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Tawhero Win 2013 Junior Pennant

"Kaira Mateparae and Kyra Garrett representing the Tawhero Golf Club have won the new format Junior Pennant for 2013. Sitting on top of the standings heading into the final round at Wanganui Golf Club, they took maximum points in the Fourball Bestball and Combined Nett competitions. Kyra Garrett had the days best nett with a 66, adjusted to 63, due ...

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2013 Intercollegiate Champs

"Forty one secondary school students took part in the 2013 Intercollegiate Champs at Marton Golf Club on Thursday 28th March in perfect summer conditions. Defending champions Palmerston North Boys' High School were again the favourites to take out the title. In total 9 teams were entered and 9 schools also represented in either the team or individual events. The team ...

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Junior Tiger Regional Qualifier - Levin Golf Club, Sunday 24th March

"Four golfers from the Levin Golf Club Regional tournament have qualified from the Manawatu/Wanganui District to the National Final of the Junior Tiger at the Manawatu Golf Club on April 21.  The four golfers to progress from the categories of 11 and under (girls and boys) and 12 – 14 (girls and boys) are:  Tara Raj (Wanganui Golf Club), Mitchell ...

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Woman's Masters Team for Interprovincial

" The Woman's Masters team for the Interprovincial has been selected after a series of trials held at Feilding Golf Club through the past couple of months. The team is Jill Hall, Alicia Barnett, Judy Seccombe, Jenny Ritchie and Karen Manninan (reserve) This year the event is being held at Feilding Golf Club on April 4 - 7. It brings together ...

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SBS Invitational team finish 2nd

"The Manawatu Wanganui Mens SBS Invitational team finished a very creditable 2nd place in the SBS Invitational played in Invercargill over the weekend. Auckland won the event for the 11th time, finishing 8 shots ahead. Last year Manawatu Wanganui won the event in a dramatic playoff over Auckland. This result confirms our current position as one of the leading teams ...

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SBS Invitational Preview

"The Manawatu Wanganui Golf team could well start the event this week in Invercargill as favourites. Having won the tournament last year in a dramatic playoff, and finishing 2nd in the Toro Interprovincial behind Bay of Plenty, our men would certainly be seen as one of the teams to beat. The team of Josh Munn, Tyler Hodge, Trent Munn, Lachie ...

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Strong team named to defend title at SBS Invitational

"Manawatu Wanganui men's selectors have named a very strong team to defend the SBS Invitational Teams Strokeplay title in Invercargill. The team is Tyler Hodge, Josh Munn, Trent Munn, Lachie McDonald and Junior Tatana. Hayden Ring is a non travelling reserve. This event brings together most of the provincial teams from throughout the country to compete in a strokeplay format. ...

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Rhys Watkins appointed as Golf Development Manager

"Manawatu Wanganui Golf are pleased to annouce Rhys Watkins as the new GDM for the Manawatu Wanganui Region. Rhys takes over from Stephen Wood who had been in the role for five and a half years. Rhys brings alot of experience to the role as he had previously started the position prior to Stephens appointment. This was a dual role ...

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LawnMaster Classic - Charles Tour

" The 2013 LawnMaster Classic at Manawatu Golf Club will be held from 31st January til 3rd February. This year the event will be bigger and better than ever, as it is now the latest event on the Charles Tour, and will attract some of New Zealands leading professional players. The professionals play for a purse of ...

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Wood moves on to Pro Shop at PNGC

" On November 23rd I will be leaving my role with Manawatu Wanganui Golf to take over the Professional Shop at Palmerston North Golf Club. I have had a great 5 ½ years with Manawatu Wanganui Golf. Initially employed to look mainly after junior golf and junior academies and it was not long before we started seeing success with the ...

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