Hazelmere’s Kevin Stinson was just too hot to handle at this year’s UFV Fundraising Pro-am. This year’s event was particularly special given the star-studded field of Pros entered into the event including PGA TOUR Player Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor as well as Big Break Celebrity and Kikkor Golf founder James Lepp. Mix in a number of VGT’s top Professionals and it was one heck of a day for the Amateurs who came to support the event and play with one of Canada’s top Professional Golfers in some pristine Chilliwack Golf Club conditions!
IGA | VANCOUVER GOLF TOUR For Immediate Release: Vancouver, BC (April 21ST, 2015) 2015 VGT MAJOR SERIES “BATTLE AT THE BEAR”Presented by MIURA GOLFBear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa (Victoria, BC)April 27th – 1pm Tee-time start | April 28th – 8am Tee-time start For the first time in 9 years VGT is expanding its Tour schedule outside the Lower Mainland thanks to some great partnerships from Title Sponsor IGA and a world class host in […]
For Immediate Release: Vancouver, BC (Feb.5th, 2015) IGA Steps up as Title Sponsor for 9th Year and Helps VGT Expansion into BC Regions Thanks to a 9-year partnership with local BC grocery chain IGA, the Vancouver Golf Tour launches into the 2015 golf season with a 30-event Championship schedule that projects $500,000 in Cash and Prizes to being awarded to local and International Golfers. “We are extremely fortunate to have the support of such a […]
MARKETPLACE IGA | VANCOUVER GOLF TOUR Dear VGT Friends: HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL! With 2015 upon us I want to wish each and every one of you a healthy, happy and fruitful beginning to the New Year! It gives me great pleasure to summarize some of the most exciting highlights of our 2014 VGT Tournament Season in our Annual VGT Year-in-Review! My sincere thanks go to Mike West of Mousepad Publishing for all the […]
Story by Fraser Mulholland, VGT Commissioner Taylor Ends 5-Year Drought for Canadian to Win on PGA TOUR The enormity of today’s win on the PGA TOUR may not yet have sunk in yet for 26-year old Abbotsford Pro Nick Taylor, but it won’t take long, believe me! With his win the 10-time winner on the Vancouver Golf Tour was the first Canadian born winner on the PGA TOUR since 2007 when Mike Weir won at […]
Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin made the biggest move of the day at the Shriner’s Hospital for Children’s Open on Sunday, firing a bogey free round of 63 to move 43 spots up the board and finish in a tie for 10th and a smooth $137,433 and 64 Fed Ex Cup points. After narrowly missing birdies and opening up with 3 tap-in pars on his first three holes, Hads went on a tear on the front nine […]
Here’s a summary of what I saw from today’s action out at the Shriner’s: Adam Hadwin tee’d off at 10:20am off the 10th tee on Saturday at the Shriner’s Hospital’s for Children’s Open so I followed him first and he got out of the gate like he was on a mission to make amends for some sloppy play yesterday and move up the leaderboard. A 10 footer for birdie on #10 followed by an amazing […]