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1978 CPGA Golf Records

CANADIAN PROFESSIONAL GOLFER’S TOUR 1978 ONTARIO OPEN             June 16-18, 1978 Host: St. Thomas G&CC Champion: George Knudson 1 Knudson                         4000.00             212             76-69-67 2 Shushack                        3000.00            215            74-70-71 3 Allman           … Continue reading

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CPGA Tour 1978 – 1985 summary

CPGA TOUR 1978 – 1985 CPGA assumes operation of the Tour The success of the Peter Jackson Tour on Canadian golf can be best illustrated by the success Dave Barr, Dick Zokol, Dan Halldorson, and Jim Nelford experienced. In 1977 … Continue reading

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Hastings Park GC – BC’s first municipal golf course

HISTORY OF FIRST MUNI COURSE IN BC HASTINGS PARK GOLF COURSE, – EXHIBITION GOLF COURSE OPENED MAY 2nd, 1925 JEFFERSON CREATES A BUZZ AMONG PROPONENTS FOR MUNI GOLF After Jefferson showed instant success new muni courses opened in Spokane (Upriver … Continue reading

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Jefferson Park Celebrates 100 Years May 12, 2015

JEFFERSON PARK GOLF COURSE “First Muni west of Chicago celebrating 100 years May 12, 2015” In the spring of 1903 the University of Washington regents hired the renowned landscaping firm  – the Olmstead Brothers of Brookline Massachusetts to develop a … Continue reading

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1977 Peter Jackson Golf Records

1977 PETER JACKSON TOUR  1977 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN  June 17-19, 1977  Host: Cutten GC Champion: T Cerde 1 Cerde, T                                       … Continue reading

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1976 Peter Jackson Golf Records

1976 PETER JACKSON TOUR 1976 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN June 18-20, 1976      Host: Mount Hope G&CC Champion: George Knudson 1 Knudson, G                                     4000.00            203             67-69-67 2 Fulton, K             … Continue reading

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1975 Peter Jackson Golf Record

1975 PETER JACKSON TOUR 1975 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN  June 13-15, 1975 Host Barrie CC Champion: Michael Boyer 1 Boyer, M                                     3900.00             210             69-71-70 2 O’Donnell                                    2437.00             217             72-75-70 McGinnis   … Continue reading

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Tribute to Dick White

DICK WHITE 1932 – 2014 A TRIBUTE TO DICK WHITE – ONE OF THE FOUNDERS OF THE BC GOLF MUSEUM Dick White excerpt from the Beach Grove Golf Club – The First 80 Years 1929 – 2009 Tsawwassen, BC “ … Continue reading

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1974 Peter Jackson Golf Records

1974 PETER JACKSON GOLF TOUR 1974 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN June 14-16 1974 Host: Bayview CC Champion: Art McNickle 1 McNickle, A                                3900.00            202            67-69-66 … Continue reading

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1973 Peter Jackson Golf Records

1973 PETER JACKSON TOUR 1973 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN  June 8-10, 1973  Host : Islington GC Champion: Rafe Botts 1 Botts, R                                     3000.00            211             68-72-71 2 Jacobs, J                 … Continue reading

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