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Spring Junior Camp Registration Open

Golf Newfoundland and Labrador (GN), through the Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the fourth annual Spring Junior Development Camp will take place from May 17th Resort in Princeton.   The activities for the weekend will include short game... Read more »

4th Annual Spring Junior Development Camp 2014

Golf Newfoundland and Labrador (GN), through the Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the fourth annual Spring Junior Development camp will take place from May 17th to 19th at The View Golf Resort in Princeton. This camp is open to any junior age... Read more »

GNL Prepares for 2014 Provincial Championships

GNL Prepares for 2014 Provincial Championships Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), through its Competitions Committee is pleased to announce that the  locations and dates for the 2014 Provincial Adult and Junior Championships have been confirmed and... Read more »

Rules of Golf Seminar

Rules of Golf Seminar - April 4, 2014 to April 6, 2014 Who can Attend: ·      Anyone interested in learning more about the Rules of Golf   What: ·      Rules of Golf covered in... Read more »

Enter To Win Golf Passes

  GNL Facebook "Question of the Week" Contest Welcome to the second edition of GNL's "Question of the Week" promotion for the month of March 2014. This month, GNL is asking participates to project the winner of a PGA... Read more »

Distance Measuring Devices

DISTANCE MEASURING DEVICES   Golf Canada's Rules & Amateur Status Committee has approved the use of Distance Measuring Devices (DMD's) for all amateur championships beginning in 2014.   This Local Rule will be introduced... Read more »

Grande Meadows Site of Championships

Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), and its Competitions Committee is pleased to announce that Grande Meadows Golf Club in Frenchman's Cove on the Burin Peninsula will play host to the 2014 Provincial Adult championships.. The competition will... Read more »

Provincial Athletic Excellence Fund and SportNL Scholarships

Provincial Athletic Excellence Fund and SportNL Scholarships  St. John's, NL... Sport NL in partnership with the Provincial Government has launched the Athletic Excellence fund which has now streamlined the following funding programs into one... Read more »

GNL Holds Annual Meeting – Hall of Fame & Awards Dinner

St. John's, NL..... This past weekend Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), held its Annual General Meeting, workshop sessions and Hall of Fame and Awards Dinner at Bally Haly Country Club. There were a total of eighteen (18) individuals attendance... Read more »

Learn the Rules of Golf

Long putters-Belly putters-anchoring your putter !  To keep up with this, and many other rules changes, we encourage you to register for our Monday night rules sessions.  Golf  Newfoundland Labrador, in cooperation with Bally Haly Country... Read more »

Clovelly to host 2014 Provincial Junior Championships - The View Golf Resort Site of 2014 Junior Dev

St. John's, NL...... Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), in partnership with The View Golf Resort and Clovelly, are pleased to announce that Clovelly will be the site of the 2014 Provincial Junior Championships. The View Golf Resort has been designated... Read more »

Blomidon Golf Club and Wayne Allen Golf Academy Host CN Field Trip

This past week, Blomidon Golf Club & the Wayne Allen Golf Academy hosted St Gerard’s Elementary School for a field trip as part of the CN Golf in Schools Field Trip Program. We were able to welcome all grades, k through 6 to the golf club and... Read more »

Flying Foursome Winner John McKelvie

For the past 6 years GNL has teamed up with OZ FM, NTV and a number of sponsors to send a grand prize winner and 3 friends on a three day golf trip across the island. John McKelvie from Grand Falls-Windsor is this year's winner - he has received a... Read more »

GNL Offers Global Membership with golf, travel and lifestyle benefits.

Available only through provincial golf associations, Access Global Golf & Travel Network provides Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), members and friends in the golf industry with what one of  the best golf and travel benefits program available.... Read more »

News Briefs

With the pending appointment of Jan Peters as the new Competitions Director with Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL), work has begun on reviewing and evaluating the various competitions. A number of formal and informal meetings have taken place over the past... Read more »

2013 Hall of Fame Nomination Information

        Hall Of Fame & Awards   Policy Manual – Application Form Revised June 9th, 2013         Preamble:   Golf Newfoundland Labrador, (GNL) Board of Directors recognizes the fact that without... Read more »

Feature Story

Grand Falls – Windsor, NL.......The Grand Falls Golf Club is an eighteen (18) hole, 5857 yard, par 71 course located on the Trans Canada Highway just west of the town of Grand Falls-Windsor. With open fairways and small greens, this links style... Read more »

