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Feb22

Let’s build a Fire Pit

Posted on Feb 22

For the past few years there have been inquiries from members about adding a fire pit at Stafford Country Club. Thanks to an initial offer from the Women’s Association, and additional contributions from a few members, we are very hopeful to make this happen this year. To make this a reality, and to avoid dipping into our Capital Fund, it will take some additional contributions from members. The estimated cost to add a fire pit and concrete walkway to match the patio is $5,000. This is only an estimate...

Feb21

2017 Calendar Updated

Posted on Feb 21

The 2017 Stafford Country Club Calendar is still a work in progress, but all known events have been posted on both the Website and Clubster.  Details for events will be added as we get closer to those...

Feb21

Titleist ProV Sale

Posted on Feb 21

From our Head Golf Professional, Eric: Let's hope we have an early spring so we can get an early start to 2017!! Just a reminder the Golf Shop will open April 14, which is a Friday! Mike and I are looking forward to a Great year!! Titleist has announced its tremendously popular Loyalty program again this year! Starting March 16, if you purchase 3 doz Pro V's, you get 1 FREE!! They must be personalized not logoed! This program starts March 16!! This was a huge success last year...

Feb21

New for 2017… a Guest can be your league partner

Posted on Feb 21

To entice new members, the suggestion has been made to allow weekly Member /Guest play.  The Board of Governors has approved this idea with the following stipulations: On Tuesday’s, during the Men’s 9 hole league and on Thursday’s during the Women's 9 hole league, play will be allowed as member/member or member/guest. If playing member/guest, the member must identify only one person to play as his/her guest in the league. The term is only good for a single year (at end of the year the guest must decide to...

Feb20

2017-2018 Travis Society Scholarship

Posted on Feb 20

  The Walter J. Travis Society, Inc, awards The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship annually to recognize the remarkable accomplishments and contributions of Walter J. Travis in the game of golf.  In his pioneering career, he was a champion amateur golfer, esteemed golf course architect, innovative turf grass expert, and prolific golf journalist.  We encourage applicants to learn more about the man in whose honor this scholarship has been established.  Go to  www.travissociety.com or http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Travis The Travis Memorial Scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing a career in one...

Feb20

Rules of Golf — change for 2017

Posted on Feb 20

The following is copied from an article in Golf Digest: One of golf’s most unjust rules is finally going to change. Effective Jan. 1, courses and tournament committees can enact a Local Rule that says if you, your caddie, your partner or your equipment accidentally move a ball or ball marker on the putting green, there is no penalty and the ball should be replaced. This Local Rule, which was announced jointly by the USGA and R&A, also applies to your opponent or opponents in match play, the other...