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An online election for the PGA of BC Assistants'
Representative on the association's board of directors is
VANCOUVER GOLF & under way. Two candidates have expressed interest in
TRAVEL SHOW: TWO- serving a two-year term on the board until spring of 2011.
FOR-ONE OFFER HERE
Please select one name from the following list of
IN MEMORIAM - candidates and email your vote to Executive Director
GORDIE WEBER Brian Butters at email@example.com. Voter confidentiality
will be strictly maintained.
The deadline for voting is Friday, February 13, 2009.
Please note that only Assistant Professionals (Associate,
Teaching and Apprentice Professional categories) are
eligible to vote. One vote per member.
JUST AROUND THE The Candidates (in alphabetical order):
The time has come. Associate Professional
Register now for the 2009 Arbutus Ridge Golf Club
PGA of BC Spring
Education Seminar, Edd Boudreau has worked at the Arbutus Ridge Golf Club
February 23 & 24, 2009, since 1998, and is currently Director of Instruction. Edd
at University Golf Club, became a member of the PGA of BC in the fall of 2000.
5185 University Blvd., Along with his teaching responsibilities and focus on junior
Vancouver. golf coaching, he has been involved in running the
Vancouver Island Professional Tour for the last five years.
The number of An accomplished player, Edd is a past champion of the
professionals registered to
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PGA of BC Championship (2006) and the Canadian
date is on the light side, so
Assistants Championship (2003) and has represented the
do your part to make this
zone at the Canadian Assistants in 2003, 2004, & 2007.
seminar a successful event.
He held the PGA of BC Playing Ability Test record of 10
under par until it was bested in 2008. Edd was elected
Some great instruction and Assistants' Representative in 2008 and has served on the
advice is available for PGA of BC board for one year.
professionals of all levels
and ages. Check out the
details below and fill out
your entry form today.
Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club
For ELITE Apprentices, 12
Trevor has been a member of the CPGA since 1998. In the
seminar hours will count
spring of 2000, he graduated from the Professional Golf
toward the total needed for
Management program at Grant MacEwan College in
your Class A requirements.
Edmonton and also became an Associate Professional at
that time. Trevor is now entering his 4th year at
Here's the lineup: Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club and also his 4th year
as a member of the PGA of BC. Trevor has a total of 16
Henry Brunton, CPGA years completed in the golf industry with his previous
Master Professional, years being a member of the PGA of Alberta. He spent
Canadian men's team three years in Edmonton and five years in Calgary before
coach and a Top 100 moving to Shaughnessy. In 2004 and 2005, Trevor served
Teacher in America on the PGA of Alberta Assistants' Board of Directors.
Trevor also spends some time as an Assistant Golf Coach
Dave Phillips, cofounder for the UBC men's and women's teams who play out of
of the Titleist Performance Shaughnessy.
Institute and a Top 100
Teacher in America NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING,
PGA of BC
Carr Hagerman, The Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Professional
presenter of Seattle's Pike Golfers' Association of British Columbia will be held on
Place Fish Market FISH! Monday, February 23, 2009, at 4:30 p.m. at the
Philosophy University Golf Club, 5185 University Boulevard,
Vancouver, B.C., for the following purposes:
Chris Obst,on how to 1. To receive the financial statements of the Association
create balance in your life for the period ended November 30, 2008, and the
that will bring out the best auditor's report thereon;
in you 2. To receive the reports of the directors;
3. To appoint auditors for the ensuing year, and to
Details of presentations: authorize the directors to fix their remuneration;
4. To elect the directors of the Association to hold office
Henry Brunton until the conclusion of the next Annual General Meeting;
The keynote seminar on 5. To approve all acts, deeds and proceedings of the
Day 1 (February 23) will directors since the last Annual General Meeting;
feature CPGA Master 6. To transact such other business as may properly come
Professional Henry before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.
