BMW Jamaica Classic tees off today

Thursday, June, 15 2017    

The BMW Jamaica Classic will tee off today at the Cinnamon Hill Golf Course in Montego Bay, and runs through to Sunday. Read More

Jonathan Newnham tops national golf trials

Tuesday, June, 6 2017    

Jonathan Newnham secured his place on the national golf team after topping the field at trials at the Caymanas Golf & Country Club this past weekend.Newnham finished the trials with rounds of 75, 73, 80 and 75 for a total of 303 strokes. Read More

PGA Tour in Jamaica a boost for tourism, says Bartlett

BY HORACE HINES Observer staff reporter | Monday, June, 5 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has stated that Jamaica's hosting of the PGA Tour Latinoamerica BMW Jamaica Classic marks the return of professional golf to Jamaica, and will provide a welcome boost to the... Read More

Par for the course

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Wednesday, May, 31 2017    

Jamaica is all set to become the 17th country and the first English-speaking Caribbean country to host an official PGA TOUR of the Latinoamérica event — the BMW Jamaica Classic. The premier tournament will be played at... Read More

Tiger Woods charged with driving under influence

Tuesday, May, 30 2017    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — Golf superstar Tiger Woods was charged with driving under the influence by police in Florida yesterday, dealing a fresh blow to the former world number one as he struggles to resurrect his career.The 14-time... Read More

National junior champ expects big boost from Jamaica Classic

Tuesday, March, 28 2017    

Jamaica Golf Association (JGA) junior champion Sebert Walker Jr has hailed the upcoming Jamaica Classic, the first officially PGA-sanctioned tour event in the country’s history, as a huge step in the right direction for local golf. Read More

Juniors impressive at the JGA Junior National Trials

Monday, March, 27 2017    

The Jamaica Golf Association (JGA)Junior National Team Trials kicked off on March 20 at Caymanas Golf Course. Read More

Jamaica Classic added to PGA Latinoamerica schedule

Saturday, March, 18 2017    

THE inaugural staging of the Jamaica Classic has been added to the PGA TOUR Latinoamerica schedule this year, and will be staged at the Cinnamon Hill in Montego Bay, St James, from June 12-18. Read More

Haynes, Greenidge to headline celebrity event

Wednesday, March, 8 2017    

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — Legendary former West Indies opening duo Desmond Haynes and Gordon Greenidge, will headline a celebrity event here next week hosted by Cayman Cricket. Read More

Golf in the blood

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, January, 21 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — It’s almost inevitable that Sebert Walker Jr would follow in the footsteps of his accomplished father and take up the golf clubs that he grew up seeing all over the family home. Read More

‘We are very proud!’

Wednesday, January, 18 2017    

In a collection of sermons and essays authored by civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr in 1963, there is a section about the importance of altruism versus selfishness, which contained the following passage. Read More




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