The Joe Kells Memorial (Men) and PN Classic (Women), were played yesterday at Palmerston North Golf Club. While much of the surrounding areas were basked in very warm sunshine, unfortunately this was not the case in Palmerston North, which meant players had to contend with periods of light rain and wind. This led to the scoring being much higher than expected.
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The first event on the 2019 Manawatu Wanganui Golf OOM, the Joe Kells Memorial, and PN Classic, is being played at Palmerston North Golf Club this Sunday. Played over 36 holes, this is one of Palmerston North Golf Club's most prestigious annual events.
The event has attracted over 80 players which include most of our district representative hopefuls, and a number ... Continue Reading
Congratulations to former Man Wang rep Lachie McDonald for winning the Paraparaumu Pro Am event yesterday against a top quality field of Professionals. In very windy conditions where at time the course was borderline unplayable, McDonald was the only player in the 42 strong field to break par. McDonald continues in lower North Island Pro Ams this week with the ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui representatives Tara Raj and Tyler Wood have both finished in 4th place in their respective U19 North Island Championships.
Wanganui's Tara Raj had a good final round with a second straight 3 under par 70 played at Riverside Narrows Golf Club, moving up 4 spots. The event was won by Jeong Hyun Lee, a member of Christchurch Golf Club. ... Continue Reading
Most of Manawatu Wanganui's best junior golfers are currently competing in the North Island U19 Championships in Hamilton this week. Wanganui's Tara Raj and Zhouyi Hu are both sitting in the top 10 after 2 rounds, with Tara in 8th spot at 1 under par and Zhouyi in 9th at even par. Christchurch member, Jeong Hyun Lee leads the girls ... Continue Reading
The first event on the 2019 Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merit is being held at Palmerston North Golf Club on Sunday 27 January. The Joe Kells Memorial for men and PN Classic for women golfers, was played at the same time last year and attracted a good field of players from mostly around our district.
The 2018 PN Classic was won ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Women's Interprovincial team had their best finish in many years by making it through to the semi-final's in Christchurch last week. Although they were beaten in the semi finals by the eventual winners Auckland, this definitely showed that our top girls are well capable of matching it with those other top teams. And with a few very ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui women's Toro Interprovincial team got off to a good start yesterday with wins over Waikato and Taranaki. Things get tougher today with a matches against Canterbury and Bay of Plenty. Canterbury will be particularly tough, but has the potential to be close. The other team in their pool likely to do well is Wellington, whom we will ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Men's Toro team put up a strong fight in the Interprovinicial Championships at Clearwater this week, but unfortunately will not advance through to tomorrow's semi finals. They have confirmed 5th spot after a half against Poverty Bay/East Coast this afternoon. The four semi finalists have already been found despite all four teams still to finish their final ... Continue Reading
Heading into the final day of the Men's Toro Interprovincial pool play, the Manawatu Wanganui team still has a chance of making the semi finals. However they are relying on either Wellington or Canterbury losing a match, and then having enough individual games to sneak ahead of them.
The Manawatu Wanganui team has a bye this morning meaning they can only ... Continue Reading