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Long Drive Champ Granted an Exemption

Former Long Drive World Champion Jamie Sadlowski has been granted an exemption to play in this year’s GolfBC Championship.

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Calling all Long Ball Hitters

The GolfBC Championship is inviting anyone who can hit a golf ball a long way to enter the first GolfBC Championship Long Drive Challenge during tournament week at 3:30pm on Wednesday June 14th at Gallagher’s Canyon.

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An Eventful Week at the GolfBC Championship

The four-day Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada professional golf tournament has turned into a week-long celebration of golf. June 12th-18th are the dates for the second annual GolfBC Championship taking place at Gallagher’s Canyon in Kelowna. Organizers released the Schedule of Events that includes a number of special events throughout the community leading up to the actual tournament that features 156 rising stars from around the world, running June 15th-18th.

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GolfBC Championship is calling for Volunteers and Caddies!

The GolfBC Championship, a Mackenzie Tour PGA TOUR Canada event, is making a call to golf enthusiasts throughout the Okanagan Valley to actively participate in the presentation of the GolfBC Championship coming to Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club June 12th -18th.

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CedarCreek Estate Winery Official Wine Supplier of GolfBC Championship

The GolfBC Championship is proud to announce that CedarCreek Estate Winery has come on board as the Official Wine Supplier of the GolfBC Championship, one of the top tournaments on the Mackenzie Tour PGA TOUR Canada, coming to Gallagher’s Canyon in Kelowna from June 12th -18th.

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Tickets now on sale for the 2017 GolfBC Championship

Kelowna, B.C. – Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 GolfBC Championship, taking place June 15th-18th at Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club in Kelowna, BC!

A 4-Day Championship Pass will get you in to the GolfBC Championship for all 4 tournament days. Your Championship Pass will also give you access to the Opening Ceremonies and the “Longest Drive Celebrity Challenge” featuring NHL Players, Mackenzie Tour pros and amateur long ball hitters!

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Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada announces 2017 schedule

12 events to run coast-to-coast from May to September

(March 7, 2017 – Oakville, Ont. and Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) – The Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada schedule was announced Tuesday, featuring 12 events from May to September in 2017 as players look to make the next step on the path to the PGA TOUR.

The season will once again begin in May with the Freedom 55 Financial Open (May 29-June 4) at Point Grey Golf and Country Club in Vancouver, B.C., with purses of $175,000 (CA$) for the first 11 events and a $200,000 purse for the season-ending Freedom 55 Financial Championship (Sept. 11-17) at Highland Country Club in London, Ont.

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Inaugural GolfBC Championship announces $150,000 raised for charity during tournament week

Kelowna, B.C. – The GolfBC Group is pleased to announce that a total of $150,000 was raised for charity at the inaugural GolfBC Championship at Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club during event week of June 6-12, 2016.

With the help of generous donors, the Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada event raised $75,000 which was matched by the Chan Family Foundation, GolfBC’s charitable arm, for a total of $150,000 and awarded to the tournament’s designated charity, the BC Cancer Foundation.

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