The Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA) has announced that Dean Piller, AGS of the Cordova Bay Golf Course in Victoria is the CGSA Gordon Witteveen Award winner for 2017. The Gordon Witteveen Award is presented annually by the CGSA and Toro to the superintendent or assistant superintendent who has authored the best article for publication […]
The Edmonton Country Club has announced the appointment of R.J. Cloutier its new head grounds superintendent. Cloutier joins the club after spending the last five years at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Golf Club, where his focus was elevating the course conditions of one of Stanley Thompson’s most renowned courses. Prior to that, he was […]
PGA Tour player Corey Conners made a special appearance in his home town, sitting in on a recent Q&A session at the Listowel Golf Club. Dan McNee has more here for the Listowel Banner.
University of Michigan women’s golf head coach Jan Dowling of Bradford, Ont., was named an assistant coach for Team International competing at the 2018 Arnold Palmer Cup this summer at Evian Resort Golf Club in southeastern France. “I am thrilled to be representing the International side as part of the Palmer Cup,” said Dowling. “With […]
The PGA of Canada Ontario Zone has announced the passing of Life Member Andy Byrne, who once claimed he never worked a day in his life due to the passion he had in golf. Visitation and funeral will be held later this week in Guelph, Ont. For more information, click here.
PGA of Canada Atlantic has announced the finalists for its 2017 awars that will be presented on Wednesday, Nov. 8, during its merchandise show at Casino New Brunswick in Moncton. Here are the finalists: Golf Professional of the Year Jonathan Garron, Abercrombie Country Club Frank McShane, Sussex Golf & Curling Club Ryan Tracy, Miramichi Golf […]
The PGA of British Columbia has announced the passing of Life Professional Len Harvey, a PGA of Canada member for more than 60 years. For more information, click here.
The PGA of Canada-Saskatchewan Zone will hold its 2017 awards reception Tuesday evening as part of its Merchandise Show at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon. The following are the candidates for each award: Professional of the Year Dean Brown, Royal Regina G.C. Scott Knapp, Tor Hill G.C. Dean Manz, Wascana C.C. Amanda Minchin, TS&M Woodlawn G.C. […]
G&G Golf Company has introduced Wendy Shackelton as its multi-line representative for SW Ontario. “I’m thrilled to have a variety of products in my agency that cater to all golf facilities, whether it is a public course or a high end private club,” said Shackelton on the partnership,” said Shackelton. “G&G has everyday necessities of […]
The Manitoba Golf Hall of Fame and Museum has named its 2017 inductees, with the ceremony to be held Monday, Oct. 2, at the Club Regent Event Centre in Winnipeg. Click here for more on the new members.