About Us

Situated right on the edge of East Boldon, Tyne & Wear, Golfworx is situated at Boldon Golf Club - a very pleasant and interesting layout celebrated its centenary in 1912 . The course was designed by Harry Vardon who sculpted holes around this panoramic course. Situated just off the A19 midway between Gateshead and Sunderland very accessible from the motorway, we look forward to welcoming you

Green Fees are as follows:

  • 18 Holes 24 pounds (Weekday)
  • 18 Holes 27 pounds (Weekend)
  • 18 holes 16 pounds (with member) 20 pounds weekends

The team:

Karl Strodl
Karl is the founder of golfworx and has 23 years experience in the golf industry, an equipment specialist and custom fitter who worked on refitting golf shops and training shaft and fitting technology within many branches at JJB. He then worked for Foremost golf educating golf pros in retail, buying, merchandising fitting techniques with 50 golf professionals under his wing. Trained to a high standard in club building and custom fitting from the best in the business on the top brand Tour Vans. He progressed to internet sales and was the founder of showcasing and selling custom fit options online with Snainton Golf, a Mizuno north region custom fitter of the year for 2011
Gary Shipley
Gary is a recognised PGA coach withing the North East and has worked with some young talent, and coaching amongst those county and challenge players Gary has a simple work with what you have approach - effective coaching technique with a slant on the psychology of the mind and the game who caters for a wide range of age ranges and every aspect of the game from putting to short game to iron and distance consistency solutions.