October 2015

PGA of Ontario Names Award Nominees

The names of the nominees for the 2015 annual awards of the PGA of Ontario have been released. The winners will be announced at the Golf Industry Expo being held November 3-5 at the Nottawasag…




Conners – Pendrith Tie For Third In Mexico

They are young talents and they proved once again they will be a part of the future of Canadian professional golf this past week in Mexico. Corey Conners of Listowel, Ontario and Taylor Pendrith of…


Updates For 2016 TaylorMade Golf Balls

When golfers head to retailers looking for TaylorMade Golf balls on November 6th they will find three new variations of the company’s products. The 2016 line-up includes updates to the Tour Preferred, Tour Preferred X and…


Mike Kelly Appointed As GAO Executive Director

Mike Kelly got his wish.  The interim Executive Director of the Golf Association of Ontario (GAO) was installed into the role officially on Friday.  Just a few weeks ago he told Ontario Golf News that he…


Review: Mizuno MP-5 Irons

By Scott MacLeod – When it comes to irons in golf a blade is a blade, right? Well, not always. Those who choose to play muscle-back style bladed irons tend to be a finicky bunch….


Golf Association of Ontario Honours Volunteers

The Golf Association of Ontario (GAO) celebrated their volunteers on October 5th at the Mississaugua Golf & Country club with a Volunteer Appreciate Day and their 2015 Volunteer Awards. The association recognizes that the volunteers…



Scobie & Hamilton Lead Way For Houston Cougars

Golfers from Ontario helped the University of Houston Men’s Golf Team dominate the field on day one of the NCAA OGIO Utah Invitational. Matt Scobie, a junior from Ajax, tore up the Jeremy Golf Club…