• Posted by Luke Bryden 31 Jan
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IGI Graduates help reshape The Lakes

They came to the PGA’s IGI program from contrasting angles but Matthew Olson and Paul Sainsbury are now key figures in the future direction of one of Australia’s most prestigious clubs. Matthew Olson had dreams of wheeling and dealing in the world of high finance; Paul Sainsbury sought to find solace in the skies as
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 22 Dec
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Students Caddy for Professionals at PGA Championships

Earlier this month, nine students from the PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) got to experience professional tournament golf from a different perspective, as caddies and volunteers at the Australian PGA Championship. Students were able to rub shoulders with professional golfers across the week, including 2017 Masters Champion Sergio Garcia, Adam Scott and this year’s
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 21 Nov
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Vinter finishes 2017 as Club Champion

Hard work and consistent performances have propelled Tyla Vinter to club champion of PGA IGI for 2017. Tyla mirrored his performances across both rounds of the final club championships for 2017, played over two rounds at Sanctuary Cove Golf & Country Club’s The Palms Course. Commencing the final round three shots back from leader Bovorn
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 14 Nov
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QLD PGA Trainees victorious over PGA IGI

After squaring in 2015 and not played in 2016, the PGA Trainees secured bragging rights yesterday after taking out a closely fought match with the PGA IGI students. 10 matches were played out in the Match play teams event, with the final score being 6.5 – 3.5 around the Sanctuary Cove Palms course. Four of
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 01 Nov
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Bovornratanaraks takes three shot lead in to final round

Thailand student Bovorn Bovornratanaraks has opened the second edition of the PGA IGI Club Championships in 2017 with a first round 71 (1 over par) on the Palms Course at Sanctuary Cove Golf & Country Club. It was a tough day on course for many of the students with the windy and blustery conditions playing
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 10 Oct
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PGA IGI’S new October intake tees off

In 2017 the PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) introduced a brand new October intake for students to commence their study in the Diploma of Golf Management. This new intake has proven a popular choice with International students. The October intake for 2017 has seen students begin their PGA IGI journey in Australia from Singapore,
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 21 Sep
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YTD: O’Brien and Xu take Ladies’ Honours

In term 2 this year, the PGA IGI Club Championships were held at the Palms Course at Sanctuary Cove Golf & Country Club. After two rounds in testing conditions, it was Jordan O’Brien who came out on top as our first Ladies Club Champion for 2017. Jordan was consistent in her scoring over the club
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 25 Jul
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PGA IGI welcomes new students in July

The PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) welcomed a new cohort of students on Monday 10th July, arriving on the beautiful Gold Coast from around the globe for the July 2017 intake. These students will join the PGA IGI’s current class of students who commenced their studies in February, undertaking the 10459NAT Diploma of Golf
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  • Posted by Luke Bryden 18 Jul
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YTD: Lefties on Top in Club Champs

It was all about the left handers in the first half of 2017, with Zachary Ion and Nicholas Bond in the capturing the PGA IGI Club Championship titles for the first half of 2017. The hard work on the practice range paid off for the duo by capturing the first PGA IGI titles on offer
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