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.
Competition dates in 2018 are yet to be advised.
For previous results in 2017 see attachment above.
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Kiama v The Vale @ Kiama Golf Club - Tee Time: 9:09AM Match cancelled as Kiama has withdrawn from the Encourage Shield for 2018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The Vale v Kiama @ The Vale Golf Club - Tee Time: 10:00AM Match cancelled as Kiama has withdrawn from the Encourage Shield for 2018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
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.
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.
JPO: Phillip Peace
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.