Unique Friendship Helps Victoria Teen Golfer Grow Her Game

Victoria's Chelsea Truong (R), 14, Is Considered One Of B.C.'s Elite Young Female Golfers. As Her Career Continues, She's Made Some Unique Friends - Image Courtesy Cheknews.ca

By Kevin Charach/cheknews.ca

Chelsea Truong calls the golf course her second home. “I love the game, it’s my favorite thing to do,” said the 14-year-old.

She plays and practices nearly every day in the summer and usually has a smile on her face. It’s that infectious passion that caught the attention of avid golfer Penny Baziuk.

“She was so enthusiastic about the game and how much she loved just being out there on the course,” said Baziuk, a well known amateur golfer on Vancouver Island.

They met on the practice putting green at Ardmore Golf Course three years ago.

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