Course Update...

And the clean-up is underway...
Fortunately we have suffered very little structural damage, but there is obviously a lot of cleaning up to be done. The course is closed today, but you can be sure that we are doing our utmost to get it ready for play as soon as possible.

We promise to keep you in the loop, but feel free to call the golf shop on (012)654-1144 / 2111, or pop in and visit them – they would love to see you, and are ready to help you with all your golf shopping needs; lessons and Flitescope Fitting Sessions etc.

This week’s Heros…

Congratulations to Malik Ebrahim on winning the 4th Quarter Junior Order of Merit.
 

It’s wonderful to hear about the good work that our coaches and Golf Management Students have been doing.

From Lily Reich at the SA Disabled Golf Association…

What an awesome time we had at the Deaf Junior Interschools last week. The children loved every minute of it and we are extremely proud to say that your children from TransOranje School are doing awesome.
 
We must thank Coach Justin Godfrey and Curtley Roberts who are doing a great job of coaching these children and instilling our life skills which is an integral part of our program.

The GMC students have been amazing and offered to help wherever they could as well as sending two coaches (Thean Fourie & Ceanon van Aardt) to the week of the Interschools as some coaches could not make the week. They were both awesome and extremely helpful and knowledgeable.

Also to Dale and his team for the sponsorship, loan clubs, pencils, balls, pitch forks and everything that they always help us with whenever we need. GNGU - Thank you so much for believing in us and supporting us. It means so much to so many.
 
Check out the event here – 2019 (Physically Disabled) Interschools (Cape Town, Pretoria, Durban) -
Again – Thank you!

     
Thean & Ceanon     Curtley & SADGA Players

Justin Godfrey looks after our Junior Section, but he also coaches adults. You can get in touch with him on 082-925-0236 or justin@zwartkopcc.co.za.

Check out all our heros on our Hero Wall here.

The Singles Club

Sunday, 12th January 2020

Diarise in order to join us for the first Singles Club event, happening in the New Year. This event is open to single figure handicappers only. The entry fee is R100, which the Club will match. The more people that participate, the more payouts there will be! Enter with Sharon Bruyns on (012)654-1144 or justin@zwartkopcc.co.za.
 
 
End your Weekend with our Sunday Golf Specials

To book a tee-off time, please call the Golf Shop on (012) 654-2111 or go to www.zwartkopcountryclub.co.za.
 

 
Let us help you play better golf...
 
This week Elsabe advises you on checking the length of your putter.
 
 

Practice with Purpose in December

Join Elsabe and Justin as they continue with Breaking, 80, 90 & 100
 
 
Reserve your spot >


 
Wingate / Waterkloof / Zwartkop Alliance

We have an Alliance between ourselves, Waterkloof and Wingate, which allows you to play at their courses at member’s rates. Please do remember to follow the rules when using the Alliance:
  • Bookings can only be made by our golf shop staff. Therefore contact Ian, Joseph, Vusi or Johan as they will make the booking on your behalf. Please do not arrive at Wingate or Waterkloof without having booked in advance with one of our staff members.
  • Bookings are subject to availability, and can only be made one week in advance for games happening on Monday to Friday, as well as Sunday.
  • Bookings for Saturday afternoons can only be made the day before.
  • Saturday mornings are excluded from the arrangement.

Product of the Week

The perfect Xmas Gift for any avid golfer – Callaway Pro 300 Range Finder - Only R 4499

• Waterproof
• 1000-yards & accurate to 1-yard
• Slope Mode
• 6x Magnification
• Meters or Yards

 
Reserve yours >
 
 

A career in golf

 

What matters most to you?

 
 
We asked a question.
Do you see golf as a social, recreational activity OR a competitive sport? That invites one more question about your hopes.
Answer now >

 
 
If you followed the link, you’ll see that it's quite an interesting question. I’ve seen the summary of the priorities from six other clubs. It will be good to see how we line up.
 
  
 

Rembember, you can remain as anonymous as you  like. I would be interested to know who you are, but please don't enter your name if you don't feel comfortable doing so.

 
It’s a fun question
If you skipped the link above, then please know that it’s quite a thought-provoking question. It’s a what’s most important? A 1 – 2 – 3 question.
View the question >

Think about your golf

 

We’ve asked you to look at 4 particular stats. In week one of the conversation we wanted you to track fairways hit and then in week two we talked about average par 3 score.

Now let’s measure your ability to control distance with the wedge. Over 4 rounds, measure the average number of shots it takes you to hole out from the 90 to 40-metre range.
 
 
Every time you get within 90 to 40-metres of the green you’re trying to control distance on some sort of wedge shot. Most of you will have this shot 7 or 8 times per round. The difference between averaging 4 shots and 3 shots is therefore 7 to 8 strokes on your scorecard.
 
“Depending on your handicap, set yourself a target. Start by getting under 4, then attempt to get below 3.5 and then set off trying to reach 3. Practice really pays off with this skill.”

 
Book your skills assessment
Get insight into your game. Discover what you could improve quickly. Let’s plan an improvement journey together.
Contact us >


 




 



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