Get Your Greens Shined Up

12.10.05-whistle.gc.logoWhistler Golf Club’s Re-Sodding Project

By Jerry Rousseau

At the 2011 Lower Mainland BCGSA windup held at the Whistler Golf Club, I was surprised to learn from Superintendent Dave Gottselig and Assistant Superintendent Stuart Carmichael that the Club was planning to re-sod all 18 greens. 

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Sportsfield TARS Announcement

12.04.23-Riding-mowerjpgThe WCTA has hinted its intention of running sportsfield specific educational events this summer and we are pleased to make the following announcement:

The first ‘Travelling Annual Road Show’ (TARS) – Sportsfield Edition will be held 1:00pm, Wednesday, August 29th at Scotia Bank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium in Vancouver, hosted by Field Manager, Tom Archibald of the Vancouver Canadians.

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Vancouver Island Golf Club Receives Prestigious Environmental Honour

12.08.09-Audubon.logoHost course for Canadian Tour season-opener becomes first semi-private club on Island to achieve prestigious certification

Golf Canada via press release

Victoria, BC —Published on Wednesday, Jun. 06, 2012 02:57PM EDTLast updated on Wednesday, Jun. 06, 2012 02:59PM EDT

The Canadian Tour opening tournament just got a little ‘greener’. Host course for the 29th annual Times Colonist Island Savings Open, Uplands Golf Club in Victoria, B.C., has recently achieved designation as a ‘Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary’.

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