Malaspina Open Champions

The Malaspina Open began in 1950 as a method to raise funds for the golf club. This event ceased operation in 1955 – 1956. It restarted in 1962 and is still held today. The museum is attempting to reconstruct the … Continue reading

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Northwest Courses Celebrating 100 Years in 2022

Congratulations  to the following courses that will be or would be celebrating 100 years in 2022. If we are missing a course please advise. Email: office@bcgolfhouse.com British Columbia Cowichan GC (1st course) Marine Drive GC Merritt GC (1st course) Penticton … Continue reading

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The Powell River GC Celebrates 100 Years in 2022

Introduction This article is the first of a series that documents the history of the golf clubs in the Pacific Northwest that celebrate their Centennial anniversary in 2022. None of the articles is intended to be a complete history of … Continue reading

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The First Williams Lake Golf Course

The Original Williams Lake Golf Club Note: Unfortunately we have no access to the Williams Lake Tribune pre 1980 newspapers. For this article we relied on the Williams Lake golf course references from the Prince George Citizen and the Quesnel … Continue reading

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Williams Lake Stampede Open

Williams Lake Open 1963   Butch Rife 1964   Butch Rife Chilcotin Inn Open (Williams Lake) 1965   Lloyd Harper 1966 1967 1968 Williams Lake Stampede Open 1969   Bob Cleland 1970 1971   Brian Purdy 1972   Noel Pumfrey 1973 … Continue reading

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Steve Berry’s Playing Record.

STEVE BERRY’S PLAYING RECORD Two weeks prior to Steve’s passing, we attempted to identify all his tournament wins. The list below is the result of the research to date. He provided a number of additional possibilities but we have not … Continue reading

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Tribute to Steve Berry – Honoured Member of the Golf Hall of Fame of BC

STEVE BERRY  “The Ultimate Team Player” Fortunately Steve sat down for an extensive interview describing his illustrious career before his passing. Steve is an honoured member of the Golf Hall of Fame in two categories: as an individual player and … Continue reading

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Quesnel Open Champions 1950 – 2013

QUESNEL OPEN also named QUESNEL JEWELLERS OPEN, QUESNEL SPORTSMAN OPEN, QUESNEL MEN’S OPEN First held on the old course in 1950 YEAR               CHAMPION 1950               Tommy Bissett 1951               Ed McCabe 1952               John Lazzarin 1953               John Lazzarin 1954               Lloyd Harper 1955               Bill … Continue reading

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Quesnel Golf Celebrated 90 Years in 2020

WILLINGDON LINKS MAP 1930 GOLF IN QUESNEL CELEBRATED 90 YEARS IN 2020. PART 1 The Willingdon Links 1930 – 1956 PART 2 Father of the New Course Lloyd Harper PART 3 Dragon Lake Golf Course Sources: The Quesnel Cariboo Observer … Continue reading

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Cariboo Open Champions 1934 – 2017 update

CARIBOO OPEN Rod McKenzie Trophy – Men’s Champion Scott Trophy – Women’s Champion YEAR               MEN’S CHAMPION                            WOMEN’S CHAMPION 1934               DR. C. Ewart (PG) 1935               Eddie  Gaspard (W) 1936               Bob Foulis (Q) 1937               Bob Foulis (Q) 1938               Les Woods … Continue reading

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