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Vancouver Parks Golf Launches Mobile Golf App

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New VANGOLF app will maximize golf experience at Vancouver Park Board courses The Vancouver Park Board has launched a new mobile app loaded with features to maximize the golf experience at its three championship courses – Langara, Fraserview and McCleery. … Read More

Vancouver Golf Tour Launches Its Largest Championship Schedule in 8 Years

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The Vancouver Golf Tour (Title sponsored for the 8th straight year byMarketplace IGA) is proud to launch its most comprehensive schedule of Championship events since inception in 2006. Starting… Read More

Hickory Golf Sundays at UGC

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University Golf Club has donated tee times from 12:30pm to 1:00pm each Sunday (until the end of February) for Hickory Golf. BC Golf House is providing Sunday golf bags each containing… Read More

PGA of CANADA Announces Hall of Fame

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Launching in January 2014 as part of Canada Night at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla., with the induction of the inaugural class, the virtual hall of fame will celebrate both past and present PGA of Canada members… Read More

McCleery Golf Course’s Inner City Youth Program in its 15th year

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Muncie Booth has been the Head Golf Professional at Langara Golf Course since 1991 and McCleery Golf Course since 1998. He started the Inner City Youth golf program in 1999 to bring golf to children of the downtown Eastside. The … Read More

AGA BC Symposium

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Second Annual AGA BC SymposiumOn March 25th University Golf Club hosted the 2nd annual AGA BC Symposium which brought together golf industry stakeholders from  the six member associations (NGCOA, PGA BC, CSCM, WCTA, BCGSA, and BC Golf) to discuss trends, … Read More

Update: Anchored Putting

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Back in November we previously wrote a blog, A Dumb Move for the Game of Golf, that was one of our most read posts of the year. It was a post about the proposed anchored putter rule. We remain opposed to the potential rule being proposed by the USGA and R&A regarding the use of “anchored putting” as a stroke. Rather then recap… Read More

A Dumb Move for the Game of Golf

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Today the Blue Coats (a term I will use to describe the powers that be at the USGA and R&A) decided that “anchoring” a club would no longer be permitted in golf. I really have no use for the blue coats who attempting to protect the history the game and the advantage that “anchoring” supposedly creates (although they have no proof of this). The Blue Coats… Read More

Backspin supports BC Golf House

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Originally written by Arv Olsen in 1992 the new edition of Backspin has been completely updated and revamped to mark the 120th anniversary of golf in BC. Backspin is an encyclopedic reference on the growth of… Read More

Great Weekend for Canadian Professional Golf

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Although this was an event won by New Zealander, 15 year old amateur Lydia Ko, who along the way becomes the youngest player ever to win an LPGA event, it was the Vancouver Golf Club and Canadian Jessica Shepley who did Canada proud. Although there were no exact spectator numbers, the event… Read More

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