Incredibly excited to announce that I am the new Head Professional at @CrownIsle starting in February. Crown Isle has been a special place for me since a young age and I can’t wait to join Bill Kelly his team on the Island. pic.twitter.com/Icakr8xvDh — Jared Siminoff (@jaredsiminoff) January 13, 2021 This week has been a […]
There will be plenty of familiar names in new places among PGA of Alberta members who have made several moves in the two weeks since the New Year. Click here for an update.
Master professional Ron Rayner died on New Year’s Eve at the age of 87. His obituary is here.
With 85 years on the job between them, superintendent John Pickard and head professional/manager John Dengel are both retiring from Maple City Country Club in Chatham, Ont. Tom Morrison has more here for the Woodstock Sentinel-Review.
Elk Ridge Resort in Waskesiu, Sask., has named Ryan Wells as its resort golf professional. The release is here.
The new Walter Gretzky Golf Course logo was unveiled last week by at the Gretzky family home in Brantford, Ont., where city council renamed Northridge Municipal Golf Course to honour Walter. The Brantford Expositor has more here.
After more than 25 years at Morgan Creek in Surrey, B.C. – and more than 60 years as a touring player and head pro – Wayne Vollmer is retiring. Nick Greenizan has more here for the Surrey Now–Leader.
Golf Manitoba has named Bri-ann Tokariwski as the head coach of its junior women’s development program and Derrik Goodwin as head coach for the junior men’s development program. For more, click here.
The PGA of Alberta has introduced its Top 100 Professionals in 2020 as determined by the rankings in the Top 100 Program presented by Foresight Sports Canada. The Top 100 program is based on a pre-determined measurable criteria designed to recognize members who dedicate their time and demonstrate proven abilities in advancing the association’s interests for the […]
After 23 years with Golf Manitoba, Garth Goodbrandson will retire as the Director of Player Development at the end of 2020. Golf Manitoba has more here.