The Walking Golfers Society is dedicated to providing information about the many benefits of walking when you golf, which is how the game was intended to be played. If you are a passionate walking golfer then please join our growing Society and help us advocate for the enjoyment of golf as a walking game.
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The Walking Golfer Course "Walkability" Rating Scale
Course is EASY to walk
Course is MANAGEABLE to walk
Course is TOUGH to walk
Course is essentially UNWALKABLE
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Jim Colton honored as 2011 Walking Golfer of the Year
Jim Colton has received the “2011 Walking Golfer of the Year” award for his passionate commitment to the walking game of golf. Members of The Walking Golfers Society chose Jim Colton unanimously after he walked 155 holes at Ballyneal Golf & Hunt Club on June 22nd in order to raise over $110,000 for injured caddie Ben Cox and his family.
The WGA’s Evans Scholars honored as the 2010 Walking Golfer of the Year
The Evans Scholars Foundation, sponsored by the Western Golf Association, has received the “2010 Walking Golfer of the Year” award for its passionate commitment to the walking game of golf. Members of The Walking Golfers Society chose The Evans Scholars from a list of worthy candidates.