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.

This club offers the following membership options:



Big Week Of Sport Information

We will be running the following 'taster' and 'squad selection' sessions for Golf, following on from our Sports Fair on Wednesday 27th September. Please note that these sessions are free to attend, aimed to let you try the sport before committing to a membership, or to attend a selection for one of our BUCS teams: 

Squad Selection 1 Saturday 30th September 14:00-17:00 Close House
Squad Selection 2 Wednesday 4th October 13:00-16:00 Close House


Club Costs

"COMPETE" 23/24 Membership - £400 

"TRAIN" 23/24 Membership - £150

For those interested in competing in BUCS you should attend a trial session, should you be successful you will be given a link to access a page to purchase the relevent membership for your selected team. 

Training Times & Venues

Venue: Close House Golf Club

Golf (Development): TBC

Golf (BUCS): TBC

Training Dates:

Semester 1 w/c: 02.10.2023 - 11.12.2023

Semester 2 w/c: 08.01.2024 - 18.03.2024

Semester 3 w/c: 15.04.2024 - 29.04.2024

Key Contacts

Head Coach: Tim Cockill / Sally Hinton

Club President: Billy Snowden