What will you find at the end of the Rainbow?

This Wednesday’s Betterball Competition will be in support of the Rainbow Academy, a non-profit School of Performing Arts and Business here in Cape Town.

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We have a feeling Mike Perk's new hobby might be bird watching

Reaping the reward of lots of hard work on the practice tee, is our Met Master of the Week, Mike Perk. He went from making one birdie in the last year to making 3 birdies in one round! Well done ... See more

Saturday Competition Results - 1st of May 2021

Single Stableford-AM
1st- 39Pts C.I- Deon Welz
2nd-39Pts C.O-Stan Miller
3rd- 36Pts-Ignatius Beets
4th-35Pts-Deeshan Veerasamy
5th-34Pts- Andrew Parker

PM
1st ...
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Gavin walks away with his birthday present and a big smile!

Are you looking to find the tools to help you play better golf? Look no further because we have everything you could need to improve your game.

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Do you want to know how to go under par? Ask Werner!

Working on your chipping can make some HUGE strides to lowering your score, Werner did that and went under par straight after his session.

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Saturday Competition Results

Saturday 24 April 2021 - AM

Betterball Medal

1st 61 Gordon Prestedge and Ignatius Beets

2nd 62 c/i Stanley Nathan and Clinton ...
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For his first time swinging a club, Zac is going to be a great golfer

Zac just started playing the game and has already shown that he can be a great golfer.

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Hard work pays off, just ask Peter Zetenellis

After working with Yusuf for six months, all of Peter's hard work has paid off, and we want to give a shout-out to Peter for breaking 80! Peter recently shot 81, and then showing really great form, ... See more

Saturday Competition Results

Saturday 17 April 2021 - AM

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count

1st - 91pts Brendon Hart, Dean Taylor, Jody Abel, and Colin ...
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Walking the walk has never been this stylish

Hollowtining called for the Ultimate Metropolitan Team Building Events!

The Met Pro Shop newbies, Alec and Brandon, took on the experts in a Match Play Competition at De Zalze Golf Club on ...
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Upcoming TaylorMade/PING Demo Days

Dear Members,

We will be hosting PING and TaylorMade demo days in the next two weeks.

If you are interested in demoing the new PING or TaylorMade products, please phone or email the ...
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Barry masters his way to a 73 and 6 birdies, you can too

This week’s Metropolitan Master had been struggling to control the clubface consistently through the hitting area. Check out the video below to see what was causing this and what Yusuf and Barry ... See more

Metropolitan Masters Draw 2021


1. M. van der Walt A. Ancer
2. R. Roessel B. Todd
3. A. Paitaki S. Cink
4. M. van der Walt M. Wallace
5. J. McNab Jnr. B. Harman
6. C. Bell X. Shauffele
7. J. ...
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It was definitely a winning week here at the Met!

For me, only the Ryder Cup rivals The Masters and at least this year we will have some spectators. Reports on this indicate that there will be around 12 000 “patrons” per day – way less than the ... See more

Meet our first Master of the Week, Vanessa

Vanessa has dropped her handicap from 20 to 16 in six months, and with tips like this from our Head Pro, Yusuf, we want to start your journey to better golf.

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Saturday Members Competition Results-Betterbal Stableford

AM -1st place -Saul Jackson and Johnny Osrin 47pts
2nd place - Barry Turner and Trevor Pothecary 45pts
3rd place- Jason Lubbe and Ian Haricombe 41pts (C.I)

PM- 1st ...
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Wednesday Competition Results

Better Ball Stableford

1ST 44pts Sam Roets Lee Varrie


2ND 43 pts c/i Shaun Stevenson and Dimitri Catrakilis


3RD 43 pts ...
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Now we know why they say Wednesdays are the best day of the week

See you next Wednesday for the final Wednesday of March and your penultimate Wednesday game before hollowtining.

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Johnnie is in the house

Congratulations to Peter de Klerk on his "Nearest to Pin" on the 18th hole. The competition ran all day in the AM and PM field. Peter took home a bottle of Johnnie Walker Black courtesy of Diageo, ... See more

Thursday Competition Results

Thursday 25 March 2021

Betterball Stableford

1st +10 Demetri Zitianellis and Peter ...
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Saturday Competition Results

Saturday 20 March 2021 - AM

Betterball Stableford

1st 45pts c.i Grant Muller and Storm Winter


2nd 45pts c.o Craig Ward ...
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The luck of the Irish was with our winners this week

We held an amazing St Patricks Day Pro Am this week, and our players took advantage of the luck of the Irish.

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Saturday Competition Results

Saturday 13 March 2021 - AM

Betterball Medal

1st - 60NETT Paul Thompson and Irvine Aitcheson


2nd - 61NETT Jason Rawraway ...
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Thursday Competition Results

Thursday 11 March 2021

4 Ball Alliance - 3 x Scores to Count r

1st - 125pts Richard Felder, Charlie Nunes, Tony Dunn, and Michael ...
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Tuesday Ladies Results

09 March 2021

4-Ball Alliance 2 x Scores to Count

1st - 84 pts Eileen Farrell, Penny Murdock, Gill Cowan, and Vanessa McNab


Ladies Graumann Cup - Medal & Putting

02 March 2021

1st - 74 nett Michelle Hutcheson


2nd - 75 nett c/i Debbie Gibb


3rd - 75 nett c/o Sue ...
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Saturday Competition

Saturday 27 February 2021 - AM

Betterball Medal


1st 60nett Gavin Stevens and Sean Webster


2nd 61nett ...
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Does is get any better than this?

