Evan Holmes


Date of Birth
Aug 30, 1994
Calgary, AB
Home Club
Glencoe Golf & Country Club
University of British Columbia
Years on Team

Q & A

What are some of your nicknames?
Holmesy, Wadd


Who or what got you into golf? Explain?
My dad got me started on a par 3 course when I was eight. I loved it but remember shanking one and hitting him in the leg, he wasn’t impressed.


What is your favourite pre-competition meal?
Eggs, yogurt, bagel w/ cream cheese


How about your favourite “cheat” meal?
Panda Express/Chipotle


What was the last book you read?
Strokes Gained by Mark Broadie


What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
I love table tennis


What exercise do you dread the most?


What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
Screenshot a snapchat


What is the best thing about your hometown?
Calgary’s roads.  Living in Vancouver makes me appreciate Deerfoot trail.


What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
Martini golf tee


If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
Stronger – Kanye West


Men’s Medalist Honours 2017 Canadian University/College Championship

T1 – 2016 Sun Life Financial Men’s Amateur Championship
T3 – 2016 Glencoe Invitational
T6 – 2016 Canadian University/College Championship

2016 Alberta Golf Men’s Amateur Player of the Year