Press Releases

The latest news and announcements for the
ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

Celebrities ‘talk up their game’ ahead of this week’s Pro-Am

7 March 2017

Some admitted to being “terrified”. Others were confidence-plus.

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Bright Kiwi golfing hope grabs spot in ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

6 March 2017

The 22 year old Tae Koh from Auckland, who turned professional last year, will head to Queenstown with five others who were successful in final qualifying tournaments at Paraparaumu Beach on the Kapiti Coast and Cromwell Golf Club.

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Tokyo sports star pitches in for ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

6 March 2017

Young Kuwata started playing baseball at just two years old, dreaming of turning professional. He started with a schools’ tournament most young Japanese would only aspire to play in once – and played a record five times.

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Sports and entertainment superstars add to fun atmosphere at ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

4 March 2017

In their ‘normal’ day jobs they’re top of their game in a range of sports including shot put, sailing, baseball, hockey and cricket.

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Arrowtown Welcome Party

24 February 2017

A free street party from 5.30pm to 9pm sees hundreds pack into historic Buckingham Street to enjoy great entertainment, fantastic food and drink stalls, and face painting, games and more in a kids’ entertainment area. New this year is a celebrity signing area featuring superstars of sport and entertainment, and music from Celtic Sounds – an amazing 12-piece band comprising pipers, drummers, singers, keyboard and a drum kit. Their brand of Celtic Rock belts out a wide variety of music ranging from rock to folk, contemporary and traditional Scottish music.

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Trip of a lifetime for early-bird ticket winner!

21 February 2017

Retired Dannevirke golf fan Ken Barnett is thrilled to have won a prize package to remember, thanks to four iconic New Zealand tourism operators.

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Slocum leads world-class quartet

17 February 2017

Slocum, who rose into the world’s top 50 players, will be joined by Koreans Young-Han Song, the Open’s highest world-ranked player at #78 and his fellow PGA player SJ ‘Andrew’ Park and multi- winner on the European Tour, Marcus Fraser from Australia.

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Fox Links Up With Williams for ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

14 February 2017

Rio Olympian Ryan Fox will have the world’s most successful caddy, Steve Williams on his bag for next month’s 93rd ISPS Handa New Zealand Open.

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Eleven Champions Return for ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

9 February 2017

Three of them are Kiwis, comprising 2001 champion David Smail, 1996 winner Michael Long and the 1992 title holder Grant Waite, who will compete in the ISPS Handa New Zealand Open to be staged at Millbrook Resort and The Hills on 9-12 March.

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Final call for volunteers and caddies for ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

8 February 2017

Caddies and volunteers from New Zealand, Australia and even as far as California and Scotland will travel to Queenstown to take part in the four-day tournament from March 9 to 12.

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