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Thursday 18 September 2014

Hilton Lake Taupo Masters this October

Have you ever dreamed of playing in The Masters ? Joining that list of famous winners? Playing that one special shot that will be remembered forever (by you anyway!), holding the trophy aloft on the final day? The Hilton Lake Taupo Masters may...

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Thursday 18 September 2014

Carrus Open: Quality field lines up in Tauranga

A quality field will contest the women’s Carrus Open title next week at the Tauranga Golf Club. There will be a new champion in 2014 with Munchin Keh, who managed a fine comeback victory in 2013, not playing after representing New Zealand at th...

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Thursday 18 September 2014

Charles Tour: Carrus Open: Brown looks for ideal buildup in Tauranga

Tauranga-based professional Mark Brown said the upcoming Carrus Open will play a big role in his attempt to get back on the European Tour. The 39-year-old Wellington pro, who finished runner-up at the New Zealand Open in March, has had a quie...

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Cheeky9 rolls out fresh NZ-wide format

A childhood golfing trio is adding golf into the after-work social sporting options with a fresh new format to be played at over 15 clubs around the country this summer. Nick White, Charles Thompson and Angus Newsam, of Cheeky9 have created a...

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Les Mills - New Zealand Golf: Fitness Tips: Series 2 - Tip 8 Warm Up

New Zealand Golf and Les Mills are pleased to complete the second series of golf fitness tips after a great response from the golf community . The first seven tips – on core stability, chest and shoulder flexibility, flexibility and High Performance, c...

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship: Six Kiwis line up for Royal Melbourne

New Zealand will have six golfers competing at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne next month.   Tae Koh (Manukau), Josh Munn (Manawatu), James Beale (North Shore), Jordan Bakermans (Christchurch), Tyler Hodge (Levin) ...

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Monday 15 September 2014

Wellington Stroke Play: Hodge’s clean up at Miramar

It was a good weekend to have the surname Hodge at the Wellington Stroke Play Championship at the Miramar Golf Club. Levin siblings Tyler and Brydie Hodge claimed the men’s and women’s titles, the latter continuing a dream month after she won ...

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Monday 15 September 2014

South Pacific Open – Toomey completes fine week in Noumea

Waikato amateur Luke Toomey has secured his best finish in a professional event.   The 21-year-old from the Riverside Golf Club has finished in a share of second place at the South Pacific Open in New Caledonia.   The New Zealand Stroke Play...

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Monday 15 September 2014

Evian Championship: Ko has top-10 finish in France

World No.3 Lydia Ko has come up short of making history at the year’s final major, the Evian Championship in France. The 17-year-old from the Gulf Harbour Country Club carded an even-par 71 at the Evian Golf Resort in Evian-Les-Bains to finish i...

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Sunday 14 September 2014

World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis finish T22 in Japan

New Zealand has rallied on the final day of the World Amateur Teams Championship in Japan to finish in a share of 22 nd place. The Kiwis began the day in a share of 23rd place and climbed one place after carding a seven-under par team total at ...

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Saturday 13 September 2014

Evian Championship: Ko only five back in France

World No.3 Lydia Ko is in contention at the halfway stage of the Evian Championship in France. The 17-year-old from Gulf Harbour Country Club, who opened with a two-under par 69 at the Evian Resort Golf Club in Evian-Les-Bains to be tied 12 th ...

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Friday 12 September 2014

World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis lose ground in Japan

New Zealand has failed to make any impression on the leaderboard on day three of the World Amateur Teams Championship in Japan. The Kiwis began the day in a share of 21 st place and have dropped seven places after carding a three-under par...

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Friday 12 September 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Shilton in contention in Noumea

Waikato professional Brad Shilton is in a share of second place at the South Pacific Open in New Caledonia. The former Eisenhower rep, who won the title in 2012 for the biggest win of his career, has carded rounds of 68 and 65 at the Tina Golf C...

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Friday 12 September 2014

Evian Championship: Ko has steady start in France

World No.3 Lydia Ko has made a solid start to the year’s final major, the Evian Championship in France. The 17-year-old, who is trying to become the youngest major winner in history, opened with a two-under par 69 at the Evian Resort Golf C...

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Eisenhower World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis fight back in Japan

New Zealand has bounced back on day two of the 29 th World Amateur Teams Championship in Japan.  The Kiwis, who opened with an even-par team total to be tied 41 st , combined for a five-under par team total on day two at the Oshit...

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Thursday 11 September 2014

Evian Championship: Ko refreshed and ready to go in France

World No.3 Lydia Ko knows this week is her final chance to claim one of golf’s oldest records. The 17-year-old from the Gulf Harbour Country Club is feeling rested and refreshed as she looks to become the youngest major champion in history at t...

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Wednesday 10 September 2014

Eisenhower World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis slow off the mark in Japan

New Zealand has got off to a slow start to the 29 th World Amateur Team Championship in Japan.   The Kiwis opened with an even-par team total on day one at the Iriyama Course of the Karuizawa Golf Club to be in a share of 41 st place. ...

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Wednesday 10 September 2014

Les Mills – New Zealand Golf: Fitness Tips: Series 2 – Tip 7 Leg Flexibility

New Zealand Golf and Les Mills are pleased to continue the second series of golf fitness tips after a great response from the golf community .   The first six tips – on core stability, chest and shoulder flexibility, flexibility, High Performance, core st...

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Tuesday 9 September 2014

Eisenhower World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis feeling confident in Japan

The New Zealand team is feeling confident ahead of the 29 th World Amateur Team Championship which begins tomorrow in Japan.  Vaughan McCall (Gore), Tae Koh (Manukau) and Josh Munn (Manawatu) are completing their preparations at t...

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Monday 8 September 2014

Lucrative purse on offer in Auckland for women's golf professionals

The best women golfers on both sides of the Tasman have the opportunity to vie for a lucrative prize purse in Auckland in November.  The New Zealand Professional Women Golfers (NZPWG), hoping to inspire more golfers to follow in the foots...

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Sunday 7 September 2014

Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis finish 34th in Japan

New Zealand has finished in 34 th place out of the 50 teams at the 26 th Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championship in Japan. The Kiwis dropped one place in the final round at the Iriyama Course of the Karuizawa Golf Club when they ...

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Friday 5 September 2014

Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis slip again in Japan

New Zealand has continued its tumultuous week at the 26 th Espirito Santo Worlds Team Championship in Japan. The Kiwis, who bounced back in round two with a six-under par team total at the Oshitate Course of the Karuizawa Golf Club to cli...

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Friday 5 September 2014

NZ Age Group Championship - Hodge completes family history in Taupo

Manawatu - Wanganui rep Brydie Hodge never stopped believing that she could win the New Zealand Under 19 title. The 18-year-old from the Levin Golf Club, who began the final round six shots back from Canterbury golfer Hillary O’Connor, had a conversa...

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Friday 5 September 2014

New Zealand Age Group Championship: Gill completes dream finish in Taupo

Northland golfer Taylor Gill has won his first national title in style today when he birdied the final four holes at the Taupo Golf Club to claim the New Zealand Under 19 Championship. The 16-year-old from the Bay of Islands Golf Club fired a three-under pa...

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Thursday 4 September 2014

Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championship: Kiwis fight back in Japan

New Zealand has rallied in impressive fashion on day two of the 26 th Espirito Santo World Amateur Teams Championship in Japan. The Kiwis, who got off to a disappointing start, opening with a 10-over par total to be in a share of 45 th place ...

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