The Club’s different sections also offer you many opportunities to play competitive golf:
Competitions are organised by the Ladies’ Section on most Thursdays during the year and entry to these competitions may be made by entering your name on the timesheets in the ladies’ changing room. Knockout matchplay competitions are also held and entry forms are available from the changing room or the club website.
All golf members aged 55 years or over, are eligible to participate in Seniors' Section events without additional annual subscription. These include twice weekly competitions Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the year and friendly matches are organised, home and away, against neighbouring Clubs. For further information about the Seniors' Section contact the Seniors’ Captain.
Cradoc is one of fifty South Wales clubs belonging to the Wayfarers’ Golf Society. The aims of the Society are to engender fellowship amongst the members, raise money for charity, and generally have a good time. You need a handicap of 10 – 17 inclusive, a sense of team loyalty, and the time for the fixtures that are listed in the fixture book.
Cradoc members belong to the Halletts League of South Wales. The organisation runs league and cup matches for clubs within the league. It is open to club members with an official club handicap of 18+. The Hallett League matches are made up of five pairs who play foursomes matches home and away. New players always welcome.
Coaching is arranged throughout the summer on Friday evenings, Junior members of all levels of experience are welcome to attend. If you are interested in taking part in the Friday evening lessons and/or joining the Junior section here at Cradoc, contact the Professional Richard Davies (01874 625524) or the Office (623658).
Costs and Availability of Membership Options
In 2019 FREE Junior membership is available to all persons under the age of 18 on application. Numbers may be limited subject to demand.
This offer is targeted at newcomers to the game but existing junior golfers may take advantage also. Full access to the golf course is included. Entry into Club competitions is subject to the individual having an official handicap and payment of a small administration fee.
Student membership is also available to persons continuing in full time education. The subscription is just £154.20 per year.
Tailored Membership categories
The Club also offers time-sensitive categories of membership which may suit individuals who are not able or do not wish to participate 7 days a week:
Currently available for £448.20 per annum
(Midweek members may play only from Monday to Friday and must leave the course by 5.00 pm. The Club will not handicap midweek members, and they are not allowed to play in competitions or represent the Club in any club fixtures).
Currently available for £319.20 per annum
(Twilight members can play after 5.00 pm any day during summer (April to October) and/or after 1.00 pm during winter (November to March incl). The Club will not handicap Twilight members, and they are not allowed to play in competitions or represent the Club in any club fixtures).
Currently available for £256.20 per annum
(Country members must live outside a radius of 25 miles of Cradoc GC. Country members are not allowed to play in competitions or represent the Club in any club fixtures).
Cradoc GC offers a supportive staged subscription regime which assists young individuals to maintain the affordability of playing membership of the Club between 18 and 35 years of age.
We believe we offer attractive rates for ages: 18-21 = £217.20 / 22-30 = £346.20 / 31-35 = £496.20.
The above categories carry full membership rights and entitlements.
Full Membership (Ladies and Gents over 35)
The Full Membership packages offer several benefits including a 10% discount on all drinks and some meals purchased via the Bar, discounted access to balls used on the Driving Range, and Golf Club Network vouchers to obtain discounted green fee rates each year at 8 other leading South/Mid Wales Golf Clubs. See here for details
Annual subscription for the period February 2019 to January 2020 is £616.20.
The club operates a continuous Direct Debit option for the payment of subscriptions, which is available to all members (existing and new) at NO EXTRA COST.
New Membership can be commenced at any point during the year, where if paying in full a pro-rata rate will be calculated in relation to the remaining months of the financial year.
New members who wish to join the DD scheme from the start are required to maintain payments for a minimum of 12 months, and must give 3 months’ notice of any intention to cancel.
As a registered Community Amateur Sports Club, Cradoc GC also offers a concessionary rate for Full playing membership. This concessionary rate is available to any individual who can demonstrate restricted affordability/ low or modest incomes. The concessionary rate is currently £511.20 per annum further details for application procedure are available from the Club Manager 01874 623658