Inside Golf Manitoba Media Release Team Manitoba

Blair, Wood & Garland medal at North American Indigenous Games

Golf Manitoba would like to congratulate Team Manitoba members Adam Blair (Pine Ridge Golf Club) and Payne Wood (St. Boniface Golf Club) along with Ashley Garland (Niakwa Country Club) for a successful trip to Halifax taking part in the North American Indigenous Games.

Blair won a gold medal, while Wood came home with a bronze, in the U16 age category.

Blair’s three round 213 total (72-69-72) at Links at Brunello was good for a three stroke victory over British Columbia’s Brody Book.

Wood finished third at 217 (74-71-72).

Garland won the Gold Medal finishing first overall in the U19 female age catagory.

With scores of 97-101-106 won the championship by 12 strokes.

Overall, Manitoba athletes won 70 medals at the North American Indigenous Games, including 32 gold.