Archive | 2014

Jakarta Inter-Society Matchplay League

Jakarta Inter-Society Matchplay League

The longest running Matchplay competition in Jakarta kicked off the 2014 season in earnest in March at Jagorawi Golf & Country Club. The format has remained constant  over the decades with eight teams putting forwards eight players who compete with two singles and three better-ball matches. Every team plays every other team and at the [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Lifestyle, Society0 Comments

The ‘L’ Position

In this edition of Golf Indonesia, l will outline the key aspects of part 4 in my 5 part series on the principals of a good golf swing, focusing on The Letter ‘L’ Position. This is the next step following the grip, setup and alignment, and the takeaway. This position is a great check point [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Tips & Tricks0 Comments

Ellie - Palm Hills

Meet the Caddy: Ellie from Palm Hill Golf Club

If you don’t mind me getting all ‘red-blooded male’ on you for a second, Palm Hills has long since held the accolade for the best looking waitresses within the Jakarta area, their long black hair falling ever so neatly over their tightly fitting uniforms and their long legs beautifully protuding from their ever shorter skirts. [...]

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Eurasia Cup 2014

STUNNING ASIAN FIGHT BACK SEES EURASIA CUP PRESENTED BY DRB-HICOM END IN DRAW Kuala Lumpur, March 29: A stunning fight back from Team Asia saw the inaugural EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM end in a 10-10 draw after a thrilling final day at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club on Saturday. Trailing 3-7 overnight going [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, News, On Tour0 Comments

Bushnell

Golf Geek: A Rangefinder Review – Hit with Confidence

Have you ever found yourself on the course without a proper distance reading wondering whether you should hit the 7i or 8i, only to hit the 7i and fly the green? If so, this common problem is preventing you from realizing your true potential as a golfer but luckily for you there is a solution, [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Gadgets, Lifestyle0 Comments

Meet the Golfer: Juvic Pagunsan

We caught up with Honma Tour professional Juvic Pagunsan during the practice day before the Enjoy Jakarta Indonesia PGA Championship at Damai Indah’s BSD Course. The course is a firm favourite of Juvic’s as he claimed his first and so far only Asian Tour victory here during the 2007 Pertamina Indonesia Presidents Invitational, where he [...]

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Indonesian Golf Tour Launched with 14 Events for Local Golf Professionals and Amateurs New Generation

New Generation of Golfers turn professional as a result of the initiative Indonesia will have its own professional golf tour for the first time. The launch of the Indonesian Golf Tour is an ambitious new professional golf circuit aimed at speeding the development of Indonesia’s up and coming golfers. The playing field will comprise of [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Indonesian Golf Tour, News2 Comments

Michio Matsumura

Enjoy Jakarta Indonesia Championship

Japan’s Michio Matsumura birdied the last three holes to snatch victory by a shot on Sunday in a rain-interrupted final round of the U.S. $1 million Enjoy Jakarta Indonesia PGA Championship, presented by the Indonesia Port Corporation. The 31-year-old (with three career wins) on the Japan Golf Tour, had rounds of 65, 67, 67 and [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, News, On Tour0 Comments

Matthew Griffin

ONE ASIA: The History and Future of Asia Pacific’s Professional Tournament Destination for Elite Golfers

From the 27th to 30th of March, the Enjoy Jakarta Indonesia PGA Championship was the official opening event of the ONEASIA tour calendar, played at Damai Indah Golf’s BSD Course. The event was joint sanctioned by the Japan Golf Tour organization, which saw the crème de la crème of OneAsia’s playing field competing against some [...]

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Victoria Chandra

Callaway Junior World Golf Championships – Indonesia Qualification

The HISTORY of the Event: It was February 1968 when John W Brown, A.S. “Lou” Smith and Norrie West decided the San Diego Junior Golf Association would host the Junior World Golf Championships. The three had discussed the idea of organizing a tournament where juniors from all parts of the world could come together to [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Golf Insight, News1 Comment

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