A good turnout of 7 disabled players , 7 Supporters for Kloof...
Zwartkop CC Provincial Day - 12th June 2016
It was a cold and windy day at Zwartkop Country Club, but the golf was still a big success.
We would like to welcome our new golfers Albano Dos Santos, Kobus Oeschger and Deon van Niekerk.
Winners in the disabled division: Herman van Wyk with 44 points...
Rondebosch Provincial Day – 12th June 2016
Our thanks to RondeboschGC for a fantastic day. The golf course is in immaculate condition. The staff are extremely efficient, professional and service orientated. It was an absolute pleasure to play at the course. The weather played its part in Cape Town with sunshine and blue skies.
Pfeifer and Theron share SA Open delight
TSHWANE, 4 May 2016 – American Chad Pfeifer rolled in a clutch putt for par at the final hole to celebrate a wire-to-wire victory in the Nedbank SA Disabled Open, while 19-year-old Stellenbosch University student Charl Theron upstaged South Africa’s big guns to top the local challenge...
Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open - 2016
Greetings SA Open participants
As the new South African handicaps are updated on the 1st of each month, the time sheet for round 1 on Monday 2nd May will only be available at registration and on facebook and the SADGA website (...
Slabbert and Player inspire Grand Slammer Houdet
JOHANNESBURG, 15 April 2016 - Who would have guessed that the world’s number one ranked wheelchair tennis player Stephane Houdet would find his golf swing between back-to-back victories on the UNIQLO Wheelchair Tennis Tour in South Africa?
It was a...
Well done to our FSP playing in the King David Mowbray Club Championships.
Raylen De Wee for coming 2nd (in a count out) in the C division. Played over 2 rounds, Raylen (24 handicap) made 33 and 43 Stableford points.
Charles Williams who played in the A division , playing medal over 3 rounds came 5th (91,84,83).
Provincial Day at Durbaville GC 3rd April
Thanks to Durbanville Golf Club for the preferential rates and hospitality.
Well done to our winners
1st Morne Cronje
2nd Raylen De Wee
3rd Trevor Reich
Provincial Day - Akasia Golf Club on 3rd April
Akasia Golf Club has arguably the friendliest golf course staff in the country!
Our players were greeted as if we were world famous golf pros. If there were golfers who had bad rounds, the weather and the course could not be blamed. Eugene Vorster returned to the winners circle...
KZN PD Bluff National Park 13 March 2016 07h00 tee off report back from Nico Wentzel
A good turnout of 5 disabled players and 3 Supporter for Bluff , 24 km south from Durban , the course is in fair condition at the moment greens were not cut short and a bit slow . The weather was hot and wind conditions slight SE turning later to be very strong .
SADGA King David Mowbray Golf Day 3rd March 2016
A great day was had by all at the SADGA King David Mowbray golf day.
The FSP children from ASTRA were treated to an outing to the golf course to play on the new SNAG inflatable before tee off.
Our patron, Dale Hayes, kept the golfer entertained in the evening and raised...
SADGA once again welcomes Martin Williams to the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open 2016
Martin Williams, right leg below knee amputee, 7 handicap, will be coming from the UK together with his caddie Phil Long.
Martin played his first Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open at Zebula in 2014 and has since become a fan and supporter of the SADGA and especially the...
Attention : All South African Amputees
Stand with Stan is busy creating an amputee database of all the amputees across South Africa. This database, along with a group/forum/platform that Stand with Stan is busy developing, will be used for all amputees to be able to communicate with each other. The database will eventually also serve...
DISABLED GOLF - WP wins titanic battle to take Provincial Challenge hat-trick
WP wins titanic battle to take Provincial Challenge hat-trick
TSHWANE, 7 January 2016 – Western Province proved yet again that golf is played on grass, not paper, as the four bankers and 17-year-old rookie Ignation Douries from...
Hollard Provincial Challenge hosted by ReichmansCapital 2016 Sponsors Day.
Winners of the Betterball competition
Brian Algar and Warren Britz – 46 points
Carmia Van Wyk and Danie Jordaan – 43 points
Conrad Stoltz and Nico Wentzel – 43 points oco
In the disabled vs abled competition
Disabled Golfers – 315...
