Latest South Otago Golf News

24 04 2017

South Otago Dominate Executives Challenge

The annual men's and women's executives fixture was played on Saturday 22nd of April, at Tapanui GC. The 18 hole, stableford teams event, is played immediately following the Golf Otago AGM, with teams of 4 women and 6 men from each Sub-Association. South Otago took full advantage of the home...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 »

22 08 2016

Ardleigh Win 2016 Women’s Pennant Finals

Ardleigh GC won the finals of the 2016 Women's Pennant series in convincing style at Balclutha today, with wins over Lawrence, 3 1/2 -2 1/2 and St Clair 4 -2. The finals were contested by the winning teams from the three Women's sub-associations and were singles match-play using the split draw fo...Read More »

22 08 2016

St Clair Are Champions of Otago 2016

The St Clair trio of the senior, intermediate and junior club champions scored a total of 91 gross stableford points to win the Otago provincial champion of champions title at Balclutha yesterday. The team finished four points ahead of the Balmacewen team led by John McIntee to take its second te...Read More »

19 10 2015

2015 Pennant Finals Played in Testing Conditions

The Otago Club’s senior team won the provincial pennant title in strong gusty gale-force winds on the Balclutha course yesterday. The Balmacewen golfers retained the title after qualifying for the final by winning the metropolitan senior A series earlier this year. Scoring was good consideri...Read More »

17 10 2015

2015 Men’s Pennant Finals Ready to Roll

The Golf  Otago men's pennant finals will be hosted by Balclutha and Tapanui Golf Clubs on Sunday 18th of October. Senior A, Intermediate and Presidents grades will be held at Balclutha while Tapanui host the Senior B and both Junior grades. For the second year running, the Senior A section w...Read More »

25 08 2015

Clinton Win 2015 Women’s Pennant Series

The finals of the 2015 Golf Otago Women's Pennant series were held at the Otago Golf Club's Balmacewen course on Monday 24th of August. The winning team from each of the three women's sub-associations competed in a 36 hole, round robin matchplay final.  The format is the same as the men's senior...Read More »

10 06 2015

Clinton Wins 2015 Women’s SO Pennants

The South Otago Women's Pennants was played at Balclutha on Monday 8th of June in beautiful conditions.  The Balclutha Course was in great order considering all the Rain in the previous week. Clinton played Tapanui and Clinton were the winners   winning 3 games to 2. The Clinton team was H...Read More »

19 05 2015

Lake Hawea GC Successfully Defend Brasch Cup

The Lake Hawea GC has managed to defend the Brasch Cup with a 6 man team aggregate of -1.4 against their course rating. The Brasch Cup is played annually, in April, by country clubs in the Otago District.  The format is teams of 8 men, playing 18 holes stroke play, on their home course.  The in...Read More »