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NZ Camp selection for local players

"An impressive start to 2012 has seen Emma Clayton (Manawatu) and Brydie Hodge (Levin) selected for the NZ Golf Development Camp at St Peters School. The girls will be joined by players from other districts for three days where they will be run through a series of tests and presentations. There will be two coaches to assist with delivery of ...

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Women's Rep Season soon to begin

"With a youthful look about the team, the Manawatu Wanganui Women's Sybil Green winning side is quietly building momentum and could be a national contender in a few years if all the cards fall nicely. Manawatu Golf Clubs Emma Clayton has continued her impressive rise in the rankings to be arguably the district number one player. Having competed extensively on ...

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Race on for Rep Team positions

"With a men's national title already won in 2012 at the SBS Southland Invitational, the race to become a member of the team has heated up. Levin Golf Club's Horowhenua Open will see prospective representative players competing in the seasons second Men's Order of Merit event and the first event of the inaugural Women's Order of Merit programme in a bid ...

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Pennant Finals

"Manawatu v Marton Foursomes: Manawatu 2 - 2 Marton Singles: Manawatu 4 - 4 Marton Willie Steer made a match halving birdie up the last for the scores to be tied 6-6. Marton win as number one Lachie McDonald beat Trent Munn 6/5. A win in their first ever A grade final, the team beat Feilding at Feilding just to make ...

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Shotstohole Statistics

" When we watch golf on TV the commentators always seem to have the most amazing statistics like how many putts are holed from 12-15ft, who is the best player on tour from 80-100yds and so on - now you can find these stats out about your play too thanks to the extremely easy to use Shotstohole programme designed in ...

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Course Rating Team Members required

"Behind the scenes right across our golfing country are an unseen group of volunteers who annually appraise the ratings of our golf courses so we as members are afforded the comfort of handicaps with which to use fairly against players from other rated golf courses. Manawatu Wanganui Golf now require a number of volunteers to join the dwindling rating team ...

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Pennants Series heats up

"With one round remaining in the pennant series positions onto the semis and home course advantage have been thrown wide open after a number of surprise results and an overall tight competition. A Grade sees Levin, Manawatu and Feilding assured of semi final positions but who will eventually get the all important home course advantage is still up in the ...

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Amber Rose looks to defend Lower North Island Matchplay Title

"Lower North Island Girls Match play Results from Day 1 - Brydie Hodge top qualified with 74 along with Wellingtons Gabrielle Palado. Amber Rose shot 75 and Keita Durie 78 to round out the top 4. The girls now play two rounds of matchplay tomorrow to decide the 2012 champion. Other district scores - Dana Garrett 95, Mackenzie Coutts ...

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Boys High wins Intercollegiate

"On a perfect day for golf, blue skies, light winds and perfect course conditions at Marton Golf Club, Palmerston North Boys High upset Tu Toa to win the 2012 Intercollegiate title. They also picked up the boys title (Josh Sedgwick - pictured) and Emma Clayton (PNGHS) won the girls event. The winning team of Josh Sedgwick, Regan McConaghty, Liam Nesbit ...

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