#7 – Amur Maple – in recognition of Cathy Burton

Cathy is the daughter of Rev. Bob & Margaret Burton. She resides in Calgary with her family and is the Head Professional at River Spirit Golf Course located on the west side of Calgary on the edge of the Rocky Mountains.

Amateur Golf Achievements:

1984 & 1986 Manitoba Amateur Champion
1986 Saskatchewan Amateur Champion
1986 & 1987 Team Canada Member
1987 Member of Commonwealth Team—won Championship in New Zealand Americas Cup-Cali Columbian—finished 11th Manitoba Golfer of the year finalist Nominated for MB Athlete of the year

Professional Golf Achievements:

1988—1990 Joined Futures Professional Tour
1992—1996 LPGA Teaching Division member
1996 CPGA Class A Member


1998—2004 Canadian National Junior Women’s Coach RCGA Girls Club—initiated program and author of program annual Canadian PGA National Facilitator of Teaching and Coaching Certification Program. 2009 Manitoba Golf Hall of Fame Inductee