Fernie Golf Club Celebrates 100 Years 1918-2018

FERNIE GOLF CLUB CELEBRATES 100 YEARS When speaking about centennial celebrations for golf clubs in British Columbia, the most frequent question asked is: “Where does our club rank in BC with regard to centennial celebrations?” The following existing clubs have … Continue reading

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Little Masters Champions List

Little Masters Champion of Champions Trophy Year Winner 1966 M. Daniel 60 1967 S. Berry 61 1968 J. Whittle 1969  B. Weston 1970 George Seslja 1971 Erik Hutton 1972 Peter Seigmueller 1973 Doug Robinson 1974 Dave Mathisen 1975 Glen Martin … Continue reading

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A Look Back at 1993-100th Anniversary

A Look Back at 1993 The 100th Anniversary For Golf in BC In the summer of 1993, Chateau Whistler golf course and hotel opened.  For the complex’s first function, the hotel hosted the British Columbia Golf Association’s (BCGA) 100th anniversary … Continue reading

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1979 Willingdon Cup Team Biography

The Golf Hall of Fame of BC is inducting new members on October 18, 2017 at Point Grey Golf & Country Club. Prior to the induction ceremony, the BC Golf House is releasing a series of biographies of the inductees. … Continue reading

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Patrick Fletcher Biography

  The Golf Hall of Fame of BC is inducting new members on October 18, 2017 at Point Grey Golf & Country Club. Prior to the induction ceremony, the BC Golf House is releasing a series of biographies of all … Continue reading

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The Evolution of the Canadian Ladies Golf Union (Canadian Ladies Golf Association) in BC from 1933-2004

  Two factors governed the evolution of women’s golf in BC. As the number of women golfers in different areas increased, ladies’ golf clubs were formed. As soon as an area had about five women’s golf clubs, they united into … Continue reading

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Women’s Regional Tournaments in the Interior

  These tables show the various women’s tournaments which were played in the Interior region of British Columbia. This region first became a division in 1955, when the CLGU BC Branch divided the Mainland division into two: the Mainland and … Continue reading

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Women’s Regional Tournaments in Northwest BC

  This post shows the results for the women’s tournaments held in Northwest BC.  In 1933, the CLGU BC Branch was formed and created two divisions in BC: The Vancouver Island division and the Mainland division. In 1955, the Mainland … Continue reading

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Women’s Regional Tournaments in Northeast BC

  This post shows the results for the women’s tournaments held in Northeast BC.  In 1933, the CLGU BC Branch was formed and created two divisions in BC: The Vancouver Island division and the Mainland division. In 1955, the Mainland … Continue reading

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Women’s Regional Tournaments in the Kootenays

  The Kootenay region had two Golf Associations that predated the eventual districts: the Crow’s Nest Golf Association in the east Kootenays, and the West Kootenay Golf Association. Both of these associations ran tournaments for their women players. When the … Continue reading

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