Brunton, coach of the
Canadian national men's IMPORTANT REMINDERS
golf team, and the only
Canadian in the Top 100 Dress code: PGA of BC "Business Informal" dress
Teachers in America as code is in effect for the Annual General Meeting.
recognized by GOLF (This means minimum of sport jacket, slacks and
magazine. dress shirt for men; jacket and slacks or dress for
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Brunton's presentation is women.)
entitled: "Taking Your
Game and Your Top Juniors Copy of financials: Should any PGA of BC Member
to the Next Level". In this require a copy of the Association's Audited Financial
presentation, Brunton will Statements in advance of the Annual General
provide professionals with Meeting, please contact the PGA of BC office and a
possibilities for improving copy of the statements will be forwarded.
their own games by
Other nominations: Any Class "A" Professional in
and sharing tools,
good standing may be nominated in writing for the
strategies, and resources
office of Director provided that the nomination is
used by High Performance
signed by five Class "A" Professionals and the
nominee, and provided the nomination is received by
the PGA of BC office at least five clear days before
As well, Brunton will the Annual General Meeting, or by February 17,
present research 2009.
information on the
development of expertise
The following are candidates for election as
for aspiring competitive
Directors of the PGA of BC, as nominated by the
junior golfers, effective
Nominating Committee. Election will take place at
coaching and skill
the Association's Annual General Meeting, at 4:30
acquisition strategies, and
p.m. Feb. 23rd at University Golf Club, 5185
the relative probability of
University Boulevard, Vancouver, B.C.
making it to the PGA Tour.
DIRECTORS: Two-year terms, four vacancies
Henry Brunton is one of
the most recognizable
names in Canadian golf DON BRETT-DAVIES
and is one of the world's Don joined the CPGA in 1989 while doing backshop duties
leading golf coaches and at Shaughnessy G&CC during Jack McLaughlin's tenure as
educators. He is the Royal Head Professional. He went on to work at Mikasa Golf
Canadian Golf Association's Centre in Richmond and McCleery GC in Vancouver before
National Men's Golf Coach, returning to Shaughnessy as an assistant in 1992. He
the creator of the Canadian passed his Class A exam in 1993 and remained at
PGA's Teaching and Shaughnessy until being appointed Head Professional at
Coaching Certification Sechelt G&CC in 1995. Northern B.C. beckoned and Don
program, a CPGA Master moved to Hirsch Creek GC in Kitimat in 1996 as Head
Professional and the only Professional. After eight years there, Don was hired as
Canadian recognized as a Director of Operations and General Manager of Rivershore
GOLF Magazine's Top 100 Golf Links in Kamloops in 2004. He attained Executive
Teacher and US Kids Golf Professional status later that year. Don was elected to the
Top 50 Kids Teacher. PGA of BC board in the spring of 2007 and has served as
Junior Development chairman and most recently as
A resident of Stouffville,
Ontario, Brunton has been
a member of the Canadian KYLE GERMAN
PGA since 1984. In 2008, After playing college golf in California Kyle joined the
the Canadian PGA honored CPGA in 1994. After a few years in the Association Kyle
him with its highest headed up the Lower Mainland Assistants' Committee and
standing - Master served on the Board of Directors as the Assistants'
Professional. He was also Representative for two years. During his time as head of
named as the fourth Most the Lower Mainland Assistants' Committee, Kyle put into
Influential Person in place programs that generated over $37,000 in revenue
Canadian Golf in rankings for the tournament schedule as well as starting a fund that
by Canada's National Post. paid out $10,000 in scholarships for graduating High
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Brunton has a passion for School golfers. During that time Kyle was nominated for
developing elite junior and both Assistant Professional of the Year and Player of the
amateur golfers. He has Year. Kyle has experienced roles in public and private
been Canada's National facilities as well as being a full-time instructor for five
Coach since the Royal years. He is going into his fifth season at the Point Roberts
Canadian Golf Association G&CC where he started as Head Professional in 2005 and
established its Player currently is the General Manager. In November 2008, Kyle
Development Program in won the Canadian PGA Club Professional Championship at
1999. Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Teams led by Brunton won PATRICIA JONAS
the 2001 Four Nations Cup Patty joined the CPGA in 1987 after one year of
Championship and the professional golf on the European Tour and an
2003 Americas Cup and accomplished amateur playing career including five years
have competed for Canada on the Canadian national golf team. She started as an
around the globe. Brunton apprentice at Chilliwack Golf Club and moved on to
coached the Canadian Vancouver Golf Club where she gained her Class A status
National Men's Team to a in 1991. After six years at Vancouver GC, she worked at
Silver Medal finish at the Swan-e-Set Bay G&CC and then Burnaby Mountain GC.
