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Tuesday 21 October 2014

John Jones Steel Harewood Open: Keh the favourite in Christchurch

Auckland amateur Munchin Keh will look to continue her incredible dominance on the Charles Tour this week in Christchurch. The 21-year-old from the Titirangi Golf Club has been the overwhelmingly dominant player in the local series since Lydia Ko won tit...

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Tuesday 21 October 2014

Charles Tour: John Jones Steel Harewood Open: Campbell looks for big pro debut at home

Otago golfer Thomas Campbell cannot wait to make his professional debut on New Zealand soil.   The US based Kiwi, who shot to prominence last week when he advanced to the second stage of qualifying for the Web.Com Tour, will headline the John...

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Tuesday 21 October 2014

Asia Pacific Amateur Championship: Munn completes preparation for Royal Melbourne

Manawatu golfer Joshua Munn feels like he has “all the shots in the bag” that he will need to contend at the Asia Pacific Amateur Championship this week in Royal Melbourne.   The New Zealand Amateur Champion has played the famed Victorian layo...

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Monday 20 October 2014

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship: Koh looks for big week at Royal Melbourne

Auckland golfer Tae Koh believes there is no way to block out the fact that if he wins the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship this week he will be invited to play at Augusta National for The Masters in 2015. The Australian Amateur Champion will spearh...

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Sunday 19 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Fox ecstatic with WA Open win

Auckland professional Ryan Fox has won the WA Open Championship by an emphatic six shots.   Starting the day tied for the lead, Fox made his intentions known early with a birdie on the first before going on to shot a five-under par 67 for a tourn...

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Sunday 19 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Fox claims WA Open in style

Auckland professional Ryan Fox has claimed his first win on the PGA Tour of Australasia in emphatic style.   The 27-year-old, who began the final round in a share of the lead with South Australian pro Paul Spargo on 18-under par, was in a class of hi...

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Friday 17 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Fox in the hunt in Perth

Auckland professional Ryan Fox has got off to a blistering start to the Western Australian Open Championship in Perth. The 27-year-old, who last week advanced to the second stage of qualifying for the Web.Com Tour, carded an eight-under par 64 ...

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Friday 17 October 2014

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship – Beale looks to back up big season

US-based amateur James Beale has been the form Kiwi golfer on the world stage this year but he is the unknown quantity heading into the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship next week.   The 21-year-old made international headlines in August when h...

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Thursday 16 October 2014

New Zealand Golf: New videos added to the site

New Zealand Golf has recently uploaded a series of new videos to their website.   The latest releases include the following:   1. What is Casual Golf? Dave Mangan, the General Manager at New Zealand Golf, and Jan Rowsell, t...

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Thursday 16 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Geary confident in WA Open title defence

Mount Maunganui pro Josh Geary is set to defend his John Hughes Nexus Risk Services WA Open Championship title this week from the 16-19 October 2014 at Cottesloe Golf Club.  Geary notched up his first win on the PGA Tour of Australasia when he wo...

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Thursday 16 October 2014

Charles Tour: John Jones Steel Harewood Open: Hamilton returns to happy hunting ground

It is not surprising that Omanu professional James Hamilton has one clear memory from his breakthrough win on the Charles Tour last year.   The 25-year-old returns to Christchurch next week for the John Jones Steel Harewood Open looking to rel...

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Tuesday 14 October 2014

NZ Women Seniors 2015 - Entry Form for St Andrews

The New Zealand Women's Seniors will be staged at the St Andrews Golf Club in Hamilton from February 23 - 26. The tournament is open to all affiliated golfers, aged 50 and over on all handicap levels.  CLICK HERE FOR THE ENTRY FORM  

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Monday 13 October 2014

BMW New Zealand Open: Unique golf experience on offer for Earlybird ticket buyers

Tickets for the world’s most unique National Open have gone on sale – with Earlybird buyers getting the chance to win the finest  ‘money can’t buy’ Queenstown golfing experience.   New Zealand’s premier golf event, the BMW New Zealand Open, ...