GNL Announces Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) is pleased to announce that it is presently accepting nominations from member courses, individual members and golf enthusiasts for the 2013 Hall of Fame and Awards Program. This year the call for nominations will be... Read more »

News Briefs

Public Players to Compete in Provincial Championships Effective immediately, the Board of Directors of Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) have voted unanimously to allow individuals who obtain a Golf Canada/Golf Newfoundland Labrador Public Player... Read more »

Humber Valley Golf Resort set to Welcome Atlantic Canada

Feature Story Humber Valley Golf Resort set to Welcome Atlantic Canada   Humber Valley Golf Resort, NL.....Designed by renowned golf course architect Doug Carrisk, Humber Valley Golf Course is an eighteen (18) hole, 7199 yard, par 72 Championship... Read more »

Wall Wins!

Wall Wins 16th Annual Grande Meadows Men's Invitational The 16th Annual Grande Meadows Men's Invitational was held this past weekend. It is normally a 2 day 36 hole stroke play tournament but this year it s shortened to 27 holes with 9 holes... Read more »

GNL Host National Golf Meetings

From June 2nd to 5th, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) had the privilege of hosting the semi-annual meeting of the Provincial Executive Directors of each provincial golf association from across the country, as well as, representatives of Golf Canada,... Read more »

Courses Opens for the 2013 Season

As in past years, Pitcher's Pond Golf Course in Whiteway and The Willows at Holyroad has opened for the 2013 golf season Pitcher's Pond opened March 25th, while The Willows opened on Saturday March 30th. Traditionally, these two courses has been the first... Read more »

2013 Provincial Championships Announced

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the dates and locations for the 2013 Provincial Championships have been confirmed. Gander Golf Club will host the Adult Championships from Thursday, July 4th to Sunday, July 7th. The tentative schedule... Read more »

Williams wins National Super Senior Title

John Williams of St. John’s, N.L. captured the Super Senior Division title after posting a round of 8-over par 80 on Wednesday. Williams, who opened with a score of 7-over par 79 in round one, finished with a two-day tally of 15-over par 159 for a... Read more »

2012 Flying Foursome Winner Announced

After receiving well over 50,000 entries and giving away approximately 150 instant prizes over the past twelve weeks, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) is pleased to announce that Bruce Holwell of Conception Bay South, NL is the winner of the Grand Prize... Read more »

2012 Flying Foursome Winner Announced

After receiving well over 50,000 entries and giving away approximately 150 instant prizes over the past twelve weeks, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) is pleased to announce that Bruce Holwell of Conception Bay South, NL is the winner of the Grand Prize... Read more »

Flying Foursome Deadline Nears

On Wednesday August 29th, 2012 at 11:59 P.M. NST (just two weeks away), the fifth Annual Flying Foursome golf promotion will come to an end with the drawing of the 2012 Grand Prize Winner. This year GNL distributed over 100,000 game cards to participating... Read more »

2012 Golf Draw Winners

On Monday June 25th, at the Gander Golf Club, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) in partnership with the Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA) held the draw for the one-hundred & twelve (112) early bird prizes in this 2012 fundraising initiative..... Read more »

GNL announces Eartly Bird winners in the 2012 Golf Draw

On Monday June 25th, at the Gander Golf Club, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) in partnership with the Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA) held the draws for the one-hundred & twelve (112) earl bird prizes in this 2012 fundraising initiative..... Read more »

2012 Flying Foursome Promotion Set to Launch

Monday June 11th will mark the official launch of the 2012 Flying Foursome Promotion. The lauch is scheduled to tak eplace at The Willows Golf Course in Holyrood with a number of special guests including representatives from Molson Coors, The British... Read more »

Courses confirm opening dates for 2012

GNL is pleased to announce the scheduled opening of courses throughout the province has been confirmed for the 2012 golf season.. Below is a list of the courses and the opening, anticipated and/or tentative opening date: Bally Haly Golf & Curling Club -... Read more »

Willows Opens for the season

The Willows is very excited to announce that they will open for the 2012 season on Monday April 9th, 2012 at 9:30am. This will be another early start for The Willows,as this course is normally one of the first if not the first course to officially open... Read more »

