Golfers, courses up for awards

Bill Kelly, Robert Ratcliffe and Crown Isle nominated in PGA of BC competition

Comox Valley golfers and golf courses have been nominated for three 2012 PGA of BC Awards.

On Oct. 10 the group announced its regional winners and finalists as nominated by their peers.

Bill Kelly of Glacier Greens Golf Club is one of four nominees for Teacher of the Year while Robert Ratcliffe of Crown Isle Resort & Golf Community is one of four nominees for Coach of the Year.

Crown Isle is also one of four nominees for Golf Facility of the Year.

The final PGA of BC Award winners will be announced on Nov. 15, along with the announcement of the following award recipients:  Member of the Year, Jim Gibson Patron of the Year, Player of the Year, and Club Professional Player of the Year.

Presentation of all awards will take place in conjunction with the 2013 PGA of BC Spring Education Seminar. Details to be announced.