Congratulations to SADGA Patron #Branden Grace successfully defended his Qatar Masters title by 2 shots.
Branden is the first player to do so since the tournament began in 1998.
Branden shot a three-under-par 69 on another windswept day at Doha Golf Club to win the second leg of the European Tour’s so-called “Desert Swing” by two shots over Spain’s Rafael Cabrera-Bello (70) and Denmark’s...
NOMADS FSP Coaches Workshop 2016
The Coaches Workshop took place at Zwartkop Country Club this week, with 17 of the FSP coaches attending. The workshops which have been sponsored by NOMADS for the past 5 years is of great value to the SADGA and its coaches.
Guest speakers at the workshop were...
Team Selected to represent South Africa in the World Deaf Golf Championships 2016
The South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA) together with the South African Deaf Golf Association (SADeafGA) has pleasure in announcing the team selected to participate in the WDGC, to take place at the Royal Golf Club I Copenhagen Denmark 26-29 July 2016
Results of the SA Deaf Golf Trials held at Boschenmeer in December
Day 1 Day 2 Total
1 Ryan Lotz (2) 79 75 154
2 Cedric Touzard (6) 77 78 155
Message from Eugene
As we look back at 2015 the ROCs (Rest of the Country) retained the Provincial Challenge, Daniel Slabbert took the SA Disabled Open trophy back from Canada, Reinhard Schuhknecht retained his World One Arm title and the First Swing Program is thundering on at 33 schools in South Africa....
Congratulations to the SADGA Chairman of the Board, Enver Hassen
Congratulations to the SADGA Chairman of the Board, Enver Hassen, who won an award from the department of Cultural Affairs and Sport in recognition of the unselfish contribution that he has made in shaping sport in the Western Cape.
Well done Enver – we are so proud and...
The last Western Province Provincial Day took place at @SomersetWestGolfCourse
We welcomed Reinard Henning, who is a new bk amputee learning golf through Coach Carlo Kok in George. This was Reinards first Provincial Day and also the first time he is not playing on his home course, Kingswood GC – so well done Reinard.
Eugene Vorster at the Nedbank Golf Challenge handing our SADGA patrons, Louis Oosthuizen and Branden Grace certificates.
Charl Theron for once again winning the WPGU Disabled Golfer of the year Award
Chairman of the SADGA Board, Enver Hassen and Trevor Reich congratulate Charl Theron for once again winning the WPGU Disabled Golfer of the year at the Awards dinner last night at Royal Cape GC. Charl was the top WPGU player at the SA Disabled Golf Open 2015 and is currently lying first...
Thanks to @SportsTrustSA for the wonderful Donation
Thanks to @SportsTrustSA for the wonderful donation of R 250 000 towards the SADGA First Swing Program. Part of the donation was used to transform the Lonwabo and Reubin Birin modified golf environment into an amazing place for the children to learn to play golf. Clothing and @snaggolf...
Thank you Titleist for yet another generous donation to the SADGA.
Dale Hayes becomes a patron of SADGA at the Burhill Golf Day Sponsored by Zurich Plc – 2nd October 2015
The highlight of the London golf day was the announcement that Dale Hayes was becoming a patron of SADGA, where Francois Pienaar handed over the SADGA blazer.
Dale has been supporting SADGA for many years with passion and dedication. He has opened up his golf course Zwartkop CC to all...
SADGA Golf Day sponsored by Zurich Plc – Burhill London 2nd October 2015
In an unbelievable summers day at Burhill GC on Friday, the SADGA had its annual London golf day, this year generously sponsored by Zurich Plc.
We were happy to have our world one armed champion, Reinard Schuhknecht join us at the golf day together with 14 of our UK disabled...
Excited for the SADGA Golf Day sponsored by Zurich Insurance Plc at Burhill golf club.
SA Disabled Golf Open 2016
Please note the date change of the SA Disabled Golf Open 2016 at Zwartkop Country Club .
