Wanganui's, Tara Raj has started her first International event round today in Australia, as a New Zealand representative in the Jack Newton Junior International. The event is being played at Cypress Lakes Golf & Country Club in Cessnock, NSW.
We wish Tara all the best throughout the week, and hope she can maintain great control of the nerves associated with her ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Junior teams have both made very good starts today at the Junior Interprovincial tournaments.
The boys team playing in Cambridge have won both of their opening day matches, 5 - 1 over Taranaki in the morning, and 4 - 2, against Otago in the afternoon. Bradley McSherry, Cameron Giddens, Ethan Ward and Remy Early all won both of ... Continue Reading
The Boys and Girls Interprovincials got underway this morning with Manawatu Wanganui this year represented in both events. With a mix of experienced juniors and some that are much newer to the game, this is a great experience for all our local players competing.
The Junior Boys team playing in Cambridge had a winning start with a 5 - 1 win ... Continue Reading
The 2019 Rep Fundraising Raffle was drawn on Sunday 22nd September following the Challenge Cup at Feilding.
Congratulations to the following winners:
1. Scenic helicopter flight (3 peaks package) with Mid West Helicopters for 3 people – Lance Attrill2. Photography/aerial/video package with Image 2 Art - Ashley Short3. Two nights accommodation at a Kinloch holiday home (max. 6 people) – Neil Atkins4. ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Challenge Cup strokeplay event was held yesterday at Feilding Golf Club. A field of 66 players enjoyed fine overhead conditions and a very well presented golf course. Despite the conditions the course was not playing as easy as many might of expected, so led to some mixed results in both rounds.
The women's division was closely ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui 36 Hole Open - Challenge Cup tournament is being played this Sunday at Feilding Golf Club. Among the entrants are most of the 2019 representative players, so it should be a hotly contested event.
Following this event Manawatu Wanganui selectors will be using recent results to select their squads to play in the Shand Cup and Sybil Green ... Continue Reading
The team of Zhuoyi Hu, Lisa Herbert, Casey Chettleburgh, Katherine Paskins, Lily Griffin, Mudra Lakhani, Lisa Cotton and Sera Raj enjoyed a terrific win over in the Hawkes Bay. Travelling with the Judy Pearson Salver and intent on returning with the silver ware the team had a good introduction to the Mareanui Golf course where the Toro will be held ... Continue Reading
Junior Tatana once again showed his golfing class by taking the first ever Palmerston North 36 Hole Open this past weekend. The event was a NZ golf Order of Merit tournament and provides a guide for form as the representative season approaches. Against a field of 80 amateurs and five PGA trainee professionals Tatana scored a three under 141 which ... Continue Reading
The annual match between Manawatu Wanganui and Wellington was played on Sunday at Levin Golf Club. Despite being a little cold, mainly fine overhead conditions and a well presented course, provided good conditions for the 30 players from each district to go head to head in matchplay competition.
Wellington got the better of the morning matches and lead 20.5 to 9.5 ... Continue Reading
The annual match between Manawatu Wanganui and Wellington is being played this Sunday at Levin Golf Club, and shapes up to be an interesting contest. Wellington are traditionally stronger in this contest mainly due to the depth they have available to them over such a large squad of players. In total 30 players from each district will compete, with 10 ... Continue Reading