The 2017 Hunt Electrical Mens and Womens Trentham Open was played on Saturday 18th November in mostly fine and calm conditions. Over 120 golfers represented the field from various clubs all around the Wellington region.
Thanks to the support of our principal sponsor Hunt Electrical Ltd and our hole in two/longest drive sponsor, Aardvark Audio as well as the active participation of member volunteers including marshals, referees, scorers, sausage sizzlers, caterers, the John Hunt challenge team, the day was a great success.
The green staff have been doing a terrific job looking after the course and a number of vistors commented how well the couirse was prepared.
The club also wants to thank the following sponsors Golf Warehouse, Rimutaka Bottle-O bottle store, Jinas World of Fresh Produce Lower Hutt, Kevin Smith, Maidstone Sports, Flair Flooring Upper Hutt and prizes donated by members.
Congratulations go to our 2017 champions
Nick McClure - Mens Open Champion, Kiki Maepu - Mens Nett Champion
Carol Antipas - Ladies Gross Champion, Jan Tomlinson - Ladies Nett Champion
Special mention is given to Jamie Ryland who played the perfect shot on our 3rd hole.
Nick McClure the 2017 Mens Hunt Electrical Trentham Open Champion
|Jan Tomlinson the 2017 Ladies Nett Hunt Electrical Trentham Open Champion|
|In action at the 4th Tee||Past President Murray McClure Putting|
All smiles on the tee
Robyn, Shona, Nicky, and Faye taking time out for the camera
Mike Letoa - Trentham Camp President
Also in the field was the Samoan High Commissioner H.E Leasi Papali'i Tommy Scanlan.
This is the second year the High Commissioner has supported our Open and the club sincerely hope he continues to do so in the future.
The mens competition starts Saturday 1st February 2014 with our 3 teams in Division's 1, 7 and 10. The teams will be managed by Mike Jensen (Div 1), Robbie McIntyre (Div 7) and Mike Letoa (Div 10). The draw and results can be found at http://wgi.co.nz/interclub
The newsletter is kindly put together by Mike Letoa. Articles are always welcome and can be left at the office for inclusion in the newsletter.
Ladies Open - 2 Nov 2013
The winner of this year's open was long serving member of the Club, Carol Antipas. Congratulations Carol and well done.
Winner of the Trentham Golf Mens Open 9 Nov 2013
Congratulations and well done to Trentham member, Tony Sharp, in retaining the open title for the second consecutive year.
Trentham win the 2013 WGI Mens Champion of Champions
Trentham Golf Club took out the Champion of Champions held at the Miramar course on Sunday 17 November. The team of Nick McClure, Dion Codyre and Neil Haxton won the event with a combined gross stableford score of 165 2 shots ahead of host club Miramar on 163 followed by Karori on 162. Trentham's effort on the day was impressive in benign conditions with Nick McClure leading the way taking individual honours on a course he was playing for the first time with rounds of 68 and 71. McClure tying with Eden McCabe from Boulcott Farm on 139. Trentham's junior player Neil Haxton finished runner up in his division on 162.