The Virginia Hickory Golf Association was formed in 2012 to provide those with an interest in hickory golf an avenue to pursue the avocation.

The Captain's Corner
Read a message from the Captain of the Virginia Hickory Golf Association, Skip Platt.


Ever seen something like this?

George Nicoll was an accomplished Scottish club maker who made beautiful instruments. Mike Just’s Precision line is cloned off of Nicoll’s designs. Nicoll clubs seemed be growing more popular through 2013, so I thought I’d begin assembling an original set for the fun of it. I found a mashie niblick on-line and bought it. When […]

Making Hickory Wood Head Covers

Hickory Golf is the game and hobby that just keeps on giving.  From searching for and finding singletons to re-gripping to re-shafting to re-pinning to adjusting loft and lie to whipping to refinishing heads, hickory golf offers the player cum do-it-yourselfer many avenues for learning, investing, and enjoying the game.  Lately, I’ve discovered a new […]

2018 Virginia Hickory Open

Hello to all, I am pleased to announce the first annual Virginia Hickory Open. The mission statement for our organization is “To enjoy and promote hickory golf in Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic” With that in mind our first event will be held at Capon Spring and Farms in Capon Springs, WV . This is […]

7th Annual Virginia Hickory Four Ball Invitational

10/14/2016 – 10/16/2016 Lake Monticello Golf Course Palmyra, Virginia   2015 Virginia Hickory Four Ball Invitational – Defending Champs Chris Farris & Jim Saunders This is one of the most anticipated fixtures on the seasonal list of events for the Virginia Hickory Golf Association. The format is two-person teams in a modified Ryder Cup series of […]