Member Profile

Mike Fenske

Current Golf Facility: Turner Valley GC
Member Classification: Class A Professional
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PROfile

I was born in Nokomis Saskatchewan, however My family moved to Thompson Manitoba when I was just two months old. Thompson is my "Home Town" and where I grew up. I played junior hockey for the Thompson King Miners. From junior I went on to play in Germany for a few years 1982-1984. I joined the Manitoba PGA in 1985 under the guidence of Randy Brekke. I worked for Mr. Brekke for two years at the Thompson Golf Club, I then went on to work under Larry Robinson at the Steinbach Fly in Golf club for four years. I received my Class "A" PGA Card in 1990 where I then went on to be the Head Professional at the Thompson golf club. I remained employed with the Thompson golf club until 2006 finishing as the Director of Golf. I then made a Province change and went to work for the Highwood Golf & Country Club from 2007-2009. I became the Head Professional with the Vulcan Golf Club in 2010 and remained there until 2015. I then worked parts of two seasons with the Willow Park Golf Club. I am presently employed by the Turner Valley Golf Club where I am in my 33rd year as a Proud member of the Canadian Professional Golfer’s Association. 

Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
The people, getting to know the members
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Randy Brekke
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Augusta National
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Fred Couples
Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
Pitching wedge
Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
Played 150 holes for Kidney Foundation
Mike Fenske

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