GolfBC Media and Press Room
Welcome, and Thank You for your interest in the GolfBC Group -
owners and operators of twelve golf courses throughout British
Columbia and Hawaii and the Crystal Lodge in Whistler Village. To
read about what's new at GolfBC, scroll down to "News", a listing
of our Press Releases.
GolfBC in the Media
At Olympic View, It All Starts With The Staff
Inside Golf Magazine, 2012 Vancouver Island Update by Jeff Sutherland, June 2012
Tee Time - Lies, and Tigers, and Bears!
Home & Life Magazine, Featuring Golf destinations in BC, June, 2010
The Village at Gallagher's Canyon
Okanagan Home Magazine, Featuring Gallagher's Canyon real estate, Sept/Oct, 2009
Save Money, Play Golf - The 2009 Canadian Value Golf Guide
Westjet Up! Magazine, Featuring Arbutus Ridge Golf Club, April, 2009
"Business Networking on the Golf Course
by Gail Stewart, featuring Rita Rennie, GolfBC Marketing Manager
Mayfair Lakes Golf &
Country Club will be celebrating its 20 Year Anniversary on
Thursday, September 10th with green fee specials and prizes. As
part of the celebration, Mayfair Lakes will be offering a $79 green
fee on September 10th which also includes a $50 golf shop
merchandise credit, a sleeve of golf balls, BBQ burger and practice
balls. Bookings can be made 5 days in advance by calling
604-276-0585 or online at www.golfbc.com. In addition to
the green fee special, Mayfair Lakes will reward every 20th golfer
to check in with a free round of golf, to be used anytime between
October 1, 2009 to March 31, 2010.
Bar & Grille at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club
to be chosen to host the “Official Launch
Party” for the Cowichan Wine & Culinary
Festival Sept 19-20, presented by Island Savings. The
launch party is Friday, September 18 2009 from 6-9pm and includes
appetizers prepared by Executive Chef Rick Davidson, entertainment
and wine tasting from four local wineries.
The GolfBC Group, a Canadian leader in player development in the
golf industry, announces the return of its successful
“Family Golf Day” this June at its British
Beginning August 1, renowned chef Bev Gannon will take over the
SeaWatch Restaurant at the Wailea Golf Club’s Gold & Emerald Clubhouse.
GolfBC's fourth annual “Free Lesson
Month” teed off again this May at all nine of its
British Columbia courses. From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday in
May, GBC Golf Academy's experienced, certified Canadian PGA
instructors will be on hand to provide 10-minute swing tips to all
guests. Since its launch in 2006, more than 700 golfers have taken
part in “Free Lesson Month,” which includes
complimentary practice balls and equipment.