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Membership

If you play golf then you’re welcome to become a member of the English Golf Society. You don’t have to play well (though we do ask that you can play to a 36 handicap or better) but you do need to know the rules and etiquette of the game and you need to be able to play a round in about 4 hours without hacking up the course (by most golfing standards a modest requirement). A sense of humour is also quite useful but any golfer who’s hit his first two shots into the bushes off the first tee knows that (and we’ve all done it).

An EGS member can play in all EGS events and competitions at the reduced green fees that are available to us, he or she receives a credit card-type membership card, all results and changes in handicap are recorded by the Handicap Secretary and he or she is eligible to win prizes in all events.

The membership fee is € 40 a year plus a € 60 joining fee for new members. However, new members who are 25 years old and under in the year of joining will have their joining fee permanently waived (although the 40 annual subscription is still to be paid). All income is spent on prizes for the various competitions or on subsidizing the Christmas party.

If you’d like to learn more about or join the English Golf Society then the easiest way is to click on the Facebook link on the left which will take you to our EGS Group Page. From there you can apply to join that group and you'll be contacted by one of the committee.
 
Alternatively, if you don't have access to Facebook then simply take a look at our Fixture List and come along to one of the Sunday golf days where invariably there will be a committee member in attendance.