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Tyler Hodge at Duke of York Young Champions Trophy

"Link to scoring  Round 3 We woke to the worst weather of the trip, so bad that one long time member of the club could not think of a poorer day in the past 20 years! The wind turned in the opposite direction making the front nine tough this time. Rugged up with 4 layers, gloves, beanie and glasses to ...

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Wanganui Open Preview

"DRAW Many events never see out a decade, but on September 9th Wanganui Golf Club will run its centenary Wanganui Open. With the district’s top two players absent due to international commitments, favouritism for the event falls to the past three champions, Junior Tatana (Foxton), Trent Munn (Manawatu) and Ewan Westergaard (Manawatu) as well as Marton Golf Club’s Lachie McDonald ...

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NZ Under 19 Championship - Preview

"GIRLS SCORES BOYS SCORES The last half dozen years have delivered four national age group titles to district players. Trent Munn won the under 13 title in 2007 and Rhys Harold (2009) and Kalyn Ponga (2010) folowed in his footsteps. Emma Clayton played great golf to be our most recent national champion after winning the Under 15 title in 2011. ...

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Challenge Cup Preview

"Three wins and a second in the last four NZ Order of Merit golf events sees Rangatira Golf Club play host to the two hottest golfers in the country this Sunday as they battle it out in the 95th playing of Manawatu Wanganui Golf’s Challenge Cup.   Josh Munn, recently replaced at the top of the representative team order by ...

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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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