GNL and NLGA announce Partnership with Molson Coors

Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) and the Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA), are pleased to announce that on Thursday February 2nd Molson Coors Canada located on Circular Road in St John's, NL have entered into a formal partnership agreement... Read more »

2011 Flying Foursome Winner Announced

After receiving well over 60,000 entries and giving away approximately 240 instant prizes over the past twelve weeks, Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) is pleased to announce that Patricia Walsh of St. John's, NL is the winner of the Grand Prize for this... Read more »

2011 Golf Draw Winners Announced

Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) and the Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA) held the 2011 Golf Draw on Thursday July 14th. at The Wilds Golf Resort in Salmonier. This event was held in conjunction with the closing ceremonies and awards... Read more »

2011 Golf Draw Date Changed

The Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA) and Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) announce that the date for the drawing of the four prizes in the 2011 Golf Draw has been changed. The original draw was to take place on Saturday July 2nd at the Gander... Read more »

Pitcher's Pond, The Willows and The Wilds Opens - Blomidon, Gander and Pippy Park set to open

It has become a tradition these past few years. Pitcher's Pond Golf Course in Whiteway, Trinity Bay has opened for the 2011 golf season. Traditionally it has been Grande Meadows or The Willows that would race to open first, but in previous years Pitcher's... Read more »

Tribute to Charles Rex Cook

The below tribute was presented by the President, Marcheta Gallant, to the membership at the NLGA Annual General Meeting in St. John's on Friday April 1st. We would like to share this will all of the golf community and acknowledge the tremendous... Read more »

The Wilds to host Provincial Junior Championships

Gander, NL: The Newfoundland Labrador Golf Association (NLGA) is pleased to announce that The Wilds at Salmonier will play host to the 2011 Provincial Junior Male and Female Championships in 2011. The Wilds @Salmonier is an 18 hole, 6750 yard par 72... Read more »

GNL and NLGALaunches 2011 Golf Draw

Golf Newfoundland Labrador (GNL) and Newfoundland Labardor Golf Association (NLGA) announce Fund-raising Initiative In the spring of 2010 the Board of Directors of GNL and NLGA created a partnership for the development and implementation of joint golf... Read more »

Kinney Wins Flying Foursome Contest

On Wednesday September 1st Golf Newfoundland and Labrador completed the thrid annual Flying Foursome Contest and are pleased to announce that Michelle Kinney pof Happy Valley-Goose Bay is this year's winner. Ms. Kinney will provide the winning prize to... Read more »

Gros Morne Resort Opens 18

It is with great pleasure that the management of Gros Morne Resort in St. Paul's on Newfoundland's Northern Peninsula announces the official openning of the 18 holes at the Resort. General Manager Chris Legge stated "the course has taken substantially... Read more »

GNL announces sponsorship with Super 8 St. John's

Golf Newfoundland and Labrador (GNL), is please to announce that Super 8 St. John's has become and its parent company Pacrim Hospitality Inc. are proud to be an official major sponsor of the organization. For the past few years GNL has worked with a number... Read more »

GNL launches Provincial Golf Week

GNL Announces 2010 Golf Week Activities During the week of June 27th to July 3rd, GNL and its participating members will be celebrating the official launch of the 2010 golf season with a number of activities. These events are meant to spark interest and... Read more »

Flying Foursome Launch

GNL is pleased to announce the launch of the 2010 edition of the Flying Foursome Promotion. This year's promotion will run from Monday June 7th until Wednesday September 1st with the Grand Prize awarded September 2nd. Again this year individuals can obtain... Read more »

2010 Weekly Golf Report Launched

GNL in partnership with the NLGA and Tely Tour have launched the 2010 edition of the weekly Golf Report. With the continued support of The Telegram and the addition of The Western Star, this weekly page will appear in both publications every Wednesday from... Read more »

Courses Opened for 2010

Pitcher's Pond at Whiteway On Friday March 19th Pitcher's POnd opened for the 2010 season.You can book your tee times by calling 709-588-4653. Willows at Holyrood Willows Opening for 2010 Golf Season.The Willows will be opening on Sunday April 4, 2010.The... Read more »

Humber Valley Resort Has New Ownership

After months of speculations, anticipation and negotiation, the property previously known as "Humber Valley resort" has been purchased by a group of Newfoundland & Labrador investors. For the past few months, Gary Oke and a number of partners have been... Read more »

