Tom Schellenberg, general manager and chief operating officer of Marine Drive in Vancouver, and his brother Kyle Roberts were planning a 24 hour bike ride around Lake Simcoe in Ontario on Tuesday in support of Michael Hall, 22, a student in the Georgian College Golf Management program in Barrie, Ont., who was recently admitted to Vancouver General Hospital where he underwent emergency heart surgery, during which he went into cardiac arrest. Surgeons were able to save his life, but the severity of the neurological effects from the subsequent coma are as yet unknown. He’s expected to be in ICU for at least four weeks. A GoFundMe page has been established here, with funds going to the family. The ride was to circle Lake Simcoe from Michael’s home town or Bolsover, Ont., and back … The new Vokey Design SM9 wedges will make their debut this week at the Sentry Tournament of Champions in Maui. The tour launch of SM9 will continue at The American Express later this month in La Quinta, Calif. … Brian McDonald, executive professional at Fairview Mountain Golf Club, has been recognized as the first-place finisher on the 2021 PGA of British Columbia’s Professional Development Program Order of Merit. To view the top 100, click here …This week’s GNN Poll asks readers if Omicron, the latest Covid-19 variant, will have a major impact on the operations where they work when the golf season gets underway? As of this writing, 52 per cent of respondents voted yes, with 48 per cent saying no. If you haven’t done so, you can cast your vote on the GNN home page.