Southern Ontario Open Announced

February 29, 2012 0

Top professional and amateur golfers from Ontario will have a new tournament option starting late this summer. The Great Lakes Tour announced today that they will conduct a new event, the Southern Ontario Open. The […]

2nd Place for Augusta James at NCAA Tournament

February 29, 2012 0

After charging to a three stroke lead, Augusta James of Bath, Ontario was looking like she just might capture her first NCAA Victory at the Sir Pizza Cards Challenge (hosted by the University of Louisville) […]

Colonnade G&CC Founder Passes

February 29, 2012 0

When he was a child a visitor to his family farm suggested to Hubert Gordanier that someday the property in Joyceville, Ontario would make for a great place to play golf. While Gordanier had never […]

Hanging 10 With Freddie

February 28, 2012 0

Just like any professional athlete, you know Fredrik Jacobson house was probably littered with trophies throughout his youth. You know the ones…the player pose with (insert here) a bowling ball, baseball bat, or golf club […]

CJGA Names All Canadian Award Winners

February 28, 2012 0

Each year the Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) recognizes two outstanding junior golfers who have shown a commitment to the game of golf, academics and community volunteerism.  This year, the CJGA announced that the recipients […]

Callaway Golf Names Chip Brewer as CEO

February 27, 2012 0

Just off the wire: CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) today announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Chip Brewer as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, […]

Canadian Tour Adds Windsor To 2012 Schedule

February 27, 2012 0

The Canadian Tour schedule of events for 2012 grew by one on Monday as the tour announced the reintroduction of a tournament from it’s heralded past. Played from 1979-1991 the Windsor Roseland Charity Classic was […]

Things Look Grim For Ottawa Area Golf Championship

February 23, 2012 0

All indications are that the tournament known as the Ottawa Citizen Championship is done after 11 seasons. This evening Tournament Director John McConachie politely declined to comment for this story, citing a release that he believed was […]

Golf Season Underway In Ottawa

February 22, 2012 0

National Capital residents can finally get outside with their new golf clubs and watch the ball fly for real. Kevin Haime of the golf centre that carries his name says their Kanata, Ontario facility will […]

FedEx Extends Sponsorship of PGA TOUR’s FedExCup

February 22, 2012 0

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. and MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The PGA TOUR and FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced a five-year extension of the shipping giant’s umbrella sponsorship of the FedExCup, effective 2013 through 2017. The […]

Fritsch Takes On Colombia

February 21, 2012 0

Manotick, Ontario’s finest got his Nationwide Tour season underway last week (Feb. 16-19), in Colombia no less. Brad Fritsch, who shaped his game at the Carleton Golf & Yacht Club before moving on to RideauView […]

Roster Complete For Chase The Dream Qualifiers

February 17, 2012 0

Organizers of The Great Waterway Classic, the newest event on the Canadian Tour, have revealed the names of all six sites for their “Chase The Dream Qualifiers.” The Turning Stone Resort in Verona, New York […]

Fresh Face At Top Of Slammer Tour Ladder

February 17, 2012 0

There is a new look at the top of the rankings for the Ottawa-Gatineau Slammer Tour, the year-round match play league run by Executive Golf. While the group likes to extend the outdoor season as long as possible, when […]

James, Henderson Back On Course

February 16, 2012 0

Two of the top female golfers from Eastern Ontario were back in action this week for their respective colleges.  Both participated in tournaments that ended on February 14th. Brittany Henderson of Smiths Falls was in Florida to compete in the University […]

Talking Golf Shafts With Luke Donald

February 16, 2012 0

Englishman Luke Donald gets his 2012 PGA Tour season underway today at the Northern Trust Open in Los Angeles.  Many eyes will be on the World’s #1 player as he tries to continue his unbelievable 2011 performance […]

Victory Sticks – Mickelson At Pebble Beach

February 16, 2012 0

-Phil Mickelson Uses New  Callaway Golf Driver and Ball for 40th PGA Tour Win- Relying on his new Callaway driver and golf ball, Phil Mickelson shot a bogey-free, 8-under-par 64 on Sunday to win the […]

Golf Industry Shows It’s Heart

February 16, 2012 0

It started with a simple tweet the other day.  One of the “people” I follow on Twitter is the Rustico Resort.  The low key golf course and family-friendly resort property in Prince Edward Island just […]

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