2017 Junior Golf Coaching Sessions - During autumn and winter a Junior Golf Coaching Session is run on Saturday afternoons, once a fortnight. These sessions start at 1:30pm and run for 90 minutes. Fee is $5 per session or $20 for the 10 fortnightly sessions, which started on 13 May and end on 16 September 2017. The golf coaching sessions are for newcomers to the game and for other children to improve their game. All equipment is provided, and children are welcome to bring their own clubs. For children who have not registered before, a form is attached to this page. Remaining Coaching Session dates are: 24 June, 8 July, 22 July, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sept, 16 Sept.
Competition dates are: 1 July, 15 July, 29 July, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sept, 23 Sept, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec.
Results - 17 June Junior Comp:
Winner: Sarah Eagleton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Benny Levy (1 golf ball)
Results - 3 June Junior Comp:
Winner: Tom Eagleton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Kaydn Fleuren (1 golf ball)
For previous results see attachment above.
Spring School Holiday Come & Try Golf Junior Clinic - During the spring school holiday a junior golf clinic will be held on Wednesday 4 October and Thursday 5 October 2017. The Clinics will start at 11:00am and go for approximately 2 hours. The junior golf clinics are free and all equipment is provided. Great introduction to golf for newcomers and for other children to improve their game. Please register using the form attached to this page. All registrations to be received by 30 September 2017.
In 2017 the Golf Illawarra Junior Pennants was replaced with the Encourage Shield for boys and girls with the team consisting of 6 (six) players. JNJG conditions applied.
Results for the 2017 rounds are:
Thanks to the following players who participated in the 2017 Junior Pennants team: Jarod Callahan, Ryan McMechan, Dane Stephens, Ben McMechan, Emma Rose Nelson and Brady Tipping.
The 2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic will be held on Sunday, 8 October 2017.
The winner of the 2016 Junior Classic was Jackson Hall from Wollongong GC, runner up was Thomas Heaton from The Australian GC. The 2016 Illawarra Junior Cup winner was Eddie Ward from Port Kembla GC, runner up was Jackson Hall. The 9-Hole Competition winners were: Girls: Josie Garrett from Cromer GC, Boys: Kingston McClerie from Port Kembla GC
Nominations are now open for the 2017 Russell Vale Junior Matchplay Championship - see the nomination sheet on the Junior Noticeboard in the Clubhouse.
The 2016 Junior Matchplay Champion was Harry Callahan, runner up was Brady Tipping.
JPO: Phillip Peace
M: 0411 281 381
Dress Regulations for RVGC Junior Golfers (as per JNJGF)
Boys: Shirts with collar and remain tucked in at all times, tailored trousers/shorts, and socks.
No jeans (any type denim), cargo pants or 3/4 length pants.
Girls: No midriffs showing, tailored shorts/slacks/skorts/skirts.