The Manawatu Wanganui men's Toro Interprovincial team had their final preparations today in New Plymouth before their first up match against North Harbour tomorrow morning. Strong winds today for the practice round would have made it tough for all the teams preparing for the week, however at this time of year, it is very likely that wind will play a ... Continue Reading
The Men's Champion of Champions and Chamberlain Shield was held on Sunday at Foxton Golf Club. This event brings together the club champions of all the different clubs to find a district champion in each grade and as a club team.
The Men's Senior Champion on the day was Palmerston North's Rhys Harold with a 2 round total of 144 (75, ... Continue Reading
Please click below to view Women's Champion of Champions results played at Rangatira on Sunday 13th November.
Many thanks to everyone that competed.
Champion of Champions Results
Below: Manawatu GC - Rosebowl team champions
Below: Tania Hook - Silver Champion
Below: Francis Duffy - Bronze I Champion
Below: Gaynor Ruawai - Bronze II Champion
Below: Pahiatua GC - Best team net, presented by Jenny Ritchie
Below: Margaret Young ... Continue Reading
The Mens Toro Interprovincial team squad had a hit out on Sunday in a friendly match against Taranaki in New Plymouth. New Plymouth is hosting this years event starting on November 29, so it was ideal preparation for the team. Unfortunately 2 of the squad members were unavailable, but the other 4 players, Junior Tatana, Regan Cording, Greg Shaw & ... Continue Reading
The Wanganui Golf Club held their annual BNZ Men’s Ladder Challenge Final on Sunday 13 November 2016. It was played in great spirit and humorous banter. Significant milestones were celebrated, the first being member Tasi Sua’s Hole In One on the Par 3 second hole. Made all the more special by the fact that he escaped certain elimination on the ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Toro team plus 2 juniors are to take on Taranaki in a friendly practice match in New Plymouth this Sunday. The match was arranged to replace the loss of the SBS tournament, and this years match against Bay of Plenty.
It will also provide good preparation for the Toro Squad members as the match is being held at ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Men's team finished well down the order in 13th place of the 15 teams competing in the Freyberg Masters in Dunedin. Each team plays 8 matches throughout the week, based on a seeded draw from the previous year, and the team with the most wins at the end of the week is declared the winner. Auckland prevailed ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Mens Masters Team have got off to a slow start in Dunedin at the Freyberg Masters Tournament. The team were defeated on day 1, by Wellington and Canterbury. The event continues through to Friday afternoon, with each team having 8 matches.
To keep up with results click here
Below: Image looking down on Chisholm Park Golf Club in Dunedin
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The annual Judy Pearson Salver played between the Manawatu Wanganui and Hawkes Bay women's teams was contested on Sunday at Manawatu Golf Club. After beating Hawkes Bay last year in Hawkes Bay, our team trying to win it again on home soil. However Hawkes Bay, who recently won the anuual Sybil Green Quad at Levin, dominated the match winning 13.5 ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Men's Masters team will be heading to Dunedin this weekend to compete in a week of golf at Chisholm Park Golf Club, in the Freyberg Masters Interprovincial. Competition play starts on Monday and concludes on Friday afternoon with each team having 8 matches against other districts.
The Manawatu Wanganui team is:
Tony Chettleburgh (Feilding)
Richie Nimmo (Rangatira)
Rick Harding (Wanganui)
Justin Newland ... Continue Reading