Congratulations to Manawatu Golf club for winning the Palmanui for the 3rd year in a row. In a very close final held at Rangitikei Golf Club, Manawatu defeated Feilding 5-4. We understand that it came right down to the final pairings to decide the outcome. A fantastic par on the final hole to Manawatu's Ryan Dickins sealed the victory. Well ... Continue Reading
Congratulations to Mike Birchall for being selected to attend the NZ Golf Boys training camp, to be held at Cambridge in July. This camp is designed to give talanted junior golfers some high performance assistance to develop their games to the next level. The players attending are selected by the national selection panel.
It is great from a Manawatu Wanganui Golf ... Continue Reading
"The full representative season resumes on August 10, with the annual match against southern neighbours Wellington at Levin Golf Club. The season ends with the Mens and Womens elite teams competing at the Toro Interprovincial at the beginning of December. If you have desires to represent your district this is what you need to know: Between now and December we ... Continue Reading
"The final round results of the A and B grade Pennant played on Sunday was always going to be more about the fight for promotion and relegation for next years A grade. Going into the round Manawatu was assured of winning the A Grade, however their final round result against Taihape was likely to influence which team would finish at ... Continue Reading
"The Manawatu Wanganui District held their National Teams Fourball Tournament on Friday the 9th of May at the Manawatu Golf Club. Thanks to the club members and the club for tremendous support. The winners on a very wet course were the Taihape team Of Denise Millner (also the Club Captain), Diane Mickelson, Marian Cleaver and Jacki Tapp. Photo of team ... Continue Reading
"Many golfers out there will be interested in the final recommendations made by NZ Golf regarding quite a thorough review process of the current handicap system. The genearal feedback suggests that the current system is reasonably well accepted and that there will be no perfect system to handicap all levels of player. The changes to be implemented this year should ... Continue Reading
"The Junior Tiger National Final held at Manawatu Golf Club on Sunday 27th April was another excellent event. The representatives from Manawatu Wanganui did extremely well with players from three of the four divisions featuring in the prizes. 14 and under boys representative Greg Shaw, from Manawatu Golf Club fired a 1 under par round off the white tees on ... Continue Reading