Lower Mainland: Pro News

PGA TOUR’s Adam Hadwin Headlines Canada’s Top Pros in VGT - Golf West Vancouver Shoot-out

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 August 2014 11:50 Sunday, 31 August 2014 08:23

For Immediate Release


West Vancouver, BC (August 30th, 2014) - The Vancouver Golf Tour (VGT) and the District of West Vancouver (Golf West Vancouver) are pleased to announce that Canada’s newest PGA TOUR member Adam Hadwin is coming home to play the 3rd Annual “Vancouver Golf Tour - Golf West Vancouver Shootout” on Saturday, Sept.27th at Gleneagles Golf Course in West Vancouver, B.C. 

The event will take place from 12:00pm to 5:00pm and is kindly sponsored by The Bernstein Buchanan Group at ScotiaMcLeod, GolfTEC Canada, Nestle Canada, Fresh St. Market and Monahan Golf.



The Vancouver Golf Club Selected Host Venue For 2015 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 11:31 Wednesday, 25 June 2014 11:14

by Dan Pino/ Golf Canada
for immediate release


VANCOUVER, B.C. (Golf Canada) – Canadian Pacific (CP) and Golf Canada are pleased to announce The Vancouver Golf Club has been selected as the host venue for the 2015 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open.
The 2015 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open will be contested August 17-23, 2015 with a prize purse of $2.25 million USD.
In 2012, Lydia Ko, the two-time reigning Canadian Women’s Open champion, captured her first LPGA Tour victory at The Vancouver Golf Club.



Regional Recipients & Finalists For 2013 PGA of BC Awards

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 11:45 Wednesday, 18 September 2013 11:28


Richmond, B.C. (September 17, 2013) - The PGA of BC is proud to announce Regional Recipients and Finalists for the 2013 PGA of BC Awards.
On behalf of the Board of Directors, we would like to thank all of those who nominated their peers for our annual Awards.
Each regional nomination committee has reviewed the submissions and are pleased to announce the following recipients:



2013 PGA Of BC Professional Development Program Valuable Tool For All Involved

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 August 2013 17:18 Tuesday, 13 August 2013 16:46

by Alfie Lau


PGA of BC members are multi-tasking professionals who need to have a variety of skill sets to succeed at their job.

How to measure their value has never been easy, but with this year’s launch of the PGA of BC Professional Development Program, that job has become much easier.
Through years of research, deliberation and hard work by the Board of Directors, Education Committee, and Administration Office, this member-recognition program was primarily created to enhance the image of PGA of BC members to the industry and general public.



Message From The Executive Director Of The PGA Of BC

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 August 2013 16:40 Tuesday, 13 August 2013 16:31

by Donald Miyazaki



The PGA of British Columbia consists of more than 650 highly skilled men and women who are passionate about the game of golf.
While providing strong leadership in the community through charity events and volunteerism, these dedicated professionals are the foremost ambassadors of the game in British Columbia.
Dynamic and savvy, PGA of BC professionals are available at more than 200 golf facilities throughout the province - a vital resource to the future of the game in Canada's golf capital.



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