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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The Back Nine with Almero Theron

24 Aug 2017

You would have been hard-pressed to find anyone outside the Free State golfing fraternity who knew the name Almero Theron at the start of the season. But this firebrand from Vaalpark in Sasolburg has literally gone from a Jack to a King since he joined the mid-amateur ranks in April.

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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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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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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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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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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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