Aintree's Golf Centre officially opens UK FootGolf Course
AINTREE'S Golf Centre situated on the grounds of Aintree
Racecourse is officially opening a UK FootGolf Course to the general public. UK
FootGolf is an exciting new sport combining the best of football and golf, 2
of the most popular sports in the world.
FootGolf is played using a size 5
football, with the object of the game to get the ball into the hole using only
your feet in the fewest number of shots possible. The course offers a 9 hole
circuit with ball hire available at the Golf Centre.
Aintree is 1 of 2 UK FootGolf Courses now open in Liverpool; two more
courses will be opening soon in Birkenhead and Wallasey.
Nick Percy, Manager of Aintree Golf Centre said:- "I am really excited to
open the UK FootGolf course. It will be a popular attraction for all ages and a
great way to encourage people to take gentle exercise whilst having fun. We would like to encourage local schools to come and try FootGolf
as part of their school curriculum to educate and involve children in 2 of the
most popular sports, football and golf."
John Baker, Managing Director of Aintree Racecourse, said:- "It is superb
to now host a FootGolf Course at the Golf Centre. We are always looking for new,
innovative ways to attract customers and FootGolf will most definitely do this
at a great value.
Our Community Programme is going from strength to strength and FootGolf will be
a perfect way to boost our community engagement and education of Aintree
Prices for FootGolf include:-
► Adult - 18 Holes £10.00 / 9 Holes £6.00
► Concessions - 18 Holes £8.00 / 9 Holes £5.00
► Ball Hire is £1.00 with a refundable £5.00 deposit
► For more information and opening times, please head to the website.