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Olivier Menard

Olivier Ménard

Biography

Date of Birth
Dec 8, 1999
Hometown
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Que.
Home Club
Whitlock Golf & Country Club
School
Cégep André-Laurendeau
Years on Team
First year

Quebec’s Olivier Ménard is one of three athletes from the province to make the national junior squad. The Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Que., native joins the team after a season that featured top-five finishes at the CCAA Championship, Canadian Junior Boys Championship, Future Links, driven by Acura Quebec Championship, Quebec Amateur and the Quebec Junior Provincial Match-Up. Ménard was named All-Canadian for his efforts with the Cégep André Laurendeau.

Q & A

Q: What are some of your nicknames?

I usually go by Oli.

Q: How did you get into golf?

I watched my dad hit some golf balls when I was young so later I decided that I wanted to play as well and it all started from there.

Q: How do you mark your golf ball?

I put a blue line on the pro V1x.

Q: Do you have any siblings, If so, how old?

I have a brother he is 16 years old.

Q: What was the last book you read?

Tiger Woods’ How I Play Golf.

Q: Who would you play in a movie about your life?

Probably my brother.

Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

Pretty good at ping pong and I used to play high-level hockey.

Q: What exercise do you dread the most?

Cardio stuff is the worst!

Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?

Picture of my school golf team.

Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?

They have the best hockey rink in the area.

Q: Do you have any superstitions?

I don’t play with Titleist 1 in tournaments.

Q:What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?

I probably have around 10 golf gloves in it

Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

Mob Ties by Drake

Highlights

3rd – 2018 PING CCAA National Championship
Runner-up – 2018 Golf Québec Junior Provincial Match-Play
T2 – 2018 Canadian Junior Boys Championship
T4 – 2018 Future Links Québec Championship

Equipment

Driver: Taylormade M1 460 head graphite design black shaft tour AD S6

Woods: Titleist TS3 13.5 even flow T1100

Irons: Titleist AP2 c-taper 120 S

Wedges: Titleist SM7 46,50,54,58 c-taper 120 S

Putter: Taylormade Spider

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x