Music, friends, a few Stellenbrau draughts, great pizza and casually spinning back a Titleist ProV1 from 40 metres against the backdrop of Table Mountain as the white clouds of the South Easter come ... See more

Thursday 25 February 2021

Betterball Bogey Plus

1st - +6 C/I Bill Cornish and Micky Forge



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Claim your pot of gold this St. Patrick's day

Book your spot for St. Patrick's day Pro-Am now by clicking the link below.
https://bit.ly/3dL49pa

Tuesday Ladies Results

3 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count

1st 69PTS Penny Murdock and Sue Sacks

2nd 64PTS Trish Weir, June Holland, and Eileen Farrell

Saturday Competition Results

Saturday 20 February 2021 - AM

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count


1st - 88pts Jason Rawraway, Devin Sinclair, Ian Haricombe, and Andrew ...
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Introducing your Ladies Club Champions for 2021

Congratulations to our Ladies Club Champion, Kathy Blumberg! This is Kathy’s 7th victory since 2011.

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Tuesday Ladies Results

Winn McGregor Foursomes

1st 71 NETT - Lee Varrie and Heather Stewart


2nd 72 NETT - Michelle Hutcheson and Jill ...
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MONDAY COMPETITION

15 February 2021

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count

1st 86pts Clifford Mijlof, Toler Wolfe-Coote, and Norman ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

AM
1st 61 C.I Craig Ward and Jason Lubbe


2nd 61C.O Saul Jackson and Jason Rawraway


3rd 62 Paul Sheldon and James ...
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This week we are all about positive news

In a time when most of the recent news has been negative, sad and depressing, this week’s shop newsletter is going to be positive news only!

Membership and rounds continue the upward ...
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Improving your game is written in the STARS

The new Z-STAR and Z-STAR XV Golf Balls have an even grippier Spin Skin cover that digs into grooves for more spin.

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Summer Handicap

Dear Members, Summer Handicap to start this coming Saturday the 13th of February
Dates: 13th and 27th February
13th and 27th March
Competition - Better Ball Medal

Best 3 of the ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

am
A DIV
1ST 67 nett Peter De Klerk


2ND 68 nett Craig Ward


B DIV
1ST 69 nett Alan ...
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To the Gruss family, our thoughts are with you

When writing the newsletter, it is always difficult to find the right words when paying respect to members who have sadly passed away. No matter what one says, it never seems enough and it just ... See more

Competition Prize Giving

Dear, Members and Visitors

All Prize givings will resume from tomorrow 4 February 2021.

Hope to see you all soon.

Stay Safe

Ladies Competition Results

Aggregate Alliance

1st Place
83 pts Lizzy Wobbee, Gill Cowan, Trish Weir and Venessa Mcnab


Saturday Members Competition Results

AM
1st 94 pts Gary Light, Storm Winter, Grant Muller and James Ryan


2nd 92 pts Dave Jacabs, Stephen Chasen, Gordon Prestedge and Robert ...
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Thursday Competition Results

Thursday 28 January 2021

Betterball Bogey Plus

1st +8 c/i Milton Seligson Arthur Bisig



2nd +8 c/o Harry ...
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Our ladies are taking the course by storm

Twelve ladies participated in our monthly Target 36 Competition on Wednesday evening.

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Wednesday Competition Results

Wednesday 27 January 2020

Betterball Stableford

Sponsor : Titleist


1st 43pts c/i - Grant Buser and Gcobani ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

Individual Stableford

AM
1st 41 pts Saul Jackson


2nd 41 pts Stephen Chasen


3rd 38 pts Craig ...
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Become the master of your short game

This is planned for the weekend of 6th and 7th March. We will focus on this in weeks to follow, but for now it would be a good time to start sharpening your short game.

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Thursday Competition Results

Betterball Stableford

1st 47pts Peter and Dimitri Zitianellis


2nd 46pts Vanessa McNab and Clifford ...
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Wednesday Competition Results

SPONSOR : Under Armour


1ST 46 pts c/i Gcobani Sipoyo and Grant Buser


2ND 46 pts c/o Eve Starke and Ian ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results - Better Ball Medal 16/01/21

Am Results - 1st Place - Craig Ward and Jason Lubbe (61)
2nd Place - Jason Rawraway and Steven Bagg (62C.I)
3rd Place - Paul Thompson and Irvine ...
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Thursday Members Competition Results

Betterball Bogey Plus
1st +11 Peter Zitianellis and Ari Vayanos



2nd +9 Paul Klein and Debbie Gibb



3rd +8 ...
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At least we can still do what we love most

I hope everyone has had a chance for some downtime over this very different festive season. Downtime for my family was the freedom of not having to wear a mask for a week and have the kids actually ... See more

Wednesday Member/Guest Competition Results

Wednesday 13 January 2020

Betterball Stableford

1ST - 46pts Mano Coulentianos and Jan Kuiper


2ND - 45pts c/i Kevin and ...
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Saturday Results

Saturday 9 January 2021 - AM

"Betterball Stableford"

1st 45pts Greg Nichollas and Shaun Stevenson

2nd 44pts C/I Gary Pickering and ...
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Gone but never forgotten | Smithy, Harold, and Bennie

t is with regret that we inform you of the passing of three gentleman in connection to our club in the last 10 days.

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Monday School Results

04 January 2020

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count

1st 85pts - Jarryd Frauenstein, Marco Sherbaum, Keith Gilmour, and Jackie ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

AM
1st +7 c/i David Smith and Trevor Pothecary


2nd +7 c/o Deon Welz and Gordon Prestedge


3rd +6 Shaun Stevenson and Peter De ...
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Thursday Competition Results

31 December 2020
Betterball Stableford

1st - 44pts Anthony Paitaki and Mike Snyman



2nd - 43pts C/I Craig Smith and Hutton ...
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Golf in adjusted Level 3

Dear Golfer,

We would like to inform our members and visitors that the golf course is open. We have received many questions in this regard and confirm that at this point we are still fully ...
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Saturday Results

Saturday, 26 December 2020 - AM

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores to Count

1st 90pts Dave Jacobs, Rene le Riche, Gordon Prestedge, and Deon ...
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There's nothing like hitting the perfect shot, ask Roberto Regasto

Keep Bennie in your thoughts

Our popular starter/marshal Bennie has recently undergone open heart surgery. He is recovering in ICU at the Christiaan Barnard Hospital and is in a stable ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

AM Field

1st 113 pts Ivan Stone, Carl Lawson, Lihan Vd Merwe and Koosie Janse Van Rensburg


2nd 111pts Devin Sinclair, Andrew Parker, Ian Haricomb and Phill ...
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Thanks and congratulations are in order

On behalf of the Board, Management, Staff and Members of the Club, our sincere thanks to the following:

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Guests Pay Member's Rates - Tomorrow Only!

