Vancouver’s Marine Drive Golf Club has announced the hiring of Padraic O’Rourke as its next director of golf. O’Rourke has worked at Pine Valley Golf Club and Ballybunion Golf Club. Forthe past nine years, he has worked at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler. first as head profession and most recently as director of golf … Edmonton’s Wil Bateman is the only PGA Tour Canada player to make every cut this season… The Canadian Golf Superintendents Association is holding its Fall Field Day on Sept. 19-20 at Winnipeg’s Southwood Golf and Country Club. There is still time to register here … This week’s GNN Poll question asked readers how rounds in August compared to the same month last year where they work. The final tally shows 51 per cent of respondents said less than 2021, 26 per cent said about the same and 23 per cent said better than 2021.