15th WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA – June 2003

Our second visit to Canada saw us visit the same City where the 1985 world tournament was held, Victoria on Vancouver Island. The 72 hole tournament was played over 4 different courses, Olympic View, Cordova Bay, Gorge Vale and the Royal Colwood Golf Courses. Registration was on Wednesday 18 June 2003 at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa Hotel. A welcome cocktail party was held at the same Hotel that evening. Where Bob Zimmerman the World President welcomed all to British Colombia and wished everyone an enjoyable week of golf, hospitality and sightseeing.

The tournament was played on Thursday 19 June, Friday 20 June, Monday 23 June and Tuesday 24 June, 2003.

There were 152 entrants from 12 Countries, Australia (29), Canada (53), England (14), Finland (1), Germany (10), Ireland (10), Japan (17), New Zealand (17), Scotland (1), Sweden (1), Switzerland (10 and U.S.A. (52).

The Presentation Banquet was held on Tuesday 24 June at the Cadboro Conference Centre, University of Victoria.

The World Champion was Dean Lewis, Canada.

The Senior Champion was Noel Bond, Australia.

The Super Senior Champion was Ray Canonico, U.S.A.

The Lady Champion was Marlene Garth, Australia.

The Doug Crosby World Cup was won by Canada.

Categories: Tournament History.