LOUIS 57 ACADEMY - COACHING

VAL HOLLAND
 
 
PROVINCIAL REPRESENTATION AND CAPTAINCY
 
1976-1980 Represented Northern Transvaal
1980-1989 Represented Gauteng
1982-1989 Captained Gauteng 
1990-2001 Represented Kwa-Zulu Natal
1990-2001 Captained Natal   
 
NATIONAL REPRESENTATION
 
1981 Awarded Springbok Junior Colours, Represented SA Juniors - Belgium International
1982 Awarded Springbok Colours, Represented SA in Europe
1984 Awarded Springbok Colours, Represented SA in Taiwan and Hong Kong             
1986 Awarded Springbok Colours, Represented SA in Hong Kong
1988 Awarded Springbok Colours, Represented SA in Europe
1991 Awarded SA Colours to play a Touring Professional Ladies Team
1999 Awarded SA Colours to Represent SA in the Commonwealth Tournament – Canada
2000 Appointed as Captain and Manger for the South African Junior Team to represent SA at the Belgium Junior Internationals
 
MAJOR AMATEUR  TOURNAMENT VICTORIES
 
1982 Won South African Strokeplay Championships
1984 Won SA Under 21 Championships
1987 Won Natal Strokeplay and Matchplay Championships
1988 Won Eastern Province Strokeplay and Matchplay Championships
1988 Won Gauteng Strokeplay Championships
1988 Won the Dubai Ladies Open Championships
1989 Won the Emirates Open Ladies Championships
1990 Finalist in the South African Matchplay Championships
1993 Finalist in the South African Matchplay Championships
1999 Finalist in the South African Matchplay Championships
 
 
PROFESSI0NAL GOLF CAREER AND ACHIEVEMENTS
 
2001 Joined the Professional Golfers Association of South Africato qualify to be a Director of Golf and Teaching Professional
2003 Qualified as a PGA Professional
2004 Southern Cape Ladies Team made History by winning the most Prestigious Team event in South Africa – 72 Hole Strokeplay
2005 Southern Cape Ladies Team won the most Prestigious Team event in South Africa for the 2nd time in 3 years –  72 Hole Strokeplay                          
2006-2017  Appointed as Coach/Manager for the Southern Cape Ladies Squad
2003-2017  Appointed as National Coach for the South African Ladies Team
2012-2017  Appointed as Head Coach for the Louis Oosthuizen Academy
 
 
CURRENT COACHING PROGRAMS IN PLACE
  • Southern Cape Ladies Golf Beginner Program Initiative
  • Val Holland Coaching Centre Ladies Program
  • Val Holland Coaching Centre Junior Program
  • Val Holland Coaching Centre Development Program
  • Louis Oosthuizen Academy
  • Ups with Downs Special needs school Golf Program Initiative
  • SNAG Golf