Dear Members,

The following tee times are still available for Saturday's 4-Ball Alliance - 2 Scores Multiplied ...
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A message from the GM

After more than 8 months of various stages of lockdown and the adherence to the protocols in place in dealing with the Covid-19 epidemic, it is understandable that people are tired and fed up and ... See more

Saturday Competition Results

Saturday, 28 November 2020 - AM
"Betterball Bogey Plus"

1st +10 Craig Ward and Jason Lubbe


2nd +8 Sean Webster and Gavin ...
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The Met Ladies Open was a great day for a great cause

The Metropolitan Ladies Open was another huge success! The ladies, yet again, raised a great amount of funds for DARG and we had a blast doing so, as always!

I was overwhelmed by the number ...
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Saturday 21st November Members Competition

4ball Alliance 2scores Multiply
AM Results -
1st - Storm Winter, Grant Muller, Gary Light and Robbie Trueman (109pts)
2nd - Bernard Bultemeier, Warran Jacobs, Sean Webster and Gavin ...
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Dustin Johnson wasn't the only winner last weekend. Congrats to Arnold Aichinger!

Congratulations to Arnold Aichinger on winning the Masters Sweepstakes! Arnold drew Dustin Johnson and now has R2500 to spend in the store. Lexi has noted a few items you may want to consider ... See more

Masters Tournament Lucky Draw

J. Christodoulides - S. Munoz
D. Catrakilis - S. Scheffler
D. Tomazos - N. Taylor
S. Stevenson - S. Im
M. Coulentianos - B. Langer
K. Botha - A. Scott
T. Jackson - W. ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results 14 November 2020

Betterball Medal
1st Place - Phill Gullan and Devon Sinclair (60)
2nd Place - Storm Winter and Gary Light (62.CI)
3rd Place - Hilton Saven and John Rabie (62.C.O)

It's the best week of the year. Who will have the luck of the draw this time?

The course is going to play soft (longer) and there won’t be any crowds to add to the pressure… Everything points to a Bryson win, right?

But that’s the thing with Augusta – every time you ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

1st +7 Dave Heron and Mullr Vd Walt


2nd +5 Andy Wood-Callender and Warren Jacobs


3rd +4 c/i Sean Webster and Gavin ...
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The week ahead: Monday 9 November – Sunday 15 November

Dear members,



Each Thursday we will be sending out a “snapshot” of the week ahead to help you plan your golfing schedule!

Please see below for an overview of next week’s ...
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Wednesday Competition

Dear members,

Thank you to everyone who has been supporting the Wednesday competitions – it has proved very popular!

Along with increased popularity, comes some increased processes ...
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Good things come to those who join the Met. Congrats Kyle Leigh!

It goes to show that good things come to those who join the Met! Congratulations to Kyle Leigh who won the first 100 Club draw in the amount of R7500 just hours after completing his membership ... See more

Even more reasons to be excited about playing golf this summer

On Wednesday I had the pleasure of playing 18 holes at the Met with Sally Little, Rae Hast and Ivano Ficalbi. We enjoyed a great afternoon on the course. Ivano is the CEO of the South African PGA and ... See more

Saturday Competition Results

4 Ball Alliance 2 Scores to count (3 to count on Par 5s)
AM Field
1st 96pts David Smith, Dave Heron, Horst Prosser, and Gavin ...
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You'll be pleased to see these familiar faces back at the club

Thanks to Colin Bell, Premier Packaging are once again sponsoring a club competition. This year it is in the form of a knock out and the first round will be played on Saturday 31st October and each ... See more

Saturday Competition Results - 17 October 2020

Saturday 17 OCTOBER 2020 - AM

"Betterball Stableford"

1st 44pts Jason Lubbe and James McNab Jnr. R295


2nd 43pts A. ...
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Golf is even better for you than you think

A few weeks ago, the R&A published a new golf and health report to help further educate golfers, non-golfers, national federations and policy makers on the physical and mental health benefits of the ... See more

Saturday 10th of October Results

Am Results - 1st Place - Ioannis Kritzas and John Laskarides (42pts)
2nd Place - Gary Light and Storm Winter (41pts)
3rd Place - Peter de Klerk and ...
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Join us for an evening of golf, girlfriends and great food | 13 October

A big thank you to everyone who played in yesterday’s Wednesday afternoon competition presented by Sanlam Private Wealth and in association with TaylorMade.

For those who haven’t seen any ...
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Perfect preparation leads to peak performance

With the wind expected to gust up to 70 km/hr over the next two days, it would be an opportune time to prepare for the weekend’s golf in the comfort and calm of our Swing Studios. Give us a call in ... See more

Saturday Competition Results

Saturday, 26 September 2020 AM

Betterball Stableford

1st 43pts c/i Shaun Stevenson and Freddie McLennan R205


2nd 43pts ...
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Have fun, make friends and improve your game | 13 October

Please join us for a fun-filled Ladies Meet and Greet evening, taking place at the Metropolitan Golf Club on the 13th of October from 17:30.

