Northumbria University Golf club have developed a national reputation for playing in the highest division within the BUCS leagues. The golf club compete and train out of Close House Golf Club, home to the 2020 British Masters. The club have access to world-class facilities at the golf club and are coached by Tim Cockill and Sally Hinton who are also based out of Close House.

The team compete in weekly BUCS fixtures up and down the country as well as competing on the BUCS Individual Golf Tour circuit playing on some of the best courses in the UK. The golf club are very grateful for the support and active involvement they have from the R&A.


Available memberships in Golf in 2023/24:

"COMPETE"  Membership - £400 (1st team ) or £350 (2nd team)

This membership offers regular coached sessions with PGA Professional Coaches Tim Cockhill & Sally Hinton, making use of the exceptional facilities at Close House. Membership includes opportunities to take part in BUCS fixtures within the 1st or 2nd teams. COMPETE memberships can only be purchased following successful squad selection during our Big Week of Sport. Please note that both squads are currently full. If you wish to enquire about joining either squad in January, please contact Head Coach Tim Cockhill (listed further below).

Wednesdays 13:00 - 16:00  &  Saturdays 13:00 - 16:00


"TRAIN"  Membership - £150

This membership offers regular coached sessions, with PGA Professional Coach Sally Hinton, making use of the exceptional facilities at Close House. This year we have 2 TRAIN memberships available:

Group 1 - Mondays - 15:00-17:00  

Group 2 - Tuesdays - 15:00-17:00

Training Dates:

Semester 1: 02.10.2023 - 11.12.2023

Semester 2: 08.01.2024 - 18.03.2024

Semester 3: 15.04.2024 - 29.04.2024

Key Contacts

Head Coach: Tim Cockill / Sally Hinton

Club President: Billy Snowden

1st Team Captain: Joe Page


The Golf club is supported by Northumbria Sport's Club Development Officer Amy Hargrave.