Stanley Thompson Series Events
Whirlpool Golf Course, Niagara Falls, Ontario:
NEW DATE: June 30
Join a small group of Stanley Thompson Society members and several special guests, to play this course designed by Stanley in 1949. Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Cathy Sherk will be our guest speaker as you learn about golf in the Niagara region. Whirlpool was first managed by Stanley's older brother Nicol, after retiring from a long and distinguished career at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club. The course is closely tied to the Thompson's through another generation, when Nicol Thompson jr. served as the Superintendent.
Field is limited to 32 members.
Fairmont Banff Spring Golf Course: Banff, Alberta
July 5, 2021
One of Canada's most internationally renown courses, Banff Spring Golf Course will host a group of society members to experience this course that is commonly on the top 100 courses in the world. Director of Golf, and golf historian, Steven Young has agreed to speak with the group about the course. Mark your calendars for this one of a kind event.
Kawartha Golf & Country Club: Peterborough, Ontario
Date to be confirmed.
The original nine holes of Kawartha Golf & Country Club were designed by Stanley in 1931. The second nine were completed in 1938 and the course retains a significant amount of Thompson character. Stay tuned for more details.
2021 Stanley Thompson Classic:
Oakdale Golf & Country Club: Toronto, Ontario
The 2021 Thompson Classic at the beautiful Oakdale Golf & Country Club on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021!