London & Area News

London Loses Volunteer Obokata

London has lost one of its biggest supporters of Canadian Golf. Len Obokata, a Justice of the Peace for more than 40 years with the Ontario Provincial Courts, died Feb 6. He was 71. Obokata was a long-time first tee starter at the Freedom 55 Financial Championship in London, and a big supporter of Golf […]

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News Release: Rene Muylaert Wins 2019 Heart Award

Rene Muylaert Named 2019 London Ontario Golf Heart Award Winner Golf Course Designer Honoured Posthumously May 10 Feb. 5, 2019 (London, ONT) – Today, LondonOntarioGolf.com (est. 2004) announces golf course designer Rene Muylaert as winner of the 2019 London Ontario Golf Heart Award. Muylaert, a Strathroy native who died in 2005 at age 69, will […]

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Godfather Of Golf Balls Begins 49th Year

From Walt Cherwaty: Once again we would like to thank London’s golfing community for its generous support of our efforts to raise funds for numerous charitable organizations. In 2018, collectively over $ 1,500 was collected and donated to the London Regional Cancer Clinic, the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart & Stroke, London Humane Society, Salvation Army, Unity Project of […]

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