Golf Events

Scotland’s Hottest Championship Event Venue

Machrihanish Dunes is unquestionably one of the U.K.’s hottest golf destinations. With a links course that’s a perennial Top-100 and two beautiful award-winning hotels and golf cottages it makes for an ideal setting for hosting some of Scotland’s most exciting golf events.

  • Kintyre Team Championship, 21-22 April
  • Ladies’ Campbeltown Open, 30 June
  • Campbeltown Open, 30 June – 1 July
  • Campbeltown Open’s Junior Drive, Chip & Putt Competition, 1 July
  • Club Championship, 28 -29 July
  • The Black Sheep Open, 26 August
  • Kintyre Autumn Pairs, 6 October

**Special tournament player’s room rates are available at The Royal and Ugadale Hotels during each event. Email reservations@machdunes.com to book.**


Kintyre Team Championship at Machrihanish Dunes & Dunaverty

Weekends were made for golfing. Gather your team for this two-day competition on Saturday, 21 April and Sunday, 22 April 2018.

Saturday:

Format: two-ball/better-ball pairs stableford competition at Dunaverty GC
Both pairs’ scores count toward overall team score.

Sunday:

Format: individual stableford competition at Mach Dunes GC
Best 3 out of 4 scores count toward overall team score
£5 BBQ lunch will be available after play at Mach Dunes

Entry Fees*: £24 MDGC and DGC Members | £36 Non-Members
*includes golf rounds and prize giving

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.


Ladies’ Campbeltown Open

Grab your clubs, ladies—the competition is on! Join us Saturday, 30 June for a round of 18-hole individual stroke play.

Format: 18-hole individual stroke play
Tees: red
Pairings: 3-ball
Handicap Max.: 24
Entry Fees: £10 MDGC Members | £15 Argyll & Bute Residents | £20 Others

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.


Campbeltown Open

With this much talent, one go just isn’t enough. Join us for two exciting tournament rounds on 30 June and 1 July.

Saturday:

Format: 36-hole individual stroke play
Tees: white
Pairings: 3-ball
Handicap Max.: 19
Evening food and entertainment at The Kintyre Club – reservations required.

Sunday:

Format: Eclectic

Entry Fees: £25 MDGC Members | £40 Argyll & Bute Residents | £50 Others

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.


Campbeltown Open’s Junior Drive, Chip & Putt Competition

Calling all junior golfers! Earn trophies, medals, and bragging rights in the Drive, Chip & Putt competition on 1 July, open to golfers ages 6-17. There is no fee to participate and all skill levels are welcome! Junior clubs will be available to use.

Awards will be given in each division for drive for distance, chip for accuracy, and putt for accuracy.

BBQ lunch will be available throughout the day. Award ceremony to follow the competition.

To enter, please email drivechipandputt@machdunes.com with each child’s name, age, and whether or boy or girl, or call the Golf House at 01586 810 058.


Club Championship – members only

Two days. Two rounds. Thirty-six holes of individual stroke-play. Do you have what it takes to be named Club Champion? Join us Saturday, 28 July and Sunday, 29 July 2018 to find out!

Format: 36-hole individual stroke-play
Pairings: Round 1 – choose your tee time | Round 2 – pairings by score
Entry: £10 entry per person

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.


The Black Sheep Open

Is this why they call it “Sunday Funday”? Ladies and lads will play individual stableford at one of two tee times on 26 August: 8 AM or 11 AM.

Format: individual stableford
Pairings: 3-ball maximum
Max Handicap: men – 18 | women – 24
Tees: men – white | women – red
Entry Fees: £15 MDGC Members | £20 Kintyre Residents | £25 Standard

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.


Kintyre Autumn Pairs

Celebrate the season with the return of the Kintyre Autumn Pairs Classic on 6 October. Men’s, ladies’, and mixed divisions will compete in a 2-person better-ball format, so gather your partners and register today.

Format: 2-person better-ball, Stableford
Divisions: Men’s & Ladies’/Mixed – overall winner can come from either. Pairs will play in foursomes.
Entry Fees: £15 MDGC Members | £20 Kintyre Residents | £25 Standard

For more information or to register, click here or call 01586 810 058.