Posts tagged with: "Wildfire"

Golfer’s Titanium Club Ignites Wildfire View More
A wildfire was started by a golfer at Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club. (Photo courtesy of Chad Boberg via Orange County Register)

Golfer’s Titanium Club Ignites Wildfire

A 98-acre brush fire in Mission Viejo, Calif., was unintentionally ignited by a golfer earlier this week Local TV stations reported that a golfer was trying to hit his ball out of the dry rough when his titanium-alloy club struck a rock, causing a spark that set off the blaze…

DeLaet to help Fort McMurray wildfire victims through golf View More
Graham DeLaet during the 2016 RBC Heritage.

DeLaet to help Fort McMurray wildfire victims through golf

Fort McMurray, Alberta, needs help and Canadian golfer Graham DeLaet is leading the charge. Since Tuesday afternoon, wildfires have scorched more than 25,000 acres of land in the Fort McMurray area and its near 90,000 residents are in a state of emergency. DeLaet, who is from Weyburn, Saskatchewan, about 800…