GolfBC Media and Press Room
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GolfBC in the Media
At Olympic View, It All Starts With The Staff
Inside Golf Magazine, 2012 Vancouver Island Update by Jeff Sutherland, June 2012
Tee Time - Lies, and Tigers, and Bears!
Home & Life Magazine, Featuring Golf destinations in BC, June, 2010
The Village at Gallagher's Canyon
Okanagan Home Magazine, Featuring Gallagher's Canyon real estate, Sept/Oct, 2009
Save Money, Play Golf - The 2009 Canadian Value Golf Guide
Westjet Up! Magazine, Featuring Arbutus Ridge Golf Club, April, 2009
"Business Networking on the Golf Course
by Gail Stewart, featuring Rita Rennie, GolfBC Marketing Manager
The construction of Lot 1 at Cypress Place is underway with the rafter package finishing up the first week of April. The home on Lot 1 has been designed by the Whistler-based architectural firm Brigitte Loranger Architecture & Planning Ltd., and is scheduled to complete construction in the fall of 2011. ...
Gallagher’s Canyon and The Quail Course at The Okanagan Golf Club will be reopening for the 2011 golf season in mid-April with brand new 007 Bent Grass greens. Committing to re-sod the courses at one time enables the implementation of consistent maintenance procedures for all the greens on the entire course. The greens will "grow in", age, and encounter similar conditions all together that should in turn guarantee consistency in playability. The grass has been growing since June 2010, and re-sodding will begin in the first part of March (weather permitting). The new greens are expected to be in playable condition by April 15th, reaching optimum conditions shortly thereafter. ...
The Lakeside Grill at Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club in Richmond is re-opening its doors on Wednesday, November 17th after an extensive renovation as the result of a fire in March, 2010. The Lakeside Grill and Greenside Banquet Room have both undergone a complete makeover including new floors, walls, lighting, bar and furniture. ...
Wailea Old BlueWe have put the tee markers on the vast majority of our newly renovated tee boxes. Our guests are loving the new tees and raving about the condition of the rest of the course. In the past two years, no course on Maui has invested in their product the way that the Old Blue has. ...
Kyla InabaKyla Inaba, team member with the Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club, facilitated a golf clinic for twelve girls, aged 8 to 14, where she taught them how to swing and putt among other best practices, through a program called “Girls With Clubs”. She also gave them advice from her own experience as a young female golfer. ...