Golf Report 09.03.16

Most of the club’s interclub teams have played over the last week, with the women’s teams being by far the most successful. Undoubtedly the most successful of all is the club’s women’s Riverside Cup team. Playing last Friday at Eketahuna against Riversdale Beach they recorded a ‘perfect’ result with a 6-0 win with victories to…

Golf Report 24.02.16

Both men’s and women’s interclub has dominated the last golfing week with all the Wellington men’s teams in action, and the two of the three women’s pennants teams playing. The most successful men’s team was the Div A4 team which had the advantage of playing ‘at home’ against Miramar. In their first competition match of…

Golf Report 17.02.16

On Monday all three women’s Pennants teams got the 2016 interclub season underway. The most successful team was the Div 3 team that played Shandon at Shandon for a 6½-2½ victory. Singles wins were recorded by Brenda Blatchford, Roselee Thurston, Shirley Saunders and Marilyn Beetham. In Div 2 Section 2 Masterton played Carterton at Te…

Golf Report 10.02.16

The annual Margaret Wallace Day was held on Saturday, Waitangi Day. Over the years this mixed combined stableford event has been staged on various ‘holidays’, Queens Birthday, and Anzac day and now Waitangi day with mixed success. The tournament, supported by life member Margaret Wallace for many years, is open to club members and this…

Golf Report 03.02.16

Last weekend the 13th Recreational Services Masterton Eketahuna Pro Am was held with a capacity field including 40 pro’s, although the celebrity Friday night speaker, Wayne Smith, chose not to play. In the pro competition ‘local’ and defending champion, Harry Bateman held a two shot lead after the first day at Eketahuna but could not…

Golf Report 27.01.16

This weekend the 2016 golfing year roars into life with the staging of Recreational Services Eketahuna-Masterton Pro-Am Tournament. First held back in 2004, this event has become a major occasion within the Wairarapa, attracting not only eager amateurs from all over, but also some very good professionals, a number of whom have gone onto much…

Golf Report 09.12.15

Over the last week the women’s and men’s Moore Stephens Markham Shootout finals have been played. Last Tuesday the women’s final was a very hard fought affair with the final six players all going out with scores of one over their nett. Jenny Sadler was eliminated on No 16, Jeanette McNae went on the 17th…

Golf Report 02.12.15

The major event of the week was undoubtedly the holding of the 44th Trust House Open Christmas Cheer Tournament on Saturday. Played in three divisions with tee off times either in the morning, or after midday, the smaller than usual field enjoyed a fine, but breezy day. As the prize lists in each division went…

Golf Report 25.11.15

The first of the three Christmas Cheer tournaments to be held in the next week took place on Monday when the vets held their event. The scoring was sensational with the overall winner, Laurie Williams scoring 33 points from the 12 hole round. Other selected results were- Men group 1 1st        Robin Carseldine                27 2nd      …

Golf Report 18.11.15

The Lansdowne Park Lifestyle Village Masters tournament was held on Sunday with the new format of only one round attracting the biggest field for some years. Being a Masters event the field was divided into age divisions, 40-59, 60-69 and 70+ in both men and women. The overall winner and Lansdowne Park Masters Champion for…