The annual junior development quad was held over the past couple of days at Marton Golf Club between Wellington, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay and Manawatu Wanganui. Each team competes in round robin matchplay competition against the other teams. A girls event is also played with a stroke round of qualifying followed by 2 rounds of seeded matchplay. All golf is off ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Womens Commitee are seeking expressions of interest from people wishing to fill the volunteer roles of Womens rep selector and Manager for the 2017 and 2018 rep seasons.
This is an opportunity to become part of the representative programme and share in the success of our women golfers and the teams.
To view the role descriptions and to apply ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui Golf will once again be competing in the Junior Development Quad being played at Marton Golf Club next week. They will be competing in matchplay against teams from Wellington, Taranaki and Hawkes Bay in the annual fixture. Hawkes Bay are new to the event this year.
The Boys team consists of 10 boys who are still considered in the ... Continue Reading
After the recent deluge we have had a few questions about pennant matches this Sunday. We can confirm that with the forecast looking good over the next few days, that all grades are currently going ahead as planned.
The only change that should be noted is that the A Grade and Palmanui matches being played at Wanganui will now start at ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Women's Masters finished 11th over the weekend in their Interprovincial played at Ngaruawahia Golf Club. The title was taken out by Northland by 10 strokes over Bay of Plenty.
The format is played as a gross stableford with the 3 best scores from 4 counting toward the final team total.
Standing: Jill Hall & Jenny Ritchie
Sitting: Rebecca Hopper & ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Intercollegiate tournament was held yesterday at Marton Golf Club, With Palmerston North Boys High once again proving to be the strongest golfing school in the region. Led with a solid even par round by district rep Greg Shaw, the Palmerston North Boys High School number 1 team won convincingly, despite 1 player being DQ'd for handing in ... Continue Reading
Eight Manawatu Wanganui players are contesting the NZ Strokeplay Champs which started today at Hastings Golf Club (Bridge Pa).
In the mens field Manawatu Golf Club players Trent Munn, Regan McConaghty, Greg Shaw and Guy Perry, along with Feildings Liam Finlayson are contesting. It has been a reasonably slow start for all the players with Munn the best placed at 1 ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Golf AGM will be held at Feilding Golf Club this coming Monday 20th March at 7pm. We encourage anyone to come along, particularly representatives of our 22 member clubs in the district.
Also we would be keen to hear from anyone that would like to go on either the Mens or Womens Committee's for the next year. If ... Continue Reading
When Golf was first invented there were just 15 rules covering the game. As it has evolved we now have a rule book which most people would only know a small percentage of the content, and many club members struggle with the most common rules.
So any initiative to modernise & simplify some of the rules will be welcomed by most ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Womens Masters team has been named to compete in the annual Interprovincial Tournament to be held this year at Ngaruawahi Golf Club. The event is played from 31 March - 2 April, and played in a 4 round gross stableford strokeplay format. Three scores count in each round toward the team total.
The Manawatu Wanganui team is:
Jill Hall ... Continue Reading