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Record Setting Vijay Singh and Always Popular John Daly To Tee It Up At Nicklaus North Golf Course. Canada’s summer golf classic, the TELUS Skins Game, will be returning to Whistler, British Columbia this year and will be bringing two of the biggest names in the game to beautiful Nicklaus North Golf Course. The world’s number one ranked player, Vijay Singh; the always-popular John Daly, and two other players to be confirmed in the coming months, will tee it up July 4 and 5 for $360,000 in prize money. ...
WAILEA, Maui – Craig Stadler will make his debut and Tom Watson will defend his title in the 18th edition of the Wendy’s Champions Skins Game. Golf legends Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer will also play in the $600,000 event which will be played on Wailea Resort’s championship Gold Course on Saturday, Feb. 5, it was announced today. ABC-TV will televise the Wendy’s Champions SKINS GAME on Saturday, Feb. 5 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., ET, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT, and Sunday, Feb. 6 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 ...
TELUS extends title sponsorship of Canadian summer golf classic as event returns to B.C. for third time After a hugely successful TELUS Skins Game in Montreal this past summer, it was announced today that the event will return to Whistler, British Columbia's ‘Nicklaus North' in 2005. The spectacular golf course was the site of the 1997 event, which featured Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Fred Couples and Nick Faldo, making this the first “return visit” to a golf course in the event's 13-year history and the ...
Wailea, Maui – Lovell earned his certification after an extensive examination of tennis operations management skills, tennis-teaching and playing skills, stroke analysis, and demonstrations of group and private lessons. The certification process included a two-hour written exam. “It is important that the student knows his or her teaching professional has the proper teaching credentials,” said USPTA CEO Tim Heckler. “Attaining USPTA certification is an excellent way for professionals to demonstrate their ...
Hawaii – GolfBC’s newest member, Wailea Golf Club on Maui, has once again been named to Golf Magazine’s elite list of 25 Gold Medal Resorts for 2004-2005. Based upon an extensive survey of the magazine’s readers, the biennial award hailed Wailea Resort as the “perfect balance between doing everything and doing nothing,” whose three courses at the Wailea Golf Club are within close proximity to the resort’s outstanding luxury accommodations. Survey-takers’ comments include: “The most beautiful courses on ...