Welcome to the SAGDB
The SAGDB (South African Golf Development Board) operates in 14 areas across South Africa. It enjoys support and endorsement from Remgro, the R & A, the Sunshine Tour, The Professional Golfers Association of South Africa and Gold RSA.
The South African Golf Development Board (SAGDB) is a non –profit organisation with section 18a donations tax exemption status. Since its formation in 1999, the SAGDB has grown a network of coaches and officials who work across the country to develop the game in the cities and the most remote areas.
It currently operates in Boland, Border, Central Gauteng, Eastern Province, Free-State, Gauteng North, Kwa Zulu- Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Southern Cape, Western Cape, Northern Cape, Ekurhuleni and North West Province. Through its PGA-approved LTAD coaching programme, the board currently has the capacity to coach 2,500 children per week in 14 regions.
Since its inception, the SAGDB has coached over 17 000 youngsters, produced 1 senior national player and 4 players in senior national squad, 25 senior provincial and u23 players, 108 junior provincial players. Over 1 500 players have participated in junior golf tournaments and 34 of its most talented players have been invited to join prestigious and recognised High Performance Centres such as the Ernie Els & Fancourt Foundation. 6 former SAGDB players have earned their tour cards on the Sunshine Tour.
The SAGDB wished to thank the following donors and patrons for their continued financial support: Mr J. P Rupert and Associates, The Remgro Group and Alfred Dunhill Links Foundation.
Sponsors: Alfred Dunhill Links Foundation
Product Sponsors: The Sport Challenge Trust, City Lodge and Nedbank Pro-Am
SAGA Provincial Union Contributors: Boland, Border, Central Gauteng, Eastern Province, Free- State, Gauteng North, Kwa-Zulu Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Southern Cape, Western Cape, Northern Cape, Ekurhuleni and North West Province.
The South African National Department of Sport and Recreation, the Sunshine Tour, the R & A , Golf RSA, the PGA of South Africa endorse the SAGDB.