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All-Africa champions elated, but humbled

16 Oct 2017

KwaZulu-Natal trio Malcolm Mitchell, Clayton Mansfield and Matt Saulez and Garrick Higgo from Boland successfully defended South Africa’s title in the All Africa Golf Team Championship last Friday, but the quartet left in Zimbabwe with much more than a trophy.

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Team SA gives back in Zimbabwe

12 Oct 2017

Shortly after the South African team extended their lead in the third round of this year’s All Africa Golf Team Championships, the defending champions turned their attention to the future stars of the game.

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Thrilling climax awaits at SA Mid-Am IPT

12 Oct 2017

North West took Ekurhuleni out of the A-Section chase for glory in Thursday’s fourth round of the SA Mid-Amateur Inter-Provincial, while Southern Cape laid down a massive marker in the battle for promotion at Oubaai Golf Resort and Spa.

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SA cements lead at All Africa Teams Championship

11 Oct 2017

Clayton Mansfield, Matt Saulez and Malcolm Mitchell stretched South Africa’s overnight lead in the All Africa Golf Team Championships to keep the country’s title defence on track at Elephant Hills Golf Club in Zimbabwe.

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Uys and Hughes take the spoils at Sanlam Cancer Challenge Finals

11 Oct 2017

West Coast golfer De Villiers Uys of Xamarin Country Club in Lambert’s Bay successfully defended his Sanlam Cancer Challenge title at the Gary Player Country Club and Joyce Hughes captured the Overall Women's title this week during the 25th playing of the Sanlam Cancer Challenge National Final.

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SA make positive start at All Africa

10 Oct 2017

Malcolm Mitchell and Garrick Higgo combined for a fantastic nine under par in the opening round of the All Africa Golf Team Championships to get South Africa’s title defence of to a fast start in Zimbabwe on Tuesday.

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SA quartet fired up for AAGTC defence

08 Oct 2017

Malcolm Mitchell, Matt Saulez and new cap Clayton Mansfield are eager to launch South Africa’s title defence in the All Africa Golf Team Championship in Zimbabwe next week. The KwaZulu-Natal trio will be targeting an eighth consecutive victory in the prestigious biennial team alongside Junior Presidents Cup standout Garrick Higgo from Boland at Elephant Hills Golf Club in Victoria Falls from 10-14 October.

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Silver Salver makes nine for Nienaber

08 Oct 2017

When it comes to winning, no-one in South Africa’s amateur golfing fraternity can hold a candle to Wilco Nienaber this season.
The 17-year-old Free State junior scored some valuable world amateur golf ranking points with his ninth visit to the winner’s circle in the weather-reduced Liberty GNGU Silver Salver, sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers, at Irene Country Club on Sunday.

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Central Gauteng lifts record 28thSA IPT title

22 Sep 2017

From the moment David McIntyre hit the first tee shot in the final round at Bryanston Country Club, the Central Gauteng team had one goal. Beat Western Province convincingly and guarantee victory at Bryanston Country Club. 
The final result. A resounding 8 – 4 victory and Central Gauteng’s record 28th victory in the 57th South African Inter-Provincial, sponsored by Tempest.

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Free State wins promotion battle at Bryanston

22 Sep 2017

Free State earned the coveted promotion in the 57th South African Inter-Provincial, sponsored by Tempest, after emerging unbeaten in an epic B-Section battle for supremacy at Bryanston Country Club.

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Albertse gunning for hat-trick in Mauritius

22 Sep 2017

Louis Albertse will start his quest for a third victory this season with an international debut in the MCB Indian Ocean Amateur Golf Open in Mauritius on Friday.

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It’s down to the wire at Bryanston

21 Sep 2017

Ekurhuleni pulled one out of the bag, Southern Cape and Central Gauteng moved into the pound seats and Free State drew a bold line under their intention to win the battle for promotion in Thursday’s fourth of the 57th South African Inter-Provincial, sponsored by Tempest, at Bryanston Country Club.

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KZN, Southern Cape make their move

20 Sep 2017

KwaZulu-Natal shot to the top of the pile at Bryanston Country Club and Southern Cape got their title defence back on track in the battle for glory at the  57th SA Inter-Provincial, sponsored by Tempest, on Wednesday.

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Eastern Province step it up on moving day

20 Sep 2017

Eastern Province pushed to the front in the promotion battle in the 57th SA Inter-Provincial, sponsored by Tempest, at Bryanston Country Club on Wednesday.

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KZN, Mpumalanga sizzle in Bryanston

19 Sep 2017

Central Gauteng and Western Province picked up their second victories for the week, but KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga stole the show with sizzling performance in the second round of the 57th SA Inter-Provincial at Bryanston Country Club on Tuesday.

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Battle lines are drawn for 2017 SA IPT

17 Sep 2017

The crème de la crème of South African amateur golf will be in action in the 57th Premier South African Inter-Provincial Championship, sponsored by Tempest, at Bryanston Country Club from 18-22 September.