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Monday 13 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Ko finishes eighth in Malaysia

World No.3 Lydia Ko has failed to fire in the final round of the Sime Darby LPGA event in Malaysia.  The 17-year-old, who began in a share of third place, was hunting her third title in her rookie season on the LPGA Tour but had to settle for a share of eigh...

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Thursday 9 October 2014

Kiwi Pro Watch: Fox makes a charge in Texas

Auckland professional Ryan Fox is on the charge at the first stage of qualifying for the Web.Com Tour in Texas. The 27-year-old, who fought back in round one with five birdies in a six hole stretch to post a one-under par 71, continued his momentu...

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Wednesday 8 October 2014

Junior Girls Interprovincial - Final Results

The Junior  Girls   Interprovincial Championship is being staged this week at the Rotorua Golf Club.  First Sovereign Trust Girls Interprovincial Golf Championship at Rotorua Golf Club. Teams of 6 girls Under 21 years of age the top 3 players play off th...

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Tuesday 7 October 2014

BMW Group announced as naming rights sponsor for the 2015 BMW New Zealand Open.

The world’s most unique National Open has joined forces with a global golf brand – BMW Group has been announced today as the naming rights sponsor for the 2015 BMW New Zealand Open.   At a launch in Auckland, attended by the Prime Minister th...

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Monday 6 October 2014

Srixon International Junior Classic: Hamilton the best of the Kiwis in NSW

Waikato golfer Brooke Hamilton was the best of the Kiwis at the Srixon International Junior Classic at the Maitland Golf Club in New South Wales.  The Hamilton Golf Club member had rounds of 75, 73, 79 and 76 for a 15-over par total to finish in ...

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Monday 6 October 2014

New benefits for casual golfers

Register for FREE to receive the below benefits, and s ign up by 31 October to go in the draw to win LOVE Golf prize packs! : REGISTER HERE   WHAT IS CASUAL GOLF? FIND OUT HERE     GET YOUR OLD SCORES BACK All past members of golf clubs who have h...

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Friday 3 October 2014

Junior Interprovincial – Bay of Plenty defends their title in Cambridge

Bay of Plenty has successfully defended their Junior Interprovincial title today after defeating North Harbour in the final at the Cambridge Golf Club.    The team from the Bay, who went through the opening five rounds undefeated to top Pool A...

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Friday 3 October 2014

Charles Tour: Carrus Open: Highs and lows of a week at the Tauranga Golf Club

The Carrus Open arguably had the strongest field ever assembled on the Charles Tour. New Zealand Golf PR and Media Manager Peter Thornton looks back on the highlights of a special week in the Bay of Plenty.  Brown joins an exclusive club:  To pu...

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Thursday 2 October 2014

World Junior Golf Championship: Kiwis finish 15th in Canada

New Zealand has finished off the pace at the inaugural World Junior Golf Championship in Canada. The Kiwis saved their best for last when they managed a four-over par, 148 total, in the final round at the Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham, Ontario. ...

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Wednesday 1 October 2014

NZ Golf: Case Studies: Series Six released

New Zealand Golf is continuing the initiative to create a greater community through the sharing of information in Case Studies.  The Case Studies are designed to celebrate innovate thinking and success in clubs and communities around New Zealand. ...

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Monday 29 September 2014

World Junior Golf Championship: Kiwis off the pace in Canada

New Zealand has made a disappointing start to the inaugural World Junior Golf Championship in Canada.      The Kiwis combined for a 12-over par round one total at the Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham, Ontario to be 16 th out of the 16 teams competing a...

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Sunday 28 September 2014

Carrus Open: Hunter completes rout in Tauranga

North Harbour professional Jenna Hunter has ended her title drought on the Charles Tour in emphatic fashion. The 26-year-old South African born Kiwi has won the Carrus Open by 12 shots at the Tauranga Golf Club when she carded a one-over par 7...

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