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Friday 1 July 2016

THE TALE OF TED McDOUGALL

The name Ted McDougall is one of folk lore. ‘Big Ted’ as he was known had a glowing golf career which included NZ Amateur titles and an international representative tenure than spanned almost 20 years. Playing in an era that included Sir Bob Charles, Ros...

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Friday 1 July 2016

Kiwi Golf Watch

Take a look to see what golfers will be on the tee. ...

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Thursday 30 June 2016

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

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Wednesday 29 June 2016

Alker Qualifies for Open Championship

New Zealand golfer Steven Alker has officially qualified for the Open Championship hosted by Royal Troon this July. Rivalling a strong 72 man field, Alker was required to finish in the top three to qualify for one of golf’s greatest events and with rounds of 68 a...

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Monday 27 June 2016

KIWI GOLF WATCH

  KIWI GOLF WATCH LPGA TOUR World Number One Lydia Ko has won for the 13 th time on the LPGA Tour and for the 3 rd time this year, after winning the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. Ko lit up the 54 hole tournament with a sparking...

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Monday 27 June 2016

Lydia Wins Again

LYDIA WINS AGAIN World Number One Lydia Ko has won for the 13 th time on the LPGA Tour and for the 3 rd time this year, after winning the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship.  Ko lit up the 54 hole tournament with a sparking course rec...

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Thursday 23 June 2016

Toomey joins headline acts Padraig Harrington & Charl Schwartzel

New Zealand’s own Luke Toomey will tee it up against some of the world’s best after being invited to play at the 2016 ISPS Handa Global Cup hosted by Tokinodai Country Club, Japan. Teeing off today Toomey will be joined in the field by Irish three-time ...

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Wednesday 22 June 2016

WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS NAMED

New Zealand Golf has named two exciting teams to contest the 2016 Eisenhower and Espirito Santo trophies at the World Amateur Team Championships in Mexico. The women selected to take on the world at the Espirito Santo are Julianne Alvarez (Well...

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Thursday 16 June 2016

Review for You

    REVIEW FOR YOU!   The US Open For the 116th US Open we had the chance to see two New Zealanders in action with Danny Lee and Tim Wilkinson both entered in the 156 man field. After what was a very promising ...

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Wednesday 15 June 2016

Nomads Assists in the Development of the Next Generation

New Zealand Golf is pleased to announce a new partnership with Nomads Golf Club (NZ) Inc as the organisation takes over the naming rights of the ‘Nomads New Zealand Secondary Schools Championships’. Nomads Golf was first established in South Africa i...

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Wednesday 15 June 2016

2016 Junior Golf World Cup - Round 3

New Zealand's team of Daniel Hillier, Henry Spring, Inia Logan and Harry Hillier take on the world!  Finishing in ninth place it has been a tough week for these four gentlemen, but they bounced back on the final day to jump inside the top ten.  Henry Spring f...

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Sunday 12 June 2016

Lydia falls short of third Major in a row

Lydia Ko has been beaten in a playoff and fallen just short of three consecutive Major Championships. It has been a long week for the world number one in tough conditions and with media on her back about the chance of making history and after fo...

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Friday 10 June 2016

Chisnall finishes 3rd in Mexican Amateur

Tasman’s Ryan Chisnall has completed a good week at the Mexican Amateur Champs finishing in sold third just three shots behind local winner Aarón Terrazas of Mexico. Playing in a pairs event as well as individual it was a successful week for Chisnall wit...

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Friday 10 June 2016

LYDIA KO SUPPORTED DISTRICT TOURNAMENT A HUGE SUCCESS

The Inaugural North Harbour Lydia Ko Age Group Championship was held on Queen’s Birthday weekend at the prestigious Gulf Harbour Country Club. The 104 strong field which included a 13 players from the Hills Golf Academy in Queensland was in great form th...

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Friday 10 June 2016

PGA TOUR & LPGA COVERAGE RETURNS TO SKY

The PGA TOUR and the LPGA jointly announced today agreements with SKY that will return their tournament coverage to broadcast television. The LPGA conversion begins this week with coverage of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. PGA TOUR coverage will sw...

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Thursday 9 June 2016

Aon insures long-term future of New Zealand Golf

New Zealand Golf is excited to announce a new and improved nationwide partnership with Aon New Zealand. While the previous alignment which has spanned more than 30 years concentrated around the MAP Scheme, the new partnership will look deeper into golf ...

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Wednesday 8 June 2016

Wilkinson Qualifies for US OPEN

Tim Wilkinson has officially qualified for the US Open and his first ever Major Championship. The left hander has finished outright second at the US Open qualifying event in Florida, with the top four progressing to the Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania ne...

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Tuesday 7 June 2016

Hendry in Handy Form after a solo 2nd in Japan

New Zealand's Michael Hendry has enjoyed a successful week on the Japan Tour to finish with three successive rounds of 69 and end up in solo second at the JGT Championship Mori Building Cup. Hendry got off to a slow start with a five-over (76) in hi...

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Friday 3 June 2016

#DantheMan

Danny Lee has carded an impressive six under par (66) to be in a tie for third at Memorial. After an early bogey Lee responded with a birdie and an eagle over the next three holes to find some form at the Golden Bear, Jack Nicklaus's tournament. Lee t...

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Friday 27 May 2016

NATIONAL ACADEMY RE-SELECTED FOR 2016/17

With the New Zealand summer/autumn tournament programme now complete the 2016/17 National Academy has been re-selected for another 12 month term. The current 10 members have all retained their place in the programme and form a key g...

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Friday 27 May 2016

2016 WORLD AMATEUR TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS

The countdown is on to the naming of the men’s and women’s teams to represent New Zealand at the World Amateur Teams Championship’s in Mexico later this year. The naming of the three men and women to contest for the Eisenhower and E...

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Thursday 26 May 2016

Wenyung Keh & Julianne Alvarez apart of History

New Zealand's Wenyung Keh and Julianne Alvarez were apart of history this afternoon as their US College team, The Washington Huskies won the NCAA Golf Championship for the first time in history. Much like their semi final there was no shortage of dr...

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Wednesday 25 May 2016

New Zealand Golf puts their foot on the accelerator with Holden

New Zealand Golf is pleased to announce a new long-term partnership with Holden. As a natural extension to Holden’s existing golf partnerships, the new alignment shifts Holden’s presence into top gear taking it nationwide. Holden already have alignments a...

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Monday 23 May 2016

Wilkinson Continues Consistency

Kiwi left-hander Tim Wilkinson has continued to impress with a top 10 finish at the AT & T Byron Nelson tournament in Texas this morning. After a solid week at the Wells Fargo Championship earlier this month, Wilkinson seems to be hitting his straps on the ...

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Thursday 19 May 2016

Kiwi Pro Watch

We have an exciting weekend of golf ahead with many New Zealand golfers teeing it up from tomorrow. The golfing season may be over in New Zealand, but with Kiwi golfers spread all over the globe, there is no shortage of players to keep up with and to kee...

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