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A Step-by-Step to Golf in Schools Adoptions

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 18:19 Tuesday, 26 July 2016 18:12

Golf Canada Golf in Schools Adopt a School WeekGolf 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.



Canadian Golf Team Nominated for Rio 2016

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 20:10 Tuesday, 19 July 2016 20:06

Graham DeLaet, Alena Sharp, and David HearnCanadian Press

OAKVILLE, Ontario (John Chidley-Hill/The Canadian Press) — There was a time when Graham DeLaet thought he would never be able to represent his country on the Olympic stage.

Now DeLaet will be part of a Canadian team brimming with potential when golf makes its Olympic return at the Rio de Janeiro Games following a 112-year absence.

The Canadian Olympic Committee and Golf Canada officially introduced the Olympic golf team. DeLaet will join a potent squad including 18-year-old phenom Brooke Henderson, David Hearn, and Alena Sharp.



Percy, Garber, Conners, and Taylor Earn Final Qualifying Spots Into 2016 RBC Canadian Open

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 02:45 Tuesday, 19 July 2016 02:36

Corey ConnersRICHMOND HILL, Ontario (Herb Fung/Golf Canada) — Cameron Percy, Joey Garber, Corey Conners, and Ben Taylor have all earned entry into the field for this week’s RBC Canadian Open through the Final Qualifying at DiamondBack Golf Club.



Pairings and Start Times Set for 2016 RBC Canadian Open Final Qualifier

Last Updated on Monday, 18 July 2016 02:26 Monday, 18 July 2016 02:22

DiamondBack Golf ClubOAKVILLE, Ontario (Dan Pino/Golf Canada) — The final four spots into the 2016 RBC Canadian Open field will be determined as the Final Qualifier is set for DiamondBack Golf Club in Richmond Hill, Ont.

A total of 72 competitors will challenge for one of four spots into the field for Canada’s National Open Championship.



CN Future Links Crowns Six Junior Skills Challenge National Event Champions

Last Updated on Monday, 18 July 2016 01:56 Monday, 18 July 2016 01:51

CN Future Links Junior Skills Challenge National EventOAKVILLE, Ontario (Tyler Costigan/Golf Canada) — CN and Golf Canada are pleased to announce the six champions of the CN Future Links Junior Skills Challenge National Event at the Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont., site of next week’s 2016 RBC Canadian Open.



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