Just an update on the Thompson Symposium tomorrow — you don’t have to RSVP, and feel free to join us:
On Saturday, May 30, 2008, the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame is hosting :
A Stanley Thompson Symposium
Join us for a day featuring sessions focussed on different elements of Stanley Thompson design, and four lively debates highlighted with a key note address by noted national columnist and Canadian Golf Hall of Fame honoured member Lorne Rubenstein.
10:00 Ian Andrew (Weir Golf Design) – The Evolution of Stanley Thompsons Design Principles.
11:30 Jeff Mingay (Mingay Golf) – Routing
12:00 Panel 1: Discussing Thompsons design principle; Ian Andrew, David Moote (rfm&a/Moote), Dick Kirkpatrick
12:45 Lunch Break
1:15 Robert Thompson (National Columnist and Author): Stanley Thompson, Fact and Fiction
1:45 2nd Panel: Discussing Stanley Thompson, Fact and Fiction; Robert Thompson, Bill Newton (STS Executive Director), Jim Barclay (Stanley Thompson Biographer)
2:45 3rd Panel – Doing a Restoration: John Gaul, Jamie Cutting (Dundas Valley G&CC Superintendent), Graham Hudson (General Manager, Cape Breton Highlands Links)
3:45 Lorne Rubenstein (Author of more than 10 golf books and Globe and Mail Columnist) – Key Note Address
4:15 Final Discussion: All of the panelists in an open discussion
There is a $25.00 fee, which includes lunch.
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame
1333 Dorval Drive, Oakville
on the grounds of Glen Abbey.
For further information, or to register, please contact Kristen Luce at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call 1-800-263-0009 ext 213