Thursday August 3rd, 2017
GLEN ABBEY GOLF CLUB TO HOST 2018 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
– Canada’s National Open Championship to be held at Glen Abbey for 30th time –
OAKVILLE, ONT. (Golf Canada) – Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont., has been selected to host the RBC Canadian Open in 2018, as announced today by Golf Canada and RBC.
Renowned as the longtime home of Canada’s National Men’s Open Golf Championship, the return to Glen Abbey in 2018 will mark the 30th time the venue has played host to the stars of the PGA TOUR. The 2018 championship will run July 23-29 on the PGA TOUR schedule.
ZTE Extends Partnership as Official Smartphone of the RBC Canadian Open
Global telecommunications and mobile device provider announces three-year partnership with tournament
Oakville, ON, July 27, 2017 – ZTE announced today a three-year extension as official smartphone of the RBC Canadian Open, through the end of 2019. This year’s RBC Canadian Open takes place at Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ontario, from July 24-30, 2017.
Sunday July 30th, 2017
JHONATTAN VEGAS WINS THE 2017 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Mackenzie Hughes finishes at 10 under par to claim Rivermead Trophy as low Canadian
Vegas becomes seventh back-to-back winner in RBC Canadian Open history
OAKVILLE, Ont. – Jhonattan Vegas won the 2017 RBC Canadian Open, to defend his 2016 title by defeating Charley Hoffman in a playoff to claim his third career PGA TOUR victory.
The Venezuelan made a birdie on the first playoff hole, the par-5 18th, to become the seventh RBC Canadian Open winner to successfully defend his title.
Saturday July 29th, 2017
CHARLEY HOFFMAN LEADS HEADING INTO FINAL ROUND OF 2017 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Graham DeLaet is the top Canadian at 7-under-par, 10 strokes off the pace
Robert Garrigus shoots a 62 to tie the Glen Abbey Golf Club course record
OAKVILLE, Ont. – Charley Hoffman of Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., is the 54-hole leader at the RBC Canadian Open after carding a 7-under-par 65 in Saturday’s third round at Glen Abbey Golf Club. Hoffman recorded eight birdies and just one bogey on the day, building a one-shot lead over fellow American Kevin Chappell.
Friday July 28th, 2017
MARTIN FLORES LEADS THROUGH TWO ROUNDS AT THE RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Canadians Hughes and DeLaet sit tied for 14th at 8-under heading into the weekend
Woodland comes within a shot of tying Glen Abbey Golf Club course record
OAKVILLE, Ont. – Fort Worth, Tex., product Martin Flores fired a 66 for the second consecutive day at Glen Abbey Golf Club to move to 12-under-par and take the 36-hole lead at the RBC Canadian Open. Flores was bogey-free on Friday with four birdies and an eagle on the par-5 second hole to build a one-shot advantage over Matt Every, Gary Woodland and Brandon Hagy, who are 11 under.
Thursday July 27th, 2017
FIVE GOLFERS SHARING THE LEAD AT THE RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Mackenzie Hughes is the top Canadian at 5 under par
Friday is Red & White Day with players, spectators, and media encouraged to wear Canada’s colours in support of Canadians in the field
OAKVILLE, Ont. – Hudson Swafford, Kevin Chappell, Matt Every, Ollie Schniederjans, and Brandon Hagy carded matching rounds of 65 to lead the way at 7 under par in the rain-shortened first round of the RBC Canadian Open.
Wednesday July 26th, 2017
RBC CANADIAN OPEN READY TO TEE OFF AT GLEN ABBEY GOLF CLUB
News and notes for Wednesday, July 26
OAKVILLE, Ont. – The 108th playing of Canada’s National Men’s Open Championship gets underway Thursday with 156 of the world’s best golfers, including 17 Canadians and world No. 1 Dustin Johnson set to compete for the 2017 RBC Canadian Open trophy and their share of the $6 million (US) purse.
Tuesday July 25th, 2017
START TIMES SET FOR RBC CANADIAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP PRO-AM
Pairings announced for first two rounds of 2017 RBC Canadian Open
Shaw Media Centre interview schedule released for Wednesday, July 26
OAKVILLE, Ont. – The start times for the 2017 RBC Canadian Open Championship Pro-Am at Glen Abbey Golf Club have been released. Wednesday, July 26 will see 52 professional golfers take to the venerable Oakville course to entertain 156 amateurs. Click here for pairings and start times.
Monday July 24th, 2017
NESBITT, WHEELDON, MCCOY AND HACK SECURE FINAL FOUR SPOTS INTO 2017 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
17 Canadians will compete this week at Glen Abbey Golf Club
ANCASTER, Ont. – Drew Nesbitt of Shanty Bay, Ont., Riley Wheeldon of Comox, B.C., Lee McCoy of Tampa, Fla. and Jhared Hack of Homestead, Fla. have all earned entry into the 2017 RBC Canadian Open through today’s Final Qualifier at Heron Point Golf Links.