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Egoli City of Golf Egoli City of GolfDate: 02/01/2019

See all the top golf courses in Johannesburg, Gauteng as listed by Compleat Golfer Magazine.

Money - or the bag? The new caddie is in a lucrative career. Money - or the bag? The new caddie is in a lucrative career.Date: 21/03/2016

Long gone are the days when the caddie's job was simply to carry your golf bag Now they are very much part of the team...

Serenity in the Highlands - Highland Gate Golf Course Serenity in the Highlands - Highland Gate Golf CourseDate: 13/03/2016

It may have taken many obstacle-filled years to complete, but since Highland Gate finally opened its doors, it has proven...

Brutal Ballybunion Brutal BallybunionDate: 06/03/2016

Johann Naude recently travelled to Ireland to take on the (in)famous Ballybunlon...

Anchors Away Anchors AwayDate: 28/02/2016

Next month, the new rule prohibiting the anchoring of putters comes into effect. Here's what you need to know about it...

The Rising Phoenix The Rising PhoenixDate: 05/12/2015

There is a lot more to Bryanston Country Club than its upmarket address and it's easy to see why this club has long been worthy...

Golf greatest myths Golf greatest mythsDate: 15/11/2015

Knowing the laws of the game can keep you out of trouble and even save you shots. Mike 'The Pro' Kibunja unpacks 10 of golf's...

A Gem in Platinum Country - Rustenburg Golf Club A Gem in Platinum Country - Rustenburg Golf ClubDate: 10/10/2015

Rustenburg Golf Club is a social hub of this town in the North West Province, and when it comes to classic parkland layouts...

Mr Nice Guy Mr Nice GuyDate: 31/08/2015

After claiming the first two Majors of the year, Jordan Spieth has announced himself as a legitimate force in golf. He's also...

Beating the weather Beating the weatherDate: 23/08/2015

Staying sharp in bad weather can be testing, but a good attitude and some tricks from the pros can help keep your score intact...

Golf expeditions for the connoisseur Golf expeditions for the connoisseurDate: 07/06/2015

John Botha narrows down four top international destinations for golfers who take their game a little more seriously, and who...

Destination Dubai - a tourist surprise Destination Dubai - a tourist surpriseDate: 02/05/2015

Jason Mylroie discovered that Dubai is not just an oil-rich economic powerhouse but has attractions from golf to ...

The real cost of golf - you don't have to break the bank The real cost of golf - you don't have to break the bankDate: 26/04/2015

Golf has a reputation as an expensive sport and, given the economic pinch, it's a luxury fewer people are willing to indulge...

Blending In - Championship Golf Course in Langebaan Blending In - Championship Golf Course in LangebaanDate: 08/02/2015

Langebaan has long been considered the playground of the Cape's rich and famous. The water-sports capital of the Western Cape...

Golf in paradise - Mauritius Golf in paradise - MauritiusDate: 31/01/2015

There is something in the air when you arrive in Mauritius, and it feels as if it is dusting you off ahead of a spring cleaning.

A New Rivalry A New RivalryDate: 22/11/2014

The void left by Tiger Woods' extended absence from the game is set to be filled - but are Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler golf'...

Take the test Take the testDate: 06/09/2014

How well do you know the rules of golf? Take our quick quiz to find out.

Shark Tales Shark TalesDate: 30/08/2014

Ill-fated Greg Norman's tremendous career has suffered as much as it has been celebrated. But, luck aside, he remains one of...

Getting the best start Getting the best startDate: 01/07/2014

Parents are generally keen to get their kids into golf at a young age. However, they need to be careful that they don't do more...

Golf de luxe in île Maurice Golf de luxe in île MauriceDate: 22/06/2014

Mauritius may be more synonymous with tropical beaches and fruity cocktails than anything else, but the island also offers a ...

Into Thin blue Air - Drakensberg Gardens Golf Course Into Thin blue Air - Drakensberg Gardens Golf CourseDate: 08/06/2014

In an idyllic setting in the shadow of the mountains, Mark Sampson discovered a resort course punching well above its ...

The Cuff Link The Cuff LinkDate: 06/05/2014

The rotator cuff muscles that run across your shoulder joint are crucial to the golf swing, yet many golfers are unaware of ...

Sizzling Seychelles Sizzling SeychellesDate: 01/05/2014

If you're undecided about where to go for your next golfing trip, Mark Sampson has the answer: an island getaway with a course ...

You betcha! You betcha!Date: 11/04/2014

The online age has changed the face of betting and, in the case of golf, capitalised on a sport with an existing reputation for...

How I turned my game How I turned my gameDate: 15/02/2014

Henrik Stenson went from 224th in the world to third in 18 months. He tells us how he did it ...

6 Of the best Nine-Hole Golf Courses 6 Of the best Nine-Hole Golf CoursesDate: 05/01/2014

Get the lowdown on the best 9 hole golf courses in SA, from KZN, Cape Town, Graaf Reinet and Brits, you can enjoy a short game ...

SA's links courses - Are they the real deal? SA's links courses - Are they the real deal?Date: 23/11/2013

When it comes to defining the true links courses of the world, places such as St Andrews, Carnoustie and Musselburgh are often ...

Turkish tee Time Turkish tee TimeDate: 19/10/2013

Worsening exchange rates have made all-inclusive overseas travel deals even more attractive to South Africans, and the latest ...

Carriaged Away Carriaged AwayDate: 13/10/2013

A nine-day Rovos Rail golf safari aboard what's punted as the world's most luxurious train and normal life never looked so ...

Try this for Size - Steyn City Golf Course Try this for Size - Steyn City Golf CourseDate: 28/09/2013

The construction of Johannesburg's Steyn City is at an advanced stage, and although still a long way from being launched, it's ...

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