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Les Furber

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Les Furber

Inducted 2012 – Sports/Builder

Internationally acclaimed Golf Course Designer, Les Furber has been working in the construction, renovation and design of golf courses for 45 years.  Known as one of “the big four” Canadian Gold designers, his brand of creativity can be seen and enjoyed around the world.

Professional Training and Career Highlights:

Twelve years working within tutelage of Robert Trent Jones both nationally and internationally

Co-founder and owner of Golf Design Services, Canmore, AB

Internationally designed and constructed courses in Cuba, Lithuania, Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland and USA

Nationally designed and constructed over 60 golf course including:

  • The Les Furber Golf Trail
    •                 Bootleg Gap, Kimberley BC
    •                 Trickle Creek, Kimberley BC
    •                 St. Eugene Mission, Cranbrook BC
    •                 Springs at Radium, Radium BC
    •                 Golden Golf Club, Golden BC
  • Silvertip, Canmore BC
  • Predator Ridge, Vernon BC
  • Banff Springs (renovations)
  • Nipawin Evergreen

Member of American Society of Golf Course Architects, Canadian Golf Superintendents  Association, Western Canada Turfgrass Association

Outside of running his business, Les is a long time member of the Canmore Lions Club and the Canmore Golf and Curling Club.  He is an avid golfer and has won numerous golf tournaments as a player.