Gog Magog Golf Club is a golf club, located in Shelford Bottom, Cambridgeshire, England. It is located about 4 miles south of Cambridge.Using our custom trip planner, Cambridge attractions like Gog Magog Golf Course can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
The Club was established in October 1901, founded by John Bascombe Lock, and is ranked as the top golf course in the county by the website Top 100 Golf Courses. The course was designed by W. Duncan. Herbert Strong, the professional from Sandwich, would start his golf career here in 1902. The Wright Cup was held at the Gog Magog Golf Club in the early 1970s. Howard Florey was a player here while at Cambridge. The golf course was historically "reserved for graduate members of the University of Cambridge".
A second course was established in 1999, the Wandlebury, which is also voted the second best golf course in the county after the old course. In 2007, the Wandlebury course was used for the regional qualifiers to the Open Championship. On the hill above the course is an Iron Age plateau fort.
The Gog Magog Club is also well known for holding the annual Lagonda Trophy, which has been won by many big golfing names such as Luke Donald and Lee Westwood.
Gog Magog Golf Course is a biological Site of Special Scientific Interest.
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We were 12 players from East London. From the Pro shop, office staff and the bar. The service was great. The course played great. This was one of the best full English breakfast we have had and we go.... more
We were 12 players from East London. From the Pro shop, office staff and the bar. The service was great. The course played great. This was one of the best full English breakfast we have had and we go.... more »
My wife I and chose this course to play to break up a long drive on our way home, and a great decision it was. The country is in a heatwave at the moment and all courses are affected...
My wife I and chose this course to play to break up a long drive on our way home, and a great decision it was. The country is in a heatwave at the moment and all courses are affected... more »
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