EQUIPMENT GIVEN TO SUN CITY
On 1 November 2017 the NWGU handed over golf equipment to the development coach at Sun City, Peter Mazibuko. Sun City suppported the NWGU and a development chapter was started at Sun City. Peter Mazibuko received training from the SAGDB Head Coach together with two other NWGU coaches.
The equipment will enable the children to play on the golf courses at Sun City.
On the photo is Victor Motsumi, Golf Operations Manager, Sun City, Coenie Schoonhoven SAGDB Manager, NWGU and Peter Mazibuko, the coach.
BETTER BALL LEAGUE FINALISED
On Saturday 11 November 2017 the teams of Orkney Golf Club and Stilfontein Golf Club competed in the final of the NWGU Better Ball League. The match was hosted by Klerksdorp Golf Club. Stilfontein managed to win the first two mataches but Orkney fought back and won the last three matches, thus beating Stilfontein 3 vs 2. The games were played in a very good spiririt and both captains confirmed that this was the case. The team of Orkney Gollf Club were: Eduan Booysens, Johan Badenhosrt, Erlank Cronje, Matie Booyens, Wynand du Preez, Snake Snyders, Duncan Powell, Etienne de Villiers, Gavin Kruger en Jaco van den Berg.
RORI NKOSI NAMED AS PLAYER OF THE YEAR
During the year end function of SA Kids Golf, Rorisang Nkosi of Pecanwood Golf and Country Club was chosen as player of the year 2017. Some of the best players in South Africa (Casey Jarvis) received this award and great things are expected from Rori. Rori also received the trophy for the best stroke average amongst all age groups. Well done Rori!
Entries for the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series (BFMJS) tournament
Entries for the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series (BFMJS) tournament scheduled for North West are now open. This will take place at Rustenburg Golf Club on Tuesday the 9th January 2018.
The winner of the U19 division will go through to the regional final with the opportunity of participating in the Junior North & South being held in Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA.
For players to enter go to juniorseries.bridgefm.co.za
On the Home Page click on "Entries & Results" - the schedule of tournaments will then appear.
Click on the "E" button next the tournament that you wish to enter. and then click on "Sign Up". Then follow the entry procedure.
After entering you will be placed on the WAITING LIST and once entry payment is done you will be entered into the TOURNAMENT proper.
Entry fee of R150 to be paid into the SAGDB account:
FNB Account Number 6230 389 8235
Branch code 26-05-05
Reference: BFM NW followed by player's name