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Nuusbrief van Boland-gholfunie se President

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 10:05

Die jaar is besig om vinnig na ‘n einde te loop en dis daarom ‘n goeie geleentheid om nou ‘n terugblik te neem op 2014. In die geheel het die Boland-unie – op en vanaf die gholfbaan ‘n baie goeie jaar gehad.

JUNIORS:

Die Bolandse junior spanne het die unie vanjaar baie trots gemaak deur tydens drie junior toernooie as kampioene gekroon te word.
Die o.19-span het dit twee...read more

Moorreesburg baas in Kapteinstoernooi

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 17:48

Die sesde Kapteintstoernooi is onlangs gespeel by die Citrusdal-gholfklub en was weer ‘n groot sukses.
Die man wat die idee gehad het om ‘n Kapteinstoernooi aan te bied is Sakkie van der Westhuizen van die Citrusdal-klub. “Ek het nog altyd gedink dat die klubkapteins vir hul harde werk beloon moet word deur so ‘n toernooi en dit is waar die gedagte aan hierdie Kapteintoersnooi by my...read more

Top honours for Hermanus in Newmark Shield

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:57

In 1925 the former Mayor of Caledon, Mr Basil Newmark, established a golf tournament to promote friendly rivalry between the affiliated golf clubs of the Boland- and Western Province Golf Unions. The event became known as The Newmark Shield Golf Challenge and this year saw the 89th playing thereof at Caledon Golf Club, making it the oldest team stroke play event in South Africa.

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Paul wen na uitspeel op Bredasdorp

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 13:00

Paul Baatjies van Swellendam het die Bredasdorp Ope gewen, maar dit was eers na ‘n uitspeelstryd met Pierre de Villiers van Stellenbosch-klub. Beide Baatjies en De Villiers het 150 aangeteken, maar Baatjies het op die 1ste uitspeelputjie gewen.

TELLINGS (volgorde: voorgee; bruto eerste ronde; netto eerste ronde; bruto tweede ronde; netto eerste ronde)

P BAATJIES 2 77 75 73...read more

Solid win for Boland Mid-Am on final day

Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 06:45

The Boland Mid Amateur-team ended the SA National Tournament on a high note with a solid win over Southern Cape.

RESULT:
Boland 8 vs Southern Cape 4
Foursomes:
Buitendag / Van Zyl beat Murray / Malgas 1Up;
Atkinson / du Toit beat Norgarb / Geldenhuys 2 & 1;
Baatjies / Jordaan lost to Williams / Davids 1Down;
Van Der Merwe / Oosthuizen lost to...read more

All Tournament Results

Date Tournament Winner Full Results Club Points
Finished on 09/11/2014 Bobby Locke (Robertson) Result PDF
Finished on 07/09/2014 2014 BOLAND VOLVO MID AM CHAMPIONSHIP Result PDF
Finished on 31/08/2014 Paarl Open Result PDF
Finished on 16/08/2014 SWELLENDAM OPEN Result PDF
Finished on 09/08/2014 Moorreesburg Open Result PDF

Upcoming Tournaments

Date Fixture Category
27/11/2014 Senior Amateur Series Senior Golf
29/11/2014 Castle Lite Final Open
30/11/2014 Boland Closed @ Robertson Open
06/12/2014 Shelley Point Open Open

Advice from our Specialist

by The Swingfit Team

These days Wet Wednesdays are as common as Wacky Wednesdays at Steers. I don’t know why and how it’s possible, and I wish I could explain it, but it rains every Wednesday. It’s not easy playing when it’s cold and wet, but this is something we should get used to over the winter period in the Cape. Luckily it is almost summer time again.
But for now here are a few tips on how to handle tough conditions.

1. Keep Dry
A great rain suite is a must in this area, keeping dry and warm is step one to playing great golf in wet... read more