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A Masters Tribute

There has always been an attraction for golfers towards the hallowed grounds of Augusta National, home of one of golf's oldest tournaments, THE MASTERS.

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TSN 1040 Golf Discount Card - The Perfect Birthday Gift

discountgolfcard2016front.pngLooking for the perfect golf gift that will last all year while saving money for your partner's favorite pastime could be as easy as just clicking on the link above. Happy Birthday, partner.

Kauai - Perfect In Every Way

Kauai, the oldest island in the Hawaiian chain, is not just the Garden Isle, it is, without a doubt, a golfers paradise.

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SFU Men & Women in NCAA Golf Action In California

Simon Fraser University men's golf team is in sixth place after two rounds of the Cal Baptist Men's Invitational at Eagle Glen Golf Club in Corona, Callf., while the University's women's team is fourth at the Battle at Primm, in Palm Desert, Calif., after round one Monday afternoon.

Freedom 55 Financial Open Charity Walk concludes Opening Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada event

The Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada gets underway at Vancouver's Point Grey Golf & Country Club on Thursday, May 26 and will close Sunday, May 29 with the inaugural Freedom 55 Financial Open Charity Walk, a guided tour around Point Grey at the end of the event in support of the Canucks For Kids Fund.

Brooke Henderson Is 4th, Sei Young Kim Makes History

Canadian Brooke Henderson, who last week cracked the Top 10 list of professional female golfers in the world, finished fourth today but it was Sei Young Kim who made LPGA history in the desert Sunday.

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Woody Austin Wins In Tuscon, Stephen Ames 4th

From a greenside bunker on the par-5 15th, Woody Austin holed out for eagle to hold on and win the Tucson Conquistadores Classic Sunday for his first PGA TOUR Champions title.
"The greatest bunker week of my career, no question," said the triumphant Austin.

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PGA Dumps Trump - He Dosen't Fit The Mould Anymore

From the PGA of America headquarters in Orlando, Florida comes word that the PGA will no longer hold the PGA Grand Slam of Golf for the year's major champions.

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50 Year "Best Deal In Golf" Comes To An End

A group of 250 founders once had what Robert Trent Jones described as, "the best deal in golf". However, their agreement with the Pebble Beach Company that began on March 11, 1966, came to an end on March 10, 2016.

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SFU Finishes 2nd In Livermore, Calif.

Simon Fraser University Junior Kevin Vigna fired a final round 75 to finish one shot behind Stanislaus State's individual medalist Jahaan Nargussi at the NCAA's Notre Dame De Namur Argo Invitational In Livermore, Calif., on Tuesday.

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Masters Week Courses To Play Next Month

While taking in all the action at Augusta National during Masters Week, April 11-17, you too can tee up in the heart of historic Augusta at Forest Hills Golf Club -- a subtle, challenging Donald Ross course with roots dating back to 1926.

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Inaugural 5K Run To Kickoff RBC Canadian Open

rbccanadianopen5kgolfrunlogo.pngThe Canadian Open Golf Championship will host a five kilometre run or walk open to the general public on Saturday, July 16 on the grounds of Oakville, Ontario's Glen Abbey Golf Club, host venue of the RBC Canadian Open, Canada's National Men's Open.

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SFU Leads in Notre Dame De Namur Argo Invitational

With rounds of 69 and 72 at Poppy Ridge Golf Course in Livermore, California, Junior Kevin Vigna is now tied for first and his Simon Fraser University men's team has the lead through the opening two rounds of the NCAA Notre Dame De Namur Argo Invitational.

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The TSN 1040 Radio Discount Golf Card

discountgolfcard2016front.pngBill Wilms and TSN 1040 Radio now produce the longest continually run golf discount card in Canada. For over 21 years the British Columbia Discount Golf Card has been in use, offering golfers in Vancouver, the greater Vancouver Lower Mainland and North Western Washington State the opportunity to save money on green fees through 2-for-1 discounts and other assorted discount programs.

UBC T-Birds 5th, Sacramento State Wins Invitational

Nate Ollis of the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds paced his men's golf team to a fifth place finish behind hometown winners Sacramento State in the California Intercollegiate Invitational, shooting (73-76-73) 222 and finished 15 strokes behind tournament leader Aaron Beverly (74-69-64) today.

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Time To Get Your TSN 1040 Discount Golf Card

discountgolfcard2016front.pngGood weather is just around the corner. It's time to get your TSN 1040 Golf News Discount Card. (click on the logo above)

Weeks, Kane, Seye Inducted into Canadian GHoF

Golf_Canada_logo.pngThe Canadian Golf Hall of Fame and Museum announced today that Canadian LPGA Tour legend Lorie Kane of Charlottetown, two-time Canadian Men's Amateur champion Warren Sye of London, Ont., and renowned golf journalist Bob Weeks, of Toronto, Ont., have been elected as 2016 inductees into the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame. Weeks, a respected curling journalist, will also be inducted to the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame later this year.

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Bright Year Ahead for Alena Sharp

alena_sharp.jpgThe legendary Bobby Jones is reputed to have once said, the game of golf is mainly played on a five-and-a-half-inch course: "the distance between your ears." And, apparently, few people know that better than veteran Canadian LPGA pro Alena Sharp.

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Simon Fraser University in 7th Place

It was a big day for Simon Fraser University sophomore Breanna Croxen, who scored a hole-in-one, and freshman Emily Leung, who is tied for the lead, after the opening round of the Tim Tierney Pioneer Shootout at the par 72 Hiddenbrooke Golf Course in Vallejo, Calif.

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A Birdie, An Eagle Two, A Hole-in-One

A chip-in birdie is unexpected. A hole-out eagle two is euphoric. A hole-in-one is a lifetime memory. So what happens when all three occur in succession? That's what happened two weeks ago at Sunnyside C.C. in Fresno, Calif., at the local Airways Golf Club.

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