Venue Information

Training and Warm-Up Information

Both clubs have warm up nets as well as and practice chipping & putting areas. The Kirkwall course also has a three-bay indoor practice building.


Competitors are expected to have their own clubs. Golf trolleys will be available.

Competition Format

The Individual events will be decided by the lowest aggregate score. Team events will consist of 4 players per team with the best 3 scores from each round (taken from the Individual events) to count for Team medals. In the event of a tie for any medal in the players will take part in a sudden death playoff until a winner is found.

Proposed events
Women’s Individual 72 hole scratch
Women’s Team Event 72 hole scratch
Men’s Individual 72 hole scratch
Men’s Team Event 72 -hole scratch

Volunteer at Orkney 2025

Our volunteers are central to the smooth running of Orkney 2025. The Games-time Volunteer Programme will open in early 2024. If you'd like to register your interest now, please do so with the sign-up form and we'll make sure we get in touch when the Programme opens. This doesn't commit you to volunteering or to any particular area, it just helps us understand the current level of interest. Thank you.