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Mackenzie Hughes Remains At The Top Of The Weekly Rankings

Last Updated on Monday, 05 December 2016 07:40 Monday, 05 December 2016 07:33

Mackenzie HughesMEN’S TOP-10

One week after claiming the No. 1 ranking in Canada, Mackenzie Hughes remained in the top perch. The Golf Canada Young Pro squad member was the only one in the Top-10 to maintain his world standing as every other golfer lost ground in the rankings.

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The 2016 Golfer’s Gift Guide

Last Updated on Monday, 05 December 2016 18:01 Sunday, 04 December 2016 18:53

KENTWOOL Game Day Holiday Gift PackThe holidays are almost upon us, so now is the time to get busy. Here are some of the most innovative, beautiful, and useful gift ideas.

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Scott Simmons Pens Farewell Letter To Golf Canada Members

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 December 2016 07:21 Thursday, 01 December 2016 07:09

Scott Simmons(Scott Simmons, CEO of Golf Canada) — As the 2016 golf season comes to a close, I would like to thank you for supporting the game of golf through your membership with Golf Canada and your provincial golf association.

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Mercedes-Benz For Hole-In-One At Omega Dubai Ladies Masters

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 December 2016 06:39 Thursday, 01 December 2016 06:09

Mercedes-Benz GLC 250DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Mercedes-Benz GLC 250, a full-size luxury crossover SUV, will be presented to the first professional golfer scoring a hole-in-one on the par-3, 15th hole during the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters at Emirates Golf Club from December 7 to 10.

As the Official Car of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, Gargash Enterprises, the authorised general distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, will also roll out a gleaming fleet of luxury SUVs through SIXT rent a car to chauffeur marquee players to and from the tournament as well as continuing a significant on-site presence.

“We are excited to continue our strong partnership with the region’s premier golfing event, which has played a key role in positioning Dubai as a major golfing destination,” said Karl-Johan Sandesjo CEO of Gargash Enterprises.

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Golf Leaders Take To Parliament Hill To Advocate For Tax Fairness

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 07:23 Wednesday, 30 November 2016 07:18

Parliament HillOTTAWA, Ontario — The National Allied Golf Associations (NAGA) are on Parliament Hill conducting their National Golf Day and meeting with Parliamentarians to discuss the business of golf in Canada.

“Golf is one of Canada’s most beloved sports with more people playing the game than any other sport,” said Scott Simmons, NAGA Chair and Golf Canada CEO. “There are an estimated 5.7 million Canadian golfers and there are 2,400 golf courses and practice ranges in Canada and the industry contributes more than $14 billion to the GDP per year.”

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