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12 09 2017

Central Otago Presidents Pennants

Results of the Presidents Pennants for Central Otago, at 03/09/2017, are published here, along with the draw for the finals of the remaining grades. CO Presidents Pennant Results 03.09.2017 Central Otago Pennant Finals Draw 2017...Read More »

28 04 2017

Belleknowes Win 2017 Teams Championship

The Otago district final of the National Teams Championship was hosted by Alexandra GC on Monday 24th of April. Despite the awkward timing, wedged between the weekend and Anzac Day, a good field of 20 teams from Otago clubs took part in the annual fixture. The format calls for teams of four, pla...Read More »

8 12 2016

Otago Women Struggle on Day 2 of 2016 Toro

Otago had a difficult day at the  women’s national interprovincial on the Westown course in New Plymouth yesterday,  going down to Waikato 4-1 in the morning and suffering a 5-0 rout at the hands of Auckland in the afternoon. Otago has now lost its opening four rounds. No3 Annabel Evans wa...Read More »

24 06 2016

2016 Trials Calendar For Masters Teams

The 2016 Freyberg Masters Interprovincial is to be hosted by Otago at Chisholm Links GC from the 31st of October to the 4th of November. With that in mind, the Otago selectors have put together a trial program that focuses on the Chisholm Links course, with a view to taking full advantage of the ho...Read More »

9 02 2016

Borren Heads Qualifiers for 2016 NZ Open

Nick Borren carded a 5-under-par 66 at Chisholm Links yesterday to lead the qualifiers for the New Zealand Open Championship to be played on the Hills course and Millbrook, in Arrowtown, next month. Borren (Otago) will be joined by Duncan Croudis (68), Michael Smith (69) and Scott Hellier (70) in...Read More »

29 06 2015

Obituary: Ron Johnston Otago & NZ Rep Golfer

Once met, never forgotten.  Such people are rare.  They can ooze charisma and personality;  they may be devil-may-care types with a ready smile, a mischievous sense of humour and an infectious likeability. But they might also have a well-developed appreciation of the important things in life, li...Read More »

11 05 2015

Otago Country Women Convincing Win Over Southland

The annual Otago Country v Southland Country fixture was held at Tapanui on Monday 5th of May. The Otago women were far to strong for their Southland counterparts, winning the fixture 10 1/2 to 1 1/2, having ledd 4 nil after the morning foursomes. Results are published here:  Women Otago Coun...Read More »

23 02 2015

2015 South Island Title to Denzel Iremia

Denzel Ieremia (St Andrews) celebrated his 19th birthday in style winning the South Island men's championship by 10strokes over four rounds in fine conditions at St Clair during the weekend. Ieremia rates his performance as his best ever, giving him his first national title, the St Clair course r...Read More »

16 01 2015

Golf Otago Board Meeting December 2014

The Board of Golf Otago met at Cromwell GC on Wednesday 17th of December 2014. Meeting papers are published here: Minutes of Board Meeting December 2014 Appendix December 2014 Minutes Forecast Year End Income & Expenditure Financial Summary 2010 to 2014 District Forum Meeting M...Read More »

24 08 2014

2014 Roxburgh Open Title to Inia Logan

The 2014 representative trial season teed off with the Roxburgh 36 Hole Open on Saturday 23rd of August. Although a small group of Otago's top players were absent, due to Brent McEwan's wedding day coinciding with the tournament date, there was still plenty of quality in the field of 74. [capt...Read More »