Golf Events

handicap system Clubs should welcome 54 handicappers with open arms November 21, 2016 9:29 am

By Jon Woodroffe, World of Golf London Master Professional As a long-standing critic of the handicap system in the UK, I welcomed the introduction in January of this year, the ‘Club Handicap’ which allowed clubs to grant handicaps of up to 54 for adults as well as juniors. This option came with a caveat: handicaps higher than 28/36 are only... View Article

Seniors Matchplay April 16, 2015 10:23 pm

The warmest day of the year and there was some pretty hot golf played by the Seniors of Jon Woodroffe’s Tuesday morning roll up class at the Beautiful Woldingham golf club. They played a matchplay of the 10am class versus the 11am class with the latter being the victors by a margin of 7.5 points to 4.5 points. But there... View Article

Golf Society Day April 12, 2015 10:24 pm

Thanks to everyone that took part in our Society Day at Hampton Court earlier this month. The next Society Day will be announced in June. Our last one sold out fast so please book at reception.

Hoebridge Team Event March 19, 2015 10:32 pm

On a cold Sunday afternoon 20 of World of Golf New Malden customers braved both the weather and the wrath of their relatives to spend Mothers Day playing the lovely Hoebridge golf club in Woking. The format, dictated by the hours of light, was to play the first 9 holes if this challenging public 18 hole golf course. So 5... View Article

Seniors Championship Clandon Golf Wednesday 25th February March 1, 2015 10:37 pm

The first World of Golf Seniors Championship of the year took place at Clandon Golf near Guildford in Surrey on Wednesday 25th February and after all the cold weather we had suffered through the month of February, wasn’t it just the luck of these guys that they played on the warmest day of the year so far, part of the... View Article

Seniors Championship Clandon Golf March 1, 2015 10:37 am

The first World of Golf Seniors Championship of the year took place at Clandon Golf near Guildford in Surrey on Wednesday 25th February and after all the cold weather we had suffered through the month of February, wasn’t it just the luck of these guys that they played on the warmest day of the year so far, part of the... View Article

Golf Performance Centre Opening October 30, 2014 10:54 am

Our new Golf Performance Centre was opened on Monday Oct 27, by golf champion Bernard Gallacher OBE. To book a lesson or your free swing analysis call: 0208 949 9200

Fairways Vila Sol Golf Coaching Holiday October 23, 2014 11:12 pm

The 4th Fairways golf coaching holiday to Portugal took place over the weekend of October 17th to 20th 2014. The weekend before, the European Tour had been in town for the Portuguese Masters and the tournament was shortened to 36 holes due to torrential rain. But for the Fairways players the sun constantly shone and the temperature was in the... View Article

The Other Ryder Cup in Vilamoura October 2014 October 14, 2014 11:19 pm

The professionals at World of Golf Sidcup, Dan Rickett and World of Golf New Malden, Jon Woodroffe have often arranged coaching trips to Portugal and Spain for their clients, so in this Ryder Cup year it seemed an ideal time to combine a trip and add a Ryder Cup challenge to it. So October 3rd to 6th the battle was... View Article

Seniors Championship at Coulsdon Court August 21, 2014 11:44 pm

The latest playing of the World of Golf New Malden Seniors Championship was at Coulsdon Court Golf Club in Surrey. This was a course that very few of the guys had played before but I think they will be playing again as it met with universal appreciation. It was in super condition for a basic public course and the generous... View Article