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2017 McKayson LPGA – Windross Farm

2017 McKayson LPGA – Windross Farm

At the end of September, I went with my Mum and Dad to the first NZ LPGA tournament at Windross Farm. We watched Lydia Ko and Brooke Henderson play golf over 5 days. I got to watch all the players up close which was really exciting.  I remember on one hole, Lydia Ko took a shot that landed on the path and she had to take a drop. Belen Mozo was in the lead for the first 2 days, and she…

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My handicap dropped to 26.7!

My handicap dropped to 26.7!

Today I played with my friend Gia at Wainui, to put in another 9 hole card. I shot another 48 which is good, but I think I can get under that score. I was hitting really straight, but I need to work on my putting and controlling the distance. After our game, we saw the Chinese qualifiers from IoG. One of them got to go into the LPGA tournament. We watched them on the last hole, and they were really…

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ANZ ProLikeKo Event

ANZ ProLikeKo Event

Today I went to a Masterclass with Lydia Ko. She taught us about how she warms up and practices. I learnt that before she plays in a tournament she stretches and practices for 1.5 hours before she tees off. She also said putting is really important because it can help you get birdies if you’re hitting well, or save par if you are not hitting so well. The most important thing about putting is the speed, because it will help…

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Fathers Day at Maxwells Golf Course

Fathers Day at Maxwells Golf Course

Today was Fathers Day. I took my Poppa, Dad and Mum to Maxwells Golf Course in Ramarama for a round of  golf and lunch. I liked the golf course, because we got to hit over the water, and I made it! Its a nice little par 3 course, but it is still challenging. My Poppa slipped over in the mud, hahaha, it was funny because he had mud all over his back and arms. I met the owner Kaye Maxwell…

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