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Palmerston North win men's handicap pennant

Congratulations to Palmerston North Golf Club for taking out the 2019 Handicap Pennants. Semi finals and the final were played at Feilding Golf Club, after Feilding won the rights to host, finishing on top of the rankings after round robin competition. Feilding went on to win their semi against Wanganui which required a playoff after they finished tied up during regulation play. ...

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Manawatu Masters Junior Event

The 2019 Manawatu Golf Club McDonalds Masters Tournament was played yesterday and attracted a field of over 70 players, including players from afar away as Taupo, Napier, and the Wellington Region. This is without doubt the largest junior participation event held in the district in recent years, which is great to see. The event format was held over 3 divisions, with 35 ...

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Tyler Wood continues to impress

2018 Manawatu Wanganui Interprovincial rep, Tyler Wood, continues to impress in the National events with another impressive tournament performance, this time at the Muriwai Open Charles Tour event which finished yesterday. Wood finished the 4 round event with a 7 under par total, to earn 5th place, just 6 shots back from NZ Professional James Anstiss, who fired a final ...

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Herbert best Individual at Women's Masters

The Manawatu Wanganui Women's Masters team had cause to celebrate, despite finishing back in 10th place in the team competition. Number 1, Lisa Herbert, had a fantastic performance to win the Canterbury Cup, presented to the overall individual winner. Herbert had consistent rounds throughout, which also included a 4 under par round. The event is scored on gross stableford, and ...

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Secondary Schools Championship

The Manawatu Wanganui Secondary Schools Champs were played yesterday at Marton Golf Club with over 30 participants taking part representing a total of 8 different schools. The day was fine, but a reasonably strong breeze, presented a good challenge for participants. The main competition is the team gross, with the top 3 out of 4 scores counting toward the team total. ...

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Finlayson & Griffin win Wanganui Open

Congratulations to Feilding's, Liam Finlayson and Manawatu's, Lily Griffin, for their win's in the 2019 Ricoh Wanganui Open. The event was played earlier in the year than normal and the club got their wish of ideal weather conditions, with a sunny and warm day with a relatively gentle wind for the 36 hole championship event.  Manawatu Wanganui Men's Toro representative, Liam ...

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Wanganui Open Draw

The Ricoh Wanganui Open is being played this Sunday at Wanganui's Belmont Golf Course. This is event has been shifted to earlier in the year to hopefully take advantage of more favourable weather, but also as it forms part of Wanganui Golf Club's 125th Celebrations. There may well be spots available for late entries. If you would like to play contact ...

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Annual General Meeting

The Manawatu Wanganui Golf Inc Annual General Meeting will take place at Feilding Golf Club on Monday 25 March starting at 7.00pm. We ask that all clubs consider sending along a representative. We are also currently asking for nominations for the positions on the Board, Men's Committee and Women's Committee. Nomination forms are available for download below. Click here for Notice of Meeting ...

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Women's Masters team named

The Manawatu Wanganui Women's Masters team has been named for the upcoming Masters Interprovincial at Nelson Golf Club from April 5th - 7th. Congratulations to Lisa Herbert (Manawatu), Caroline Scott (Wanganui), Jill Hall (Rangitikei) and Lisa Cotton (Pahiatua) for earning selection through their results in a series of trial events this year. We wish the team all the best for a ...

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2019 Junior Age Group Champions

The 2019 Manawatu Wanganui Age Group Championships was played at Rangitikei on Sunday, in very hot conditions. Alongside this event we also had events for 18 hole players, 9 hole players, and a Futures 6 Hole Team Golf event aimed at players new to the game. In total 49 golfers participated on the day. The winners of the 36 Hole Age ...

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