Golf Report 18.05.16

The Trust House Wairarapa Women’s Open was held last Friday with 53 players battling their way through a gale nor-wester. The main problem of the day was golf balls blowing off the greens and actually getting to the course as many of the players had to drive through foul weather from as far afield as…

Golf Report – 11.05.16

The 87th Trust House 72 hole Wairarapa Open was held last weekend and in all the years since 1926, this event could not have enjoyed a better weekend of weather. With the course in magnificent condition, no wind and clear skies, many expected the seniors in particular to ‘shoot really low’ but once again, Masterton…

Golf Report 04.05.16

Both the women’s and men’s interclub teams have been in action over the last week, with very different results! The women’s Pennants teams played and had two very good results with the Div 3 Combined Silver and Bronze team, having already won the round robin competition, playing in the grand final and beating Judgeford at…

Golf Report 27.04.16

The highlight of the long weekend was undoubtedly the very popular Wine and Dine Stableford Tournament on Anzac Day which attracted a field of over 80, enticed by the very generous prizes from many wineries and eateries in Wairarapa including wine tasting with Matahiwi Wines and some excellent organisation. Abbreviated results were- Women 1st        Sereana…

Golf Report – 20.04.16

MEN’S INTERCLUB Gibsonsheat Otaki Cup 16 April at Judgeford Masterton 5½ Royal Wellington 9½ Singles wins: Pim Borren, John Warner, Rob Blackett Div A1 16 April at Boulcott’s Farm Masterton 4 Boulcott’s Farm 11 Singles wins: Phillip Rutene, Kevin Mackay, Murray Wolland Div A4 16 April at Masterton Masterton 13 Pauatahanui 2 Singles wins: Jamie…

Golf Report – 16.04.16

WOMEN’S INTERCLUB Riverside Cup 8 April at Featherston Masterton 0 Featherston 6 Pennants 11 April Div 1 (Silver) at Shandon Masterton 2 Royal Wellington 7 Singles wins: Marilyn Strang Div 2 Section 2 (Bronze) at Carterton Masterton 4½ Manor Park 1½ Wins: Jane Williams, Jan Tatham, Pam Griffith, Lorraine Stewart. Div 3 Combined (Silver and…

Golf Report – 06.04.16

MEN’S INTERCLUB Gibsonsheat Otaki Cup at Boulcott’s Farm Masterton v Manor Park Postponed- rain Div A1 at Masterton Masterton 10 Manor Park 5 Singles wins:            Rob Blackett, Robin Carseldine, Phil Rutene, Jim Kettle, Ian Buchanan. Div A4 at Masterton Masterton 7½ Paraparaumu 7½ Singles wins:            Mike Dixon, Ray Verhaart, Bob Hill, Andy Pottinger, Wayne O’Donnell.…

Golf Report 30.03.16

The main event over Easter was the Juken NZ Easter Bunny Tournament on Monday. In excellent golfing conditions a reasonable field played a stableford competition in three divisions. The best result went to Jane Buchanan with a magnificent 42 points. Other results were- Women 1st        Jane Buchanan                   42 2nd       Jenny Sadler                                    38 3rd        Nooroa Rota                        …

Golf Report 23.03.16

The TRC Toyota Twilight had its final night and presentation of trophies last Wednesday and the curtain came down on a highly popular and successful 14 weeks of golf. Superbly organised by Harry Quinn, 87 players took part across the season and 647 rounds of 9 hole golf were played. The prize list was an…

Golf Report 16.03.16

With all the Pennants teams playing on Monday the women’s interclub takes centre stage this week and by far the best of these was the Div 3 team, playing in the combined grade at Masterton. The team had a 6½-2½ win against Shandon with wins to Roselee Thurston, Chris Lewis, Shirley Saunders and Lola Ogg.…