Date: November 22, 2012

Golf Victoria working to get more women and girls playing golf

In an attempt to grow the game and make golf more accessible and pertinent to women and girls, Golf Victoria has issued a survey to gain a more in depth understanding of the barriers and enables to participation of females.

Golf Victoria has received funding from The Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth) 2011-2014 to encourage participation of women and girls in all aspects of golf.

A total of 1,037 women and 61 girls completed the survey that asked respondents about their thoughts on golf. In addition, over 40 golf coaches’ have provided Golf Victoria with their thoughts, experiences and recommendations about coaching women and girls.

To read the media release click here

To download reports click below or visit the Give Golf a Go page (under Useful Resources)

1: Women’s Survey Results
2: Girls’ Survey Results
3: Coaches Survey Results