|Current Golf Facility:||Country Hills GC|
|Member Classification:||Apprentice Professional|
|Education Background:||BSc-Dalhousie, McMaster(GMIC)|
|Email Address:||[email protected]
Michael was born and raised in Miramichi, New Brunswick. At 14 he fell in love with golf after some of his friends invited him out to a local 9 hole course. Over the next few years he would play as much golf as he could, eventually winning his Men’s club Championship at 19 years old. Michael went to Dalhousie University where he attained his Bachelors of Science-Biology in 2013. He wasted no time moving to Calgary in pursuit of a career. It wasn’t long before Michael realized where is true passion lied; GOLF. While working at the Glencoe Golf & CC he decided to go and try to get his Pro Card. He was tied for low medalist with with a total of 149 thru 2 days. His first professional job was in 2018 working under Kurtis Foote at Woodside Golf Course, where he remained for 2 years. In 2020 Michael will again work under Kurtis at Country Hills Golf & CC.
|Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?|
When you get to see the look on someone’s face when they shoot their career best.
|Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?|
My family has always supported me to follow my passion.
|Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?|
I would be following a career with biology
|Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?|
Glen Arbour in Nova Scotia
|Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?|
John Rahm/Adam Scott
|Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?|
60 Degree Wedge
|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?|
66 at Woodside Golf Course
|Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?|
Passing my PAT, first top 10 in a PGA of Alberta in 2018, and T-11th in 2019 TOP 100
|Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?|
Curling, Camping, Reading, Running, Beer tasting