Development golfers and amateurs get a shot at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City

Development golfers and amateurs get a shot at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City Nedbank and Sun International, founding Trustees of The Sports Trust, recently gave Gauteng and North West development golfers an opportunity of a lifetime, to visit and watch their heroes at the Nedbank Golf Challenge (NGC) on Friday, 15 November. These […]

Tours allow pros to wear shorts during Alfred Dunhill Championship

Tours allow pros to wear shorts during Alfred Dunhill Championship The Alfred Dunhill Championship will play its part in a groundbreaking move for professional golf wherein the Sunshine Tour and European Tour have agreed to allow the players competing in this week’s tournament to wear shorts for the duration of the event. The decision was […]

Meeting the Challenge to give back through golf

Meeting the Challenge to give back through golf The official ribbon cutting ceremony of the new sports court at the Mphuphuthe Primary School. (Front row from left to right) Nono Bapela (NW Department of ACSR), Kgosi Solomon (Mphuphuthe Monnakgotla), Jackie Mathebula (Chairman of The Sports Trust), Rachel Mdaki (Principal of Mphuphuthe Primary School), Mayor of […]

Coetzee wins at Simola

Coetzee wins at Simola While George Coetzee didn’t catch any fish this week in Knysna, he was happy to walk away with his 10th Sunshine Tour title after dominant week in which he finished 20-under-par to claim a three-stroke victory at Simola Golf and Country Club. He took a three-shot lead into the final round […]

Double delight for Dlamini on Vodacom Origins series

Double delight for Dlamini on Vodacom Origins series Photo Credit: Tyrone Winfield. Nobuhle Dlamini claimed her second consecutive Vodacom Origins of Golf victory when she won the final tournament on the series by three shots at the Simola Golf and Country Estate. Dlamini closed with a one-under-par 71 to win on level par 144, adding […]

In-form Traut headlines SA Women’s Mid-Amateur field

In-form Traut headlines SA Women’s Mid-Amateur field In-form Vicki Traut from Western Province will lead the Championship Division challenge in the 2019 SA Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship at Selborne Golf Estate, Hotel and Spa from 11-13 November; Photo Credit: Ernest Blignault. In-form Vicki Traut will headline a glorious festival of golf when the SA Women’s Mid-Amateur […]

The value of golf pros giving back

The value of golf pros giving back Kyle McClatchie (background) helps a young South African Golf Development Board (SAGDB) golfer work on his game during a golf clinic at the Vodacom Origins of Golf Final at the Simola Golf and Country Estate on Tuesday. Credit: Tyrone Winfield. Whether it’s Gary Player, Charl Schwartzel, Dylan Frittelli, […]

Top professionals returning to Leopard Creek

Top professionals returning to Leopard Creek The magnificent Leopard Creek Country Club will once again welcome the finest professionals from the Sunshine Tour and European Tour for the 2019 Alfred Dunhill Championship from 28 November to 1 December. The Alfred Dunhill Championship, co-sanctioned by both the Sunshine Tour and European Tour, will make for a […]

Cool-hand Kingston closes out SA Senior Open victory

Cool-hand Kingston closes out SA Senior Open victory PHOTO – James Kingston sealed a nine-shot victory in the SA Senior Open, hosted by Bitou Municipality, with a birdie finish at Plettenberg Bay Country Club; credit Accelerate Sport. James Kingston became a two-time SA national champion after winning the SA Senior Open, hosted by Bitou Municipality, […]