swindon Premier Golf Academy at Broome Manor Golf Club, will grace the prestigious Scottish course in August.

Loughrey admits nerves en route to first title

Wrag Barn golfer Josh Loughrey admitted he felt the pressure en route to his first Alps Tour title after clinching the Tunisian Open by three shots. Loughrey led the tournament from start to finish but told YourSportSwindon he was nervous throughout the four day event. The 24-year-old held a share

Loughrey set for a tense finale in Tunisia

Wrag Barn golfer Josh Loughrey shares the lead going into the final round of the Tunisian Open on Sunday. Loughrey is one of three players tied on 10 under par with just 18 holes to play after shooting a third round 71. The 24-year-old held the overnight lead by two

Loughrey leads the way at Tunisian Open

Wrag Barn’s Josh Loughrey leads the field by two shots going into round three of the Tunisian Open. Having shot a six under par 67 on day one, Loughrey maintained his two stroke advantage on the field with a second round score of 69. The 24-year-old was delighted to top

Tour Trick Shots with Josh Loughrey

In the first of our new series Tour Trick Shots, Wrag Barn professional golfer Josh Loughrey shows why it’s important to read the contours of every green. Throughout the golf season we’ll be asking Josh and fellow Swindon golfing professionals to show us their best Trick Shots whilst on their respective tours. And if