The Langley Park Veterans Section comprises of 140 playing members, together with 10 non-playing members.
The Section enters a team of 12 players in the Society of Kent Veterans League (division two) and has been the champions for the past two years. Matches are played on a home/away basis against Chislehurst, Cherry Lodge, Royal Blackheath, Sundridge Park and West Kent golf clubs. The winners of the league then compete against the winners of the other Kent leagues in the finals.
The Veterans Section also enters a team of 6 players in the Society of Kent Golf Veterans Cup.
The 'Ancient Britons' (aged 60 years and over) play 12 'friendly' matches against Croham Hurst, Crowborough Beacon, West Kent, Chislehurst, Addington Palace and Dulwich & Sydenham on a home and away basis. On alternate years a match is also played against The Wildernesse Club, again on a home/away basis.
The final match of the season is a match against the Langley Park Veterans League Team. Each match has its own Captain/Manager.
In addition, there are also four Quarterly Meetings and the player with the best combined stableford points goes forward to represent the Veterans Section in the Society of Kent Veterans Singles Championship, held in September.
On Friday's, between April and September, there is a 'roll up' open to all members of the Veterans Section. The best five scores are calculated over these months and the winner receives 'The Dennis Arnold Trophy'.
The Veterans Section also hold a Summer Pairs Knockout Competition and a Winter High/Low Handicap pairing knockout.
The highlight of the veterans year is the Annual Dinner held in March/April, which is always very well supported.
The section is always looking for new recruits, so please contact the Club for an Application Form.