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Winter sparkles in Kimberley

09 Nov 2017

The history of diamonds in South Africa is rooted in the Northern Cape, but Sandra Winter from George sparkled brighter than the Star of South Africa when she lifted the SA Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship title for a record fourth time on Wednesday.

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Mistry marches to Ackerman glory

16 Oct 2017

South Africa’s top ranked Kajal Mistry continued her dominance of the women’s amateur golf circuit as she raced to her third victory in as many months in the prestigious Ackerman Championship on Sunday.

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Open season at Ackerman Championship

14 Oct 2017

Western Province’s Kaylah Williams will lead a strong field of local and national players into battle as she hunts back-to-back victories in the prestigious Ackerman Championship at Atlantic Beach Country Club this weekend.

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Uys and Hughes take the spoils at Sanlam Cancer Challenge Finals

11 Oct 2017

West Coast golfer De Villiers Uys of Xamarin Country Club in Lambert’s Bay successfully defended his Sanlam Cancer Challenge title at the Gary Player Country Club and Joyce Hughes captured the Overall Women's title this week during the 25th playing of the Sanlam Cancer Challenge National Final.

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WP crowned SA Women’s IPT champions

29 Sep 2017

Western Province was ascendancy once again as they turned a final round assault on Gauteng into a glorious celebration at the 57th South African Women’s Inter-Provincial Championship at Mossel Bay Golf Club on Friday.

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KZN seals SA Women’s IPT promotion

29 Sep 2017

KwaZulu-Natal won the B-Section in the 57th South African Inter-Provincial Championship with an unbeaten performance at Mossel Bay Golf Club on Friday.

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Showdowns loom in SA Women’s IPT

28 Sep 2017

Western Province A pulled within striking distance of log leaders Gauteng A in the top draw of the A-Section on day two of the 2017 SA Women's Inter-Provincial Championship, while KwaZulu-Natal managed to stay ahead of Western Province B in the battle for promotion in Mossel Bay.

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Gauteng, KZN make formidable start at SA Women’s IPT

27 Sep 2017

Gauteng A made the best possible start to their title defence in  the 57th South African Women’s Inter-Provincial as KwaZulu-Natal charged to the top of the B-Section Log with a clean sweep at Mossel Bay Golf Club on Wednesday.

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Gauteng set for success at SA Women’s IPT

26 Sep 2017

Gauteng A showed tremendous patience and skill in extremely windy conditions at Mossel Bay Golf Club to win the A-Division in Tuesday’s seeding round for the 2017 SA Women's Inter-Provincial Championship.

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Young Province side set the mark in Mossel Bay

26 Sep 2017

In a fantastic show of courage, four members of the Womens Golf Western Province HPC Coaching Programme upstaged the favourites to win the battle for supremacy in the B-Division Seeding Qualifier for the 2017 South African Women’s Inter-Provincial in Mossel Bay on Tuesday.

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Gauteng geared for SA Women’s IPT defence

25 Sep 2017

South Africa’s number one senior Kajal Mistry and top ranked junior Woo-Ju Son will lead Gauteng into battle as the Lions hunt a hat-trick of SA Women's Inter-Provincial titles at Mossel Bay Golf Club this week.

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Mistry simply sublime in Hermanus

18 Sep 2017

South Africa’s top ranked senior Kajal Mistry was simply majestic as she cruised to an eight shot victory in the Boland Ladies Amateur Championship in Hermanus on Sunday. 

The 15-year-old from Gauteng fired rounds of 70 and 68 at Hermanus Golf Club to triumphe on six-under-par 138.

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SA duo sign off with top 15s in England

15 Sep 2017

South Africa’s top junior pair Jayden Schaper and Woo-Ju Son both closed out top 15 finishes in the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy in England on Thursday. The petite Son battled a wayward driver, but to secure a share of 15th despite a final round 81 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake.

