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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1972 Peter Jackson Golf records

1972 PETER JACKSON TOUR PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN June 9-11 1972  Host: Cedar Brae G&CC Champion: Alberto Rivadeneira x Rivadeneria, A                         3000.00             213             70-73-70 2 Hamilton, G (A)                 … Continue reading

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1971 Peter Jackson Golf Records

 1971 PETER JACKSON TOUR 1971 PETER JACKSON ONTARIO OPEN  June 17-19 1971 Host: Weston G&CC Champion: George Knudson 1 Knudson, G                        3000.00             207             66-73-68 2 Kay, J                   … Continue reading

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The Peter Jackson Tour

CPGA PETER JACKSON TOUR The Carling of Canada Golf Tour certainly sowed the seeds to fulfil a long time desire of the Canadian Professional Golfers Association (CPGA). Starting in 1966 Carling established the roots to create a national golf tour … Continue reading

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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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