GNL Announces Sponsorshps for 2010

Golf Newfoundland and Labrador is pleased to announce that Labatt, Provincial Airlines and The British Group of Companies have become official sponsors of the organization for 2010. GNL has been working with Provincial Airlines for the past five years and... Read more »

GNL holds Annual Meeting

Introduction: From Monday October 5th to Wednesday October 7th the Annual General Meeting of Golf Newfoundland and Labrador was held at Gros Morne Resort in St. Paul's on the Northern Peninsula. This event was hosted by the Resort and during the two days... Read more »

Provincial Golf Day 2009

GNL Launches Provincial Golf Day On Tuesday June 30th, Golf Newfoundland and Labardor in partnership with Bud Light will be hosting its first Annual Provincial Goilf Day. The main focus of this event is to celebrate the start of the 2009 golfing season... Read more »

GNL Announces Winner

Congratulations to Kevin Torraville of Gander Bay, NL on winning the rand prize in the second annual Flying Foursome Promotion. Unfortuantely Kevin is unavailable to take the grand prize trip but has given it to his daughter Jennie Torraville and her... Read more »

2009 Golf Guide Production

GNL is pleased to announce the appointment of The British Group of Companies St. John`s, NL as the producer of the 2009 Provincial Golf Guide. The Board of Directors is excited to have developed this partnership with Mr. Blair Connelly, President of The... Read more »

The Telegram Golf Page

Golf Newfoundland and Labrador (GNL) is pleased to announce that they have created a sponsorship with The Telegram to produce a weekly Golf Page in the Sports Section of the provincial newspaper. Beginning on Wednesday May 13th The Golf Page will be... Read more »

Go Golf and Travel

In Newfoundland I teed it up at Humber Valley, Gander and Terra Nova and caught salmon at Humber Falls and on the Gander River. GOLF: The condition of the River course at Humber Valley Resort was the best I found in the province, Humber Valley Resort's #10... Read more »

Flying Foursome Winner Announced

On Monday September 8th the draw took place oin St. John's to select the winner of the inaugural Flyning Foursome Contest hosted by GNL with the sponsorship of Labatt, Provincial Airline sand NTV/OZFM. The winner of the contest was Mr. Gordon Tizzard of... Read more »

Gary Lawes achieves Hole-In-One at Pippy Park

On Wednesday August 6th Gary Lawes of St. John's achieved something few before him had done. He managed to hit his first ever hole-in-one on the 160 yard, par par 3 on 13th hole on Admiral's Green at Pippy Park. Playing with Bill Fleming, Doug Murphy and... Read more »

Pat Fletcher Scholarship Foundation announces recipients

The summer months are always an exciting time for us at The Pat Fletcher Scholarship Foundation. With a new academic year just around the corner, every June we have the opportunity to review the impressive applications that we receive from so many... Read more »

Colin Budgell wins 11th Annual Grande Meadows Invitational

Colin Budgell of Bally Haly captured the 11th Annual Mens Invitational Golf Tournament held on Saturday and Sunday with a two day total of 157 from scores of 77 and 80 to win by 3 strokes over Rhodie Smith of Bally Haly who posted a 160 total from scores... Read more »

Humber Valley Resorts Website Receives Top Honours

Humber Valley Resort was recently honoured with three substantial website awards. At the beginning of October, Humber Valleys website received an Interactive Media Award (IMA) for Outstanding Achievement. This award recognizes that Humber Valleys website... Read more »

St. John's Region Named 2nd Best Golf Value in the Country

Canada, as a nation, is a golf powerhouse. Thats been well known and well documented for some time.There are more players per capita than any other country. But SCOREGolf wanted to look deeper into this golf obsession, to break down the whole and analyze... Read more »

Score Golf Ranks Humber Valley Best New Course for 2007

One of Canada's most beautiful natural settings is now home to its best new golf course. Designed by reknowned golf arctitest Doug Carrick The River Course is laid out on a swath of land at the foot of part of the Long Range Mountains, near the shores of... Read more »

Clubs release tournament dates

Over the course of the last few months a number of the golf courses and asociated clubs have determined their tournament schedules for the coming year. Please refer to the Events Section or highlight the calendar to search for the tournaments for your club... Read more »