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Mar 03, 2015
Day Two at the Spring Seminar
Day Two at the 2015 PGA of Alberta Spring Seminar is underway. The guest speaker lineup today includes Olympic Silver Medalist Cheryl Bernard, Golf Course Architect Jeff Mingay, PGA Golf Instructor Mike Adams, and PGA of Canada Technical Director Glenn Cundari will finish the day off.

Mar 02, 2015
Welcome New Members to the PGA of Alberta Board of Directors
Congratulations to Matt Barkway (Paradise Canyon GR) and Dean Sklarenko (Picture Butte GC) on being elected to PGA of Alberta Board of Directors at the AGM. Congratulations as well to Shawn Lavoie (Calgary Elks Lodge & GC) and Murray McCourt (The Ranch G&CC) for being re-elected to the main board.

Mar 02, 2015
Welcome New Members to the Assistants’ Board of Directors
Congratulations to Kevin Chow (Blackhawk GC), Dave Henzie (Calgary Elks Lodge & GC), Michael Matuch (Bearspaw CC), Sean Thompson (Calgary G&CC), Michelle Van Slyke (Glendale G&CC), and Mitch Walz (Canyon Meadows G&CC) on being elected to the Assistants’ Board of Directors at the AGM.

Feb 27, 2015
Check Out the New PGA of Alberta Digital Magazine
The Edmonton Golf Show is set for Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th. Get your golf season kick started by checking out the new equipment on the Indoor Driving Range, getting some amazing deals on merchandise at the Million Dollar Clearance Centre, and finding out about the amazing show specials being offered by both local courses and resort destinations. Click here to see the PGA of Alberta's new digital magazine, The GOLFReport.

Feb 18, 2015
Jeremy Tanner & Wayne Fairbairn: 2014 National Award Winners
Congratulations once again to Jeremy Tanner (Priddis Greens G&CC) who recently won the Stan Leonard Class “A” Professional of the Year National Award and Wayne Fairbairn and his team at the Calgary Elks Lodge & GC on winning the Pat Fletcher Retailer of the Year National Award. Both men were honoured at the Association’s Canada Night celebrations at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida. Click here to see their interviews with the PGA of Canada.

Feb 18, 2015
PGA of Alberta Spring Seminar – Registration Deadline Feb. 23
Only a few days left to register for the 2015 AUR Sunice Spring Seminar presented by Fiberbuilt on March 2nd & 3rd at the Carriage House Inn. Click here for more information and to see the speaker lineup.

Feb 05, 2015
Olympian, Cheryl Bernard presenting at 2015 AUR/Sunice Spring Seminar presented by Fiberbuilt
Cheryl Bernard is best known for her long list of curling accomplishments and awards. She is a four time Alberta women’s champion, Canadian Runner-up, TSN Skins finalist and has maintained a top 5 status on the World Curling Tour for the past 8 years. Cheryl’s perspective on how great life lessons are learned after plans and goals don’t go exactly as expected is inspiring. Her presentation is one you won’t want to miss!

Feb 02, 2015
Frank Fowler In Memoriam (1932 - 2015)
Mr. Frank Fowler of High River passed away at the Foothills Country Hospice, Okotoks on January 30, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Frank joined the PGA of Canada in 1957, but it was long before then when he picked up his first golf club and became hooked on the game. Frank served as President of the PGA of Alberta in 1967. His playing career as a golf professional in Alberta earned Frank a Lifetime Achievement Award with the PGA of Alberta. Frank is survived by Emma of High River, sons: Duane (Linda) of Calgary and Carey (Shirley) of DeWinton. Frank is remembered by his grandchildren: Dylan, Devin, Stacy, Jesse, and Aaron, as well as surviving brothers and sisters. For funeral arrangements please click here.