Stuart Kidon Back to Facility
Current Golf Facility:
Winston GC (The)
Member Classification:
Class A Professional
Email Address:
skidon@thewinstongolfclub.com
Education Background:
Humber College - PGM

Stuart started his career at the Jasper Park Lodge Golf Club in 2007; his previous experience in the retail business landed him a job as a Golf Shop Supervisor. Stuart passed his PAT in 2008, apprenticing under Alan Carter in Jasper. He spent four summers working at JPL and one winter within the Fairmont company working at Canouan Golf Resort in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. At Canouan, Stuart was the Teaching Professional offering lessons and clinics to hotel guests, and the clubs members.

In 2011 Stuart left the PGA of Alberta to return home to Toronto, Ontario. There he worked at Glencairn Golf Club as a 1st Assistant Golf Professional while finishing his school credentials at Humber College and the PGM program. Stuart spent two years working back in Ontario, starting and growing the junior golf programs at Glencairn and creating a culture for junior golf at the club.

In 2013 the opportunity came to work at Priddis Greens Golf and Country club and return to the PGA of Alberta.

In the winter of 2013 Stuart landed a job in Dunedin, New Zealand as the Head Golf Professional at Chisholm Park Golf Club and St. Clair Golf Club. Working and trying to grow the game in the Otago region he has had the luxury of hosting great events such as the New Zealand Special Olympics, and the New Zealand Open qualifier.

Stuart returned to the Jasper Park Lodge in 2014 as an Associate Golf Professional and spent another 2 summers within the Fairmont Company.

Stuart is currently an Associate Golf professional at the Winston Golf Club in Calgary, Alberta.