CP celebrates the remarkable golf career of Lorie Kane; wishes him success on the Legends of the LPGA Tour
CALGARY, Alta., August 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Canadian Pacific Celebrates CP Ambassador Lori Kane today the 18the green at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club as the Canadian golf icon completed his 30e and the CP Women’s Open Final.
“Lorie has made an outstanding contribution to women’s golf and the community, including serving as an ambassador for CP,” said Keith Creel, President and CEO of CP. “We cherish Lorie for her contributions as a CP Ambassador since 2014, and I look forward to her continuing as an important member of the CP team promoting CP Has Heart in the community.”
Kane continues to compete in Legends of the LPGA, the official senior tour of the LPGA, and will compete in major senior women’s golf championships.
Kane has established a reputation as a mentor to young female golfers, including fellow CP Ambassador, Brooke Henderson. Since turning pro in 1996, Lorie has recorded four career LPGA wins, racked up 99 top-10 finishes and sits 46th on the career earning list with nearly $7 million in earnings. She has won five times on the LPGA Legends.
On Wednesday, Golf Canada announced that it had renamed its newly created recognition awards the Lorie Kane Community Spirit Awards, which will celebrate the commitments of individual leaders using golf as a platform to positively impact their communities.
Off the course, Lorie was named a recipient of the Order of Canada in 2006 – the highest honor for a civilian – and selected as a torchbearer for the 2010 Winter Olympic Torch Relay. She was inducted into the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame (2015) and from Canada Sports Hall of Fame (2021).
About Canadian Pacific
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About CP Has Heart
At CP, we know that a railroad may serve as the arteries of a nation, but it is the heart of the community. CP Has Heart focuses on improving people’s heart health through North America through partnerships, sponsorships, activities and contributions that fund cardiovascular research and the best equipment and care for heart patients. Since 2014, CP Has Heart has engaged over $29 million community heart health initiatives through North America. And along the way, we show heart whenever we can. For more information, visit cpr.ca.
SOURCE Canadian Pacific