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Rose edges Stevens for Junior Series win

16 Oct 2017

Kian Rose from Bedfordview won the eighth event in the popular Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series in a play-off on Sunday when he defeated Cole Stevens at the first extra hole at Wanderers Golf Club.

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Top SA juniors primed for BFM Junior Series battle

13 Oct 2017

The Bridge Fund Manager Junior Series hits Gauteng for the first time on its nationwide journey with a double bill this weekend. South Africa’s top junior Jayden Schaper headlines in the seventh tournament at ERPM Golf Club on Saturday, while fellow Ekurhuleni rising stars have doubled their chances by also playing the eighth event at the Wanderers Golf Club on Sunday.

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Lamprecht captures Lion of Africa Junior Open

09 Oct 2017

Just a few days on home soil after his successful debut in the Junior Presidents Cup, Christo Lamprecht made the trip from George to challenge for the Lion of Africa Junior Open title in Cape Town.
After a tie for second in the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series on Friday, the reigning Sanlam SA Amateur champion went one better at Clovelly Country Club to bank his second Sunshine Tour Junior Series title with a two shot victory.

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Attitude key to Senger’s success at Clovelly

07 Oct 2017

Ayden Senger strongly believes that a positive mind-set helped him to a Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series breakthrough at Clovelly Country Club and the Western Province standout is taking that same attitude into the Lion of Africa Junior Open on Sunday.

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Lamprecht & Co hunting gold at Clovelly

06 Oct 2017

It’s his first start back on home soil and Junior Presidents Cup debutant Christo Lamprecht was all business ahead of the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series at Clovelly Country Club on Friday.

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Central Gauteng celebrates SA U-13 success

05 Oct 2017

Amilkar Bhana put an exclamation mark on a successful title defence while helping Central Gauteng to their first victory in the Nomads SA Under-13 Championship at Port Elizabeth Golf Club on Thursday.

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Epic battle looms at SA Under-13 Champs

04 Oct 2017

An almighty clash for the Nomads SA Under-13 Championship is on the cards after Central Gauteng and North West tied for the lead in very blustery conditions at Port Elizabeth Golf Club on Wednesday.
North West carried a one shot cushion over Central Gauteng into the second round after posting a first round total of 15 over 375. With the wind gusting between 35 and 40 km per hour, both teams had a tough day at the office, but it was Central Gauteng who came up trumps with a second round score of 400.

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North West edges clear in Nomads SA U-13 Champs

03 Oct 2017

North West lost the title bid to Ekurhuleni last year, but Stefano Marchetti and Ockert Britz ensured that the 2016 runners-up are in an attacking position in this year’s Nomads SA Under-13 Championship.

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Double joy for WP juniors at Kingswood

30 Sep 2017

Nothing builds confidence more than victories, and Western Province duo Deon Germishuys and Connor de Groote gained a double dose of self-assurance in the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series in George last Friday.

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SA quartet cherish Junior Presidents Cup experience

28 Sep 2017

The highly-rated U.S. Team won the inaugural Junior Presidents Cup, but the 12 lads hailing from seven countries on the International Team could leave Plainfield Country Club in New Jersey with their heads held high after a brilliant singles session on Tuesday.

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Broomhead seals stab at US Junior North and South

18 Sep 2017

Jonothan Broomhead gave himself an excellent chance to win a coveted spot in the 2018 Junior North and South Championship when he won the fourth Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series event on Sunday.

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Gloves come off for BFMJS at Royal Durban

15 Sep 2017

The gloves will come off when local favourites Chris Woollam and Sebastian Terblanche lead KwaZulu-Natal’s most promising young golf talents in the fourth Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series event at Royal Durban Golf Club on Sunday morning.

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SA duo sign off with top 15s in England

15 Sep 2017

South Africa’s top junior pair Jayden Schaper and Woo-Ju Son both closed out top 15 finishes in the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy in England on Thursday.
Reigning Nomads SA Boys Under-19 champion Schaper produced his best effort of the week – a two-over-par 74 – and shot to joint 11th overall.

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Solid day for SA pair at Hoylake

14 Sep 2017

Woo-Ju Son stayed in touch on another windy day at Royal Liverpool Golf Club while Jayden Schaper vaulted into the top 25 in the second round of the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy on Wednesday.

