TOURNAMENT NEWS

The Charles Tour - Carrus Open Men's   15 Sep - 18 Sep 2011

Carrus Open: Cusdin enjoys breakthrough win - Sunday, 18 September 2011

Jim Cusdin plans to take tomorrow off work – he thinks he deserves it after claiming his first four round win as a professional. The Waikato pro won the Carrus Tauranga Open by two shots when he fired a four under 66 in wet conditions and endured a...     READ MORE

Carrus Tauranga Open: Cusdin Steals Show - Saturday, 17 September 2011

Waikato professional Jim Cusdin saved his best for the third round shooting a six under par 64 to earn a one shot lead after three rounds of the Carrus Tauranga Open. Cusdin, who opened with rounds of 65 and 70, will have his best chance of winning his ...     READ MORE

Carrus Tauranga Open: Paddison makes his move - Friday, 16 September 2011

Wellington professional Gareth Paddison has a three shot lead at the Carrus Tauranga Open after an impressive six under par 64 in fine but cold conditions in round two at the Tauranga Golf Club. The experienced left hander, who has played on the European Tour...     READ MORE

Carrus Tauranga Open: Hendry begins in style - Thursday, 15 September 2011

North Harbour professional Michael Hendry has confirmed why he is the tournament favourite with a five under par 65 earning him a share of the lead in the opening round of the Carrus Tauranga Open. The 2009 champion got off to a fast start getting to ...     READ MORE

Hendry confident ahead of Carrus Tauranga Open - Tuesday, 13 September 2011

North Harbour professional Michael Hendry has never lacked confidence and the three time winner on the Charles Tour sounded a warning to his rivals ahead of the Carrus Tauranga Open which begins on Thursday. “I am feeling really good – I am hitting it bett...     READ MORE

Carrus Open Rain Delay - 2.50pm update - Sunday, 18 September 2011

The siren has sounded at the Carrus Open as heavy rain has flooded many greens.  Players are making their way to the clubhouse as the tournament team work hard to squeegy the excess water. An update will be given to players at 1.30pm with play l...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Paddison impressed by Fox - Thursday, 15 September 2011

New Zealand professional Gareth Paddison believes Ryan Fox is a successful professional in waiting but added the country’s leading amateur has some areas of his game he needs to work on. The left hander, who is currently 10th on the One Asia Order of Me...     READ MORE

Advice for amateurs playing the Carrus Tauranga Open Pro-am - Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Michael Hendry is one of the favourites for this week’s Carrus Tauranga Open. He finished runner up there in 2010 to Ben Campbell and the previous year won his maiden title on the Charles Tour. He knows the Tauranga Golf Club well and is accustomed to playing...     READ MORE