Golf Club du Vieux Village in Bromont, QC, is hosting the 99th PGA Championship of Canada and the PGA Seniors’ Championship of Canada, beginning on Wednesday. The PGA Championship of Canada will be 72 holes, the PGA Seniors will be 54 holes, with each of the Super Seniors and Diamond Division 36 holes … With the Olympic men’s golf competition over, the PGA Tour season resumes at the Barracuda Championship in Truckee, Calif., and the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis. Michael Gligic, Adam Hadwin, Taylor Pendrith, Roger Sloan and Nick Taylor will play the Barracuda Championship, while Corey Conners is at the WGC event … The Korn Ferry Tour stops in Farmington, Utah, for the Utah Championship, where Stuart Macdonald and Ben Silverman will tee it up … PGA Champions is off until Aug. 13-15, when the Shaw Charity Classic will be played at Calgary’s Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club … Canadians Brooke Henderson and Alena Sharp are in Japan for this week’s Olympic women’s golf competition along with several other marquee players and the LPGA Tour season will resume at next week’s Women’s Scottish Open … The Firekeepers Casino Hotel Championship goes this week in Battle Creek, Mich., on the Symetra Tour. Maddie Szeryk, Maude-Aimee Leblanc, Brittany Marchand, Jaclyn Lee, Selena Costabile, Rebecca Lee-Bentham, Josee Doyon and Samantha Richdale are the Canadians in the field … Last week’s GNN Poll asked readers how they would describe their interest level in Olympic golf, compared to a major championship. The majority, or 74 per cent of respondents said less interested, 17 per cent said their interest level was the same as for a major and nine per cent said they were more interested … This week’s poll asks readers to describe the number of rounds put through in July at the golf operation where they work as opposed to the same month in 2020. If you haven’t done so, you can cast your vote on the GNN home page.
How would you describe the number of rounds put through in July at the golf operation where you work as opposed to the same month in 2020?
- The same. (32%)
- Down. (32%)
- Better. (22%)
- Much Better. (15%)