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Louis Tomlinson and Paula Grant Win R&A Foundation Scholars Tournament

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 April 2014 21:08 Tuesday, 08 April 2014 21:01


The annual R&A Foundation Scholars Tournament drew to a close on Tuesday afternoon with Louis Tomlinson of Myerscough College winning the men’s division and Paula Grant of Ulster clinching her second consecutive women’s division victory in a play-off.



Wildstone Golf Club Set to Open April 18th for Fourth Season in Sparkling Condition

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014 00:28 Wednesday, 02 April 2014 00:23

Wildstone Golf Course

CRANBROOK, British Columbia – Whether you’re a local teeing it up in one of its signature events or passing through the Kootney Rockies and looking for a great place to play golf, Wildstone GC offers one of the most exceptional golf experiences in the land.

It has only been three years since the one-and-only Black Knight Design in Canada first wowed British Columbia golfers, but in that time Wildstone has established itself as a premier golf property where regular guests and travellers have been warmly welcomed and embraced in a remarkable world-class setting.



iG’s Lisa Vlooswyk Wins Golfweek Magazine’s Golfest Entertainer Of The Year

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014 10:26 Wednesday, 26 March 2014 23:21


by Lisa Vlooswyk (iG)

What a day!

I competed in The Villages GolfWeek Magazine Golfest Entertainer of the Year competition in Florida recently.

I was honored to be with such esteemed trick shot artists as Rocky Shipes and the Godfather of trick shots, Ben Witter - what an inspiration he is.

The judges said what a close competition it was... but I won! Blown away!



Jack Fleck, Winner of 1955 US Open, Dies at 92

Last Updated on Sunday, 23 March 2014 22:23 Sunday, 23 March 2014 22:15

Jack Fleck

Canadian Press

FORT SMITH, Arkansas (AP) — Jack Fleck, who produced one of golf's greatest upsets by beating Ben Hogan in a playoff to win the 1955 U.S. Open, died Friday. He was 92.

He had been the oldest living U.S. Open champion.



Chapman Aims to Complete His Senior Major Championship Titles

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014 22:28 Thursday, 20 March 2014 22:23


Roger Chapman is hoping to complete an historic hat-trick of Senior Major Championship titles when he joins a star-studded field for The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, from July 24-27, 2014.

The Englishman re-wrote the record books in 2012 when he captured both the US Senior PGA Championship and the US Senior Open, going on to lift the John Jacobs Trophy as the Number One player for the year on the European Senior Tour.



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