Tag: Port Royal Golf Course

Opinion: Auditor’s Report On Port Royal Costs

Opinion: Auditor’s Report On Port Royal Costs

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Susan Jackson] The Auditor General’s Report into the then-Government’s handling of the upgrade of the Port Royal Golf Course was hair-raising stuff. Many of the checks and balances the Government has carefully put into place over the years to oversee the spending of public money on large public projects went out... Read more of this article

Auditor Criticizes Port Royal Cost Overruns

Auditor Criticizes Port Royal Cost Overruns

Auditor General Heather Jacobs Matthews has released a Special Report on the Port Royal Golf Course Improvements Capital Development Project, which is highly critical of the Board of Trustees and the Government’s management of more than $24 million which was spent during the years 2007 to 2011 – a project the Auditor said was initially budgeted... Read more of this article

Golf: Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup Day #1 Results

Golf: Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup Day #1 Results

Yesterday [Jan 02] marked the first round of the 31st Annual Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup hosted by the Port Royal Golf Course in blustery conditions. Port Royal Golf Course continues to be in fine shape with Dennis Pilgrim and his team on the grounds staff doing a fantastic job. In the 16 – 18 division, Cory DeSilva held his nerve best in the wind and... Read more of this article

Golf: Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup Begins Today

Golf: Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup Begins Today

The Bermuda Junior Golf Association’s [BJGA] Aon Benfield Fecchio Cup kicks off today [Jan 2] at Port Royal Golf Course. This is a 54 hole stroke play event and is the 31st playing of the Fecchio Cup. In the 16 – 18 division, there is a small but strong field, with arguably one of Bermuda’s most in-form local golfers, Cory DeSilva,... Read more of this article

Port Royal Launches Golf Development Program

Port Royal Launches Golf Development Program

Port Royal Golf Course has launched its Golf Developmental Program offering a full range of golf coaching sessions, both private and group clinics, for the instruction in the sport of golf to students of all ages and experience levels. As part of the teaching, Port Royal Golf Developmental Program holds monthly tournaments so that students can be socialised... Read more of this article

Junior Golf: Monthly Medal Tournament Results

Junior Golf: Monthly Medal Tournament Results

The Bermuda Junior Golf Association had their Monthly Medal Tournament this week at The Port Royal Golf Club. In very blustery conditions, the juniors had a tough time keeping up with “old man par” with most players scoring higher than average. In the Blue Tee Group, Lewis Daley had the low round of the day with a 76, 8 strokes better than... Read more of this article

Dillas, Haddrell, Burgess & Parsons Claim Win

Dillas, Haddrell, Burgess & Parsons Claim Win

The third and final round of the 2013 Bermuda Amateur Four-Ball Championships took place over the weekend at the Port Royal Golf Course. Jarryd Dillas and Will Haddrell fired a five-under par 66 to finish five strokes ahead of the second place the team of Mark Phillips and Jevon Roberts, who also shot a Final Round five-under par 66 on the day. Joshua... Read more of this article

Milestone Year For Four-Ball Championships

Milestone Year For Four-Ball Championships

The 2013 Bermuda Amateur Four-Ball Championships are scheduled to be played from Friday, November 8th to Sunday, November 10th at the Port Royal Golf Course. The event is open to all amateur golfers with an official and up-to-date handicap index. “The BGA is pleased to be holding the Bermuda Four-Ball Championships again this year, and we’re... Read more of this article

Slideshow: PGA Grand Slam Of Golf Pro-Am

Slideshow: PGA Grand Slam Of Golf Pro-Am

The 31st PGA Grand Slam of Golf kicked off at the Port Royal Golf Course today [Oct 14] with Bermuda welcoming Adam Scott, the 2013 Masters Champion, Justin Rose, the 2013 U.S. Open Champion, Jason Dufner, the 2013 PGA Champion and Padraig Harrington, the 2012 PGA Grand Slam of Golf Champion.The Grand Slam Pro-Am was held today leading up to the main... Read more of this article

Thurman Thomas, Lara To Attend Grand Slam

Thurman Thomas, Lara To Attend Grand Slam

The PGA of America announced that legendary figures in cricket and American football will attend this year’s PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Port Royal Golf Course. NFL Hall of Famer Thurman Thomas of the Buffalo Bills is expected in Bermuda to see the year-ending PGA event featuring three of this year’s Majors champions – Australian Adam Scott, Englishman... Read more of this article


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