The Leicestershire & Rutland Golf Union have a number of partnerships available for the benefit of individual members, clubs in the Union and golfers in general.
Getting into golf
If you're new to golf and want to find out more about the game, how to join a club, where to get lessons have a look at the following resources
The Golf Foundation - aiming to give all young people a positive experience through the medium of golf regardless of their background or circumstances
The Professional Golfers Association (PGA) - information about finding a professional if you are after lessons or want to buy equipment. Also results from local, regional, national and international tournaments.
Governance and Partner Bodies
The R&A - International organisation responsible for maintaining the rules of golf and running of national & international champions such as the Open.
England Golf - The national body for golf in England - information about getting into golf, resources for clubs, national championship entries, start times and results.
Midland Golf Union - Information about all of the counties that make up the Midland region, along with regional championship entries, start times and results.
The Leicestershire & Rutland Ladies County Golf Association (L&RLCGA) - Information and resources for female golfers in Leicestershire & Rutland including competition and team match results.
BIGGA - Dedicated to the continuing professional development of its members and in serving their needs will strive through education and training for standards of excellence in golf course management throughout the greenkeeping profession.
STRI - Sports Turf Research Institute
GTC - The Greenkeepers Training Committee
Golf Club Managers Association - S upporting more than 2,300 Golf Secretaries (managers) and their Clubs through a network incorporating a National Head office in Weston-super-Mare and 17 Regional Secretaries spread throughout the UK.
Training and Development
SprintSpeed - fitness, flexibility, strength and conditioning coaching for the Leicestershire & Rutland Golf Union representative teams.
Ignite Golf Conditioning - personal training and development plans
Richard Hughes - L&RGU Junior Team Coach