The event will include an introduction to our ...
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2020 U.S. Open Draw Results

Congratulations to Muller van der Walt!
Muller was the lucky member to draw Bryson DeChambeau, winning R 3,100.00 in pro shop vouchers!
For those of you who know Muller, it is only fitting ...
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Saturday Members Competition results

4 Ball Alliance - 2 Scores Multiplied

1st-104 pts~ Andre Scholtz, Andy Wood-Calender, Warren Jacobs and Bernard Bultemeir


2nd-103 pts~ Irvine Aitcheson, ...
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U.S Open 2020 Lucky Draw (32-61)

32 Larry Sive L. Griffin (T33)
33 Tyla Pinkus A. Ancer (T49)
34 Henk de Plessis H. Matsuyama (T7)
35 Michael Teixeira R. McIlroy (T22)
36 John Worsley A. Scott (T33)
37 Trevor ...
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U.S Open 2020 Lucky Draw (1-31)

1 Yusuf Raidhan R. Langasque (T33)
2 Barry Turner Z. Johnson (T28)
3 Barry Turner B. Horschel (T17)
4 Dave Gruss R. Cabrera-Bello (T3)
5 Kevin Botha L. Westwood ...
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The Pro Shop Team is growing strong

Congratulations to pro shop and coaching assistant, Alec Ahrens, and Yusuf Raidhan, our head coach – both received their certificates and PGA blazers this week for becoming fully qualified members ... See more

Hollow Tining Dates

Dear Golfers,

Please Note, that the golf course will undergo Hollow Tining therefor will be closed for golf from Sunday 20th Sept, 16:00 up until 07:00 Thursday the 24th Sept.

We ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

1st- +11 Kevin Botha and Colin Bell


2nd- +10 c/i Colin Smith and Shane Van Niekerk


3rd- +10 c/o Eve Starke and Debbie ...
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Saturday Members Competition Results

Fourball Alliance 2 Scores To Count

1st - 85 pts Dave Heron, Muller Vd Walt, Shane Van Niekerk and Michael Parfett


2nd - 83 pts c/i ...
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Did Lexi cheat?

The top 3 things being discussed in the Met pub right now are (in no particular order):

• The Thursday comp playing off 75% handicaps in today’s competition
• The TaylorMade Fitting Day ...
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Betterball Bogey Plus / WInter Handicap - Match Play

1st +14 ANTHONY PAITAKI AND MARK BIGGS R300


2nd +10 MICHAEL SNYMAN AND MARK BIGGS (SWINGER) R200


3rd +7 GERRY BOTOULAS AND KIMON ...
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Make the game easier for yourself

Whenever we try to offer some advice on improving your game through better course management, we generally refer to all the clichés - “playing percentage golf”, “eliminate the big number” and so ... See more

Saturday Results - Betterball Stableford

1st 44PTS FREDDIE MCLENNAN AND SHAUN STEVENSON


2nd 43PTS C/I GUNNAR HAGELBERG AND DOUG VAN RENSBURG


3rd 43PTS JACKIE SCHNEIDER AND JAMES ...
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The Met staff are competing on and off the course

I suppose it is fitting that the qualifying round for the Winter Handicap took place on a cold and rainy Saturday! Congrats to the 32 qualifiers who now go on to play knockout matchplay until we ... See more

Why Wish when you can make it a reality?

If you’re thinking about treating yourself (or someone else for that matter) to a great, lightweight and easy-to-fold trolley, then we’ve found the answer. Arriving in the store in a couple of weeks ... See more

Saturday Results - WINTER HANDICAP Round 1

Competition Individual Medal

A DIVISION 0 - 8.0

1st Gerry Botoulas 71 Nett
2nd Ian Haricombe 71 Nett C\O
3rd Keith Broad 71 Nett C\O

B DIVISION 8.1 - ...
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Welcome to the Met family, Alec Ahrens

Born in Bloemfontein, I took up the game of golf at the age of 14 and joined the full-time academy in 2016 where I spent most of my time playing tournament golf.

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Saturday Members Competition Results

Betterball Medal

1st - Debbie Gibb and Richard Felder (62 Net)
2nd - Dave Gruss and Gunnar Hagelberg (62 Net C/O)
3rd - Mervyn Rosenberg ad Ian Chasen (63 Net)
4th - Toler ...
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P.G.A CHAMPIONSHIP PLAYERS DRAW

NAME SELECTED PLAYER
B TURNER L OOSTHUIZEN
R REGASTO B HORSCHEL
J LUBBE X SCHAUFFELE
M ROSENBURG S LOWRY
A PARKER J DAHMEN
P GULLAN D FRITTELLI
G DAVIDSON S ...
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Clubmaster online tee time reservations

Over the last few weeks we have made mention of the online tee time reservations becoming available to the members. While the system is fully operational at a number of clubs, the delay for The Met ... See more

Have you entered our PGA Sweepstakes?

The PGA Championship takes place this week at the TPC Harding Park Golf Course in San Francisco. Being on the West Coast, you’re going to have to stay up a little later to catch the golf but its ... See more

Saturday Competition 1 August

4 Ball Alliance - 2 x Scores To Count (3 On The Par 3's)
1st - 95pts
Charlie Nunes/Debbie Gibb/Richard Felder/Clifford Mijlof

2nd - 93pts
Stephen Hughes/James McNab/Keith ...
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Avraham Netter went looking for his ball and found it somewhere quite gratifying

Congratulations to our member, Avraham Netter, who celebrated a hole-in-one on Monday morning! Avraham looked everywhere for his ball on hole number 9 only to find it smack dab in the middle of the ... See more

Something special for all you Met members

With the return of golf, it seems that a lot of us are still waiting for our swings to return with it (myself included!). So in order to help you enjoy your time on the course a whole lot more, I’ve ... See more

Our members have found a new way to keep busy during their rounds

Luis, Norman, and Toler thought they might spice up their usual golf round with some angling. See below how the playing partners fished Luis' golf bag out of the water on hole number 2 during the ... See more

Saturday AM-closed and PM-pending

Dear members,

Please note that following a further course inspection, a decision has been made to close the course for tomorrow morning’s field.
A decision on the afternoon field will ...
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Golf course closed

Dear members,
Please note that after 42mm of rain since yesterday and more to come today, the golf course is saturated and will be closed for today.

Regards Metropoliton Golf Club

A picture is worth a thousand words…

If you read the newsletter 2 weeks back, you’ll recall that I attempted to explain the re-rating of the course and what that meant for your handicap. Clearly my explanation still left some ... See more

4 Ball Alliance Two Scores To Count

4 July 2020

AM FIELD
1st - G. Prestedge, R. le Riche, D. Jacobs and S. Chasen (79 Points)
2nd - I. Aitchenson, T. Potchecary, J. Worsley and B. Turner (75 Points)
3rd - C. Ward, ...
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Let Yusuf ensure you are playing your best golf

After months of not being able to play golf, I thought now would be the best time to “learn to play” all over again. On Tuesday, I had my first of ten lessons with Yusuf and I had such a great ... See more

Green Fee Special – this Tuesday 30 June, afternoon times only – member for a day!

