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The construction of Lot 1 at Cypress Place is underway with the rafter package finishing up the first week of April. The home on Lot 1 has been designed by the Whistler-based architectural firm Brigitte Loranger Architecture & Planning Ltd., and is scheduled to complete construction in the fall of 2011. The building plans include the Geothermal offer package and the design incorporates heavy timber construction with a focus on Whistler Green sustainable technologies. There are fantastic views overlooking ...
Gallagher’s Canyon and The Quail Course at The Okanagan Golf Club will be reopening for the 2011 golf season in mid-April with brand new 007 Bent Grass greens. Committing to re-sod the courses at one time enables the implementation of consistent maintenance procedures for all the greens on the entire course. The greens will "grow in", age, and encounter similar conditions all together that should in turn guarantee consistency in playability. The grass has been growing since June 2010, and re-sodding will ...
The Lakeside Grill at Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club in Richmond is re-opening its doors on Wednesday, November 17th after an extensive renovation as the result of a fire in March, 2010. The Lakeside Grill and Greenside Banquet Room have both undergone a complete makeover including new floors, walls, lighting, bar and furniture. “We are thrilled to finally have our entire food and beverage operation back in full swing! Our doors are open and the team here at Mayfair Lakes is excited to welcome our ...
We have put the tee markers on the vast majority of our newly renovated tee boxes. Our guests are loving the new tees and raving about the condition of the rest of the course. In the past two years, no course on Maui has invested in their product the way that the Old Blue has. Besides the tee boxes, we have renovated our lakes and our on-course restrooms, we have enhanced our landscaping and really focused on our overall course conditions. Our goal is to offer the best golf experience on Maui at a ...
Kyla Inaba, team member with the Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club, facilitated a golf clinic for twelve girls, aged 8 to 14, where she taught them how to swing and putt among other best practices, through a program called “Girls With Clubs”. She also gave them advice from her own experience as a young female golfer. “Find a sport that you love and if you stick with it and practice you never know how far you will go,” said Inaba. Inaba, an aspiring professional Golf professional and captain of the UBC ...