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Horowhenua Open entry closes on Monday

Entries for the Horowhenua Open to be played on Sunday 23 July, close this Monday July 17. Entry numbers are looking pretty good at this stage, which should make for another excellent event. If you have been thinking about entering you can do so at http://www.mwga.co.nz/entry_results The event doubles as a trial for rep players, but is also an opportunity for other ...

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Championship & weekend pennant winners

The final round of the women's championship and weekend pennant competitions were played at Rangitikei Golf Course on Sunday the 2nd July, after the rain affected that round in March at Ekektahuna. Pennants this year had two postponed rounds due to inclement weather. The Manawatu Championship team of Tania Hook and Mudra Lakhani won decisively beating the Palmerston North team. During the season the ...

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Presidents Trophy final ends in draw

The Presidents Trophy final was played on Sunday at Rangitikei Golf Club between Buckley and Castlecliff. Both teams had successfully qualified from their groups and won their quarter final and semi final matches, to earn a finals position - quite an achievement in itself. So in normal circumstances one team would go home disappointed to get this far, and lose ...

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Tatana & Hodge win OOM opener

Palmerston North Golf Club hosted the first district OOM series event yesterday, the mens Joe Kells Memorial and the womens PN Classic. The mens event was won by Palmerston North golfer, Junior Tatana, with rounds of 71 & 71 for a 2 under total. Second place was shared by Regan McConaghty (76, 96) and Regan Cording (75, 70), 3 shots back ...

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Joe Kells and PN Classic Draw

Click here to view the 2017 Joe Kells and PN Classic Draw Welcome to all players in the Joe Kells and PN ClassicThank you for entering this tournament which was last played in 2010. Until that time the event had been a regular fixture on the golfing calendar since 1967. This is the 50th year since its inception. Just some notes for ...

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Golf Rules Day - 16 July

Helen Dickins from the Manawatu Wanganui Golf Rules Association are running a rules day at Palmerston North Golf Club on Sunday 16th July. This day is designed for anyone to take part, and mixes both theory and practical learning out on the course. The cost is just $10 per person and starts at 9am. If you would like to attend ...

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Joe Kells Memorial entries still open

Entries for the first Manawatu Wanganui Golf Order of Merit series event, the Joe Kells Memorial and PN Classic for women, will remain open until Wednesday in the hope of attracting a few more entries. While we have had reasonable entry number thus far, it is not yet close to full. If you are keen to still enter this event ...

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A Pennant & Palmanui final results

The A grade and Palmanui finals were held yesterday at Manawatu Golf Club. Manawatu and Palmerston North were the finalists in both finals matches, so there was plenty of support from both clubs out watching, which was great to see. The A Pennant competition is the premier mens division involving most of the districts best players. Manawatu has dominated the grade ...

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Presidents quarter final results

The quarter finals of the mens Presidents Trophy competition were played on Sunday at Rangitikei Golf Club. The results were: Taihape 1½  lost to  Marton 8½  Rangatira 5 halved with Castlecliff 5  - Castlecliff won on Countback Feilding 2 lost to Buckley 8 Pahiatua 6 defeated Palmerston North 4 The semi finals will be played at Rangitikei on Sunday 28 May: Matches will be: SF1 - Marton ...

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Close result in A Pennant semi final

The A Pennant semi finals were contested at Marton Golf Club on Sunday. Both matches were expected to be close throughout. Manawatu took on Feilding and were 2.5 - 1.5 up after the morning foursomes. Despite some close afternoon matches with 3 matches going down the last hole, Manawatu remained in front throughout and won the singles 5 - 3. The ...

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