News from the Caribbean:
March 25, 2015
THE VALLEY, Anguilla -- The St Maarten Golf Team was crowned the 2015 Champion of the annual three-country golf tournament between Anguilla, St Martin and St Maarten. After five years, the 20-member St Maarten Team finally succeeded in winning this prestigious cup.
January 30, 2015
Trying to get coverage of any sports event during Super Bowl Media Day is about as futile as trying to get ratings for any TV show during the Super Bowl game itself. That is, unless you’re Tiger Woods. Traditional fans got their panties in a twist yesterday because I insinuated (in a commentary on...
November 13, 2014
MULLET BAY, St Maarten -- The annual face-off between the Dutch side and French side golf teams in the Concordia Cup was won by Team Saint Martin. After three years of dominance by the St Maarten team, the French side recaptured the Concordia cup with a score of 14 to 13 points.
March 27, 2014
PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten -- The St Maarten Golf Association (SMGA) will host its 22nd St Maarten Open on April 26-27, 2014. This year's open expects more than 80 players in attendance hailing from St Maarten/St Martin and other Caribbean islands such as...
July 28, 2012
SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda -- Hall of Fame golfer Ernie Els, who won his fourth Major championship on Sunday at The Open, has qualified for the 2012 PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda which this year includes two first-time Majors winners.
July 27, 2012
BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CUOPM) -- St Kitts will host the 56th Royal Bank of Canada Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships. The August 5 to 12 tournament in St Kitts is an OECS event and the RBC sponsor will once again be supporting the...
June 23, 2012
BELFAST, Northern Ireland -- The talent of golfers and Open Champions hailing from Northern Ireland is bringing positive publicity and goodwill to the country and game, with various stakeholders working to create golf and tourism links.
June 22, 2012
BASSETERRE, St Kitts (SKNIS) -- St Kitts and Nevis will be the place to be for golfers and enthusiasts around the region when it hosts the 56th RBC Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships, which take place August 6 to 12, 2012.
December 9, 2011
[W]inning tournaments in his inimitable fashion is the only way to eradicate bacchanalian images of his private life from public consciousness – even if not from the tabloids. And only this will give his understandably spooked corporate sponsors...
September 14, 2011
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Golfers can now register for the 6th Annual Jamaica Invitational Pro-Am "Annie's Revenge". The tournament will take place in Jamaica's tourist capital, Montego Bay, on December 7 – 11. The 54-hole competition will be held at...
August 11, 2011
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Host nation Trinidad and Tobago walked away overall tournament winner, proudly hoisting the Arthur Zaidie trophy in the just-concluded first-ever RBC Royal Bank-sponsored Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships.
October 21, 2010
HAMILTON, Bermuda -- Spectators at the 2010 PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda were given a special treat when they received two sporting spectacles for the price of one. During downtime at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf event...
September 20, 2010
BROOKLYN, USA -- Guyana won the first Annual Caribbean Amateur Golf Tournament on Saturday at the Marine Park Golf Course in Brooklyn, New York, organised by the newly-established Caribbean Golfers Association (CGA).
September 10, 2010
NEW YORK, USA -- West Indians are not known to be outstanding golfers but, of late, a large number of Caribbean nationals pay a lot more attention to golf rather than cricket, football or basketball.
August 26, 2010
ST THOMAS, USVI (MCT) -- Trevor Levine has played in golf tournaments all over the Caribbean and he still considers Mahogany Run Golf Course one of the most difficult. The St Kitts native shot a 140 even par.
February 13, 2004
MIAMI, USA -- Island Events is preparing to stage the Inaugural Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Celebrity Charity Golf Classic in Tobago on February 26-28, 2004 at the Tobago Plantations Beach and Golf Resort.