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Golf: Chris Ward Wins World Par 3 Championship

Golf: Chris Ward Wins World Par 3 Championship

The final round of the Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship saw numerous lead changes, but a birdie on the last hole gave American Chris Ward the win. Standing on the tee of the final hole, Ward was tied with fellow American and clubhouse leader Jimmy Lytle at 4-under. Ward’s tee shot sailed over the flag, setting up the birdie opportunity from about... Read more of this article

Chip Beck Leads At World Par 3 Championship

Chip Beck Leads At World Par 3 Championship

Chip Beck, the man affectionately known as Mr. 59, nearly became Mr. 49 Friday at Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship. Beck tied the course record at the Fairmont Southampton’s Turtle Hill Golf Club in Bermuda with a 4-under-par 50 and leads the championship heading into Saturday’s final round. Just one of nine players to ever post a sub-60 round... Read more of this article

BTA: 400 Visitors Expected For Sporting Events

BTA: 400 Visitors Expected For Sporting Events

[Updated with video] “An eventful weekend in sports tourism has local transportation companies, hotel workers and others in the tourism industry very busy during what is typically a non-peak time,” the Bermuda Tourism Authority said today, adding that some 400 visitors are expected for four major sports tourism events this weekend. The BTA... Read more of this article

Bermuda Island Games Golf Team Announced

Bermuda Island Games Golf Team Announced

The Bermuda Golf Association [BGA] has selected eight players to represent Bermuda at the 2017 NatWest Island Games to be contested from June 24-30 at the Visby and Slite Golfklubbs in Gotland, Sweden. The men’s team will include Walker Campbell, Jarryd Dillas, Will Haddrell and Mark Phillips, with Spencer Wideman and Mitchell Campbell named as the... Read more of this article

World Par 3 Championship Begins On Thursday

World Par 3 Championship Begins On Thursday

The Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship kicks off this Thursday at the Fairmont Southampton’s Turtle Hill Golf Club in Bermuda. This year’s 36-hole championship, which takes place March 17-18, sees a number of impressive professional golfers from across the globe compete for the title and their share of the $75,000 [USD] purse. “We’ve got some... Read more of this article

Dillas & Walikraam Win Golf Match Play Titles

Dillas & Walikraam Win Golf Match Play Titles

The final round of the Bermuda Amateur Match Play Championships at the Mid Ocean Club saw defending champions Jarryd Dillas and Tariqah Walikraam both successfully defend their titles. Dillas found himself down 4 after the first 18 holes to Arthur Jones. A gutsy performance right out of the gate in the second 18 saw Dillas up by 1 with nine holes to... Read more of this article

Match Play Championships Quarter Final Results

Match Play Championships Quarter Final Results

The quarter finals of the Bermuda Match Play Championships were completed yesterday [March 2] at the Mid Ocean Club under challenging conditions, with the winds making it difficult on some holes. Jarryd Dillas, the mens defending champion, defeated up and coming junior Kheary Swan to move through to the semi-finals where he will face Robert Vallis in... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: National Par 3 Championships

Photos & Results: National Par 3 Championships

Fraser Hunt and Tariqah Walikraam were crowned the 2017 Bermuda Par 3 National male and Female Champions at the Turtle Hill Golf Course. Hunt was able to shoot a Round of 54, with Jarryd Dillas finishing second after a 56 and Jevon Roberts finished third shooting 61. Walikraam shot a round of 56, with Ann Symonds finishing second shooting 64. There... Read more of this article

Chance To Win $1 Million At Golf Championship

Chance To Win $1 Million At Golf Championship

Players in this year’s Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship will have an opportunity to win $1-million [USD]. Sponsored by Greg Norman Apparel and Fairmont Southampton, the $1-million hole-in-one shootout will feature two professional and two amateur golfers. “Adding this exciting element to the Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship rounds out one... Read more of this article

BTA: Six Visitor Golf Events Over Next Six Weeks

BTA: Six Visitor Golf Events Over Next Six Weeks

Bermuda’s golf tourism product is getting a boost with six visitor golf events over the next six weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority said. The events are supported by the BTA sales and marketing efforts as part of an overall sports tourism strategy to grow golf from November through March, also known as the shoulder season. “Golf is one of the... Read more of this article

Registration Opens: World Par 3 Championship

Registration Opens: World Par 3 Championship

Fairmont Southampton announced that local registration is open for the Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship at Turtle Hill Golf Club. The 36-hole championship will be contested on March 17 and 18, and the Pro-Am will be held on March 19, 2017. Bermuda’s largest resort is looking forward to having many local golfers join in this event. As in previous... Read more of this article

Results: Bermuda Four-Ball Golf Championships

Results: Bermuda Four-Ball Golf Championships

There was an exciting conclusion to the Bermuda Four Ball Championships on Sunday when Ben Hodge and Richard Neame defeated the reigning champions Jarryd Dillas and Will Haddrell at Port Royal Golf Course for a with a very impressive 6-under-par score of 65. Richard Neame & Ben Hodge The conditions were much more favourable than Saturday and... Read more of this article

Upcoming: Bermuda Four-Ball Championships

Upcoming: Bermuda Four-Ball Championships

The Bermuda Four-Ball Championships will be taking place at Port Royal Golf Course from Friday, 3rd – Sunday, 5th February, 2017. This is a four-ball stroke play event for teams of two. The Men’s & Ladies Championship Flights will play 54 holes and the Men’s Senior Championship Flight and First Flights will play 36 holes [Saturday & Sunday]. The... Read more of this article