Opens & Tournaments

For great golf in Dorset, great fun and good causes

Whether you love to play first class golf or simply love to watch first class golf, every year we hold a wide range of well attended events and opens here at Ferndown Golf Club.

Players of every standard come to Ferndown to play golf - some to win, some to enjoy themselves, some to raise money for worthwhile charities. Whatever your preference you're welcome to join us. Below you'll find the upcoming events listed, along with the results of events that have already been played and, where applicable, links to entry forms.

End of Summer Competitions

Due to the popularity of our May Festival of Golf we hold two additional days in August:

Wednesday 23rd August - Seniors 4BBB Open  - START SHEET                INFORMATION SHEET FOR THE DAY

Friday 25th August      - Mens 4BBB Open  - START SHEET             INFORMATION SHEET FOR THE DAY


Festival of Golf 2017

We are looking forward to the forthcoming golf season after a winter of further improvements to the Course both in terms of its visual appeal and its playing quality under the leadership of Murray Long. 


MENS OPEN - Sunday 21st May 2017 -   RESULTS

SENIORS OPEN -    Wednesday 24th May 2017 - RESULTS

LADIES OPEN    -    Thursday 25th May 2017   -  RESULTS

PRO AM             -    Friday 26th May 2017     -   RESULTS

4BBB OPEN       -    Saturday 27th May 2017 -     RESULTS

MIXED OPEN -       Sunday 28th May 2017         - RESULTS

JUNIOR OPEN -    Tuesday 30th May 2017      -  RESULTS

For more information about the Festival contact the Office on 01202 653 953

Thank you to our Festival Sponsors:

Haycock Holdings


Travis Perkins

Ankers & Rawlings


Debra Golf Day 

Please click here for details and entry into the Debra Golf Day 

When: 21 July 2017 – 09:30 registration, tee times from 11:00

Entry Fee: £500 per four-ball.  Price includes breakfast baps & coffee, 18 holes of golf, 2 course lunch, auction and prize table.


End of Summer Competitions

Due to the popularity of our May Festival of Golf we hold two additional days in August:

Wednesday 23rd August - Seniors 4BBB Open -- SOLD OUT

Friday 25th August - Mens 4BBB Open

Click here to download an entry form. 

Graham Butler Scratch Foursomes 2016

Congratulations to Dave Cook, Dave Norton, Tom Peacock and Adan Yates from Parkstone Golf Club who were this year's winners of the Graham Butler Scratch Foursomes with a 9 over par total of 293 for their 4 rounds, 6 shots clear of Home Team Ferndown Golf Club.

Round of the day went to the foursomes pair of Andy Rideout and Tom Robson of Broadstone Golf Club who shot a gross 67 (4 under par) in the morning round and then followed this up in the afternoon with a 2 over par 73 giving a combined gross total of 140 (2 under par) to win the best pairs prize.

Pair final results

Team final results

The 2016 Alliss Invitational - Monday 5th September 2016

23 Teams joined us for this our 30th Anniversary of this great Charity Event. Raising money for the Peter Alliss Wheelchair Crusaude and Captain's Charities.

The day raised just over £30,000 and huge thanks go to all the participants and genreous sponsors and donators.

* Results

End of Summer Competitions - 24th and 27th August 2016

Due to the popularity of our Festival competitions we are holding an additional Seniors Pairs and Four Ball Better Ball in August. 

Wednesday 24th August - Seniors 4BBB:

Saturday 27th August - Mens 4BBB:


Sunday 22nd May - Tuesday 31st May 

2016 Results

Sunday 22nd May - Men's Open Results

Wednesday 25th May - Seniors Open Results

Thursday 26th May - Ladies Open Results

Friday 26th May - Pro-Am Results

Saturday 27th May - 4BBB Open Results

Sunday 28th May - Mixed Open Results

Tuesday 31st May - Junior Open Results

"The whole day was a pleasure to attend, my compliments to the greenstaff the course was immaculate, and the staff were professional and curteous, as were all the officials, really looking forward to bringing the same 10 players to the August Competitions" 2016 Festival of Golf Competitor

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