VGT Almuni Nick Taylor Wins his first PGA TOUR event at Sanderson Farms Championship

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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 […]

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Hadwin’s Final Round 63 Vaults Him into a Top 10 at the Shriner’s

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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 […]

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Round 3 Highlights from the Shriner’s Hospital Open with Taylor & Hadwin

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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 […]

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VGT Almuni Nick Taylor and Adam Hadwin make cut on PGA TOUR at Shriner’s Hospitals Open

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After an opening round of 71 that saw Nick Taylor hit it pretty much flawlessly for 16 holes and not get much out of his round at all, it was not a surprise to me seeing Nick continue to stripe it off the tee on every single hole I was privy to (sharing duties with Adam and Nick), particularly on the front nine where he posted a 5-under 31 that included back-to-back eagles on holes […]

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Hadwin, Taylor, Williams…Oh My!

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PGA TOUR’S HADWIN, TAYLOR THE MAIN ATTRACTIONS, BUT WILLIAMS OUT-LASTS ALL IN WEST VAN SHOOT-OUT WIN!! It took a 20 foot putt on the final hole from Vancouver’s Ryan Williams to out-last Seymour Creek’s Oliver Tubb on the final hole to capture his 2nd VGT – Golf West Vancouver Shoot-out event in 3 years! Newly minted PGA TOUR players & VGT Alumni Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor were on hand for the day, exciting over […]

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Vancouver Golf Tour fills gap

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By Rick Young: ScoreGolf Tomorrow will be as much a celebration at West Vancouver’s Gleneagles GC as it will be a professional shootout. And it should be. Newly minted PGA Tour players Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor, along with last week’s PGA Tour Canada Tour Championship winner Ryan Williams, are back home in British Columbia. They will headline the 3rd Annual Vancouver Golf Tour – Golf West Vancouver Shootout. Joining the highly touted trio in […]

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PGA TOUR’s Adam Hadwin Headlines Canada’s Top Pros in VGT-Golf West Vancouver Shoot-out!

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West Van Shoot-out Details |  West Van Shoot-out Spectator Handout Donate to Lions Gate Hospital Foundation 2014 Event Details: 9:30am-10am: Sponsors & Media outing with the pros (9 holes) 11:00am: Juniors register for Putting Contest 12:00pm: Junior Putting contest (win a chance to caddy in the shoot-out!) 12:00pm: FREE BBQ & Haagen Dazs Ice Cream (1st 200 fans) 1:00pm: Shoot-out Clinic on 1st Tee – Conducted by Canada s top Professionals 2:00pm: Shoot-out commences off […]

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