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Finlayson 3rd at South Island U19

Feilding's Liam Finlayson continues to show consistent form with a 3rd place finish in the South Island U19 championship played at Coringa Golf Club in Christchuch last week. Liam shot rounds of 73, 75 & 75 on the par 73 layout. Josh Sedgwick and Nic Quantock-Holmes both finished in a tie for 7th at 9 over par. The winner of ...

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Masters Womens Interprovincial

The Manawatu Wanganui Womens Masters team had a disappointing result in the Interprovincial at Helensville which finished yesterday. The team was - Jenny Ritchie, Caroline Scott, Jill Hall and Karen Manninen. The team was placed 14th of the 14 teams competing. The format is different to all other Interprovincials in that they play a gross stableford strokeplay format over 4 rounds. ...

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Castlecliff win the B Grade Pennant

Castlecliff Golf Club will be eligible for direct promotion to A Grade for 2016 after going through the B Grade competition unbeaten this year. In the last round played at Hawkestone, Castlecliff easily won 8 - 1 over Waiouru.  Hawkestone finished second, ahead of Tawhero who shaded Linton Camp 5-4. Rangitikei finished fifth by beating Rangatira 7-2. Hawkestone were defaulted to ...

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NZ Strokeplay action at Paraparaumu

Josh Munn has a share of the lead with fellow NZ rep Tae Koh after round one at Paraparaumu Beach. Both players shot 5 under par rounds of 66. Lachie McDonald and Tyler Hodge are the next best of the Manawatu Wanganui players at even par. The tournament is played over 4 rounds concluding on Sunday. Follow all the Live Scoring ...

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Superb 2 weeks for Munn

Josh Munn's decision to remain an Amateur for another year maybe a surprise to some, but if he hadn't his great week at the NZ Open may not have turned out the way it did. As the current NZ Amateur champion Munn received his invite to play in the field. If he had turned pro, then he likely would have ...

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Hendry shows class at LawnMaster

North Harbour Pro Mike Hendry blitzed the Manawatu course throughout the LawnMaster Classic. After starting the tournament 64, 64 to be 16 under after 2 rounds, Hendry slowed down a little throughout the weekend with rounds of 70 & 67 to post a 4 round total at 23 under, to finish 3 shots ahead of local favourite Josh Munn and ...

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Unique event this week at Wanganui Golf Club

From Tuesday 10 March the Wanganui Golf Club will be running their always popular Nearest the Pin competition at the Belmont Links  in Wanganui. This competition gives participants the opportunity to win a $1000 Prezzy Card and if they are not currently a member of the Wanganui Golf Club, a year’s free membership.Competitors pay just $5 for three balls and ...

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Junior Tiger Qualifiers

Four golfers have qualified from the Manawatu Wanganui District event, held at Palmerston North Golf Club, to the National Final of the Junior Tiger at the Manawatu Golf Club on Sunday April 12. The four golfers to progress from the categories of 11 and under (girls and boys) and 12 – 14 (girls and boys) are Denzil-Viper Tatana from Levin Intermediate, ...

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Junior Tiger this Sunday

The Manawatu Wanganui qualifying for the Junior Tiger takes place this Sunday at Palmerston North Golf Club, with over 60 kids (14 and under) hitting the fairways for 9 holes of golf. For some they are completely new to golf, while for others they are already becoming good players and will be trying to qualify for the National final at ...

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Age Group Champs & JTS Results

Manawatu's Josh Sedgwick was the best performed player at the Age Group Champs played at Waimarino Golf Club on Sunday. Sedgwick claimed the Boys U19 title with a 2 round total of 146 after rounds of 71 and 75. The Boys U16 title was won by Manawatu's Greg Shaw for the second straight year with a total of 154 (78 ...

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