October 2021

BGS in ‘The Press and Journal’ article about a mini series on golf in Scotland.

BBC Alba will be showing a six part mini series on golf in Scotland, starting on Tuesday 5th October at 8.30pm. The programmes aim to show that golf is for everyone, attracting a diverse following, regardless of one’s circumstances. Read the full article here.

 

BGS on BBC Alba’s mini series ‘Scotland: the home of golf

Featuring some of our own members, this mini series aims to promote golf as an inclusive sport for all players, no matter their personal circumstances nor physical disabilities. Tune in from Tuesday 5th October at 8.30pm for six episodes.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0010kpm

Episode 2 Teaser

 

September 2021

The Auld Enemy Match at Cardona, on STV!

Well done to all players from Blind Golf Scotland, as well as England & Wales Blind Golf.

 

July 2021

BGS on RNIB Connect Radio’s Daily Connect Show!

Listen to our Captain Sam Sloan chat about our upcoming free blind golf taster sessions (in partnership with our friends at EDGA).

Still not tried blind golf? Why not? Don’t miss your chance to come along, simply email enquiries@scottishblindgolf.com to register your interest. Click here for the full article.

 

4 Ball Auction!

Our friends at TheSocialGolfer have generously offered to hold a charity auction behalf of Blind Golf Scotland! For more information, please see the links below:

  • To view the 4 Ball vouchers on offer, please see the auction page.
  • To read the blog featuring more information and links to golf course flyover videos, please click here.

 

 

EDGA’s European tour is in full swing!

Our friends at EDGA are holding events across Europe to promote disability golf. Watch their latest video here:

 

BGS Resumes Free Blind Golf Taster Sessions!

In collaboration with our friends at EDGA, Fairways Indoor Golf Arena in Coatbridge and Stirling Golf Club!

We’re delighted to offer free taster sessions to interested groups. The next sessions will be on:

  • 30th May – Fairways Indoor Golf Arena in Coatbridge – POSTPONED
  • 2nd August – Stirling Golf Club (Academy Course) 

Interested? Contact enquiries@scottishblindgolf.com to discuss.

 

 

 

 

Please see the links below for a better idea about the venues.

 

June 2021

BGS Captain & Chairman, Sam Sloan, speaks with Jools London from Cue & Review’s Cue Talks:

April 2021

Latest Lockdown Guidance from Scottish Golf

Make sure you’re well-informed about the updated rules before returning to golfing in groups.

Golf to be available on the NHS?

Read the full article here.

 

January 2021

Newsletter now available online

Please click here to read our January 2021 newsletter in PDF format.