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Mon, 05/16/2011 - 13:54 video
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Tue, 05/10/2011 - 12:47 video
One of the most startling statistics in golf today is that the game itself is stagnant - if not actually shrinking!  Despite the growing popularity of the PGA Tour and celebrities from Tiger Woods to Charles Barkley keeping golf in the fore-
Fri, 04/22/2011 - 10:32 legends, video
Off to the right of the third fairway lies a large unassuming boulder with the inscription "Willie's Rock". Many have wondered at this monument as they plan their next shot out of the rough and through the trees. Join Doug and Jim as
Mon, 04/11/2011 - 15:42 lesson
Our fearless leader and golfing legend, Jim Goddard, does not hit the ball straight! That’s right; his ball flight is as crooked as a barrel of fish hooks. I’ve had the privilege of playing many rounds with JGod (as we affectionately
Tue, 03/29/2011 - 14:40 video
 Watch Dean Piller,  Cordova Bay's Grounds Superintendent talk about DIRT. Really, it is interesting! Aerated greens:  A convenient excuse for 3 putting, but an annoyance never the less.  Cordova Bay is fortunate to 
Thu, 03/10/2011 - 12:23 video
If you have been to Bill Mattick’s Restaurant at Cordova Bay Golf Course in Victoria you have undoubtedly done a double take at the old man sitting up on the ledge. You aren't the only one, just ask Jim Goddard  about the time the
Fri, 03/04/2011 - 12:31 newsletter
This month Lance tells us what he keeps in his garage, Dean predicts a limit on green speeds and Grant has green on the brain.   Oh, and Jim Goddard goes up against a legend.   Please enjoy. Feedback is always welcome...
Mon, 02/21/2011 - 15:07 video
Jim Goddard talks to Rainer Lucas and about the membership options at Cordova Bay. It is at this time of year that Cordova Bay receives the most questions about our membership options. The rest of the Canada is swathed in snow but in Victoria a
Wed, 02/16/2011 - 15:04 video
In our very first YouTube video you're invited to follow Doug, (he's been on the the property since 1991!), as he shows you through the club house, onto the driving range and out to the first tee. In the coming weeks and months we're
Sun, 01/23/2011 - 01:00
 Now, now, don’t worry; the golf course is the same it’s just our online image we’re updating.   With the advent of so many new ways to interact with our members and guests we felt we just couldn’t pass up the