2 May 2016 : Practice Round
3 May, 4 May, 5 May : Tournament Day 1,2,3
6 May : Sponsors Day
SADGA Watches Unlimited Golf Day 2015
Huge thanks to our sponsors, Watches Unlimited and everyone who participated in our golf day at Zimbali Country Club. It was a great day and enjoyed by all who attended.
Thanks to our Sponsors
Zimbali Country Estate
Charl Theron Interschools
Charl took part in the Interschools for Paul Roos against Grey College from Bloemfontein last weekend at Devonvale GC. He represented his school’s 1st golf team and played one of his best rounds ever. He was playing no 2 for Paul Roos and won his first doubles match play...
SOUTH AFRICAN BLIND GOLF ASSOCIATION (SABGA)
IBGA Vision Cup (International Team Matchplay) – 2015
At the end of June 2015 the International Blind Golf Association (IBGA) staged its second international team matchplay event along the lines of the famous Ryder Cup. Competition was between the North American...
Provincial Day at Pretoria Golf Club on the 9th August
The battle between the Bulls and the Lions is intensifying! The Lions are two games up but early predictions of this Sunday’s action is that the Bulls will take the honours. Pretoria Golf Club treated SADGA like royalty again and the weather was sublime. Congratulations to Johan Venter...
Provincial Day at Stellenbosch Golf Club on the 9th August
Freezing cold start to the Stellenbosch Provincial Day didn’t stop our golfers from going out and playing some great golf. It was great to have our FSP ASTRA coaches Ben and Teacher Afrika join us for the first time at a Provincial Day.
Kulk Martinus who came first in...
Good Luck to Reinard Schuhknecht, Daniel Slabbert, Christo De Jager, Iglin Grobbelaar and Conrad Stoltz who will be taking part in the Swedish Invitational Golf Challenge at Bokskogen Golf Club outside Mamo, Sweden this week 6-8 August.
WELL DONE TO James Hourigan who came first in the British Disabled Open 2015 which took place this past weekend at Ufford Park, Suffolk.
For all the results, click this link http://disabledbritishopen.org.uk/
Branden Grace signs up as a Patron of SADGA (South African Disabled Golf Association).
Branden, who has 6 International victories and is currently 29th on the Official World Golf Rankings is excited to support the SADGA.
Branden came into contact with the SADGA First Swing Program at the recent Canon Pro Series at Centurion in May this year and was...
KZN PD at Cato Ridge GC
Report from Nico Wentzel - A good turnout of 7 disabled players and 1 Supporter for Cato Ridge Golf Club, 44 km from Durban , the course is very dry and very hard . The weather was hot and berg wind conditions slight SE.
A Big Welcome back to John Minaar from Knee...
Provincial Day - Wingate Park Country Club 12 July 2015
35 golfers decended on Wingate Park for the July Provincial Golf Day. Gauteng blessed us again with a pearl of a day so nobody could have blamed the weather.
There is a saying of cream always rises to the top…
Daniel Slabbert and Johan van Wyk won the better ball competition with...
Parow Provincial Day – 12th July 2015
On icy Sunday morning at 8am the WP Golfers tee-ed off for the Parow Provincial Day.
The greens were slow and difficult but the course was in very good condition.
We welcomed new golfer Michiel Elema.
Well done to the winner of the Titliest lucky...
Zurich SADGA London Golf Day Invitation - 2015
Winner of the SuperSport SA Open Production was Adam Hayes. In the photo, Eugene hands over his winning Titleist Fairway Rescue Club. Well Done Adam and thank you for liking our page.
The next Provincial Days will be held on Sunday 12th July
The next Provincial Days will be held on Sunday 12th July
KZN – Cato Ridge Golf Course – tee off times from - 8...
Nedbank SADGA Charity Golf Day
Check out this article published about FSP Charl Theron
Well done to Reinard Schuhknecht on successfully defending his world one arm title!
In the semi finals this morning, Reinard played Krister Munter and beat him 5 and 4. In this afternoons final Matchplay against 7 time Matchplay champion, Nick Champness, he won 1 up , holing an 8 foot putt at the last to win. It is a huge achievement to be a double champion in this event.
Lions vs Bulls result - June 2015
Canon SA’s PRO Golf Series a huge success!
