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 …

Williams & Gligic to represent Canada at Bridgestone America’s Golf Cup

Vancouver, British Columbia’s Ryan Williams and Burlington, Ontario’s Michael Gligic will represent Canada at the inaugural Bridgestone America’s Golf Cup, a new event featuring teams from the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica and PGA TOUR Canada taking place October 20-26 at the Pilar Golf Club in Buenos Aires, …

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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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KARUIZAWA, Japan (Golf Canada) – Team Canada made it interesting down the stretch but could not catch the Americans, falling short by two strokes to finish second at 36-under par at the 2014 men’s World Amateur Team Championship at Karuizawa 72 Golf East. Canada, which began the day six strokes behind leading …

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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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Vancouver, British Columbia’s Ryan Williams carded a 7-under 65 on Friday at Sunningdale Golf & Country Club to take a one stroke lead through 36 holes at the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial. The 33-year old was bogey-free on Sunday, matching his low round of the season to reach …

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KARUIZAWA, Japan (10 Sept.) – Canada, Sweden and Switzerland share the lead at 10 under par after the first round of the 2014 World Amateur Team Championship at Karuizawa 72 Golf East. Canada’s Corey Conners, the 2014 U.S. Amateur runner-up, and Taylor Pendrith, who were college teammates and roommates, tallied 66 …

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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 …

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Burlington, Ontario’s Michael Gligic and Syracuse, New York’s Daniel McCarthy will take a share of the lead heading into the final round of the 2014 Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial, both reaching 14-under par through 54 holes at The Lakes Golf Club. Gligic, who owns top five finishes in each …