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DCM PGA Women’s Championship of Canada cancelled due to COVID-19
DCM PGA Women’s Championship of Canada cancelled due to COVID-19

The PGA of Canada, together with title sponsor DCM, has made the difficult decision to cancel the DCM PGA Women’s Championship of Canada amid the COVID-19 public health crisis. The championship was slated for June 8-10 at Oshawa Golf & Curling Club. 

RBC PGA Scramble player registration postponed until May 15
RBC PGA Scramble player registration postponed until May 15

Given the ongoing developments of COVID-19, player registration for the RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor Company has been postponed until May 15.

Levelwear pivots to produce face masks, supporting local communities and PGA of Canada professionals in the process
Levelwear pivots to produce face masks, supporting local communities and PGA of Canada professionals in the process

The company’s new non-medical grade face masks, which are being donated to multiple local organizations in need, are also available for purchase, with a portion of proceeds supporting PGA of Canada professionals through the association’s member assistance program. 

PGA of Canada Launches Deferred Education Payment Plan
PGA of Canada Launches Deferred Education Payment Plan

Effectively immediately, members can defer payment until December 1, 2020, on course registrations made prior to July 1.  

National Board of Director Nominees Announced From BC, SK & ATL
National Board of Director Nominees Announced From BC, SK & ATL

Scott Kolb, Jeff Chambers and Gordon Smith are the official National Director nominees. They will be voted in during the PGA of Canada's AGM in May.

Jonathan Garron ... PGA of Canada National Murray Tucker Golf Professional of the Year
Jonathan Garron ... PGA of Canada National Murray Tucker Golf Professional of the Year

Jonathan Garron’s performance in 2019 has been outstanding. His continued commitment to the PGA of Canada and specifically the Atlantic Zone is second to none. Abercrombie Country Club is on pace for another exceptional fiscal year.

PGA of Canada Partners with Matchplay Golf Marketing to Provide Retail E-Commerce Solutions For Members
PGA of Canada Partners with Matchplay Golf Marketing to Provide Retail E-Commerce Solutions For Members

Amid the growing economic impact of COVID-19, the PGA of Canada is pleased to partner with Matchplay Golf Marketing to offer a professional, affordable and fast solution for members looking to take their retail operation online.

Elections Underway For National Board of Directors
Elections Underway For National Board of Directors

Elections will take place in BC and the Atlantic Zone from April 6-10. The Saskatchewan Director position has been acclaimed.

INDUSTRY STATEMENT FOR GOLF IN ATLANTIC CANADA REGARDING OPERATIONS AND COVID-19
INDUSTRY STATEMENT FOR GOLF IN ATLANTIC CANADA REGARDING OPERATIONS AND COVID-19

INDUSTRY STATEMENT FOR GOLF IN ATLANTIC CANADA REGARDING OPERATIONS AND COVID-19 April 24, 2020 During these challenging times in Atlantic Canada, golf associations have come together to pool resources and expertise in order to clearly define a

PGA of Canada Pro Inspires Generosity Coast-to-Coast Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
PGA of Canada Pro Inspires Generosity Coast-to-Coast Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

All it takes is a spark. Thanks to a small act of kindness from PGA of Canada member Jacklynn Miller, over 250 golf industry professionals from across the country made donations to Food Banks Canada this week.

Statement from We Are Golf About COVID-19
Statement from We Are Golf About COVID-19

We Are Golf (The National Allied Golf Associations/NAGA) are committed to ensuring the health and safety of our members, golfers, staff, volunteers and industry stakeholders as well as every Canadian in the communities where we live, work and play.

RBC PGA Scramble: COVID-19 Update
RBC PGA Scramble: COVID-19 Update

We are working diligently with our partners, PGA of Canada professionals, and golf facilities across the country to develop a sensible plan, and we remain optimistic that the program will continue with a few minor adjustments to the overall schedule.