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Friday 26 August 2016

National Champs hit Nelson

This week three of our biggest national titles are on the line, all of which are hosted in the ‘Sunshine City’ of Nelson. Kicking off proceedings on August 29 we have the Nomads New Zealand Secondary Schools final. This has been played since 1984 and has pro...

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Friday 26 August 2016

Ko in Solid Position for Weekend

Lydia Ko will head to the weekend four shots off the lead as she attempts to claim a fourth Canadian Pacific Women's Open title. The three-time winner of the tournament - twice as an amateur and last year as a professional - mixed five birdie...

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Thursday 25 August 2016

Normality Resumes

The hang over of the Olympics may still be lingering for New Zealand golf fans, but not for our best athletes. They return to normality on their respective tours as they look to build momentum off the back of their enjoyable Rio experience.     Lydi...

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Thursday 25 August 2016

Lee picks Fox for World Cup of Golf

Danny Lee confirmed his selection of Olympic teammate Ryan Fox as his partner for the 58 th edition of the World Cup of Golf. The pair have just enjoyed flying the flag together in the individual stroke play event at the Rio Olympics where their rela...

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Sunday 21 August 2016

SILVER FOR KO

L ydia Ko has added another milestone to her already impressive golfing career - an Olympic medal. The 19-year-old and world number one has finished second at the Olympic golf event in Rio to take home New Zealand's ninth silver and 17th medal at th...

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Saturday 20 August 2016

The Ko Comeback Begins

It took eight holes - and a hole-in-one - for Lydia Ko to get right back in the mix at Olympic Golf Course. Ko made her ace on the par-3 eighth hole, and along with four birdies in the third round, the world No. 1 suddenly was up with the leaders - si...

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Friday 19 August 2016

Fox & Lee Back to Best

Fox and Lee Back to Best  Straight from Rio Ryan Fox and Danny Lee are back in action this weekend. Fox is continuing his superb European Challenge Tour form as he looks certain to lock away his full exemption on the biggest and best, the European T...

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Friday 19 August 2016

Ko's Putter Cold

Lydia Ko struggling to light up the Olympic Golf Course once again overnight with a quiet round of one under par. With just two birdies and a bogey, the world number one has lost distance on the leaders and now sits seven shots behind Inbee Park. It...

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Thursday 18 August 2016

Campaign Ko Underway

After a big build up, women’s golf finally got underway at the Olympics overnight and Lydia Ko has battled through her first round to finish two under and in a tie for eleventh. After being two over par through her first four holes, the world ...

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Wednesday 17 August 2016

Koing for Gold

Lydia Ko is ready and rearing to go in Rio as she attempts to win New Zealand’s first ever golfing gold medal. Her campaign starts in the early hours of the morning (2:09am NZT) as the nation watches on with anticipation. The Kiwi men have completed ...

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Tuesday 16 August 2016

Rio Leaderboard & Draw

  New Zealand's last hope of a golfing medal at the Rio Olympics gets underway on Thursday and she will start with a late tee time playing in the final group. For Full Draw click here: /uploads/WomensOlympicGolf.pdf         

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Monday 15 August 2016

Victory at the South Pacific Junior Open

It has been a very successful South Pacific Junior Open New Zealand winning the teams title and Tom Parker taking out the men's division!  For full results visit;  /uploads/resultats_spjo_2016_1.pdf

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Monday 15 August 2016

BROWN SENSATIONAL IN NORTH HARBOUR STROKE PLAY

Northland's Luke Brown (The Pines) produced a sensational final round of six under 66 at the Muriwai Links to claim the 2016 North Harbour Stroke Play Championship by just one stroke. Ryan Chisnall (Greenacres and NZ Eisenhower team member) was one...

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Monday 15 August 2016

Men's Olympic Campaign Finishes on a High

Our New Zealand golfers Danny Lee and Ryan Fox finished their Rio campaign on a high note today as Great Britain’s Justin Rose took out the gold medal. Lee shot a solid two under par 69 to finish 27th equal in what was an exciting and new week for th...

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Friday 12 August 2016

Kiwi Golfers Slip of the Pace

Danny Lee and Ryan Fox have had a day in Rio to forget. Lee has shot a five over 76 leaving him 12 shots behind the leader and Fox finished in a tie for 49th after carding 74, three over for the tournament. Danny Lee sadly sealed his fate with a disastrous...

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Thursday 11 August 2016

Rio Leaderboard

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Tuesday 9 August 2016

Strong Kiwi Contingent line up for Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

New Zealand’s top ranked amateur golfers will travel to Seoul, Korea for the eighth edition of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) from 6-9 October. Representing New Zealand this year based on their world amateur golf rankings will be Nick...

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Tuesday 9 August 2016

Olympic Men's Draw

As the anticipation reaches it's peak, the men's draw for the Rio De Janeiro Olympic Games has now been released.  Attached below you will see Danny Lee has stuck gold with an early tee time and hopefully the wind doesn't blow too hard for Ryan Fox in...

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Tuesday 9 August 2016

Passing of Stu Smith

It is with great sadness that NZ Golf share the shocking news that Manawatu Golf Club member, Stu Smith passed away on Saturday evening. This is extremely difficult to comprehend, as apart from having flu like symptoms, he was otherwise fit and health...

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Thursday 4 August 2016

Get on the Green RIO SPECIAL

This weekend golf clubs all over New Zealand have taken the opportunity to offer great green fee deals in preparation for the Rio Olymics. This is a way to celebrate golfs return to the games after more than 100 years and to have casual New Zealand gol...

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Monday 1 August 2016

FOX CLAIMS SECOND CHALLENGE TOUR VICTORY

Auckland’s Ryan Fox has carded an incredible nine-under 62 to surge to victory in the European Challenge Tour's Northern Ireland Open. Starting the day three shots off the lead, the 29 year old quickly changed that with a birdie and an eagle in his opening two...

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Saturday 30 July 2016

Lydia Ko off the pace

Lydia Ko's remarkable run of contention at major tournaments is set to come to an end, with the world number one 13 shots off the pace after three rounds of the Women's British Open. Ko moved up the leaderboard with a three-under par ro...

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Thursday 28 July 2016

Multi Major’s hit before Olympics

N ew Zealand’s Olympic golfers are on a mission to find form before golf returns to the Olympic Games in just 14 days time and our two best are back in business with Lydia Ko and Danny Lee both playing Major Championships this weekend.  For the ...

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Monday 25 July 2016

Fox Finishes Tied 18th

Ryan Fox has finished tied 18th as he looked to defend his  Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge crown on the European Challenge Tour in France  over the weekend. Fox was defending champion and got off to a promising start with a six under 65 in the first rou...

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Thursday 21 July 2016

Kiwi Golf Watch #FoxTracker

Senior Open Championship As said many times at Christmas dinner, “Oldies first” and the same goes in this week’s Kiwi Golf Watch. Tonight the Senior Open Championship tees off at Carnoustie, which is arguably one of the toughest of all O...

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