Open Weekend

Builth Wells Golf Club runs various Open Events throughout the season. Men, Ladies, Junior and Mixed events ensuring all categories of golfer are catered for. Without doubt our flagship event is the August Open Weekend running over 4 days, visitors from as far a field as London, Liverpool, Leicestershire frequently return to take part in an event that is always fully subscribed by the end of February.

A full list of the Open Events are listed below. Entry forms are available from the Secretary or can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

Early entry is advisable as the open events are popular. Tee times allocated on a first come first served basis.

Upcoming Open Golf Events

Ladies Open

Saturday 9th May 2015
Individual Stableford, Silver & Bronze Divisions. Nett & gross stableford prizes. Handicap Limit: 36. Entry Fee: £12.00 – Visitors; £6.00 – Members. Active handicaps only, handicap certificates required.

Men's Open - G.E. Sayce Cup

Sunday 17th May 2015
Individual Medal, Full Handicap Gross & Nett Prizes. Entry Fee: £12.00 – Visitors; £6.00 – Members. Competitive handicaps only. Handicap certificates required.

Spring Mini Open Weekend - 4 ball better ball

Saturday 23rd May 2015
Men and Ladies pairs, no mixed; Mens section winners - The John N. Jones Trophy Handicap limit: Men - 28; Ladies - 36; 3/4ths handicap allowance Entry fee: £12.00 per person visitors; Competitive handicaps only may enter

Spring Mini Open Weekend - Mixed Greensomes Stableford

Sunday 24th May 2015
The Gerry Kershaw Cup. Mixed greensomes stableford; 1/2 combined handicap; 6 drives per player required; Entry fee: £20.00 per pair - visitors Competitive handicaps only may enter

Spring Mini Open Weekend - Spring Team Challenge (teams of three)

Monday 25th May 2015
Teams of three, Men or Ladies, No Mixed teams. Best two scores on each hole apart from holes 6,10,18 all three to count. Stableford, 7/8ths handicap. Handicap Limit: Men – 24; Ladies – 36. Entry Fee: £12.00 – Visitors;

Men's Seniors Fourball Open

Monday 8th June 2015
For Ages 55+. Fourball Better Ball Stableford. Prizes: Overall winner down to 7th place. Entry Fee: £14.00 per person – Visitors; £7.00 – Members. Inactive handicaps are not eligible to enter

Senior Men's Open

Wednesday 1st July 2015
Individual Stableford, Handicap categories: 0 – 13; 14 – 18; 19 – 28. Prizes: Overall winner plus five prizes in each category. Entry Fee: £14.00 - Visitors; £8.00 – Members. Competitive handicaps only may enter.

Ladies Seniors Open

Monday 3rd August 2015
Individual Stableford in handicap categories. Prizes: Prizes in each handicap category. Entry Fee: £12.00 - Visitors; £6.00 – Members. Active handicaps only.

Open Weekend - Friday 28th - Monday 31st August 2015

Friday 28th August 2015
Friday 28th – Team of four, Men, Ladies or Mixed teams. Handicap Limit: 28 men; 36 ladies; 7/8ths handicap allowance Overall best score – Cumberland Cup; Prizes in each category. Entry Fee: £12.00 per player – Visitors Tee times: 8.00am - 3.30pm

Open Weekend Fourball Better Ball Stableford

Saturday 29th August 2015
Men Pairs – Jim Downs Cup; Ladies Pairs - Manchester Trophy Handicap Limit: Men - 28; Ladies 36; 3/4 handicap allowance Prizes: Men & Ladies Entry Fee: £16.00 per player – Visitors

Open Weekend Hugh Vaughan Mixed Greensomes

Sunday 30th August 2015
Mixed Greensomes medal Handicap Limit: Men - 28; Ladies - 36; 1/2 combined handicaps Gross & Nett Prizes. Entry Fee: £24.00 per pair – Visitors

Open Weekend Heart of Wales Trophy

Monday 31st August 2015
Individual stableford, Men & Ladies Handicap Limit: Full Handicap Overall winner – best score against standard scratch. Prizes in men’s & ladies categories. Entry Fee: £16.00 – Visitors

Ladies Team Event

Wednesday 9th September 2015
Team of three, Handicap Limit: 36 Entry Fee: £30.00 per team – Visitors. Competitive handicaps only eligible to enter

Memorial Competition

Sunday 4th October 2015
Team of three, Men or Ladies, No mixed teams. Stableford, 3/4 handicap allowance. Handicap Limit: Men – 28; Ladies – 36. Entry Fee: £12.00 per player - Visitors. Inactive handicaps are not eligible to enter

Calendar of Golf Events

Date

Event

3rd December 2014

Ladies Christmas Coffee Morning

9th May 2015

Ladies Open

17th May 2015

Men's Open - G.E. Sayce Cup

23rd May 2015

Spring Mini Open Weekend - 4 ball better ball

24th May 2015

Spring Mini Open Weekend - Mixed Greensomes Stableford

25th May 2015

Spring Mini Open Weekend - Spring Team Challenge (teams of three)

8th June 2015

Men's Seniors Fourball Open

1st July 2015

Senior Men's Open

3rd August 2015

Ladies Seniors Open

28th August 2015

Open Weekend - Friday 28th - Monday 31st August 2015

29th August 2015

Open Weekend Fourball Better Ball Stableford

30th August 2015

Open Weekend Hugh Vaughan Mixed Greensomes

31st August 2015

Open Weekend Heart of Wales Trophy

9th September 2015

Ladies Team Event

4th October 2015

Memorial Competition

Please come back regularly, as more information is added throughout the year.

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Telephone: 01982 553296

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