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World Junior Girls Coaching Summit for PGA of Canada Members

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015 08:31 Thursday, 17 September 2015 08:03

World Junior Girls Coaching SummitAs you may be aware Golf Canada and the Golf Association of Ontario are hosting the World Junior Girls Championship at The Marshes Golf Club September 20-25. The PGA of Canada is very excited about supporting this special event.

As part of the Championship’s overall intent of supporting girls and women in golf, the PGA of Canada is hosting a coaches summit for PGA of Canada members. This will be an opportunity to observe and learn from the best international coaches in an in-the-field approach.

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Patriot Golf Day Returns

Last Updated on Friday, 04 September 2015 23:59 Friday, 04 September 2015 23:56

Patriot Golf Day CanadaPatriot Golf Day Canada once again takes place this September across the country.

Kicking off Labour Day Monday with a Patriot Golf Day Canada event at Hylands Golf Club in Ottawa, the grassroots golf initiative once again supports and honours Canadian military members.

Funds raised from this year’s Patriot Golf Day Canada events will go to the Soldier On Fund, which supports service personnel and veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces to overcome their physical or mental illness or injury through physical activity and sport.

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Seeking National Supremacy in Ottawa

Last Updated on Friday, 04 September 2015 23:52 Friday, 04 September 2015 23:49

Camelot Golf and Country ClubACTON, Ontario (PGA of Canada) — A battle for national supremacy will be waged next week in our nation’s capital.

The PGA Assistants’ Championship of Canada presented by Callaway Golf Canada will be contested over 54-holes at Camelot Golf and Country Club from September 9-11.

“The PGA of Canada is extremely delighted to visit our nation’s capital of Ottawa and the outstanding Camelot Golf and Country Club,” said PGA of Canada president Constant Priondolo. “This year’s field is very strong and we’re definitely going to be treated to some amazing golf.”

The 109-player field features three past champions and 27 of the top 100 from the PGA of Canada Player Rankings presented by RBC.

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Nike Golf PGA Team Championship Heading to Bermuda’s Mid Ocean Club

Last Updated on Monday, 24 August 2015 22:15 Monday, 24 August 2015 22:09

The Mid Ocean ClubST. GEORGE’S, Bermuda — The inaugural Nike Golf PGA Team Championship of Canada is heading to the island of Bermuda and one of the world’s most iconic golf courses, The Mid Ocean Club.

This newly created and unique championship sees two PGA of Canada professionals pairing up with the partner of his or her choice October 27-29.

“The Nike Golf PGA Team Championship of Canada marks a new and exciting chapter in the association’s proud history of national championships,” said PGA of Canada president Constant Priondolo. “We couldn’t be more pleased to be heading to the beautiful island of Bermuda and the iconic Mid Ocean Club.”

The Bermuda Tourism Authority and the Fairmont Southampton will partner in the inaugural championship.

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PGA of Canada Announces Sterling Cut Glass as Partner of PGA National Awards Program

Last Updated on Monday, 24 August 2015 06:13 Monday, 24 August 2015 06:10

Sterling Cut GlassThe PGA of Canada is pleased to announce a new partnership with Sterling Cut Glass.

The newly minted agreement sees the creation of new awards for all PGA National Award winners and PGA National Champions from the proprietary line of Sterling Cut Glass custom etched glassware. Each piece will be presented at PGA of Canada Night held at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla.

“We are thrilled to partner with Sterling Cut Glass for this new initiative,” says PGA of Canada president Constant Priondolo. “This will be a significant enhancement to our PGA National Awards and will be an incredible memento for our PGA professionals who win our prestigious awards.”

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