Member Profile

Ryan Herbach

Current Golf Facility: Elbow Springs GC
Member Classification: Head Professional
Education Background: Grant MacEwan University - Professional Golf Management
 2023 Top 100 Program Points
 2022 Top 100 Program Points
 2021 Top 100 Program Points
 2020 Top 100 Program Points


Originally from Ponoka, Alberta I started the game early, playing golf as far back as I can remember. I worked backshop as a teenager, moving in to the proshop and ultimately became a Professional in 2009 after passing the playing ability test and completing the Professional Golf Management Program at Grant McEwan University in Edmonton. In 2011 moved from my childhood course to Elbow Springs in Calgary becoming a Class A Member in 2013.

Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
That two days are never the same.
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Working backshop at the Ponoka Golf Club as a teenager
Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?
Likely a police officer
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Rory McIlroy
Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
7 Iron
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?
67 Elbow Springs GC
Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
Passing the PAT on my first attempt.
Ryan Herbach

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