Member Profile

Grant Cammidge

Current Golf Facility: RedTail Landing GC
Member Classification: Executive Professional
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 2019 Professional Development Points
 2018 Professional Development Points

PROfile

  • Feb. 2018 to present - Managing Consultant Puddicombe Golf/RedTail Landing GC
  • 2005-Jan 2018 - CPGA General Manager/COO Edmonton Petroleum Golf & Country Club
  • 2000-2005 CPGA General Manager/ Head Professional-Stony Plain Golf Course
  • 1992-2000 CPGA Head Professional- Stony Plain Golf Course
  • 1988-1992 CPGA Assistant / Associate Professionals- Stony Plain Golf Course
  • 1987 CPGA Assistant Professional- Fort William GCC (Thunder Bay, Ont.)
  • 1985-1986 CPGA Assistant Professional- Sherwood Park GC (Sherwood Park Ab.) Achievements.

• Member of Canadian PGA for 25+ years

• National Post Top 50 Canadian Golf Instructors" came out in 2005

• 2003 Business Manager of the Year, Stony Plain Chamber of Commerce

• Alberta PGA Junior Teacher of the Year 1998, 1999, 2001 & 2003. Edmonton & area in 2000

• Hosted and headed instruction for A.P.G.A. Junior Camps (1990, 1992, 1996)

Playing Achievements.

  •  Winner over 30+ professional tournaments in Canada and the United States
  • 5 time Member Alberta PGA Team- BC vs. Alberta Ryder Cup
  • Canadian Open Qualifier Western Zone Winner 1991
  • Canadian Tour Event cuts made 10+
  • Canadian Winter tour player (Florida)1991 & Space Coast tour player (Florida) 1991

Notable Achievements.

  • Successful bid to host 2018 Oil Country Championship (Mackenzie PGA Tour) (EPGCC)
  •  2017 PGA of Alberta Pro-Junior Championship and Alberta Golf Senior Women’s Championship (EPGCC)
  •  2016 PGA of Alberta Championship(EPGCC)
  • 2015 Alberta Golf Men’s Amateur Championship (EPGCC)
  • 2014 PGA of Alberta Pro-Lady Championship (EPGCC) Host of 2008 RCGA Canadian Junior Men’s Championship (EPGCC)
  • Host of 2007 & 2013 LPGA Women’s Open Qualifier (EPGCC)
  • Host of 2007 Alberta Golf Ladies Amateur Championship (EPGCC)
  • Host 2004 Alberta PGA Assistants Championship (SPGC)
  • Hosted 2000, 2001, 2002,2003 Edmonton Amateur Championships.( SPGC)
  • Hosted the 1999 Alberta P.G.A. Championship (SPGC)

Six of my Juniors then assistants Golf Professionals have gone on to become a Head Professional.

PGA Education

  • 2016 Disney’s Approach to Quality Service, DISNEY INSTITUTE
  • 2016 Social Intelligence, CLUB MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE
  • 2009-2010 Financial Tools, F & B Controls, SELKIRK COLLEGE
  • 2014 Financial Controls, SELKIRK COLLEGE 
  • 2012 Human Resources for Operations Leaders, CLUB MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE
  • 1995 Level III Teaching Certification
  • 1989 - Present Class “A” Golf Professional, Canadian Professional Golfers’ Association
  • 1985 - Present Attended 3 CPGA. Seminars and 20 APGA of AB. Seminars
  • 1985 - 1989 Canadian P.G.A. 5-year Training & Education Program Activities & Memberships
  • 2018 - Field Manager and Player Development Coach (Edmonton & Area Zone), Alberta Golf Association
  • 2017- Present KidSport Parkland, President
  • 2012- Present KidSport Parkland Golf Committee
  • 2013- 2017 Military Appreciation Golf Committee
  • 2009- 2015 Assistant Player Development Coach (Edmonton & Area Zone), Alberta Golf Association
  • 2010-2013 Board Director 2012 Alberta Winter Games Committee
  • 2007 - 2009 President, Stony Plain Minor Hockey Association
  • 2003 - 2010 Board Director, Stony Plain Minor Hockey Association 2
  • 2001 -2017 Member, Canadian Society Club Managers Association
  • 1985 - Present Member, Canadian Professional Golfers’ Association
  • 2002 - 2004 Board Director, Edmonton Golf Association
  • 2001 - 2005 Member, Rotary Club of Stony Plain
  • 2000 - 2003 Board Director, Alberta Professional Golfers’ Association
  • 2001 – 2002 Chairman, Alberta Professional Golfers’ Association Consumer Golf Show
  • 1997-2002 Committee Director, Alberta Professional Golfers’ Association Consumer Golf Show
Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
Friends (brother Professionals) are family
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
George Warrary, Stephen Keeley, Greg Pidlaski, Mac and Tour
Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?
No laughing ...but farming!
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Royal Dornoch and Royal Aberdeen in Scotland plus of course the Pete Club
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Hale Irwin, had an incredible impact on me when I was in Florida in 91
Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
Driver hit 4-6 balls and im good.
Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
7 rounds, longest day played them 31 under par
Q. What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?
63 twice Stony and 65 was course record at Greywolf
Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
Other than my Boys, 1/2 marathons in 2015 & 2016 & APGA Junior teacher of the year .... few times
Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
baseball, fishing, working out, running, and sunday dinners with family

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