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Tiger Woods in NZ, 2002

In 2002 Tiger Woods, then world golf champion, competed in the New Zealand Open. He also gave a golf clinic to young players at Paraparaumu Golf Club, north of Wellington. In this television news clip participants such as Steve McLeod, a Canterbury under-18 representative player, talk about teeing off under the eyes of the world's greatest golfer.

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Garry Ahern, 'Golf - New Zealand golf in the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 May 2022)

Story by Garry Ahern, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Sep 2016