Dear members,

After some really good rain after the past few days, it looks like we’ve got some good weather for golf this week.
Weather-wise, the pick of the week is Tuesday (tomorrow) ...
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Meet your 2035 Metropolitan Club Champion!

We’ve been encouraged by seeing quite a few junior golfers over recent weeks – whether it be coming to play 9 holes or work on their game with Yusuf, it has been great to see and hopefully the start ... See more

How great was it to get a little closer to the "the old normal"?

I personally can’t stand this term “the new normal”… so when Phillip Powell, Sally Little, Lynette Finlay and Kristen Barber teed off as the first fourball on Sunday morning, it actually felt great ... See more

Welcome back golf, we have missed you

Dear members,

We hope all of you are safe, healthy and ready to hit the golf course!

We are very happy to report that the course will be open from this Sunday. Grant will need ...
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We have just what you need for your return to the course

Every week I’m trying to hold off the newsletter until the last minute – in the hope that we can deliver the news that everyone is waiting for!

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It's time to dust off the clubs and satisfy that craving

So there’s good and bad news in this week’s newsletter. The bad news is…you guessed it…the courses remain closed. It also seems like it is just getting messier and more confusing by the day. I’m not ... See more

Rest peacefully, Neville Walker

One of our long-standing members, Neville Walker, passed away this week. Neville will be missed by the club and all of us who knew him. From my perspective and the shop staff who saw Neville at ... See more

Discover the secrets of success behind the Met team

Did anyone watch the Skins game on Sunday? If so, did anyone last more than 30 minutes? It does make you realise how important fans are – I think I even missed that idiot shouting “Get in the hole!” ... See more

You've been working on your swing. Now it's time to work on your style

Dear members,

We hope that you and your families are safe and healthy!

We are anticipating an announcement in the coming days on when golf could re-open. It has been encouraging to ...
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We look forward to seeing all of your smiling faces (or eyes, that is)

I popped into the club this morning to collect a few things from the office. I must say it was great to be back on-site. Grant tells me there is now a porcupine on the course and the little guy is ... See more

An Ode to Lexi and other Met news

Let’s start with some good news - we’ve got some “live golf” on the TV to look forward to! A charity Skins Game benefitting Covid-19 relief efforts is taking place on 17 May.

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Reduce stress, regain focus and improve your golf

EOGA is offering all Metropolitan Golf Club Members 2 complimentary Pilates classes and 1 complimentary Movement/Stretch class.

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Golf Update

Dear members,

For your reference, we have attached the communication received yesterday from the PGA regarding the meeting with the Minister of Sport.

We will continue to keep you ...
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We can't wait to be reunited with our Met family

Being at home 24 hours a day with my family has put my negotiation skills to the ultimate test. My 6 year-old son will be allowed 15 minutes on the Ipad – subject to an extensive list of tasks that ... See more

Message to Members - Situation Update

We trust you are staying safe and looking after yourself and your families. The reason for this special mail is to update you on the current status and consideration being given to the renewal of ... See more

Message to Members - Situation Update

We trust you are staying safe and looking after yourself and your families. The reason for this special mail is to update you on the current status and consideration being given to the renewal of ... See more

A lockdown update on all things Metropolitan

One of the things we (as the shop) are doing during lockdown is assessing the whole customer experience the golfer gets when coming for a lesson or club testing / fitting session post lockdown. ... See more

Our course looks amazing and is eagerly awaiting your return

So another 2 weeks…I guess no-one is particularly surprised. Let’s just hope we can get out on the course in May! At least we won’t have to worry about un-repaired pitchmarks – check out the update ... See more

Everything you need to take the frown out of your lockdown

As if there wasn’t enough bad news out there, we have to go through Easter without the Masters! This week is normally my favourite of the year – if you don’t get excited in Masters week, give up golf ... See more

Norman "Normie" Stewart is this week's Comical Quarantine Tales winner!

How quickly things can change. Just a few weeks ago, it really felt that the shop and the club were starting to gain some momentum after the renovations.

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Share your Comical Quarantine Tales with us!

Great news! I am still here to keep you all entertained during this period of isolation, and I am going to do things a little different from normal to keep you all engaged and having fun. Let us all ... See more

Dear Members

In line with the recommendation from the Western Province Golf Union, all formal prize-givings are cancelled until further notice.

The bar and food facility however will remain open as usual ...
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Our Met Members are on a roll!

Congratulations to Craig Smith on his second hole-in-one here at the Met! Craig aced the 9th hole in the Monday School competition this week!

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Metropolitan Golf Club statement on the COVID-19 [Coronavirus] Outbreak

The Management of the Metropolitan Golf Club wishes to advise all members on guidelines issued in order to minimise risk of the spread of the virus to staff, members, and visitors to the ... See more

Make more memories at the Met

We’ve been having another marvellous summer here at the Met! Here are some of our members enjoying themselves and the great company out on the course!

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Let's help you to master the Met!

Mitch Matthee managed his first hole-in-one on the 6th hole in Thursday’s member’s competition. Even though the wind was pumping, so was Mitch’s golf game! What a shot to remember!

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Launch your way to lower scores

The Met Pro Shop hosted two launch days last week to introduce this year’s new hardware to the members and visitors of the club.

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Mario Theodoropoulos makes magic!

Congratulations to Mario Theodoropoulos! Mario had his first hole-in-one on Saturday afternoon in the member’s competition!

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Reshape your game at the Met today!