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Meet SA cap Malcolm Mitchell

08 Sep 2017

Since his successful title defence in the Ekurhuleni Open last year, KwaZulu-Natal rising star Malcolm Mitchell has exploded onto the national golf scene.
We caught up with Malcolm to learn more about the guy behind the big swing and big smile.

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Mitchell and Saulez head to Argentina

08 Sep 2017

GolfRSA National Squad player Matt Saulez and recent SA cap Malcolm Mitchell have been selected to represent South Africa in two world-class international events this November.
The KwaZulu-Natal duo will head to Argentina where they will team up in the Juan Carlos Tailhade Cup at the Los Lagartos Country Club from 2-5 November. The pair will then compete as individuals in the 112th Argentine Amateur Open Championship at the Jockey Club from 16-19 November.

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Discover the treasures of Thailand

31 Aug 2017

As one of the world’s leading tourism destinations, Thailand is a land of secrets and surprises for visitors to discover and enjoy.

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De Beer relishes Summer Universiade debut

30 Aug 2017

The South African Universities Team arrived home on Wednesday having proudly flown the flag for South Africa with a top 10 finish in the 29th Summer Universiade in Taiwan.
Kyle de Beer, Clayton Mansfield and Dylan Naidoo scored a total of 428 to tie for seventh with France in the 21-strong team competition in Taipei on Saturday.

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Team SA well positioned at Summer Universiade

25 Aug 2017

The South African Universities Team are in a good position heading into the weekend at the 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei, Taiwan.
Clayton Mansfield, Dylan Naidoo and Kyle de Beer were 13th overall in the 21-team competition after combining for two-over-par 146 in Thursday’s first round, but the local heroes rocketed to joint sixth with a strong performance on day two.

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Venter clinches KZN Stroke Play title

25 Aug 2017

Albert Venter made a welcome return to the winner’s circle with a two stroke victory in the KwaZulu-Natal Amateur Championship Stroke Play Championship on Thursday.

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Germishuys seals sensational Southern Cape Open victory

21 Aug 2017

Deon Germishuys cruised to a sensational five shot victory in the Southern Cape Open on Sunday. The 17-year-old Strand golfer was delighted to etch his name on a winner’s list that dates back to the legendary Otway Hayes in 1937 after carding rounds of 73, 68, 72 and 72 to triumph on three-under-par 285.

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Fellowship Cup a win-win for SA and India

18 Aug 2017

Matt Saulez didn’t mention his debut or South Africa’s roaring 26 – 6 victory when asked about his highlights of the Fellowship Cup. Instead, the new cap talked about friendships forged with their Indian opponents and the chance to rub shoulders with the rest of the GolfRSA squad during the three-day Test at Leopard Creek.

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McClatchie upbeat about US Amateur loss

18 Aug 2017

Lee Walker from the United States birdied the last two holes at the Riviera Country Club to topple Kyle McClatchie 2 & 1 in the first round of the U.S. Amateur, but South Africa top amateur was upbeat about the experience, especially after the lead changed hands no less than eight times during the tightly contested battle.

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SA in driver’s seat at Fellowship Cup

17 Aug 2017

South Africa will take an imposing lead into the final round of the Fellowship Cup after another commanding performance against India at Leopard Creek on Thursday.

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McClatchie last man standing at US Amateur

16 Aug 2017

South Africa’s number one ranked Kyle McClatchie was the lone man to advance to the match play stage of the 117th U.S. Amateur after the 36-hole stroke play qualifier wrapped up in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

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First blood for SA at Fellowship Cup

16 Aug 2017

South Africa leads India 7 – 1 after Indian seniors David D’Souza and Rishi Narain averted a whitewash in the opening Betterball round of the Fellowship Cup at Leopard Creek on Wednesday.

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Williams ready to fire for SA at Fellowship Cup

15 Aug 2017

South Africa’s top senior amateur Steve Williams is primed to lead the GolfRSA Senior Squad in the Fellowship Cup against India, buoyed by a joint runner-up finish in the British Senior Amateur Championship on the weekend.

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McClatchie set to mount US Amateur challenge

14 Aug 2017

South Africa’s Kyle McClatchie is primed to start the 117th US Amateur today alongside compatriots Ian Snyman from Western Province and Gauteng North’s Ross Sinclair in Los Angeles.
The South African trio will be among 312 amateurs seeking to etch their name into history next to past champions like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Matt Kuchar.

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SA Juniors primed for Fellowship Cup

13 Aug 2017

New cap Wilco Nienaber validated his ticket on the GolfRSA Junior Team for the upcoming Fellowship Cup against India when he racked up his eighth victory this season in the Sun International Africa Junior Open on Sunday.

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SA trio headed to the U.S. Amateur

09 Aug 2017

South Africa’s number one ranked Kyle McClatchie and compatriots Ross Sinclair and Ian Snyman will join the hunt for the most sough-after title in amateur golf at the 117th U.S. Amateur Golf Championship in Los Angeles next week.

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Higgo heads SA challenge at Western Amateur

02 Aug 2017

Boland junior Garrick Higgo will lead a six-pack of South African challengers into battle in Wednesday’s second round of the prestigious Western Amateur in the United States.

