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Manawatu's Josh Munn had a great day two at the Grant Clements Memorial tournament at Mt Maunganui over the weekend to catapult up the leaderboard. A pair of 66's on Sunday was almost enough to to overhaul eventual winner Charlie Hillier from Te Puke. Hillier on a 276 total finished 1 shot ahead of Munn (277).
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The 2015 Womens Pennant got underway on Sunday at Taihape, with both Championship and Weekend Pennant comps.
A change this years format has both Championship and Weekend competitions playing foursomes in the morning.
The first round Championship match winners were Manawatu, Palmerston North, Rangitikei and Levin A.
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The first round Weekend Pennant match winners were Rangatira, Marton and ... Continue Reading
Pennant competitions got underway yesterday at various venues throughout the district.
The mens A Grade was played at Manawatu Golf Club with a few very one sided results. Manawatu dropped just half a point against a weakened Levin side, which gives the defending champs a narrow half a game lead over Palmerston North after they defeated Marton 11- 1. Troy Calkin ... Continue Reading
The mens pennant competitions start this weekend, under a changed format for some grades.
The A grade format after much debate remains the same as last year, however B & C Grade competitions from 2014, now combine into one grade, and will be played under the previous C Grade format. The changes were made to combat the issue of clubs not ... Continue Reading
Not only is it the start of the mens Pennant competition this weekend, but also some players are in action in other parts of the country.
The NZ Seniors Champs for players aged 50+ starts today in Nelson. Players from Manawatu/Wanganui competing include Tony Chettleburgh, Kim Ballantyne, Keiran Corkill, Barry Shannon, Stu Gillespie and Rick Harding. We wish these players all ... Continue Reading
The Age Group Champs that was originally scheduled for Sunday 25 January, will now be held on Sunday 22 February at Waimarino Golf Club. This events provides options for 36, 18 and 9 hole play. We hope to get as many junior golfers from around the district to this event.
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The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Tiger District Qualifier will this year be held on Sunday March 8th starting about 12 noon at the Palmerston North Golf Club . This is always a very popular event for young juniors aged 14 and under, and also attracts new golfers to the game. The Manawatu Wanganui District will be attempting to encourage more new ... Continue Reading
Levin's Tyler Hodge came within a whisker of claiming his biggest career win at the weekend, eventually going down on the first playoff hole in the Australian Amateur final in Sydney. Hodge was defeated by NSW's Cameron Davis.
Hodge started the 36 hole final in very positive fashion with birdies on the first 2 holes, and partway through the second 9 ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui players Lachie McDonald and Tyler Hodge have both qualified for the matchplay at the Austalian Amateur currently being played in Sydney. 64 players qualify.
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