LGG Christmas Alliance 5th December 2016 results

Our annual fun day was held today at Randpark, Bushwillow Course. A great day was had by the ±120 ladies who took part. The League trophies, certificates and prizes were presented to the winning teams and certificates to the runner up teams in each division.

The format for the competition was 4 ball alliance two scores to count. Congratulations to the winners of the LGG Christmas Alliance:-

Magnificent Mistry rises to SA number one

Kajal Mistry from Bryanston put an exclamation point on a very successful 2016 season by moving into the top spot in Womens Golf South Africa’s Senior Rankings on Sunday.

The 16-year-old Randpark golfer celebrated a hat-trick of wins this season with a two shot margin in the Mpumalanga Open and Closed Championship at Middelburg Country Club.

Timesheet for LGG Christmas Alliance on 5 December 2016 at Randpark Bushwillow Course

This is hopefully the first and only draft of our Christmas Alliance timesheet! If anybody still wants to play we may be able to accommodate 1 more four ball. The cost is R350.00 per person which includes your green fees, competition fee and lunch with dessert.

Sunday League Semi-finals at Randpark on 16 October 2016

Another very windy day for our Sunday League Semi-finals on Randpark's Bushwillow course as can be seen in the photos! Well done to all the ladies who competed and congratulations to the winners.  Modderfontein 2 beat Houghton and Killarney 1 beat Eagle Canyon, therefore Modderfontein 2 will be playing in the final against Killarney 1 on 6 November on Randpark's Firethorn course from 11h22. Good luck to both teams!

In Loving Memory Jeannie Mills of Parkview - 29 June 1944 - 7 October 2016

It is with great sadness that we post the following message from Parkview Golf Club:   "Our beloved Jeannie Mills passed away at Parkview Golf Club on Friday 7th October 2016. She was always such a strong support to our ladies section. Her smile, gentle presence  and sense of humor will be sorely missed by all of us." Our sincere condolences to all her family and friends in this very sad time. 

Semi-Finals Results - Silver and Bronze league at Wanderers 13 October 2016

Today the semi-finals of the Silver and Bronze leagues were played at Wanderers with strong August winds in October! 

Silver:     Kyalami 2 beat Killarney        and       The River Club beat Parkview

Bronze:   Bryanston 3 beat Eagle canyon       and       RJ&K beat Dainfern 1

The Finals will take place at Wanderers on 27 October with Kyalami 2 playing The River Club in the Silver division and Bryanston 3 playing RJ&K in the Bronze division.

Gauteng goes bac-to-back

Gauteng North gave it a mighty fine try, but it was too little, too late as Gauteng celebrated a successful A-Division title defence in the South African Women’s Inter-Provincial Championship on Friday.

The defending champions posted formidable 8 – 1 conquests against Border and Ekurhuleni in the first two rounds that effectively guaranteed them victory, but the team still hoped to finish the week at Umhlali Country Club with an unbeaten run.

Unrelenting Gauteng power on at SA IPT

UMHALI, 6 October 2016 – Gauteng continued their relentless march in the 56th South African Women’s Inter-Provincial and Ekurhuleni crushed Gauteng North’s title hopes and Southern Cape strengthened their promotion bid at Umhlali Country Club on Thursday.
Gauteng virtually ensured a successful title defence when they mowed down Border 8 – 1.
The defending champions enjoyed a clean sweep in the foursomes and won all but

Gauteng, Southern Cape on match at SA IPT

UMHLALI, 5 October 2016 - Gauteng and Southern Cape emerged as dominant forces as the match play section got underway in the 56th South African Women’s Inter-Provincial at Umhlali Country Club on Wednesday.
Gauteng A almost enjoyed a whitewash as the side swept to an 8 – 1 victory over Ekurhuleni, but in the second match in the top order of the A-Section, Gauteng North had to pull out all the stops in the singles to beat Border

Gauteng in the driving seat after round one at IPT

Final results just in from Umhlali Golf Club where the 56th IPT is being held. Gauteng A qualified in first position in section 1and won the Jean Tindall trophy. They will compete against Gauteng North A (2), Boland (3) and Ekurhuleni (4).  Gauteng B finished in second place in section 2. They will compete against Western Province A (1), Boland (3) and Gauteng North B (4). 1 plays 4 today, 2 plays 3. Tomorrow 1 plays 3 and 2 plays 4.

