From the Founder’s Desk

You may recall a few weeks ago, my offer to mentor and coach some previously disadvantaged Sunshine Tour players for free for the rest of this season. I’m delighted to say that we’ve had some nice progress already with the selected players. Allister de Kock managed to pre-qualify for the European Tour co-sanctioned Joburg Open last week. Unfortunately, he missed the cut, but gained great experience and a major confidence boost. This week, James Kamte has pre-qualified for the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek after making some improvements to his ball flight. Look out for his progress in the coming days.

BSI Tournament Results

Our champions in the making

Congratulations to Sean Paxton, who won our Premier medal last week with a fantastic score of 67 on the East Course at Royal Johannesburg & Kensington GC. A personal best was also achieved by Sam Bengane with 78.

In our Junior Academy section, Bernard Meyer won the BSI Junior Medal with a score of 71 on the West Course at Royal Johannesburg & Kensington GC.
In our Global Medal, Junior Academy student, Titouan Tregouet won with a round of 71 at Golf Club de Bourbon on Reunion Island. The Global Medal is played amongst the BSI students who are not able to return to South Africa at the moment and are following a remote training and learning programme.
Sean Paxton Bernard Meyer

Professional Wins and Solid Finishes

These gents are on a mission to success!

Congratulations to BSI PGA Diploma graduate, Stuart Smith on winning the PGA of SA National Championship at Centurion CC last week, with an impressive -11 total (68,65,72). BSI Coach and fellow graduate, Coenie Stoop finished in 10th place.

Congratulations to BSI PGA Diploma graduate, James Pennington on winning an Eswatini PGA Tour event at Royal Swazi Sun this last weekend with scores of 68,71.

PGA Diploma student, Daniel Nduva has had a solid run of form recently in national ranking events. He placed T12 in the Gauteng North Silver Salver, 4th in the Harry Oppenheimer Trophy, T12 in the Central Gauteng Open, and T8 in the Bobby Locke Invitational. He has moved up to 37th in the GolfRSA national rankings as a result.
Stuart Smith James Pennington Daniel Nduva

What do our Students Say?

Hard work pays off, just ask our students

Here are some more of our PGA Diploma students talking about their experiences on the programme and at BSI in general.
Your journey starts here

Contact to apply for this prestigious post-matric programme. Limited spaces available for January 2021 enrolment.

Performance Tip

Hit Longer Drives

BSI Coach, Christopher Wright shows you how to hit longer and straighter drives, with a simple drill to help you hit the centre of the clubface more consistently.

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