|Current Golf Facility:||Hamptons GC (The)|
|Member Classification:||Executive Professional|
|Education Background:||Bachelor of Science in Managerial Economics|
Born and raised in Calgary and now living in Cochrane. Married with 3 children and 2 grandchildren. Attended University of California Davis and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Managerial Economics. Played on NCAA University golf team and competed in NCAA national championship. Turned professional in 1991 after 5 years in the oil and gas industry. Commenced 1st year as a professional at the Turner Valley Golf Club. In 1992 moved to Silver Springs Country Club as an assistant. In 1995 moved to Counry Club of The Hamptons where I have been Head Professional since 2006. Most notable golf victories include: - 2 National Championships - 1 Canadian Assistants Championship and 1 Canadian Club Champions Championship - 5 Alberta Championships - 3 Alberta Assistants Championships, 1 Alberta PGA Championship and 1 Alberta Team Matchplay Championship. - 2 Willingdon Cup Teams - 4 Alberta Assistants Teams - 2 Alberta Head Pro Teams - Various Professional and Amatuer Tournament Victories Away from work I enjoy playing and coaching basketball, skiing, volleyball and spending as much time with family as possible.
|Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?|
The challenge of the game, the variety of the job and the people in the business.
|Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?|
Love of the sport and great role models like Clayton Robb, Don Price,.
|Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?|
|Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?|
Watching Augusta, playing away Silverrock, Olympic Club, playing at home Hamptons, Country Club.,
|Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?|
Now Tiger, Then Freddie, Way back when Jack
|Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?|
|Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?|
|Q. What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?|
62 Carstiars Golf Club
|Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?|
Raising great kids, a happy marriage and a few golf championships (2 National and 5 Provincial)
|Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?|
Basketball, Skiing, Volleyball, Coaching and Gadgets