Member Profile

Robert Lean

Current Golf Facility: Crowsnest Pass GC
Member Classification: Associate Professional
Education Background: Deploma PGM Program
Website: [email protected]
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    I was born in Blairmore AB many years ago. I first took up golf in 1970 and took lessons at Allreds Golf School in 1973 through my High School Bishop Caroll in Calgary AB. For the next 25 years I golfed recreationally and in 1998 made the decision and committment to pursue this wonderful game professionally. Over the course of the next 20 years I was able to complete my schooling pass the playability test, and obtain my Class A status in 2010.  I have enjoyed every moment of the past 20 years whether it was competing in  some of my first tournaments, going back to College, creating and implementing leagues, learning all the ins and outs of the retail end of the golf business, or my greatest passion teaching.

I have been fortunate to have been able to work at various golf facilities from the Glencoe Golf & CC to McCall Lake golf course and Delacour Golf Club. Working at various clubs has enabled me to obtain a wealth of knowledge and skill sets that have contributed to my growth in becoming a competent knowlegedable Class A PGA Professional.

I look forward to the next 20 years and the continuing learning process that in inherent to the golf business and grow personally in my pursuit of helping to grow the wonderful game of golf and help everyone and anyone who I may cross paths with  

Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
Teaching and seeing the joy that others can have by learning and developing new skills and knowledge with regards to golf
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Golf itself and to the essence as to what it really is
Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?
Electrical Engineer
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Crowsnest Pass
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Tom Watson
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?
70 Woodside Airdrie AB
Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
Being over 40 years of age, deciding and accomplishing my goal of becoming a CPGA Professional.
Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
Sports Old Cars LIFE!

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