The final event on the 2017 Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merit, the Wallace Development Company Limited Manawatu Open, is being played this Sunday at Manawatu Golf Club. The event has attracted a reasonably strong field with most of Manawatu Wanganui's leading district representatives entered along with players from out of the district, mainly from Wellington and Hawkes Bay.
A few spots ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui team of Tara Raj, Bradley McSherry & Anthony Ilton-Maher have today won the U17 Eagles Nationals team event played at Hawkes Bay Golf Club in Hastings. The event was played over 54 holes and features players from districts from all over NZ.
The event was even sweeter for young Wanganui player Tara Raj, as she comfortably took out ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui Golf selectors have named the team to play in this years Freyberg Masters Interprovincial, to be played at Whitford Park in Auckland starting Monday 6th November. To be eligible players must be 40 years or over as at the first day of competition.
Following the success of the team in winning the Masters section at last weekends Shand Cup, ... Continue Reading
The Shand Cup, Sybil Green and Masters quadrangulars were played over the weekend at Wellington's Boulcott's Farm Heritage Golf Club. The teams competing were Manawatu Wanganui, Hawkes Bay, Wellington and Taranaki.
This year was the first year that the Men's Masters team were invited into the event. This was because the timing of the Junior Interprovincial meant that it was not ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Boy's Interprovincial team won their final match against Eastland to finish 11th of the 12 teams competing. After struggling against the quality of a very strong pool, it was great to see the team finish well. It was a very tight match which came right down to the final hole, with the team prevailing 3.5 - ... Continue Reading
The Junior Boys Interprovincial got underway this morning in Cambridge. The Manawatu Wanganui team faced a reasonably strong Hawkes Bay line up first up, and went down 5.5 - 0.5. Kaleb Idemaru secured the half playing at number 2. This afternoon they play Auckland which is also going to be a very tough match.
The Manawatu Wanganui team is quite young ... Continue Reading
The 2017 Glendinning Cup was held at Rangatira Golf Club on Sunday, 24 September 2017 with 16 Club teams and 1 District team taking part.
The weather did its best to disrupt the day, but apart from a little drizzle the day was excellent for golf.
Home knowledge prevailed with the hosts, Rangatira, claiming the major prize, followed by near neighbours Marton ... Continue Reading
Seven Manawatu Wanganui rep players competed in the 72 hole Wellington Strokeplay over the weekend at Shandon Golf Club. This years event also featured a district teams competition.
The best performed player for Manawatu Wanganui was Guy Perry finishing in a tie for 4th place with rounds of 73, 72, 70 & 70. This is a great result for Guy, ... Continue Reading
Congratulations to Hawkestone Golf Club for winning the district mens Zone Interclub competition. The final was played at Manawatu Golf Club against Apiti, and the result could not have been closer, finishing tied 3 all. Hawkestone won by countback with the greater combined individual match result margins.
Many thanks to all clubs and players that participated in the 2017 competition through ... Continue Reading
Following the Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay (Challenge Cup) on Sunday selectors have named the following teams for upcoming rep matches:
Junior Interprovincial team to play in Cambridge from 2 - 6 October
Anthony Ilton-Maher (Foxton)Kaleb Idemaru (Manawatu)Bradley McSherry (Palmerston North)Ethan Dodds (Manawatu)Cameron Giddens (Levin)Remy Early (Feilding)Ethan Ward (Feilding)
Managers: David Giddens & Boy Manunui
Shand Cup & Sybil Green Quadrangular teams to play at Boulcotts ... Continue Reading