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Jack Undefeated in Junior Interclub Matchplay

13 May 2019

Junior Matchplay Interclub Ind. Winner 2019 Jack Collie Cropped The final round of round-robin Junior Interclub Matchplay was held at Christchurch Golf Club yesterday in fine weather and the course in excellent condition. It was the last chance for players to push their case for individual honours as the best performed over the round-robin part of the competition. With one round left it was still wide open with several players in contention, but it was Russley White's Jack Collie pictured left, who continued his great form through out the competition winning his final match and remaining undefeated, winning four from four over the five rounds to win the coveted Maori Wahaika...

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Canterbury North v Nelson Rep Match

7 May 2019

North v Nelson 2019 LR North Canterbury players enjoyed their annual match against Nelson played at Hanmer Springs Golf Club with the course in superb condition. The seniors and intermediate teams enjoyed the match played over three rounds which included Foursomes, Singles and Reverse Singles. Unfortunately Nelson were unable to field junior or masters teams for this fixture. The North Canterbury Seniors were very strong winning 14.5 of the possible 16 points. Nelson took the bragging rights in the Intermediate section winning 16-6 games. Click here to view the individual results.  

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Templeton - Presidents Grade Champions

6 May 2019

Presidents Grade Winners 2019 Templeton LR The Final round of Presidents Grade Interclub was played at Avondale Golf Club on Sunday, with all teams playing at the same venue for the finale of the season. Avondale was in great order to host the event and the weather conditions fine and sunny. At the end of the penultimate round Templeton and Coringa were both on top of the table on points with Templeton slightly ahead on games and Harewood a point behind in third.  With the top two teams playing each other in the final round, it was always going to be a tough match and so it proved...

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Rangiora 9 Hole Interclub Champions

6 May 2019

9 Hole Interclub Winner 2019 Rangiora 2 LR The Final of the 9 Hole Interclub competition was played this morning at McLeans Island Golf Club in calm, cool conditions and the course in great order. The all North Canterbury Final between Rangiora 2 and Amberley was always going to provide the winner bragging rights North of the Waimak, and it was Rangiora's Coleen White, Ross McQueen, Diane Sinclair and Rita Moore who prevailed over Amberley's all man line up of Garry Reid, Mike Carpenter, Ron Kemp and John Evans by 75-65 stableford points. The winning Rangiora 2 team from left, Pam Holland, Ross McQueen, Coleen White, Diane Sinclair, Rita Moore...

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Canterbury Club Golf Forum

6 May 2019

forum room photo The PowerTurf Canterbury Club Golf Forum " Managing Your Club's Future" was held at Clearwater Golf Club yesterday with 80 participants from local clubs and guests from throughout New Zealand attending. This included staff and volunteer leaders from 28 Canterbury Golf Clubs, the Canterbury Golf Executive Committee, New Zealand Golf staff, Tasman and Aorangi Golf reps, the entire Golf Managers Association of NZ Board, guest speaker Todd Heller, and our own Sir Bob Charles. Master MC Stephen Gee kept proceedings fun and interactive as well as informative as the meaty issues of maximising club profitability, effective governance relationships, using technology to...

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Russley Win Back-to-Back National Women's Teams District Champion Titles

6 May 2019

Womens National Clubs Team Winners 2019 Russley LR2 The 2019 Women’s National Club Teams District Championship was played on Friday with 26 Clubs represented in a great field of 104 competitors. Waimairi Beach Golf Club was in great order and the weather also played its part with a calm, sunny Autumn day, making ideal scoring conditions. The results were very close with just eight shots separating the top ten teams. First place was even closer with Lincoln's Jan Latham, Judy Campbell, Lois Anderson and Liz Birdling and Russley's Robyn Cruse, Mihee Woo, Shera Kant and Denise Forbes finishing locked together on a combined team best ball net of 125...

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Representative Appointments

3 May 2019

We are pleased to announce the following representative appointments. We are grateful to have the experience of these volunteers in these key representative roles. Women’s Selectors & Management We are fortunate to have the continued experience of Mel Brew (Convenor) and Robyn Gillespie from the Christchurch Golf Club to form the Women’s Selection panel.  Both Mel and Robyn show a great passion for the Women’s representative programme and we are grateful to have their continued involvement for their sixth year in the role. Kate Turner (Waimairi Beach) will continue as Manager of the Canterbury Women’s Team where the Women’s Team have finished as runners...

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Tiger Woods and the Game of Life

1 May 2019

tiger woods The article below was written by Thomas L Friedman (a columnist for the New York Times) soon after Tiger's win at the Masters. Although my day job is writing the foreign affairs column for The New York Times — more Persian Gulf than fairway golf — thinking about golf and playing as often as I can is my all-consuming hobby. So like millions of others, I was awed by Tiger Woods’s comeback for the ages by his winning the Masters at 43 years old. What can be learned from it? It’s hard for non-golfers to appreciate the scope of Tiger’s physical and...

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Canterbury Golf Tour Championship Am-Am Event

29 April 2019

Order of Merit 2019 Winners Canterbury Golf Sponsors and Vounteer Management enjoyed the opportunity to partner with our leading Order of Merit players for the Tour Championship held at Clearwater Golf Club. The Tour Championship is the final event on the Canterbury Order of Merit schedule, which sees players accumulate points over the season based on their tournament placing. The Sponsors Am-Am event was won by the pairing of Murray Brown (Golf Warehouse) and Zach May. The leading overall Am-Am team was the pairing of Steve Kilpatrick (Canterbury Golf President) and Hiroki Miya with net score of 59 from Kerry Chuck (Canterbury Men’s Selector) and Anton...

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Canterbury Golf April Junior Tournament

24 April 2019

Canterbury Junior Tournament April 19 The Canterbury Golf April Junior Tournaments were played on 23-24 April at Bottle Lake and Weedons Golf Clubs, with the courses in great condition and attracting 44 junior golfers to compete. - Boys Grade 1 Aggregate Gross was won by Hiroki Miya (Russley) on 140- Boys Grade 2 Aggregate Net by Ethan Ellis (Waitikiri) on 143- U13 Boys Aggregate Gross by Phong Nguyen (Lincoln) on 154- Girls Aggregate Gross by Maddie May (Russley) on 148 Click here for more Results.  

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