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Port Royal Hosts Forum On Agronomic Practices

Port Royal Hosts Forum On Agronomic Practices

Port Royal Golf Course hosted an open forum to discuss agronomic practices. A spokesperson said, “In a transparent outreach initiative aimed at informing golfing patrons of Port Royal Golf Course about agronomic practices and field their questions Golf Course Superintendent hosted an on-course walk about.” Golf Course Superintendent Jayson... Read more of this article

UK Lady Golfers Fly Bermuda Flag In Spain

UK Lady Golfers Fly Bermuda Flag In Spain

A group of UK lady golfers, bonded by their love for Bermuda, flew the island’s flag in Tenerife, Spain this past week. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda flag is flying high on the golf course in Tenerife, Spain this week courtesy of a group of lady golfers from various parts of the UK who hold a special place in their hearts for the time... Read more of this article

Goslings To Sponsor Moongate Tour Season

Goslings To Sponsor Moongate Tour Season

Organizers of the Moongate Tour announced that Gosling’s Limited has agreed to be the title sponsor for its 2024 season, which is scheduled to begin later this month with the first of seven 18-hole medal events and will conclude in September with a 36-hole Tour Championship. Tour co-founder Chaka DeSilva said,“I’m very happy to announce that Gosling’s... Read more of this article

Golf: Daniel Augustus Finishes T13th In Classic

Golf: Daniel Augustus Finishes T13th In Classic

Daniel Augustus was in action playing in the APGA Black History Month classic on the Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass. Augustus shot a two round total of 4-over par 144 to finish T13th. In his first round, Augustus shot 4-over par, including three birdies, nine pars, five bogies, and one double bogey. In his second round, he shot two birdies, 14... Read more of this article

Black History Month: Alora Rabain

Black History Month: Alora Rabain

As Port Royal commemorates Black History Month, the spotlight turns to Alora Rabain, “Bermuda golf trailblazer.” A spokesperson said, “As we at Port Royal celebrate Black History Month we turn our attention to the dynamic duo who graced Port Royal with their presence which started with Alora Rabain in 1970. “While Frank Rabain’s... Read more of this article

Golf: Oliver Betschart Wins Texas Junior Open

Golf: Oliver Betschart Wins Texas Junior Open

Oliver Betschart concluded competing in the 54 Hole Texas Junior Open, emerging from the competition as the winner in the boys 16-18 division. Betschart carded a 1 under par 71 to finish at 3 over par, one stroke ahead of second placed Grant Yerger. He notched four birdies, 11 pars, and three bogies. Oliver Betschart Final Round Scorecard 1 – 4 –... Read more of this article

Golf: Betschart Opens 2-Stroke Lead In Texas

Golf: Betschart Opens 2-Stroke Lead In Texas

Oliver Betschart continued competing in the 54 Hole Texas Junior Open. Betschart — who is competing in the boy’s 16 – 18 division –  came off the course in first place after a second round even par. He carded 3 birdies, 12 pars, and 3 bogies, to lead Grant Yerger by two strokes with 18 holes to play. Oliver Betschart Second Round Scorecard 1... Read more of this article

Betschart Tied For 1st In Texas Junior Open

Betschart Tied For 1st In Texas Junior Open

Bermudian golfer Oliver Betschart kicked off his participation in the 54 Hole Texas Junior Open. Competing in the boys’ 16 – 18 Division, Betschart finished his first round with a 4-over par, landing him in a four-way tie for 1st place. During the round, Betschart managed to card 4 birdies, 6 pars, 5 bogeys, and 2 double bogeys, resulting in... Read more of this article

Golf: BGA February Monthly Medal Results

Golf: BGA February Monthly Medal Results

The Bermuda Golf Association’s February Monthly Medal was held at Turtle Hill Golf Club. Andrew Osborne turned in an impressive 59 in some challenging conditions to record the lowest gross score of the day in the Men’s Flight 1 Division. Ann Symonds had the low round in the ladies division with a 68. In the Junior Red Division, Lewis MacFarlane... Read more of this article

Black History Month: The Legacy Of Walter King

Black History Month: The Legacy Of Walter King

In commemoration of Black History Month, Port Royal Golf Course — a public golf course operated by the Bermuda Government Consolidated Board of Trustees — pays homage to its first Golf Professional Walter E. King, 1970 – 1976. A spokesperson said, “At that time (1970) the Golf Professional at Port Royal was a concessionaire who... Read more of this article

Augustus Wins Super Bowl Classic In Florida

Augustus Wins Super Bowl Classic In Florida

Bermudian golfer Daniel Augustus won the Super Bowl Classic golf tournament at the Eagles Golf Club in Florida. After a few brutal days with tough wind and tough pin locations, Augustus claimed the victory by 2 strokes. Related Stories Four Ball Championship Golf Event Concludes Betschart Wins Moongate Tour Championships Daniel Augustus Wins On Moonlight... Read more of this article

Kenny Leseur & Butler Begin Big East Match

Kenny Leseur & Butler Begin Big East Match

Kenny Leseur and his Butler University men’s golf teammates are competing at the Big East Match Play which is taking place at the Bear Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach, Florida. It has brought together eight of the Big East’s men’s golf programs in a unique format to begin the spring portion of the schedule. Butler split a pair of... Read more of this article

Four Ball Championship Golf Event Concludes

Four Ball Championship Golf Event Concludes

The Bermuda Four-Ball Championships concluded in blustery winds, isolated showers and cool temperatures at the Port Royal Golf Course. In the men’s championship division, Jarryd Dillas and Damian Palanyandi made it 4 in a row as followed up their 3-under 68 yesterday with another 3-under today to record a two-round total of 136 which was 5 shots ahead... Read more of this article

Golf: BGA Four-Ball Championships Round One

Golf: BGA Four-Ball Championships Round One

The Bermuda Golf Association’s Four-Ball Championships got underway at the Port Royal Golf Course. Jarryd Dillas and Damain Palanyandi are the first round leaders at 3-under par, and the team of Andrew Yates, and Richard Neame, as well as James Godwin, and Christopher Ford are T2nd at even par. The ladies championship sees Morgan Lightbourne and Linda... Read more of this article

Betschart Wins Moongate Tour Championships

Betschart Wins Moongate Tour Championships

With a round of 1-over par, Oliver Betschart was crowned the Moongate Tour Championships champion. Betschart finished at 1-over par 72, Nick Jones was second with a round of 3-over par 74, and rounding out the top three finishers was Dwayne Pearman who carded a round of 4-over par 75. Moongate Tour Championships Leaderboard 72 Oliver Betschart [a] 74... Read more of this article

Golf Fundraiser To Be Held At Belmont Hills

Golf Fundraiser To Be Held At Belmont Hills

A fundraising golf tournament will be held at Belmont Hills Golf Course on Saturday [February 3] to help fund an upcoming Bermuda UK & Ireland Golf Links Society event on the island. Kim Swan, a former PGA European Tour player, co-founded the Bermuda UK & Ireland Golf Links Society with Englishman Andrew Smith, a PGA professional, last year. The... Read more of this article