Parks and Recreation : royster golf course

"Like playing in the mountains without the drive"

Hours Of Operation
8:00 AM until Dusk
(Cart Times Seasonal. Call 704-484-6823)

Great Specials Now Available

*Twilight After 3:00pm - $6 off cart fee per 18-holes / $3 off per 9-holes

*Active & Retired Military (Everyday)

$4 off cart fee per 18-holes / $2 off per 9-holes

(Must provide valid Military ID)

*Offers Can Not be Combined

Green Fees:
Weekdays - City Residents $7, Non City Residents $9
Weekends & Holidays - City Residents $8, Non City Residents $11

Cart Fees:
9 Holes - $7 per person
18 Holes - $14 per person

Youth Membership - $200 City Resident/$300 All Others
Adult Membership - $240 City Resident/$360 All Others
Senior Membership - $200 City Resident/$300 All Others

Located at Shelby City Park 850 W. Sumter Street Shelby, NC 28150

Phone: 704-484-6823

**ATTENTION ALL LOCAL GOLFERS!** Royster Memorial invites you to fill out a survey!  The following survey is to help us better serve you & the community.  We are most interested in the areas we might improvment & ways to enhance our customer's experience.  Thank you for your participation.



Ideas for a Golf Course arose when Dr. and Mrs. S.S. Royster announced the donation of approximately 50 acres of land to the City of Shelby for a new Municipal Park on April 26th, 1948. This land was developed and a nine hole course was dedicated as the Royster Memorial Golf Course as part of the Shelby Parks and Recreation Department.
This Golf Course is a unique pleasure to play because Shelby being a piedmont flat lands area, the course is filled with mountainous holes. Royster Memorial Golf Course offers many different programs for local patrons such as golf tournaments every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and hosts the Annual Friends Of The Parks Golf Tournament, Royster Memorial Club Championship, City of Shelby Employee Golf Tournament and Foothill's Merry-Go-Round Festival Tournaments annually. In 2013 the 2-Man "Ryder Cup" 27-hole tournament was added. The course is open 364 days a year, closed Christmas day only.


Lee Walker claims 2013 Royster Memorial Golf Course Club Championship

Lee Walker shot a 80-76 for a 2 day total of 156 to win the 2013 Royster Memorial Club Championship. Steve Hines was the runner-up with a 159 total.

Other Flights

First Flight: Winner Don Loftis (167) Runner-Up Gary Corder

Second Flight: Winner Clyde Cook (179) Runner-Up Randy Myers (179)

Third Flight: Winner Keith Lane (183) Runner-Up John Lilly (185)

Senior Flight: Winner Ty Gantt (169) Runner-Up Allen Hester (171)

Super Senior: Winner Jimmy Phillips (154) Runner-Up Wimp Carpenter (164)

Full Story  Complete Scorecard

2013 Royster Memorial Club Champions

Royster Memorial Golf Course Club Champions (Modern)

2013 - Lee Walker

2012 - Mike Boatwright

2011 - Ed Webb

2010 - Mike Boatwright

2009 - Mike Boatwright

2008 - Michael Lane

2007 - Lee Walker

2006 - Mike Boatwright

2005 - Steve Gammons

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