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Encourage Shield

The Encourage Shield is a junior pennant competition which is coordinated by Golf NSW and designed more for the less experienced junior golfer to provide experience in the match play format in order to prepare them for Junior Pennant competitions. The lower handicap limit is 7.0 up to a maximum of 27 for Boy's and 36 for Girls. 

2019 Encourage Shield winners - St Goerges Basin-Vincentia


Printable Forms

2020 Encourage Shield Conditions

2020 Encourage Shield Draw

Encourage Shield Result Sheet

Balanced Match Play Index (play commencing from 1st hole)

Previous Winners

2016 - Port Kembla

2017 - Kiama
2018 - Wollongong

2019 - St Georges Basin-Vincentia