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19 06 2017

Otago Blue Into Metro Pennant Finals

Otago Blue will go forward to the provincial pennant finals in October after beating defending champion St Clair Blue 4½ to-1½ at Balmacewen on Saturday. It was the first senior A pennant match at Balmacewen on a Saturday this year, which was a good omen for the club's top team which did not lose...Read More »

12 06 2017

Central Otago Pennants Drawing to a Close

The 2017 Central Otago Pennant series is all but completed, with just one re-scheduled Senior B match still to be played. Full results are published here: CO Pennants Senior A 2017 CO Pennants Senior B 2017 CO Pennants Intermediate 2017 CO Pennants Junior A 2017 CO Pennants Junior ...Read More »

12 06 2017

St Clair Blue into Pennant Final

The final of this year’s Senior A pennant series will be the same-old, same-old with defending champion St Clair Blue playing Otago Blue at Balmacewen next weekend. In one of the most exciting series in recent years, St Clair came from behind to leapfrog Chisholm Links then beat Island Park 5 t...Read More »

30 05 2017

Central Otago Inter-Club Pauses for Winter

The Central Otago Inter-club competition enters the winter recess with just 3 rounds of the schedule completed. The event involves 8 clubs with a round on each of the entrants home courses, split into a Summer/Autumn - Spring/Summer schedule. The normal format allows for 4 rounds on each side of...Read More »

29 04 2017

2017 South Island U19 & Junior SIIP at Cromwell

The South Island Under-19 Championships were completed today at the Cromwell Golf Club with Waikato’s Jordan Woodall and Canterbury’s Julianna Hung both winning in dominant fashion. Hung carded rounds of 71, 70 and round of 77 in howling winds to still win by three strokes over fellow Cantabr...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 »

9 04 2017

Time to Change Golf Otago Admin Structure ?

In the ODT on Saturday 08/04/2017, long serving Golf Reporter, Golf Otago Life Member, Convener of Teams and Junior Administrator (for nearly 50 years), Bill Trewern published an opinion piece. The article, which poses some interesting questions on the future shape of golf administration in Otago...Read More »

3 04 2017

Callum Judkins is Otago Age Group Champion

Callum Judkins (Wakatipu Junior) was the star player at the Otago age-group championships, scoring 69 and 70 on the Balclutha course yesterday.[caption id="attachment_5260" align="alignright" width="267"] Callum Judkins[/caption] The 139 total gave Judkins the Ken Reddington Memorial trophy for the...Read More »

2 04 2017

Northland Win 2017 Women’s Masters

The coveted Russell Grace Cup is Northlands, or at least for the next year, as they have won the 2017 New Zealand Womens Masters in convincing form at the Ngaruawahia Golf Club. The 26th district championship concluded today with Northland’s win a margin of ten shots over Bay of Plenty. It wa...Read More »

27 03 2017

Otago Team to Women’s Masters 2017

The NZ Women's Masters tournament will be played at the Ngaruawahia Golf Club, in the Waikato, from 31st of March to 2nd of April. The format is a team Gross Stableford competition. Teams of 4 women, with the best 3 scores counting in each round of the 72 hole event. Southland have had someth...Read More »