1969 Carling Golf Records

1969 CARLING GOLF TOUR 1969 ONTARIO OPEN    June 19 – 21, 1969              Host: St Catherines G&CC Champion: Nick Weslock 1 Weslock, N (A)                                 … Continue reading

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1968 Carling Golf Records

1968 CARLING GOLF TOUR 1968 ONTARIO OPEN  June 7-9 1968   Host: Pine Valley GC Champion: Gary Cowan 1 Cowan, G (A)                                       … Continue reading

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1967 Carling Golf Records

1967 CARLING GOLF TOUR 1967 MILLAR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP June 23-25 1967              Host Richmond Hill CC Champion: Wilf Homenuik. x Homenuik, W                                     215 2 Clayton, D                       … Continue reading

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1966 Carling Golf Tour Records

1966 CARLING GOLF TOUR 1966 Tour included provincial championships in British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, and Quebec. The Millar Cup and the Canadian Professional Golfers Championship concluded the summer events. NOTES: To compile these records we first searched the local newspaper … Continue reading

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Carling Golf Tour 1966 – 1970

CARLING GOLF TOUR – 1966 – 1970 In 1953, John Jay Hopkins, President of the General Dynamics Corporation, began a movement to use golf as a mechanism for players to create better international relations through golf.  He started by hosting … Continue reading

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The Graphite Shaft Story

THE GRAPHITE SHAFT STORY Introduction Until Frank Thomas conducted the research in 1967 golf equipment inventors spent little time researching and identify controllable features of the golf shaft.  This fact seems somewhat strange when you consider the fact the player’s … Continue reading

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Willingdon Cup and RCGA Team Trophy winners

Recently the Museum received the following inquiry. Do you know which provincal teams have won the Men’s Willingdon Cup Trophy and which Women’s RCGA Team Trophy?   After doing the research the Museum is posting the results to assist other … Continue reading

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Point Grey Amateur

The inaugural Point Grey Amateur will be held on October 5th, 2013. The entry fee is $75 and the registration  deadline is September 15th. Call the Point Grey Pro Shop to register. PRO – SHOP 604 – 261 – 3108

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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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