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Bermuda Stroke Play Championships Results

Bermuda Stroke Play Championships Results

The Bermuda Stroke Play Championships concluded yesterday [June 17] at Port Royal Golf Course. In the Men’s Championship division, a tie between Jarryd Dillas and Will Haddrell in regulation play resulted in a sudden death playoff on #18. Both players managed to par the hole and once again returned to the tee. However, on the second playoff hole,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stroke Play Championships Round 2

Bermuda Stroke Play Championships Round 2

The second round of the Bermuda Stroke Play Championships was played at Port Royal Golf Course yesterday [June 16]. The heavy rain during the night and into daylight hours yesterday morning created some challenging situations with the bunkers, many of which had not drained at the commencement of play, but on the positive side, the wind was down and... Read more of this article

Photos: Nahki Wells & ConnecTech Golf Event

Photos: Nahki Wells & ConnecTech Golf Event

The Nahki Wells & ConnecTech Annual Golf Tournament and Kids Putting Event was held recently, with budding golfers getting a chance to interact with the professional premier league footballer while also helping to providing additional bursaries and tech opportunities to the island’s youth through the various coding programs. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Swan Offers Free Golf Lesson To 40 New Golfers

Swan Offers Free Golf Lesson To 40 New Golfers

Kim Swan is getting set to offer a free golf clinic to 40 first time golfers in order to commemorate the 40 year anniversary of his first time winning the Bermuda Open Championship in 1978.A Port Royal Golf Course spokesperson said, “Attention 40 new golfers. Kim Swan will offer a free golf clinic to first time golfers to commemorate the 40 year... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Students Learn About Golf Courses

CedarBridge Students Learn About Golf Courses

Twenty CedarBridge Academy students recently took part in lessons on golf and course maintenance offered by Ocean View Golf Club, learning about “the history of the facility, hospitality in the golfing industry, and how to play the sport.” A spokesperson said, “Education comes in all venues and when Ocean View Golf Club approached CedarBridge... Read more of this article

Photos: Clyde Best SCC Golf Tournament

Photos: Clyde Best SCC Golf Tournament

The Clyde Best/ Somerset Cricket Club Golf Tournament took place at the Belmont Hills Golf Club. The Calvin Hendrickson team sponsored by Shannon’s Boutique were the winners with a score of 56, Denton Outerbridge’s team was second with a score of 58, while the BUI team led by Chris Furbert was declared the third place finishers after finishing on... Read more of this article

Golf: Amateur Stroke Play From June 15 To 17

Golf: Amateur Stroke Play From June 15 To 17

The Bermuda Stroke Play Championships will be played at Port Royal Golf Course from Friday, 15th – Sunday, 17th June. The 2017 champion Jarryd Dillas will be defending his title and will be competing against a former champion, Will Haddrell. The entry of some low handicap overseas players will also add to the quality of the field. In the Ladies Championship... Read more of this article

Women’s Golf Day At Turtle Hill Golf Club

Women’s Golf Day At Turtle Hill Golf Club

Turtle Hill Golf Club at Fairmont Southampton is getting set to host Women’s Golf Day for the third consecutive year on Tuesday, June 5. A spokesperson said, “Women’s Golf Day is an experience happening globally where women and girls may experience golf for the first time or where current players may play and engage with women interested in... Read more of this article

$100,000 Purse In New Bermuda 3s Golf Event

$100,000 Purse In New Bermuda 3s Golf Event

The Bermuda 3s presented by Goslings, a new team par 3 golf championship matching Pro-Am teams from four international territories will be held October 21-26, 2018 in Bermuda. PGA Professionals will captain and compete individually for a $100,000 purse. The event is the creation of two golf industry veterans, former PGA of America chief executive Joe... Read more of this article

CNN: Port Royal One Of Best Holes In Planet

CNN: Port Royal One Of Best Holes In Planet

In a review of “golf’s 12 best par 3 holes on the planet,” CNN called Bermuda’s Port Royal “one of Bermuda’s best tracks,” saying that “its signature hole is the sea-hugging 16th across the cliffs.” The story said, “Sometimes size isn’t everything, and in golf a good little ‘un can... Read more of this article

Golf: Bermuda Leading In Low Gross Division

Golf: Bermuda Leading In Low Gross Division

After the second day of competition at Trump National Doral in Miami, Bermuda’s golf team is leading the field in the Low Gross Division with 8 strokes ahead of Southwest Florida with a score of 518. Bermuda is also placed second in the Low Net Division with a score of 444, only two strokes behind the leader, Panama Team. Kathy Lloyd-Hines achieved... Read more of this article

9 Year-Old Golfer Advances In US Tournament

9 Year-Old Golfer Advances In US Tournament

9-year-old Oliver Betschart has advanced to the next qualifying stage of the Drive, Chip & Putt Tournament in Florida. Port Royal Teaching Professional Kim Swan said, “We at Port Royal offer our heartfelt congratulations to 9-year-old Oliver Betschart and the entire Betschart Family on the outstanding achievement.”Oliver qualified 3rd out... Read more of this article

Bermuda Golfers To Compete In Miami

Bermuda Golfers To Compete In Miami

A Bermuda team led by captain Elizabeth Carpio is heading to Miami Trump National Doral Golf Club for the 40th Kitty Michael International Invitational Tournament this week. Being held from May 6 to 11, the Bermuda team also includes vice-captain Katrin Burnie, team members Valerie Nearon, Kathy Lloyd-Hines, Tracy Nash, Tracy Burgess, Ann Symond, Linda... Read more of this article