Canon SA hosted a very successful Pro Golf Series Friday, 5 June 2015 at the Centurion Golf Estate. For the first time this year, the event was aligned with South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA) – which Canon SA proudly helps sponsor. One of the world’s greatest disabled...
Watches Unlimited Golf Day
SADGA Provincial Day – Milnerton 14th June 2015
Great turn out for the Western Province of disabled golfers – 22 in total.
We welcomed our new member Michiel Elema.
In the deaf division Marius Carstens had a great day shooting a 73 off a 6 handicap (43 points) making him the winner of the Deaf...
PROVINCIAL DAY Announcement
Thanks to the R&A who have given SADGA sponsorship to assist with the green fees and cart fees as well as the Provincial Challenge for all disabled golfers starting on the next Provincial Day on the 12th July.
Herewith the details.
Krugersdorp Provincial Day
Krugersdorp Provincial Day
Herewith the Time Sheet for Sunday ….
Please make sure that you register as either a Bulls or Lions supporter on Sunday morning at registration before you play golf. You will not be able to...
KZN Provincial Day at Umhalali CC on Sunday the 7th June 2015
A good turnout , 11 players for Umhlali Golf Club, 54 km from Durban , the course which was looking really green and beautiful. The weather was perfect slight SE breeze later warm earlier and cool later .
The conditioning of the course was great and the...
Long Drop Golf Day - 30 June
Bracing the cold weather,First Swing Program enjoying an exhibition with some of the PRO golfers at the Canon Golf Day. What a memorable experience!
This past weekend NOMADs treated Eugene, Nico Wentzel, Iglin Grobbelaar and Jenny Frost to their NOMADS Imperial Auto/MFC Challenge at Fancourt.
Foul weather greeted them at the no.1 golf course in South Africa but despite the weather forecast of rain for Saturday and Sunday the entire field were so excited to play the Links on Saturday morning. In true NOMADs style, everything was professional, hospitable and most enjoyable....
What do you think of the SuperSport production on MNET of the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open 2015 at Zwartkop CC ? Comment or Like it on SADGA’s Facebook and you will go into a lucky draw for a Titleist Fairway Rescue Club.
NOMADs FSP Road Show Pretoria School for the Cerebral Palsied
On Thursday 21st May the SADGA team took the NOMADs FSP Road Show to Pretoria School.
The 300+ children were divided into groups of 40-60 children who were welcomed by Eugene and then taken through a series of fun and games on the school field led by SADGA FSP...
Broadcast Scheduled - Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open 2015
Please find below the provisional broadcast schedule for the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open 2015.
This schedule is subject to change.
SUPERSPORT short highlights package tonight
Just a heads up that a short Highlights insert from last week’s tournament will flight in SuperGolf tonight from 19h30 on SS1.
For the other repeats please look on www.supersport.com/golf and click on the TV tab…episode 559,
Thanks to our sponsors for the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open 2015 – click on this link
FSP Players shine at Zwartkop
TSHWANE, 7 May 2015 – The rising stars of the South African Disabled Golf Association’s First Swing Programme excelled in the recent Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open, played at Zwartkop Country Club in May.
Seventeen-year-old Charl Theron from Western Province lived up to his star...
Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open - Final Scores
Final day action between the big guns - South Africa's Daniel Slabbert, Reinard Schuhknecht and Iglin Grobbelaar and Canadian Josh Williams
Solid Slabbert takes fourth SA Disabled Golf Open
By Lali Stander
TSHWANE, 6 May 2015 - Leg amputee Daniel Slabbert from Kathu outgunned one-armed wizard Reinard Schuhknecht with a brilliant birdie at Zwartkop Country Club's final hole to lift the Nedbank South African Disabled Open title for the fourth time.
Well done to Daniël Slabbert winning the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open Eugene Vorster's photo.
The final countdown to the 2015 Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open
The final countdown to the 2015 Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open.... Can Reinard Schuhknecht claim his maiden breakthrough in the South African Disabled Golf Association's flag ship event?
Will Josh Williams come from behind again to win back-to-back titles or can Daniel...
