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Gallagher’s Canyon ready to put on a great show

By Brad Ziemer: Like a proud father, Peter Hopley can’t wait to show off his baby.  Hopley is the longtime general manager of Gallagher’s Canyon, which is preparing to welcome the Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada circuit to the Okanagan for the inaugural playing of the $175,000 GolfBC Championship.

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30th May, 2016Brad Ziemer, Guest Contributor

Play it forward, shoot lower scores and have more fun

By Brad Ziemer:  We keep hearing that the golf ball has never travelled farther and I guess that’s true. You only have to tune into the PGA Tour telecasts each week to see how long some of these guys are hitting it. Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson and company are routinely busting drives 350 yards or longer. Not me. Not even close.

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1st May, 2016Brad Ziemer, Guest Contributor

Masters means golf season is officially here

By Brad Ziemer: To borrow a famous quote from broadcaster Verne Lundquist: “Yes Sir!” It is officially the golf season. The calendar has turned to April, which is Masters month, and to me, and I suspect many of you, that’s what the Masters has always meant.

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1st April, 2016Brad Ziemer, Guest Contributor

The Problem with Bunkers

Bunkers can be a pain in the neck from both a maintenance and a golfing stand point - So why have them? Olympic View's Grounds Crew explains...

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23rd March, 2016Sean Wallace, Olympic View

Machtaler should feel right at home at Gallagher’s

By Brad Ziemer: Kelowna resident delighted to receive sponsor’s exemption into GolfBC Championship. The inaugural GolfBC Championship won’t be just another golf tournament for Greg Machtaler. In so many ways, this will be his major...

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1st March, 2016Brad Ziemer, Guest Contributor