2006 World Amateur While at Burnaby Mountain, Patty became a Class A
Championship in South Member of the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional
Africa. Division. With full-time teaching as a goal, Patty worked at
Eaglequest Coquitlam where she eventually became Head
Brunton has authored the Professional. Now at Morgan Creek Golf Club, she is a
RCGA Achievement Guide, Teaching Professional and organizes programs for juniors
a comprehensive manual as well as a Wednesday evening ladies league. Patty was
for high performance elected to the PGA of BC board in the spring of 2008 and
players and coaches. As served as Membership & Bylaws Chairman.
well, in 1999, he was hired
by the Canadian PGA to SCOTT KOLB
design and develop a Scott began his CPGA career at Victoria Golf Club in 1992
national teacher and coach while working for Mike Parker. In 1998, he moved to the
education program. The Okanagan to work with Peter Hopley at Gallagher's
result was the highly Canyon. By 2003 he advanced through the GolfBC ranks
acclaimed Teaching and to become the Manager of Operations at Arbutus Ridge. In
Coaching Certification 2006, Scott ventured east to the Raven at Lora Bay before
Program (TCCP). The TCCP returning to Victoria Golf Club as General Manager.
is a mandatory training Throughout his 16 years as a professional and 21-plus
program for all CPGA years in the industry, Scott has been committed to
Professionals. teaching the game of golf. He has created three separate
Golf Academies and worked five years at Camosun
In 2009, Brunton's first College. Scott was elected to the PGA of BC board in the
book, The New Competitive spring of 2008 and served as Events & Communication
Golfer, will be published in Chairman.
the United States and
Canada. This book will be NATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE: Two-year term, one
the ultimate guide for vacancy
competitive golfers serious
about reaching their full TROY PEVERLEY
potential in the game. Joined the CPGA in 1991 as an Apprentice Professional at
Hazelmere Golf & Tennis Club. He secured his Class A
Brunton has received status in 1995 and was immediately elevated to the Head
considerable professional Professional's position at Hazelmere in 1996. Duties have
training from many of the expanded in recent years with ownership's acquisition of
foremost golf educators in
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Belmont Golf Club and Swan-e-Set Bay Resort & CC and
the world. A graduate of
extensive renovations and improvements to the Hazelmere
the University of Ottawa's
layout. Troy is now Regional General Manager of the West
Coast Golf Group and Head Professional at Swan-e-Set.
Program, he has studied
Troy was first elected to the BC PGA board in 2003 and
and participated in select
has chaired the Employment & Member Development
programs in Scotland,
portfolio before taking over chairmanship of Finance &
Spain, Sweden, the United
Administration and Vice-President in 2006. Troy became
States and Canada. He is
President of the Association in the spring of 2008.
also an accomplished
speaker and consultant. VANCOUVER GOLF & TRAVEL SHOW: TWO-
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In 2008, Brunton was the
keynote speaker at the
PGA of America Teaching Members are
and Coaching Summit. In encouraged to
addition, he has presented attend the
at golf conferences Vancouver Golf
throughout Canada as well & Travel Show
as in Germany, Puerto this weekend at
Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, BC Place
and in the United States Stadium. Come
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and at the prestigious check out the
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Technology" Conference at
MIT in Cambridge, While you're there, stop by the PGA of BC booth and see
Massachusetts. our Learning Centre and the Clubs For Kids booth.
In 2005, Brunton was Show hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.
recognized as the first - to 5 p.m. Sunday. Kids 11 and under are free.
and only - Canadian by
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Brunton was recognized by IN MEMORIAM - GORDIE WEBER
US Kids Golf as a "Top 50
The world of golf and our association lost a big friend with
Kids Teacher" - the first
the passing last week of Gordie Weber at age 84.
and only Canadian to be so
recognized to date.
