Carrie Park delighted to be playing at the Pinkstig Invitational

UniMedia Pro is excited to the response of South Africa’s finest women professional golfers and is set to make the 28th November a memorable event. As Sally Little prepares for her induction into the SA Hall of Fame, many of the players have also expressed their excitement to meet with Sally and chat more about her book which was launched in October at the Sun Table Bay Hotel.

Several international players have also confirmed to play and already the PinkStig has become the opportunity for the players to get some competition in before the Sunshine Ladies Tour starts later this year.

Players of the Sunshine Ladies Tour who will be attending are; Alra van den Berg (RSA), Francesca Cuturi (RSA), Henriette Frylinck (RSA), Ivanna Samu (RSA), Kim Williams (RSA), Leanda Schulze (RSA), Lejan Lewthwaite (RSA), Michelle Leigh (RSA), Tandi von Ruben (RSA), Tijana Kraljevic (RSA), Mae Cornforth (RSA), Nicole Becker (RSA), Larissa Du Preez (A), Lynette Pretorius (A), Xavier Arries (A)  and Monique Smit (RSA) the highest rank player for the invitational.

The ladies will be playing for a prize money of R100 000, while in the same breathe enjoy the company of corporate participation. This platform will give the corporates the opportunity to see just how strong women golf is in South Africa. Lee-Anne Pace SA Champion and leading on the money list on the Sunshine Ladies Tour expressed at the Little Pace Challenge earlier this year, her support for additional events that could create a more competitive golfing environment and likely attract international participation.

The top three money earners on the Sunshine Ladies Tour attending:

Monique Smit (RSA) earned R130,734.99 for 2016, and includes:

Monique Smith

1st at the Ladies Tshwane Open

4th=  Cape Town Ladies Open

2nd Dimension Data

3rd Sun International

3rd Chase to Investec Cup



Carrie Park (RSA) earned R85,290.00 for 2016 and includes:

10th= Ladies Tshwane Open

11th= Cape Town Ladies Open

7th       Dimension Data

7th=     Sun International

7th  Chase to Investec Cup


Kim Williams (RSA) earned R57,378.33 for 2016 and includes:

kim Williams(RSA)

10th= Ladies Tshwane Open

14th= Cape Town Ladies Open

15th       Dimension Data

11th=     Sun International

8th  Chase to Investec Cup

In our next article we will focus on the international players attending the PinkStig Invitational.


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