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Bowling Club season opens

October 19, 2015 October 2015, Sports Comments Off on Bowling Club season opens

Bowling-Club-season-opens The weather gods’ were against us recently as the club conducted the 2015 opening afternoon .Not to be dissuaded over 50 staunch patrons converged on the Regent  Street  clubhouse for the occasion .

Club President Pedro McGillicuddy  was lavish in his praise for those that  made the effort to attend and outlined the clubs 2015 intentions .A lavish high tea and liquid refreshments was enjoyed by all with indoor bowels and a darts tournament conducted . … Continue Reading

MARTINBOROUGH RUGBY CLUB

October 19, 2015 October 2015, Sports Comments Off on MARTINBOROUGH RUGBY CLUB

Martinborough-Rugby-team Congratulations to all recipients at our recent prize giving. We hope that everyone enjoys the break for the summer and look forward to more great rugby in 2016 – though rugby still hasn’t finished for some players!

Congratulations to Christopher Raymond who was selected to play for the NZ Heartland Under 19 team, one of four Wairarapa Bush players selected for the squad. … Continue Reading

Golf Club News

September 11, 2015 September 2015, Sports Comments Off on Golf Club News

Following on from the success of Leonie Wilde at the national level, we have two more golfers who have featured well in NZ Golf National Competitions. Congratulations to Felicity Warren for placing 3rd nationally in the Aotearoa Cup and Jill Baker for placing 14th in the Veteran’s Cup.

August has been a busy month at the Martinborough Golf Club. A few Wednesday’s ago was the annual Combined 9 and 18 hole Ladies Day. It’s amazing what a spot of fine weather on a Wednesday does, bringing over forty players to the course. The day was most enjoyable, and it was a lovely opportunity to meet and have a conversation with both groups together in lieu of just a wave out from across the fairway. … Continue Reading

RUGBY CLUB

September 11, 2015 September 2015, Sports Comments Off on RUGBY CLUB

Rugby-Club Wairarapa Bush Representatives
Congratulations to all our players that have been selected to represent Wairarapa Bush, the season may be over for most but with Martinborough players involved at most levels there is still plenty of rugby to watch.
Under 11s – Max Donaldson, Jack Lovell, Dan Reay, Billy Jenkinson, Mark Steventon, JJ Gillies, Tiwa Phillips, Tyler Edney
Under 12s – Joe Diederich, Shane Colton, Bryce Cummings
Under 20s – Cody Cunningham, Sione Vaeno, Hendrick Kora, William Hinds-Haye, Reuben Goodger
Bs – Ardun Mann, Stacie Aporo, Tawera Brown
Heartland Team – Tim Priest, Kody Thompson, Tipene Haira, Chris Raymond, James Bruce (Technical Advisor & Trainer). … Continue Reading

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Thanks to our sponsors

The Martinborough Football Club held the P+K Marty Masters Se7ens on the 31 October, and it was a huge success. Thanks to all our amazingly generous sponsors; P+K Martinborough, Mitre10 Martinborough, Cool Change, The Claremont Hotel, Top10 Holiday Park Martinborough, Martinborough Vineyard,  Circus Cinema, Ata Rangi, HealthFit, Physio Spot, Dry …

Martinborough Golf Report

At the end of October we held the finals of the Club Championships in near perfect conditions.  In the Seniors Division Tony Russo took on Lance Phelps with Tony shooting a magnificent 63 in the morning round and continuing that form into the afternoon, finally winning on the 25th hole.  …

Martinborough Golf Report

Another very busy month at the Golf Club which began with the Mens 54/36 Hole Open.  The players had to endure some very windy conditions on the Saturday but fortunately the weather was a lot kinder on the Sunday.  Winners of the 54 Hole Division were:  Best Gross Owen Lloyd, …

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