May 28, 2015
|Our Activities, Programs and Services
Golf Avenue Partners Up with Golf Québec
Golf Québec and Golf Avenue are proud to announce their two-year partnership through which Golf Avenue will become the official used equipment supplier and supporter of the “From School to the Golf Club” fundraiser. Read more
Shaping the Future of Young Golf Professionals in Québec
For the longest time, those who wanted to pursue a golfing career on professional tours had no other choice than to enroll in an American teaching establishment. Nowadays, athletes have far more options, including the possibility of staying here and attend university in Québec. Read more
... (Photo: Carabins of Université de Montréal)
Golf in Mexico with e-Golf Québec and Merit Travel
From June 1, 2015, to September 30, 2015
, subscribe to e-Golf Québec, our electronic newsletter, and get the chance to win a fabulous golf trip
for two at the Iberostar Paraíso Maya in Mexico. An approximate value of C$4,000.
The Rules of Golf According to Édouard | Money, Golf, and Amateur Status
This week, Édouard Rivard shares some information on a few things that could constitute a breach to the rules of Amateur Status. Read more in Édouard's blog on the Rules of Golf
on Golf Martial Lapointe(in French)...
To contact our Rules of Golf Chairman, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Register Your CN Future Links Events
As the season is beginning, over 40 Québec golf clubs have registered in the CN Future Links program
; some are even active online. We are inviting all golf clubs to register their qualifying events and scores before June 22, at 5:00 pm. By doing so, your participants will also be eligible for the 2015 Junior Skills National Event.
Golf Fore the Cure Contests | Register Now!
This month’s prize draw for all those who register an event between May 26 and June 23 will be a Subaru Golf Umbrella!All sites registered by June 26 will be entered into the grand prize draw for a Fitbit Flex and Golf Canada prize pack.
Only the first 200 sites will receive a free event kit – don’t delay!
Register today and secure your event kit here
. Help us reach our 2015 goal of $500,000 dollars raised from coast to coast.
|Our Regional Associations and Volunteers
Meet Our Regional Junior Representatives | André Burgoyne
This week, meet André Burgoyne
, the Junior Representative
of the Montréal South Regional Association. The contribution of our past Golf Québec President goes quite a few years back and his passion for golf is still alive. Enjoy reading!
“From School to the Golf Club” Fundraiser
This year, Golf Québec is promoting a fundraiser called “From School to the Golf Club”. Our objective is to raise the required moneys to pursue our golf development initiatives specifically designed for children and families. Support Golf Québec. Make an online donation
Saguenay | She Swings, She Scores Visit the Sports-Études Students
A She Swings, She Scores
activity was presented in collaboration with the Sports-Études program of Commission Scolaire des Rives-du-Saguenay at Centre d'entraînement Lucien-Brunel. Altogether, 40 young sports fanatics attended the clinic, including 25 girls. Many of them said that they would love exploring golf furthermore and register in other clinics. And you? Would you like to discover golf with your team?
|Our Competitions and Athletes
Who Will Be the Next NIVO Queen?
Our Golfers at the CN Future Links Ontario Championship
At 15 years old, Québec City’s Charles-Éric Bélanger has set his sight on a national title and came close to achieve his goal over the weekend. He finished third at the 2015 CN Future Links Ontario Championship
with a final round of 67 (-4) on Sunday!
Proud member of Golf Canada's Development Squad, Étienne Papineau registered a remarkable fifth place with a final round of 66 at the 2015 CN Future Links Ontario Championship on Sunday.
Québec's Amateur Champion, Grace St-Germain finished third at the 2015 CN Future Links Ontario Championship, last Sunday. The first year Development Squad member managed to claim the victory at the 2015 CN Future Links Pacific Championship two weeks ago.
Our Juniors at the Nike Junior Golf Series Presented by the CJGA
golfers battled fierce winds and tough course conditions at the Nike Junior Golf Series
at Le Victorien
in Mirabel. Keenan McPhail, Jean-Phillipe Denicourt, Emilie Tyndall,
and Emily Romancew captured titles in their respective divisions. With their
wins, each junior earned entry into the Nike Golf Junior Championship, to be
conducted in early September.
NCAA | Savoie Leads St. Leo to the Final Four
A member of the St. Leo University Lions, in Florida, Joey Savoie can now come back home in Québec with a sense of accomplishement. As a matter of fact, he contributed to bring his alma mater to the Final Four of the NCAA Div II Championship to be held in Conover, NC. Read more on MonGolf.ca
Golf Fore the Cure Events
Events of the month:
June 13 - Le Portage
June 16 - Le Drummond
Our member-clubs are invited to register their events online. It's free! All sites registered by June 26 will be entered into the grand prize draw to win a Fitbit Flex and Golf Canada Prize Pack! For more information, contact Whitney Gorges, Golf Fore the Cure Coordinator, Golf Canada, email@example.com, 1 800 263-0009 x495 or visit the official website.