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They Said It: Three Burning Questions For Golf Industry Professionals

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 August 2013 14:16 Saturday, 03 August 2013 13:16

by Bryan Outram


Recently Inside Golf caught up with a number of golf industry professionals at a trade show in Vancouver, B.C. and asked them 3 questions related to the state of the game and what their thoughts and opinions were on where it might be headed as we go forward.

Two of the questions were very basic in regard to gaining some insight from those directly involved in administering to the game as a hugely popular pastime, while the third was slightly more 'whimsical' in nature.



Exciting Future Ahead For Greywolf Golf Course

Last Updated on Monday, 25 March 2013 14:59 Wednesday, 20 March 2013 10:21


PANORAMA, B.C. -- An exciting future lies ahead as Panorama Mountain Village finalizes full ownership transfer of the award-winning Greywolf Golf Course at Panorama Mountain Village to Totem Golf Ltd.
With completion of the purchase, Totem Golf Ltd. has announced a renewed focus on customer service and released plans for a new clubhouse to be open in 2014.



Shaw Communications Named Title Sponsor For New Calgary Champions Tour Event

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 March 2013 00:21 Thursday, 07 March 2013 00:06


PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA and CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 5, 2013) - The Champions Tour today announced Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) as the title sponsor for the Champions Tour tournament to be played at Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

The tournament, to be known as the Shaw Charity Classic, will be held the week of August 26-September 1, 2013.



BioSteel Becomes PGA Of Canada National Partner

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 00:24 Tuesday, 05 March 2013 00:17


ACTON, Ontario -- The PGA of Canada is excited to announce a new partnership with one of Canada's fastest growing brands, BioSteel Sports Inc.

The multi-year agreement sees BioSteel products become available for competitors at all five PGA of Canada National Championships each year. In addition, BioSteel has created special packaging and pricing allowing PGA of Canada Professionals who are looking to carry the product in their pro shops the opportunity to do so.

"The PGA of Canada is excited about our newly formed partnership with BioSteel," says PGA of Canada CEO, Gary Bernard. "As a proud National Association in Canada, we're pleased to do business with a very proud Canadian company like BioSteel."



Inside Golf Plans Big Giveaways At Toronto Golf Show

Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2013 20:18 Monday, 25 February 2013 17:24


Inside Golf Inc., one of Canada's largest golf media companies, will be promoting two of their majors brands at the upcoming Toronto Golf Show, March 1-3, 2013, with total prizes valued at over $15,000.

The big prize is associated with the Canadian Pairs National Final Presented By WestJet.

A tournament series that has now been running for almost a decade, the winning entry from the year-long contest will win an expense-paid trip for two to compete in the pairs tournament at Crown Isle Resort on Vancouver Island this September.

This great prize is valued at $2,500 and the deluxe package includes 4-star accommodations, airfare Via WestJet, two competition rounds over two days, a welcome party and gala dinner



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