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WELSH GOLFING UNION
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The Welsh Golfing Union was established in 1895 making us the third oldest Union in the World after Ireland and Canada.
As of 1st January 2001 there are 159 clubs affiliated to the Union.
The objects of the Union as set out in the "Rules and Constitution" are:
·To take any steps which may be deemed necessary to promote and further the interest of the amateur game in Wales.
·To hold a Championship Meeting and other Individual or Team Meetings every year.
·To encourage, financially and/or otherwise, Inter-Club, Inter-County and International Matches and such other events as may be authorised by the Council.
·To assist in setting up and maintaining a uniform system of Course Rating and Handicapping.
·To assist in the establishment and maintenance of high standards of greenkeeping.