The History of IGC
Ibadan Golf Club was formally inaugurated as an independent private membership club on the 1st of May 1990 at the inception of the “May Day Competition” by the course management committee.
The Ibadan Golf Club was previously the Golf Section of Ibadan Recreation Club until the eminent LOCK-
As a result of the LOCK-
On 27th of April 1990, The Headquarters’ 2nd Mechanized Division took-
Ibadan Golf Club forwarded an application to 2 Mechanized Division for its approval to use the portion of the golf course which Ibadan Recreation Club suggested belonged to the Nigerian Army.
As a result, in a letter from the GOC, dated 13th September 1990,Ibadan Golf Club was granted approval for the "Exclusive Operation and Management" of what were then holes 10-
The first competition on the new course was held on 1st October 1990-
As of 8th March 1991 Ibadan Golf Club had a total of 78 members including Associates (registered as fully paid-
The Expansion of the Golf Course and Golf Members continued, today Ibadan Golf Club have a complete 18 hole green Course and over a Thousand prominent members while hosting an average of 7 major competitions yearly.