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Ben Sayers Jr. Golf Club Manufacturer

Ben Sayers Jr. Golf Club Manufacturer Ben Sayers Jr. commenced manufacturing golf clubs on a large scale about 1912 in North Berwick, Scotland. Over the next six decades Sayers clubs appeared throughout the world. The BC Golf Museum received on … Continue reading

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Vancouver & District Men’s Amateur Championship

Presently the BC Golf Museum is researching the 100- year history of the Inter-Club Golf Committee (British Columbia Zone 2 and 4, British Columbia Zone 4). In the research a piece of trivia has arisen that the Museum is attempting to verify. The V&D … Continue reading

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The Dude

Saturday July 6th, the museum received an original Bob Duden putter. Bob Duden invented this croquet-style putter in 1960-61. He was a pro in Portland Oregon, and distributed his “dude” putter from the trunk of his car at the local … Continue reading

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BC Golf House Executive Director moves on

After four years, Barrie McWha leaves his position as Executive Director of the BC Golf House Society. Recently appointed to the position of General Manager of the Sunshine Coast Golf & Country Club in Roberts Creek on the Sunshine Coast, … Continue reading

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Haywood Securities signs on as Presenting Sponsor

The BC Golf House is excited to welcome Haywood Securities on board as the Presenting Sponsor of the Tradition Pro Am Classic to be held at Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club. Executive Director of the BC Golf House Society, Barrie … Continue reading

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membership renewal time

As we approach the new year of 2012, we are looking to our membership for renewals and for new members. Please visit our web site where you can learn about the value of membership and complete the form online. The … Continue reading

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Closed for the Holidays

The BC Golf House is closed for the holidays, re-opening January 18th. All of us at the Golf House would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday Season. May the season be a … Continue reading

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Golf Art sale at BC Golf House

Art sale at the BC Golf House on November 19 and 20th If you are interested in great golf art, be at the Golf House (Blanca Street and 10th Avenue) between noon and 4 pm on the weekend of November … Continue reading

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Golf Hall of Fame Induction Dinner almost sold out

On October 27th the golf community will gather at Capilano G&CC to honour this year’s inductees into the Golf Hall of Fame of BC. The evening gets underway at 6 PM and there are few seats ($125) still available…..if you … Continue reading

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Rain at Royal Colwood didn’t stop us

The second annual Tradition Golf Classic – Vancouver Island was held last week at Royal Colwood Golf Club in Victoria, and while the weather wasn’t the greatest, actually it was lousy, raining most of the day, everyone had a great … Continue reading

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