Junior Development Program - 'How good is golf!'

2017 Junior Golf Coaching Sessions - 

Spring School Holiday Come & Try Golf Junior Clinic - During the spring school holiday a junior golf clinic will be hold 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.

 

During Spring (school Term 4) the Junior Golf Coaching Sessions will be run weekly on a Tuesday afternoon from 4:00pm to 5:15pm. The weekly Tuesday afternoon sessions begin on 10 October and finish on 12 December 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 that have not registered before, a form is attached to this page.  Fee is $5 per session or $20 for the 10 sessions.

 

Saturday 9 Hole Junior Competition - A Junior 9 Hole Competition is currently being run on a fortnightly basis following the main competition.  All RVGC junior members are encouraged to play and juniors from other clubs are invited to play. All juniors should be in attendance at the 1st tee at 1:30pm and the round of golf should be finished around 4:00pm. Next Junior 9 Hole Comp is on 23 Sept 2017. Please book in early as there are limited places - use the Member Bookings tab or contact the Pro Shop on 4283 5322 or Phillip Peace, the JPO, on 0411 281 381 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Competition dates are: 23 Sept, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec.

Results - 9 September Junior Comp (Stableford)

Winner: Sarah Eagleton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Bryn Newton (1 golf ball)

Results - 26 August Junior Comp (Stableford)

Winner: Kaydn Fleuren (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Bryn Newton (1 golf ball)

Results - 12 August Junior Comp (Stableford)

Winner: Archie O'Hara (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Bryn Newton (1 golf ball)

Results - 29 July Junior Comp (Stableford):

Winner: Bryn Newton (2 golf balls), Runner Up: Isabelle Van Akker (1 golf ball)

For previous results see attachment above.

 

2017 Junior Golf Events - Golf Illawarra

  • 28 September 2017 - Jamberoo Junior Open - Jamberoo Golf Club
  • 8 October 2017 - Russell Vale Junior Classic - Russell Vale Golf Club
  • 5 November 2017 - Gerringong Junior Open - Gerringong Golf Club
  • 11 November 2017 - Links Shell Cove Junior Open - Links Shell Cove Golf Club
  • 12 November 2017 - Kiama Junior Masters - Kiama Golf Club
  • 3 December 2017 - Wollongong Junior Open - Wollongong Golf Club

Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further entry details

For entry forms on junior golf events, please refer to the following links:

 

2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic - Sunday 8 October

The 2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic will be held on Sunday, 8 October 2017. Entry forms are attached to this page.

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

 

2017 Russell Vale Junior Matchplay Championship

The draw for the 2017 Junior Matchplay Championship has been completed and the tee times for the first matches to be played on 23 September 2017 are as follows:

12:52 PM - Jarod Callahan v Tom Eagleton and Ryan McMechan v Jack Eagleton

1:00 PM - Sarah Eagleton v Kaydn Fleuren 

Bryn Newton v Cassidy Graham match; day & time to be arranged.

The draw is also attached to this web page. The Junior Matchplay Championship is sponsored by President Robyn Crowe in memory of Leigh Crowe.

 

The 2016 Junior Matchplay Champion was Harry Callahan, runner up was Brady Tipping.

 

Junior Promotions Officer(JPO)
Contact Details:

JPO: Phillip Peace
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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.