Monthly Archives: January 2018

Jan 31

2018 Winter Giveaway – Week 5

By Mike Johnny | Uncategorized

The dog days of winter are here.  This contest is halfway done but winter is not, however, every day is one day closer to the start of golf season. Congratulations to new FB follower, Colin Muise on winning the Week 4 contest.  I’ll reach out and connect and get you your hat and golf balls […]

Jan 24

2018 Winter Giveaway – Week 4

By Mike Johnny | Uncategorized

Certain parts of Canada get a brief reprieve from winter with a January thaw.  Where I live, in Burlington, Ontario, we’ve been experiencing that.  Gone are the bitter cold temperatures we experienced over the holidays and in its place have been milder and even some rainy weather.  But let’s not kid ourselves here, it isn’t […]

Jan 17

2018 Winter Giveaway – Week 3

By Mike Johnny | Uncategorized

First, I am pleased to share that Josh (@golfismental) is the Week 2 winner.  Courtesy a random draw, he is this week’s winner so the toque is staying north of the border this week.  But we’re just getting started; 7 more weeks of giveaways still.  Heck, we’re not even done watching golf from Hawaii yet […]

Jan 11

2017 in Review – Top 5 Posts

By Mike Johnny | Uncategorized

While we’re early in the winter season thoughts always move forward to the start of the 2018 golf season and for us all I hope it’s a healthy and successful season with birdies for everyone!  But here, a brief look back over the past year.  In 2017, I was fortunate to travel to Kelowna and […]

Jan 10

2018 Winter Giveaway – Week 2

By Mike Johnny | Uncategorized

Congratulations to Week 1 winner, Jimmy F (@TgrGolfTraveler) Well, the extreme cold is in the rear view mirror for now but some reports have a weekend storm brewing with forecasts upwards of 70 cm of snow in some parts.  Luckily for me, we’re only expected to get 50 cm.  Is it possible to miss extreme […]

Jan 08

Underrated Provinces for Golf in Canada

By Mike Johnny | Misc

Underrated and underappreciated golf in Canada. The simple fact is there is not a Cabot Cliffs or a Banff Springs in every province in Canada.  With respect to the quantity and quality of golf options, provinces across Canada are simply not the same.  The PGA of Canada and Golf Canada co-authored a report, Golf Facilities […]

Jan 03

2018 Winter Giveaway – Week 1

By Mike Johnny | Misc

My attitude toward Canadian winter has been sour and bitter for many years and as an avid golfer this forced break has not been well received by me.  But this year, I am resolving to change my attitude and embrace the winter season.  The test to this, of course, has been an extended stretch of […]