Posted On: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Taylor Beckstead of Tangle Creek Golf and Country Club near Barrie has been named to the Ontario boys team for the Canada Summer Games.
The Alliston resident will join Thornhill’s Kelvin Lim and Sudbury’s Tristan Renaud on the team, which will compete at the Games, which are scheduled for July 28-Aug. 13 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Beckstead recently tied for 4th at the Ontario Junior Boys’ Championship at the Rock Golf Club in Minett.
More than 4,000 athletes are set to take part in 16 sports, including golf, during the Games.
Southwood Golf and Country Club will play host to golf, Aug. 8-11.
Each province and territory can send a team of three boys and three girls, under 19 years of age, to compete in the individual and team 72-hole competitions.
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For more on the Canada Summer Games, see the Winnipeg 2017 website at: CLICK HERE