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Golf Canada

Golf Canada is the governing body for golf in Canada.

Overview

Golf Canada is an Ontario-based sports organization that is dedicated to the sport of golf. It is the National Sports Federation for golf in Canada and a member of the Canadian Olympic Committee. It was founded in 1895 and represents more than 300,000 Canadian golfers and more than 1,400 member clubs. The stated mission of the organization is to increase Canadian participation and level of excellence in golf.

Golf Canada hosts several major championship competitions, including the RBC Canadian Open and the CP Women's Open, as well as some amateur championships.

Services

Golf Canada offers services to enhance the golf experience for Canadians. The organization's website has a map that players can use to find a golf course and learn more about the sport and different game formats. The free mobile app can be used by players to track scores, manage their on-course experience, and learn about how they can improve their game.

Membership

Golf players can become a member of Golf Canada by paying a membership fee. The membership gives players access to insurance for their equipment, discounts from partners, and exclusive offers on golf merchandise.

Timeline

1895
Golf Canada is founded.

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August 17, 2021
WebWire
Today, RBC and Golf Canada announced the RBC Community Junior Golf Program, an initiative that will focus on building greater diversity and equity in golf by enabling affordable access to the game for youth in underrepresented communities in Canada. PGA TOUR professional golfer Harold Varner III will join Team RBC and serve as an ambassador for the new program. As part of the RBC Community Junior Golf Program, Golf Canada will implement the First Tee - Canada and Youth on Course progr...
Geoff Zochodne
August 18, 2020
Financial Post
Outdoor socialization driving people to the game, as industry sees almost record levels of play in June, July and August
August 27, 2019
WebWire
Canadian Pacific (CP) is proud to announce this year's CP Women's Open, hosted at Magna Golf Club, has delivered the largest donation in the history of Canada's women's open championship. Earlier today, a $2.2 million cheque was presented to SickKids Foundation. These funds will go towards upgrading a Cardiac Operating Suite at SickKids. The total contribution to SickKids is the result of several fundraising efforts, all under the CP Has Heart program. Through CP Birdies for Heart, CP con...
March 19, 2019
WebWire
RBCxMusic, in partnership with Golf Canada, is pleased to announce a new concert series, featuring Grammy-nominated and internationally acclaimed duo, Florida Georgia Line (FGL), and JUNO award winners and homegrown rock band, The Glorious Sons, taking place at the 2019 RBC Canadian Open. The concert series will be held on the iconic grounds of the Hamilton Golf and Country Club on June 7 and 8, 2019, and will offer an enhanced experience for golf fans, music lovers and players alike. Gl...

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