Today and tomorrow the team from TaylorMade will be hosting a full demo day experience both on the range and in store. On Wednesday, they will be showing off the new SIM range of drivers, fairways, ... See more

Distance that defies convention

Callaway will be joining us today between 08:00 and 17:00 to help you find next-level distance off the tee. Try out the new Callaway Mavrik and compare it to your own equipment with our new golf ... See more

A new Champion is crowned

Club Champs is over, and we have a new 2-time Champion within our midst. Find out more by clicking the link. http://bit.ly/2UTPuyB

Better alignment, better putting

Don't forget that Odyssey is joining us at the club tomorrow between 08:00 and 17:00. Their new Triple Track Putters are designed to improve your alignment so you can make more putts! A free ... See more

Book your St. Patrick's Day Pro-Am spot today

The spots are limited, and time is running out! Book now, click the button below to find out more.
http://bit.ly/2SEOBqV

Get ready to be a Champ!

Good luck to everyone playing in Club Champs this weekend!

Remember to put your name down for the braai on Sunday, if you have not done so already.

Champions are ...
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Look good for golf, Metropolitan style

Colourful men’s and ladies’ puma polos with the Metropolitan logo are now in stock! Represent your club wherever you play!

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New year, new gear

Thinking about treating yourself to a new set of irons? You can now purchase them straight from the Met!

Not sure which set will suit your game best? Book a fitting with Yusuf or Jarryd ...
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Who will be crowned Club Champions this year?

Book your practice time in the simulator to work on your swing, or to warm up before your round. Watch your ball flight and see how far your 7-iron is carrying before you hit the ... See more

A night you'll never fore-get | 14 January 2020

Overlooking the signature 18th green, Cape Town Stadium and Table Mountain, our bar offers the perfect setting to regale stories of the round or catch up on the latest sports events. 19th at the Met ... See more

Happy holidays and thank you!

This will be our last newsletter before the New Year. We wish you all a happy holiday season and a happy New Year!

May 2020 bring you all the happiness in the world… and a good golf ...
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Yusuf is going for gold

Congratulations to our head coach, Yusuf! Yusuf graduated top of his class over the weekend. We are very proud to have him on the Met team.

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Debbie Gibb and Clifford Mijlof got crowned champions of the Metropolitan Cup!

Congratuations to Debbie Gibb and Clifford Mijlof for winning the Premier Packaging Metropolitan Cup with 2,275 pts!

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How are your Friday plans looking?

The Met Sundowner is happening tomorrow afternoon, and we have a treat for you! It is the Callaway Putting Competition.

Join us for a fun evening, filled with golf, prizes, beer and pizza!

The Met welcomes our new Head Teaching Professional, Yusuf Raidhan

With the opening of the new shop and swing studios a matter of weeks away, we’re excited to announce the arrival of Yusuf Raidhan as our Head Teaching Professional.

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The Met Ladies are golfing for a good cause!

Lizzy du Pisanie and Marina Cawood enjoying their lesson from Sally Little on Tuesday morning! They outbid the competition at the Ladies Open and won themselves an 18-hole playing lesson that they ... See more

Who will be our champion?

We personally invite all Ladies and Gents to join us for our Monthly Mixed Championships taking place at the Metropolitan on the 24th of November.

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Our members make us proud!

The Met Ladies Bronze League team saw great improvement this season, finishing in the middle of the pack! A big thank you goes to those who made themselves available to play every month.

We ...
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The Ladies teed off to a good cause

The Metropolitan Ladies Open was a huge success and a day to remember! Ladies from courses all over the Western Cape as far as Pezula came to support the Domestic Animal Rescue Group and the Rainbow ... See more

Our boys are outdriving their competition!

The Cape Met team came out at the top of their group, and won all five of their Round Robin League matches. They easily accounted for Atlantis Golf Club in the Semi-final, and now contest the ... See more

The Metropolitan Ladies Open is only 1 week away!

Ladies Open | 18 holes
Time: 12:00 shotgun start
Cost: R360 per player | carts @ R265 (member’s rate)
*Bookings confirmed on receipt of payment

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Counting down the days until The Metropolitan Ladies Open

Ladies Open | 18 holes
Time: 12:00 shotgun start
Cost: R360 per player | carts @ R265 (member’s rate)
*Bookings confirmed on receipt of payment

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Kit yourself out for the summer!

Our Pro Shop Sale is still going strong!

Make sure to come in and take advantage of these great deals! Don’t miss out!

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Time to get Floral this Sunday!

Remember to pay your green fee if you haven’t already and don’t forget to enter the raffle to win a pair of ladies golf shoes!

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Congratulations to our new Metropolitan Board Members

Thank you to James McNab for a great two years as Captain! His hard work and dedication to the club will not be forgotten. It is the end of an era, but we look forward to new beginnings and wish ... See more

The Cape Met League Team is still going strong!

The Cape Met League Team won their second match on Saturday 4 ½ - 3 ½ against Erinvale. Way to go guys!

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Everyone loves the Met!

This past week a well known golf influencer from the United States, Erik Anders Lang, visited our course and had nothing but great things to say about our wonderful facility.

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The Cape Met League Team takes down Milnerton!

Congrats gentlemen!

The Cape Met League Team won their first match 7-1 against Milnerton on Saturday!

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Your old gear is someone else's new gear

Do you have old jackets, hats, gloves, or scarves lying around?

The Metropolitan ladies are collecting warm clothing for people living on the streets in cape town.

You will find ...
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Mix it up at the Met this Sunday | 28 July

This Sunday, the 28th July, we have our Monthly Mixed in the form of a 4Ball Alliance, with 2 scores to count. Tee times start from 11:38.

We hope to see you there!

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The Open Draw

Thank you to all the members and visitor that took part in The Open draw.

Please see below the results and good luck to all.

Barry Turner - Ernie Els
Paul Schofield - Dylan ...
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It's all happening at the Met this weekend!

This Saturday after golf and Sunday from 11:00, 19th at the Met will be hosting a viewing party and Vanessa will be cooking up a storm!

