Archive | August, 2013

George Gandranata

Inside The Golfer’s Bag: George Gandranata

Golf Indonesia caught up with George Gandranata at The Royale Jakarta Driving range. George was oiling his swing in preparation for the PGM Terengganu Masters in Malaysia, an Asian Development Tour event.  George is a one of Indonesia’s most promising golf professionals who’s dreaming of playing on the European Tour in a few years to [...]

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James Bowen

James Bowen Wins The Inaugural Jakarta Classic

On the 17th – 20th of July 2013, Imperial Klub Golf at Lippo Karawaci was the host venue for the inaugural Jakarta Classic, an official Asian Development Tour event. The Asian Development Tour is a feeder competition to the Asian Tour, and the top three from the order of merit at the end of the [...]

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Jeani Kusumawardhani

Meet The Caddy: Jeani

Golfers can often be a frustrating sporting pursuit for some amateur players, and anger can be an unfortunate consequence on the golf course. Keeping the golfer calm and happy is one of the biggest challenges facing Jeani as a young caddy. Jeani is still learning all the time; helping the hackers with words of encouragement [...]

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Quick Test

Tips & Tricks: Putting Tip

LAG PUTTS It is no secret that when it comes to scoring, most high handicappers don’t spend enough time practicing their putting. You will often see driving ranges full of people practicing their swing and look over to the putting green and see that it’s empty. Even though I encourage people to practice their swing, [...]

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George Gandranata

Meet The Golfer: George Gandranata

We caught up with George Gandranata at Royale Jakarta’s impressive driving range. George has been a professional golfer since 2012, competing on the Asian Development Tour, with ambitions to qualify for the full Asian Tour. His dream is to be playing on the European Tour in five years time. He spent his college years playing [...]

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Nike Verdana

Nike Verdana Golf Club

Performance equipment designed specifically for women. BEAVERTON, Ore — Nike Golf brings performance designed specifically for women to its latest women’s club set, the Nike Verdana. Designed from the grip down, the Verdana line is the lightest women’s set ever produced by Nike Golf. Lightweight materials and construction from top to bottom combine to deliver [...]

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St. Moritz - Swiss

St.Moritz – Glitzy Swiss Golf

David Bowden flies on SWISS into Zurich and then onto St. Moritz to play golf in one of Switzerland’s smartest year-round alpine sporting destinations. St. Moritz doesn’t need too much introduction to jet-setting skiers, but golfers may be surprised to learn that there are three summer courses to play within close proximity to this glamourous [...]

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Slow Play

Slow Play

Most of weekend golfers in Jakarta have played a fivehour round of golf at one time or another. Not very fun, is it? You are waiting 5-10 minutes before every shot, the sun is scorching your skin and most importantly, you are playing not so well at that moment. Most weekend golf rounds around Jakarta [...]

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Gunung Geulis

Gunung Geulis

Located in the foothills of the Puncak rests the Gunung Geulis Country Club, about 50km from the business centre of Jakarta. Take the Jagorawi toll all the way to Ciawi then take the left fork towards Puncak and after approximately 4 km there is a lefthand turn with a large signpost for the golf course. [...]

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Redemption for the “Duff Daddy” (Jason Dufner) the 2013 PGA Championship winner!

There was redemption for Jason Dufner, the winner of The 2013 PGA Championship at Oak Hill, East Course, Rochester, New York on Sunday evening, 11th August 2013.   Jason Dufner is the champion of the final major of the 2013 golf calender. Dufner has been a consistent performer over the years on the PGA, racking [...]

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