Border, Ekurhuleni on a mission at SA Women's IPT

UMHLALI, 4 October 2016 - Border and Ekurhuleni threw down the gauntlet and put defending champions Gauteng and Gauteng North on notice at the 56th South African Women’s Inter-Provincial at Umhlali Country Club on Tuesday.
Twelve months ago, it was a battle of the big guns as Gauteng and Gauteng North both finished with two teams each in the top draw of the A-Section Qualifier.
Gauteng marched to winning drum in the prestigious team

IPT gets underway at Umhlali Golf Club in Kwazulu Natal

Our twelve squad players flew down to Durban yesterday for the South African Ladies Inter Provincial. We have two teams of six with two managers. The teams are: A Team, Ivanna Samu (Captain),Chiara Contomathios, Eleonora Galletti, Symone Henriques and Kajal Mistry. Manager: Sheryl Matthews

B Team: Shawnelle De Lange (Captain), Cara Ford, Noluthando Mdanda, Kaiyuree Moodley, Lynette Pretorius and Samantha Whateley. Manager: Heather Duve

A Mistry Double

Kajal Mistry of Randpark Golf Club won the Boland Chapionships at Arabella Golf Estate on Sunday, making back to back wins. Kajal hadn't won a Provincial tournament until her win at Ekurhuleni two weeks ago, now she has two to her name in as many weeks. Kajal was the only player to finish with a sub par total. She carded rounds of 72,71 (143), just brilliant golf from the fifteen year old.

Swiss lead, SA inside top 20 at WATC

RIVIERA MAYA, Mexico (15 September 2016) – Sisters Morgane and Kim Metraux fired rounds of 68 and 69 respectively to propel Switzerland to a one-stroke lead in the first round of the 27th Espirito Santo Trophy, while South Africa will start today’s second round in joint 18th at the Women’s World Amateur Team Championships (WWATC).

Vi Frost and Bronze Challenge Shield held at Kyalami today

Ladies Golf Gauteng held our Vi Frost trophy and Challenge Shields at Kyalami today. We had the biggest field ever, 114 players competing in this inter club team challenge. We were supported by our regular stalwart clubs Bryanston (6 teams), Dainfern (3 teams), Kyalami (12 teams), Leeuwkop (2 teams), Observatory (2 teams), Parkview (1 team), Randpark (4 teams), Ruimsig (4 teams) and Wanderers (4 teams), making a total of 38 teams.

Kajal Mistry wins her first Provincial Championships at ERPM today

Kajal Mistry of Randpark Golf Club has just won her first ever Provincial Stroke Play Championships at ERPM today, beating local favourite Casandra Hall by four shots. Kajal finished with a brilliant three over par (219) after 54 holes, with scores of 76,71,72. Symone Henriques of Glenvista Golf Club finished 4th on +9 (225) and Chiara Contomathios of Wanderers Golf Club was 5th on +12 (228).

Ekurhuleni Champs after round two

The Ekurhuleni Champs are currently underway at ERPM Golf Club.

Kajal Mistry is currently leading on +3, Chiara Contomathios is T3 on +5, Symone Henriques is 5th on +6, Kaiyuree Moodley and Eleonora Galletti are T8 on +11, Shawnelle De Lange T12 on +15, Cara Ford T14 on +16, Woo-Ju Son 16th on +17 and Kelsey Nicholas 17th on +18.

SA Team jet off to Mexico for the Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championships

Setting off for Mexico!
Wishing Ivanna Samu, Kaleigh Telfer, WGSA President Karen Olivant and National Coach Val Holland a safe trip to Mexico where they will meet up with Cara Gorlei.
We hope you ladies enjoy a positive experience and lucrative campaign in the Espirito Santo Trophy at the 2016 World Amateur Team Championships!!

Sanlam Regional Finals - 1 September 2016 - Houghton and photos

The Sanlam Cancer Challenge was played on a beautiful spring day today at Houghton Golf Course with 65 ladies in attendance. Tarryn Human represented CANSA and delivered a very informative talk on cancer prevention through screening. CANSA together with LGG, will be looking at coordinating a day on which interested people could get together at a venue and a CANSA "Photo Finder" screening machine and consultant will be available to assist with providing information and advice.

Gauteng teams for IPT announced

Ladies Golf Gauteng President, Antoinette Le Roes, announced our teams to represent us at IPT coming up from the 3rd to 7th October 2016 at Umhlali.

The A Team will be: Chiara Contomathios, Eleonora Galletti, Symone Henriques, Kajal Mistry, Ivanna Samu and Woo-Ju Son. Ivanna Samu will be the Captain and Sheryl Matthews will be the Team Manager.