Hank Wilke Wins 2016 Amateur
Hank Wilke Wins Thunder Bay District Amateur In Playoff by Scott A. Sumner The 2016 Thunder Bay District Amateur was an exciting event with a dramatic 3 hole playoff that had 58 year old Hank Wilke win over 24 year old Brett Shewchuk. Hank Wilke, age 58 “ I didn’t think it would be possible to win but I had one of those rounds where everything went right on the back nine. The front wasn’t so great. I made some putts and chips, hit the ball really well and am quite happy with that. ... Read More
Air Force One Fairway Woods!
AIR FORCE ONE INTRODUCES AIR FOIL FAIRWAY WOODS Air Force One has unveiled its exciting new Air Foil fairway woods. Offered in a 15-degree 3-wood and 19-degree 5-wood, the Air Foil features technology that helps shots get airborne quickly and easily. Because fairway woods generally sport a shallower clubface, their trampoline effect is reduced. The Air Foil's dual slot wave design, however, creates an accordion effect: The thin face flexes inward at impact, initiating the buildup of Nitrogen pressure ... Read More
Golf In Canada Doing Well!
Golf In Canada Doing Well! by Scott A. Sumner I met with Scott Simmons, Executive Director of Golf Canada recently at the 2016 RBC Canadian Open at Glen Abbey in Oakville Ontario to ask some questions about our sport! Golf Canada is the governing body of golf. How is this year's RBC Canadian Open going? “The heat and drought we have had here has made the course so firm and fast, like I have never seen before. You could have said with no rough to speak of the guys would be burning it up but ... Read More