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Golf Indonesia Course Review: Pondok Cabe Golf

Pondok Cabe Golf is an 18-hole championship golf course located adjacent to Pondok Cabe airport, Tangerang Selatan, about an hour’s drive from Jakarta’s SCBD. The course was developed in the early 1990s and is owned and maintained by Pertamina. Pondok Cabe Golf was designed by Thomson & Wolveridge, who have successfully designed a challenging golf […]

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www.Golfclick.net — It’s Time to Golf!

The Golfclick.net website is a new golf reservation portal where golfers from Indonesia and worldwide to find and book unsold tee times for golf courses in Indonesia. The website is the project of two young Indonesian golfers and entrepreneurs Albert Kosasih (28) and Ebert Wijaya (27). Albert and Ebert have been close friends ever since […]

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Gading Raya Golf Club

Intro Gading Raya Golf Club is exclusive golf and country created by PT. Jakartabaru Cosmopolitan, who have successfully developed Gading Raya Serpong Housing & Business District Complex. Established in the mid 90’s, Gading Raya is a golf course and country club in top quality condition year round where club members, members guests and weekday visitors […]

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Fahmi Reza

Meet the Golfer: Fahmi Reza

Fahmi is still an amateur and this opportunity to play at the Grand Final amongst the world’s very best amateurs was a world away from the humble links of Sawangan Besar, his home course in Depok. Although he was disappointed with his performance, the conditions were challenging, with the temperature -1 at tee-off on one day, a stark contrast from playing conditions in tropical Indonesia. He now knows what it takes to compete with the world’s best amateur golfers, and is inspired to continue to improve his golf.

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Posted in Meet the Golfer, 2013, November 2013Comments (0)

Cahyo Adhitomo

The 11th Credit Suisse Match Play Championship 2013

From the 7th of October until the 10th October 2013, Gunung Geulis Country Club in the foothills of Bogor, hosted the 11th Credit Suisse Match Play Championship. Around 150 talented amateur golfers participated in an event which stands above most local tournaments in its format of play and it quality of field, providing local single handicap golfers from all over Indonesia the chance to compete in a match-play format over the course of three days play at this unique set up of 36 championship quality holes at the West Course and the East Course at Gunung Geulis.

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Posted in News, 2013, November 2013Comments (0)

Rory Young

Meet Rory Young

I had the pleasure of playing 9 holes with New Kuta’s resident Scottish PGA Professional Rory Young. It seems rather fitting that New Kuta have their very own Scottish golf pro from the highlands teaching golfers the tricks and the trade of links golf and how to keep the ball below the wind at New Kuta.

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Posted in Meet the Golfer, 2013, October 2013Comments (0)

Golfing in Dreamland

Unlike Nusa Dua, which is mainly flat and plain terrain, Pecatu is hilly, dominated by limestone cliffs, isolating small, beautiful and tranquil beach coves. Dreamland has always been a famous spot amongst the Australian surfers, and is accessed by a small hike down a small path down to the beach towards a white-sand bay and a famous, almost perfect, beach break.

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Posted in Featured, Lifestyle, Golf Courses, Indonesian Courses, Stay And Play, 2013, October 2013Comments (0)

Inesh Putri Tjiptadi Chandra

Meet Inesh Putri Tjiptadi Chandra

“Q: If you could date any professional golfer who would it be? | A: Adam Scott without a doubt” – Meet Inesh Putri Tjiptadi Chandra, Miss Indonesia 2012 and a female professional golfer from Indonesia.

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Posted in Meet the Golfer, 2013, September 2013Comments (0)

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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Posted in News, 2013, August 2013Comments (0)

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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Posted in Meet the Caddy, 2013, August 2013Comments (0)