Feb 3 2012 by Donald Morton, Stirling Observer Friday
LOCAL clubs involved in the junior programme Clubgolf could gain national recognition at the RBS Junior Club and Volunteer Awards next month.
There is a prize of £1000 for the junior club of the year and £500 will be presented to Scottish golf’s leading volunteer.
The numbers of children taking up golf across Scotland is at an all-time high.
More than 12,675 children are active in Clubgolf coaching at 311 clubs in Scotland, with an army of 1575 hard-working volunteer coaches.
Aberfoyle Golf Club, Balfron Golf Society, Bridge of Allan GC, Brucefields Family Golf Centre, Buchanan Castle GC, Callander GC, Dunblane New GC, Killin GC, Stirling GC, The Peak and Stirling University are all involved.
To nominate a club for the awards visit www.scottishgolf.org . All nominations must be received by February 10.
The awards ceremony takes place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow on , March 23.