Dr. Michael Hurdzan, who redesigned the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club chatted with Hutch last year about the changes he made to the host site for next week’s CP Women’s Open. Here’s a repeat of that interview leading into next week’s event. Click Play below to listen.
Erica Beck, British Columbia regional director for the National Golf Course Owners Association of Canada, chats about the continuing fires in the B.C. interior, poor air quality on the Lower Mainland and a golf course and its employees that are pulling together to raise funds for people affected by the fires. Click Play below to […]
Kevin Thistle, president of golf operations for the Windmill Golf Group, says air quality in Calgary varies, but it was expected to hit high risk Wednesday afternoon due to fires in the British Columbia interior. Click Play below to hear Thistle discuss that situation with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds for the sound to cue […]
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member and former PGA Tour player Richard Zokol, now working at Predator Ridge in Vernon, B.C., discusses the evacuations resulting from wildfires in the interior of the province, including the apparent closing of a golf operation after an evacuation of Williams Lake, B.C. You can read more about that here. […]
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member and former PGA Tour player Richard Zokol, now at Predator Ridge in Vernon, B.C., discusses the wildfires and province-wide state of emergency in British Columbia and how it could affect the golf industry and tourism in the B.C. interior. Click Play below to listen to that conversation with Hutch […]
G&G Golf is busy showing the TravisMathew Apparel line it now represents in Canada, after becoming the exclusive distributor in this country in March. For more on that announcement, click here. Brady Stoddard, sales manager for G&G, chats with Hutch about what to expect from the line in 2018. Click Play below to hear that […]
Rod Whitman chats about the redesign he’s been working on the Algonquin Golf Course in St. Andrews, N.B., one that was initiated when he met with Jim Spatz, chairman and CEO of Southwest Partners. Click Play below to listen to that discussion with Hutch.
The CP Women’s Open will be played in Saskatchewan for the first time and Greg Dukart, chief executive officer of the host Wascana Country Club, says the club, Regina and the entire province are looking forward to watching LPGA Tour players. Click Play below to hear his conversation with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds for […]
Joseph McLuckie, owner of JPSM Sales & Marketing Group Inc., which distributes Motocaddy and Stewart Golf products, discusses an unfortunate incident that got him into a motorized golf caddie business that was mostly untapped in Canada, but he says that’s changing quickly. Click Play below to hear his chat with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds […]
Head professional Bob Paley offers an update on the progress on rebuilding at Kananaskis Country Golf Course, which was destroyed by the 2013 flood in Southern Alberta, but is planning to open early next year. Click Play below to hear his discussion with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds for the sound to cue up.