Golfing in Jakarta: A Guide for Golfers Visiting or New to Jakarta

By: admin

Jakarta especially is one of the most difficult cities in the world to maintain an active lifestyle due to lack of pedestrian-friendly infrastructure and recreational green space. One way to get out there, get exercise, and walk in the great...

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Indonesian Ryder Cup

By: Anthony King

What does Gleneagles in Scotland have in common with Jakarta? Apart from both places including a multitude of lovers of ‘water of life’ or Single Malt whisky, both hosted the Ryder Cup this year. Yes  you read this correctly, as...

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Jakarta Inter-League Final Round

By: Anthony King

Well the September penultimate round certainly put ‘the cat amongst the pigeons’.  Up until that month it looked plain sailing for Cloggies to once again lift the trophy but they were humbled by a truly resurgent JLI with a thumping...

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Jakarta Inter-League – Round 5

By: Anthony King

A SPECIAL MENTION:All of the players applauded the news that Tika [Tin Cups]had been awarded a 100% golfing scholarship in USA.Wari [Tin Cups] was delighted to inform us that she has been seleced to represent PNG.Match ReportsCloggies, up against their...

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Jakarta Inter-Society Matchplay League Round 3

By: Anthony King

So with 2014 rushing by and many peoples’ thoughts focused on the Legislative and Presidential elections, golfers in Jakarta have been contemplating the next round of the league season. Traditionally, this has been the point in the league where both...

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Jakarta InterLeague – Round 2

By: Anthony King

Despite considerable rain still hitting the Jagorawi course during the past weeks  it was amazingly dry and those who can get topspin drives were laughing with impressive distance on their tee shots.Having the luxury of a mini-shotgun start means that...

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Jakarta Inter-Society Matchplay League

By: Anthony King

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...

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The Tee Set Championship 2013

By: Keith Miller

The Tee Set year has a rhythm of its own with golf every weekend, net score most of the time and Stableford on the last Saturday in the month and the once a year excursion to the South for the...

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Tee Set Jakarta

By: Keith Miller

Tee Set is one of Jakarta’s very oldest Golf Societies and traces its history back many years to the early 1980s when it was founded by a bunch of not very good but extremely enthusiastic expats looking for fun and...

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CIMB Golf Club

By: Antony Sutton

Mark Twain famously said "golf is a good walk spoiled." I thought about that phrase often as I was sat in the golf cart being ferried around the west course at Gunung Guelis on a recent weekend visit. Admittedly there...

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