Lingdale Golf Club is delighted to have has become the latest signatory to The R&A’s Women in Golf Charter. The certificaiton can be found by clicking here.
The Golf Club has pledged to drive participation among women and girls as well as encouraging more females to pursue a career within the golf industry.
In keeping with the founding principles of the Charter, Lingdale Golf Club will continue to make strides towards further developing a welcoming and inspiring environment for all women and girls at the club.
As a signatory, Lingdale Golf Club has made a number of firm commitments with plans in place to measure the success of each pledge as well as having set timescales linked to each commitment. Our initial plans can be seen by clicking here.
Lingdale Golf Club has received the backing and full support from England Golf – the governing body for the amateur game in the country. England Golf will provide assistance via its network of Club Support Officers to enable the club to develop and expand their policy in the months and years to come.
Lingdale Golf Club has also appointed a Charter Champion to help co-ordinate the development of the plan to boost the numbers of women and girls involved in golf. Karen Docherty has been a member of the club for nine years and is excited about leading the Women in Golf Charter campaign.
Lingdale Golf Club will continue to contribute actively towards commitments that can change the culture of golf to the benefit of all of those who play and love the sport.