TORONTO, ON ― June 7, 2022 ― 1000’s of individuals world wide gathered at present sporting purple and white to hitch the seventh annual Ladies’s Golf Day (WGD) celebration, which takes place yearly on the primary Tuesday in June. Over 80 nations from Japan to Gambia hosted occasions. This morning, Royal Financial institution of Canada (RBC), a world accomplice of Ladies’s Golf Day, hosted the inaugural WGD RBC Toronto occasion, which happened on the historic Scarboro Golf and Nation Membership in Toronto, Canada. The Ladies’s Golf Day motion contains greater than 1,000 occasions in over 80 nations and celebrates ladies and women studying priceless abilities that may empower them on and off the golf course.
With a shared imaginative and prescient of advancing the sport of golf for girls, RBC not too long ago introduced their assist of WGD, a world community of girls devoted to supporting golf and each other within the pursuit of excellence within the recreation. The WGD RBC Toronto occasion included a panel dialogue moderated by Lindsay Hamilton of SportsCentre. Panelists included Shannon Cole, VP RBC Model Administration; Elisa Gaudet, Founding father of Ladies’s Golf Day; and Lorie Kane, Canadian Golf Corridor of Fame Member. Friends weathered the rain to get pleasure from both a 9-hole recreation or a golf clinic, in addition to a membership becoming expertise from Callaway Golf and networking alternatives with main golf trade professionals.
“We have been thrilled to accomplice with Ladies’s Golf Day for the launch of the inaugural WGD RBC Toronto occasion and to additional our dedication to supporting ladies in sports activities,” stated Shannon Cole, Vice-President, Model Advertising, RBC. “WGD’s ardour for championing the development of girls in golf is inspiring, and we’re excited to be becoming a member of their unbelievable international community.”
“This was such a joyous event for everybody who took half,” commented Elisa Gaudet, founding father of Ladies’s Golf Day. “It was the proper instance of how golf can unite ladies via golf, no matter their enjoying expertise. This 12 months, by partnering with like-minded organizations who see the worth of girls’s golf, we’re impressed and stay up for seeing what we are able to accomplish collectively.”
Moreover, occasion members obtained complimentary tickets, courtesy of Golf Canada, to the RBC Canadian Open happening from June 6-12 on the iconic St. George’s Golf and Nation Membership in Etobicoke.
“Scarboro Golf and Nation Membership is thrilled to host the Toronto occasion for Ladies’s Golf Day and to accomplice with RBC and WGD on this wonderful initiative,” stated Carol-Ann Goering, Chief Working Officer at Scarboro Golf and Nation Membership. “Our Membership goals to interact a various group of golfers and we couldn’t be extra excited to welcome the WGD community this June.”
RBC is a proud supporter of girls’s golf on each the skilled and grassroots stage, demonstrated via longstanding sponsorships together with Group Canada; CP Ladies’s Open; RBC PGA Scramble; and RBC Group Junior Golf. RBC can also be the official monetary providers accomplice of golfers on the LPGA TOUR together with world no. 9 Brooke Henderson, Alena Sharp and Morgan Pressel.