"Gordie", as he was known to a legion of friends, did a
tremendous amount for professional golf in B.C. along with
In addition to his work with
other sports. As a sales representative for Labatt's
the Canadian Men's and
Breweries for 38 years, he built a network of
Junior Boys National
acquaintances and colleagues that made him the most
Teams, Brunton also leads
connected guy in town.
"Strive for Excellence," a
comprehensive year- round
coaching and training Named an Honorary Director of the PGA of BC, Gordie
program for aspiring high- Weber was involved in a myriad of organizations. He was
level junior and collegiate instrumental in fundraising for what became B.C.
golfers at his home base at Children's Hospital. He was active in curling circles, helped
Eagles Nest G.C. near found the Variety Club, helped out with the Boys and Girls
Toronto. Club, Little League baseball, the Commercial Travelers,
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----------- Rotary Club, and the BC Sports Hall of Fame. He also
played a key role in breathing life into the B.C. Open golf
On the afternoon of Day 1 tournament, to which the PGA of BC still holds rights.
of the Spring Education
Seminar, attendees will see He is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Garrie, and
a special presentation on family. A memorial service was held at West Vancouver
one of the most advanced Baptist Church on Tuesday, Feb. 10.
golf performance facilities
in existence. SPONSOR SOUGHT FOR CLUB PRO SERIES
Efforts are under way to find a new sponsor for the PGA of
Dave Phillips is a BC Club Professional Series.
cofounder of the renowned
Unfortunately, the title sponsor of the series for its first
Institute, and another of
three years, American Express, is stepping back financially
the Top 100 Teachers in
this year and cannot commit to fund the series.
America named by GOLF
The PGA of BC, through Sales & Marketing Coordinator
Grant Gray, is seeking a new sponsor. It is hoped that the
He and Dr. Greg Rose have
series -- six one-day events involving networking,
developed the ultimate golf
education and a competitive round of golf for Head
performance facility that
Professionals, Head Teaching Professionals and Executive
combines the most
Professionals -- can still take place in 2009.
tools with a comprehensive Stay tuned for further developments.
physical evaluation of the CONGRATULATIONS TO ROB ANDERSON -
body. By combining
Titleist's equipment fitting
2008 CANADIAN PGA TEACHER OF THE
expertise with physical and YEAR
three dimensional findings,
they can help any level of
golfer achieve their golf
Utilizing his understanding
of the body and
biomechanics, Dave has
developed a very
approach and continues to
work with players of all
levels including player of The Canadian PGA has announced the 2008 winners of its
the year for 2008, Padraig prestigious National awards for exceptional and dedicated
Harrington. service as Canadian golf professionals.
Dave has been featured on Each year, a National Selection committee evaluates
the Golf Channel where he nominations from more than 3,500 Canadian PGA
has done 52 episodes of Members coast-to-coast and recognizes winners in each of
The Golf Fitness Academy the four categories. The winners will receive their award at
show and has been in the 2009 Club Professional Championship in November.
including, Golf Magazine, Congratulations to Rob Anderson, Head Professional
Golf Digest, Golf World, at Shadow Mountain Golf Course in Cranbrook, BC,
Sports Illustrated and who is the 2008 recipient of the Canadian PGA
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many more. Teacher of the Year award.
As a cofounder of the Following four seasons on the Canadian Tour (1994- 1997)
Titleist Performance and time on The Harvest Golf Club's (Kelowna, BC)
Institute he has been grounds crew, Rob moved into the Harvest's Golf Shop. At
instrumental in the that time, the Teaching Program was modest at best, with
development of the largest the bulk of teaching being directed towards members and
golf health and fitness the Roots International group of young Japanese golfers.
website in the industry
www.mytpi.com. Over subsequent seasons, the programs offered to the
general public expanded significantly with either Rob's
-------------- direct involvement or support. Programs included the
creation of The Harvest Golf Academy, Gail Graham's
On Day 2 (February 24), Women's' Only Golf Schools, The Harvest Junior/Junior
get ready for some and the creation of Rob Anderson's Golf Academy @ The
personal advice that will Harvest Golf Club in 2008.
