Bowlers descend on South Coast for Margate Week
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Bowlers descend on South Coast for Margate Week

Quintin van Jaarsveld Over 300 bowlers from across the country will descend on the South Coast for the Spar Margate Week Bowls Tournament next week. After last year’s…

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Halfway Toyota Margate Challenge ‘still the best tournament on the South Coast’
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Halfway Toyota Margate Challenge ‘still the best tournament on the South Coast’

Quintin van Jaarsveld Margate Country Club was a hive of activity as it hosted another highly successful Halfway Toyota Shelly Beach Margate Challenge last week. From a particularly…

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Unexpected blessing for South Coast Hospice
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Unexpected blessing for South Coast Hospice

As South Coast Hospice was preparing for Easter, fund-raising co-ordinator BT King received a telephone call from John Louch of Margate Bowling Club. The message he gave was…

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Will someone drive away with new car at Halfway Toyota Margate Challenge?
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Will someone drive away with new car at Halfway Toyota Margate Challenge?

The excitement at Margate Country Club is palpable as the club prepares to host the annual Halfway Toyota Shelly Beach Margate Challenge from Thursday to Saturday. Golf, bowls…

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Bell bowlers simply the best in KBA Women’s Trips
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Bell bowlers simply the best in KBA Women’s Trips

After last weekend’s Kingfisher Bowling Association Men’s and Women’s Trips got off the a bit of a damp start, the women’s final was held at Margate on Monday…

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Home comforts not enough for SKZN in KZN Country Districts Interzone Champs
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Home comforts not enough for SKZN in KZN Country Districts Interzone Champs

Quintin van Jaarsveld Southern KwaZulu-Natal fought gallantly but were ultimately dethroned as KwaZulu-Natal Country Districts Interzone champions at San Lameer Country Club at the weekend. A new-look Southern…

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Top bowls and sad goodbyes at Margate Country Club
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Top bowls and sad goodbyes at Margate Country Club

The winners of the Margate Country Club Warwick Wealth Club Trips were Billy Brown, Peter Griffiths and Dina van der Walt with a big win of 30 v…

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Margate Country Club champs crowned
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Margate Country Club champs crowned

Quintin van Jaarsveld Robert Mavundla and Agnes Spielmann triumphed in the 36-hole club championships at Margate Country Club at the weekend. The men’s championships was a closely contested…

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Irish eyes are smiling at Margate Bowling Club
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Irish eyes are smiling at Margate Bowling Club

The St Patrick’s Day-themed event at Margate Bowling Club on Sunday was a big success. Approximately 100 people, bowlers and non-bowlers including Old Bastard bikers, attended the fun…

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Giants battle in KBA Mixed Pairs final; South Coast hosting SA Inter-District B Champs
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Giants battle in KBA Mixed Pairs final; South Coast hosting SA Inter-District B Champs

After what proved to be a real battle of the giants at the Kingfisher Bowling Association (KBA) Mixed Pairs recently, the winners, on a brilliant last end, were…

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Hole-in-one as Carreira-Curlewis Cup continues
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Hole-in-one as Carreira-Curlewis Cup continues

Despite finishing third, Jim Finn had reason to celebrate as he hit a hole-in-one during the latest round of the Carreira-Curlewis Cup at Margate Country Club recently. Finn’s…

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Margate bowler shines at SA Masters Singles Champs
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Margate bowler shines at SA Masters Singles Champs

Margate’s Pam Cole-Cook won the silver medal in the 2017 Warwick Bowls SA Senior Women’s Masters Singles Championship held at the Wanderers in Johannesburg over the weekend. Fellow…

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Hole-in-one, mug and medal action at Margate Country Club
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Hole-in-one, mug and medal action at Margate Country Club

It was an eventful week of golf at Margate Country Club last week. Gary Smith on Saturday hit his first-ever hole-in-one on the 16th, the ace earning him…

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Wentzel rallies to KO Curlewis at Margate Country Club
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Wentzel rallies to KO Curlewis at Margate Country Club

Quintin van Jaarsveld Johan Wentzel pipped the legendary Ivan Curlewis in the final of the men’s matchplay knockout competition at Margate Country Club on Saturday. In what was…

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Sbu secures Captain’s Putter at Margate Country Club
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Sbu secures Captain’s Putter at Margate Country Club

Sbu Ntozakhe claimed the Captain’s Putter at Margate Country Club on Saturday. All the available 2016 Monthly Medal winners played for the Captain’s Putter prize with Ntozakhe winning…

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Bond starts Carreira-Curlewis Cup with a bang
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Bond starts Carreira-Curlewis Cup with a bang

Mike Bond won the opening qualifying round of the inaugural Carreira/Curlewis Cup at Margate Country Club on Thursday. Bond counted out Robert Mavundla on 42 points to win…

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Hartman in Margate Country Club winners’ circle
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Hartman in Margate Country Club winners’ circle

Charlie Hartman hurried to a four-shot victory in the latest individual stableford at Margate Country Club. Club results: Tuesday Ladies playing ad hoc comps until next week. Wednesday’s…

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Race to Carreira-Curlewis Cup set to get underway at Margate Country Club
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Race to Carreira-Curlewis Cup set to get underway at Margate Country Club

Margate Country Club are making significant changes to their Thursday and Saturday golf competitions. Thanks to the efforts of Andrew Curlewis and Louie Carreira, generous sponsorships have been…

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Gouws family on fire at Margate Country Club
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Gouws family on fire at Margate Country Club

It was a successful family affair at Margate Country Club where Jurie snr, Venessa, Jurie and Judy won the latest fourball alliance. Club results: Wednesday’s Wobblers Fourball Alliance:…

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Junior golfers showcase skills on South Coast courses
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Junior golfers showcase skills on South Coast courses

Quintin van Jaarsveld Young golfers showed impressive skill and plenty of promise in three KwaZulu-Natal Golf Union tournaments that took place on South Coast courses from Saturday to…

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