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Wailea, Hawaii – Wailea Golf Club and David Leadbetter Golf Academy have signed an agreement to open a school at Wailea, tentatively scheduled for spring 2006. “We’re thrilled to be the site of the first David Leadbetter Golf Academy in Hawaii,” said Anne Takabuki, president and chief operating officer of Wailea Golf LLC. “This association with Mr. Leadbetter is a superb fit for a premium golf destination such as Wailea.” Recognized as one of the leading golf instructors in the world, David Leadbetter is ...
WAILEA, Maui – It is a golf fan’s dream, the opportunity to see what kind of magic Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson can create when paired together on a golf course. Or the chance to see what would happen when Gary Player and Hale Irwin put their considerable golfing intellect to a similar purpose against the charismatic duo of Arnold Palmer and Peter Jacobsen and the talented and dangerous tandem of Raymond Floyd and Dana Quigley. Add in the dreamlike setting of the Wailea Resort’s championship Gold Course ...
Wailea, Maui, Hawaii – The first ever “Rally For a Cure” benefit golf event at the Wailea Blue Course on October 15 raised $5,740 for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. The charitable event included an 18-hole competition of three-member teams teamed with one of Hawaii’s top female amateurs or golf professionals, closest-to-the-pin prizes, post-round pupu party, and a one-year subscription to Golf for Women magazine. The event was part of a national fundraising effort that has attracted nearly ...
Whistler, BC - The Crystal Lodge is excited to announce the completion of a series of renovations, featuring a new lobby with an architecturally beautiful two-storey high ceiling and a grand staircase leading you to easy access of the shops, restaurants, night life and mountain gondolas along the Whistler Village Stroll. We are located in the centre of Whistler Village, offering 24-hour front desk services, complimentary ski/bike storage, a newly renovated fitness room, underground parking and a selection ...
Vancouver, B.C. – All of GolfBC’s 9 golf courses in British Columbia have been certified Beginner Friendly by the NGCOA. The GolfBC Group, the second largest owners and operators of golf courses in Canada, is pleased to follow-up the launch of their “Kids Play Free at GolfBC” and “Take-a-kid to the course week” programs by further committing to grow the great game of golf. “Beginner Friendly certification” is the third of many initiatives that will be launched by GolfBC over the coming months, under the ...