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Position: Taupo Golf Club - Golf Professional
Golf Stat: Renee was previously NZ’s number 1 golfer.
Although Renee had to halt her golf career due to injury, she continued coaching the game she loved. She currently is based at Taupo Golf Club - Centennial. We ask nine golf-related questions and some pro tips for golfers when visiting the area.
Expecting too much from their game (laughs)…..actually, focus on where you want the ball to go, not where you don’t want the ball to go.
16th hole on Taupo Golf Club - Tauhara. A quirky par 3 with an island-style green - looks easy but deceptively challenging. There are a few holes in one’s on it as well - which makes it more entertaining.
Have you made a hole in one (on the 16th)?
Any others at Taupo Golf Club - Tauhara?
I have aced the 10th.
Lawn Bowls….and giving Croquet a crack this week for the first time. It should be fun.
Honestly, I’d always go with good friends, but If we’re talking celebrities; I’d play with Lydia Ko, Israel Dagg and Jack Nicklaus (Course Architect at Kinloch).
I get Lydia and Jacks as they are hall of fame golfers, but why Izzy?
He seems like a funny lad.
He loves his golf, so we could probably arrange this at some point.
Vietnam for some sun-seeking. The golf courses look interesting, all different in layout and design—especially Hoi Ana Shores, a links layout like Tara Iti.
Next time you are in Taupo, we recommend adding another dimension to your trip and improving your game.
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With some consistently top-ranked among the world’s top 100 golf courses, Taupo is widely considered a paradise for golfers looking to find a top-quality golfing experience.