Hey @JustinTrudeau Stuck in South Africa and don’t see a way out any time soon. Any help would be greatly appreciated 🤣 Cheers!
— Aaron Cockerill (@A_Cockerill) November 28, 2021
Canadian Aaron Cockerill sent out a distress signal from Johannesburg after playing in the Joburg Open. This came after the discovery of Omicron, a new COVID-19 “variant of concern” that has led to travel restrictions around the world, including here in Canada, leaving him stranded in South Africa … Tuesday is the final day to nominate candidates for several Canadian Golf Superintendents Association awards, including the John B. Steel Award, CGSA/Rain Bird Environmental Achievement Award, CGSA/Toro Assistant Superintendent of the Year, CGSA/Foley Company Equipment Technician of the Year and student scholarships. For more information, click here … Brooke Henderson finished the LPGA Tour season 10th in the world rankings. She compiled seven top 10 finishes including a win at the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open. … Last week’s GNN Poll asked readers if they are more concerned now that an extreme weather event will shut down the golf operation where they work for an extended period of time compared to even three years ago. A slight majority, or 51 per cent of respondents said yes, with 49 per cent saying no … This week’s poll asks readers if the golf courses where they work will be available for winter activities such as tobogganing, cross country skiing or snow golf this year At last look, 63 per cent said no, with 37 per cent saying yes … If you haven’t done so, you can cast your vote on the GNN home page.