The 2020 Ricoh Wanganui was played yesterday at Wanganui Golf Club over 36 holes.
Despite challenging conditions there were some very good performances from some individuals, and taking out the men's title was Feilding's, Liam Finlayson, with a 2 round total of 1 over par. Finlayson recorded rounds of 68 and 73, to win by 2 shots over local player Riki ... Continue Reading
Entries are currently being taken for the upcoming Ricoh Wanganui Open being played at Wanganui Golf Club on Sunday 27th September.
This is always a great event to play on a top quality course that provides a challenge to every level of player. The event is included in the NZ Golf and Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merits, and is therefore a ... Continue Reading
Congratulations to Manawatu's Trent Munn for winning the Wellington Strokeplay played at the weekend at Shandon Golf Club. This event is one of the few events still played over 72 holes over the 2 days, so demands a higher level of fitness and concentration.
Manawatu Wanganui had 2 teams of 4 competing in this years event, Tara Raj having a high ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui Junior Selectors have named the team to compete at this years Junior Interprovincial to be held in Cambridge in the upcoming School Holidays. 12 districts compete at this annual event which is played in a matchplay format over 6 rounds. In 2019 the Manawatu Wanganui team had a good performance to finish in 5th place.
The 2020 team is:
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Big thanks to everyone that purchased a ticket in our annual Fundraising Raffle with proceeds going directly back to Rep Golf expenses.
Results are as follows:
Prize 1: Mid West Helicopter 3 peaks scenic flight:
Winning Ticket: 481 - Dave Angove
Prize 2: Image2Art $395 Photography Package
Winning Ticket: 462 - Noel Hanlon
Prize 3: Bespoke Totara Furniture made by Parker Art:
Winning Ticket: 756 - Bruce Wood
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Wanganui's Tara Raj was dominant in winning the women's section of the Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Open played at Marton Golf Club on Sunday, however the men's title playing for the Challenge Cup was a very close fought battle. Manawatu's, Angus Findlay, claimed victory by one shot over Junior Tatana and Regan McConaghty, with Trent Munn and Rhys Harold both ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Strokeplay playing for the Challenge Cup and Age Group Champs, is being held this coming Sunday at Marton Golf Club. A field of 72 golfers have entered to play the event, many of which are the trialists for upcoming rep fixtures. A couple of players from Auckland who had planned on travelling down were forced ... Continue Reading
The annual match against Wellington was played at Otaki on Saturday, with mixed results for the Manawatu Wanganui players. While there were some excellent individual performances all 4 teams suffered defeats against the larger depth of Wellington.
A number of players were out, due to the Muriwai Open, and general unavailability, so it was a slightly under strength line up for ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui selectors have named the teams to compete against Wellington at Otaki this Saturday.
Please note that quite a number of players were unavailable due to the rescheduling of the Muriwai Open Charles Tour event to the same time, and due to Saturday commitments such as other sports for some juniors. This has created a few opportunities for other ... Continue Reading