JAW’s Golf Society
JAW’s: Jakarta’s Albatross Weekday Golf Society
At JAW’s golf is played on Weekdays, in and around Jakarta.
The JAW’s community is of like minded people who like to golf in and around Jakarta (closer to home and work commitments).
Always looking to keep midweek golf fun and affordable – we are a not for profit organization – just a group of avid golfers looking to play golf, network & have fun together ⛳️🦈
Meet the Bandits that manage the JAWs committee
Fernando now semi-retired, is an investments guru besides being the winner of the JAWS Great White Shark for 2020- a shark with a mighty bite.
Always up to something naughty with giggles and lazy sarcasm Fernando is great company both on and off the course.
As part of the Admin team Fernando leads the course bookings , negotiation and scheduling for all JAWS games besides being the lead for the JAWS Charity Day
Willie is an avid sports person who enjoys his golf as much as his cricket , besides being the Jakarta Cricket Association President he has also been the Captain of the Indonesian Cricket team in time past
Willie is always up for a good laugh and as a natural sports person he has fast become a mid handicapper Shark ready for a big bite. Now along with John and Jim , Willie also shares the responsibility for the management of most weekday games besides working on sponsorships with Divya.
Jim Korbilas as a co-admin of the JAWS golf society is our second resident global American. Now retired Jim has some amazing stories to share about the decibels at the Waste Management in Phoenix since he had special seats for years. A true lover of the sport, he a 20+ handicap SHARK with a mighty bite. His personal mission being to reach a single digit handicap.
Jim also enjoys a lazy game of Poker and as a JAWS admin he leads the procurement and merchandising of JAWS besides the management of most weekday games and the Database along with John and Simon
Most golfers in Jakarta may have met the ever smiling and mild mannered gentleman bandit Simon. But don’t let that innocent face and smile fool you. With a single digit handicap, smooth as silk swing and criminal short game Simon gives most amateurs a run and a few tips along the course of the game we call Golf.
Simon is an essential cog in the JAWs admin team besides being the JAWS Inter league captain Simon runs the management of most weekday games and the Database along with John and Jim.
Pras Sutowo as a co-admin of the JAWS golf society handles the JAWS communication network. This is our easy going SHARK, but comes with a firm Bite, only if lines are crossed. Pras enjoys wide ranging conversations on various topics and now that he is armed with a new Ping Driver , his focus is to break 15 handicap soon.
As a JAWS admin, he leads and manages the JAWS whats app groups from admin management, game pairings and scheduling events besides other JAWS admin support duties.
This happy go lucky english chap who is also a teacher by profession some days, is also your competitive bull when it comes to matchplay.
Chris has travelled the world and finally found his home in indonesia , now semi-retired he performs some critical admin duties for JAWs such as being the Treasurer and the Handicap maestro.
Chris Co-Founded JAW’s one lazy evening after a few beers and a EUREKA moment along with his mate Divya Ahuja