Golf Report 08.04.15

The major event over the weekend was the Easter Bunny Tournament on Monday. An excellent field of over 60, including visitors from Pahiatua, Karori and Mahunga, took part in an extremely well organised tournament over 18 holes. The best gross in each division provided the main winners. Harry Quinn with a gross 80 won the…

Sports Report 01.04.15

The Trust House Wairarapa Women’s Open was played last Friday at Masterton and was won by Jenny Ritchie of Marton with a gross 76. Ritchie has won the Open twice before and was seven shots ahead of second placed Nooroa Rota. Winner of the best nett was Trish Newcombe with 67 The women’s interclub pennants…

Sports Report 25.03.15

Rarely in the men’s 18 hole interclub competitions does a team win by 15-0, especially not in the low to middle divisions, but last Saturday the Masterton Div 6 team achieved this result, playing Ohariu Valley at Masterton. By winning all five of the 4 ball matches and all ten of the singles the Masterton…

Sports Report 18.03.15

With most of the women’s Pennants teams and both the men’s 36 hole and 18 hole teams playing over the weekend the interclub players have been very busy. The most successful team was undoubtedly the women’s Div 1 Totara team, playing Paraparaumu at Manor Park. Their 9-0 whitewash victory lifted them to 2nd with one…

Sports Report 11.03.15

The very heavy rain which ‘arrived’ on Saturday afternoon did not impact on the two men’s 18 hole teams who had early morning starts and had finished by the time the downpour began, but the 36 hole Otaki Cup team, playing at Miramar were almost drowned by the torrential rain. Div 1, playing Paraparaumu Beach,…

Sports Report 04.03.15

This Saturday has only one interclub team playing on the course so there will be plenty of room for club day players or anyone else that wants to play a round. Mike has mentioned and welcomed in his report Rob Blackett as our new Board Chairman and Jim Kettle as Vice Chairman. The Board of…

Sports Report 25.02.15

Last Saturday the two 18 hole men’s interclub teams were in action with the men’s Otaki Cup team, and the women’s teams having the week off. Both 18 hole teams played at home and had similar close wins. The Div 3 played Karori for a 9-6 win.  Singles winners were Peter Jackson, Simon Smith, Simon…

Sports Report 18.02.15

The women’s interclub has taken centre stage during the last week with all the pennants teams playing and the Riverside Cup held at Eketahuna. On Monday the Masterton Div 1 Manuka pennants team played Royal Wellington at Martinborough for an excellent 6-3 win. Singles wins were recorded by Linda Cameron, Brenda Blatchford, Jo Lucas and…

Sports Report 11.2.15

The junior coaching programme is beginning again on Tuesday 17 February at 4pm. The aim of the coaching programme is to provide children and young adults with golfing skills so they are able to take those skills onto the golf course and enjoy the game. If you know anyone who may be interested please just…

Sports Report 04.02.15

Last weekend the 12th Recreational Services Masterton Eketahuna Pro Am was held with a capacity field and played in contrasting conditions with the Saturday at Eketahuna being hot and dry and the Sunday round at Masterton ‘copping’ the first rain for some time. The results of the pro competition, won by former Masterton member, Harry…