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SAGA names teams for Fellowship Cup Test

13 Jul 2017

The South African Golf Association (SAGA) and GolfRSA announced the 16 players that will represent South Africa in the second Fellowship Cup Test against the India Golf Union in August on Thursday.

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Tuks blasts to USSA Golf Champs win

09 Jul 2017

David Nortje, Ian Jacobs, Jacques Brits and Calvin Ferreira from the University of Pretoria smoked Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University to seal their 11th victory in the University Sport South Africa (USSA) Golf Championship in spectacular style at Centurion Country Club on Friday.

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NMMU gunning for USSA Golf Champs double

06 Jul 2017

In the repeat of last year’s Cup Champions final, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University and the University of Pretoria A team will go head-to-head for the University Sport South Africa (USSA) Golf Championship title after both former champions advanced to the final in Thursday’s semi-final round.

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It’s crunch-time at USSA Golf Champs

05 Jul 2017

The University of Pretoria will have the chance to chase an 11th victory in the 2017 University Sport South Africa (USSA) Golf Championship, but only one team can challenge for the title in the final round at Centurion Country Club on Friday.

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UP B lays down marker USSA Golf Champs

04 Jul 2017

Gregg Gilson, Adriaan Hamman and Brandon Lane catapulted the University of Pretoria B-team to victory in the 36-hole stroke play seeding qualifier at the University Sport South Africa (USSA) Golf Championship on Tuesday.

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Varsity College off to fast start at USSA Golf Champs

03 Jul 2017

Varsity College A edged out the University of Pretoria’s B-team for the lead on the opening day of the University Sport South Africa (USSA) Golf Championship.

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SAGDB mulligan changes Frankie’s fortune

27 Jun 2017

Western Gailes. Royal Troon. St Andrews. A far cry from the dusty patch in Rosemoor where Frankie Manchest used to kick around a scruffy soccer ball with his friends.
A chance encounter and a bit of ingenuity on his part 14 years ago completely changed the course of Manchest’s life and the significance was not lost on the 19-year-old George golfer during his recent trip to the United Kingdom.

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McClatchie feeling positive about the future

26 Jun 2017

South Africa’s leading amateur Kyle McClatchie is excited about the future following a six week stint in United Kingdom and France that featured some incredible highs and heart-breaking setbacks.

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SA trio forge ahead at Amateur Championship

21 Jun 2017

Reigning English Open Stroke Play champion Kyle McClatchie reached the knockout stage in the Amateur Championship, but fellow GolfRSA National Squad members Albert Venter and Garrick Higgo will have a battle on their hands this morning to book their spots in the top 64 at Royal St Georges in Kent, England.

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GolfRSA quintet in good shape at The Amateur

20 Jun 2017

Southern Cape’s Jovan Rebula and fellow GolfRSA National Squad members Albert Venter, Garrick Higgo, Luca Filippi and Kyle McClatchie are in good shape after the first round of the Amateur Championship stroke play qualifier in England.

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McClatchie seals top 20 at St Andrews

12 Jun 2017

South Africa’s Kyle McClatchie tied for 18th in the St Andrews Links Trophy, but the reigning English Men’s Open Amateur Stroke Play champion will leave St Andrews rueing a couple of untimely bogeys on Sunday.

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GolfRSA duo in the mix at St Andrews

10 Jun 2017

Kyle McClatchie and fellow GolfRSA National Squad player Jovan Rebula made a solid start in the St Andrews Links Trophy to stay in touch with first round leader John Ross Galbraith on Friday.

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Introducing GolfRSA National Squad player Wilco Nienaber

10 Jun 2017

Wilco Nienaber is goal driven. He set himself a rather stiff target for 2017 – to win five national tournaments, to represent South Africa abroad and to earn U-19 national colours.

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No nerves for KZN’s Saulez at St Andrews

08 Jun 2017

KwaZulu-Natal amateur Matt Saulez will be among a crew of nine home grown heroes competing against a world-class field in this year’s St Andrews Links Trophy, which tees off at St Andrews in Scotland on Friday.

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Venter in hunt at Western Gailes

04 Jun 2017

South Africa’s Albert Venter will head into today’s third round of the Carrick Neill Scottish Men’s Open Championship just two shots off the pace from Scottish pair Craig Howie and Liam Johnston, who share the 36-hole lead at seven under with David Micheluzzi from Australia.

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Venter & Higgo set SA pace in Scotland

03 Jun 2017

Pretoria’s Albert Venter and fellow GolfRSA National Squad player Garrick Higgo led the South African challenge on the opening day of the Carrick Neill Scottish Men’s Open Championship at Western Gailes Golf Club.

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Happy Brabazon Birthday for McClatchie

28 May 2017

Statistically, June 23rd is the happiest day of the year, but 28 May will definitely be the happiest day for Kyle McClatchie for years to come.
South Africa’s top ranked amateur spent the best part of his 20th birthday on the Hotchkin Course at the Woodhall Spa Golf Club in England on Sunday, but it was worth the effort when he was presented with the best gift he could hope for – the coveted Brabazon Trophy.

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