North West Province Golf Union
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NORTH WEST GOLF NEWS
North West Golf Union has been very active over the last while and also selected their Mid-Amateur side for golfers over the age of 35 to participate at the S.A. Interprovincial. The team included:
Dougie McCabe, Johan Krugel, Patrick Sefodi, Timothy Rautenbach (all from Rustenburg), Danie Janse van Vuuren, Christo Peens, Jan Greyling ( all Potchefstroom) and Patrick Maichotlo (Klerksdorp). Coenie Schoonhoven is the Manager.
The Sanlam Cansa provincial final was also won recently by:
S W Oosthuizen (Wolmaranstad) A Division Winner
Neels Vermaak (Leeudorningstad) B Division Winner
Piet Van Rensburg (Leeudoringstad) C Division Winner
The North West Mid-Amateur Open held at Potchefstroom was jointly won by two Gauteng players Louis Jonck (Gauteng North) and David Muller (Central Gauteng). Our own North West players also excelled with Patrick Maichotlo, Douglas McCabe and Christo Peens all joint third, whilst Louis Botha (Potchefstroom – 7th), Gary Church (Rustenburg- 13th) also did well.
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SHARED VICTORY AT NWGU MID AMATEUR TOURNAMENT
The North West Golf Union Mid Amateur Championships were hosted at Potchefstroom Country Club on Sunday 26 July 2015. Players from as far as George participated in the event which started in freezing conditions. As the temperature rose, the scores came down.
Luois Jonck of Irene Country Club and David Muller of Glenvista Golf Club both finished on 3 under par, 141. One playoff hole was played which both players parred. Due to bad light, it was decided to share the victory.
Full results of the event is available under tournaments - results - Mid Amateur.
On the photo, Louis Jonck and David Muller is congratulated by the President of the NWGU, Mr Petrus van Schalkwyk)
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NORTH WEST GOLF UNION MID AMATEUR TEAM ANOUNCED
At the North West Mid Amateur Championships played on Sunday 26 July 2015 at Potchefstroom Country Club, the team that will represent the North West Golf Union in the Mid Amateur Interprovincial to be played during October in the Eastern Cape, was announced. The team members are:
Christo Peens (Potchefstroom) Douglas Mc Cabe (Rustenburg)
Johan Krugel (Rustenburg) Danie Janse van Vuuren (Captain - Potchefstroom)
Patrick Sefodi (Rustenburg) Patrick Maichotlo (Klerksdorp)
Timothy Rautenbach (Rustenburg) Jan Greyling (Potchefstroom)
Manager: Coenie Schoonhoven (Potchefstroom)
The Execeutive of the NWGU wishes the team all of the best in their preperation and during the tournament.
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NORTH WEST OPEN FOURSOMES TOURNAMENT
The North West Golf Union Open Foursomes tournament has been moved to 16 August 2015 at Magalies Park Golf Club.
Entry Form is available at NW Clubs and at other Provincial Unions. Entries can also be done online on this website.