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May 12, 2015 May 2015, Sports Comments Off on Rugby News

Rugby-News The Senior rugby season has kicked off with much enthusiasm amongst the players and supporters alike. We are fielding the one team this year, our Senior As with James Bruce at the helm. We have a lot of new young players and after a couple of early losses they are starting to hit their strides, winning on Saturday against Eketahuna, the competition winners from 2014. Expect more great things from this team as the season rolls along. … Continue Reading

Rugby Club News

April 20, 2015 April 2015, Sports Comments Off on Rugby Club News

BULL-RIDE-2015-T.K-190 The rugby season is fast approaching, boots have been dug out from the back of cupboards, rugby balls pumped up, and the talk is now about rugby over cricket…

Our JAB registration was held recently, with over 30 new registrations our club is looking really strong right through the age groups.
Each player that registered this year received a t-shirt that was specially designed by Dustys & Lulu, you will no doubt be seeing plenty of these around town. It is never too late to register, contact Tracey Tayles 0274635387 or pop into the Martinborough School Office and grab a form. The JAB season starts on the 9 May.

Good numbers have been turning out for the Senior trainings on Tuesday and Thursdays. A pre season game was held against Waikanae, and with a training run at Gladstone, they will be rearing to go when their season starts on the 11 April.

A huge thank you goes to Eastern & Central Community Trust who have granted us $5800 to replace the flooring in the kitchen and bar area. This has meant that things have been all go to get everything up and running before the start of the season. Thank you to Nigel Malneek (Malneek Plumbing), Nigel McCartney (Country Mile), Shane Hartnell, Total Care Flooring Design, and our wonderful volunteers that have been working hard to get this project done as quickly as possible. … Continue Reading

Tennis Holiday Programme

April 20, 2015 April 2015, Sports Comments Off on Tennis Holiday Programme

The Tennis Holiday Programme will be held at the Martinborough Tennis Courts on Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th April. The programme will be held in three groups.

From 9 – 11am Novice
The younger age group 6-10 years with some grasshopper experience.

From 11.15 – 1.15 Advanced level
For players with match experience and have played to Advance Grade

1.30 – 3.30pm Competition Level
For players with match play experience and who have played Championship Grade of Regional Level 2, 3 or 4 competitions ( Primary or Secondary School).

The programme costs $50 for the two days or $30 for one day. To register or for more information please contact Marco de Groot , registered tennis and Hotshot coach. Phone 021 566489. E-mail mrcdgrt33@gmail.com

Junior tennis

March 13, 2015 March 2015, Sports Comments Off on Junior tennis

Junior-tennis The junior tennis club has continued its popularity with over 70 children signing up for Monday tennis at the start of Term 1.   Thank you to all the parents that have volunteered with the help roster, as with the number of children participating we would not be able to manage. … Continue Reading


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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