Golf

Saanich police respond to calls about a group using the Cedar Hill Golf Course despite the facility being shut down since March due to the pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)

Group reported sneaking onto closed Saanich golf course to hit balls

Cedar Hill Golf Course shuttered indefinitely since March due to the pandemic

Saanich police respond to calls about a group using the Cedar Hill Golf Course despite the facility being shut down since March due to the pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)
Mount Brenton Golf Course is opening up to members again Friday. Guests are welcome to begin playing again next Monday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Golf courses opening up again amid COVID-19 safety measures

Mount Brenton in Chemainus opts to resume play on Friday for members

Mount Brenton Golf Course is opening up to members again Friday. Guests are welcome to begin playing again next Monday. (Photo by Don Bodger)
Cedar Hill Golf Course has been closed for a little over a week now, but staff are continuing to see people use the area for recreation. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

Excess activity damaging Saanich golf course – despite being closed

Cedar Hill Golf Course manager reminds people of the 170 parks available in Saanich

Cedar Hill Golf Course has been closed for a little over a week now, but staff are continuing to see people use the area for recreation. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
A sunny spring day saw dozens of golfers lined up at the Belmont Golf Course in Fort Langley on Saturday, March 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A sunny spring day saw dozens of golfers lined up at the Belmont Golf Course in Fort Langley on Saturday, March 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Nick Taylor of Abbotsford follows his shot from the fourth tee of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Abbotsford golfer Nick Taylor wins AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Second PGA Tour victory means spot in 2020 Masters

Nick Taylor of Abbotsford follows his shot from the fourth tee of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Golfers line up at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort before playng in the 13th annual BC Ferries Media Charity Golf Classic, a fundraiser this year benefitting Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Victoria. The event raised $50,000 for the cause. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Ferries golf tournament raises $50G for Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Victoria

Local non-profit’s mentoring programs to be boosted with influx of cash

Golfers line up at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort before playng in the 13th annual BC Ferries Media Charity Golf Classic, a fundraiser this year benefitting Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Victoria. The event raised $50,000 for the cause. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
Ewan Baldwin was awarded the Helen Black Award for sportsmanship and the Junior Night Champion. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Eight-year-old golfer loves a challenge

Ewan Baldwin has been compared to local golfer Gordy Scutt

Ewan Baldwin was awarded the Helen Black Award for sportsmanship and the Junior Night Champion. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Brent Wilson lines up a putt during the Gorge Vale Golf Club club championship tournament on Sunday. Wilson posted a 36-hole total of 143 to win the men’s low gross title by a stroke over runner-up Trevor Richardson. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Gorge Vale Golf Club champions’ races go down to the wire

Men’s and ladies crowns decided by a single stroke

Brent Wilson lines up a putt during the Gorge Vale Golf Club club championship tournament on Sunday. Wilson posted a 36-hole total of 143 to win the men’s low gross title by a stroke over runner-up Trevor Richardson. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
Gorge Vale Golf Club head professional Jim Cook (centre) takes a moment for a photo with Terry Edmonds (from left), Tim Howard, Stu Holroyd and Len Carlow before the foursome tee off at the senior men’s club championship tournament Thursday. Howard won the low gross title by a stroke over Holroyd, while Carlow was another three shots back. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Close battles for Gorge Vale senior club titles in Esquimalt

Tim Howard, John Lindsay capture age group low gross golf crowns for 2017

  • Aug 20, 2017
Gorge Vale Golf Club head professional Jim Cook (centre) takes a moment for a photo with Terry Edmonds (from left), Tim Howard, Stu Holroyd and Len Carlow before the foursome tee off at the senior men’s club championship tournament Thursday. Howard won the low gross title by a stroke over Holroyd, while Carlow was another three shots back. Don Descoteau/Victoria News