Cornwall Golf Union




  • Cornwall are SWCGA Strokeplay Champions & will represent the SW Region in the English County Finals at Royal North Devon GC in September - well done Team!
  • Tom Fox is the Individual Strokeplay Champion. Congratulations Tom!
  • Rob MacGregor scores 8.5 points from 10 during SW Week to be top points scorer for the Duchy
  • The Cornwall Amateur Champion 2014 is Matt Richards (West Cornwall) who beat Adam Curtis (Bude & N Cornwall) 5&4 in the final
  • Lowest qualifying score for the Championship was recorded by Harry Hall (West Cornwall) with gross 67+70
  • Tehidy Park GC are the A and B Team Club Championship Winners
  • Billy Couzens and Dan Olver (St Austell) were the winners of the Royal Cornwall Goblets with 37 points
  • Carl White (Newquay) won the Lawrance Cup with a nett 71
  • David Flew (St Enodoc) won the Royal Cornwall Challenge Cup with 41 points
  • Chris Durkin (Perranporth) won the Founders Cup with 39 points
  • Julian Ridge (Tehidy Park ) won the Seniors Cup with 39 points
  • Ryan Curtis (Bude and N Cornwall) won the Jamieson Challenge Trophy with 39 points
  • David O'Mahony was the winner of the Motocaddy Raffle Draw conducted on Saturday 24th May

Welcome to the
Cornwall Golf Union

Welcome to the Cornwall Golf Union Web Site where you can find information on the county golf scene with details of Events, News, Fixtures, Results, Teams and much more.

The Cornwall Golf Union was founded in 1901 and exists to promote and retain the traditions and rules of the ancient amateur game of Golf within the Duchy. We currently have 33 affiliated member clubs and details of all of these can be found within the website. In turn the County Union is affiliated to England Golf which administers the interests of amateur golfers across the country.

We maintain a liaison between the affiliated clubs and England Golf with the facility to answer any question relating to golf in general as well as specific and diverse club related matters. The CGU is responsible for the course rating of its affiliated clubs and this is an ongoing process with repeat visits dependent on course alterations etc. The Union is responsible for the maintenance of the CONGU Unified Handicapping System on behalf of its members and acts as a focal point of contact and authority on Player Handicap issues as well as issues surrounding the Rules of Golf.

The CGU promotes the development and administration of golf within the County at Mens, Junior and Senior Level as well as County representation at a wider level. We manage teams in both the Men’s and Seniors Channel Leagues and participate in the SWCGA Championships at all levels. We have U14, U16 and U18 Junior teams who compete against other regional counties. We actively promote the development of youngsters in golf with coaching programmes designed to identify those with exceptional ability and potential as well as those with less.

The CGU organises championships and tournaments each year and these are open to all our affiliated members. These in turn serve to raise the standard and profile of the game in the County. We stage an annual 7 day ‘County Week’ with daily competitions, the major one being the Cornwall Amateur Championship. We also hold an Annual Dinner again open to all affiliated members and at which there is the opportunity to celebrate the year’s achievements.

We work with the Cornwall Golf Partnership to access various external funding sources to increase participation in golf in the county

The Cornwall Golf Union runs a County Card Scheme which allows members the opportunity to play golf at over 200 courses in the South West area, whilst at the same time earning revenue for the county and its clubs.

So if you are a member or just visiting our beautiful county to play golf we hope you find the site useful and informative.

The Cornwall Golf Union receives sponsorship - see below - from a variety of business linked to the county. Ocean BMW Falmouth,TMS Financial in Penzance and Truro and Golf International Magazine with its office at Trevose. As a Union we are proud to be associated with all of our sponsors and are very grateful to them for their support of Golf in Cornwall.

Channel League 2014

Live Competition Results

 Live scores can be viewed here on the day of the competition


Upcoming Competitions

Lord Lieutenants Trophy Sun 3rd Aug (10 days)
CGU Seniors Championship - Medal Thu 14th Aug (21 days)
CGU Junior Autumn Meeting Rd1 & 2 Sun 7th Sep (45 days)
Maxam Cup Morning Sun 5th Oct (73 days)
Maxam Cup Afternoon Sun 5th Oct (73 days)
Junior Maxam Cup Wed 29th Oct (97 days)

To view all competitions click here

Latest News

Junior Coaching Programme 2014-15

16th July 2014


Rhys Debut Will be Full of Emotion

14th July 2014

The Open Championship 17th - 20th July 2014 Royal Liverpool GC (Hoylake)

Disappointment for Cornwall Boys

11th July 2014

SWCGA Boys Championship Bowood G&CC, Wiltshire Wednesday 9th July 2014

Channel League win for Cornwall

7th July 2014

Channel League Cornwall v Glamorgan Sunday 7th July 2014 Tehidy Park GC

Rhys is Open Bound

3rd July 2014

The Open Championship 2014 Final Qualifying Monday 1st July 2014


Sponsors to the Cornwall Golf Union


Ocean BMW Falmouth

Falmouth Road,



TR10 8AD

Telephone 01326 375100

Golf International


Constantine Bay,



PL28 8JB

TMS Financial Solutions

46 Causeway Head, Penzance

TR18 2SS

Tel: 01736 366355


79 Lemon Street, Truro


Tel: 01872 223377


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