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Thanks for visiting London Ontario Golf - one of Canada's most comprehensive, entertaining golf web sites. London (pop. 385,000) boasts the unofficial title, "Golf Capital of North America." Visit the Course Listings section, and you'll see why: there are more than 100 golf courses in southwestern Ontario. It's my pleasure to be able to share with you the beautiful and challenging golf courses of London and area, and the stories about people who make golf the best game in the world. Enjoy your visit during our 9th season! - Jeffrey Reed, Editor, London Ontario Golf

Hidden Lake Hosts Southern Ontario Open

2014 Southern Ontario Open Attracts Pros From Across The Globe   The 3rd Southern Ontario Open golf tournament commences Thursday, July 24th running through Sunday, July 27th at Hidden Lake Golf Course in Burlington, Ontario. Presented by the NGA – Great Lakes Tour, the 4-day event with a cut on Sunday, features over eighty Professionals […]

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Pre-Tourney Notes, RBC Canadian Open At Royal Montreal

2014 RBC Canadian Open pre-tournament notes Dates: July 21-27, 2014 Where: Montreal, Quebec, Canada Course: Royal Montreal Golf Club 35-35—par 70/7,153 yards Field size: 156 2013 champion: Brandt Snedeker Purse: $5,700,000 ($1,008,000/winner) FedExCup: 500 points to the winner Format: 72-hole stroke play Twitter: @RBCCanadianOpen / #RBCCO   The RBC Canadian Open marks the 37th of […]

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Wes Homan Wins Staal Foundation Open

WES HOMAN WINS STAAL FOUNDATION OPEN PRESENTED BY TBAYTEL FOR FIRST PGA TOUR CANADA WIN Photo: Walt Flasza/PGA TOUR (July 20, 2014 – Thunder Bay, ON) – With a crucial up-and-down for birdie at the 72nd hole, Cincinatti, Ohio’s Wes Homan claimed the inaugural Staal Foundation Open presented by Tbaytel, his first PGA TOUR Canada […]

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Apparel Review: Sunice Outerwear

Apparel Review: Sunice Outerwear by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, LondonOntarioGolf.com In Southwestern Ontario, a hot, hazy, humid afternoon can turn into a typhoon-like affair in a matter of minutes. That’s when outwear – even during sauna-like conditions – comes in handy. When Mother Nature threatens to dampen an otherwise great day on the course, I throw […]

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Golf Industry Facing Participation Challenges

            Golf: Going, Going, Gone? by Ashley Denuzzo Special to LondonOntarioGolf.com Memberships aren’t the only thing declining in the golf universe. Golf, frequently criticized for its high price, is now seeing alarming rates within the number of participants — or lack thereof. According to the National Golf Foundation, about 400,000 […]

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Review: Mike Weir Winery Retail & Hospitality Centre

Review: Mike Weir Winery Retail & Hospitality Centre, Mike Weir Gallery by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, LondonOntarioGolf.com Perhaps the greatest joy I’ve felt, watching Mike Weir’s career blossom, stems from his strong belief in family values. In fact, when Weir proudly hosted the June 21 grand opening of his new Mike Weir Winery Retail & Hospitality […]

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“Londoner Jeffrey Reed is one of Canada’s leading golf journalists.” — The Londoner