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Mixed start for SA pair at Duke of York

13 Sep 2017

Woo-Ju Son played herself into the top 10, but Jayden Schaper will have some work to do to close the gap on the frontrunners as South Africa’s top junior pair head into the second round of the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy in England.

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Simpson seals victory in BFMJS Strand

12 Sep 2017

A well-executed strategy at the closing hole at Strand Golf Club paid handsome dividends for Bellville junior Sam Simpson, who emerged victorious in the third Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series on Sunday.

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GolfRSA quartet Junior Presidents Cup bound

10 Sep 2017

Jayden Schaper hardly needed a booster shot of confidence after his record-setting Nomads SA Boys Grand Slam in April, but South Africa’s top ranked junior received one nonetheless.
The 16-year-old from Ekurhuleni was confirmed as the final member for Trevor Immelman and Gary Player’s International team for the inaugural Junior Presidents Cup on 6 September.

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Son and Schaper set off for UK

09 Sep 2017

Two of South Africa’s brightest golf prospects left for the United Kingdom on Saturday to fly the flag for South Africa in the prestigious Duke of York Young Champions in England next week.

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Vorster seals international breakthrough in Italy

08 Sep 2017

Southern Cape’s Martin Vorster claimed his first international success and compatriots Yurav Premlall and Andre van Dyk celebrated their international debut with top 20 finishes in the 11th Reply Italian International Under-16 Championship in Italy on Thursday.

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Vorster forges ahead at Italian U-16

07 Sep 2017

Southern Cape’s Martin Vorster will want to make the most of moving day at Golf Club Biella le Betulle today after he cracked the top 10 in round two of the 11th Reply Italian International Under-16 Championship in Biella, Italy.

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Van Dyk leads SA charge in Italy

06 Sep 2017

North West junior Andre van Dyk led the way for the South Africa team with a three-under-par 70 in the first round of the 11th Reply Italian International Under-16 Championship at Golf Club Biella le Betulle in Italy on Tuesday.

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SA juniors relish Junior PLAYERS experience

04 Sep 2017

Christo Lamprecht from Southern Cape led the South African challenge in the Junior PLAYERS Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf with a top 20 finish on Sunday, but irrespective of where they finished, all five juniors savoured the opportunity to compete in this highly-rated international event.

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SA juniors set to strike in Italy

31 Aug 2017

National pride will take precedence when four of South Africa’s top junior talents tee off in the 11th Reply Italian International Under-16 Championship in September.

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Snyders, Chuang celebrate Junior Series victories

22 Aug 2017

Paarl Boys High scholar Tyran Snyders is one step closer to a possible start in a prestigious junior championship in the United States next year after he clinched a one shot victory in the second Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series, while Western Province junior Caden Chuang collected his second straight victory in the Under-13 A-Division on Sunday.

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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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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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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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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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Nienaber nails maiden Junior Series title

13 Aug 2017

Wilco Nienaber celebrated his eighth turn in the winner’s circle this season with a Sunshine Tour Junior Series breakthrough on Sunday.

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De Beer targets Junior Open breakthrough

12 Aug 2017

Southern Cape’s Bradley de Beer laid down a marker for a first Sunshine Tour Junior Series title, but he will start the final round of the Sun International Africa Junior Open with two GolfRSA National Squad players in close pursuit.

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SA’s Jarvis goes wire-to-wire in England

10 Aug 2017

Casey Jarvis celebrated South Africa’s second victory in England this season when he captured the English Boys Under-14 Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship title on Thursday.

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Jarvis jumps well clear at English Boys

10 Aug 2017

South Africa’s Casey Jarvis is just 18 holes away from an international career breakthrough in the English Boys Under-14 Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship in England.

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Jarvis sets the mark at English Boys

09 Aug 2017

Casey Jarvis from State Mines Country Club surged to the top of the leaderboard thanks to a sensational finish on the opening day of the English Boys Under-14 Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship at Manchester Golf Club.

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Chip Shots with Jayden Schaper

07 Aug 2017

Believe in what you want to achieve. It’s the seven words he lives by, it’s the principle that defines the way he tackles golf, school and life and it is this simple credo that guided Jayden Schaper to achieve the unconceivable this 2017.

