The Tradition Golf Classic – Vancouver

The 30th Annual Tradition Golf Classic

This year due to the generosity of the Board of Directors, management and staff of the Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club  our Tradition Golf Classic will be held at the Shaughnessy G & CC, the home of the Canadian Open in the west, on Monday, May 29th, 2017.

Every dollar raised at this event will be donated to the operating budget of the BC Golf Museum. Presently we are raising funds to build a new exhibit to honour “125 Years of Women’s Golf in BC”.

MONDAY MAY 29TH, 2017

SHAUGHNESSY GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB

REGISTRATION 11:00 AM

LUNCH 11:30 AM

SHOTGUN START 1:00 PM

DINNER : 6:30 PM

LIVE/ & SILENT AUCTION DURING DINNER

Registration is restricted to players who played in the 2016 Tradition until April 30th , 2017.

On May 1, 2017 registration will be open to all players. 

COST $250.00 per player

Register here

QUESTIONS: Contact Mike at the BC Golf Museum for details. 604 222 4653

email office@bcgolfhouse.com

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT 

The 2017 TRADITION GOLF CLASSIC WILL BE HOSTED BY SHAUGHNESSY G& CC on May 29th, 2017. BECAUSE WE EXPECT A FULL FIELD FOR THIS EVENT, ALL PLAYERS PARTICIPATING IN THE 2016 EVENT WILL HAVE THE FIRST OPPORTUNITY TO REGISTER FOR THE 2017 EVENT. 

 

The 28th Annual Tradition Golf Classic

The 28th Annual Tradition Golf Classic took place May 11th, 2015 at University Golf Course. The tournament was a great success and the BC Golf House Society would like to thank the participants, the volunteers, the University Golf Course staff, and the sponsors.

This is the list of 2015 sponsors that helped preserve BC’s rich golfing history:

Capilano Golf and Country Club                   Brad Burgart, General Manager

Kelowna Golf and Country Club                   David Walker, General Manager

Chilliwack Golf Club                                      Bryan Ewart, General Manager

Pagoda Ridge Golf Course                             Larry Brown, General Manager

Cordova Bay Golf Course                              Jim Goddard, Director of Golf

Vancouver Canadians Baseball Club              Jeff Holloway, Director

Vancouver Giants                                           Dale Saip, Vice Pres. of Business Development

Seymour Golf and Country Club                   Dave McNeilly, General Manager

Arbutus Ridge Golf Club                               Jason Lowe, General Manager

Uplands Golf Club                                         John Matthews, General Manager

Nanaimo Golf Club                                        Ash Chadha, General Manager

Victoria Golf Club                                          Scott Kolb, General Manager

Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club             Jason Sigurdson, General Manager

The Harvest Golf Club                                   Gilles Dufort, General Manager

West Coast Golf Group                                  Troy Peverley

Thorsteinssons Tax Lawyers                           Rick Wong & Dharam K Dheensaw

Hammerberg Lawyers                                     Joel Altman

Varsity Automotive                                        Garth Burnside

Hollis Wealth                                                  Donna Bowes

Hollis Wealth                                                  Mark Neale

D&H Group LLP Chartered Accountant       Brant Grondin

Peter Bentley

PGA of BC                                                     Donald Miyazaki

Chelsea Consultants                                        Peter Young

Homaway Inn

Firgrove Holdings Ltd            .

Genus Wealth Management                            Mary Lou Miles

Arts Club Theatre Company                           Henry Beasley, Volunteer Donation Co-ordinator

Science World British Columbia                    Christina Coomer, Sales Manager

Highland Pacific Golf Club                            Scott Keenlyside

Cordova Bay Golf Course                              Scott Keenlyside

Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites                    Scott Keenlyside

Wild Tours International Limited                   Charles “Chuck” Scott, President/CEO

Breizh Salon Services                                     Corinne Riou, Vice President of Education

Squamish Valley Golf Club                            Brian Avey, General Manager

Laurie & Karen Vanzella

Fairwinds Community & Resort                     Kyla Karakochuk, Assistant Manager

Bomber Brewing

Taylor Made/Adidas Golf                              Lance Antonenko

Coast Hotels                                                   Mark Hope

Frank White

Beach Grove Golf Club                                  Richard Creally, General Manager

Castlegar Golf Club

Pacific National Exhibition                             Kate Huffman, Community Relations Manager

Sun Mountain                                                 Jeff Kraemer

Redstone Resort                                             Lauri Lakewold

Greater Vancouver Zoo                                  Jody Henderson, General Manager

Golf Town                                                      Golf Town Donations Committee

Golden Eagle Golf Club                                 Glen Hartley, Golf Operation Manager

Red Truck Beer Co.                                        Sam Payne, Director of Sales

Callaway Golf                                                 Andy Dexter

Rowena’s Inn                                                  Pretty Estates Resort

Sandpiper Golf Course                                   Pretty Estates Resort

Ann Warrender

Terry and Nellie Wong

RBC                                                                Suzanna Leong, RBC 10th and Sasamat Branch

Mosaic                                                             Chris White

Marine Drive Golf Club                                  Tim Tate, Director of Golf

Point Grey Golf and Country Club                Brad Pinnell, General Manager

Jim Sutherland

Rob Laing

Bumper Buddy                                               Andy Fung

The Okanagan Golf Club                                Dan Matheson, General Manager

VanDusen Botanical Garden Association      Dawn Russell

Investors Group                                              Ian Atkinson

GNK Insurance Services                                Bob King

 

Please note that this list is in no particular order and was finalized on Friday May 8th, 2015. Check our website (www.bcgolfhouse.com) to see the complete list of 2015 Tradition Donors. If you notice any donors missing or a mistake has been made, please contact BC Golf Museum.

