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Ryan Tofani cracks PGA of BC’s list of top 100 golf pros

Tofani is just finishing up his first year as head pro at the Chilliwack Golf Club

 

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Let’s talk about grips with Chilliwack’s Ross Beebe

The owner of Chimo Golf says choosing the grip on your clubs should be taken seriously

 

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UFV men’s golf team leads B.C. Rivalry Series as fall schedule ends

In lieu of cancelled Canada West play, the Cascades are facing UBC and UBC-O in an exhibition series

  • Oct 30, 2020

 

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Mixed results for UFV Cascades golfers as B.C. Rivalry Series rolls on

One dominant day and one down day for UFV versus UBC and UBC-Okanagan rivals

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Jennifer Greggain has accepted a new role with Golf Canada, coaching the country’s top junior athletes. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack’s Jennifer Greggain gets new role with Golf Canada

Greggain is now one of two people guiding the country’s top junior golfers

Jennifer Greggain has accepted a new role with Golf Canada, coaching the country’s top junior athletes. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
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UFV Cascades golfers finding form as B.C. Rivalry Series continues

The locals looked good in tourneys three and four, which were played last week against UBC and UBC-O

  • Oct 19, 2020
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Jennifer Greggain has received a $1,000 scholarship from the PGA of B.C. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Jennifer Greggain wins Jim Gibson scholarship from PGA of B.C.

The Chilliwack Golf Club pro is recognized for her passion for golf and spirit of volunteerism

Jennifer Greggain has received a $1,000 scholarship from the PGA of B.C. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series

UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series

With Canada West competition shut down, UFV and two other schools have launched an alternative

  • Oct 5, 2020
UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series
Chilliwack’s Jennifer Greggain played in this week’s PGA of B.C. Womens’ Championship

Chilliwack’s Jennifer Greggain competes in PGA of B.C. Womens’ Championship

The three-time champion couldn’t pull off another win in 2020, falling to Vancouver’s Christine Wong

Chilliwack’s Jennifer Greggain played in this week’s PGA of B.C. Womens’ Championship
Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals

Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals

Chilliwack General Hospital will benefit from a tourney at held at the Sandpiper Golf Resort

Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals
No Canada West championship tournament for UFV golfers

No Canada West championship tournament for UFV golfers

The tournament can’t proceed with travel restrictions on out-of-province entries

No Canada West championship tournament for UFV golfers
Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

After being mentored for several years by Bertram, Pauls is ready to keep the program rolling

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team
Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament

Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament

The event is a fundraiser for the Chilliwack Chiefs Education Fund

Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament
Canada West votes to proceed with fall golf championships

Canada West votes to proceed with fall golf championships

The UFV Cascades men’s and women’s teams may still get a chance to compete for a national title

Canada West votes to proceed with fall golf championships
The Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame and Chilliwack Ringette Association are holding a golf tournament fundraiser in August.

Chilliwack Ringette and Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame co-hosting golf tourney fundraiser

The event will be held in mid-August at the Chilliwack Golf Club

The Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame and Chilliwack Ringette Association are holding a golf tournament fundraiser in August.
The 562 yard, par 5, 15th hole at Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, N.S. on June 1, 2016. If it seems like it’s been harder to get a tee time this summer, it’s not just your imagination.Golf Canada reports that there were 17 per cent more scores registered with the national sport body this June compared to the same month last year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Canadians playing more golf in 2020 – once COVID-19 restrictions lifted

The upward trend comes even as Golf Canada had to cancel all of its amateur and professional championships

The 562 yard, par 5, 15th hole at Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, N.S. on June 1, 2016. If it seems like it’s been harder to get a tee time this summer, it’s not just your imagination.Golf Canada reports that there were 17 per cent more scores registered with the national sport body this June compared to the same month last year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
John Mlikotic headlines loaded field for Chilliwack Men’s Open golf tournament

John Mlikotic headlines loaded field for Chilliwack Men’s Open golf tournament

The annual event includes the defending champion, along with many others vying to dethrone him

John Mlikotic headlines loaded field for Chilliwack Men’s Open golf tournament
Exploring Mountain Peaks and Towns in Southeastern BC

Exploring Mountain Peaks and Towns in Southeastern BC

Plan your visit to BC’s mountain towns

  • Jun 29, 2020
Exploring Mountain Peaks and Towns in Southeastern BC
Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor teeing off at last year’s charity pro-am tournament. The PGA star returned this year to help raise money for the UFV golf team and UFV food bank. (Darren McDonald/UFV)

Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am raises more than $100,000 for UFV golf team and UFV food bank

Part of the eye-popping fundraising total was a $15,000 bid to play with PGA star Nick Taylor

  • Jun 28, 2020
Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor teeing off at last year’s charity pro-am tournament. The PGA star returned this year to help raise money for the UFV golf team and UFV food bank. (Darren McDonald/UFV)
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