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Curro Aurora conquers at SA High Schools Champs

04 Aug 2017

Curro Aurora had a simple credo for the SA High School Championship: the tournament is never won or lost until the last putt drops. It was this conviction and a strong team spirit that steered Woo-Ju Son, Kieron van Wyk, Cole Stevens and Carl Mwale into the winner’s circle at Rustenburg Golf Club on a winning score of even-par 432.

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Saamtrek triumphs at Ernie Els SA Primary School Champs

04 Aug 2017

The Laerskool Saamtrek golf team celebrated its first national victory with runaway success in the seventh Ernie Els SA Primary School Championship at Randpark Golf Club on Friday.

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GolfRSA trio get Junior Presidents Cup nod

04 Aug 2017

South African juniors Garrick Higgo, Christo Lamprecht and Luca Filippi will be among the 22 amateurs to contest the inaugural Junior Presidents Cup in the United States next month, with fellow GolfRSA National Squad player Jayden Schaper in prime position to take the 12th and final spot.

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Saamtrek takes charge at Ernie’s event

03 Aug 2017

Laerskool Saamtrek trio Divan Mostert, Heinrich Janse van Vuuren and Zander Nel combined for a total of 237 to open up a seven shot lead in the first round of the Ernie Els SA Primary Schools Championship at Randpark Golf Club on Thursday.

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Curro Aurora leads SA High School Champs

03 Aug 2017

Curro Aurora set the first round pace in the South African High School Championship on Thursday, but Glenwood House and Grey College Secondary are in close pursuit at Rustenburg Golf Club.

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Schaper simply superior at Tshwane Junior Open

21 Jul 2017

If you thought that a tie for 12th in last week’s Nomads National Order of Merit Inland at Houghton Golf Club signalled the end of Jayden Schaper’s extraordinary victory run this season, think again.
The 16-year-old Ebotse golfer shut out any doubt about his talent when he navigated Pretoria Country Club in 10-under-par 62 to defend his Tshwane Junior Open title with an 11 stroke margin on Friday.

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SA’s Higgo faces Gupta in US Junior Amateur quarters

21 Jul 2017

South Africa’ Garrick Higgo defeated top American junior Cole Hammer 2 & 1 to reach the quarter-finals of the 70th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in Andover, Kansas on Thursday.

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Higgo crosses second hurdle at US Junior Amateur

20 Jul 2017

South Africa’s Garrick Higgo is through to the final 16 in the 70th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Flint Hills National Golf Club.

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De Klerk lifts Sun City SA-15 Challenge title

20 Jul 2017

Nash de Klerk from Ekurhuleni claimed an emphatic 10 stroke victory in the Sun City SA Under-15 Challenge at the home of the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Thursday.

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Ferreira on fire in Sun City SA Challenge

20 Jul 2017

Michael Ferreira from Gauteng North broke through for his first national title when he marched to a three shot victory in Sun City SA Under-13 Challenge at Sun City on Thursday.

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Deyzel drives to Tshwane Junior Open lead

20 Jul 2017

Werner Deyzel from Gauteng North blitzed his back nine at Pretoria Country Club to leapfrog South Africa’s number one ranked Jayden Schaper for the first round lead in the Tshwane Junior Open on Thursday.

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Mclachlan sheds the monkey at Houghton

19 Jul 2017

Keegan Mclachlan has had more close calls on the South African junior amateur circuit in the last three years than you can shake a stick at, but a birdie flurry on the back nine at Houghton Golf Club for the Nomads National Order of Merit Inland title finally got rid of the monkey on Mclachlan's back.

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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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Schaper makes SA golfing history with SA Boys Grand Slam

13 Jul 2017

Jayden Schaper is South Africa’s second Grand Slam winner. Yes, the slender 16-year-old from Benoni still has a long way to go to emulate the legendary Gary Player, but his name will go into the annals of South African golf history all the same as the first junior to win all four Nomads SA Boys titles.

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Schaper on brink of junior golf Grand Slam

12 Jul 2017

Jayden Schaper firmed up his bid for an unprecedented Nomads SA Boys Grand Slam when he forced his way to the front in the second round of the Nomads SA Boys Under-17 Championship in Rustenburg on Wednesday.

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Senger rebounds to lead SA Boys U-17 Champs

11 Jul 2017

Ayden Senger gave new meaning to that old saying that when you fall down, you should get right back up and keep walking when he fired a flawless 68 to take the first round lead in the Nomads SA Boys Under-17 Championship on Tuesday.

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