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New Zealand Under 13 Champion

Kalyn Ponga became Manawatu Wanganui's  third straight NZ Under 13 champion after impressive rounds of 88 and a career best 80 to beat home his closest competitior by 3 shots. It is a great double having also won the district title in April. He will now follow in the footsteps of previous winners Trent Munn and Rhys Harold who have ...

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National Secondary Schools and Under 19 Championships - Blog

PHOTOSSeptember 3Wind, rain, hail, snow and about  one minute of sunshine meant a tough day was had on both courses. Gale force icy winds buffeted the girls all day and then a quick hail storm came down to punish them further. Everyone but wonder kid Cecilia Cho seemed to be affected with scores sky rocketing into the 90's. On a ...

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Josh Munn 14th at Auckland Stroke

Following a series of good results throughout the Lower North Island, Josh travelled to Royal Auckland to take on the best from New Zealand at one of the top district 72 hole events in the country. Leading by 3 in the first round, poor weather causedthe round to be cancelled. He returned scores of 79, 73 and 74 over the ...

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Rep Squad at Otaki Open

Ewan Westergaard took out the Otaki Open (Wellington Trial) with scores of 70 & 70. Even with  seven three putts in the two rounds he was too strong beating home fellow squad member Lachie McDonald by 1 shot, Josh Munn by 2, Matthew Preston by 3  and Tyler Hodge by 4.The remaining squad members had mixed results  and sadly  Angus ...

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Rep Squad players at GHB Strokeplay in Hawkes Bay

Following on from a clinic with NZ Golf High Performance Coach Kevin Smith in May, the Men's and Women's Representative Squads travelled to Hawkes Bay for the GHB Strokeplay on July 18th.Lachie McDonald led home our contingent finishing second on 5 under par, 6 behind runaway winner Peiter Zwart. Close behind was fast improving Trent Munn (-3) and a bunch ...

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District players selected for NZ Golf - Southern Region Academy

Talented youngsters Kaylin Huwyler (Tawhero) and Trent Munn (Manawatu) have been selected in the Southern Region Academy, the academy directly  preceeding the national Srixon Academy  in which fellow district golfer Tyler Hodge of Levin is a member. Both Huwyler and Munn have impressive Cv's to back up their selections having won big titles such as Munn's  North Island Under 17 ...

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Hodge off to Junior British Open

NZ Golf have selected Levin GC member Tyler Hodge to represent New Zealand at the British Junior Open in Scotland.Played at Lundin Links, 30 minutes from St Andrews, Hodge will take on the best under 16 golfers from approximately 50 other countries. The trip coincides with the British Open, finishing the day before the Open starts. Tyler will get the ...

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Team Manager - Application Forms and Role Description

Manawatu Wanganui Golf extend an invitation to interested parties to apply for Team Manager positions for the 2010 Representative  season. Click on below links to download required formsApplication formRole Description ...

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7 players in NZ top 100

As of May 3rd 2010, MWGA had 7 players in the top 100 nationally and 9 in the top 110.26th Tyler Hodge, 46th Ewan Westergaard, 47th Lachie McDonald, 52nd Tyler Lock, 67th Trent Munn, 71st Stu Smith and 74th Josh Munn.Full list here ...

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GLENDINNING CUP 2009

The 2009 Glendinning Cup was hosted by Pahiatua Golf Club on Sunday 20th September.  On a beautiful day for golf and on a well groomed golf course home advantage prevailed with the hosts running out winners by one stableford point from Hawkestone Golf Club with Marton Golf Club third.Click on Results for detailed results ...

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