help make you a better
person as well as a better Last year, Rob coached eight junior/college level players
golf professional. Two from BC's interior and conducted several Future
presentations are featured. Links/BCGA junior clinics. He was also a Regional Coach
for the RCGA's Player Development Program and attended
Chris Obst has a passion an RCGA National Training Camp following the RCGA's
for personal and National Women's Amateur in Squamish (2005).
professional growth. And
he has an excellent Despite the responsibilities of being a Head Professional
presentation ready for and a parent, Rob has inspired his fellow professionals in
attendees at this year's his zone through his participation in local, zone and
seminar. national events, by teaching fellow professionals and
mentoring up-and- coming players, both amateur and
Entitled "Managing Energy professional alike.
vs. Time for High
Performance", the Other 2008 award winners are:
presentation will deal with
how ambitious goals, a Club Professional of the Year - Bill Wogden, Barrie
challenging economy, Country Club, Ontario
pressure, and rising Merchandiser of the Year - Tim Moore, Thornhill Golf and
demands create the ideal Country Club, Ontario
fuel for diminished
performance over time. Jack McLaughlin Junior Leader of the Year Award - Mike
This combination often Kelly, Golf Association of Ontario
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In this entertaining and
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TCCP 3 & 4 must be completed before April
How well you currently
manage your energy in 30, 2009
four key areas Canadian PGA national board policy requires the
How a professional mandatory completion of TCCP 3 & 4 for all Apprentices
athlete's mindset can who have taken TCCP 1 & 2.
benefit you as a leader
Why stress is not the Therefore, any Apprentice presently in the national
enemy in our lives - and database, who completed TCCP workshops 1 & 2 (deemed
what the real enemy is as being in the "old" CPGA education series) and has not
How peak performers use completed TCCP Workshops 3 & 4 will have until April
rituals vs. discipline to 30th, 2009, to fulfil this requirement.
Three strategies to begin Failure to complete this mandatory requirement will
managing physical energy result in termination of membership.
immediately Please note: If you are a new Apprentice, having passed
the PAT and participated in a TCCP Instructor Beginner
As the Principal of Core workshop after September 2007, you are considered to be
Dynamics Group, CEOs and in the "new" CPGA TCCP education series. Therefore, the
executive managers have TCCP 3 & 4 mandatory requirement does not apply to you.
cast Chris in the roles of
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DON'T JEOPARDIZE YOUR CPGA MEMBERSHIP BY
MISSING THESE SESSIONS. REGISTER ONLINE AT THE
Chris has had key career CPGA WEBSITE TODAY!
successes in sales and
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out to members who have submitted their PGA of BC
Companies. Chris holds a
Members' Contract and Employment Verification
Diploma in Marketing and Forms.
Sales Management from
the University of British
If you have not received your card, please contact Stacy
Columbia, and has broad
at the office to confirm whether we have received the two
training in sales,
required forms. Or download the two forms above from
management and human
the website and fax in to the office at (604) 303-6765 or
behaviour. He is also
email a scanned version to firstname.lastname@example.org
certified to administer a
variety of psychometric
tests and competency- Any address, phone number or email changes MUST
based assessment and be reported to the office by email to
development tools for email@example.com or call the office at (604) 303-
teams and individuals. 6766.
Chris is a big believer in The Employment Verification Form and Member's Contract
work/life balance. He can be downloaded by clicking on the link in green below,
teaches it and he lives it. or by going to the website at www.pgabc.org , click on
Chris enjoys an active the Members Only icon, click on Forms, and then click on
lifestyle with his wife and "2009 Employment Verification Form" or "PGA of BC
two school aged children, Member's Contract".
on the North Shore of
Vancouver, BC. He is a If you're planning a trip to somewhere warm and sunny
very involved parent and and need your card in a hurry, contact the office.
coaches soccer and hockey
in his community. He is Thank you to all members for your cooperation.
also the Vice President of
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federally registered charity Contract and the 2009 Employment Verification
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And to wrap things up on home page.
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The Canadian Professional Golfers' Association (Canadian
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Plan which will chart the course for the Canadian PGA.
The many and varied initiatives that the National body and
Zones have undertaken has highlighted the need to work
effectively and diligently together. The clarity of focus
articulated in this plan is the result of dialogue and
feedback formulated across the country over the past 18
The golf environment continues to become increasingly
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