2017 Opening Ceremony & Canadian Golf Hall of Fame Induction
PHOTO BERNARD BRAULT, GOLF CANADA
Glen Abbey Golf Club
RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Opening ceremonies & Hall of Fame induction
July 24, 2017
CANADIAN GOLF HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JULY 25 AS PART OF OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 2017 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
17 Legends of Canadian golf will be on hand during FREE public ceremony at Glen Abbey Golf Club to celebrate 2017 Canadian Hall of Fame inductees Judy Darling Evans and Bob Vokey
OAKVILLE, ON — On Tuesday, July 25 at 10 a.m. ET at Glen Abbey Golf Club, the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame will celebrate renowned amateur champion Judy Darling Evans along with legendary club maker Bob Vokey as its 78th and 79th honoured members during a FREE public outdoor ceremony at Glen Abbey Golf Club.
The Canadian Golf Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place as part of the official opening ceremony for the 2017 RBC Canadian Open.
Darling Evans and Vokey will be joined by a number of Canadian golf legends as 15 fellow honoured members of the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame will be on hand to join in the celebration.
Media are invited for interview and photo opportunities. As well, spectators are invited to join the celebration (FREE for all attendees) that will officially kick off the 2017 RBC Canadian Open.
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony &
Official Opening Ceremony for the 2017 RBC Canadian Open
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
10 a.m. ET
Glen Abbey Golf Club
1333 Dorval Drive
Oakville, Ontario L6M 4X7
RBC Canadian Open Spectator Village
Jocelyne Bourassa (1996)
Winner of 15 amateur golf titles including the Canadian, Quebec and New Zealand Women’s Amateur
Won the 1973 La Canadienne (now CP Women’s Open) – the last time a Canadian won an LPGA Tour event in Canada
Gayle Borthwick (1997)
Won numerous provincial, national and international amateur golf titles including the Canadian Women’s Amateur, Mid-Amateur and Senior C
RBC Canadian Open
A video recap of our 2017 Opening Ceremony and Canadian Golf Hall of Fame Induction.