The Manawatu Wanganui Boys Interprovincial team has just played its 4th round match this morning and gained another point, with a well earned half against Otago. Ryan Rooney, Bradley McSherry and Cameron Giddens all recorded wins. Yesterday in round 3 against a very strong Auckland team, the teams youngest player, Kaleb Fagan, had a fantastic halved match to register the ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Boys golf team got there week of play underway yesterday at Cambridge Golf Club, with matches against Canterbury and Northland. The match against Canterbury was very close and in the end they had a 3 all draw (live scoring result online is incorrect). Unfortunately Northland proved a little too strong in the afternoon round, and we ... Continue Reading
The 2020 Ricoh Wanganui was played yesterday at Wanganui Golf Club over 36 holes.
Despite challenging conditions there were some very good performances from some individuals, and taking out the men's title was Feilding's, Liam Finlayson, with a 2 round total of 1 over par. Finlayson recorded rounds of 68 and 73, to win by 2 shots over local player Riki ... Continue Reading
Entries are currently being taken for the upcoming Ricoh Wanganui Open being played at Wanganui Golf Club on Sunday 27th September.
This is always a great event to play on a top quality course that provides a challenge to every level of player. The event is included in the NZ Golf and Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merits, and is therefore a ... Continue Reading
Congratulations to Manawatu's Trent Munn for winning the Wellington Strokeplay played at the weekend at Shandon Golf Club. This event is one of the few events still played over 72 holes over the 2 days, so demands a higher level of fitness and concentration.
Manawatu Wanganui had 2 teams of 4 competing in this years event, Tara Raj having a high ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui Junior Selectors have named the team to compete at this years Junior Interprovincial to be held in Cambridge in the upcoming School Holidays. 12 districts compete at this annual event which is played in a matchplay format over 6 rounds. In 2019 the Manawatu Wanganui team had a good performance to finish in 5th place.
The 2020 team is:
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Big thanks to everyone that purchased a ticket in our annual Fundraising Raffle with proceeds going directly back to Rep Golf expenses.
Results are as follows:
Prize 1: Mid West Helicopter 3 peaks scenic flight:
Winning Ticket: 481 - Dave Angove
Prize 2: Image2Art $395 Photography Package
Winning Ticket: 462 - Noel Hanlon
Prize 3: Bespoke Totara Furniture made by Parker Art:
Winning Ticket: 756 - Bruce Wood
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Wanganui's Tara Raj was dominant in winning the women's section of the Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Open played at Marton Golf Club on Sunday, however the men's title playing for the Challenge Cup was a very close fought battle. Manawatu's, Angus Findlay, claimed victory by one shot over Junior Tatana and Regan McConaghty, with Trent Munn and Rhys Harold both ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Strokeplay playing for the Challenge Cup and Age Group Champs, is being held this coming Sunday at Marton Golf Club. A field of 72 golfers have entered to play the event, many of which are the trialists for upcoming rep fixtures. A couple of players from Auckland who had planned on travelling down were forced ... Continue Reading