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Kim Swan Makes Return To Tournament Golf

Kim Swan Makes Return To Tournament Golf

Three time Bermuda Open Champion Kim Swan recently began competing at the US Senior Open Championship. A spokesperson said, “Monday June 14th marks the return to fairways for three time Bermuda Open Champion Kim Swan. Swan will be competing at Argyle Country Club, Silver Springs, Maryland, USA in US Senior Open Championship. “The Maryland site,... Read more of this article

Remembering Champion Golfer Wilfred Fray

Remembering Champion Golfer Wilfred Fray

[Written by Kim Swan] As Port Royal celebrates celebrates our 50th year, we have mandated a subcommittee headed by Trustee Denton Outerbidge, a former Bermuda International Golf Representative, to capture the history of government golf in Bermuda. Denton Outerbrdge, who knew Ralph Fray as a young golfer, said, “Wilfred ‘Ralph’ Fray and I use to... Read more of this article

Swan Offers Free Lessons To Tourism Workers

Swan Offers Free Lessons To Tourism Workers

The Port Royal Golf Developmental Program, headed by Kim Swan, will be offering free golf coaching during the winter months – by appointment only due to Covid-19 – for industry concierge and front desk service providers. Golf clubs, practice balls and golf coaching will all be free to industry service providers during this time period. The... Read more of this article

Kim Swan Honoured At Golf Tournament

Kim Swan Honoured At Golf Tournament

The 4th annual Richard Knight Birthday Golf Tournament at Belmont Hills Golf Course was held, with golf pro Kim Swan being honoured. “The two-man team golf tournament attracts many keen golfers and the organizers are to be commended for attracting awesome prizes and offering a delectable feast at the Warwick Workman’s Club,” 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

PLP Confirm Kim Swan As C#2 Candidate

PLP Confirm Kim Swan As C#2 Candidate

[Updated] The PLP has announced that Kim Swan will be their candidate for Constituency #2 St. George’s West in the upcoming general election. Mr Swan is a former MP and the former leader of the United Bermuda Party, however  he joined the PLP in 2014.The seat is currently held by the OBA’s Nandi Outerbridge, who won 38.69% [359 votes] in... Read more of this article

East End Mourn Passing Of Ashton ‘Tim’ Fox

East End Mourn Passing Of Ashton ‘Tim’ Fox

[Written by Kim Swan] The sudden death of our beloved Tim came as a shock and hit many in the St. George’s and St. Davids community for six. For those who routinely congregate at St. George Esso Station in the morning before work, Tim’s departure already leaves a hollow spot. You would think he owned the establishment [for at least a hour... Read more of this article

Free Golf Clinics For Hospitality Workers

Free Golf Clinics For Hospitality Workers

Saying he feels it would be beneficial for people working in the tourism industry to be “golf literate,” golf professional Kim Swan will be reintroducing a free weekly clinic at Port Royal Golf Course for hospitality workers during the winter months.Mr Swan said, “We at Port Royal Golf Development Program are committed to growing... Read more of this article

Kim Swan Pays Tribute To Arnold Palmer

Kim Swan Pays Tribute To Arnold Palmer

[Written by Kim Swan] The golf world recently mourned the passing of Arnold Palmer – those of us who ply our trade in the golf industry owe a debt of gratitude to this modern day professional sport crusader – Arnold Palmer raised the bar in golf by his standard of play, his magnetic personality and by being a pioneer in modern day sports... Read more of this article

Free Red Laser Golf Clinic For Adults & Children

Free Red Laser Golf Clinic For Adults & Children

‎Port Royal Golf Developmental Program is getting set to offer a free Red Laser Golf Clinic for adults and children at 3.00pm on Sunday, July 24 at Port Royal Golf Course. A spokesperson said, “Golf is a game ideally suited for the family, hence we invite families to stop by Port Royal and experience the game. The clinic will be conducted by... Read more of this article

Free Summer Initiative Aimed At Junior Golfers

Free Summer Initiative Aimed At Junior Golfers

Port Royal Golf Course has established a five week outreach initiative beginning on July 11 aimed at encouraging more young people to try golf, calling on vacation Bible schools and summer camps to get involved. The free initiative, dubbed the ‘RED Laser Junior Golf Outreach 2016′ is available to junior golfers aged 10 to 16 of varying golf... Read more of this article

Kim Swan Pays Tribute To Dr. George Thomas

Kim Swan Pays Tribute To Dr. George Thomas

[Written by Kim Swan] The passing of Dr. George Thomas caused me to reflect on our time together, the good he did during his time in politics and the fruit from one of his initiatives that pleasantly stares me in the face daily. From my vantage point, I am able to fondly recall his passion for golf – he and I played many rounds together at the... Read more of this article

Free Golf Lessons For Tourism Industry Workers

Free Golf Lessons For Tourism Industry Workers

One of the island’s leading golf pros is offering free golf lessons for tourism industry workers over the winter months, with Kim Swan saying that golf is an “important part of Bermuda’s tourism product and it is incumbent upon us to have as many persons working withing the industry golf literate as possible.” The Port Royal... Read more of this article