TOURNAMENT NEWS

The Charles Tour – Port Taranaki Open Men's   29 Sep - 01 Oct 2011

Port Taranaki Open: Carmichael enjoys breakthrough win - Saturday, 1 October 2011

Joshua Carmichael has enjoyed a dream golfing road trip in the Taranaki. The North Harbour professional is the latest breakthrough winner on the Charles Tour claiming the Port Taranaki Open by one shot from good friend Hamish Robertson in cool conditions to...     READ MORE

Ratcliffe takes control at Port Taranaki Open - Friday, 30 September 2011

Auckland amateur Jonathon Ratcliffe is the surprise leader at the halfway stage of the Port Taranaki Open after a superb six under par 66 in warm and fine conditions to lead Waikato pro Jim Cusdin by four shots. The 18-year-old from the Akarana Golf Clu...     READ MORE

Four players share lead in Port Taranaki Open - Thursday, 29 September 2011

Four players share the lead at the Port Taranaki Open after superb rounds of five under par 67 in beautiful conditions at the New Plymouth Golf Club. It’s not often Mount Taranaki is on full display in all its glory and North Harbour amateur Jonathon Ratcliffe, ...     READ MORE

Top field lines up for Port Taranaki Open - Wednesday, 28 September 2011

It is the oldest event on the Charles Tour and the tour’s newest winner Jim Cusdin is looking forward to taking on another strong field at the $40,000 Port Taranaki Open that begins on Thursday at the Ngamotu Golf Club. The 26-year-old, who is fresh from...     READ MORE

Q & A with Troy Ropiha, Defending Port Taranaki Open champion - Wednesday, 28 September 2011

There are few players in the field this week at the Port Taranaki Open that know the New Plymouth Golf Club better than Troy Ropiha. The Taupo professional grew up learning the game on the links of Ngamotu and his local knowledge has seen him win the title ...     READ MORE

Q & A with Troy Ropiha, Defending Port Taranaki Open champion - Wednesday, 28 September 2011

There are few players in the field this week at the Port Taranaki Open that know the New Plymouth Golf Club better than Troy Ropiha. The Taupo professional grew up learning the game on the links of Ngamotu and his local knowledge has seen him win the title ...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Taranaki road trip for NZ's best - Thursday, 22 September 2011

Many of New Zealand’s best will tee it up in Taranaki tomorrow in the beginning of a lucrative road trip where $70,000 is up for grabs over the next 10 days. It is a road trip that has attracted the likes of Richard Lee, who has played on the Japan Golf To...     READ MORE

Charles Tour - Carmichael enjoys breakthrough win - Saturday, 1 October 2011

Joshua Carmichael has enjoyed a dream golfing road trip in the Taranaki. The North Harbour professional is the latest breakthrough winner on the Charles Tour claiming the Port Taranaki Open by one shot from good friend Hamish Robertson in cool conditions today a...     READ MORE