Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member and former PGA Tour player Richard Zokol discusses the growth in golf participation this year and not taking distance away from recreational golfers should they roll back the ball, which brings up the possibility of bifurcation. Click Play below to watch his chat with Hutch.
Former PGA Tour player Ian Leggatt, the new general manager at Toronto’s St. George’s Golf and Country Club, discusses preparations for the 2021 RBC Canadian Open, what else is ahead in his new position and the past eight years at Summit Golf Club in Richmond Hill, Ontario.
PGA of Canada CEO Kevin Thistle discusses the importance of municipal courses as affordable gateways into the game and the need for golf to speak up as others seek to repurpose the land. Click Play below to watch his chat with Hutch.
Jan Dowling of Bradford, Ont., now in her eighth season as head coach of the University of Michigan women’s golf team, chats about not competing due to the coronavirus pandemic, but keeping practice informative, useful, entertaining and competitive.
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member and former LPGA Tour player Sandra Post previews this week’s major, the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, an event won by Brooke Henderson in 2016 and Post in 1968, when it was the LPGA Championship.
Tiffany Gordon, director of clubhouse operations at Carnmoney Golf Club near Calgary and a national director with the PGA of Canada, says the golf industry, above all else, went out of its way to provide a safe environment that not only resulted in a positive year for the game in 2020, but will continue to do so going forward.
Colin Imrie, director of golf at Toronto’s Weston Golf and Country Club, discusses the 2020 golf season, the coronavirus pandemic, how that private club is approaching buying season with cautious optimism and the importance of working together with suppliers.. Click Play below to watch his chat with Hutch.
Randee Hermus, golf sales manager for G&G Golf, discusses some company news and this year’s buying season that, in keeping with 2020 tradition, is one like no other due to the coronavirus pandemic. Click Play below to watch her chat with Hutch.
Darren Kalyniuk, president of the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association and superintendent of the St. Boniface Golf Club in Winnipeg, discusses the response to Thank A Super Day and some of the unique challenges faced during the coronavirus pandemic. Click Play below to hear his chat with Hutch.
Kevin Thistle, CEO of the PGA of Canada, discusses the recent conclusion to the RBC Scramble, cancellation of national tournaments and the likely cancellation of the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando and the annual Canada Night due to the coronavirus pandemic. Click Play below to hear his chat with Hutch.