TOURNAMENT NEWS

The Charles Tour – Taranaki Energy Open Men's   11 Apr - 14 Apr 2013

Charles Tour: Taranaki Energy Open: High and Lows of a week at Ngamotu - Friday, 19 April 2013

The New Plymouth Golf Club hosted the Taranaki Open for the 10 th straight year last week. It was a fine achievement for the club and district. The tournament has a proud record of producing great champions. Players like Doug Holloway, Brad Iles, Mark Brown...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Taranaki Energy Open: Wilkin claims second title at Ngamotu - Sunday, 14 April 2013

Auckland professional Fraser Wilkin loves the pressure moments in golf.   The 24-year-old made a clutch eagle putt on the par 5 18 th at Ngamotu to hold off New Plymouth amateur Brad Hayward and win the Taranaki Energy Open by one shot.   ...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Taranaki Energy Open: Hayward burns up home track - Saturday, 13 April 2013

If New Plymouth local Brad Hayward had any nerves chasing his first Charles Tour title then it certainly didn’t show in today’s third round of the Taranaki Energy Open at the Ngamotu links.     The 21-year-old amateur, who opened with rounds of 65 ...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Taranaki Energy Open: Ropiha eyes exclusive club - Friday, 12 April 2013

Former Taranaki local Troy Ropiha is focused on joining an exclusive club on the Charles Tour.       The 30-year-old Taupo professional, who called Ngamotu home for many years as an amateur, carded a four under par 68 today to jump to an 11 und...     READ MORE

Play underway at Taranaki Energy Open - Thursday, 11 April 2013

The Taranaki Energy Open on the Charles Tour has begun in picture perfect conditions at the New Plymouth Golf Club this morning. Te Anau professional David Klein is the defending champion in a quality field that includes a total of seven former Charles Tour winne...     READ MORE

Charles Tour: Taranaki Energy Open: Pearce blitzes Ngamotu in the sun - Thursday, 11 April 2013

Hastings professional Daniel Pearce is the first round leader of the Taranaki Energy Open after a day of sensational scoring in the sunshine at the Ngamotu Links in New Plymouth.     The 24-year-old rookie professional, who won the Hawera Pro-Am on ...     READ MORE

Taranaki Energy Open: Klein looks to go back to back - Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Te Anau professional David Klein would like nothing more than to defend his Taranaki Energy Open title on the Charles Tour this week at the New Plymouth Golf Club.   Klein managed a breakthrough win on the Charles Tour by overcoming Auckland professional...     READ MORE