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Coronation Foursomes

Established in 1953, the Coronation Foursomes is the leading event for women’s club golfers in Great Britain & Ireland and is open to all members of affiliated golf clubs who hold a CONGU handicap.

Teams compete in both local and regional qualifying until sixteen pairs emerge to play in the Grand Final.

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2016 Coronation Foursomes Champions

Enid Gott and Karen Hughes

2016 Coronation Foursomes

Enid Gott and Karen Hughes of Wike Ridge, Leeds Golf Centre won the 2016 Coronation Foursomes after amassing a superb 44 points in the handicap stableford played at the Eden Course, St Andrews. They finished five points clear of nearest challengers, Max Bourn and Josie Brown of Arkley.

2017 Championship

2018 Junior Open Venue Eden Course

2017 Championship

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Grand Final

The 2017 Grand Final will be played on Monday 18 September on the Eden Course, St Andrews.

The finalists will enjoy 2 nights at the prestigious five-star Old Course Hotel Golf Resort & Spa and the chance to participate in the Pro-Am of the 2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club.

Area Final Venues

Silloth on Solway, Cumbria (Mon 24 July)

Hexham, Northumberland (Wed 26 July)

Manchester, Greater Man (Tues 18 July)

Mickleover, Derbyshire (Mon 31 July)

Wollaton Park, Notts (Mon 7 Aug)

Caversham Heath, Berks (Tues 1 Aug)

Bath, Somerset (Tues 22 Aug)

Rochford Hundred, Essex (Tues 18 July)

Faversham, Kent (Fri 11 Aug)

Ross-on-Wye, Heref (Mon 24 July)

Massereene, Co Antrim (Tues 1 Aug)

Killeen, Co Kildare (Wed 26 July)

Brechin, Angus (Mon 31 July)

Turnhouse, Midlothian (Tues 25 July)

Lanark, Lanarkshire (Mon 14 Aug)

Cradoc, Powys (Mon 14 Aug)

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2017 Championship

Format

History

The first stage of the tournament is a Qualifying Round played over 18 holes of foursomes stableford.

The best 100 scores in relation to the Standard Scratch Score of the qualifying course will qualify for the Area Final, which is held in locations around Great Britain and Ireland and will consist of 18 holes of foursomes stableford.

Eight teams will qualify for the Grand Final, which will consist of 18 holes of foursomes stableford.

HISTORY

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2017 Championship

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History

The Coronation Foursomes was established in 1953 and has become the leading foursomes event for club golfers in Great Britain & Ireland.

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