The 33rd L&RSGA Championships due to be held at Forest Hill was cancelled due to Covid restrictions applicable at the time of the event.
As a result of not being able to run our local qualifier both the Mens Union and the Ladies Association, who together run the Leicestershire and Rtland Schools Golf Association were invited to submit 6 players into the Midland Championhsips held at Chesterfield GC on Friday 4th June 2021.
From this event three of our Team successfully qualified for the National Finals!! - read more.
Our local qualifing event will return in 2022 and entry forms will be published on the County Websites.
2022 Event details:
The Championships are open to boys and girls in full time education who have an official club handicap of 28 or better for boys and 36 or better for Girls. Handicap verification certificates will be required on the day. The competition will be a single medal and results will be forwarded to home clubs for handicapping purposes.
Schools and Colleges in Leicestershire and Rutland may enter as many students as they wish, either in teams of 3 or as individuals. If entered as a Team each player will also automatically be included in the singles event as well.
Entry Fees: £10 per player
Age Limit: born on or after 1st September 2002
Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
Best Gross Score (Leicestershire Schools Champion)
Best Nett Score (Boy & Girl)
Best Nett Team Score (3 players any combination Boys, Girls or Mixed - best 2 scores from 3 count)
Based on gross performances and handicap limits a number of boys and girls may be selected to represent Leicestershire & Rutland Schools in the Midlands Schools Championships (a Scratch Competition). At this event the opportunity will exist for a number of players to qualify for the National Schools Championship and ultimately be awarded a Home International Cap.
In addition, the winning School Team will go forward to represent Leicestershire & Rutland Schools in the National Schools Team Championships (a Nett Competition). The qualifying Team must be accompanied at this event by an adult representative from the School.
Important Note: The Parental Consent Form must be completed for each student and handed in on the day of the event. Please be aware that a player not handing in the signed consent form on the day will not be allowed to play in the event.