 

 

 

Thanks to the generous support of Michael Mather, the General Manager of the University Golf Course, the 28th annual Tradition Golf Classic will be held at the University Golf Course. All proceeds from the event will be directed to the BC Golf House Society.

When and Where

Monday May 11th, 2015 is the date so be sure to get your foursome together soon  and enter, or enter as a single, twosome or threesome, because the event will surely sell out.

In 2015 the 28th annual Tradition Golf Classic – Vancouver, the most important fundraiser each year for the BC Golf House Society, will be held at the UNIVERSITY GOLF COURSE.

 

An important note:

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL: $200.00 per player

IF YOU PURCHASE YOUR ENTRY FEE BEFORE APRIL 1, 2015 THE COST WILL BE $200.00. (The entry fee must be paid in full before April 1, 2015. There will be no refund for entry fees, but players may transfer the entry fee to another player.) AFTER APRIL 1, 2015 THE COST WILL BE $225.00

Reserve your spot now by contacting

Mike at the BC Golf Museum : 604 222 – 4653 or

e-mail office@golfhouse.com.

Format
Teams of four amateurs will play a 2 of 4 net best ball. The two low net (full handicap) scores will count on each hole. Players may enter as a team or allow the Committee to put them in a foursome.

 

What is Included?
Each player’s entry fee is $225 (BC Golf House Society members) or $275 (non-members) and includes the following:

  • Lunch
  • Tee gifts
  • Complimentary practice balls
  • 18 holes of great golf including golf cars at THE UNIVERSITY GOLF COURSE
  • Dinner
  • Prizes

Following dinner there will be a live and silent auction along with other features.

Schedule of Events
11:30 AM – registration available
12 noon – lunch, registration and tee gift distribution
1:15 PM – shotgun start
6:00 PM – open no host bar
6:30 PM – dinner, silent auction
7:45 PM – prize distribution
8:30 PM – close silent auction and open live auction

Registration
Players may register online through our secure online form using credit card or cheque*.
* If paying by cheque please fill out the form, including who you wish to play with if applicable, click on the ‘cheque’ method of payment, click on “Submit” and then mail the cheque, payable to The BC Golf House Society.

Launch our secure form to register »

On behalf of the Tradition Golf Classic Committee, we encourage everyone to gather their team and get your entries in soon so you won’t disappointed.

 

The 27th Annual 2014 Tradition Golf Classic

The BC Golf Museum and Hall of Fame

Wishes to acknowledge the wonderful support of the following:

 

 

SUPPORTERS TO THE 2014 TRADITION GOLF CLASSIC

Board of Directors of the BC Golf House Society: Andy Fung, Murray Hamilton, Brock Heyes, Michael Mather, Mike Riste, Jim Sutherland, Karen Vanzella, Ann Warrender, Peter Young.

Tournament Volunteers: Scott Keenlyside, Dorothy Brown, Fiona Heyes, Menno Martens, Derek Glazer, Jessie Horner.

 

Point Grey G&CC                                            Brad Pinnell, General Manager and Staff

Predator Ridge                                                Richard Zokol

Coast Hotels                                                     Mark Hope

Castlegar Golf Club                                          Brian Miller

Sand Point Country Club                                Helene Johanson & Dr. John Wagner

Granite Point                                                    Graeme Ward

Okanagan Golf Club                                         Dan Matheson

Rivershore Golf Links                                       Kerry Ward

Riverside Golf cLUB                                         Pat Sutton

Highland Pacific Golf                                        Scott Keenlyside

Cordova Bay                                                      Jim Goddard

Golf Lessons                                                      Scott Keenlyside

Howard Johnson Hotel Package                     Scott Keenlyside

Big Sky                                                               Woody Bishop

Columbia Edgewater                                        Bryan Tunstill

First Nations Print “an Eagle”                        Tom Jessen

Varsity Automotive                                          Garth Burndside

Chelsea Consultants                                          Peter Young

Quilchena Golf                                                   Kim Leclercq

Fairwinds                                                           Ward Stouffer

Morgan Creek                                                    Wayne Vollmer

Tsawwasson Springs                                        Chris Hood

Clothing Items  (Taylor-Made)                       Matt Yasinchuk

Play Golf                                                             Glen Erickson

Belmont Golf Course                                        Frank Fourchalk

Shannon Lake                                                    Rich Chlopan

West Coast Golf Group                                    Troy Peverley

Whistler Condo                                                 Karen Vanzella

Cactus Club                                                       Karen Vanze

PGA of BC                                                          Donald Miyazaki

BC Liquor Stores                                              Ann Warrender

The Harvest                                                     Gilles Dufort

D+H Group LLP                                               Brant Grondin

RBC                                                                     Greg Southgate

Firgrove Holdings

Homaway Inns

Matt Yasinchuk

Peter Bentley

Brad Weldon

Myrtle Point                                                     Steve Phillips

Quadra Island                                                  Bill Pierie

Storey Creek                                                     Kyle Stoudt

Port Alberni                                                       Bruce MacDonald

Tofino                                                                 Keith Gibson

Callaway

Achushnet

Titleist

Cobra

Redstone Resort                                                Cary Fisher

Eaglepoint                                                           Kerry Ward

PNGA Home Course                                         Troy Andrews

Belemont                                                            Frank Fourchalk

PlayGolfKelowna                                               Glen Erikson

Graeme Baxter Print                                        Dorothy Brown

Alexa Loo Coaching                                           Alexa Loo

Fairwinds                                                           Ward Stouffer

Snap Slice                                                          Jim Sutherland

Squamish Valley                                                Dan Trevisan

Umbrellas                                                          Mike Gourdine

Framed Golf House photographs                    Bill Fraser

Please notify the BC Golf Museum office if someone has been omitted from the list. We would like to add their name to our website.

 

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