Mike McEvay Back to Facility
Current Golf Facility:
Goose Hummock GR
Member Classification:
Head Professional

What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
I love the game because the onus is on me to hit a good shot. I love the business of golf because I enjoy the challenges it provides and the vast knowledge and skills that are developed from this

What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
I can't say there was one individual who influenced me but I have always had a passion for teaching and felt no better place to do it then in a game and business I love

What would you be doing if you weren't a Golf Professional?
Teacher

What is your favourite golf course in the world?
I have not had the chance to play the greats but I absolutely love playing any course designed by Stanley Thompson. Outside of Canada my favourite is Chambers Bay - Host site for 2015 US Open

Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Tiger Woods

What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
Gap Wedge or Sand Wedge

What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
162 - 4am until 10pm

What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?
65 at Nanaimo Golf Club; 53 at Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club (course record - par 61)

What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
Seeing the development of some of the juniors I have worked with. Winning the Reynolds Cup at the Nanaimo Golf Club by shooting a 68 in the final round match.

What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
I could play hockey everyday of my life. I like Badminton, Tennis, Curling and floor hockey. I enjoy movies and music.