SA quartet fired up for AAGTC defence

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Jason Smith, Jade Buitendag, Aubrey Beckley and new cap Andre Nel are eager to launch South Africa’s title defence in the African Amateur Golf Teams Championship in Kenya on Monday. South African Golf Association president Gerhard Conradie, TuksGolf Club & Academies head coach Llewellyn van Leeuwen and the team arrived in Nairobi for the prestigious biennial team championship on Saturday. … Read More

Momentum R1million challenge final (Saturday)

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The Momentum R1million challenge final is happening this Saturday at the Tygervalley Golf Village!! You’ll remember that we’ve been running the Momentum R1million Challenge for the past year since Momentum took over the Title sponsorship of the Golf Villages, and this Saturday marks the final… a chance to win a R1million Investment courtesy of Momentum. Momentum R1million challenge final Details … Read More

These kids in India make their own golf clubs

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This must be one of the most inspirational videos in golf. This group of young kids in India have no means for quality golf clubs, and so their only solution is to trek into the woods, cut wood, and carve their own golf clubs. Without giving you too much, enjoy the video 🙂 The video description reads as follows: “A … Read More

Golf Hall of Fame in Cape Town – V&A Waterfront

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The opening of the Mercedes-Benz Golf Hall of Fame in Cape Town at the V&A Waterfront saw Gary Player, assisted by Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille and Sally Little open the magnificent museum before 150 excited champion golfers, heads of golf bodies, and captains of industry. The venue houses photographs dating from the late 1800s, the history of Black … Read More

Titleist celebrates historic success at US Open

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Titleist celebrates historic success at US Open

Titleist celebrates historic success at US Open Titleist marks the continuation of golf’s longest running success story as the number one ball at the US Open with launch of Limited Edition ‘67’ stamped golf balls. JOHANNESBURG, 16 June 2015 – The success and superior performance of Titleist golf balls is underlined every week across worldwide professional tours, but no record … Read More

SAGA Juniors & USSA on rebound in Cape Town

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SAGA Juniors & USSA on rebound in Cape Town - SeanBradley

The South African Golf Association’s Junior Team and the South African Universities side (USSA) recovered from first round losses with superb performances in the second round of the Challenge Cup Teams Tournament, while Western Province strengthened their title bid in a tightly fought contest at Milnerton Golf Club on Tuesday. After a narrow one point loss to the host union … Read More

Nicklaus: Faldo’s Spieth comments were a joke

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Jack Nicklaus, who shared the stage with Nick Faldo during Wednesday’s luncheon at Ohio State, said that the CBS Sports analyst was joking when he told the assembled crowd that he had rooted against Jordan Spieth at the Masters. Source: Golf Channel In a statement Thursday, Nicklaus said that Faldo was “obviously making a joke with his comments about Jordan … Read More

A staggering R90k raised for the Imbala Sponsor-a-child program

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The Imbala Cup was played recently (more info here), and a staggering R90’000 was raised, which pays the tuition & uniform for an entire year for 100 children. Yip, 100 children will enjoy a full years education because of this amazing effort. Thank you to everyone who was involved in this day to make it such a raging success 🙂 … Read More