The month of April kicks off with the 2013 BIG ISLAND CANDIES TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP at Hokuli’a. Sponsored by Big Island Candies this 2-player team event is hosted by the members of Hokuli’a. On Monday the players will tee off at 11:00AM in a team scramble format. The second round will start 8:00AM and will…

2013 ASSISTANT’S TEAM CHAMP

  Even with a chance of Flash Flooding the players in the 2013 ASSISTANT’S TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP made it through Round #1 with only a few passing rain showers. Honolulu Country Club is the host of this annual tournament that was created to help aspiring professional obtain PGA membership.  This year the committee decided to change…

USGA HAWAIIAN CONFERENCE

Moderated by Mr. Larry Gilhuly, USGA Green Section  7:30 am         Registration  8:00 am         Addressing the Greatest Myths of Golf Course Maintenance – Mr. Larry Gilhuly, USGA Green Section  8:45am          Where Are We Going with Equipment, Rules and Amateur Status – Part I–                            Mr. Ron Read, USGA Regional Affairs, West Region  9:30 am         Break  9:45 am        …

UNPLAYABLE CONDITIONS CANCEL HILO INVITATIONAL

    With a heavy heart this morning the committee of the Hilo Invitational announced the cancellation of this year’s tournament. Despite every best effort made by the course superintendents to prepare for the event it would not be enough to overcome the heavy rain. As daylight broke through the clouds it was evident the…