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22 08 2017

Wanaka Wins 2017 Women’s Pennant

The 2017 finals of the Women's Pennant series was played at Alexandra GC on Monday 21st of August. On a perfect spring like day, Wanaka comfortably won the fixture, beating teams from Otago and Tapanui in the 36 hole, split draw style event. Their two wins, with a total of 9 individual matche...Read More »

21 08 2017

Otago GC Are 2017 Champions

Ben Patston led the Otago GC team of Club Champions to a convincing win in the annual Champions of Otago fixture, held at Lower Waitaki on Sunday 20th of August. Patston's round of 72, on a drizzly cool day, set the standard and his fellow team members Richard Shackleton and Trevor King played st...Read More »

21 08 2017

Michael Ormandy Steps Down From GDM Role

Michael Ormandy has resigned from the position of Sport Otago development officer and will vacate the position he has held for the past two years on Tuesday. Ormandy (30) will start work in the Otago Golf Shop on Thursday with the aim of starting an apprenticeship in February next year. Balmacew...Read More »

4 08 2017

2017 Men’s Trials Program

Trials to select Men's senior and masters teams, for the upcoming representative season, are about to get underway. The first official trial event, for seniors and masters, is the 36 hole Chisholm Links open on Sunday 27th of August. Trials Programs, Entry Forms and Player Code of Conduct are ...Read More »

28 07 2017

Champions of Otago 2017

The annual Men's Champion of Champions tournament will be hosted by the Lower Waitaki GC on Sunday 20th of August. The event is an inter-club teams stableford competition involving 3 Club Champions from each club. The teams are made up of club's Senior, Intermediate and Junior grade champions, wi...Read More »

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 »