Local golf professionals receive PGA of BC Awards

by | Oct 16, 2021 | PGA

Two golf professionals at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort have named the recipients of the PGA of BC Awards Program 2021 from the province.

Jeremy Johnson of Fairmont Hot Springs Resort was named Dick Munn Golf Professional of the Year on October 13th and Matt Gillett won the Jock McKinnon Applicant for Membership of the Year (Apprentice).

Invermere’s Copper Point Golf Club also won a PGA of BC award, with Dennis Bradley receiving the Davie Black Professional Development Award.

“These honors recognize the personalities and golf institutions that are leaders in the association. Both Jeremy and Matt are now being nominated as the PGA of BC’s nominees for the corresponding #PGAofCanada National Awards. We wish you much success. Congratulations Jeremy and Matt on these very well deserved awards, we are lucky to have you with us, ”Fairmont Hot Springs Resort said on social media.

See the full list of winners.

Mission statement: Jeremy Johnson (left) won the Dick Munn Golf Professional of the Year Award 2021 and Matt Gillett (right) won the Jock McKinnon Apprentice Professional of the Year at the Professional Golf Association of BC’s annual awards. Fairmont Hot Springs Resort photo