Role of a Delegate
Each of our Affiliated Clubs nominates an HLG Club Delegate; this delegate is also the Voting Member at HLG AGMs. Club Delegates play a vital role in ensuring your club is kept abreast of HLG news and upcoming competitions and representing your club’s views to HLG. Download the latest job description here >>
Changing of Club Delegate
When the Delegate (Voting Member) at your club changes, you need to complete the following Form of Invitation document and send it to our Finance Director, Judy Andrews. You can either post a copy to the registered county address at the bottom of the form or email a scanned copy to email@example.com
2020 AGM The 2020 AGM was held on Wednesday 9th December 2020. The record of decisions from this meeting can be viewed here >>
2022 HLG Competition Flyers – Delegates asked us to produce some down-loadable competition ‘flyers’ to help promote all the various HLG events. These are available here for clubs to use as they think fit.
Academy Taster Session Flyer – The flyer for the academy taster session can be downloaded here
Club Delegates’ Meetings are held biannually, in Spring & late Autumn.
4th October 2021 – the slide pack from that meeting is shown here. Following valuable feedback from Delegates captured here, HLG has agreed a series of Actions that will be implemented over the coming months. A summary of the key points is shown here and our May progress report is available here>>
Next Delegates’ Meeting – the next meeting is scheduled for Friday 21st October and will be held at Royal Winchester GC. More details will follow in due course.
HLG News and HLG Board Downloads
HLG is committed to improving its visibility and transparency. The latest correspondence to Delegates can be viewed here and the latest summary of the key points from our quarterly HLG Board Meetings are available below:
GROWING THE GAME
Are you helping to ‘Grow the Game’?
England Golf has some great initiatives aimed at growing the game at club level. Need help recruiting more volunteers? Make sure you link up with EG’s Club Support Officer network and check out their helpful guidance on club volunteers here >>
Designed to help new golfers develop as players, the FREE Women on Par packs are available here >>.
Are you looking to introduce a buddy programme for new members? Start by watching the on-demand ‘Developing a Buddy Scheme’ webinar here >>
Do you want to encourage beginner girls (aged 5-18) to learn to play golf in a fun & friendly way? Have a look at the 2022 programme for GirlsGolfRocks Remember though that your Club must be SafeGolf Accredited to participate.
Have you considered registering for the R&A Women in Golf Charter which specifically aims to strengthen the focus on gender balance, to support the recruitment & retention of women, and to develop an inclusive environment for women and girls within golf.
Let’s start sharing best practice! Let’s hear your club news!
- Have you just run an Academy for new joiners? How’s that going??
- Do you run a Buddy Scheme? If so, tell us how that works…
- Do you run special events for your higher handicappers?
- Have you got a great junior girls section?
- Do you have a local hero at your Club? Tell us about her….
Share your news and fun photos – let’s put your Ladies Section on the map email firstname.lastname@example.org to tell us what you’ve been up to.