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Dan Campbell Becomes PGA of Canada’s 25th Master Professional

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 August 2016 22:52 Sunday, 14 August 2016 22:46

Dan CampbellThe PGA of Canada is proud to announce Dan Campbell has become the association’s 25th Master Professional.

“On behalf of the PGA of Canada’s 3,700 members, the national board of directors and the national office staff, I sincerely congratulate Dan Campbell in becoming the 25th Master Professional in the history of our association,” said PGA of Canada president Steve Wood. “Becoming a Master Professional is no easy task with the requirements to earn this designation being very stringent, but Dan has worked very hard and it’s great to see earn this designation.”

A PGA of Canada member since 1984, Campbell said becoming a Master Professional is another way to give back to the association.



PGA of Canada Announces Partnership Extension with SkyCaddie®

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 July 2016 18:04 Sunday, 24 July 2016 17:57

SkyCaddieThe PGA of Canada recently announced a partnership extension with SkyCaddie® for the 2016-2017 season. The agreement sees SkyCaddie remain the Official RangeFinder of the PGA of Canada.

A strong supporter of PGA professionals around the world, SkyCaddie has been the Official RangeFinder of the PGA of Canada since 2007.



Levesque Shoots to the Top of PGA of Canada Player Rankings

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 June 2016 20:16 Tuesday, 28 June 2016 19:03

Dave LevesqueThe PGA of Canada Player Rankings presented by RBC saw a major shakeup following the PGA Championship of Canada sponsored by Mr. Lube and presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf.

By virtue of his T9 at Victoria Golf Club at the PGA Championship of Canada, Dave Levesque of Club de golf La Vallee du Richelieu overtook Billy Walsh for the No. 1 spot.

“Being the No. 1-ranked player in the PGA of Canada is something I’m very proud of and I’ll remember it for the rest of my life,” Levesque said. “I’ve put in a lot of hard work, as well as had a lot of confidence, discipline and focus over the past number of years.”



Victoria Golf Club Set to Host PGA Championship of Canada

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 June 2016 18:13 Thursday, 09 June 2016 18:04

Victoria Golf ClubACTON, Ontario — The PGA Championship of Canada sponsored by Mr. Lube and presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf begins at one of the country’s most beautiful golf settings.

Sixty-four of the PGA of Canada’s best players tee it up June 13-16 at Victoria Golf Club in Victoria, all vying for the association’s most prestigious championship and historic P.D. Ross trophy.



PGA Women’s Championship of Canada Headed Back to Credit Valley G&CC

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 18:10 Tuesday, 07 June 2016 18:07

Credit Valley Golf & Country ClubThe PGA of Canada is headed back to Credit Valley Golf & Country Club this September.

On September 6-8, the famed Mississauga, Ont., golf course will host some of the world’s best female golfers for the PGA Women’s Championship of Canada.



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