Speedgolf, the sport which addresses pace of play head on, will be back at a new venue, when the the British Open Speedgolf Championships returns on Sunday September 17.

The tournament will take place at Piltdown Golf Club, East Sussex just 20 miles from London Gatwick.

Speedgolf attracts both golfers and runners or those who seek a fresh fitness challenge. Whilst it is more physically demanding than the traditional golf game, providing a good work out, it is also a lot of fun. 

Pam Painter Co-Founder of British Speedgolf says,

‘The common misconception is that Speedgolf is simply rushing around a golf course, it is the opposite. Whilst it is faster, the skill in Speedgolf is balancing your running pace with your capacity to accurately play your shots to get the lowest combined score possible.”

Favourite for this year's championship, which is in its fourth year, is Emma Morgan, who has won the title for the past two years, and came third in the 2015 World Speedgolf Championship in Chicago.

The sport is believed to have begun in the US in the 1970's when a handful of golfers began setting and chasing a world record. There are now over 15 Speedgolf leagues operated within the US and the sport is now attracting global interest with other nations hosting national championships and/or leagues including Australia, Japan, Iceland, Sweden and New Zealand. Other European countries are set to embrace Speedgolf in 2017.

For more information visit: 

Lexi Thompson Takes To Instagram To Thank Fans. Read More




PUMA Unveil Stunning New Footwear Collection

December 16, 2017 What's New
PUMA Golf has introduced a selection of its Spring Summer ’18 footwear collection showcasing the brand’s cutting-edge, stylish offerings for both men and women.



Could A New Tee Launch Your Game Further?

December 12, 2017 What's New
Could it be that a new tee rather than an updated driver is the key to shaving shots off your score? It would certainly save a few pennies. That's the claim of Golf Joy Tee.



PGA Catalunya Resort: Here Come The Girls!

December 15, 2017 Europe
PGA Catalunya Resort in Spain’s Costa Brava is an established golf resort, but as Alison Root discovered, if you’re considering a girlie getaway, golf is not the only thing on offer!



If Only I Knew How To Cure The Shanks...

December 05, 2017 Quick Tips
This is a question pros get asked every day! The answer is that there are a number of reasons why you shank a ball and many possible solutions. Here are some tips if everything else fails!

Women & Golf Videos

subs offer latest


We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience.
By continuing to use our website without changing the settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.