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Coppinwood and the RBC Canadian Open

New/old Coppinwood owner Paul McLean has confirmed the Uxbridge-based club is seeking the RBC Canadian Open and Golf Canada CEO Scott Simmons and tournament director Bill Paul said they are eying the Tom Fazio course as a potential site for the...

What happens when a course falls out of...

Some courses are timeless. Others not so much. That seems to be part of the thinking behind the recently announced re-do of Angus Glen’s South Course, which will close on September 1 to have its greens regrassed (and in some instances...

RBC continues its big bet on golf

Though it got little coverage – it is interesting to see the RBC isn’t backing down from the golf marketing business even after the departure of former chief marketing officer Jim Little. Late last week the company announced it was adding...

Wasserman Media acquires Catalyst...

Steve Marshman might just be the most significant person in Canadian golf that you don’t know. Marshman’s reach in the business is long – his Oakville, Ont. company, Catalyst Sponsorship Consulting manages the Canadian Open for RBC as well as...

Glen Abbey Golf Club's stunning 11th hole

Fall at Glen Abbey Golf Club

Hope you are enjoying your Thanksgiving weekend and enjoying time spent (and golf?) with family and friends. In many parts of the country including here in Southern Ontario we are treating to some splendid fall colours at this time of the year...

When Can I Pick Up My Jaw?

So…just out of curiosity, have you seen any good golf lately? As Penny, the hot blonde chick from “The Big Bang Theory” would say, “Holy crap on a cracker!!!” The 2012 Ryder Cup was everything I was hoping for, and more…a hell of a...

5-Ring Fail(?) and Wyndham in Your Sail

Well, the quadrennial competition we know and love as the Olympic Games are now in our rear view mirror, and TV coverage notwithstanding, most people seem to agree that the games themselves were a spectacular success.  Organizers of the London...