On the tee with Trevor


Fridays are for specials! 

Enjoy our reduced rates this Friday and spoil yourself with an epic lunch!
 

Betterball Matchplay

 
Sponsored by the Blair Group of Companies

Here is the draw for the 2019 Betterball Matchplay.

Click to enlarge.

Thank you to the Blair Group of Companies for making this event possible!

 

Race to the Lost City

 

OFM: The sound of your life



Upcoming events


Friday the 26th is Social golf with a Green fee and Pub Lunch Special. Call Janke (051 447 0906) for details.

Saturday the 27th is an I.P.S | Sponsored by Distell.


Wednesday the 1st of May is a BBS sponsored by the Club, and co sponsored by The Golfers Club.

Friday the 3rd and Saturday the 4th of May is the Senior Championships.

Saturday the 4th of May is a Medal sponsored by The Blair Group of Companies.


The Stella Artois business League has been postponed until Wednesday the 22nd of May.

The 2019 Captain's Cup has been scheduled for Thurs the 25th ( Registration ), Friday the 26th and Sat the 27th of July.

For any enquiries, please call Trevor on 051 / 4470906 or 082 494 9469.

Treat yourself!


When winter comes whirling in, we usually take cover under heavy jackets, woolly jerseys and duvets. The biggest challenge each morning is put one toe out of bed onto the freezing tile floor!

But winter can be fun, and warm, and snug. You just need the right people and the right setting!

Before winter properly sets in, make way for our Winter Special! This includes a bed & breakfast and a complimentary glass of red wine or gluhwein. Relax after dinner with a hot cup of coffee in the one hand and dessert in the other.

To book your winter retreat, call us on 051 871 4200 or info@blackmountainhotel.co.za.

News on the golfing front

 

Visit us in store or contact us for any enquiries!

Tee is up this Sunday


Families who golf together, stay together

Pack in your whole family for a grand day out on the course every Sunday!


Feeling lucky?


Friday Club Draw

The next draw will take place on the 26th April 2019. The draw will be worth R 8 300.00.

Louis Badenhorst
missed out on the R 8 200.00 roll over draw.
The Stella Artois beers were won by Trevor.


Memberships


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!


Happy birthday to the following members!

Sarel Myburgh 26.04
Gerrit van Niekerk 26.04
Henning Liebenberg 27.04
Elmer Blomerus 27.04
Adéle Sik 27.04
Rodney Du Rand 27.04
Lynette Jordaan 28.04
Christo Rothman
28.04
Gabrelle Venter 30.04

 

Results


Saturday the 20th April
B.B.S  Sponsored by NTT NISSAN


1st with 45 pts was Hansie Engelbrecht & Hein Carshagen
2nd with 44 pts was Gerrie Britz & Lappies Labuschagne ( winning the c/o )
3rd with 44 pts was Michael Vroomen & Ryno Smith
4th with 43 pts was John & Tommy Blair
 
Due to the weather the Race to Sun City didn’t take place on Wednesday, 24 April 2019. The 3rd round of the Race to Sun City will either be postponed or the total rounds to play will be changed.

Simplify your short game

 
Reap the rewards of great wedge play
 
Over the past three weeks, we have discussed the importance of great distance control in your wedge game and how it can help you lower your scores, improve your skills and get more from your golf. 
 
Create a wedge chart.
There are many advantages:
- Greater distance control
- Improved accuracy
- Better shot execution under pressure
- Added confidence from a variety of distances
- Less technical swing thoughts
- Better game management.
 
 
 
Armed with your wedge chart and your favourite distance with your favourite wedge, you’ll know where to lay-up if you can’t get to the green with your approach. That’s better game management. Every golfer, whatever their handicap, should have a wedge chart.
 
 
Fill your wedge chart
To gauge a distance for each of your swings for each wedge can be difficult without assistance. So why not book a session with us. Let’s complete your wedge chart and at the same time, we can look over your three swings. Maybe there are other improvements.
 
Book a session >

 

Better ball striking

 
You know you want it.
 
Too many golfers make poor contact with the ball with their irons because the low point of their swing is BEFORE the ball, resulting in fat or thin contact.
 
 
 
In the search for solid, quality ball striking you want to make contact with the ball, and then the turf. That requires a slightly descending blow or angle of attack.

What if I told you that one of the simple ways to improve your angle of attack on the ball, and therefore your ball striking is...
 
 
Yes, a towel!
 
Learn more >
 
 
You know your position at address and impact is different. The setup is exactly that. It’s the correct setup to allow you to make a great swing, returning to what is sometimes referred to as the ”stacked” position at impact. How do you look at impact? 

 
Improvement makes the game more fun
Whatever your level, a small improvement in ball striking quality, makes a BIG change in how much fun you have out on the golf course. It’s time for better. 
 
Contact us >
 

 


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