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Campbell Named Golf Performer Of Week

Campbell Named Golf Performer Of Week

Bermuda’s Mitchell Campbell, who plays for Skidmore College, has been named as the Liberty League’s Golf Performer of the Week. It’s the second weekly award for Campbell this season, as he was named to the league’s honor roll back in October.“Campbell shot a tournament-low 71 in the final round of the NYU Invitational,... Read more of this article

“This Is An Exciting Week For Golf In Bermuda”

“This Is An Exciting Week For Golf In Bermuda”

The Bermuda Golf Foundation [BGF]  [Charity #141], the charitable arm of the Bermuda Golf Association is pleased to announce that we will be holding a Corporate Fund Raising tournament at the Turtle Hill Golf Club on Friday, 7th April at 12.30pm with Friday, 21st April as an alternative inclement weather date. The aim of the event is to raise funds... Read more of this article

Photos: Ward Wins World Par 3 Championship

Photos: Ward Wins World Par 3 Championship

Chris Ward held his nerve to hole a six foot putt for birdie to pocket the $10,000 prize and claim the 2017 Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship Title at the Fairmont Southampton’s Turtle Hill Golf Course. Ward coming to the final hole was at 4-under alongside Jimmy Lytle who was already in the club house, but he stuck his tee shot giving himself a... Read more of this article

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