Flood Lobby Effort Update and Results

13.06.28.NAGA.Alberta.logoAugust 7, 2013 Memo To: Alberta Allied Golf Associations
Re: Flood Lobby Effort Update and Results
From: Brent Ellenton, NAGA Alberta Executive Director

June 2013 will go down in infamy as one of the darkest periods in Alberta history. It is estimated that 100,000 Albertans had to be evacuated from the flash flood that accumulated extreme power from the unfortunate combination of heavy rains and spring run-off.

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BCGSA Report Summer 2013

12.11.03-BCGSA.Logo.NEWBy Dean Piller

There is a lot to be excited about with the BCGSA as we enter June and our busy summer months.  In particular, plans are being finalized for this year’s BCGSA Exchange tournament at the beautiful Sun Peaks Golf Resort.  Host Superintendent Keith Lyall and the Sun Peaks staff have been exceptional in helping us with the plans for this event in what is shaping up to be a great two day opportunity for networking and information exchange. 

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BCGSA President's Report Winter 2014

12.11.03-BCGSA.Logo.NEWJanuary 15, 2014

By Dean Piller

The Canadian International Turfgrass Conference and Trade Show is just around the corner in February.  Co-hosted by the CGSA and WCTA, I am excited that such a marquee event is coming to our province this year.  When I reflect on some of the correspondence and discussion that has occurred in the past year with the CGSA, WCTA and BCGSA, there are many things that occurred during the year that have me very excited about working together in the future. 

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BCGSA 2013 Exchange Tournament Sun Peaks Resort Aug 10-12 - Event Itinerary

12.11.03-BCGSA.Logo.NEWThe BC Golf Superintendents Association annual golf and education event is coming up fast.  The 'Exchange Tournament' as it's known, takes place August 10-12 at Sun Peaks Resort near Kamloops, BC.  The 2 day event kicks off on Sunday, August 11th with a Superintendent speaker panel followed by an afternoon equipment showcase/demos and a nine-hole golf outing.  There will of course be a Sunday evening social gathering with the main event, the 18-hole golf tournament, to be held Monday August 12th.

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