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The Landings GC Chris Barber Granted Exemption in PGA TOUR Canada Event

Thursday, 03 July 2014 22:06


BATH, Ontario — The Great Waterway Classic is pleased to announce Chris Barber, PGA of Canada Professional and General Manager at The Landings Golf Course in Kingston has been granted a sponsor exemption into this year’s PGA TOUR Canada event. The Great Waterway Classic will be contested at Loyalist Golf & Country Club in Bath, Ontario August 21-24, 2014.



Patriot Golf Day Canada Returns This September

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014 18:22 Monday, 30 June 2014 18:19


Later this summer, Patriot Golf Day Canada returns for a third consecutive year.

Kicking off the Tuesday after Labour Day and running through Sept.7th, the grassroots golf initiative once again supports and honours Canadian military members and their families

“This is a chance for the PGA of Canada and its members to make a positive difference in the lives of Canada military members and their families,” says Patriot Golf Day Honourary Chair, Don Saunders.



PGA of Canada Participates in Soldier On Canada National Golf Camps

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014 18:10 Monday, 30 June 2014 18:01


The PGA of Canada recently participated in the 2014 Soldier On Canada National Golf Camps.

PGA of Canada members played an integral part giving instruction to the nearly 20 Canadian Forces members who participated in the weeklong Soldier On golf camp at numerous golf facilities across the GTA

“The PGA of Canada and Soldier On have partnered up for the golf camp and it’s been fantastic with all the participants just being over the moon with the experiences,” said Major Jay Feyko, Soldier On. “We’ve received top-notch instruction at top-notch facilities.”



PGA Championship of Canada Matches Set

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014 00:41 Friday, 20 June 2014 00:31

PGA Championship of Canada

ACTON, Ontario — Sixty-four of the top-ranked PGA of Canada members are set to tee it up in the 2014 PGA Championship of Canada sponsored by Mr. Lube and presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf.

As has been the case since the championship was re-launched in 2011, this year's championship at Uxbridge, Ont.'s, Wyndance Golf Club, will be contested as a match play event with players from the four brackets-Stan Leonard, George Knudson, Al Balding and Moe Norman-looking to advance through the five rounds to the final championship match.



Montreal’s Constant Priondolo Becomes PGA of Canada President

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 April 2014 19:04 Tuesday, 29 April 2014 19:01

Constant Priondolo

Montreal’s Constant Priondolo was officially made 45th president of the PGA of Canada at the association’s recent Annual General Meeting in Calgary.

A PGA of Canada member since 1992, Priondolo has sat on the PGA of Canada’s National Board of Directors since 2004, serving as the chair of the business development and membership committees. He has also served as the board’s secretary and most recently as vice-president.



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