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Monday School Results

Monday 8th July 2019
Dear members,
The Monday competition was a 4 ball alliance- 2 scores to count.
1st - Cliffy Mijlof, Nick Fredman, Spiro Bouloukos and Colin Bell. (84pts)
2nd- ...
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A sad goodbye | Moffat Veto

The Metropolitan Golf Club lost a very special team member on Monday morning. Moffat Veto had been with the club for many years and held a place in all of our hearts.

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US OPEN DRAW 2019

Thanks to all the members that participated in this years U.S Open Draw, below are the names of the players drawn for each participant, good luck to all and my the best be crowned champion come ... See more

Score big with the US Open and the Met!

Heard the exciting news? We are having a lucky draw in our Pro Shop for the U.S Open Championship 2019. Enter now and you could win up to R2,500 in shop vouchers!

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Sad goodbyes and new beginnings at the Met

The club said goodbye to Shamiela Arends & Isaac’s Catering last week after 16 years of service. Shamiela has moved her business to Royal Cape to be closer to home and family. We will miss her at the ... See more

Welcome back to the team, Jarryd Frauenstein!

The gents from the Highlanders Team took a break from rugby to join us for a round of golf at the Met on Wednesday Morning! They loved the course and the beautiful scenery!

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Debbie Gibb and Traci Riemer did the Met proud

A big congratulations to Debbie Gibb and Traci Riemer who played in the Hermanus Interclub Competition over the weekend!

They finished tied 8th on their nett score and tied 11th on their ...
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Now you can play like Tiger too!

After many requests, we have brought in Bridgestone golf balls!
Play like Tiger Woods!

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Chris Van Rensburg aces Monday School!

Congratulations to Chris Van Rensburg! Chris had a hole-in-one on the 6th hole during the Monday School Competition this week!

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Kickstart your weekend with 9 holes of golf

Leave the office a little bit earlier this Friday and join us for a round of golf! R205 gets you 9 holes of golf, snacks and prizes. We'll also have some specials in the bar afterwards between 18:00 ... See more

The big cat is back!

Tiger Woods won his fifth Masters Tournament over the weekend with a final score of 13 under par. Tiger’s last win at The Masters was 14 years ago, but the fans had full faith in him and he did not ... See more

MASTERS DRAW 2019

The Masters weekend is finally here!

Please see the result of the Master 2019 draw below.

Freddie McLennan - J. Walker T36
Gunnar Hagelberg - I. Poulter T10
Spiro Bouloukos ...
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Who will take home the green jacket this year?

Remember to enter The Masters 2019 Raffle.Who is your top pick for this year?

Read more in our latest newsletter: http://bit.ly/2VC0jT8

The golf ball that has it all

Congratulations to our Summer Handicap winners!

Johan de Villiers and Robbie Van Sittert won the 4-round Betterball Medal Summer Handicap with their best 3 rounds totaling 184.

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St Patrick's Day, the right way

Another huge thank you to the McNab’s for putting on another successful
St. Patrick’s Day Pro-Am in support of the Hurdy Gurdy House.
Thank you for opening your hearts to such a great cause! ...
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There's something for everyone this St Patrick's Day!

The time sheets are full. If your name is not on the time sheet, please do not stay away. Join us for a meal and live entertainment! The raffle prize is up for grabs for those of you who are not ... See more

Lihan Van der Merwe crowned our 2019 Club Champion

Congratulations to our 2019 Club Champion, Lihan Van der Merwe! Lihan had a total gross of 139 (72-67). Conditions were tough on day two, but he stuck it out and played a great game! Well done, ... See more

Club Champs 2019

After Saturday most of the players calmed the nerves and got ready to take on the final day on Sunday.

With Six of the A-Division players in the running, tension was high and you could see ...
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First Round of 2019 Club Championships

The Players finished their first round of this years 2019 Club Champs on Saturday. With the golf course being in a good condition and the greens running at 11 on the stimpmeter, it was a true test ... See more

Suit up for the golf course

New clothing and accessories have just arrived and we cannot wait for you to try them out!

The Met Ladies will be participating in the Rina Lifman Cup from now to the end of October. See who ...
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Our champion of champions is... Kathy Blumberg!

Our Ladies Club members did very well in the Ladies Club Championship. Congratulatons to our Club Champion, Kathy Blumberg!

Well done to the winners from the Silver and Bronze Divisions, and ...
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We're going to miss you at the Club Jarryd!

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Jarryd Frauenstein at The Met. We wish you well in your career and may you achieve greatness wherever you go from here! Ace it at your next ... See more

This is why you're leaving the office early today

The first Met Sundowner of the year is today!
Don’t miss out on the Sundowner Special in the bar after the round…
750ml Castle Light Draft for the price of a 500ml Draft!

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Be on point with the new rules

The new year is finally here and with it comes the new R&A Rules of Golf into effect.

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Take a step in the right direction | 13 December 2018

Club Captain James McNab and our new Lady Captain Debbie Gibb won the Western Province Captain’s Golf Day at King David Mowbray Golf Club on Thursday afternoon with 48 pts in a 4 B.B.B. Stableford! ... See more

Michelle Hutcheson wins the Rina Lifman Trophy!

Congratulations to Michelle Hutcheson for winning the Rina Lifman Trophy! She had a total of 71 points after the two round Single Stableford competition!

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Here's to many more, Basil!

Basil is celebrating his birthday this week and we have fantastic specials in the shop.

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Your best performance starts with the right ball

Why not get a sleeve or 2 of the Srixon Soft Feel, or the Srixon Z-STAR, to put under the Christmas tree? This comes in the same size as hand cream or a bar of soap, but it's so much better. Feel ... See more

Call him Dr. Hole-in-one

Dr. Roelof Johan de Villiers recently had a hole-in-one on the 6th hole.

Read more in our newsletter this week: http://bit.ly/2OgsGXy

Tighten up your game with the right golf ball!

Thank you to everyone who sent in Ryder Cup Trivia Answers. In this week we give you the correct answers and we tell you why you should consider playing with the Titleist AVG golf ball.

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Rob van Sittert ends off on a high note by acing the 18th hole!

