As the national governing body for golf in the country, England Golf have a responsibility to work at the centre of the game, supporting and empowering players, clubs and counties. Helping them to develop and flourish.
England Golf's new 'Course Planner' refocuses priorities, energy and passions on key areas to help widen golf's appeal, highlighting our sport as more inclusive and accessible than ever.
To find out more details about England Golf's current strategy, please click here.
The Club Support Officer (CSO) is a key component in England Golf's Club Support Network and they're vital to promoting and developing golf. Gloucestershire's CSO will be will be your first point of contact and can offer tailored support to suit your clubs' needs. The support can come in different forms:
Your CSO can provide help on the following:
Recruitment and retention
Safeguarding and child protection including SafeGolf accreditation
Junior golf including club-school links
Finance and Funding opportunities
For more information on the support available around the subjects above, details of training and education available to clubs and volunteers, please go to
Gloucestershire's designated Club Support Officer is Sebastian Forrest: