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PGA Of Canada And RBC Extend Partnership

Last Updated on Sunday, 09 September 2012 22:07 Sunday, 09 September 2012 21:31

RBC Continues As Presenting Sponsor Of The PGA of Canada Player Rankings System And The Official Bank Of The Association

 

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[ACTON, ONT.]—The PGA of Canada is pleased to announce that it has extended its partnership with RBC to remain the Official Bank of the Association.
 
RBC also continues as the presenting sponsor of the PGA of Canada Player Rankings system.
 
"The PGA of Canada is absolutely thrilled to extend our partnership with RBC,” says PGA of Canada CEO, Gary Bernard.

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Inside Golf Fall Issue Hits Street In Record Time

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 September 2012 05:29 Tuesday, 04 September 2012 04:37

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Inside Golf's latest issue goes to press less than a day after Ko makes history and hits street only days later...

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By The Numbers: Alcohol Consumption on the Golf Course

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 July 2012 19:46 Sunday, 29 July 2012 19:10

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Golf and alcohol have a long standing connection which goes back to virtually the first time a Scotsman whacked a wee stone with a crooked a stick into a hole on a sheep pasture and celebrated with a nip or three of the golden nectar.

The accepted reason for why a golf course has 18 holes?

Well, it seems During a discussion among the membership board at St. Andrews Golf Club in 1858, one of the members pointed out that it takes exactly 18 shots to polish off a fifth of Scotch.

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Canucks Sports & Entertainment Announce Promotional Partnership With Nationwide Tour Golfer, Adam Hadwin

Last Updated on Monday, 21 May 2012 22:53 Monday, 21 May 2012 22:29

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Vancouver, B.C. – Canucks Sports & Entertainment is proud to announce that they have entered into a promotional partnership with Nationwide Tour golfer and British Columbia-native Adam Hadwin.

As part of the new partnership, Hadwin will support Canucks Sports & Entertainment’s charitable initiatives by participating in signature Canucks for Kids Fund events where his schedule permits.
 
Hadwin will display the Vancouver Canucks primary logo on his apparel while on tour and in other sanctioned PGA events.

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Golf Town To Buy U.S. Golfsmith Chain For $97 Million

Last Updated on Monday, 14 May 2012 22:26 Monday, 14 May 2012 18:37

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TORONTO - Canadian specialty retailer Golf Town is expanding south of the border by acquiring Golfsmith International Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq:GOLF), a similar U.S.-based chain, in a deal valued at almost US$100 million.

Golf Town will pay US$6.10 per share in cash, or about US$96.8 million, to acquire the 85-location golf equipment and clothing retailer.

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