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Ashby Bergh Trophy & McGuire Hendon Cup

16 July 2019

Ashby Bergh Trophy Winners 2019 Amberley Red LR The Ashby Bergh Trophy and McGuire Hendon Cup matches were played at Rangiora Golf Club on Sunday in fine, cool conditions with the course in great order. The Ashby Bergh Trophy match was between Weedons Red (Canterbury Central Patterson Cup Winner) and Amberley Red (Canterbury North Templeton Cup Winner) with Amberley Red’s team of, from left Steve Thomas, Glen Smith, Dean Walker, Sean Heslop, Rowan Turnbull, Steve Hartley, Mark Neale, Gavin Burrows and Phil Cumming defeating Weedons Red's Chris Hay, Mike Methven, David White, Dave Stubbs, Steve Johnson and Terry Sullivan 4-2. There were some great matches with Amberley Red’s No....

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Great turnout for Canterbury Junior Event

15 July 2019

IMG 6 A field of 45 junior golfers competed in the Canterbury Junior Tournament played at the Rangiora Golf Club. Two events were held with both 18 holes and 9 holes on offer to cater for the various stages of development. Rangiora provided a great course with the juniors all enjoying the challenge. The grade 1 boys section was won by Hayato Miya on 74 one shot clear of his brother Yuki Miya (both Russley) with Lachie MacKay (Waimairi Beach) and Mika MacDonald (Christchurch) taking out the net prizes. Kaiapoi's Retief Beneke won the grade 2 net on a countback from Joseph Hall (Weedons)...

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Brownie Cup Champions - Weedons Black

9 July 2019

Brownie Cup Winner 2019 Weedons Black LR The Final Round of the Canterbury Central Brownie Cup Interclub Competition was played at Burnham Golf Club on Sunday. The Weedons Black team of, from left Keith Mills, Shane Chatterton, Stephen Harrison, Shane Lacey, Darryl Campbell, Barrie Matthews and Gary Dixon defeated Tai Tapu 6.5-2.5 in their final match to remain unbeaten throughout the competition with a record of eight wins and one half from their nine games, to be crowned Brownie Cup Champions. Runner up was Burnham, with Charteris Bay finishing third.   Shane Chatterton pictured left, also won the Barkle Cup for the best individual performance, remaining unbeaten with five wins and two...

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Canterbury North v Marlborough Match

8 July 2019

The fixture between Canterbury North and Marlborough was a closely fought affair. The match was played at the Kaikoura Golf Club with the course in excellent condition. Seniors - Canterbury North won 9-6Juniors - Draw 3-3Intermediates - Marlborough won 7.5-4.5  Click here to view the results

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Richards Trophy & Cresswell Cup

1 July 2019

Cresswell Cup Winners 2019 Weedons Red LR 1 The Richards Trophy and Cresswell Cup matches were played at Hororata yesterday in cool, sunny conditions and the course in great order. The Richards Trophy match was between Harewood (Winner of Metropolitan A) and Amberley Red (Winner of Templeton Cup) with the Amberley Red team of Shaun Heslop, Steve Thomas, Karl Rattray, Rowan Turnbull, Glen Smith, Dean Walker, Mark Neale and Graham Demmocks defeating Harewood's Ramon Coleman, Terry Coleman, Barry Coleman, Guy Chambers, Colin Posa, Peter Coleman, John Hamilton and Marcus Wyatt 7-1 at the end of some very close matches, with five of the eight matches decided on the 17th...

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Case Study - A Collaborative Approach to Growing Participation

1 July 2019

Case Study Front Page Futures Canterbury Web Following on from the success of hubs for young people in other regions, Canterbury Golf in partnership with New Zealand Golf and participating golf clubs has formed the Futures Canterbury Selwyn Hub to provide quality golf experiences for young people and families. Four months on from the launch of the Selwyn Hub, we sat down with Rachel Thow, Golf Development Manager for Canterbury Golf, to discuss the role of Futures Canterbury in growing participation in the Selwyn region and future plans for this project. Click here to read the case study written by New Zealand Golf Regional Support Manager Richard Hudson.

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Amelia Garvey Named in Astor Trophy Team

28 June 2019

Amelia Garvey NZ Stroke Play Courtesy of NZ Golf New Zealand Golf has named a mix of youth and experience to play for the Astor Trophy in Canada in August. Auckland is well represented with Wenyung Keh and Carmen Lim making the team. Wellington’s Julianne Alvarez makes her third Astor Trophy appearance and Canterbury’s Amelia Garvey is selected for her first. This year’s Astor Trophy will take place at Royal Colwood Golf Club, Victoria, British Columbia, August 26th – September 1st. Formerly known as the Commonwealth Tournament, the Astor Trophy is contested every four years between teams of top women amateur golfers from Great Britain and Ireland, Australia, Canada,...

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2019 Canterbury Golf Annual Awards Dinner

24 June 2019

21 June 2019 42 The 2019 Canterbury Golf Annual Awards Dinner was hosted for the first time at Christchurch Golf Club last Friday evening. 140 club members, sponsors, invited guests, and Canterbury Golf personnel and stakeholders sat in the recently rebuilt club house and enjoyed an evening of awards, interviews and entertainment. MC Phil McGoldrick again did a fantastic job keeping the evening flowing and punctuating the formalities with golfing anecdotes and humour. It was announced early that guest speaker Israel Dagg was not able to make the awards due to commitments with the Super 15 quarter-final between the Crusaders and Highlanders. However as it...

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Results - 2019 Canterbury 4BBB Championship

23 June 2019

Riccarton park preview It was a fine but cool day at the 2019 Riccarton Park Golf Complex Canterbury 4BBB Championship at Russley Golf Club. With no wind there was some good scoring but the challenging Russley layout still played tough for many players. The men's championship was won by the Templeton pairing of Sam Purdon and Ryan Bellamy who combined for a seven under par 65. They beat the pairings of Nic Kay and Nick Franzmann, and Josh Roche and Reid Hilton by one shot. Roche and Hilton were hot early and were six under through eight holes, but could not add to their...

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2019 Canterbury 4BBB Championship at Russley this Sunday!

21 June 2019

Riccarton park preview The 2019 Riccarton Park Golf Complex Canterbury 4BBB Championship is being played at Russley this Sunday, and has again attracted a full and quality field to compete for the Canterbury titles. In the men's field the top rated pair are Kazuma Kobori and Hiroki Miya on a combined handicap index of +8.7. They are closely followed by the pairings of Cameron Grant and Jordan Bakermans, Nic Kay and Nick Franzmann, Mike Toeke and Jason Sincock, and Josh Roche and Reid Hilton - all on plus combined handicaps. Last year's champions Brett Turner and Steve Bell are back to defend and having...

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