• Two-time winner of the South American Amateur Championship (2018. 2019) • Simon Fraser University alumni, Member of TC Am Squad (2018, 2019) • Finished T45 in the 2018 RBC Canadian Open (as an amateur) • Other 2019 results – 3rd ad the Sahalee Players Championship and T8 at the Pacific Coast Amateur
Q: What are some of your nicknames?
Q: How did you get into golf? Explain.
My dad thought it’d be a good idea to introduce me to all sports and I ended up picking golf.
Q: How do you mark your golf ball?
Three blue dots under the number, purple line or arrow.
Q: Do you have any siblings? If so, how old?
Q: What was the last book you read?
A psychology textbook on perception
Q: Who would play you in a movie about your life?
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
My first name is Christopher John; I like to say that I’m a good photographer…
Q: What exercise do you dread the most?
The beep test
Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
A wall mural in Vancouver.
Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?
The scenic views and hikes around the city.
Q: Do you have any superstitions?
Q: What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
My high school bad tag from Vancouver College (it’s the only tag I put on my bag).
Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
Tick Tick Boom by The Hives
Turned pro August 2019
R64 – 2019 U.S. Amateur
15th – 2019 Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship
8th – 2019 Pacific Coast Amateur
3rd – 2019 Sahalee Players Championship
Champion – 2019 South American Championship
45th – 2018 RBC Canadian Open (PGA TOUR)
Champion – 2018 British Columbia Amateur
T5 – 2018 GNAC Championships (NCAA)
T3 – 2018 NDNU Argonaut Invitational (NCAA)
Champion – 2018 South American Amateur
3rd – 2018 Otter Invitational (NCAA)
Champion – 2018 Concordia Invitational (NCAA)
2nd – 2018 WWU Invitational (NCAA)
3rd – 2018 Saint Martin’s Invite (NCAA)
RD-of-64 – 2017 U.S. Amateur
4th – 2017 B.C. Men’s Amateur
4th – 2017 RBC Cordova Bay Invitational
T2 – 2017 Monroe Invitational
2nd – 2017 Glencoe Invitational
T20 – 2017 Freedom 55 Financial Open (Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada)
Champion – 2017 GNAC Championship (NCAA)
4th – 2016 Canadian Men’s Amateur
T5 – 2016 B.C. Men’s Amateur
5th – 2016 Canadian University/College Championship
Champion – 2016 Western Washington Invitational (NCAA)
Champion – 2016 Otter Invitational (NCAA)
Champion – 2016 Mustang Invitational (NCAA)
Champion – 2015 St. Martin’s Invitational (NCAA)
First Team All-GNAC (2015-2018)
Semi-finalist – 2018 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award
Putter: Scotty Cameron Del Mar
Ball: Titleist Pro V1