York Golf Club

York Golf Club

COURSE Designed by J.H. Taylor in 1904

Dress Code

All members, guests and visitors are asked to abide by the following Dress Code:

On The Course

All Players:

  • Appropriate golf attire is expected at all times
  • Socks must be worn at all times (except football style)
  • Trainer style socks may be worn
  • Golf Shoes must be worn at all times


  • Tailored shorts may be worn
  • Shirts are to be tucked in at all times


  • Tailored tops and golf shirts designed and shaped to be worn outside trousers are not required to be tucked in
  • Non-tailored shirts must be tucked in


  • Juniors under the age of 12 are not bound by these dress codes, but parents/carers are responsible for providing appropriate clothing where possible
  • Clean trainers may be worn

Not acceptable on the course:

  • Cargo shorts and trousers (defined as having external extendable pockets)
  • Beach, Bermuda or sports shorts; denim trousers or shorts
  • Trainers (unless a Junior)
  • Metal Spikes during the playing season (hybrid/metal spikes are permitted in the winter months)

In the Clubhouse

Appropriate clean clothing and footwear should be worn at all times whilst in the Clubhouse.

You are politely requested to note that the following items are not acceptable:

  • Any shirt with offensive slogans
  • Paramilitary, camouflage or combat trousers
  • Vest tops
  • Walking (hiking) shoes
  • Tracksuits or leisure suits
  • Beach, Bermuda or Sports shorts
  • Beach-style flip flops
  • Headwear – unless religious dress dictates
  • Muddied or wet clothing
  • Waterproofs
  • Golf Shoes

The interpretation of these rules is at the sole discretion of the Managing Secretary, the Professional, the Bar Manager or any Director of the Club, as available.

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