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Friday 20 September 2019

Spirit International team named

New Zealand Golf have named a team to compete in The Spirit International held at Whispering Pines Golf Club in Texas later this year. Matt McLean (Harewood), Tyler Wood (Palmerston North), Wenyung Keh (Pakuranga), and Momoka Kobori (Rangiora) make ...

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Thursday 19 September 2019

Previewing your North Island Strokeplay Championships

The North Island Strokeplay Championship boasts an impressive field once again as players compete for two separate trophies. Both the North Island Strokeplay and BOP Open trophies are on the line at Whakatane Golf Club this weekend and defending champion M...

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Thursday 19 September 2019

Make Time, Play 9 is here!

Make Time, Play  9 encourag es people to make time in their day to do things that are meaningful to them, to be active, to be with their friends and family, to take on a new personal challenge, and to have fun. What better way to do that...

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Wednesday 18 September 2019

Fox returns to the BMW PGA Championship

Kiwi number one Ryan Fox is teeing it up alongside some of the world’s best this week at the BMW PGA Championship. The event is played at a familiar hunting ground for Fox; the Wentworth Golf Club in Surrey, England, and has attracted some of the bi...

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Monday 16 September 2019

Latest Podcast with On the Tee Golf NZ: Thoughts on Lydia Ko

Former touring pro and NZ golf legend, John Lister, a friend of the Ko family and someone who has followed Lydia's career since she began playing golf, joins hosts Tom and Brendan to offer his thoughts on her career and the so-called "David Leadbe...

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Monday 16 September 2019

Two more Kiwi's advance to third stage of Japan Tour School

Luke Brown will be joined by Denzel Ieremia and Woonchul Na at the third stage of Japanese Qualifying School later this year. Both Ieremia and Na easily progressed after finishing in a tie for third and a tie for 12 th respectively. The top 45 players and ties p...

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Thursday 12 September 2019

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION   Wednesday 18th, Practice DayThursday 19th, Course closed for AM-AM, shotgun start at 11.30am Friday 20th, Round 1Saturday 21st, Round 2 (36 hole cut follows, top 45 men plus ties, top 18 women plus ties)Sunday 22nd, Ro...

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Thursday 12 September 2019

Kiwi duo take on KLM Open on European Tour

Daniel Hillier will be joined by another Kiwi who boasts a wealth of experience on the European Tour as he makes his professional debut at the KLM Open tonight. Michael Campbell will tee it up for the second week in a row on Europe’s main tour after missin...

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Wednesday 11 September 2019

New Zealand Golf name Nomura Cup side

New Zealand Golf have named a team with a mix of youth and experience to compete for the Nomura Cup, which is to be held at Clearwater Bay in Hong Kong. Kazuma Kobori (Rangiora), Luke Brown (The Pines), Harry Hillier (Te Puke), and Kerry Mountca...

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Tuesday 10 September 2019

Hillier to make European Tour Debut this week

New Zealand’s highest ranked amateur Daniel Hillier has made the transition into the professional ranks. Having won the first stage of European Tour Qualifying School last week, he will make his European Tour debut at the KLM Open in the Netherlands. Daniel...

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Monday 9 September 2019

Geary makes leap up Challenge Tour Rankings

Josh Geary has recorded his second second-place finish this season at the Open de Bretagne in France to jump inside the top 15 in the Challenge Tour Rankings.   Geary carded rounds of 68, 67, 70, and 64 to finish at 11-under for the tournament, just...

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Friday 6 September 2019

Hewitt makes history with NZ Age Groups win

Liam Hewitt has broken a long-standing drought to become the first Southlander in 40 years to win the New Zealand Age Group Championship. The win didn’t come without drama as Hewitt had to go into a playoff with Wellington’s Jayden Ford at the end o...

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Friday 6 September 2019

Make Time, Play 9 is here!

New Zealand Golf is excited to announce the launch of Make Time, Play 9. A new programme to promote a shorter format of golf as ideal ways to enjoy playing the sport in less time, spend quality time with friends and family, and play competitively or for the...

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Thursday 5 September 2019

Ford and Xu lead NZ Age Groups going into last round

Wellington’s Jayden Ford has stormed into the lead at the New Zealand Age Group Championships at Cromwell Golf Club. The Judgeford Golf Club member shot a second consecutive round of 69 to be at six-under for the tournament, one shot clear of Hayato...

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Thursday 5 September 2019

Wanganui Golf Club's 125th Jubilee

Registrations are now open for the Wanganui Golf Club’s 125 th Jubilee, being held on Labour weekend, October 25-28 The organising committee has planned a full weekend of activities, most of those centered on the Belmont course. The weekend ...

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Thursday 5 September 2019

Campbell set to make most of European Tour start

Michael Campbell joins fellow Kiwi Ryan Fox in a rare European Tour this week as he tees it up at the Porsche European Open. Campbell has been very active in his return to the professional game basing himself on the Staysure Tour. He’s jetted back to Ger...

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Wednesday 4 September 2019

Akarana members steal the show in round one of NZ Age Groups

Two Akarana members have found themselves up the top of the leader board after day one at the New Zealand Age Group Championships. On the boy’s side of the draw, young Joshua Bai has fired a five-under 67 around Cromwell Golf Club to take the ea...

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Wednesday 4 September 2019

New Zealand Golf's Sustainability Pledge

Major associations make commitment to deliver on core values of environmental stewardship, respect for culture and community, and use of clean, renewable resources. Auckland, August 2019 The golf bodies of New Zealand have today announce...

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Tuesday 3 September 2019

Previewing your NZ Age Group Championship

The New Zealand Age Group Championship is set to deliver once again as a quality field will battle for their respective age group titles starting tomorrow at Cromwell Golf Club and Millbrook. Having played host to the New Zealand Secondary Schools yesterday, co...

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Tuesday 3 September 2019

MacLeans College defend their Secondary School's trophy

MacLeans College have once again shown their class, defending their New Zealand Secondary Schools trophy they won for the first time a year ago.  The team of Jimmy Zheng, Vivian Lu, Jarrod Millar, and Henry Wang were heavy favourites coming into th...

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Tuesday 3 September 2019

Jay Carter's Astor Trophy Blog - Day 5

The goal was clear today, we wanted to win the trophy and to achieve that we needed to halve our match with Australia, which regardless of the sport is no mean feat, especially in golf. We had worked hard all week and baked the cake, now it was ...

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Monday 2 September 2019

Hendry hits form in Japan

Michael Hendry has secured his best finish of 2019 on the Japan Tour, with a tie for sixth at the RIZAP KBC Augusta. Hendry fired rounds of 67, 66, 66, and 71 to finish at 18-under par for the tournament, eight shots back of the champion. This is...

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Monday 2 September 2019

New Zealand win Astor Trophy

New Zealand have won the Astor Trophy for the first time in history after defeating Australia in a tense showdown on the final day. It was a battle of the Tasman to see who would be crowned Astor Trophy champions at the beginning of the final day at...

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Monday 2 September 2019

TOURNAMENT SCORING

FINAL SCORES Round 1 Scores MacLeans College back to back Champions. Story to come

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Monday 2 September 2019

Jay Carter's Astor Trophy Blog - Day 4

There is show on TV called “Penn and Teller fool us” where magicians get up on stage and present magic tricks to Penn and Teller and they must work out how they did it, usually Penn and Teller can work it out but occasionally they get fooled. Yesterday ag...

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