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Canterbury Club Golf Forum

20 February 2019

P46261 Power Turf Wordmark+Tag Logo1 003 Local golf club leaders have personally been invited to attend the PowerTurf Canterbury Club Golf Forum to be held at Clearwater Golf Club on Sunday 5 May in the Kaikainui Room. The forum has been organised to create a shared learning platform for Canterbury golf clubs, allowing them to come together and discuss topical issues that are affecting golf clubs throughout New Zealand and share ideas and solutions that they may take away and develop in their own club context. The forum is interactive and there are no lectures. Stephen Gee is an experienced independent facilitator who will keep the day...

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Launch of Selwyn Hub a Success

18 February 2019

futuresgolf170219 003 The launch event for the Futures Canterbury Selwyn Hub saw over 100 people enjoying golf which highlighted the sports unique ability to engage both young people and adults in the same game. The Selwyn Hub is a new initiative which provides fun golf events and learning opportunities for young people and families. It aims to capture the imagination of young people of all skill levels and backgrounds to be active for life, meet new friends, develop valuable life skills and provide opportunities for families to learn and play together.   The hub is a collective of golf clubs in the Selwyn region, in...

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Canterbury Men's Over 50's & 60's Interclub

18 February 2019

Over 60s Team Net Winner McLeans Island LR The final round of the Canterbury Men's Over 50's & 60's Interclub was played at Christchurch Golf Club yesterday in fine weather and the course in great condition with the following results: Over 50's Team Gross -  Christchurch (1417)Team Net - Amberley (1276)Individual Gross - John Rademakers, Coringa (291)Individual Net - Roger Hornblow, Amberley (279) Over 60'sTeam Gross - Pegasus (1535)Team Net - McLeans Island (1297) (Vic Mason, Alan Smythe, Alistair Falloon and John Duff pictured, absent Brian Parker and Peter Watt)Individual Gross less age - Gwyn Williams, Amberley  Click here for Full Team Results

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Canterbury Golf Captains Day Tournament

18 February 2019

Captains Day Winners 2019 LR The Canterbury Golf Captains Day Tournament was held at Hororata Golf Club on Friday in warm, sunny weather and the course in great order considering the current dry weather conditions.  17 Clubs from the Canterbury area were represented by their Club Captains at this Annual event with Bottle Lake's Craig Bilton and Sandra Fowler winning with a combined stableford score of 80 points. They were five points clear of Burnham's Aaron Tallott and Karen Wilson in second place on 75 points with Waitikiri's Tony Thomas and Danae Goosman third on 70 points. Click here for full results.

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Lamb & Hayward sponsor Futures Canterbury

14 February 2019

Lamb and Hayward Left Tile We have pleasure in announcing that Lamb & Hayward have added to their already impressive support for Canterbury Golf by taking on the corporate partner role for the new Futures Canterbury project.   The Futures Canterbury Selwyn Hub will  provide fun golf events and learning opportunities for young people and families. It aims to capture the imagination of young people of all skill levels and backgrounds to be active for life, meet new friends, develop valuable life skills and provide opportunities for families to learn and play together. Young people and their parents can join and play at seven clubs. The participating clubs...

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18 holes - 18 golf courses - in one day!

25 January 2019

peter davidson cropped McLeans Island member Peter Davidson and a group of friends were a bit bored one day and hatched a plan to play 18 holes on 18 diffrerent golf courses in one day in the Canterbury region. The plan came to fruition on Monday 29 January when six of them set out to conquer the challenge. The format was to play in a sequence where the first hole played would be No 1 on that course, and at the second course visited they would play No 2, until finally they would be playing No 18 at the eighteenth course of the day....

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Kobori doubles up at Canterbury Strokeplay

19 January 2019

2019 Canterbury Strokeplay winners Rangiora's Kazuma Kobori doubled up at the 2019 Lamb & Hayward Canterbury Strokeplay yesterday at Pegasus Golf Club when he won the men's title to go with his recent Southland Strokeplay victory. He is odds-on favourite to complete the trifecta when he plays in the Otago Strokeplay this weekend, and will collect the major spoils from the House of Travel Tour Championship than runs across all three tournaments. Kazuma really won the championship on Saturday when he had fine rounds of 67 and 68 to give himself a five shot lead. The afternoon round in a stiff nor-wester was particularly impressive...

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Juliana Hung Named in NZ Queen Sirikit Cup Team

17 January 2019

Juliana Hung NZ Stroke Play Cropped New Zealand Golf have named an exciting young team to contest the 41st Queen Sirikit Cup to be played from 6-8 March at Glenelg Golf Club in Adelaide, South Australia. Canterbury’s Juliana Hung will be joined by Auckland’s Carmen Lim and Vivian Lu who will take on some of the world’s best at the prestigious Asia-Pacific Amateur Ladies Golf Team Championship. This trio includes the current holders of our two biggest trophies in the country’s amateur golf ranks with Hung winning the New Zealand Stroke Play Championship at Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club before Lu claimed the New Zealand Amateur Championship at Wairakei Golf...

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Preview - 2019 Lamb & Hayward Canterbury Strokeplay

16 January 2019

Lamb and Hayward Left Tile The field is all but confirmed for the 2019 Lamb & Hayward Canterbury Strokeplay to be held at Pegasus Golf Club this weekend. It should be an interesting tournament with many new faces in the capacity field from throughout the South Island. Most are attracted by the House of Travel Tour prizes on offer across the Canterbury, Otago and Southland Strokeplays. The Men's Open field is full of provincial reps. The Canterbury contingent is lead by Hiroki Miya, Kazuma Kobori, Reid Hilton and Richard Reed. Ex Pro Jordan Latter is also an interesting addition.  There is a strong contingent from Otago...

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The New Rules of Golf - Effective 1 January 2019

10 January 2019

Below is a brief summary of the main changes. Drop from knee height (NOT shoulder height) Measure the area to drop in with the longest club in your bag (except a putter)  Drop in and play from the relief area  When dropping back-on-the-line, your ball cannot be played from nearer the hole than your chosen reference point  Time to search – 3 minutes (NOT 5 minutes)  If you accidentally move your ball when searching for it, replace it without penalty  No penalty for a double hit – it only counts as one stroke  No penalty if your ball hits you or your equipment accidentally after a stroke No penalty...

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