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Shand Cup/Sybil Green and Masters Quad results

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 ...

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Junior Boys Interprovincial results

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 - ...

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Junior Boy's Interprovincial underway

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 ...

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Glendinning Cup Results

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 ...

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Rep players in action around the country

Wellington Strokeplay 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, ...

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Hawkestone win mens zones competition

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 ...

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Representative teams named

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 ...

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McConaghty & Hu win strokeplay titles

The Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay also known as the Challenge Cup was played yesterday in fine overhead conditions at Palmerston North Golf Club. Played over 36 holes the event is part of both the NZ Order of Merit and the Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merit. Manawatu's Regan McConaghty shot rounds of 72 and 69 to take out the mens event by 1 ...

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Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay Draw

Please click on the link below to view draw for the Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay (Challenge Cup) to be played at Palmerston North Golf Club this Sunday 17 September. If anyone is wishing to enter the event we have a few gaps. Please contact Rhys Watkins on 021 073 2013 or email mwga@sportmanawatu.org.nz. Click here to view draw ...

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Top 10 finishes for Raj & Shaw

Manawatu Wanganui representative players Tara Raj and Greg Shaw both had Top 10 finishes at the NZ U19 champs played in Hastings last week. Tara Raj who plays for the Wanganui Golf Club finished in 7th place with consistent rounds throughout the event of 75, 76 & 77. The winner, Ayean Cho, finished on 14 under par, 5 shots ahead of ...

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