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Hyundai PGA Scramble Of Canada National Final Heads To Lookout Point CC

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:47 Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:35

Lookout Point Country ClubFONTHILL, Ontario — Golfers from across the country descend on Niagara Falls for the inaugural Hyundai PGA Scramble of Canada National Final.

Taking place September 29 to October 1 at the famed Lookout Point Country Club in Fonthill, Ont., the national final features 25 teams—comprised of four amateurs and a PGA of Canada Professional—playing in a 36-hole Ambrose Scramble format.

“It’s great that such a historic and wonderful golf course like Lookout Point is hosting the very first Hyundai PGA Scramble of Canada National Final,” said PGA of Canada CEO Gary Bernard. “Teams from all across Canada will undoubtedly enjoy the one-of-a-kind golf at Lookout, but they’re also going to be treated to the off-course experiences they won’t soon forget.”



The PGA Of Canada Remembers Arnold Palmer

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 September 2016 07:36 Tuesday, 27 September 2016 07:32

Arnold PalmerThe PGA of Canada fondly remembers the iconic Arnold Palmer who passed away on September 26, 2016, at the age of 87.

Palmer was a seven-time major champion and winner of 62 PGA Tour events, his first coming at the 1955 Canadian Open at Toronto’s Weston Golf and Country Club.



A Step-By-Step Guide To Golf In Schools Adoptions

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:52 Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:49

altGolf Canada’s inaugural Adopt a School Week will be taking place at the start of the school year on September 19-23, 2016, in support of the Golf in Schools program. Golf Canada, the PGA of Canada, the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) and all provincial partners have come together to encourage individuals and businesses to adopt a local school between now and the end of Adopt a School Week.



Lora Bay Readies For PGA Assistants’ Championship Of Canada

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 18:23 Tuesday, 13 September 2016 18:19

The Golf Club at Lora BayTHORNBURY, Ontario (Chris Fry/PGA of Canada) — Ontario’s Blue Mountain region will host the PGA Assistants’ Championship of Canada presented by Callaway Golf.

The 54-hole national championship takes place Sept. 13-15 at The Golf Club at Lora Bay and features a field loaded with talent.



Lorie Kane Headlines PGA Women’s Championship Of Canada

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 September 2016 04:46 Wednesday, 07 September 2016 04:39

Lorie KaneMISSISSAUGA, Ontario (Chris Fry/PGA of Canada) — Lorie Kane headlines the field for the PGA Women’s Championship of Canada at Credit Valley Golf and Country Club.

Kane, who was recently inducted into the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame, looks to win her record sixth PGA Women’s Championship of Canada but will face fierce competition from a contingent of players including Nicole Vandermade, Lisa Ferrero and Kylie Barros.

“It’s going to be a fantastic championship this week at Credit Valley,” said PGA of Canada president Steve Wood. “Our field is headlined by Canadian golf legend Lorie Kane who has a chance to win an amazing sixth PGA Women’s Championship of Canada.”



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