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2016 PGA of BC Awards: A Night To Remember

Last Updated on Sunday, 16 October 2016 18:33 Sunday, 16 October 2016 18:18

PGA of BC AwardsRICHMOND, British Columbia (Jeff Sutherland /iG) — The PGA of BC honoured their best and brightest on October 12, 2016, at the River Rock Casino in Richmond, BC.

This year’s Awards Celebration was highlighted with the presentation of the Dick Munn Golf Professional of the Year award presented by Cutter & Buck to Alan Palmer of Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club.



PGA of BC Names 2016 Awards, Scholarship, & Bursary Recipients

Last Updated on Sunday, 09 October 2016 19:28 Sunday, 09 October 2016 19:22

altRICHMOND, British Columbia BC (PGA of BC) — The PGA of BC is proud to announce the recipients of three of its 2016 awards, as well as the 2016 Forestar Golf Community Leadership Bursary, and the Jim Gibson Scholarship. This recognition program is designed to honour individuals in the golf community that exhibit qualities such as volunteerism, selflessness, passion, and dedication to the game. The recipients, along with the winners of ten other PGA of BC Awards, will be recognized at the PGA of BC Awards Ceremony, held on October 12 at the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond.



B.C.’s Rowe Moves Up To No. 5 By 158 Spots

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 October 2016 07:52 Thursday, 06 October 2016 07:23

Lawren RoweLawren Rowe continued his upward movement inside the Top-10, picking up another 158 spots in the world rankings after finishing in a tie for sixth at the Western Washington Invitational. The result enabled the third year golfer at the University of Victoria move up to the No. 5 ranking in Canada. Over the course of the last two weeks, Rowe has gained 699 spots in the world rankings.



Canada Sits T23 Through 36 At The World Amateur

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 September 2016 21:29 Thursday, 22 September 2016 21:25

Jared du ToitRIVIERA MAYA, Mexico (Golf Canada with files from the International Golf Federation) — The Canadians struggled to make up any significant ground in the second round at the 30th World Amateur Team Championship, carding a team score of 140 (-2) on the par-71, 6,771-yard/6,187-meter Mayakoba El Camaleon Golf Club to sit T23.



B.C.’s du Toit Remains In Top Spot In Weekly Rankings

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 19:10 Wednesday, 21 September 2016 19:00

Jared du ToitKi Taek Lee got his senior campaign at Arizona State off to a solid start, climbing 272 spots in the world rankings after finishing in a tie for second at the OFCC/Fighting Illini Invite; it was the best career result for the senior and moved him back into the Top-20 in the Canadian rankings at No. 15.

Fellow Canadian and Arizona State teammate Jared du Toit, the No. 1-ranked amateur in Canada, finished in a tie for 48th.



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