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Archway golf committee members are (from left) Dilraj Brar, Janis Mitchell, Eric Heath and Steve Carlton. (Photo: Betty Johnston)

Archway Golf Tournament in Abbotsford raises $70K

Annual event supports community programs such as advocacy for youths

 

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Fred Wellsby Junior Divot Golf Tournament sets up six course schedule

COVID cancelled the tourney in 2020 but it returns starting July 6 at Chilliwack’s Kinkora course

 

Dustin Boydell was told he would live out the rest of his life in a wheelchair after an injury left him paralyzed from the waist down, but he is now taking full golf swings and playing 18 rounds. (Submitted photo)

Paralyzed from the waist down, Chilliwack man defies the odds to walk and golf again

Born and raised in Hope, Dustin Boydell grew up loving golf, and feared he’d never play again

 

Langley’s Coral Hamade and Alberta’s Ella Gifford have signed with the UFV Cascades women’s golf program. (Submitted)

Langley’s Coral Hamade, Alberta’s Ella Gifford sign with UFV Cascades golf

First-ever Cascades Scholarship Golf Tournament set for Thursday at Chilliwack Golf Club

Langley’s Coral Hamade and Alberta’s Ella Gifford have signed with the UFV Cascades women’s golf program. (Submitted)
Adam Hadwin, of Canada, hits from the rough on the 12th hole during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament on the Ocean Course Friday, May 21, 2021, in Kiawah Island, S.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-David J. Phillip

Canadian Adam Hadwin books berth in US Open at final qualifier

Hadwin secured one of 16 berths for the June 17-20 major

Adam Hadwin, of Canada, hits from the rough on the 12th hole during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament on the Ocean Course Friday, May 21, 2021, in Kiawah Island, S.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-David J. Phillip
A group of Coquitlam golfers was interrupted on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, by a black bear who bit a player's ball and tossed it back towards the group. (Screen grab/Mark Pettie)

VIDEO: ‘Seriously annoyed’ black bear tosses ball, interrupts B.C. golfers

‘If the bears are chasing golf balls at least they are not chasing golfers,’ says Sgt. Todd Hunter, a B.C. conservation officer

A group of Coquitlam golfers was interrupted on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, by a black bear who bit a player's ball and tossed it back towards the group. (Screen grab/Mark Pettie)
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Archway Community Services golf tournament launching online auction

2021 edition of the Abbotsford charity event will see 118 golfers take to Ledgeview on June 22

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Phil Mickelson holds the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the final round at the PGA Championship golf tournament on the Ocean Course, Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Kiawah Island, S.C. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Ageless wonder: Mickelson, 50, becomes oldest golfer to win a major with PGA Championship title

Lefty makes history with two-shot victory over Brooks Koepka and Louis Oosthuizen

Phil Mickelson holds the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the final round at the PGA Championship golf tournament on the Ocean Course, Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Kiawah Island, S.C. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
The clubhouse at Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf and Country Club is nearly complete, and today (May 20) they announced a partnership with the Joseph Richard Group. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf and Country Club announces partnership with Joseph Richard Group

JRG will operate food and beverage space, also offer full-service event space in brand new facility

The clubhouse at Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf and Country Club is nearly complete, and today (May 20) they announced a partnership with the Joseph Richard Group. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
On Friday, May 14 at Meadow Gardens Golf Club in Pitt Meadows, Michael Caan joined a very elite club of golfers who have shot under 60 (Instagram)

VIDEO: B.C. golfer shoots a 59, then jumps in the water

‘Oh, my God,’ said Michael Caan

On Friday, May 14 at Meadow Gardens Golf Club in Pitt Meadows, Michael Caan joined a very elite club of golfers who have shot under 60 (Instagram)
A vehicle is towed away from the site of a crash involving golfer Tiger Woods, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Tiger Woods was driving at twice the speed limit when he crashed SUV near LA

Woods was driving 84 to 87 mph (135 to 140 kph) in an area that had a speed limit of 45 mph (72 kph)

A vehicle is towed away from the site of a crash involving golfer Tiger Woods, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)
Patrick O’Shea holds up his leprechaun golf head cover during a round of golf at Meadowlands Golf and Country Club on St. Patrick’s Day on March 17, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

PHOTOS: What luck! Leprechaun sighting at Chilliwack golf course on St. Paddy’s Day

It’s ‘expected’ he dress up like a leprechaun each year on St. Patrick’s Day, says Patrick O’Shea

Patrick O’Shea holds up his leprechaun golf head cover during a round of golf at Meadowlands Golf and Country Club on St. Patrick’s Day on March 17, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
Brad Clapp has been named the new general manager of Ledgeview Golf and Country Club. (File photo)

Chilliwack’s Brad Clapp named new GM at Ledgeview

Abbotsford golf course set to open new clubhouse in coming weeks

Brad Clapp has been named the new general manager of Ledgeview Golf and Country Club. (File photo)
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UFV Cascades launching golf tournament to benefit student-athletes

The new tourney will take place in June at the Chilliwack Golf Club, home course for UFV’s golf teams

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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, centre, poses with Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers with the Championship trophy after winning the 2019 Canadian Open golf championship in Ancaster, Ont., on Sunday, June 9, 2019. The 2021 Canadian Open is set to be cancelled because of COVID-19 border restrictions. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

RBC Canadian Open cancelled for second year in a row

The Canadian national men’s golf championship was also cancelled in 2020 because of travel restrictions

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, centre, poses with Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers with the Championship trophy after winning the 2019 Canadian Open golf championship in Ancaster, Ont., on Sunday, June 9, 2019. The 2021 Canadian Open is set to be cancelled because of COVID-19 border restrictions. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor, shown here at his namesake charity event at Ledgeview, finished tied for 29th at the Masters. (File photo)

Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor finishes tied for 29th at Masters

Ledgeview product makes the cut at Masters debut, Abbotsford’s Hadwin misses the cut

Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor, shown here at his namesake charity event at Ledgeview, finished tied for 29th at the Masters. (File photo)
Play was suspended on Friday at the Masters due to darkness, meaning Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin will have to complete his second round tomorrow. (@Masters Twitter photo)

Abbotsford golfers Taylor, Hadwin await Masters round two results

Hadwin yet to complete second round, Taylor finishes first two days at even par

Play was suspended on Friday at the Masters due to darkness, meaning Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin will have to complete his second round tomorrow. (@Masters Twitter photo)
Sutton Group West Coast Realty Abbotsford, shown here with Canucks player Jake Virtanen last month, have been announced as the title sponsor for the 2021 Archway Jake Virtanen Charity Golf Tournament. (Submitted)

New title sponsor announced for Archway Jake Virtanen Charity Golf Tournament

Sutton Group West Coast Realty Abbotsford major sponsor for planned 2021 event in June

Sutton Group West Coast Realty Abbotsford, shown here with Canucks player Jake Virtanen last month, have been announced as the title sponsor for the 2021 Archway Jake Virtanen Charity Golf Tournament. (Submitted)
Abbotsford golfers Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor take a break from a practice round to pose for a picture earlier this week in Augusta, Ga. (@ahadwingolf Twitter photo)

Abbotsford golfers hit the links at 2020 Masters

Ledgeview products Adam Hadwin, Nick Taylor compete on day one in Augusta, Ga.

Abbotsford golfers Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor take a break from a practice round to pose for a picture earlier this week in Augusta, Ga. (@ahadwingolf Twitter photo)
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UFV men’s golf team leads B.C. Rivalry Series as fall schedule ends

In lieu of cancelled Canada West play, the Cascades are facing UBC and UBC-O in an exhibition series

  • Oct 30, 2020
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