Junior Development Program - 'How good is golf!'

 

2018 Junior Golf Coaching Sessions - Weekly Term 1 Sessions Start Tuesday 6 February 2018 

During Summer/Autumn (school Term 1) the Junior Golf Coaching Sessions are run weekly on a Tuesday afternoon from 4:00pm to 5:15pm. The weekly Tuesday afternoon sessions begin on 6 February 2018 and finish on 10 April 2018. 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. Registration forms are attached to this page.

Saturday 9 Hole Junior Competition in 2018 - A Junior 9 Hole Competition is proposed to be run in 2018 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. The Junior 9 Hole Comp will recommence in 2018 - dates yet to be advised - please 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 in 2018 are yet to be advised.

For previous results in 2017 see attachment above.

 

Encourage Shield - 2018

The draw, from Golf Illawarra, for The Vale - Russell Vale Golf Club Junior Team in the 2018 Encourage Shield is as follows:

Round 1 - Sunday 4 February 2018

Kiama v The Vale @ Kiama Golf Club - Tee Time: 9:09AM Match cancelled as Kiama has withdrawn from the Encourage Shield for 2018

Round 2 - Sunday 11 February 2018

The Vale v Wollongong @ The Vale Golf Club - Tee Time: 9:30AM

Result: The Vale 1; Wollongong 5

Round 3 - Sunday 18 February 2018

The Vale v St Georges Basin @ The Vale Golf Club - Tee Time: 9:00AM

Result: The Vale 2; St Georges Basin 4

Round 4 - Sunday 25 February 2018

The Vale v Kiama @ The Vale Golf Club - Tee Time: 10:00AM Match cancelled as Kiama has withdrawn from the Encourage Shield for 2018

Round 5 - Sunday 4 March 2018

Wollongong V The Vale @ Wollongong Golf Club - Tee Time: 8:40AM

Round 6 - Sunday 11 March 2018

St Georges Basin v The Vale @ Vincentia Golf Club - Tee Time: 10:00AM

 

Junior Golf Events - Golf Illawarra

  • 8 April 2018 - Moss Vale Junior Open - Moss Vale Golf Club
  • 27 May 2018 - Port Kembla Junior Open - Port Kembla Golf Club

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

 

2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic - Results

The 2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic was held on Sunday, 8 October 2017. The winner was Luke Taylor from Gerringong Golf Club, runner up was Cassidy Graham from Links Shell Cove Golf Club.  The Illawarra Junior Cup was won by Jack Eagleton from Russell Vale Golf Club, runner up was Ryan McMechan from Russell Vale Golf Club. A nine hole JOM event was held in conjunction - the Girls 9 hole winner was Leah Heaton and the Boys 9 hole winner was Joey Eason

Luke Taylor - 2017 Junior Classic Winner

 

2017 Junior Matchplay Championship

The final of the 2017 Junior Matchplay Championship was played on 16 December 2017 between Sarah Eagleton and Cassidy Graham with Sarah Eagleton winning the final to become the 2017 Junior Matchplay Champion. Congratulations to both finalists as the match was played in fine spirits and in hot conditions.  

The Junior Matchplay Championship is sponsored by President Robyn Crowe in memory of Leigh Crowe.

  

 

 

 

 

 

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.