Tag: Disabled Golf

6 Remarkable Golfers Who Overcame Their Disabilities

There are many thousands of golfers with disabilities who get immense enjoyment from the game. Golfshake's Derek Clements takes a closer look at just a few remarkable individuals who overcame physical challenges to play golf. read more ...


Brendan Lawlor Wins Inaugural EDGA Scottish Open

Completing an inaugural 36-hole event that ran alongside the European Tour's Scottish Open, Golfers with Disability player Brendan Lawlor shot a tremendous final round of 71 to win the inaugural EDGA Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club. read more ...


Inclusiveness Celebrated With Free Disabled Golf Coaching at Scottish Open

During this week's Scottish Open, spectators with disabilities attending the event can take the opportunity of free golf coaching with professional coaches, celebrating the huge benefits and raising awareness of inclusiveness within the game. read more ...


Qualifiers Confirmed for Inaugural EDGA Scottish Open

This year sees the introduction of the inaugural EDGA Scottish Open, a new 36-hole event for Golfers with Disability that will be contested alongside the European Tour's Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish at The Renaissance Club in North Berwick, with the field beginning to take shape. read more ...


New Book Launched to Inspire Inclusive Golf

EDGA (formerly the European Disabled Golf Association) has launched a new book, featuring 18 unique stories of golfers who have overcome obstacles and personal trauma to discover the magic of the game. read more ...


Unique Campaign Launched to Celebrate Disabled Golf

The inaugural Golf and Health Week is coming up from 15-19 April, and the European Disabled Golfers Association is launching their own part of the campaign, unveiling a unique 'pledge and PLAY' day that will raise awareness for golfers with disabilities. read more ...


Putt for Parkinson's Fundraising Event Coming to Rudding Park

Harrogate's Rudding Park has been celebrated as being the World's 1st Parkinson's Friendly Golf Club, and the Academy has combined with 'Golf in Society' to hold a Putt for Parkinson's Event on World Parkinson's Day. read more ...


Interview with England Golf's Disability Manager Jamie Blair

Making golf more inclusive and accessible. Golfshake's Kieran Clark spoke with England Golf's Disability Manager, Jamie Blair, to hear about the incredible work being done to introduce more people with disabilities and impairments to the game, and the positive difference it can make. read more ...


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