GolfBC Media and Press Room
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owners and operators of twelve golf courses throughout British
Columbia and Hawaii and the Crystal Lodge in Whistler Village. To
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of our Press Releases.
The GolfBC Group, a Canadian leader in player development in the
golf industry, announces the return of its successful
“Family Golf Day” this June at its British
Beginning August 1, renowned chef Bev Gannon will take over the
SeaWatch Restaurant at the Wailea Golf Club’s Gold & Emerald Clubhouse.
GolfBC's fourth annual “Free Lesson
Month” teed off again this May at all nine of its
British Columbia courses. From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday in
May, GBC Golf Academy's experienced, certified Canadian PGA
instructors will be on hand to provide 10-minute swing tips to all
guests. Since its launch in 2006, more than 700 golfers have taken
part in “Free Lesson Month,” which includes
complimentary practice balls and equipment.
Arbutus Ridge Golf
Club in Southern Vancouver Island is known for its lush
landscapes and ideal climate, so it seems fitting that Arbutus
Ridge employees are passionate about the environment.
Soaring fuel costs may be affecting tourism around the province,
however, a pro-active golf consortium on Vancouver Island says you
don’t have to stay home this summer! Golf Vancouver
Island is the first and only golf consortium in the province to
offer a gas subsidy to their golfing customers.