Member Profile

Weston Gillett

Current Golf Facility: Drayton Valley GC
Member Classification: Head Professional
Education Background: Lethbridge College PGM
Email Address: [email protected]
Website: www.draytonvalleygolf.com
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 2019 Professional Development Points
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PROfile

Born and raised in Lacombe alberta, he spent most of his youth days on the links of Lacombe GCC. Starting working in the backshop and grounds crew until he tried his hand a the proshop in 2006 where he successfully passed his play ability test on the first attempt and remained at Lacombe for 2 seasons. In 2008 he made a move to Kananakis Country Golf Course where he would spend 2 seasons. Moving further west in 2010 was to the Glacier Greens Golf Course on Vancouver Island where he spent 2 years. In 2012 he made a move back to Alberta to be the Head Professional/General Manager at the Drayton Valley Golf Club where he remains today. Work History Assistant Professional Lacombe GCC 2006-2007 Assistant Professional Kananaskis GC 2008-2009 Class A Professional Glacier Greens GC 2010-2012 Head Professional/GM Drayton Valley Golf Club 2012-Present

Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
Everyday offers a different challenge
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Kevin Broderson, Bob Paley, David Clark
Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?
Can
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Indian Wells(Celebrity Course)
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Tiger Woods
Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
60 Degree
Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
288 holes for the ALS Golfathon
Q. What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?
non competitive 64 Glacier Greens GC, 66 competitive a couple times.
Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
My Wife Kathryn and 3 children Will, Seth and Layla
Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
Music, Hockey, Fishing

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