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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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Mixed results for UFV Cascades golfers as B.C. Rivalry Series rolls on

One dominant day and one down day for UFV versus UBC and UBC-Okanagan rivals

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UFV Cascades golfers finding form as B.C. Rivalry Series continues

UFV Cascades golfers finding form as B.C. Rivalry Series continues

The locals looked good in tourneys three and four, which were played last week against UBC and UBC-O

  • Oct 19, 2020
UFV Cascades golfers finding form as B.C. Rivalry Series continues
The Abbotsford Community Foundation recently held its annual Smart and Caring Golf Classic, raising $70,000 for local charities. (Submitted photo)

2020 Smart and Caring Golf Classic raises $70,000 for Abbotsford charities

Recent golf tourney is Abbotsford Community Foundation’s most successful in its history

The Abbotsford Community Foundation recently held its annual Smart and Caring Golf Classic, raising $70,000 for local charities. (Submitted photo)
UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series

UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series

With Canada West competition shut down, UFV and two other schools have launched an alternative

  • Oct 5, 2020
UFV golfers tee off in B.C. Rivalry Series
Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals

Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals

Chilliwack General Hospital will benefit from a tourney at held at the Sandpiper Golf Resort

Fundraiser golf tournament raises $74,000 for Fraser Valley hospitals
The 2020 Canada West Golf Championships have been cancelled due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.

Canada West Golf Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 travel restrictions

UBC, UBC-O, UFV and UVic athletes will not hit the links this year, Kelowna was set to host

The 2020 Canada West Golf Championships have been cancelled due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.
Janis Mitchell (Archway Community Services – Philanthropy), Mattaeo Berlinguette , Luke Bogdan (Ledgeview Golf – Pro), Lennie Cameron, Steve Carlton (President 2016 BC Summer Games) pose during the junior sessions. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Ledgeview Golf and Country Club partners with Archway

Abbotsford 2016 BC Summer Games Legacy Fund helps support local junior golfers

Janis Mitchell (Archway Community Services – Philanthropy), Mattaeo Berlinguette , Luke Bogdan (Ledgeview Golf – Pro), Lennie Cameron, Steve Carlton (President 2016 BC Summer Games) pose during the junior sessions. (Submitted)
Abbotsford’s Lucy Park (left), Alex Brunner (middle) and Abbotsford’s Avery Biggar have signed with the UFV Cascades women’s golf program. (UFV Cascades photo)

Pair of Abbotsford golfers sign with UFV Cascades women’s golf program

Yale’s Lucy Park, Robert Bateman’s Avery Biggar joining UFV women’s golf program

Abbotsford’s Lucy Park (left), Alex Brunner (middle) and Abbotsford’s Avery Biggar have signed with the UFV Cascades women’s golf program. (UFV Cascades photo)
Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

After being mentored for several years by Bertram, Pauls is ready to keep the program rolling

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team
Abbotsford golfers shoot aces on same hole in same group

Abbotsford golfers shoot aces on same hole in same group

Local golfers Blake Olson and Randy Morford shoot hole-in-ones at Ledgeview on same hole

Abbotsford golfers shoot aces on same hole in same group
Cascades golf players will return to action later this year. (UFV Cascades photo)

UFV Cascades golfers returning to the links

Canada West announces plans for 2020 championships will proceed

Cascades golf players will return to action later this year. (UFV Cascades photo)
The 562 yard, par 5, 15th hole at Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, N.S. on June 1, 2016. If it seems like it’s been harder to get a tee time this summer, it’s not just your imagination.Golf Canada reports that there were 17 per cent more scores registered with the national sport body this June compared to the same month last year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Canadians playing more golf in 2020 – once COVID-19 restrictions lifted

The upward trend comes even as Golf Canada had to cancel all of its amateur and professional championships

The 562 yard, par 5, 15th hole at Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, N.S. on June 1, 2016. If it seems like it’s been harder to get a tee time this summer, it’s not just your imagination.Golf Canada reports that there were 17 per cent more scores registered with the national sport body this June compared to the same month last year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park is one of seven UNESCO-designated parks in the Kootenay region. Kari Medig photo.

Exploring Mountain Peaks and Towns in Southeastern BC

Plan your visit to BC’s mountain towns

  • Jun 29, 2020
Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park is one of seven UNESCO-designated parks in the Kootenay region. Kari Medig photo.
Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor tees off at Friday’s fifth annual Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am golf tournament at Ledgeview. (Darren McDonald/UFV Athletics)

Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am in Abbotsford raises over $100,000

Mission native Kevin Stinson wins event for second time, Taylor ties for third

Abbotsford’s Nick Taylor tees off at Friday’s fifth annual Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am golf tournament at Ledgeview. (Darren McDonald/UFV Athletics)
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The fourth annual Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am has been moved to June 26 at Ledgeview Golf and Country Club. (UFV Athletics photo)

Nick Taylor Charity golf event set for June 26 in Abbotsford

Fourth annual event moved from September to June due to COVID-19 impacts

The fourth annual Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am has been moved to June 26 at Ledgeview Golf and Country Club. (UFV Athletics photo)