Highlights of the 2014 PGA TOUR Canada season

PGA TOUR Canada’s second season in 2014 was highlighted by strong competition and significant growth, with the schedule increasing from nine to 12 events throughout Canada, along with a major increase in charitable contributions. Competitive highlights ranged from Order of Merit winner Joel Dahmen’s record-setting …

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BARRIE, Ont. (Golf Canada) – Rob Couture edged into the lead at the Canadian Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship after a third round 3-under 69 at Barrie Country Club. Couture of Dallas, Texas., opened up a three-stroke lead at the turn after a front-nine 4-under 32, but carded two bogeys on his closing stretch to …

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BARRIE, Ont. (Golf Canada) – Rob Couture took control of the Canadian Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship after a 2-under 70 at Barrie Country Club on Tuesday. Couture, the 2011 Mid-Amateur champion, overcame gusty conditions during the afternoon draw to finish one-stoke ahead of two-time defending champion, Kevin …

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Joel Dahmen wraps up PGA TOUR Canada Player of the Year honours, Ryan Williams wins season-ending TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial (Order of Merit winner one of The Five graduating to Web.com Tour in 2015) Final leaderboard – TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial (Bold …

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Ryan Williams of Vancouver, British Columbia was named the Freedom 55 Financial Canadian Player of the Year at the Sunningdale Golf & Country Club, finishing as the top Canadian on the 2014 PGA TOUR Canada Order of Merit and earning a $10,000 prize courtesy of Freedom 55 Financial. The 33-year old finished …

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Overcoming winds upwards of 40 kilometers per hour and cool temperatures, Minnesota native Clayton Rask recorded a 5-under-par 67 to take the 54-hole lead Saturday at the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial at Sunningdale Golf & Country Club. Rask, with a 12-under-par 204 total for …

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Portland, Oregon’s Matt Marshall and Kalamazoo, Michigan’s Erik Barnes carded matching 4-under 68s on Thursday at Sunningdale Golf and Country Club to share the first-round lead at the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial. With cold, windy weather moving in overnight and staying for the …

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Australia, with a combined 131 from Minjee Lee and Su Oh in the final round, came from seven strokes behind Canada to win the 2014 Women’s World Amateur Team Championship (WWATC) at 29-under-par 547 at Karuizawa 72 Golf East’s Iriyama Course. “They never thought they were out of it but they were close to possibly …

South African Women’s Golf Team finish in top-30 at 2014 Espirito Santo Trophy

On the final day of the World Amateur Team Championships in Japan, the South African team claimed a share of 29th at the Karuizawa 72 East Golf Club while Australia dealt Canada’s campaign in the Espirito Santo Trophy a stunning blow on Saturday. The fickle weather changed from sunny skies on day one to relentless …

Canadian Golf Team finish runner-up at 2014 Espirito Santo Trophy

Team Canada had history in their sights but it wasn’t meant to be as Australia, with a combined 131 from world no. 1 ranked Minjee Lee and Su Oh in the final round, came from seven strokes back to win the 2014 Women’s World Amateur Team Championship (WWATC) at 29-under-par 547 at Karuizawa 72 Golf East’s Iriyama …