Duncan Putter

Southerndown – the Home of The Duncan Putter


72-hole scratch competition held at Southerndown in April every year

The Duncan Putter is the first of the Welsh Order of Merit events and gives International and Walker Cup selectors a chance to assess early season form.

Competitors come from Wales, the UK and increasingly from Europe, too.

Recent winners include:

  • Gary Wolstenholme - England’s most capped international
  • Nigel Edwards - Welsh Walker Cup player
  • Bjorn Akesson – from Sweden: at 17 the youngest ever winner until the event was won in 2013 by 15-year-old Tim Harry.


Gary Wolstenholme
1994 – 96 – 99

Bjorn Akesson

Nigel Edwards
2001 - 04 - 07 - 08


The Duncan Putter qualifies as a World Amateur Golf Rankings (WAGR) event.

Duncan Putter

To find out more about the Duncan Putter or to download an entry form click on one of the links alongside.

Duncan Putter Archive


Latest Duncan Putter News

Strickland strikes with Duncan Putter 2017 Title

9 Apr 2017
Results from round 4 and the Winner of the Duncan Putter 2017

Strickland's for the taking as Round 4 gets underway.

9 Apr 2017
Strickland shoots 67. Leads the way for final Round of the Duncan Putter.

Late Withdrawal due to illness

9 Apr 2017
Marc Nolan pulls out due to illness

Duncan Putter Start Times For Rounds 3 & 4

8 Apr 2017
The cut was made at 147 (+7) leaving a field of 40 players teeing up for the final two rounds of the 2017 Duncan Putter.

Strickland leads the way

8 Apr 2017
Summary of day 1 of the Duncan Putter

Strickland steals first

8 Apr 2017
Halfway through round 2 Summary


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Southerndown Golf Club
Ogmore by Sea
CF32 0QP

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