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Solid day for SA pair at Hoylake

14 Sep 2017

Woo-Ju Son stayed in touch on another windy day at Royal Liverpool Golf Club while Jayden Schaper vaulted into the top 25 in the second round of the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy on Wednesday.

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Full Marks for Macnab

13 Sep 2017

GolfRSA Elite Squad player Caitlyn Macnab cashed in on her first provincial victory in impressive style when she banked a hat-trick of titles in the recent Ekurhuleni Open.

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Mixed start for SA pair at Duke of York

13 Sep 2017

Woo-Ju Son played herself into the top 10, but Jayden Schaper will have some work to do to close the gap on the frontrunners as South Africa’s top junior pair head into the second round of the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy in England.

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Son and Schaper set off for UK

09 Sep 2017

Two of South Africa’s brightest golf prospects left for the United Kingdom on Saturday to fly the flag for South Africa in the prestigious Duke of York Young Champions in England next week.

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Superior Son strikes again in Southern Cape

29 Aug 2017

She might not be a household name just yet, but Woo-Ju Son from Gauteng is certainly one of South Africa’s brightest prospects. And she will be taking a boatload of confidence to the prestigious Duke of York Young Champions in England next month after she seized her eighth victory this season in the Southern Cape Women’s Open this past Sunday.

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August Spotlight on rising star Crystal Beukes

24 Aug 2017

Boland Junior Crystal Beukes underlined her status as one of South Africa’s rising golf stars with a top 10 finish in the recent Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series tournament at Paarl Golf Club.
The 16-year-old from Somerset West – who dreams of joining her hero Michelle Wie on the LPGA Tour – tied for seventh overall in the Under-19 A-Division and finished as the top girl contestant in this exciting new series aimed at nurturing and developing the country’s junior talent.

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More success for Mistry at Kyalami

18 Aug 2017

Gauteng junior Kajal Mistry cemented her number one spot in the Womens Golf South Africa Senior Rankings with a two stroke victory in the ProShop Gauteng 36 Holes Stroke Play Championships on Wednesday.
The 16-year-old GolfRSA Elite Squad player fired rounds of 71 and 74 at Kyalami Country Club to triumph on a winning score of one-over-par 145.

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WGSA salutes Erica Botha

15 Aug 2017

It was with enormous sadness that we learned that our Tournament Administrator, Erica Botha, passed away on Monday.   Erica joined WGSA in April 2014 and from the day she started, it was evident where her passion lay.

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Gorlei wins Sanlam SA Women’s Amateur

19 Jul 2017

Cara Gorlei laid last year’s ghost to rest when she defeated fellow USA collegiate golfer Jessica Dreesbeimdieke for the Sanlam South African Women’s Amateur Championship title at Stellenbosch Golf Club on Wednesday.

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Myeki, Bouch leads final four at SA Women’s Amateur

18 Jul 2017

GolfRSA Elite Squad duo Zethu Myeki and Sarah Bouch will face a former top ranked South African and an unheralded Namibian in the hunt for the final two spots in this year’s Sanlam South African Women’s Amateur Championship at Stellenbosch Golf Club.

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Rothman slays Mistry at SA Women’s Amateur

17 Jul 2017

Kajal Mistry’s dreams of a calendar double is over. The Randpark junior hoped to lift both premier amateur titles this season, but her bid was crushed by petite Jordan Rothman who dispatched the country’s number one ranked golfer on day one of the Sanlam South African Women’s Amateur Championship at Stellenbosch Golf Club.

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Gorlei puts Sanlam SA Amateur field on notice

16 Jul 2017

Western Province golfer Cara Gorlei edged out Kaleigh Telfer from Gauteng in Sunday’s 36-hole seeding round to take the top spot in the draw for the Sanlam SA Women’s Amateur Championship at Stellenbosch Golf Club.

