Nicky, Clayton, Paige and Cooper Cherry at the launch.

Canterbury Selwyn Golf Hub

05.03.2019

A collective of Selwyn golf clubs in conjunction with Canterbury Golf have formed a hub for young people and families with a number of advantages. Those joining get access to play at seven local golf clubs in and around the Selwyn region plus a range of other benefits.

The launch of Futures Canterbury Selwyn Golf Hub took place on Sunday, February 17th at Tai Tapu Golf Club with over one hundred keen golfers in attendance. It was reported that the event was a lot of fun along with an enjoyable barbecue. The Team Golf  Challenge that took place, saw fifty eight parents and children play a six hole Ambrose tournament.

Canterbury Golf have undertaken this new initiative to help provide opportunities for young people and families in the community to come together and learn to play golf, meet new friends, learn valuable life skills, keep active and have a lot of fun along the way.

There are many membership options for juniors and parents/guardians. Clubs are:

  • Charteris Bay Golf Club
  • Ellesmere Golf Club
  • Greendale Golf Club
  • Hororata Golf Club
  • Lincoln Golf Club
  • McLean’s Island Golf Club
  • Tai Tapu Golf Club.

This wonderful initiative has the proud sponsorship and assistance of Lamb and Hayward, Professional Coach – PGA Pro Kevin Hughes and Play Golf Canterbury Coordinator, Pip Deans the Coaching Coordinator at Hororata Golf Club.

For more information or to find out more about upcoming events visit www.futurescanterbury.co.nz