Congratulations to Rob van Sittert on his first hole-in-one in the Thursday competition!
The 18th hole is hard to see with the sun coming down in the late afternoon, but that was no problem for ...
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Pearce Lewin takes down the competition at the Bridge Fund Managers Junior Series!

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Freddie McLennan rings the bell!

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The S.A.B. Metropolitan Happy Hour and Putting Competition

When: Friday, the 3rd of August
From: 16:00 to 18:00
Where: The Metropolitan Golf Club

To Enter Putting Comp: ...
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4 Ball Multiplication Alliance (AM and PM)

16 June 2018

AM Results

1st - Muller van der Walt (100 Points)
Dave Heron
Anton Robbertse
Shane van Niekerk

2nd - Ivan Stone (93 ...
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EVENING WITH FOOTJOY POSTPONED

DATE: THURSDAY 21ST JUNE 2018
VENUE: METROPOLITAN GOLF CLUB
TIME: 18:00

DUE TO THE WEATHER AND WET ROADS, WE HAVE DECIDED TO POSTPONE THE FOOTJOY EVENING TO NEXT WEEK THURSDAY THE ...
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You don't want to miss this!

When: 14 June 2018
Where: Metropolitan Golf Club
Time: 18:00

Don't miss out on designing your own personalised FootJoy shoe!

We got our green on and it was a fantastic day!

The St. Patrick's Day Pro-Am was a HUGE success!

Thanks must go to the club and members for allowing the event to go ahead on a Saturday and then paying the entry fee that supports such a ...
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PGA CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 - SWEEPSTAKES DRAW

SWEEPSTAKES DRAW
Good morning golfers,

With one day to go the PGA Championship is heating up at Quail Hollow, with 4 players only 2 shots behind the leader Kevin Kisner.
For those of you who took part in ...
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Join us for British Open Sunday

Dear Members and Guests,

Come and join us on British Open Sunday for what we hope will become an annual event!

Event: Metropolitan Golf Club British Open Day
Date: Sunday, 23 ...
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Celebrate Mother's Day with these great deals:

In support of Mother’s Day, this week only:

- Buy 1 item of clothing and get 1 free.

- Buy any pair of ladies shoes and get an item of clothing free.

- All ladies headwear ...
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Your weekly communication

Hello Golfers,

Due to a technical issue, a lot of members didn't receive the newsletter that went out this morning. If you haven't received it, please view it here: See more

St Patrick's Day Pro-Am

There is still places available for our members to join in the exciting annual St Patrick's Day Pro-Am on the 17th of March 2017.

The cost for pre-paid members are R650 and non pre-paid ...
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November Club / Competition Fixtures

NOVEMBER CLUB FIXTURES
Tuesday 1st - Ladies Competition (Foursomes)
Wednesday 2nd - Social Competition
Thursday 3rd- Members Competition - Thursday School (4 Ball Alliance)
Friday ...
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TRY THE NEW CLEVELAND RTX 3.0 WEDGES

Friday 28TH October @ 4pm - 6pm
The demo day will consist of 3 short game shots to test your skills with the new Cleveland RTX 3.0 wedges.
See if you can score with the wedges to win ...
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Metropolitan Pro Shop Raffle

GET YOUR TICKETS IN THE PRO SHOP

Adidas Adicross V shoe

The classic inspired adicross V combines a golf shoe with a relaxed street style design. Featuring 72 strategically placed lugs for optimal grip, enhanced green-friendliness and go-anywhere ... See more

Adidas Power Band Tour Shoe

Good looks, superior performance and maximum comfort never have to be a compromise, and the Powerband Tour proves it with a high-tech modern design and striking appearance.

These shoes offer ...
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Adidas Tour 360 Boa Boost Shoe

Tour 360 Boost/Boa
This is the all new Tour 360 Boa Boost golf shoe, with next level cushioning to give you superior comfort from its full-length boost foam midsole. An all new heel shape follows ...
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Upcoming Events at the Cape Town Town Stadium: 26 and 28 August 2016

road closure information
Friday 26th August - Cape Town City vs Kazier Chiefs @ the Cape Town Stadium
Vlei and Fritz Sonnenberg will be closed the day.

Sunday 28th August - Blisters for Bread Charity Fun Walk at ...
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Deals in the Pro Shop!

TITLEIST PRO v1 GOLF BALL
Check out these great deals we are offering at the Metropolitan Pro Shop now.

You can get a great deal on the Titleist Pro v1 & Pro v1x!

Titleist is the number one ball in golf!

ADIDAS CLIMAWARM HALF-ZIP CLASSIC JERSEY

Whether you’re on the first tee, the 19th hole or at the gym, this CLIMAWARM fleece will keep you going during those crucial times.
A slightly elastic material called Puremotion stretches to give ...
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10 ESSENTIALS YOU NEED IN YOUR GOLF BAG

ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR GOLF BAG
1. NEW GOLF BALLS
Those weapons you call clubs won't do much good without ammo.
2. OLD GOLF BALLS
If you're having a bad day and are sick of throwing new balls in the bushes.
3. RAIN ...
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ADIDAS CLIMAHEAT HALF-ZIP VEST

This is a perfect layering piece for your winter wardrobe.
The Climaheat half-zip vest gives you the warmth you need but with the versatility of a vest and the Climaheat fabric will keep you warm ...
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CALLAWAY HYBRIDS ON SALE!

X2 HOT HYBRIDS FOR LADIES ONLY
AVAILABLE IN 4, 5 & 6 ONLY R900!

BIG BERTHA ALPHA HYBRIDS
AVAILABLE ONLY IN RIGHT HANDED FOR ONLY R1800!
18 DEGREE – STIFF
20 DEGREE – STIFF & ...
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CALLAWAY V-SERIES RANGE.. NOW ON SALE!

DRIVER WAS R4999.99. NOW R3200.
AVAILABLE IN RH – 10.5 REG, 10.5 STIFF, 9 STIFF

3 WOOD WAS R3999.99. NOW R2200.
AVAILABLE IN RH – REGULAR & STIFF

5 WOOD WAS R3999.99. ...
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