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Juniors primed for Sanlam SA Match Play

14 Jul 2017

A flock of top juniors are ready to do battle in Sunday’s stroke play seeding qualifier at Stellenbosch Golf Club to secure a prime spot for the 2017 Sanlam South African Women’s Amateur Championship, which tees off from 17-19 July.

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Stylish Son romps to Nomads SA Girl’s victory

05 Jul 2017

Gauteng teenager Woo-Ju Son put an exclamation mark behind her rising star status when she strolled to a seven stroke victory in the Nomads SA Girls Championship in Orkney on Tuesday.
Exactly 12 months since she lifted the Under-16 title, the country’s top ranked junior came full circle at Orkney Golf Club.

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Son set sights on Nomads SA Girls

03 Jul 2017

South Africa’s top ranked Woo-Ju Son firmed up her bid for Nomads SA Girls Championship title when she pulled clear of the pack in the second round at Orkney Golf Club on Monday.

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Trio split Nomads SA Girls first round lead

02 Jul 2017

South Africa’s top ranked Woo-Ju Son, Chante van Zyl from Free State and Western Province’s Kaylah Williams are the joint leaders in the Nomads SA Girls Championship at the end of day one in Orkney.

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Top pair head strong field at Nomads SA Girls

26 Jun 2017

All eyes will be on Womens Golf South Africa’s number one ranked junior Woo-Ju Son and number two Kajal Mistry, who will spearhead the challenge in this year’s Nomads SA Girls Championship at Orkney Golf Club from 2-4 July.

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Introducing GolfRSA rising star Woo-Ju Son

26 Jun 2017

With the Nomads SA Girls Championship fast approaching, we take a closer look at one of this year’s prime contenders, Woo-Ju Son.
With victories in three of the first five junior events of the 2017 season, the 16-year-old Eagle Canyon resident has risen to the number two ranking in the Senior and Junior standings, and with seven titles this year, Son makes a strong case for more success at Orkney Golf Club from 2-4 July.

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SA Juniors encouraged by international experience

24 Jun 2017

Every experience - great or challenging - is priceless. That is the message from the South African junior quartet who competed in the Ciputra Jakarta World Junior Golf Championship in Indonesia in June.

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2017 Sanlam SA Women's Amateur Match Play Championship

23 Jun 2017
The cut-off date for this year's Sanlam SA Women's Amateur Match Play Championship is 5 July 2017! 
Don't miss the boat!
Ensure that you get your entry in timeously to contest Womens Golf South Africa's flagship event at Stellenbosch Golf Club from 16-19 July.
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SA teams close out top 10s in Japan

16 Jun 2017

The South African Boys and Girls teams both sealed top 10 finishes in the 2017 Toyota Junior Golf World Cup as the United States rallied for successive victories in the both divisions at Chukyo Golf Club in Japan on Friday.
GolfRSA Elite Squad player Kajal Mistry finished eighth overall in the Girls Individual Competition, while GolfRSA National Squad players Jayden Schaper and Luca Filippi placed 14th and 19th respectively in the Boys Competition.

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Last big push needed at Junior World Cup

15 Jun 2017

The GolfRSA Girls Team gained a spot in Japan, but the Boys Team will need to dig deep to realise a top five finish in the Boys Competition of the Toyota Junior Golf World Cup on Friday.

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GolfRSA teams stay in touch at World Cup

14 Jun 2017

The United States kept control in the Boys and Girls Competitions on another sweltering day at the Chukyo Golf Club as both GolfRSA teams slipped just a little in Wednesday’s second round of the TOYOTA Junior Golf World Cup in Toyota City, Japan.

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SA Juniors make solid start at World Cup

13 Jun 2017

The United States took up where they left off in 2016 to lead the Boys and Girls Competitions, while South Africa’s teams both got off to a satisfying start in the first round of the Toyota Junior Golf World Cup in Japan on Tuesday.

