Loughborough University is one of the leading higher education institutions for golf in the UK. We run a comprehensive programme designed to develop golf to the highest standard. We are delighted to be supported by the R&A who provide funding to the programme and to gifted individuals.
The 30 person mixed squad comprises of golfers with a handicap range from plus’ to mid-single figures. Selection for the squad is done through a competitive trials process, and team selection takes place weekly through our selection committee.
Our programme will provide you with all the support you need in order to maximise your potential as a golfer. In doing this, you can help Loughborough to maintain its position at the top of British University sport.
The golf programme comprises of the following elements:
- Regular range sessions with supplemented range balls
- Specific strength and conditioning support*
- Nutritional support
- Psychology workshops and individual support
- Optional swing coaching sessions
- Discounted Powerbase membership*
LSUGC have 3 teams that compete in the BUCS league and knockout competitions. We also support our top players to attend BUCS student tour events playing at some of the finest courses in the UK.
The team’s base is Park Hill Golf Club who provide golf all year round at a heavily discounted rate. We work closely with Charnwood Golf & Leisure complex to arrange practice facilities and lessons for our ‘recreational’ squad. The top players can apply for a mini-scholarship that supports access to the prestigious Longcliffe Golf Club.
For more information please contact:
Golf Programme Co-ordinator – Peter Hubbard
Team Captain – Matt Goodley
Or visit https://twitter.com/LSUGC