Friday, 19 April 2019 Email us | www.bloemgolf.co.za | Tel: 051 447 0571


On the tee with Trevor

 
 
From left to right: Ladies A Division Champ, Ronel Badenhorst, B Division Champ, Marna Vorster, and the C Division Champ Marieta Theron   Lady Captain congratulating the A Division Champ, Ronel Badenhorst

 
   
        Wilco Nienaber is our A Division Champion
         
   
P.J Janse van Vuuren is our B Division Champ
  Cedric Peterson and our C Division Champ, Werner van Zyl   All three Division Champions

 
 

GolfRSA announced their 2019/20 National Squad last week:

Jovan Rebula, Luca Filippi, Matt Saulez, Christo Lamprecht, Cole Stevens, Martin Vorster, Kieron van Wyk, Yurav Premlall, Carl Mwale, Casey Jarvis, Jayden Schaper, Wilco Nienaber, Therion Nel, Amilkar Bhana*, Nash de Klerk, Kian Rose*, Jordan Duminy, Samuel Simpson*, Christiaan Burke* (*new caps).

The GolfRSA
Women Elite Squad 2019 is made up of Caitlyn Macnab, Jordan Rothman, Kaiyuree Moodley, Kaylah Williams, Kiera Floyd, Zethu Myeki, Kajal Mistry & Symone Henriques.

Congratulations to both Wilco and Therion, our Bloemfontein Golf Club members.
 
 

The Race is on!


 

Upcoming events


Friday, the 29th of March is the
Alec Levin Golf Day

Saturday, the 30th & Sunday, the 31st of March is the Alec Levin Foursomes. Please call Colin on 082 990 7175 for further details.
 
 

Wednesday, the 3rd of April is a B.B.S, co-sponsored by The Golfers Club.

 
 

Saturday, the 6th of April is a Monthly Medal, sponsored by The Blair Group of Companies.
 
 

Wednesday, the 10th of April is the 2019 Stella Artois Business League
 
 

Saturday, the 13th is a B.B.B.B, kindly sponsored by K. W . V
 
 

Sunday, the 14th of April is a 1 tee start until 10:40. The Nomads will start at 11h00 on the 1st & 10th tees. Social golf will resume from 2pm.

Wednesday, the 17th of April is an I.P.S, sponsored by the Club. We also have our seniors joining us.
 
 
 
Wednesday, the 17th of April The 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held at 7pm in the lounge.

Friday, the 19th of April is Good Friday. The course and its facilities will be closed.

Saturday, the 20th of April is a B.B.S, kindly sponsored by N.T.T. Nissan

 
 

Sunday is social golf with a 1 tee start

Monday, the 22nd of April is a public holiday - Family Day - with a 1 tee start. 

The 2019 Captains Cup has been scheduled for Thursday, the 25th (registration), Friday, the 26th and Saturday, the 27th of July!

For any enquiries, please call Trevor on 051 / 4470906 or 0824949469.

 
 

It's the last week of school holidays!


Why not break away for a good old camping trip?

For only R425 (per person sharing) you get a full breakfast with a complimentaty beer and boerie or just a burger at the Pool Bar.

One big happy family

There's really something for everyone! While the kiddies are enjoying themselves on the jumping castle, water slide, putt putt or volleyball you and your betterhalf can enjoy a spa day or just relax in the heated pool. You as a family can also go horse riding, go on a game drive or watch a movie in the cinema.

Contact us today to book your weekend away on 051 871 4200 or info@blackmountainhotel.co.za


Sundays are for golf!

 
 

Friday Club draw


The next draw will take place on the 29th of March 2019. The draw will be worth R 8 000.

The Stella Artois beers was won by Gys Botes and Barry Kitching.


Membership


Through these tough economical times, we at the Bloemfontein Golf Club have started implementing affordable ways of paying your annual membership fees. We have a monthly debit order facility that has been very successful.

Please give either Lodia or Carla a call at 051 447 0571, who will assist you in renewing your membership, or to become a new member.

Happy Birthday!


Brand Louw 29.03 , Megan Barr 29.03 , Jacobus de Kock 29.03 , Ching Weng 30.03 , Ray Plaatjies 30.03 , Theunis Myburg 01.04, Colin Frances 01.04, Gert Venter 02.04, Soffy Kleovoulou 03.04, Barry Goodes 03.04 & Dick Osborne 04.04


Who's been winning at the Club?


Wednesday, the 20th March
I.P.S, sponsored by the Club.

1st with 38 pts was Gert Cronje (winning the c/o)
2nd with 38 pts was Theo van Tonder
3rd with 34 pts was Carina Theron


Saturday, the 23rd of March
I.P.S, kindly sponsored by Compuden.

1st with 38 pts was M.C Pienaar
2nd with 37 pts was Jasper Richter (winning the c/o)
3rd with 37 pts was Theuns Wolmarans
4th with 36 pts was Des v Viegen (winning the c/o)
5th with 36 pts was Gavin Hartman
6th with 35 pts was Rhyno Smith

Your fitting survey

 
Don’t neglect your options
 
We’d like you to give us 3 minutes of your time to complete a survey that will allow us to provide you with a better and more personal service. With your individual responses, we get a much better idea of
how we can help you. This is a win-win survey.
 
Give us your answers now >

 
Too many golfers carry clubs in their bags they very rarely use and then don’t have clubs they’d use on at least a third of the holes (if they
were in the bag). How many
wedges do you carry?
 
And while we’re on the subject of clubs used on every hole; most golfers play with a putter
that has a shaft length that was probably never validated as being the right length for them.
 
 
Was your putter fitted or was it trial and error?
 
Fill in your survey
That’s why we’d like you to complete this survey and
let us know what’s most important to you and your
playing experience.
You want it now
Are you one of the many with a handicap between
12 and 17 who could easily be single figures if only
you had a better short game? Let’s see.
 
Complete now > Contact us now >

The Par 3 Advantage

 
Knowing how to use hybrids
 
The hybrid was invented to provide regular golfers with distance and consistency with longer shots. More forgiving and easier to use.
 
 
 But we’ve picked up a lot of uncertainty amongst golfers on how to use hybrids. From the fairway, is it played like an iron or a fairway wood? And, is it the same when you tee up the ball?
 
 
You’ll find a lot of Par 3’s that are in the long iron/hybrid distance area. It’s deliberate. On at least one or more of the holes the course designer wants to test the longer end of your approach-shot-bag. Make your hybrids your favourite clubs by learning how to use a hybrid from the tee and the fairway. It changes the game.
 
Make Par 3 improvement a priority
 
Technique matters. It helps to make your playing experience as enjoyable as possible. Golf becomes more fun. Be proud of your technique. Be as good as you can be.
 
Contact us >
 




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