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SA Seven ready to rumble in Junior World Cup

12 Jun 2017

South Africa’s Kaleigh Telfer and GolfRSA Elite Squad duo Kajal Mistry and Symone Henriques put the finishing touches on their preparation for the 25th Toyota Junior Golf World Cup in Japan during Monday’s official practice round.

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WGSA squad system looking to nurture champions

11 Jun 2017

Womens Golf South Africa’s three-tiered GolfRSA squad system – comprising some of the country’s most promising amateur golfers – looks to identify, nurture and produce champion golfers who will represent South Africa with distinction.

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SA Juniors set for Indonesian Challenge

05 Jun 2017

Four of GolfRSA’s leading lights are primed to line up against a host of foreign nations in the Ciputra Jakarta World Junior Golf Championship at Damai Indah Golf in Jakarta, Indonesia this week.

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Good luck to the SA Junior Quartet in Indonesia

05 Jun 2017

Wishing Casandra Hall & Kaiyuree Moodley, along with Cole Stevens & Carl Mwale from the South African Golf Development Board a great time at the Ciputra World Junior Golf Championship in Indonesia this week.

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KZN seizes 72-Hole Team Champs crown

25 May 2017

Michaela Fletcher, Brittney-Fay Berger and Elsune Roode thwarted Gauteng North’s bid for a hat-trick of titles in the 72-Hole Teams Championship at Polokwane Golf Club on Wednesday.

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Gauteng C on fire in Polokwane

23 May 2017

Gauteng C launched their bid for the Challenge Trophy in this year's 72 Hole Teams Championship with an opening 153 and the team held a two shot overnight advantage going into the second and third rounds at Polokwane Golf Club on Tuesday.

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Epic showdown looms in Polokwane

23 May 2017

Gauteng’s bid to win the Swiss Team Trophy for a third successive year was dealt a heavy blow on Tuesday as Ekurhuleni and KwaZulu-Natal overhauled the defending champions in the 72 Hole Teams Championship in Polokwane.

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Lions go on attack at 72-Hole Teams Championship

22 May 2017

Defending champions Gauteng made a super-fast start in their bid for a hat-trick in this year’s 72-Hole Teams Championship, while their C-team also opened up a two stroke lead in the Challenge Trophy at Polokwane Golf Club in Limpopo on Monday.

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WGSA FUTURE CHAMPIONS CLINIC ALERT

22 May 2017
Womens Golf South Africa and GolfRSA Elite Squad assistant coach Anna Becker-Frankel will be hosting a WGSA Future Champions Clinic for girls between 5-12 years old at the Devonvale Golf and Wine Estate on Saturday, 27 May 2017.
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Gorlei gets NCAA Championship nod

22 May 2017

Former GolfRSA Elite Squad member Cara Gorlei from Western Province became only the second Arkansas Razorback since Major champion Stacy Lewis to represent the University of Arkansas at the NCAA Women’s Golf Championship since 2007.
The former number one ranked South African travelled in her individual capacity to 2017 championship, which teed off at Fich Harvest Farm in Sugar Grove, Illinois, this weekend.

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Introducing WGSA President Sally Greasley

12 May 2017
At the recent Sanlam SA Women's Stroke Play Championship, Sally Greasley took over the mantle as Womens Golf South Africa's new president from Karen Olivant.
We asked Sally to talk to us about her passion for golf and the administration thereof and her thoughts on the current state of the game in South Africa. 
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Q & A – Outgoing WGSA President Karen Olivant

10 May 2017

We sat down with outgoing president Karen Olivant to find out more about the highs and lows of her six-year tenure at Womens Golf South Africa. We also found out where her passion for golf administration began and how she plans to spend her 'retirement'.

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Du Toit drives to victory at CCJ

08 May 2017

She might be playing a limited schedule this season, but Menlo Park High School matriculant Danielle du Toit is making every start count. She won the North West Championship in February and on Sunday, the 18-year-old repeated the feat in the ProShop 36-Hole Junior Championship at Country Club Johannesburg.

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