Kris Blanks leads Canadian Open
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Kris Blanks has been to Vancouver before, usually just to visit his wife's family, and never with his golf clubs.
The 38-year-old from Georgia is glad he brought the clubs this time.
Blanks shot a 3-under 67 to take a one-stroke lead after a tough first day at the Canadian Open on Thursday.
"When you are traveling with two kids and a suitcase full of Christmas presents the last thing you want to do is drag your golf clubs," Blanks said.
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