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Sweetwoods member wins British Speedgolf Pairs Championship on home course

Last Saturday (8 June) Sweetwoods were privileged to play host to the British Speedgolf Pairs Championship on a slightly grey summer’s day. The parkland course was demanding physically due to its undulating elevation on this PAR 72 course. Heavy rain the previous 24 hours and cold blustery winds led to challenging conditions but despite this the course was in superb condition and rain staid off for the duration of championship play. The British Speedgolf Pairs championship is a Foursome format (single ball,

12 pairs will be vying for glory at this year’s British Speedgolf Pairs Championship

George Boxall and Tom Roberts are defending their British Speedgolf Pairs title. Last year they completed 18 holes in a staggering 41 minutes and six seconds  to secure their victory. The field also includes a past World Guinness Record holder for the fastest PAR 5 hole, Steve Jeffs who is competing with Pro Golfer Luke Willett, also known as the Iron Golfer, a reputation earned by his extreme golf adventures. Others competing include a pair from France and a husband

We welcome Gary Gilligan as our new PGA Professional

  We welcome Gary Gilligan as our new PGA Professional We are delighted to announce the appointment of Gary Gilligan to the team at Sweetwoods Park. Please see below Gary’s letter of introduction: Dear Member/Player, Please let me take this opportunity to introduce myself as the newly appointed PGA Professional at Sweetwoods Park. My name is Gary Gilligan, I’m a PGA Professional based locally in Sevenoaks. I’m delighted to accept this opportunity to oversee the Golf Operations and be part of Team at Sweetwoods.

Events calendar for Spring and Summer announced at Sweetwoods

Following on from our successful Autumn/Winter calendar of events, Sweetwoods are proud to announce our new calendar for Spring/Summer 2019. The dates run from March to August and include many Clubhouse events to tantalise your tastebuds! Chef David will be running his popular gourmet Five Course Taster Menu on the last week of every month, using seasonal, locally-sourced produce. For wine connoisseurs we have our first Wine Pairing Supper on Friday 22nd March with wine expert Charles Waud from Waud Wines

Chef David’s Southern French gourmet wine pairing dinner

And now for something very special! Next month (March) our chef David is flexing his culinary muscles to bring a very special experience to Sweetwoods.  Teaming up with local wine experts Waud Wines, he has created a bespoke five-course evening dinner with paired wines.  For this special evening, Waud Wines will be supplying the matching wines from Southern France for this gourmet dinner. Charles Waud, one of the owners of Waud Wines, will be in attendance to talk our guests through each

The British Speedgolf Pairs Championship comes to Sweetwoods Park Golf Club

We are delighted to announce that we have teamed up with British Speedgolf and will be hosting the 2019 British Speedgolf Pairs Championship. The event takes place on our stunning parkland course in an area of outstanding natural beauty on Saturday 8th June between 7am and 10am. Sweetwoods has been supporting Speedgolf, with one of our members, Mariette Hilborne running a weekly social session every Wednesday morning to introduce members and visitors of all abilities to this faster version of the sport. Speedgolf

Christmas Gifts: give a taste of Sweetwoods Park this Christmas

We have the perfect Christmas gift for any of your golfing buddies that aren’t members of the Club. Our ‘Taster Day’ vouchers for a full day at Sweetwoods Park includes tea or coffee on arrival, 18 holes of golf followed by a delicious two course a la carte lunch in the Chartwell Restaurant. The vouchers are available for weekdays at £55 or weekends at £60 and can be purchased in the Pro Shop. Merry Christmas!  

Visitors: WIN free membership worth £330

Fancy getting your hands on a FREE top-of-the-range membership for three months? To win full access to the course, seven days a week all you need to do is: 1 Sign up to our newsletter 2 Play the course! Book 18 holes any time between now and 15 December 2018.  When you arrive, visit our Pro Shop to be entered into our free draw to win three month’s free membership, to start on your choice of month. Think of it as an early

Full Course review form The Sussex Golfer

https://thesussexgolfer.wordpress.com/2018/09/23/sweetwoods-park-golf-club-course-review/ By The Sussex Golfer September 2018 So it has been a while since I sat down and done a review for the blog, but having played Sweetwoods Park Golf Club twice since mid-August, I felt compelled to tell you all about it! From the very moment you turn in through the gates off the A264, you know you are in for a treat. As the drive winds it way down between the 2nd green and 3rd tee, across the 1st fairway and down

Autumn/Winter events calendar is announced

Following the votes and feedback from the members, the events calendar for the coming months has been announced today. A big thank you to all of the members who voted in our survey or came up with suggestions of your own – it has helped us to compile what we think is our best events calendar yet! From charity quiz nights to gourmet fine dining with wine pairing – themed evenings to a tribute band – there’s plenty to keep everyone