Slabbert takes control in SA Disabled Golf Open
TSHWANE, 5 May 2014 - Three-time winner Daniel Slabbert took over the lead in the Nedbank South African Disabled Golf Open at Zwartkop Country Club and immediately paid tribute to his caddie, Sunshine Ladies Tour player Kim Williams, for the great help she has been giving him.
New leader in the clubhouse!
Looks like caddie Kim Williams is doing a great job as Daniel Slabbert takes a three-shot lead through nine in the second round of the 2015 Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open.
The three-time champion turned in four over, with two-time winner Iglin Grobbelaar in second on seven over....
Carl Fourie captured some awesome images from the first round action in the 2015 Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open at Zwartkop Country Club
Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open - Day 2
Can Josh Williams dip into red figures in his title defence at the #Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open? Will Danie Jordaan maintain his great run? Can Daniel...
SADGA CEO Eugene Vorster was treated to his own special Kwagga for this week's Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open at Zwartkop Country Club...he issued a sterne "HANDS OFF" warning, but not too many people are paying attention!!
Theron impresses Williams at Zwartkop
TSHWANE, 4 May 2015 – Charl Theron was smarting after an opening 81, but a couple of putting tips from defending champion Josh Williams has given the 17-year-old Stellenbosch golfer new perspective and drive for the second round of the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open.
Sparky upstages the big guns at Zwartkop
TSHWANE, 4 May 2015 – The smile on his face said it all as Danie Jordaan strolled off the 18th green at Zwartkop Country Club. The 50-year electrical engineer from East London fired an impressive three-over-par 74 to finish two off the pace from...
And they are off! Top disabled golfers and rising stars start their 2015 Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open at Zwartkop Country Club
Grobbelaar eyes repeat success in SA Disabled Golf Open
TSHWANE, 3 May 2015 – On Sunday afternoon at Zwartkop Country Club, the veranda was buzzing with excitement ahead of the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open, which tees off on Monday.
The topics of conversation switched from the unexpected heat to the unforgiving hazards, the tight fairways and...
Frost ready to fire at Zwartkop
TSHWANE, 1 May 2015 – Business women, homemaker, golfer. There are thousands of women around the globe that juggle work, home and pleasure on a daily basis, but there are not that many that can say they excel at it with just one leg.
Jenny Frost is this exception to the rule, but...
NEDBANK SA Disabled Golf Open 2015 - Round 1 Tee Times
Douries primed to ignite at SA Disabled Golf Open
CAPE TOWN, 30 April 2015 - Walking is something most of us take for granted. It is as simple as breathing; we don’t think about it, we just do it.
But not a day passes that 16-year-old Citrusdal golfer Ignation Douries doesn’t pause to marvel at the...
HOLE IN ONE for Jodi Schultz
One week before the SA Disabled Golf Open 2015, Jodi was playing at Zwartkop Country Club and made the perfect shot on the 17th .
‘There was a dispute on the distances I settled on 120 and took an 8 iron, my dad a 7.We couldn't see...
SA Golfer doesn't let handicap be his Albatross
Check out this great interview by OG Molefe from ENCA with Reinard Schuhknecht ahead of the Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open. Can the reigning World One-Arm Match Play champion break through for a maiden win in the Sadga - South African Disabled Golf Association's flagship event at...
SA Disabled Golf Open Media Dare
SADGA dared the Media to a 4 hole competition at Zwartkop Country Club playing against some of SA’s top golfers Daniel Slabbert, Reinard Schuhknecht, Byron Calvert and Stan Andrews.
The afternoon was an eye opener for the media who had great fun. The dare was followed by...
SADGA KZN PD - 12TH April 2015 Bluff National Park Golf Club
A low turnout , 8 players for Bluff National Park Golf Club, 24 km from Durban , the course which was looking really green beautiful. The weather was perfect no wind warm and hot hot.
The conditioning of the course has improved, rough was very severe and greens were medium paced.
PORT ELIZABETH GOLF DAY
A beautiful day yesterday to play golf at PEGC, but cannot say the same for the golf. Graham Gouws first disabled golfer at 17 poiints (h/cap18). Nick Klichowicz first abled golfer at 21 points (h/c 27) and myself overall winner (and first lady golfer) at 31 points - h/c 16 Gail...
