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2 07 2018

Otago Win 2018 Metro Senior Pennant

Having led the men’s Metropolitan pennant series from the outset, the Otago Club team finished in style beating St Clair Blue 5-1 in the 2018 final at Balmacewen on Saturday. The young St Clair team came into the final with six straight wins and a half but found Otago a tough prospect in the fina...Read More »

11 06 2018

St Clair Blue Advances to Metropolitan Pennant Final

A strong finish by the top players helped St Clair Blue beat Taieri Lakes 5-1 in the semifinal of the men’s Metropolitan senior A pennant series at St Clair on Saturday. St Clair Blue will now go forward to play series leader Otago at Balmacewen in the final of this year’s pennant, with the win...Read More »

17 05 2018

Close Competition in Central Otago Inter-club

The Central Otago Inter-club series for 2018 has reached the halfway point with the all 8 teams still in with a chance of winning the competition. It is the closest race for the title since the Inter-club Championship was established, more than a decade ago. The event is contested by 8 Central Ot...Read More »

10 05 2018

Initiative Aimed at Juniors

Junior golf is making a quiet leap forward in the city. The Koni Kids have led the way for the region recently with their success. The brother-sister act teamed up again on the weekend to help New Zealand wrestle back the transtasman trophy, and earlier this year they won the US Kids Wellington ...Read More »

3 05 2018

Wanaka Win 2018 Women’s Teams Champs

The Otago District final of the National Teams Championship was hosted by Alexandra Golf Club on Monday 23rd of April. The event drew a field of twenty clubs, represented by teams of four players. The competition format was two sets of 4BBB nett, with the two scores added together. Wanaka won...Read More »

28 04 2018

Otago Teams Second at U19 South Island Interprovincial

The Otago men’s under-19 and under-16 golf teams each finished second in the South Island age-group teams championship which concluded with the final round on the Templeton course in Christchurch yesterday. The Canterbury under-19 quintet, with three senior representatives in the team, was never ...Read More »

13 04 2018

2018 Golf Otago AGM

The 71st AGM of Golf Otago Inc will be held at Tokarahi Golf Club on Saturday 21st of April 2018. Otago clubs will be represented at the meeting by Delegates from the seven Otago Sub-Associations. Based on membership figures from around the District, the following voting and speaking represent...Read More »

12 04 2018

2018 Age Group Championship to Matthew Crawford

A bogey five on the playoff hole was good enough to give Matthew Crawford, of St Clair, a win in the under-23 grade and the Ken Reddington Memorial trophy for 2018. Crawford shot two rounds of 72 and tied with first-round leader Jacob Bellamy, of St Clair, with 69 and 75 but took the title winning ...Read More »

8 04 2018

2018 Women’s Masters to Waikato

Waikato have won the 2018 New Zealand Women’s Masters at Inglewood today, by a comfortable 6-point margin. Arguably spurred on by last year’s disappointing 4th equal placing on home soil in Ngaruawahia, they led in all four rounds of the 3-day tournament and were, ‘the team to catch’. ...Read More »

20 03 2018

OBHS Wins 2018 Intercollegiate Final at Roxburgh

Playing off a seven handicap, Jed Cuthbertson posted a gross score of 67 to lead Otago Boys' High School to victory in the Otago intercollegiate final, which was played over 18 holes at Roxburgh on Friday. Cuthbertson was supported by Joseph Hancock with 71 and Parker Aluesi with 72, to beat Wakati...Read More »