Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club is in prime condition, ready for this week’s Shaw Charity Classic. Rita Mungo offers this preview in the Calgary Herald.
The Big Bertha Fusion driver has forgiveness as its focus, developing a clubhead design built around an aerospace-grade titanium exoskeleton called an Exo-Cage that is fitted with a crown and sole composed of an light, strong material called triaxial carbon. The new triaxial carbon material is said to be over 65 per cent lighter than […]
The Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada begins a stretch of three tournaments in three weeks to close out the season this week in Baddeck, N.S., with the Cape Breton Open being played at Bell Bay Golf Club. Players will be looking to improve their status on the tour Order of Merit, in which the top five […]
Two more Canadians have been added to the field for this week’s Manulife LPGA Classic after Nicole Vandermade of Brantford, Ont., and Vivian Tsui of Markham, Ont., earned the final two spots in the Monday qualifier. Vandermade edged Tsui by one shot, with a 73 Monday afternoon at Whistle Bear Golf Club. It will be the […]
Tee times have been announced for this week’s Mr. Lube PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada, taking place this week at Tangle Creek Golf and Country Club in Barrie, Ont. You can check it out here.
Callaway Golf Company has announced it has acquired Toulon Design. Based in Vista, Calif., Toulon Design is a premium milled putter company specializing in performance-driven design and customization. Former TaylorMade executive Sean Toulon, the company’s co-founder, brings more than 30 years of experience in the golf industry and will join Callaway Golf as senior vice […]
High profile golf tournaments such as the just-concluded CP Women’s Open and this week’s Shaw Charity Classic in Calgary are adding a touch of optimism to an area with a struggling economy. CTV News has more here.
Golf courses in the Edmonton area have received a double whammy from the weather and the Alberta economy this season. Curtis Stock has more here in the Edmonton Journal.
Darryl James, an instructor at the National Golf Academy at Shaganappi in Calgary, says he wants to give it a whirl in Tuesday’s qualifier for this week’s Shaw Charity Classic, but a lower back injury has been nagging him after being involved in a recent automobile accident. Wes Gilbertson has more here in the Calgary […]
It’s been 20 years since Tiger Woods said “Hello World” and made his professional debut at the 1996 Greater Milwaukee Open. Golf Digest has this story about 10 things you may not know about that debut and a look here at how Tiger changed the game. The video below provides a report at the time. […]