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THIS IS PGA TOUR Canada Makes Its Debut

Last Updated on Friday, 07 June 2013 00:35 Friday, 07 June 2013 00:31


THIS IS PGA TOUR Canada, a series of half-hour magazine-style programs highlighting the events, prominent players, tournament courses and locales of the 2013 PGA TOUR Canada season, made its debut last week on May 31, 2013 on TSN2 and Global.



PGA TOUR Canada Ready To Roar

Last Updated on Friday, 07 June 2013 00:29 Friday, 07 June 2013 00:21


Players Count On Short Game, Beards, And Toy Penguins To Jump To The Next Level

PGA TOUR Canada's marketing campaign is “The Roar Starts Here.” As the inaugural season of the newly branded Canadian Tour tees off, players hope those roars are for them as they compete to get one step closer to their golf goals.

“We’ve all been hoping for a path to get to the next level,” said Cory Renfrew, who finished third on the 2012 Canadian Tour Order of Merit. “Now that we can do that staying in Canada is a huge bonus.”



PGA TOUR Canada Adds The Wildfire Invitational To 2013 Schedule

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 00:52 Wednesday, 15 May 2013 00:30

Wildfire Golf Club

PETERBOROUGH, Ontario -- PGA TOUR Canada has added a ninth tournament to its 2013 schedule. The Wildfire Invitational, a
new event featuring 128 professionals and
64 amateurs, will take place August 26 to September 1, 2013, at Wildfire Golf Club
in Peterborough, Ontario.

The three-year agreement will see the tournament take place at Wildfire, an exclusive club outside of Peterborough which has been ranked in the Score Golf Top 100 courses in Canada, through the 2015 season.



PGA TOUR Canada And Golf Canada Announce National Team, RBC Canadian Open Exemptions

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 May 2013 04:40 Tuesday, 14 May 2013 04:22


OAKVILLE, Ontario -- PGA TOUR Canada has announced that Golf Canada National Amateur Golf Team members and alumni will receive exemptions to compete in 2013 PGA TOUR Canada events, and that the top three players on the PGA TOUR Canada Order of Merit will earn exemptions in to the 2013 RBC Canadian Open.



DeLaet To Serve As Honorary Co-Chair Of Dakota Dunes Open

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 May 2013 01:58 Thursday, 09 May 2013 01:49


Saskatchewan's own Graham DeLaet, currently playing on the PGA TOUR, is throwing his support behind the Saskatchewan stop on PGA TOUR Canada, the Dakota Dunes Open. Graham has agreed to serve alongside Chief Darcy Bear of the Whitecap Dakota First Nation as the Co-chair of the tournament. Graham played in the Dakota Dunes open twice prior to his move to the PGA TOUR where is enjoying an outstanding career.



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