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Canterbury Golf Captains Day Tournament

15 February 2021

Captains Day Winners 2021 Burnham Cropped Canterbury Golf Captains Day Tournament was held at Greendale Golf Club on Friday in perfect golfing conditions and the course in great order. It's always a great opportunity for Canterbury Men and Women Club Captains to enjoy each others company and share ideas from their respective clubs. Some excellent scoring, in particular by the Ladies Club Captains saw the top 9 teams separated by just 6 stableford points. Burnham's Club Captains Aaron Tallott (39 pts) and Audrey Flower (40pts) won the tournament with a combined total of 79 stableford points. In second place a point back on 78 points were Hawarden's Allan...

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House of Travel Tour

8 February 2021

House of Travel Tour Winners The House of Travel Tour combines the Southland Stroke Play, the Otago Stroke Play and the Canterbury Stroke Play. Click here to view the results. The winners of the House of Travel Tour are pictured. Women's Open WinnerSumin KangMen's U19 WinnerZach MayMen's Open WinnerKazuma KoboriMen's Open Runner UpPhil Bungard These players were awarded travel vouchers to assist with tournament expenses. The vouchers totalling $3250 are supported by the sponsors of the tour, Aotea Electric, House of Travel, Golf Southland, Golf Otago, the Otago Golf Club and Canterbury Golf.      

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Mountcastle Triumphs at Canterbury Strokeplay

7 February 2021

Canterbury Stroke Play Champions 2021 min New Zealand and Wellington rep Kerry Mountcastle staged a spectacular back nine comeback to beat Canterbury's Kazuma Kobori by one shot for the Men's Championship at the 2021 Smiths City Canterbury Strokeplay held at Clearwater this weekend. Kobori led by a shot starting the final round and by the 12th hole had built that lead up to three shots courtesy of a short game masterclass - sinking many length putts, and a chip-in on 12. Mountcastle was striking the ball well but couldn't capitalise missing several makeable birdie putts through to hole 14. On this tricky par 5 he hit an...

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Results - 2021 Smiths City Canterbury Strokeplay

6 February 2021

Results Click the links below to view the current results. Men's OpenMen's MastersWomen's OpenWomen's Masters As cards are processed the scores are available to see on the Golf NZ website under Clearwater Golf Club competitions at the bottom of the page, click here to view.  Round 3 Draw

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Preview - 2021 Smiths City Canterbury Stroke Play

4 February 2021

Smiths City Logo web The highest quality field ever assembeld will compete at the 2021 Smiths City Canterbury Strokeplay to be held at Clearwater Golf Club this weekend. Over 40 players were balloted out with a 3 handicap required to get into the Men's Championship field. It should be an interesting tournament with many new faces in the field from throughout New Zealand. Many are attracted by the House of Travel Tour prizes on offer across the Canterbury, Otago and Southland Stroke Plays, with the Canterbury Stroke Play being the last leg of the tour. Smiths City are also putting up two Sleepyhead Queen-sized...

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Pegasus win Pollock Cup

25 January 2021

Pegasus Pollock Cup Champions 2020   The rescheduled 2020 Pollock Cup final between Pegasus and Christchurch was held in fine hot weather at Waitikiri on Sunday 24 January.  The Waitikiri course was presented in excellent condition and as usual offered up its challenges with its many dog-leg holes.  At No. 1 for the Pegasus was Momoka Kobori, playing her last amateur game before entering a professional career.  In a very close match she defeated Christchurch's Catherine Bell 3/2.    Pegasus then secured two other wins -  one from Deanna Matthews Pegasus No.3 defeating Melissa Newburn 3/1 and the other from Bobbi Oliver at No.5 for Pegasus defeating Margaret-Mary Coughlan...

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Canterbury Golf Life Member Terry Downey Passes Away

11 January 2021

Canterbury Golf Life Member Terry Downey passed away last Friday morning at Parklands Care Home in Papanui. He had been in poor health for some time. He was heavily involved with the administration of Canterbury Golf culminating in being President in 1984. He was also a long time member of the Canterbury Golf Referees Association. The funeral service for Terry will be held at the Lamb & Hayward Westpark Chapel on Wairakei Rd at 2pm on Friday 15th January.

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2020 Pollock Cup Final this Sunday at Waitikiri!

22 December 2020

The rescheduled Pollock Cup Final between Pegasus and Christchurch is being played this Sunday at Waitikiri Golf Club teeing off at 12.30pm. In the round robin Pegasus swept Christchurch 6-0 and will be hoping for a similar result on Sunday with a strong lineup that will feature Canterbury No.1 Momoka Kobori ably supported by Canterbury team-mate Amy Weng, and also Yoyo Fu, Deanna Mathews, and stalwarts Bobbi Oliver and Karen De La Tour. Christchurch will be looking for some upsets with Canterbury reps Catherine Bell and Olive Tapu at the top-of-the-order, and ably supported by Nicky Webb and Mel Newburn. Get out there...

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Amelia Garvey Goes Under Par at US Women's Open

11 December 2020

In her first start in a major championship Amelia Garvey sits in the top 15 after the opening round at the US Women’s Open. Garvey shot a one-under par round to find herself in 12th place amongst the best in the world at the final major of the year held at the Champions Golf Club in Texas.  She says her first major championship experience was one to remember, albeit the tournament being a little different than usual. “It was awesome. It was just so fun. “I was way more excited than nervous, and I honestly think having no crowds has helped me a ton....

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Canterbury Golf Presidents & Secretaries Day

7 December 2020

Pres Sec Day 2020 President Winner Steve Kilpatrick LR The Canterbury Golf Presidents & Secretaries Day was held at Harewood Golf Club on Friday in warm, norwest conditions and the course in great order. The event was well supported by Canterbury Club Presidents/Secretaries and Representatives together with Life Members, The Eagles Society, Canterbury Referees Assn, Convenors and the Canterbury Golf Executive. Players were also very fortunate to have the opportunity to speak with SIr Bob Charles who was present at the meal and prizegiving and very generously donated copies of his newly published biography as prizes to the winning President and Secretary. Players also received prize vouchers from Riccarton Park...

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