The Edmonton Golf Association is a registered non-profit society of associated member clubs formed in to promote and preserve the game of golf in and around the Edmonton area. Very interesting to see the names of RCAAAs and also those that were deregistered over the last few years. Seeking competition and camaraderie, club members began to play against one another. There were two categories of membership in the RCGA when it was formed; Allied which meant it was a regularly constituted golf club in Canada, and Associate which was also to have a golf course, clubhouse and at least 25 members. The first municipally owned and operated golf course was opened by the city of Edmonton in , and within a short time there was hardly a town in Canada that did not have a golf course.
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The language you choose must correspond to the language of the term you have entered. Qualifier Application Fee and Procedure: Although this faded in and out throughout the next several decades, it continued until ending in Funding continued as a fee per club until when the RCGA instituted the dollar a year plan. Canada's third course belonged to the Toronto Golf Club, founded in A post shared by Golf Canada thegolfcanada on Sep 29, at 3:
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Thomas Harley of Kingston, Ontario won the first championship. The Aberdeen Cup was granted in perpetuity to George Lyon , after he won three straight titles from to Receive Blumbergs' FREE monthly newsletter with the latest information on Canadian charity law and compliance information. How are EGA member courses involved? A post shared by Golf Canada thegolfcanada on Nov 5, at 7: You will not receive a reply. Skip to main content Skip to "About this site".
Amateur and Canadian Amateur titles: Application fees will be refunded if Golf Canada is notified , ext. To view the past champions for the Canadian Men's Amateur click here. Twenty spots will be reserved for foreign players. Andrews as the historic seat of golf. In conjunction with the meeting, the first men's amateur championship was staged, at match play, with the Governor General , Lord Aberdeen , donating a trophy, the Aberdeen Cup, to the champion. In he invited clubs from across Canada to attend "the first national golf championship", and to discuss the organization of an association with the mandate of conducting such events.