17th August, 2012
New coffee-table book Spectacular Golf Western Canada profiles nearly 80 of the most scenic and challenging golf holes in British Columbia and Alberta.
“You will no doubt find this beautiful book an inspiration as it captures all that is wonderful about our game.” —Richard Zokol, Canadian Golf Hall of Famer.
In celebration of the sport of golf and to encourage players new and experienced to enjoy the game in one of the world’s top golf destinations, GolfBC Group's Nicklaus North Golf Course, Gallagher's Canyon Golf & Country Club and Furry Creek Golf & Country Club have partnered with dozens of other leading courses to create Spectacular Golf Western Canada. The timeless, upscale coffee-table book profiles nearly 80 signature golf holes and is packaged with a complimentary $50 green fee gift card redeemable at courses throughout the region.
The books are available for purchase in the Golf Shops at Nicklaus North, Gallagher's Canyon and Furry Creek.
Published by Dallas-based Panache Partners with curatorial support from British Columbia Golf and Alberta Golf Association, the 204-page book Spectacular Golf Western Canada (Panache Partners, 2012) is the third edition of a popular hardcover book series that is being expanded across North America. With a foreword by BC local Richard Zokol, the book features panoramic photographs and well-researched signature hole profiles that eloquently convey the majesty and excitement of golfing throughout the scenic provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. Nearly 80 thrilling holes, including Nicklaus North's Holes #12, #17 and #18, Furry Creek's Hole #14 as well as the 6th Hole at Gallagher's Canyon are profiled in an approachable tone that suits beginners, engages seasoned golfers, and delights even those who have not yet picked up a club.
Complementary to the printed edition of Spectacular Golf Western Canada, the book is available digitally from the iTunes Store. Download the free Panache Books app, which comes with a Panache travel book entitled Experience British Columbia.
A Panache Partners publication, Spectacular Golf Western Canada is available through a variety of pro shops, Barnes & Noble, Amazon.com, and other chain and independent booksellers. It is distributed wholesale by IPG. Panache Partners specializes in books showcasing luxury lifestyle subjects, including design, architecture, golf, wine, art, event planning, and travel. For more information, visit Panache.com.