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Mens Toro Squad named

Manawatu Wanganui Golf selectors have named their 6 man squad to compete at this years Toro Interprovicial, which will be held in New Plymouth starting November 29. The squad will travel to New Plymouth to play a practice match against Taranaki on November 13. The squad in no particular order: Regan Cording Junior Tatana Greg Shaw Mike Atkins Regan McConaghy Tane North Note: Rhys Watkins was originally named in ...

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Womens team to play Hawkes Bay

Manawatu Wanganui Golf Selectors have named the following 8 women to play against Hawkes Bay at Manawatu Golf Club on Sunday 30 October. We wish them all the best. Tara Raj Tania Hook Jill Hall Mudra Lakhani Rebecca Hopper Lily Griffin Lisa Cotton Jenny Ritchie Leanne Brown was unavailable for selection. ...

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Westergaard & Chung win Manawatu Open titles

The Mortgage Link  Manawatu Open was played yesterday at the Manawatu Golf Club with about 100 players participating. Typical Manawatu spring winds provided a real test for the players. The Men's title was decided in a sudden death playoffafter 2 players, Manawatu's Ewan Westergaard, and Palmerston North's Rhys Harold tied at 2 over 146 after the 2 rounds. Westergaard made a ...

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Manawatu Open Draw and Preview

The final event in the District Order of Merit, the Mortgage Link Manawatu Open, is being played this Sunday at the Manawatu Golf Club. The event has attract a full field, infact slightly over 96, which is great to see. The men's field has most of our local rep players, as well as the Taranaki squad. Amongst the favourites will be ...

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Men & Women finish 2nd at Levin

The annual Shand Cup and Sybil Green Quads events were played at Levin over the weekend with the Manawatu Wanganui Mens and Women's teams both finishing 2nd. The Junior boys team finished 4th. The event is played in a matchplay format between districts in the lower North Island - Wellington, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay and Manawatu Wanganui. The Senior men got off to ...

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Junior Girls 6th

The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Girls team finished a creditable 6th place, after narrowly going down to North Harbour 3.5 - 2.5 on the final day in the playoff for 5th & 6th. Earlier in the week they were beaten by eventual finalists Auckland & Northland, but had excellent wins against Wellington and Bay of Plenty. The highlight of the teams performance ...

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Junior Girls Interprovincial

The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Girls Interprovincial got underway today in Rotorua. The team of Tara Raj, Mudra Lakhani, Katherine Paskins, Lilly Griffin, Kyra Garrett and Gizaria Knowles will be out to have a fun and successful week. In round one they took on a very strong Auckland team and eventually went down 4.5 - 1.5. Gizaria Knowles from Foxton in her debut ...

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Glendinning Cup winners

Congratulations to Foxton Golf Club for winning the annual Glendinning Cup club competition played on Sunday at Hawkestone Golf Club. The Foxton team was Barry Peta, Khalil Peta, Paul Stephens and Anthony Ilton-Maher. Anthony had the best individual stableford of the event with 39. 66 players competed which is a great turnout for this event. Below is the Foxton team after being ...

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Boys Interprovincial

The Manawatu Wanganui team competes this week in the Junior Interprovincial in Cambridge. The matches start tomorrow (Tuesday) and our first round opponent is Waikato, followed by North Harbour in the afternoon. There are some good looking teams competing at this years event, so our boys will have to be really on top of their games to finish high up overall. The ...

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Linton Camp win Zones Competition

Linton Camp won the men's Zones Interclub competition on Sunday defeating Manawatu 5 - 1 in the final, played at Palmerston North Golf Club. Going into the final Manawatu had won the comp on 6 previous occasions, the last time in 1992, while Linton Camp had only won it once in 1983. Taihape Golf Club is the most prolific winner of ...

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