THE GOLFMARK AWARD

CLEVELAND GOLF CLUB has recently been awarded the prestigious golfmark award!

What is GolfMark?

  • A national scheme that identifies and recognises¬†junior and beginner friendly golf facilities
  • Any golf club affiliated to England Golf may apply to gain the GolfMark Award

The three key areas within the golf club which are assessed are:

  • Coaching & Playing
  • Club Environment (including sports equity & ethics)
  • Child Protection & Duty of Care

Key Statistics from the GolfMark survey to accredited golf clubs:

  • 57% Have experienced an increased awareness/recognition of their facility in the local community
  • 65% have received recognition and support from current members/different sections of the club’s membership
  • 51% have experienced an increase in membership
  • 85% have accessed funding/grants since achieving the award

Once a golf club is awarded GolfMark, they will also be recognised by Sport England as a Clubmark facility –click here¬†for further information on Clubmark.