Date confirmed for 15th annual Canon SA Pro Golf Series
Johannesburg, South Africa. March 2015 – The date for Canon South Africa’s 15th annual Pro Golf Series has been confirmed for Friday, 5 June 2015 at the Centurion Golf Estate. For the first time this year, the event is aligned with South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA) –...
World champ Schuhknecht inspired by Sithole
JOHANNESBURG (20 April 2015) – World One-Arm Match Play champion Reinard Schuhknecht is taking his cue from top wheelchair tennis ace Lucas Sithole and targeting...
Gauteng Provincial Day on Sunday At Eagle Canyon
** WINNERS **
Report back from the SADGA KZN PD on the 1st March 2015 at Princes Grant
A low turnout , 4 players for Princes Grant Golf Club, 88 km long way from Durban , the course which was looking really green beautiful. The weather was perfect no wind warm and hot.
The conditioning of the course was great and greens were unfortunately hollowtined and slow.
Western Province Provincial Day at Boschenmeer Golf Club
Up early on Sunday morning with a 7:14 tee off time at Boschenmeer Golf Club.
Welcomes were for Jenny Frost from Southern Cape who we love having at our Provincial Days.
Welcome also to Wesley Pietersen and friends from KFM and a special welcome to Shane Le Roux who is an FSP...
The relationship between the South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA) and Pringle of Scotland goes back 12 years
During this time, Pringle of Scotland has supported our golfers as a standing clothing sponsor specifically for international tournaments and sponsored golf days.
In the latest showing of their generosity, Callum Scott handed over 65 Pringle of Scotland lounge shirts to SADGA.
KZN - Provincial Day at Victoria Country Club
A fairly good turnout ,9 players for Victoria Country Club long way from Durban , the course which was looking really green beautiful (btw PMB is the leafiest town in South Africa ) combined with a bit of rain half way through the game at 14h30.
The one arm golfers gave up and...
WP Provincial Day at King David GC
Winners of the day
Charles Williams 31 points
Cedric Touzard 30 points
Michael Bota 27 points
Kulk Martinus 38 points
Edwin Meyer 37 points
Gauteng Provincial Day - Pretoria West Golf Club
It was a sweltering hot day in Pretoria, but other than that us golfers could offer no other excuses for bad golf. As always, we were treated like VIP guests at Pretoria Golf Club with the President Mauritz Vermeulen welcoming every player in person yesterday morning.
A three way...
Underdogs shock favourites in SADGA Provincial Challenge
JOHANNESBURG (3 February 2015) – The Rest of the Country (ROC) team scored an upset victory over Gauteng and Western Province to win the RAM South African Disabled Golf Association Provincial Challenge at Zwartkop Country Club last Sunday.
The ROC won the two-round match...
RAM SADGA Provincial Challenge 2015
Well Done to the ROCs who won the Provincial Challenge at Zwartkop Country club this past weekend. For all the result click on the links below.
Match Play Results /sites/default/...
Canon SA helps SADGA to give young disabled golfers a sporting chance
Johannesburg, South Africa. 10 February 2014 – Canon South Africa has reaffirmed its commitment to developing the country’s disabled golfers, renewing its sponsorship to the South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA). Canon has this year also added a donation of printing equipment to some...
SA’s Slattery stars in international blind golf
JOHANNESBURG (12 January 2015) – South Africa’s leading visually-impaired golfers are gearing up for a big next two years on the international calendar, beginning with the International Blind Golf Association Vision Cup in Italy in June.
Western Cape golfer Garrett...
Ram hand to Hand Couriers SADGA Provincial Challenge hosted by ReichmansCapital (Zwartkop Country Club, 30 Jan - 1 Feb 2015)
Gauteng hunting SADGA Provincial Challenge glory
JOHANNESBURG (11 November 2014) – World One-Arm golf champion Reinard Schuhknecht will lead a strong Gauteng team in the South African Disabled Golf Association (SADGA) Provincial Challenge at Zwartkop Country Club from...