Weir Is That Drive Heading?

September 25, 2007 0
Without the distraction of real holes Mike Weir’s golf swing was more than on form yesterday. Unfortunately when it came to hitting fairways out on the course the same could not be said. This could […]

A Little Bigger Taste

September 24, 2007 0
The first players on course today at the Presidents Cup were Mike Weir and Retief Goosen of the International squad. I followed them as they played nine holes. Mike was hitting it well to start […]

Royal Montreal Golf Club – Closers

September 24, 2007 0
Just took a long and quiet loop around holes 14-18 at Royal Montreal with a stopover at the 1st tee as well. Nobody on the course except maintenance workers taking care of business. The last […]

Presidents Cup – The Earliest Coverage

September 24, 2007 0
So it’s 8 am and a full 24 hours before the public is allowed on the grounds at Royal Montreal Golf Club, I’m already on site, ready to cover the Presidents Cup. I must say […]

Barry Laphen

September 10, 2007 0
The Classic Professional Never imagining that such a job would ever come his way, Barry Laphen was both excited and apprehensive at the opportunity that lay before him in 1991, to be part of a […]

Kingsway Park

September 8, 2007 0
At The Foot Of The Mountain by Joe McLean “When he saw the property on Mountain Road, Aylmer, Quebec, with an old stone house that reminded him of St. Andrew’s, Scotland, he visualized not only […]

Slotline? Oh Where Have You Gone?

September 4, 2007 0
You hear it everywhere in golf these days – “Moment of Inertia” is the catch phrase of an era. But twenty years ago the term was a foreign one in the golf industry, in fact […]

News & Notes

August 27, 2007 0
I’ve been a little busy to attend my blog as of late but here is a couple small tidbits of note. I was playing golf alongside a former college teammate of Steve Stricker yesterday and […]

Kevin Patterson

August 10, 2007 0
Keeping The Wheels Turning Imagine, just for a minute, that your day-to-day job is the supervision of maintenance and construction at not one, but three golf clubs!  That’s a full time job in itself.  Add […]

Preview: The Presidents Cup

August 8, 2007 0
Canadian golf fans are in for a treat next month when The Presidents Cup will play out over the Royal Montréal Golf Club’s Blue Course on September 25-20. Many golf fans from the Flagstick Golf […]

Pakenham Highlands

August 8, 2007 0
Embracing Nature’s Gifts Pakenham Highlands Golf Club proves you can have your cake and eat it too, per se.  The successful 27-hole facility boasts a location that puts you in the heart of a natural […]

Piper’s Heath Golf Club Open To Public

July 21, 2007 0
Piper’s Heath Golf Club is open for public play as of July 21, 2007. Designed by Graham Cooke, one of Canada’s leading golf course architects, Piper’s Heath is a premier daily fee facility conveniently located […]

Evergreen Golf Course

July 8, 2007 0
Family Values In 1977 Joel McCulloch, along with his father William, set out to transform a Westport farmer’s field into something special.  Three decades later they can truly say that has been achieved.  The Evergreen […]

RCGA Select Scott Simmons As New Executive Director

July 4, 2007 0
Garry West, President of the Royal Canadian Golf Association (RCGA) announced today that Scott Simmons has been named the Association’s new Executive Director. The executive search process conducted by Korn/Ferry International began in early March […]
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