Welcome to the Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto news and media resource centre for media professionals and other interested parties. Here you will find information about Ladies’ as well as media materials and relevant articles.
Trailblazer Mary-Jane Hall: Canada’s First Female Head Professional March 17, 2020
Read this great article about Mary-Jane Hall, written by the PGA of Canada. Mary-Jane is recognized as the first female head golf professional in 1981 at Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto.
Tiana Cruz Comes Back To Win Ontario Women’s Match Play/Eastern Provinces Championship June 18, 2019
Our very own Ladies’ Intermediate member won the Eastern Provinces / Ontario Women’s Match Play Championships.
Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto named PGA of Canada’s National Retailer of the Year December 20, 2018
Each year, a national selection committee evaluates application submissions from zone award winners and recognizes winners in each of the categories. Following Ladies’ PGA of Canada – Ontario Zone retailer of the year award, Ladies’ was recognized as PGA of Canada’s “National Retailer of the Year”. This is a huge accomplishment for our Head Golf Professional, Padraig Kelly, his team, and the Club as a whole. We couldn’t be more proud! Read more here.
Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto recognized as PGA of Ontario’s Retailer of the Year October 19, 2018
We are extremely proud to announce that our Head Golf Professional, Padraig Kelly, has been recognized as “Retailer of the Year” within the PGA of Ontario for the 2018 season. Read more here.
“2018 was a transformational year for retail at Ladies’. By stepping out of our comfort zone to try new things, and by applying retail best practices, we have achieved success in surpassing our goals.” – Paddy
Intermediate Ladies’ Member Wins National WGA Event March 22, 2017
Ladies’ is proud of junior member and Canadian amateur Selena Costabile who shot a final round, even par 70 to win a National Women’s Golf Association event at Dubsdread Golf Course in Orlando March 22, 2017. Selena, who opened with scores of 65 – 69, finished the three-round event at six under par.
For more info click here golfnewsnow.ca/news-now/canadian-wins-nwga-event-in-orlando
Ladies’ Golf Club Toronto Recognized for Environmental Excellence July 1, 2016
Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto recently achieved designation as a ‘Certified Audobon Cooperative Sanctuary’. Ladies’ is one of 56 golf courses in Ontario and 910 worldwide to hold this title. Course superintendent John McLinden,is responsible for initiating the application, and has been recognized for environmental stewardship by Audobon International.
Ladies’ Golf Club is a sanctuary for wildlife on the golf course property. Close to 100 birds have been sited on the course, native plant species have been introduced, and vital food and habitat for bee and butterfly species are provided by the many gardens and naturalized areas.
Media Articles & Features
Zoomer TV May 27, 2017
Things you need to know, featuring Head Teaching Professional Jaime Steedman – May 27, 2017
Head Teaching Professional Jaime Steedman was featured on the Zoomer TV Spring-2017 show May 27, describing the things you need to know to start golfing for the season. Click here (starting at 8min.40sec. through 14min.10sec. segment) for some tips. for some tips.
Golf Vacation Insider March 7, 2017
YouTube July 14, 2016
Thornhill Liberal/York Region Media Group July 14, 2016
THE PRO’S TOUR: Thornhill’s Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto a real gem
Womens.golf.com March 3, 2016
WestJet Magazine June 27, 2013
Courses and Travel June 24, 2013
Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto has a timeless, Augusta-like feel, but with a looser vibe and roles reversed
Thornhill Liberal June 24, 2013
The Globe & Mail April 8, 2013
How this Canadian chef got invited to cook at golf’s Masters tournament
Canadian Golfer September 7, 2012
East York Mirror July 19, 2011
PGA of Canada News July 26, 2007
Ladies’ Golf Club of Toronto Prepares to Host the Canadian PGA Women’s Championship