Denton Golf Club, Manchester Road, Denton, Manchester, M34 2GG
Tel: 0161 336 3218

Take part in our Samaritans Golf Day

  • Garry Bennell

The Samaritans is a charity aimed at providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope or at risk of suicide. It is a non religious and non political organisation. There are in excess of 21,000 trained volunteers in over 200 branches across the country and every seven seconds a Samaritan responds to a call for help. No judgement. No pressure. All Samaritans are...

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Did you know? Playing off the wrong greens

  • Dan Lister

As we are likely to be using temporary greens, summer greens and even a mix of both and members need to be aware of the rule that applies when a ball is on a “green that is not in use”. This could be a temporary or even summer green. If your ball comes to rest on a green that is not in use you must take full relief from that green at the nearest point and no closer to the hole in play. You cannot...

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World Handicap System knowledge refresher part 1

  • Dan Lister

Last week we briefly mentioned slope and course rating and this week we will discuss it in more depth and how it affects performance against handicaps. What is Slope?. This is merely a measure of how hard a course plays for a handicap golfer as opposed to a scratch golfer. Some people assume that a higher slope rating means that a course is harder however that is not necessarily the case, and...

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