Category: Official News

Competition terms and conditions

1. This promotional competition ("Competition") is run by The South African Breweries Limited ("Promoter") and is open to all members of the public who are 18 years of age or older…
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Calculated Rating update

Due to feedback we have received from players and clubs the Calculated Rating (CR) is currently under investigation and a revised calculation will be introduced in the next few months.
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Handicap manipulation

We have received many emails about handicap manipulation, including concerns that the proposed changes to the system will assist cheats.
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Handicap Update

We would like to keep you up to date with the changeover process from NGN to HNA and hopefully answer some concerns that you are currently having.
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Interesting statistics

We would like to share a few interesting statistics that we have extracted from the handicap system as well as the results from our club survey of who is winning…
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Longest drive in history

On the 22 November 2006 a Russian cosmonaut set a new record for the longest drive in history after hitting a lightweight ball while tethered to the outside of the…
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Donald Ross Birthday

Donald James Ross, an influential golf course designer, was born on this day in 1872. He was born in Dornoch, Scotland, but became a citizen of and spent most of…
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2003 Presidents Cup

The 5th Presidents Cup Matches were held in 2003 between November 20 and November 23. They were played at the Links Course at Fancourt Hotel and Country Club Estate in…
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Bobby Locke’s birthday

Arthur D'Arcy "Bobby" Locke was born on the 20th November 1917 in Germiston, South Africa. He won the South African Open for the first of nine times in 1935, playing…
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