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Chairperson Aorangi Golf Announced

12 December 2018

The Aorangi Golf Association Board of Blair Franklin, Ginny Bolderston , Helen Lowe, Warren Leslie and Sandra Quinn are pleased to announce the election of Blair Franklin as the Chairperson of the Aorangi Golf Association. Ginny Bolderston was also elected as Deputy Chairperson. Introduction Blair Franklin The future for Aorangi Golf is a bright one. We have clubs in the region who are currently bucking the national trend of diminishing numbers, have committees and boards who are passionate about the future of their clubs and members, many talented players who have the potential and ability to achieve higher honours, and some outstanding talent...

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December Junior Newsletter

12 December 2018

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Women's Toro Interprovincials - Day 3

7 December 2018

The Aorangi girls had a very successful day against Tasman and Hawkes Bay/Poverty Bay. In the morning the team of Catherine Knight, Angela Gerken, Linda Brown, Jessica Shearer and Kathryn Baker played a strong Tasman side. Tasman at this stage of the tournament were winless, although many of their games only being lost 3/2. Knight had a close game coming down to a half when Neale birdied the 18th. Gerken had a tough match against Eve Clarke losing 4/3. This left the tail to perform and they did brilliantly. Wins to Baker and Shearer assured the team of a half. A thrilling...

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Men's Toro Interprovincial - Final Report

6 December 2018

Men’s Toro Interprovincial, Clearwater Golf Course - November 2018 Team:Daniel Perham (Captain)Cameron GrantJordan GreenNigel HeneyRegan StillsDamian RodgersBlair Franklin (Manager)Departing Base Camp:We started the tournament with a positive outlook having the 2017 wooden spooners Man/Wangfirst up. By the end of day one Man/Wang was at the top of the table and clearly not the same teamfrom 12 months prior.If you were to look at the final team scores in isolation, the results look less than satisfactory, yet ifyou walked the course and watched the hole by hole scoreboards, you get the true picture of howcompetitive and close this outstanding Aorangi team was...

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Women's Toro Interprovincials - Day 2

6 December 2018

Day 2 Toro Women’s Interprovincial Wednesday 5th December. Our team came up against the strong North Harbour team first up. Conditions were slightly windy but perfect for golf. All matches went to the last few holes with Aorangi unable to shut out on games. It seems that the team are extremely competitive over the first nine but much to their frustration cannot keep up the momentum. However Lynda Brown, playing at four managed a good victory 4/3. Playing a very experienced Northland team in the afternoon the Aorangi girls felt confident they could find the precious three wins needed to have a team...

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NZ Women's Toro Interprovincials - Day 1

5 December 2018

 The Aorangi women’s team of Catherine Knight, Ginny Bolderston, Angela Gerken, Lynda Brown and Jessica Shearer had a tough opening day at the 2018 Toro Interprovincials. The team came up against a surprisingly strong Otago side. Knight, Bolderston and Brown all lost their matches to some amazing golf from the Otago opposition. Jessica Shearer had a well fought and even battle against long-time campaigner Susan Grieg to come out with a half. Gerken was the star of the morning round with a victory over Abigael Crawford. In the afternoon the team played a very young Auckland side (average age of 13.8 years), a...

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Aorangi Women's Toro Interprovincial Team

27 November 2018

The 2018 Aorangi Women's team to play at the Waitikiri GC, Christchurch in the NZ Golf Interprovincial is in playing order, Catherine Knight, Ginny Bolderston, Angela Gerken, Lynda Brown, Jessica Shearer and Kathryn Baker (Reserve). Angela Mowbray and Pauline Bell, Managers. The selectors are excited to have Catherine Knight available this year and with her experience and ability should be an awesome number 1. A relief for Bolderston this year to have a rest from the Number 1 position, giving her the opportunity to bring in some wins at number 2. Also, Aorangi are very fortunate to now have Angela Gerken...

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Freyberg Masters 2018 Report

26 November 2018

Our team of Jason Leary, Nigel Heney, Regan Stills, Blair Franklin, Owen Miller and Ray Grant competed outstandingly at the recent NZ Golf Freyberg Masters tournament at the Taupo GC. The team began the tournament with a good win against Otago 3.5-1.5 and a solid half against Hawkes Bay. At this stage it would appear that Auckland, Manganui /Wanganui and Tasman could be the teams to beat. Going into Tuesday, Aorangi had the bye in the third round and in the afternoon round four saw them come against a very strong Northland side. Defeating Northland 3-2 put the team well up the...

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NZ Golf Freyberg Men's Masters Tournament, Report 13 November

14 November 2018

The Aorangi team has had a near perfect start to its Freyberg Masters tournament. A win against Otago in Round One and a hard fought battle in the second round against the strong Hawkes Bay team coming up with a half. The third round was the team’s Bye round but in the afternoon they defeated Northland. Some very tough matches with Heney and Leary both losing to some amazing performances from the 1 and 2 from Northland. The tail certainly wagged with Franklin, Stills and Miller having good victories.   Once again the team to beat will be Auckland who have had 3 clean...

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Aorangi Men's Interprovincial Team Named

9 November 2018

The 2018 Aorangi Men's team to play at the Clearwater Golf Course, Christchurch Dates: 26 November to Friday 30 November Team in playing order:Cameron Grant, RakaiaJordan Green, AshburtonNigel Heney, TinwaldRegan Stills, TinwaldDan Perham, TimaruDamian Rodgers, Timaru ( Reserve) Blair Franklin, Manager This team is a strong and united team.All players have put in a huge amount of commitment.With the great success last year when our 2017 team achieved a top 10 finish, this year's team has the potential to better that result. Good Luck to the team !!  Please follow the results on the NZ Golf website as live scoring runs the length of the tournament.  Also,...

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