Join us at our third annual Million Dollar Challenge charity golf tournament on June 27th, 2013 at beautiful Langara Golf Course, supporting YMCA of Greater Vancouver First Tee program. We have a new and exciting format–PRO-AM TEAM SCRAMBLE. This event will offer amateur golfers multiple hole-in-one prizes throughout the day, but also the chance to play with one of BC’s Top Professional Golfers. Every hold is turned into a par 3 length bulls-eye shoot out [...]
SOUTH CAROLINA’S CHRIS EPPERSON STEALS THE SHOW IN SUDDEN DEATH PLAYOFF Thirty year old Chris Epperson of Sea Island, South Carolina became the first non-Canadian to claim the title of Vancouver Open Champion. With by far the largest and most international field in its 7-year history (108 pros including 35 International players), scoring was at a premium over Vancouver’s 3 premier public golf courses. Although the winning score in this year’s Open was only one [...]
The VGT – GOLF WEST VAN SHOOT-OUT is a 9-Hole Elimination Shoot-out.This 10-player format includes seven top golf professionals invited by VGT*, plus James Presnail, Head Golf Professional at Gleneagles Golf Course, Fraser Mulholland, VGT Commissioner and one open community qualifying spot.
VGT Tournament in Review “TAYLOR TAKES THREE” Winning the last 2 MAJOR SERIES EVENTS certainly put a target on Nick Taylor’s back this week at VGT’s 4th MAJOR of 2013 at the Chilliwack Golf Club. Through 18 holes, Taylor had yet again separated himself from the field with another low round of golf, shooting 64 (-7) on a track he’s very familiar with (growing up in Abbotsford and playing out of Ledgeview Golf & Country [...]
VGT MAJOR #4Chilliwack Golf ClubMay 20,21st, 2013 Round One Review: “TAYLOR TAKING HIS GAME TO THE NEXT LEVEL” Closing out his last two events with final rounds of 63 apparently wasn’t enough for Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor, as he cruised to an opening round of 64 (-7) today at VGT’s 4th MAJOR of 2013 at the Chilliwack Golf Club. The 25-year old PGA TOUR Canada Professional takes a one shot lead into tomorrow’s round over North [...]
VGT Tournament in Review ABBOTSFORD’S NICK TAYLOR BLAZES BACK NINE FOR BACK-TO-BACK VGT MAJOR WINS It took all of his final nine hole score of 29 to do it this week, but PGA TOUR Canada’s Nick Taylor did it again on the VGT, shooting a final round score of 63 to edge out Langley’s James Allenby by one shot. Last week Taylor shot a course record 63 at Pitt Meadows Golf Club for a 36-hole [...]
VGT Tournament in Review RECORD SETTING “63” ON THE VGT After an opening round of 66 and share of the lead, Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor continued to his exceptional play of late, executing his game to precision and in his very own words “Making some Putts out there”. At the end of the day, Taylor had bested the current Pitt Meadows Golf Club course record (held by Bryn Parry, Riley Wheeldon and Darren Wallace) with a [...]