The PGA of Canada has named its 2017 award winners, as well as two new inductees to the PGA of Canada Hall of Fame. All will be honoured at PGA of Canada Night on Thursday, Jan. 25, beginning at 5 p.m.in Room W109A of the Orange County Convention Center during the PGA Merchandise Show in […]
PGA of Canada CEO Kevin Thistle chats about the Responsible Coaching Movement that the PGA of Canada and Golf Canada have signed on to and the three main pillars of the movement, designed to protect athletes and coaches through discussions of topics hat often were not talked about in the past. We're proud to say […]
The PGA of Canada has achieved European Education Level System PGA recognition for its education program. Click here for more from the PGA of Canada website.
John Cochrane has waited a long time for his first professional championship win. After rounds of 72-69 at the TPC Eagle Trace in Coral Springs, Fla., the 56-year-old’s wait is over, capturing the PGA Club Professional Championship of Canada. “Not only is this is my first PGA of Canada national championship win, it’s my first […]
To say Scott Allred has been seriously close to winning a PGA of Canada national championship in the recent past would be an understatement. His record over the past six years speaks for itself. In 2011 he finished runner-up at both the PGA Club Professional Championship of Canada and PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada. Two […]
The PGA Club Professional Championship of Canada begins Tuesday at TPC Eagle Trace in Coral Springs, Fla. The 36-hole national championship featuring head professionals, head teaching professionals, executive professionals and general managers is the final event on the PGA of Canada 2017 schedule. “ClubLink is the largest employer of PGA professionals in Canada, so it’s […]
Needing to make a four-foot par putt for the win on the final hole of the RBC PGA Scramble at Cabot Links on Saturday, Cordova Bay amateur Rodney Webber stepped up and made the biggest putt of his life on Saturday in Inverness, N.S. “I’m no professional golfer, but standing over that putt I definitely […]
I’ve had a great opportunity to get to know Kevin Thistle over the years. I met him in 2005 when I was at Angus Glen. He’s a trendsetter, very forward-thinking, very committed to our association and to the golf industry and I was thrilled to hear the announcement on Tuesday that he’s the PGA of […]
New PGA of Canada CEO Kevin Thistle discusses his new role, his plans going forward and the difficult decision to leave the Windmill Group in Calgary. Click Play below to hear his chat with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds for the sound to cue up.
Reaction to Kevin Thistle being named new CEO of the PGA of Canada was swift on social media. Here’s a sample of the early reaction: Congratulations @kevinthistle new CEO of the PGA of Canada. Excellent leadership skills & innovative approach. Great choice @pgaofcanada! — Gary Bernard (@GBernard1) October 10, 2017 Congrats @KevinThistle on @pgaofcanada CEO […]