PGA of Alberta Head Professional, Weston Gillett, organizes Golfathon to raise money for ALS.
Having started the day at 6 a.m. Gillett and his group spent the day on the Drayton Valley GC trying to make their way through as many rounds as possible. Battling fatigue, dehydration and extreme temperatures, they battled on and by the time the wrapped the day up at dusk they had played 13 rounds.
The draw for the 2012 Senior Championship at the Priddis Greens G&CC has been posted, with tee times beginning at 1:00pm on Monday, July 30th. Scott Allred of the Elbow Springs GC will look to defend his title.
Fox Hollow GC & Nanton GC win 2012 Callaway Golf Pro Junior
Doug Repp & Jon Fry (Fox Hollow GC), Landon Sjogren & Mike Fahey (Nanton GC) & Tim Sawatzky (Lynx Ridge GC) won their respective divisions at the Callaway Golf Pro Junior held at the Henderson Lake GC in Lethbridge
LeBouthillier wins PGA of Alberta Club Car Titleist/FootJoy Championship
Tyler LeBouthillier, Silver Springs G&CC, won his second straight tournament today at The Calgary Elks Lodge GC with a 3-under 141 in a close finish over Todd Halpen, Golf Canada Centre, 2-under 142. Finishing tied for third at 1-under 143 were Gord Courage, CC of the Hamptons and Tim Sawatzky, Lynx Ridge GC.
2012 PGA of Alberta Club Car Titleist/Footjoy Championship
The draw has been posted for the 2012 stroke play event being hosted by the Calgary Elks Lodge & GC on Wednesday, July 11th and Thursday, July 12th. Tee times will begin at 7:00am both days. Don't forget to stop by for the new PGA of Alberta Building Grand Opening Celebration being held on Tuesday, July 10th at 10:30am at 517-23rd Ave NW!