Welcome to Open Amateurs
CGGU Open Amateur Golf is there for all male amateur affiliated golfers within Central Gauteng. This section looks after all golfers of all age groups. Golfers of all golfing abilities can take part in the very successful CGGU Betterball League, which has home and away teams from each club playing against each other in a betterball matchplay format. For the lower handicap golfers there is the very popular Scratch League, which has players playing against each other off scratch in a matchplay format. Please enquire with your club for availability.
The union runs several Open Amateur events, these being the CGGU Open, Northern Amateur Open, CGGU Foursomes and CGGU Champ of Champs. For selection for the Premier IPT and Challenge IPT side, the CGGU use the GolfRSA National Open Amateur rankings and the team is selected as per the selection criteria.