For Immediate Release
Charlottetown, PE - April 1, 2009) For the 4th consecutive year, Prince Edward Island has won the Toronto Sun's "Gold" award for "Best Golf Destination outside Ontario". The results are based on the votes entered by the newspaper's readers every year. Banff, Alberta took home silver and British Columbia won bronze.
"The Ontario market is extremely important to Golf Prince Edward Island", says Barry MacLeod, COO of Golf PEI. "What makes this award so credible is that we have maintained the top position for four years running and it's voted on by the readers. Competition is fierce. We always need to up our game to remain at the top."-30-
About Golf PEI
Golf PEI is an industry association devoted to the promotion and development of golf on PEI. Golf PEI is represented by golf courses across the province. Working toward a common vision with commitment, these operators have established PEI as a golf Mecca for visitors across the country and around the world. In 2009, Prince Edward Island will make golf history as the first Canadian destination to host GOLF CHANNEL'S reality show Big Break. The first airing of Big Break Prince Edward Island is April 20 at 9pm EST on the GOLF CHANNEL Network. Soon golf's best kept secret will be a secret no longer.
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